When Joshua Vazquez was younger he received a toy from CHiPS for Kids and it made an incredible impact. Now, at 19-years-old, he is an Explorer with the California Highway Patrol and says he wants to give back. He joined Pat Harvey live from our #CHiPsForKids Toy Drive kick-off event at Citadel Outlets.
CBSNLA: The Rundown (Jan. 18 PM Edition)The latest headlines in local news and weather, updated twice daily.
Combined $200K Reward Offered In Murder Of Brianna Kupfer, Hancock Park Furniture Store Employee Found StabbedPrivate donations have boosted a $50,000 reward to more than $200,000 for information in last week’s murder of Hancock Park furniture store employee Brianna Kupfer.
Heidi Klum's Legs Insured for $2MSupermodel Heidi Klum's legs are insured for $2 million, though one leg is insured for more than the other. Klum told talkshow host Ellen DeGeneres that it's because she has a scar on one leg.
Betty White'S Birth Challenge Earns LA Zoo Association $70K In DonationsMore than 1,700 donations poured in from across the country and the globe and raised $70,389 to honor beloved actress Betty White on what would have been her 100th birthday.
Mayor Nominates First Ever Female For Chief Of Los Angeles Fire DepartmentKristin Crowley, the first ever female nominated for chief of the Los Angeles Fire Department joins Juan Fernandez and Jasmine Viel to discuss her historic nomination.
Young Woman Shot And Killed While DrivingA 20-year-old woman was shot and killed during an apparent ambush in Harbor Gateway.
LA City Attorney Submits Plan To Curb Increase In Gun ViolenceLos Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer Tuesday announced an eight-point plan to address increasing gun violence in Los Angeles.
Multiple Convenience Stores Hit By Armed Robbers In Bellflower, Long Beach, ParamountAuthorities are investigating a spree of convenience store armed robberies which occurred in South Los Angeles County Monday night.
Concrete Poured For Sixth Street Viaduct's Last 20 ArchesThe $588 million bridge project, which includes a park, is expected to open this summer. Chris Holmstrom reports.
39th Annual PaleyFest LA Returns To Dolby TheaterAfter being forced to go virtual last year, PaleyFest LA is returning in person to the Dolby Theater.
Huntington Park Police Shoot, Kill Knife-Wielding SuspectA man in his 30s was shot and killed by Huntington Park police just after midnight Tuesday after allegedly threatening them with a knife.
Toddler Found Wandering In Panorama City By HimselfThe boy was found wandering near Sylmar and Woodman in Panorama City. Rachel Kim reports.
Garcetti Nominates LAFD’s First Ever Female Fire ChiefThe Los Angeles Fire Department is on course to get its first ever female fire chief.
Solo Motorcycle Crash Kills 1 In PacoimaThe crash happened near San Fernando Road and Workman Street at about 2 a.m. Tuesday. Rachel Kim reports.
CBSNLA: The Rundown (Jan. 18 AM Edition)Here are the latest headlines in local news and weather. Updated twice daily.
PaleyFest LA To Return To Dolby TheatreThe 39th annual PaleyFest LA returns in-person at the Dolby Theatre in April. Paley Center President Maureen J. Reidy speaks to CBS2 News This Morning.
Amber Lee's Weather Forecast (Jan. 18)A high of 63 for beaches and 65 for the valleys Tuesday.
Multiple Convenience Stores Hit By Armed Robbers In South LA CountyAuthorities are investigating a spree of convenience store armed robberies which occurred in South Los Angeles County Monday night.
Huntington Park Police Shoot, Kill SuspectA man was shot and killed by Huntington Park police just after midnight Tuesday. Kara Finnstrom reports.
Magnitude-3.5 Quake Rattles IdyllwildA magnitude-3.5 earthquake struck near Idyllwild in the San Jacinto Mountains of Riverside County late Monday night.
Muhammad Ali's ImpactSugar Ray Leonard, Mike Tyson, Oscar De La Hoya and Bob Arum share their thoughts on Muhammad Ali's impact on the boxing world and beyond in celebration of his 80th birthday.
Residents Call For Changes In Public Transportation Safety MeasuresFollowing the death of LAC+USC Medical Center emergency room nurse Sandra Shells, who was viciously attacked for no reason on Thursday while waiting for her morning bus, residents across the Southland are calling for a change in public safety measures.
Look at This: Century CityAfter a box office flop had 20th Century Studios strapped for cash, the company sold the land which would become known as Century City, home to the iconic Fox Plaza featured in the movie Die Hard as Nakatomi Plaza.
Winter Storm Pummels East CoastA strong winter storm dumped loads of snow all over the East Coast over the weekend, canceling thousands of flights in the process.