Allen Parker is an electrical engineer at NASA usually based at the Armstrong Flight Research Center located inside Edwards Air Force Base in the Antelope Valley, though he's been working out of his garage in Lancaster lately due to the COVID-19 pandemic. He said his career relies on all of the STEAM disciplines — science, technology, engineering, art and math.
STEAM: Meet An Electrical EngineerAllen Parker is an electrical engineer at NASA usually based at the Armstrong Flight Research Center located inside Edwards Air Force Base in the Antelope Valley, though he's been working out of his garage in Lancaster lately due to the COVID-19 pandemic. He said his career relies on all of the STEAM disciplines — science, technology, engineering, art and math.
LA County Eyes Tougher Face Mask Policy For Metro Riders In Response To David Goldstein InvestigationThere's new reaction tonight to our CBS2 investigation on Metro bus drivers forced to work extra days to cover for those out sick suffering from COVID.
Doctors Say COVID Vaccine Not A Reason To Let Guard Down Just YetWith more and more people getting their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, doctors Wednesday warned that now was not the time for people to let their guard down.
Expert Says COVID-19 Deaths In OC Could Reach 4K In Next 3 WeeksOrange County reported an additional 71 COVID-19 fatalities Wednesday bringing the county's death toll to 2,839. According to a UC Irvine public health expert's projections, that number could reach 4,000 in three weeks
Homicide Suspect Barricaded In Koreatown BuildingAn alleged gang member wanted in connection with a homicide was barricaded in a Koreatown building Wednesday night.
Vaccination Sites In Torrance, Orange County Hamstrung By Lack Of Staffing, VolunteersOne critical element of distributing COVID-19 vaccines is in extremely short supply – people to help staff vaccination sites.
Legends: Jerry WestMr Clutch, as he was affectionately known, played for the Lakers for 14 years, then went on to win numerous championships as the team's top executive.
Campaign To Build Wildlife Crossing Over 101 Freeway Raises $18 MillionA fundraising campaign created to raise funds for a wildlife crossing over the 101 Freeway in Agoura Hills has reached the $18 million mark, putting the groundbreaking within sight, organizers announced Wednesday. Katie Johnston reports.
Oxnard, Garden Grove Strawberry Festivals Cancel Their 2021 EventsTwo Southern California festivals celebrating the strawberry will both be canceled for a second straight year due to ongoing concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic. Katie Johnston reports.
Third Storm Bringing Drenching Rain To LA County Through Friday, Snow Closes GrapevineYet another storm will bear down on the Southland Wednesday, this one expected to bring heavy rainfall that will continue through Friday, creating the possibility of dangerous mud flows in wildfire burn areas and treacherous driving conditions due to snow and ice through mountain passes such as the Grapevine. Kara Finnstrom reports.
LA Educator Trimaine Davis Named Honorary Super Bowl CaptainA longtime educator in Los Angeles has been named one of three honorary captains for upcoming Super Bowl LV.
Semi-Truck Sheers Fire Hydrant In Van NuysA big-rig sheered a fire hydrant in Van Nuys, sending water gushing throughout the intersection.
Young Mountain Lion Discovered In Santa Monica MountainsA young mountain lion was captured and released by researchers in the Santa Monica Mountains earlier this month.
Sharing Table Pops Up In Santa MonicaOnce a week, the table is set up to hold food, toilet and cleaning supplies that are free to take, no questions asked. DeMarco Morgan reports.
Compton School District, Health Group Partner For Mass Vaccination Sites At Schools Throughout CityCompton Unified School District and St. John's Well Child & Family Center have partnered to operate mass community vaccination sites at schools throughout the city, it was announced Tuesday. Katie Johnston reports.
Riverside County Deputies Shoot, Kill Suspect In HomelandRiverside County Sheriff's deputies shot and killed a suspect in the community of Homeland Tuesday night. Katie Johnston reports.
Riverside Police Shoot, Injure Suspect During StakeoutPolice on a stakeout in a Riverside neighborhood Tuesday shot and injured a person, described only as a suspect. Katie Johnston reports.
Third Storm Bringing Drenching Rain To LA County Through Friday, More Snow To GrapevineYet another storm will bear down on the Southland Wednesday, this one expected to bring heavy rainfall that will continue through Friday, creating the possibility of dangerous mud flows in wildfire burn areas and treacherous driving conditions due to snow and ice through mountain passes such as the Grapevine.
Altobelli Family, Christina Mauser Remembered On Anniversary Of Calabasas Helicopter CrashFriends and family members honored 56-year-old John Altobelli, a longtime baseball coach at Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa, his 46-year-old wife Keri and their 13-year-old daughter Alyssa Tuesday.
Relief, Continued Worry As The State Lifts Stay-At-Home OrdersAs people around Southern California have gotten their hair styled and cut in creative ways since the pandemic shut down indoor salons, announcements that some restrictions are now lifted came as exciting but surprising news for business owners. Rachel Kim reports.
Honoring The Black MambaToday marks one year since the tragic death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant, and eight others who were aboard the helicopter. Chris Holmstrom reports.
Some Concerned As California Shifts To Age-Based Vaccine SystemGov. Gavin Newsom announced Monday that the state was shifting to an age-based system for the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, but not everyone agrees with the change. "We are incredibly disappointed," one union official said Tuesday.
Jane Fonda To Receive Cecil B. DeMille Award At Golden GlobesActress Jane Fonda will receive the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's Cecil B. DeMille Award which honors an individual for their lasting impact on the film industry.
Guitar Center Unveils Mural Of Eddie Van Halen On What Would Be His 66th BirthdayA mural of Eddie Van Halen now adorns the back wall of Guitar Center's flagship Hollywood location on the Sunset Strip, the store announced Tuesday, on the late musician's 66th birthday.