| Jul 2, 2010
| 8:32 PM
Flory Van Beek, a longtime Newport Beach resident and author who immigrated to the United States after escaping the Holocaust by hiding in Nazi-occupied Holland, has died of cancer. She was 95.
Van Beek, a faithful volunteer at Temple Isaiah in...
| Jun 10, 2009
| 10:39 AM
WASHINGTON, D.C. ( WPIX) -- According to authorities, a gunman opened fire inside the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. Wednesday.
D.C. Police spokeswoman Traci Hughes says the suspect, armed with a rifle, walked into the museum and shot...
| Jun 10, 2009
| 1:26 PM
(WGN-AM)- A gunman exchanged fire with security guards inside the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C. on Wednesday.
A law enforcement official said that James Von Brunn, an elderly white supremacist, is being investigated as the prime...
| Feb 1, 2010
A group notorious for picketing various political events tied with the gay community as well as the funerals of deceased American soldiers will be making a pit stop in Sacramento and Davis this week.
The Westboro Baptist Church, which runs the websites...
| Jul 21, 2010
| 5:05 PM
Those for and against a proposed Islamic center and mosque near Ground Zero butted heads during a passionate three-hour hearing of New York's Landmarks Preservation Commission last week, CNN reported. At issue is whether a more than century-old building...
| Apr 12, 2010
| 6:29 PM
He's a hometown hero who didn't always get the recognition he deserved, but on Tuesday Virgil Westdale will fly to Washington D.C. He'll be honored for his role in liberating prisoners in Jewish concentration camps during World War II.
"We really didn'...
| Aug 26, 2001
Our "Eastern Discovery" tour went south in a big hurry.
The one-week itinerary -- from New York City to Orlando, with stops in Philadelphia, Annapolis, Md., Washington, Savannah, Ga., and St. Augustine, Fla. -- would take us through 10 states and four...