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Mayor Eric Garcetti and leaders of the Los Angeles school district and the teachers union will speak at a City Hall news conference Tuesday morning in what is widely expected to be an announcement about a deal to end the six-day teachers’ strike.
Garcetti will by joined by L.A. schools Supt. Austin...
A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Tuesday morning one mile from Brawley, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 12:24 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 6.2 miles.
According to the USGS, the epicenter was seven miles from Imperial, 11 miles from El Centro, 18...
California State University is poised to enroll thousands more Californians and step up support to help them graduate sooner, thanks to a hefty increase in state funding proposed by Gov. Gavin Newsom.
Cal State trustees will take their first collective look at the governor’s 2019-20 budget proposal...
A former CIA technical operations officer who helped rescue six U.S. diplomats from Iran in 1980 and was portrayed by Ben Affleck in the Academy Award-winning film "Argo," has died. He was 78.
A family statement and his literary agent confirmed that Antonio "Tony" Mendez died Saturday at an assisted-living...
The push is on in Oceanside to begin legally growing, processing and distributing medical cannabis under an ordinance the city approved last year.
So far, 16 applications have been received for the five cultivation licenses available in the city. Additional applications have been submitted for...
A push to rename William E. Fanning Elementary School has been the cause of a great divide among Brea residents for the last year and a half.
Those who support a name change claim William E. Fanning, a former Brea-Olinda School District superintendent, had ties to the local Ku Klux Klan chapter...
Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to use state funds to help migrant families arriving at the California border.
Much of the money will likely go to San Diego nonprofits and community organizations, collectively known as the San Diego Rapid Response Network, running a temporary shelter for families released...
Nathan Glazer, a prominent sociologist and public intellectual who assisted on a classic study of conformity, “The Lonely Crowd,” and co-wrote a groundbreaking document of nonconformity, “Beyond the Melting Pot,” has died at 95.
Glazer's daughter, Sarah Glazer, confirmed her father died Saturday...
A shallow magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported Monday morning in Whitmore Hot Springs, Calif., east of Mammoth Lakes, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 10:22 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 1.2 miles.
According to the USGS, the epicenter was 74 miles from Clovis,...
A shallow magnitude 3.3 earthquake was reported Sunday evening two miles from Lake Almanor Peninsula, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 8:11 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 0.6 mile.
According to the USGS, the epicenter was 29 miles from Susanville, Calif.,...
The flocks of electric scooters appeared one night late last year in Altadena and East Pasadena, surprising locals who found them perched, without warning, on sidewalks along two busy retail corridors.
“I came to work, opened the store — and they were there,” said Paul Netherton, who manages the...
By Wednesday, the Vargas family had fine-tuned an intricate dance, choreographed so that both parents and all three kids could support the teachers’ strike.
That morning, from about 6:30 to 9, parents Arnoldo and Maricela Vargas protested outside Banning High School, where Arnoldo is an art teacher...
Teams from the teachers union and the L.A. Unified School District are working long hours this weekend to settle a teachers’ strike that has so far cost students five days of normal instruction.
Hopes have been rising for a quick resolution but some already are expressing anxiety about what could...
Andy Vajna, a Hungarian American film producer who worked on several “Rambo” movies with Sylvester Stallone, “Total Recall” with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Madonna’s “Evita,” has died. He was 74.
Vajna, who produced many other films, died Sunday at his Budapest, Hungary, home after a long illness,...
Corey Moss, who normally runs a production company, stood at the head of his dining table, surrounded by 17 fidgeting third-, fourth- and fifth- graders.
He’d already had them work on language arts. They’d discussed how to identify musical beats. They’d studied math using football concepts — multiplying...
The lead-up to the Los Angeles teachers’ strike was loud and acrimonious — as was the start of the walkout. Now the labor dispute has entered a quiet phase, but it’s too early to tell if it is nearing an end.
Bargaining teams for striking teachers and the Los Angeles Unified School District were...
Several times in the last few years my family headed up to the Bay Area thinking it would be the last chance to see my mother alive.
She had a bum heart and kidney disease, and she’d get confused in the middle of a sentence, like a hiker lost in a heavy fog. She had said many times since the death...
A jury on Friday found that a former Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy lied to FBI agents about the beating of a visitor to a county jail.
The guilty verdict against Byron Dredd, which came nearly eight years after the 2011 assault, served as a capstone on the sweeping investigation federal authorities...
If striking Los Angeles teachers needed an omen as they rallied in Grand Park downtown Friday, Mother Nature obliged. After four days of picketing in rain and chill and gloom, the sun burst forth.
“Do you feel your power?” union President Alex Caputo-Pearl asked the masses, who stretched from the...
Southern California Edison — fighting dozens of legal claims related to the Montecito mudslides that followed the Thomas fire — is putting the blame on Santa Barbara County and Caltrans for failing to prepare for deadly debris flows they knew were inevitable.
More than 75 lawsuits have been filed...
A week ago, Los Angeles schools Supt. Austin Beutner went to Sacramento to nail down support for the school district if teachers decided to go on strike.
He came back sounding very optimistic that lawmakers understood the district’s finances were so perilous that it could not afford what the teachers...
Parents at Elysian Heights Elementary speak proudly of its longstanding culture of civic-mindedness: the after-school art and music classes taught on a volunteer basis. A curriculum that stresses concepts of social justice and community. The mascot, a stray tabby cat fed and nurtured by students...
A shallow magnitude 3.4 earthquake was reported Friday morning two miles from Fondo, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 12:19 a.m. PST at a depth of 6.2 miles.
According to the USGS, the epicenter was 13 miles from Brawley, 21 miles from Imperial and 25 miles...
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Both El Torito and Acapulco Restaurant y Cantina have going-to-the-Super-Bowl specials, oh yeah.
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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is hiring California residents to assist in the recovery efforts in the aftermath of the Camp, Hill and Woolsey Fires in Ventura, Butte and Los Angeles counties.
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Take a look at some of the top images in the news in Southern California.
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Starbucks fans, rejoice! The company is launching delivery service at nearly one-fourth of its U.S. coffee shops, and that includes Los Angeles.
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The search is on for a peeping Tom caught on surveillance video ducking into bushes and peering into a window in the early hours of Monday morning in an unincorporated area of Hemet.
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Los Angeles Lakers players Brandon Ingram, Kyle Kuzma, and Ivica Zubac discuss Klay Thompson scoring 44 points in their blowout loss to the Warriors.
The Lakers got it served on ice as Klay Thompson scored 44 points and the Golden State Warriors routed the shorthanded Lakers, 130-11, on Martin Luther King Jr. Day at Staples Center.
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Savor nearly two months of tasty tidbits at Disney California Adventure, in Anaheim.
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A 61-year-old man died after a punch in the parking lot of a Lancaster Jack in the Box. Gordon Tokumatsu reports for NBC4 News at 6 p.m. on Jan. 21, 2019.
UTLA and LAUSD continue negotiations with strike set to remain in place until at least Tuesday. Kim Baldonado reports for NBC4 News at 6 p.m. on Jan. 21, 2019.
The family of a missing 16-year-old is pleading for her to come home. Tony Shin reports for NBC4 News at 6 p.m. on Jan. 21, 2019.
The Moreno Valley Police Department is asking for help locating a missing 16-year-old girl. Aranda Briones was reported missing after she never returned home from a night out with friends.
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A box truck flipped in Boyle Heights after crashing with cars on the street Monday morning.
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A man was arrested Monday for allegedly running his wife over with a car, while the couple's two children witnessed the incident in Irvine.
LA honored the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. today with a celebration and parade. Angie Crouch reports for the NBC4 News at 5 Monday, Jan. 21, 2019.
The Los Angeles Rams could walk away with a free beer for everyone in LA if they win Super Bowl LIII, thanks to Bud Light.
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Die-hard fans have waited 35 years for this. So how much is it going to cost to see the Rams in the Super Bowl? Patrick Healy reports for the NBC4 News at 5 Monday, Jan. 21, 2019.
Los Angeles residents say the homeless crisis is making them concerned over the cleanliness and safety of their neighborhoods.
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Some say the way LA counts is flawed. John Cadiz Klemack reports for the NBC4 News at 5 Monday, Jan. 21, 2019.
South Los Angeles honors the life of a civil rights icon. The Kingdom Day Parade began Monday morning on its 3-mile route at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Western Avenue.
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Mammoth Mountain received the biggest storm of the season with four feet of snow Thursday.
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The flakes are piling up, significantly, at the ski resort.
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A home belonging to boxer Manny Pacquiao was burglarized at about the time he was fighting in Las Vegas.
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The new nighttime projection show brings a dance party vibe to The Happiest Place on Earth.
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Raise a dram to the 260th birthday of poet Robbie Burns. Plus: Focus on Female Directors, vintage Oscar music, new Disneyland experience, dance on film
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The Miracle Mile museum is waiving admission on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
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The Super Blood Wolf Moon Eclipse featured possibly the greatest name ever given to an natural occurrence, and when the skies over Los Angeles cleared on Sunday night, the event was not a letdown.
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A rare celestial event and a thrilling game made for a spectacular Sunday night.
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Following the destructive wild fires that roared throughout Southern California in November, Jerilynn Stevens, hair stylist on The Voice, decided to give back with free hair cuts to Camp Fire evacuees.
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Greg Zuerlein's 57-yard field goal in overtime to launch the LA Rams into the Super Bowl: priceless— SeatGeek's price for a Super Bowl ticket: over $5,000 with the cheapest about $4,000.
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Freshman Rep. Katie Hill, (D-Aqua Dulce) says that if her party is to accomplish anything, it must focus on issues such as health care and income inequality rather than on impeaching President Trump.
The Lakers announced on Sunday afternoon that point guard Lonzo Ball is expected to miss four-to-six weeks with a Grade 3 left ankle sprain.
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