Alex Biston reports on what experts have to say about navigating holiday travel, as well as how to handle any potentially controversial topics about the pandemic around the dinner table.
Alex Biston's Weather Forecast (Jan. 24)A high of 72 for the beaches and 75 for the valleys Monday.
CBSNLA: The Rundown (Jan. 24 AM Edition)Here are the latest headlines in local news and weather. Updated twice daily.
SWAT Standoff Underway With Man On Roof Of Walnut Park HomeA SWAT standoff was ongoing Monday morning with a man on the roof of a Walnut Park home.
Rams Limit Ticket Sales For NFC Title Game To SoCal Residents OnlyThe San Francisco 49ers are a little too well represented in Southern California for the Los Angeles Rams' liking.
New Initiative Expands Learning Opportunities In OC SchoolsDr. Christopher Downing, superintendent of the Anaheim Elementary School District, speaks to CBS2 News This Morning about a new expanded learning opportunities program for students.
Crews Battling Commercial Fire In KoreatownLos Angeles firefighters were battling a commercial fire in Koreatown early Monday morning.
LAUSD To Require Surgical-Grade Masks For Students Beginning MondayBeginning Monday, all students in the Los Angeles Unified School District will be required to wear surgical-grade masks. Tina Patel reports.
One Hit, Killed By Train In PomonaA person was struck and killed by a train in Pomona early Monday morning.
Luke Walton and Bill Macdonald Look Back at Kobe's 81-Point Game16 years ago, basketball magic happened. In one of the great performances of all time, Kobe Bryant took over Staples Center, scoring an incredible 81 points against Toronto. We look back at that incredible night through the eyes and memories of two people who had an up-close view at basketball history - former Laker Luke Walton and Lakers play-by-play announcer Bill Macdonald.
Local Schools Forced To Adapt As Omicron Surge ContinuesWith Pasadena City College returning on in-person learning on Monday, some students waited in line for several hours on Sunday, as the school required proof of a negative test within 72-hours of being on campus. On top of this, students are required to wear surgical quality facemasks as opposed to cloth masks.
Willowbrook Pursuit Ends With 2 Fatalities, 1 Critically Injured on Saturday EveningTwo men involved in a pursuit with Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputies were killed on Saturday evening at the tail end of the chase, when they collided with a traffic signal. No deputies were injured in the incident, however one person unrelated to the pursuit was recovering on Sunday.
Health Experts Indicate That Decreasing Numbers May Mean the Omicron Surge is Nearing it's EndDr. Michael Daignault of Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Burbank joined the studio to discuss how while the COVID-19 numbers on the surface still indicate the Omicron surge is nowhere near over, a deeper dive reveals that numbers on the downward trend. He also touches on the reassuring drop in the number of cases nationwide, and how these numbers relate to what we're seeing elsewhere.
Dry, Warm Weather Incoming As Winds Finally Die DownOlga Ospina explains the incoming weather, now that the severe Santa Ana winds appear to have finally died down.
Firefighters Battle Blaze at Altadena Gas StationFirefighters were on the scene of a fire that broke out at a gas station in Altadena on Sunday. It's unclear what caused the fire, but a severely damaged vehicle could be seen next to a gas pump that was knocked over.
Aftermath of Windy Storm That Toppled Trees In ClaremontClaremont residents continue cleanup after wind storm that toppled trees and powerlines on Friday.
Four People Killed At Party In Inglewood In Ambush ShootingFour people were shot and killed at a party in Inglewood early Sunday morning in what authorities say was a gang-related ambush shooting.
COVID-19 Testing Site Opens In Beverly HillsAnother COVID-19 testing site capable of administering high quantities of tests is set to open on Sunday evening in Beverly Hills. The site is reportedly able to give up to 2,000 tests a day.
CA Wineries, Farms, Outdoors Businesses Eligible for Fire Insurance in FAIR PlanCalifornia Wineries, farms, outdoor businesses and others affected by wildfires are now eligible to apply for additional fire insurance under the California FAIR Plan.
Inside SoCal: 1/23 Wrap-UpDeclutter your closet and think about sustainable “slow” fashion for 2022! Erica Olsen reports.
4 Dead, 1 Injured When Gunfire Erupts At House Party In InglewoodFour people were killed Sunday in an "ambush-style" shooting during a house party in Inglewood. A fifth person was wounded. Joy Benedict reports from the scene.
2 Dead, 1 Injured After Pursuit Ends In Crash In WillowbrookAn investigation was underway Sunday after a pursuit crash left two people dead and one hurt in Willowbrook. Jasmine Viel reports.
Los Angeles County Animal Services is launching a campaign to get big dogs adopted and out of the shelter.Los Angeles County Animal Services is launching a campaign to get big dogs adopted and out of the shelter. Jasmine Viel reports.
3 Dead, 2 Injured When Gunfire Erupts At Inglewood House PartyThe incident unfolded around 1:30 a.m. Sunday on Park Avenue near Hargrave Street. Joy Benedict reports.
Instagram Rolls Out New Feature Allowing Certain Influencers To Charge For ContentA small group of influencers will now be allowed to offer their followers subscriptions for exclusive content on Instagram Live and stories. Jasmine Viel reports.