Posted On: 9:42 a.m. | June 2, 2015
Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in China, where a ferry carrying 456 people on the Yangtze River sank after getting caught in a cyclone, and by Tuesday evening just 15 survivors had been rescued. View Post»
Posted On: 12:25 a.m. | June 2, 2015
Corner of Trolly Way and Windward Ave. in Venice. Building at upper left has Chamber of Commerce sign on it. View Post»
Posted On: 2:44 p.m. | June 1, 2015
In Monday's Pictures in the News a military honor guard stands in the rain as the remains of Army Cpl. Elmer Richard arrive in his hometown of Exeter, N.H., for burial with full military honors. Richard, of Exeter, N.H. was captured in Korea in 1950 at the age of 20 and died in captivity.
Fuessen, Germany: The castle Neuschwanstein is illuminated in the national colors of the United Kingdom... View Post»
Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | June 1, 2015
April 26, 1951: About 400 property owners crowded into a Los Angeles City Planning Commission meeting to protest against a proposal to build a $33 million public housing project in Chavez Ravine.
A story in the April 27, 1951, Los Angeles Times reported:
Between 400 and 500 persons yesterday crowded into a hearing of the City Planning Commission, most of them to register protests against... View Post»