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VIDEO: Strange sounds take over American Airlines intercom system

LOS ANGELES - Wait… what was that?!. It's a question the passengers on an American Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Dallas asked themselves after the in-flight intercom system started broadcasting some really bizarre sounds - and you've got to hear it for yourself. One of the passengers on...

Pedestrian killed by vehicle in South LA

LOS ANGELES – A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle Monday evening in South Los Angeles. Paramedics were called at 10:14 p.m. to 10601 S. San Pedro St., between Century Boulevard and 108th Street, where they found the pedestrian, said Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Brian Humphrey.

L.A. Rapper Kee Riches Reportedly Killed In Compton Triple Shooting

Compton, CA – Los Angeles-based rapper Kee Riches was reportedly shot and killed in Compton over the weekend. According to KTLA, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputies responded to calls of a shooting near the 1500 block of South Chester Avenue on Saturday (September 24) around 9:40 p.m. local time.

Reports of fight at Valhalla Mortuary in North Hollywood draws large police response

Police were called to Valhalla Mortuary in North Hollywood Monday afternoon after receiving reports of a large fight on the property. According to Los Angeles Police Department, officers were made aware of a domestic disturbance at the cemetery, located on 10621 Victory Boulevard at around 3:30 p.m.A police helicopter was dispatched to the scene and saw a large group fighting, but when ground units arrived the group dispersed. There was no word of any arrests made or if any injuries resulted from the altercation. This is a developing story. Check back for details. 

Woman Robbed of Jewelry and Cash at Gunpoint as Witness Watched in Los Angeles

Frightening video shows a woman being robbed at gunpoint, while a witness can only watch helplessly. The LAPD says it happened around 11 a.m. in a public parking garage downtown. The manager of the building told KCBS that just weeks ago, another scary incident took place at the same shopping center. A group of suspects raided a jewelry store and smashed glass cases, hoping to rob the place. He says they were unable to break through. Inside Edition Digital’s Mara Montalbano has more.

Lynette Romero Officially Joins NBC4/KNBC In Los Angeles After KTLA Exit

It’s official: Lynette Romero, who left KTLA abruptly this month, will join Today in LA as anchor and reporter. Romero will anchor NBC4’s weekday newscast from 4-7 a.m. alongside co-anchor Adrian Arambulo, meteorologist Belen De Leon and traffic anchor Robin Winston. Her first day on-air will be October 10. “Lynette has the right combination of journalistic experience and genuine warmth that comes across on the air and in person,” said Renee Washington, VP News at NBC4. “She is a dynamic anchor with an upbeat approach to help our viewers kick start their day, and I am happy to welcome her to...

Woman struck and killed while crossing South LA street

A woman was struck and killed while walking in a crosswalk in South LA.The woman was crossing San Pedro near 106th Street when a vehicle slammed into her at about 10:14 p.m. Monday, according to police.The woman is believed to be about 25 years old and has not been identified. Police say the driver remained at the scene and is cooperating with investigators.No arrests have been made.

Crimes and Arrests

First published in the Sept. 24 print issue of the Glendale News-Press. An unidentified man was seen using his cellphone to take multiple pictures outside of Dunsmore Elementary School at around 10:15 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 15. He was described as a 45- to 55-year-old white or Hispanic man with a medium build, standing 6 feet tall and wearing an orange T-shirt with “Arizona” printed on the back and a black helmet, and was driving a motorcycle with a red or orange tank, raised handlebars and a passenger backrest.