Phillip Palmer, ABC7 Eyewitness News

Phillip Palmer

ABC7 Eyewitness News

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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WATCH LIVE: Tiger Woods suffers leg injuries following car crash in Rancho Palos Verdes area

Tiger Woods suffered multiple leg injuries and underwent surgery following a vehicle rollover crash in the Rancho Palos Verdes area Tuesday morning, his manager confirmed. → Read More

ABC7 Solutions: Sierra Madre elementary school's program helps keep students physically fit during pandemic

An elementary school in Sierra Madre is addressing the needs of students who are learning from home by providing an after-school fitness program during the pandemic. → Read More

Best way to talk to someone at EDD? Skip the phone

Need to talk someone at EDD? The phone should be your last resort. → Read More

1971 Sylmar earthquake was wake-up call for building safety in Los Angeles

It was 12 seconds of shaking that felt like a lifetime. The Sylmar temblor that struck 50 years ago was a wake-up call that changed building safety in L.A. → Read More

ABC7 Solutions: Think your kids may be spending too much time with tech? Tips to help parents concerted with digital dependency

As students spend more and more time with their tech gadgets, parents have a growing concern about digital dependency. → Read More

Bakersfield provides blueprint for ending chronic homelessness

As Southern California continues to grapple with its homeless crisis, one California city has provided a roadmap to solving chronic homelessness. → Read More

After the live audiences disappear, SoCal trumpeter gets creative on YouTube

When COVID-19 causes audiences for live music performances to disappear, how do SoCal's top musicians keep their creativity flowing? → Read More

New app connects underprivileged students with recruiters at historically Black colleges

The first historically Black colleges and universities were founded prior to the Civil War to provide young black people basic education and training. Data shows the degrees earned by Black students from 1976 to 2018 has significantly decreased. → Read More

Redondo Beach trying tiny homes to help ease homeless crisis

Redondo Beach is setting up a community of tiny Pallet homes to help get the homeless off the streets as they transition to permanent housing. → Read More

Los Angeles nonprofit Ava's Heart offers life-saving help to transplant patients

Ava's Heart, a nonprofit in Southern California, offers organ transplant patients a place to stay, heal and be supported. → Read More

Coronavirus pandemic exposing digital divide among LA students

A USC study finds 17% of families surveyed from South LA, Watts and Boyle Heights have no internet at home. Many students could be left behind due to technology inequities. → Read More

CA DMV head answers your questions on renewing licenses, getting REAL ID during pandemic

Need to renew a license? How about getting a Real ID? California's DMV Director Steve Gordon answers your questions in this wide-ranging interview with ABC7. → Read More

COVID-19 deaths in LA County skilled nursing facilities see steady decline. Here's how they did it

Since May, COVID-19 related deaths at L.A. County's skilled nursing facilities have seen a steady decline. Of the 341 skilled nursing facilities in L.A. County, 74% don't have any new coronavirus cases. → Read More

Schools make beautiful music as tool to keep students focused during remote learning

How do you keep kids interested in online classes? SAGE Magnet at Millikan Middle School has found a solution -- by using music. → Read More

ABC7 Salutes: 100-year-old WWII veteran from Loma Linda handcrafts his 100th violin

World War 2 veteran celebrates 70 years of working on the fine art of crafting violins and other stringed instruments. → Read More

Amid calls for police defunding, head of new LAPD bureau says community relationships key to building trust

LAPD Capt. Emada Tingirides is set to become a deputy chief, and take charge of the agency's new bureau focused on community safety. → Read More

Yes2Jobs offers access, education, opportunity in entertainment industry to minority students: WATCH LIVE

The organization Yes2Jobs aims to connect minority students with entertainment professionals who can help guide them to a future career in the entertainment industry → Read More

Health care at home: New medical business makes at-home visits easy during pandemic

Getting health care has not been easy during the pandemic. So this company is offering at-home visits for a variety of services, spanning from checkups to COVID-19 tests. → Read More

Here are some tips for having a wedding celebration in the age of coronavirus

In the age of coronavirus, people are now expert at remote work, remote learning and even remote worshipping services, but how can you adapt your own wedding while still holding on to some traditions? → Read More

How to find the right nursing home for your loved one during the coronavirus pandemic

More than half of all COVID-19 deaths in L.A. County were residents in institutional settings, including skilled nursing facilities, a figure that poses some concerns for families trying to find the right place for elderly family members to live safely. → Read More