Posted On: 4:18 p.m. | September 10, 2012
Construction continues on One World Trade Center, or 1 WTC, the centerpiece of the World Trade Center complex being built in Lower Manhattan. The tower was planned after the destruction of the original World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001.
The initial design for the building was by architect Daniel Libeskind, who was selected after a competition in 2002. David M. Childs of Skidmore, Owings... View Post»
Posted On: 7:57 a.m. | September 10, 2012
Pictures in the News from around the world. View Post»
Posted On: 3:00 a.m. | September 10, 2012
Tuberculosis is still a very deadly disease – especially in the former Soviet Union. The number of patients with very difficult to treat forms of tuberculosis is growing steadily in that part of the world. Photographer Misha Friedman has spent the last four years documenting the disease across Ukraine, Russia and Central Asia. View Post»
Posted On: 11:43 p.m. | September 7, 2012
Young people bushwhack their way through overgrown brush, rebuilding bridges and correcting drainage problems along the eroded Backbone Trail all hail from the inner city. View Post»
Posted On: 11:30 p.m. | September 7, 2012
MATAMOROS, MEXICO — They stuck together, walking slowly on busted sidewalks, approaching corners warily. They hurried past smoky taco stands and fleabag hotels. Nobody strayed.
Deported from Southern California the night before, the 20 men just wanted to get out of town after a fitful night’s sleep at the bus station of this sweltering border city.
“We were moving as one, like a... View Post»
Posted On: 7:32 p.m. | September 7, 2012
The Week in Pictures from around the world. View Post»
Posted On: 9:04 a.m. | September 7, 2012
Pictures in the News | September 7, 2012 View Post»
Posted On: 12:38 a.m. | September 7, 2012
The City Marshal's office yesterday began inspection of motor vehicles for mechanical defects at four locations, taking over the duties formerly handled by the California Highway Patrol. View Post»