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LA City Council Member Tom LaBonge Video included

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Today's guest is Tom LaBonge, the Los Angeles City Council member representing Council District 4.  Mr. LaBonge is a native Angeleno, born and raised in the Silver Lake District. 
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Wednesday's Child

Julissa Strives For The Award Of A Loving Family Video included

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Just days before this week's Emmy awards show, this week's Wednesday's Child Julissa (1998) got a chance to shine as she walked the red carpet at the Doris Bergman Pre-Emmy Gifting Event. More>>

Midday Sunday with Tony Valdez

Lisa See: China Dolls Video included

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Lisa See's new book 'China Dolls' continues her tradition of writing novels that are a touchstone for the Chinese-American experience. The Los Angeles author's ninth book focuses on the experiences of three young Asian women working in San Francisco night club called The Forbidden City before the beginning of World War II. More>>

Wednesday's Child

Joseph Aims High In Hopes Of A Forever Home Video included

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This week we want to make a federal case for Joseph (1998) finding a forever family, so we obtained the necessary clearances to accompany Joseph to the Los Angeles Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). And during our friendly investigation, we found Joseph to be a dynamic teen with a good bit of focus and determination for someone his age. More>>

Mexican American Boxing In LA

Mexican American Boxing In LA Video included

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Los Angeles used to be a major venue for championship boxing. From the 1930s through the 1970s, there were prize fights nearly every night in metropolitan Los Angeles, primarily at the Olympic Auditorium in Downtown Los Angeles. More>>

Point of View

California Has Highest Gas Tax In The Nation Video included

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California motorists are burdened with the highest gas tax in the nation: 71 cents for every gallon of gas purchased. If that was not enough, along comes AB-32 that mandates that vehicle fuel production will be, in effect, taxed beginning in 2015.

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Human Trafficking On The Rise, Orange County Launches Awareness Campaign Video included

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Human trafficking is the fastest growing organized crime generating $32 Billion dollars a year. In Orange County, law enforcement has been actively seeking perpetrators and rescuing the victims. More>>

Point of View

Keeping Our Movie Industry In California Video included

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Runaway movie production is out of control. KTTV Vice President and General Manager Kevin Hale looks at what needs to be done bring the movie industry back to Los Angeles, in this POV.


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  • Labor Day: Beach? Hiking? How About Football

    Labor Day: Beach? Hiking? How About Football

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:38 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:38:26 GMT
    Labor Day is coming up this Monday! It's the last official weekend of summer. So what's there to do? There are plenty of things, such as hitting up the beach with some friends and catching up on your tan, or even going hiking in the Hollywood Hills. But I know for me and others, Labor Day indicates one thing -- football season. I
    Labor Day is coming up this Monday! It's the last official weekend of summer. So what's there to do? There are plenty of things, such as hitting up the beach with some friends and catching up on your tan, or even going hiking in the Hollywood Hills. But I know for me and others, Labor Day indicates one thing -- football season. I
  • FOX 11 Archives: Post-Emmy Bash(ed)

    FOX 11 Archives: Post-Emmy Bash(ed)

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:13 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:13:55 GMT
    Emmy Show after-parties tend to be raucous affairs. Even for those who don't receive statues, the music, the dancing, the food and yes, the free-flowing alcohol combine to put many party guests in a spirited mood. Although I don't imbibe, I felt that spirit at the two crowded galas I attended this week. 
    Emmy Show after-parties tend to be raucous affairs. Even for those who don't receive statues, the music, the dancing, the food and yes, the free-flowing alcohol combine to put many party guests in a spirited mood. Although I don't imbibe, I felt that spirit at the two crowded galas I attended this week. 
  • Bring It On Ice Bucket Challenge

    Bring It On Ice Bucket Challenge

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:05 AM EDT2014-08-27 04:05:41 GMT
    Yes, I too took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge! With the donation drive gone viral, I assumed it was only a matter of time before I was asked to step up for ALS and get doused on camera with a bucket of ice water, and/or donate!
    Yes, I too took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge! With the donation drive gone viral, I assumed it was only a matter of time before I was asked to step up for ALS and get doused on camera with a bucket of ice water, and/or donate!
  • Gina's PeopleMore>>

  • Gina's People

    Pauly's Project

    Pauly's Project

    Monday, June 16 2014 9:36 AM EDT2014-06-16 13:36:31 GMT
    He's blind and autistic but with the help of his father, Pauly Avila is giving the gift of music to the homeless. He is the FOX 11 Viewer of the week and the focus of Gina's People.
    He's blind and autistic but with the help of his father, Pauly Avila is giving the gift of music to the homeless. He is the FOX 11 Viewer of the week and the focus of Gina's People.
  • Gina's People

    Smiles For Scarlette

    Smiles For Scarlette

    Monday, June 9 2014 10:53 AM EDT2014-06-09 14:53:08 GMT
    Baby Scarlette Tipton was born five months ago with an abnormally large, left arm. It measures approximately three times the size of her right arm. Doctors say this is an extremely rare condition. Doctors have given Scarlette's parents different diagnosis, the latest is Undifferentiated Sarcoma, a very rare childhood cancer.
    Baby Scarlette Tipton was born five months ago with an abnormally large, left arm. It measures approximately three times the size of her right arm. Doctors say this is an extremely rare condition. Doctors have given Scarlette's parents different diagnosis, the latest is Undifferentiated Sarcoma, a very rare childhood cancer.
  • Gina's People

    Music LA: Instrument Donation To Inner City Kids

    Music LA: Instrument Donation To Inner City Kids

    Monday, June 2 2014 11:58 AM EDT2014-06-02 15:58:38 GMT
    This week in Gina's People we recognize a FOX 11 viewer who is making a difference by bringing music to inner city children. Norka Regalado started the Rudy Regalado Foundation in memory of her father Rudy.
    This week in Gina's People we recognize a FOX 11 viewer who is making a difference by bringing music to inner city children. Norka Regalado started the Rudy Regalado Foundation in memory of her father Rudy.
  • Wednesday's ChildMore>>

  • Wednesday's Child

    Julissa Strives For The Award Of A Loving Family

    Julissa Strives For The Award Of A Loving Family

    Thursday, August 28 2014 2:06 PM EDT2014-08-28 18:06:45 GMT
    Just days before this week's Emmy awards show, this week's Wednesday's Child Julissa (1998) got a chance to shine as she walked the red carpet at the Doris Bergman Pre-Emmy Gifting Event.
    Just days before this week's Emmy awards show, this week's Wednesday's Child Julissa (1998) got a chance to shine as she walked the red carpet at the Doris Bergman Pre-Emmy Gifting Event.
  • Wednesday's Child

    Samajai Holds A Strong Spirit For A New, Loving Family

    Samajai Holds A Strong Spirit For A New, Loving Family

    Thursday, August 21 2014 1:00 AM EDT2014-08-21 05:00:09 GMT
    This week's Wednesday's Child is another sample of just how strong the human spirit is even in the earliest stages. Samajai (2012) has been negotiating many medical issues since his beginning, including Intrauterine Growth Restriction, Microcephaly, Goldenhar Syndrome, an ear anomaly, hypospadius, a ventricular septal defect, a cleft palate and a rib/sternum anomaly.
    This week's Wednesday's Child is another sample of just how strong the human spirit is even in the earliest stages. Samajai (2012) has been negotiating many medical issues since his beginning, including Intrauterine Growth Restriction, Microcephaly, Goldenhar Syndrome, an ear anomaly, hypospadius, a ventricular septal defect, a cleft palate and a rib/sternum anomaly.
  • Wednesday's Child

    Joseph Aims High In Hopes Of A Forever Home

    Joseph Aims High In Hopes Of A Forever Home

    Thursday, August 14 2014 1:00 AM EDT2014-08-14 05:00:16 GMT
    This week we want to make a federal case for Joseph (1998) finding a forever family, so we obtained the necessary clearances to accompany Joseph to the Los Angeles Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). And during our friendly investigation, we found Joseph to be a dynamic teen with a good bit of focus and determination for someone his age.
    This week we want to make a federal case for Joseph (1998) finding a forever family, so we obtained the necessary clearances to accompany Joseph to the Los Angeles Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). And during our friendly investigation, we found Joseph to be a dynamic teen with a good bit of focus and determination for someone his age.
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