01/19/2017 at 14:42. Facebook
TRAFFIC ALERT: Two separate truck crashes caused the closures of the southbound 5 Freeway and the southbound 14 Freeway truck lanes.

The wrecks are expected to be cleared by noon, so expect delays on the freeways.

2 crashes shut down SB 5 Fwy truck lanes in Newhall Pass
01/19/2017 at 14:07. Facebook
John Gregory is live in the Newhall Pass, where a car carrier overturned in the southbound truck lanes.
01/19/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
Former President George H.W. Bush remains hospitalized as he battles pneumonia, while his wife Barbara fights off bronchitis.

Doctors diagnose Barbara Bush with bronchitis
01/19/2017 at 13:10. Facebook
Rain continues to drench the Southland, making for a slow, wet commute. It could bring 1-2 inches of rain by the end of the day. Two more storms are expected to move in over the weekend.

Forecast: [ Link ]
Live radar: [ Link ]
Watches/Warnings: [ Link ]
ABC7 Weather: [ Link ]

1st of 3 storms soaks the Southland
01/19/2017 at 07:24. Facebook
A crowd of 200 danced their way to Vice President-elect Mike Pence's house in Washington, D.C., in protest of what they view as his anti-LGBTQ agenda.

Pence protesters twerk their way through DC, march to VP-elect's home
01/19/2017 at 06:15. Facebook
The Education Secretary-designate raised eyebrows during her confirmation hearing by refusing to say guns shouldn't be in schools and quipping that in Wyoming, they would help protect against bears.

What Betsy DeVos said about guns in schools and grizzly bears
01/19/2017 at 05:24. Facebook
This is going to be big.

The first of three back-to-back storms moves into SoCal with a total potential of 5 inches of rain and 5 days of downpours. Wow!
Dallas Raines and the #MegaDoppler are pinpointing new trouble spots in several neighborhoods. Tonight at 11 from ABC7 Eyewitness News.
01/19/2017 at 04:08. Facebook
Sasha and Malia Obama were little girls when they moved into the White House, and now, as they prepare to move out, (in Dad’s words) β€œThey have turned out to be terrific young women.” [ Link ]
01/19/2017 at 03:11. Facebook
A Riverside 5th grader who created a "kill list" with fellow students' names was initially only suspended for two days, but district officials now say the student will not return to school this year.

Riverside student who made 'kill list' not returning to school
01/19/2017 at 02:22. Facebook
An officer at the CHP - Newhall station took in a bulldog named Fonzie after its owner was seriously hurt in a car crash and hospitalized. [ Link ]

"It was like having a guardian angel right there when you needed him," the injured man's wife said.
01/19/2017 at 01:08. Facebook
Business manager Jonathan Schwartz faces a maximum of 23 years in prison for allegedly stealing $4.8 million from Alanis Morissette and $1.7 million from other celebrity clients.

Alanis Morissette manager admits to embezzling $6.5 million from clients
01/19/2017 at 00:04. Facebook
Two Chicago-area brothers got married on the same day, then had their first sons on the same day, at the same hospital with the same doctor.

Brothers who married on same day welcome 1st children on same day
yesterday at 22:23. Facebook
A deadly officer-involved shooting near LAX was captured on video. [ Link ]

Authorities said a deadly-weapon suspect led police on a chase before jumping out his vehicle.
yesterday at 21:38. Facebook
BREAKING NEWS: A man wielding a hatchet was shot by police following a chase near LAX. Several blocks near the airport have been shut down.

Man with hatchet shot after police chase ends in Westchester
yesterday at 20:15. Facebook
In photos released by the victim's family, deep cuts can be seen across the 18-year-old's face, head and neck, while her hands and arms are bandaged.

WARNING: Some viewers may find the pictures disturbing in nature.

Newly released photos show severity of machete attack
yesterday at 19:24. Facebook
President Obama holds his final press conference at the White House, just two days before his second term ends.
yesterday at 18:36. Facebook
BREAKING NEWS: Former President George H.W. Bush was moved to the intensive care unit, and his wife Barbara Bush was also admitted to the hospital.

George H.W. Bush moved to ICU, Barbara Bush also hospitalized
yesterday at 18:09. Facebook
If the water level at Mono Lake rises another 2.5 feet, Los Angeles will be able to take almost four times as much water from the lake than currently allowed.

LA eyes Mono Lake water levels near Yosemite
yesterday at 17:09. Facebook
Dramatic video shows a Good Samaritan jumping into action to rescue a bus driver and passengers during flash flooding in Houston. [ Link ]
yesterday at 16:21. Facebook
THIS JUST IN: 2016 was officially the hottest year on record, according to government scientists.

2016 hottest year on record