Nightly News   |  January 04, 2012

Killer whales spotted near Los Angeles

There have been several rare sightings off the coast of California as a family of killer whales from Monterey journeyed to the San Pedro Channel. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> and off the coast of california, as we mentioned tonight, a rare sight. killer whales apparently in search of sea lions and seals for their version of dinner. in the meantime providing an up close and personal thrill for some folks who were on whale watching excursions. wildlife officials in california watched them closely, but this is unusual for those waters so close to l.a. in the san pedro channel.