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    Ohio Police Escort 5-Year-Old Daughter of Slain Officer on Her First Day of School

    The 5-year-old daughter of an Akron, Ohio, officer who was killed while off-duty started her first day of kindergarten on Thursday and received a police escort. This story aired on the KTLA 5 News at 10 p.m. on Aug. 28, 2015.  

  • An investigation was underway in South L.A. on Aug. 29, 2015, after a man was fatally shot on the street. (Credit: KTLA)

    Man Dies After Being Shot Multiple Times on South L.A. Street

    A man in his 30s died after being shot on a street in the Florence neighborhood of South Los Angeles early Saturday, according to police. The victim was at the intersection of West 84th Street and South Broadway — which is near the 110 Freeway — at about 1 a.m. when the shooting occurred, Sgt. Alaniz of the Los Angeles Police Department’s 77th Division said. He sustained multiple gunshot wounds to the torso, and was unconscious and not breathing by […]

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    Dogs of KTLA Come Together to Celebrate National Dog Day

    To help celebrate National Dog Day, the staff at KTLA present these photos of their beloved pets. This segment aired on the KTLA 5 News at 3 on Aug. 26, 2015.

  • An apparent shooting led to the hospitalization of a man on Aug. 25, 2015. (Credit: RMG News)

    Male Victim Hospitalized After Apparent Shooting on 210 Freeway in Pasadena

    A male victim was hospitalized and listed in stable condition Tuesday after an apparent shooting on the 210 Freeway in Pasadena, local police Lt. John Luna said. This video aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015.

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    Artist Profile: Dylan Dunlap – Mercedes-Benz Street Beats

    Dylan Dunlap talks about being a street performer, and how the challenges in his life have found their way into his music.

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    Win tickets to see Britney in Vegas, plus hotel stay

    You could win 2 tickets to see “Britney: Piece of Me” at The AXIS at Planet Hollywood, plus a two-night stay at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.  The winner also receives dinner for two at Gordon Ramsay BurGR, as well as two rides on the Strip’s first and only FlowRider wave machine.  Just enter below by filling out the form and clicking “Enter Now”.  Good luck! KTLA – TV PRESENTS “PLANET HOLLYWOOD/BRITNEY SPEARS LAS VEGAS TRIP GIVEAWAY […]

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    6-Year-Old North Carolina Boy Dials 911, Saves Grandfather’s Life

    A 6-year-old boy in North Carolina is being praised for saving his grandfather’s life. The two of them were home alone when 84-year-old Willard Summer suffered a heart attack and told his grandson, Trevor Fowler, to dial 911. This story aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Aug. 23, 2015.

  • Volunteers install 3,000 inflated vinyl spheres in the water at MacArthur Park. The project is the brainchild of brothers Bernie and Ed Massey. (Credit: Brian van der Brug/Los Angeles Times)

    Colorful Spheres Placed in Macarthur Park’s Lake as Part of Art Project

    Volunteers began placing thousands of colorful spheres in the lake at MacArthur Park on Saturday as part of a project conceived by artist Ed Massey. Courtney Friel reports for the KTLA 5 News at 10 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015.

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    Video: Family of Bears Has the ‘Time of Their Life’ at Backyard Pool Party in New Jersey

    A homeowner in New Jersey captured multiple videos of a family of bears romping in a family’s backyard, above-ground pool. In videos posted to YouTube on Wednesday by Tim Basso, five cubs and an adult bear can be seen playing with toys, swimming in the pool and jumping off a plastic slide. Some pool toys were damaged, but the bears looked like they were having a great time. The little girl watching, however, wasn’t as pleased. She said she was scared and didn’t […]