KTTV 70: A historic look back at The Forum in Inglewood

Los Angeles is a city where the stars cast imposing shadows. Just like it’s famous people, for decades one iconic venue in Inglewood shined brighter than any other. In this KTTV 70th special, FOX 11 anchor Dan Cohen takes us on an historic trip to the truly fabulous, The Forum.


KTTV 70: Joseph Lleto's death by a white supremacist

Tuesday, August 10, 1999, before it seemed like there was an active shooter scare every other week a white supremacist opened fire on the North Valley Jewish Community center in Granada Hills.  


KTTV 70: Marvin Gaye: A look back on his life and death

Whether at the Hollywood Palace or on Soul Train Marvin Gaye's sound was unique. He was a fixture in the world of music in the 60s 70s and 80s. But, in 1984, Gaye was killed by his father Marvin Gay, Sr.


KTTV 70: The McMartin Preschool trial

In the 80's, the sleepy beachside town of Manhattan Beach was known for its beautiful beaches, casual lifestyle and affluent neighborhoods.


KTTV 70: Remembering Rodney King

Say the name ‘Rodney King' in Southern California and you will get a range of emotions and reactions and memories. King of course the victim of a brutal LAPD arrest back in 1991, captured on amateur video, seen around the world.  


KTTV 70: Michael Jackson's death 10 years later

Staples Center, July 7, 2009, the body of Michael Jackson is brought into Staples Center where just days earlier the King of Pop was working on his "THIS IS IT" concert.


KTTV 70: The Sylmar Quake

Though we have always called it "The Sylmar Quake" what happened in 1971 was officially called "The San Fernando Earthquake". It was powerful and deadly. 


KTTV 70: The Grim Sleeper of Los Angeles

"The Grim Sleeper" is now sitting on death row in San Quentin, sentenced to death for a series of murders that investigators believe began in 1988 and ended in 2002.


KTTV 70: The Hillside Strangler wasn't one killer, but two

Judy Miller. She was 15. Detective Frank Salerno said, "She got kidnapped, murdered and... dumped.” Same thing happened to Lissa Kastin, Dolores Cepeda, Sonja Johnson, Kristina Weckler, Lauren Wagner, Kimberly Ann Martin and three others.


KTTV 70: Bela Lugosi, the one they call Count Dracula

From deep in our KTTV archives we present the story of a man who we all came to know as a Monster. He was a family man. A proud actor. And, like many of us at different times in our lives, a man fighting his own demons even though he was Count Dracula! Dracula -- a creature conjured up by author Bram Stoker, but, brought to life by Bela Lugosi.


KTTV 70: Pope John Paul II visits Los Angeles

In 1987, Pope John Paul II visited Los Angeles to enormous crowds and jubilation. The church faithful (and non-believers too) showed up en masse to get a glimpse of the pontiff, who remains one of the most beloved of all times.