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  • Il Volo at the Microsoft Theater

    Operatic pop trio Il Volo is coming to Southern California next year.  Text SING to 515151 for your chance to win 2 tickets to see Il Volo live in concert at the Microsoft Theater on Thursday, March 5, 2020.  Message and data rates apply.  Good luck!

  • Bottlenose dolphin jump beside a whale watching vessel on Dec. 5, 2019. (Credit: Chelsea Mayer)

    High-Flying Dolphins Delight Passengers on Whale-Watching Cruise in Newport Beach

    A group of people out on a whale watching excursion off the coast of Newport Beach were treated to an impressive display Tuesday — a stunning stampede of dolphins. Video from a Davey’s Locker Whale Watching boat captured at least 40 bottlenose dolphins frolicking alongside the vessel, eliciting exclamations of delight from passengers. The high-flying dolphins leaped beside the watercraft, some jumping more than 10 feet in the air, according to Jessica Roame, the marine education program manager for Newport […]

  • Cyndi Lauper & Friends: Home for the Holidays

    Cyndi Lauper and Friends are bringing “Home For The Holidays,” a benefit for True Colors United, to the Novo in Downtown LA on Tuesday, December 10th. Don’t miss special guests Marilyn Manson, King Princess, Kesha, Brandi Carlisle, K. Flay and many more on this stellar night. Tickets on sale now at AXS.com. Text HOME to 515151 for your chance to win 2 tickets to the show on Tuesday, December 10 at the Novo. Message and data rates apply. Good luck!

  • The street signs for Palm Avenue and Lomita Street are seen on Dec. 4, 2019. (Credit: KTLA)

    2 Robbers Sought in Burbank Home Invasion Robbery That Left Resident Injured

    Two robbers remain at large Thursday after breaking into a Burbank home and injuring a resident, officials said. Burbank police said they received a call about the incident in the 1100 block of W. Palm Avenue at 6:20 p.m. Wednesday. Investigators learned that a man encountered two male individuals in his home and that an altercation ensued. The pair took some property and fled on foot, officials said. The victim suffered lacerations on his head and was taken to the […]

  • Sheryl Lee Ralph Raises AIDS Awareness Through Her DIVA Foundation

    For the past 30 years, Tony-nominated actress and activist Sheryl Lee Ralph has worked to raise HIV/AIDS awareness through the DIVA Foundation. DIVA, which stands for Divinely Inspired Victoriously Aware, is a nonprofit organization Ralph founded in 1990 after losing so many of her friends to AIDS during a time when public awareness was much lower about the life-threatening disease. Ralph witnessed many people turn their backs on people affected by AIDS. “The community, everyone, people of all kinds of […]

  • The Lake Elsinore Sheriff's Station released this photo of the bull on Dec. 3, 2019.

    ‘Anyone Missing Their Bull?’ Deputies Seek Owner After Large Animal Found Wandering Wildomar Road

    The Lake Elsinore Sheriff’s Station on Tuesday afternoon sought help finding the owner of a bull found roaming the streets of Wildomar earlier in the day. Deputies were dispatched to a report of a bull running down a section of Grand Avenue and located the large animal, according to a post on the Sheriff’s Station’s Facebook page. They corralled the bull with the help of Animal Friends of the Valleys, the post stated. He was then taken to a ranch. […]

  • Take 5 to Care – 2019 Holiday Season

    Assistance for the less fortunate residents of Southern California is always in great demand, and though the need lasts year-round, the holiday season is a particularly tough time for many. That’s why KTLA 5 has joined forces with local businesses and organizations to increase food and toy donations as part of the 2018 “Take 5 To Care” holiday campaign. On Friday, December 13, 2019, KTLA 5 and Stater Bros. are partnering for a food drive at the Stater Bros. location in Rancho Cucamonga […]

  • 29th Annual DIVAS Simply Singing Fundraiser

    Watch live video from the 29th annual DIVAS Simply Singing benefit event, along with red carpet coverage. This year, the longtime fundraiser is honoring the cooks of Project Angel Food, a KTLA community partner. Text DIVAS2019 to 52182 to donate. Message and data rates apply.

  • The Rose Parade presented by Honda on KTLA 5

    KTLA 5 and KTLA.COM is the home of the Rose Parade presented by Honda. Watch on KTLA 5 and live streaming on KTLA.COM starting at 6 a.m. on New Year’s Day. And don’t miss our special Band Cam, with more coverage of marching bands, live streaming on the KTLA 5 Facebook page.

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