Amy Powell, ABC7 Eyewitness News

Amy Powell

ABC7 Eyewitness News

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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Recent articles by Amy:

Nonprofit YES celebrates 20 years of making a difference in the lives of students

The nonprofit organization YES celebrated 20 years making a difference in the lives of local students. → Read More

Fire captain severely burned in downtown LA explosion sues building owners

An LAFD fire captain who was severely burned in an explosion at a downtown Los Angeles warehouse last year is suing the building's owners. → Read More

Family demands justice for East LA man fatally shot by deputies

The family of a man killed by East Los Angeles sheriff's deputies is taking their demand for justice to the streets. → Read More

Recall campaign entering final stretch as Newsom, Elder exchange barbs

President Joe Biden is expected to appear in Long Beach on Monday to throw his support behind Gov. Gavin Newsom in the recall election. → Read More

Suspect dead after shooting at school bus in Buena Park, leading police on chase

An armed suspect is dead after allegedly shooting at a school bus and engaging in a police chase that ended in gunfire, Buena Park police say. → Read More

SoCal nurse with five children, including newborn, dies from COVID as husband remains hospitalized

Family members are mourning the loss of an ER nurse from Southern California who died from COVID-19 as her husband remains in the hospital with the virus. → Read More

Boyle Heights street vendor stabbed multiple times in unprovoked attack, police say

A Boyle Heights street vendor remains in the hospital after he was stabbed multiple times in a vicious attack LAPD says was unprovoked. → Read More

Newsom meets with campaign volunteers in Burbank as pro-recall activists rally in Santa Clarita

With Election Day about a month away, Gov. Gavin Newsom met with campaign volunteers in Burbank will pro-recall activists rallied in Santa Clarita. → Read More

Family, friends honor prominent banking executive found dead inside her Reseda home

Family and friends gathered Saturday night to honor the memory of a woman who was found beaten to death inside her Reseda home. → Read More

Wrong-way crash in Encino that killed mother of 4 was intentionally caused by driver, family says

A family is mourning the loss of their loved one, who was killed in Encino after a crash they say was intentionally caused by the driver - the victim's husband. → Read More

Britney Spears' father agrees to step down from conservatorship after months of public pressure

Jamie Spears intends to step down as conservator of his daughter Britney Spears' estate following months of public pressure from her supporters, according to new court documents. → Read More

Road rage suspect followed woman to police station before shootout with officers, authorities say

Police believe road rage triggered a shootout outside the La Habra Police Department that left a suspect dead and a wounded police officer listed in critical but stable condition at an area trauma center. → Read More

Officer wounded, suspect killed after shootout in front of La Habra police station

A police officer was struck by gunfire and a suspect was killed following a shooting in front of the La Habra Police Department station Friday evening. → Read More

SoCal firefighters preparing for hot, dry windy conditions this week

Firefighters are preparing once again for an elevated risk of fire as Southern California enters a week of hot, dry and windy conditions. → Read More

Los Angeles lifeguards swim, run in competition to be named county's toughest

County lifeguards swam, ran and paddled to compete in the 58th Annual International Surf Festival in Hermosa Beach. → Read More

Voters against Gov. Newsom hold rally in Irvine as California's recall election nears

As California's gubernatorial recall election gets closer, voters against Gov. Gavin Newsom held a rally in Orange County this weekend. → Read More

Vigils held for victims in deadly Corona movie theater shooting

Vigils were held for Rylee Goodrich and Anthony Barajas, the two victims in the deadly movie theater shooting in Corona. → Read More

LA County reports more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases for 3rd straight day

L.A. County reported 1,113 new cases of COVID-19 and four additional deaths Sunday - the third consecutive day that more than 1,000 new cases were reported. → Read More

Fundraiser held for 2 Ontario fruit vendors struck, 1 fatally, by suspected DUI driver

Fundraisers were held over the weekend on behalf of a fruit vendor who was killed and his injured cousin after a suspected intoxicated driver struck them while they were crossing an Ontario street. → Read More

South LA explosion: Illegal fireworks suspect released on bond

The man accused of stashing a cache of illegal fireworks and improvised explosives at a South Los Angeles home was released from jail on bond the day after an attempt by police to safely detonate the material resulted in a massive explosion that rocked the neighborhood and injured 17 people. → Read More