| Sep 11, 2013
| 1:32 PM
For years now, it has seemed a foregone conclusion that One World Trade Center, the skyscraper that has arisen on the site of the destroyed twin towers in lower Manhattan, would rise to a symbolic height of 1,776 feet and dethrone Chicago's Willis Tower...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 1:30 PM
When a major retrospective of Moshe Safdie's work opens at the Skirball Cultural Center next month, visitors to the museum near the top of the Sepulveda Pass won't just get to see the architect's designs in the form of models and sketches under glass....
| Oct 2, 2013
| 5:00 AM
NEW YORK — King Kong climbed it. A bomber crashed into it. Now the country's most iconic building is going public.
The Empire State Building is set to make its debut Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange. And for $13 — about half the cost...
| May 10, 2013
| 12:15 PM
A spire set atop One World Trade Center on Friday was greeted with cheers from workers high in the air and spectators from the street below.
The 408-foot spire, draped in an American flag, brought the New York City structure to a height of 1,776 feet,...
| May 2, 2013
| 11:14 AM
In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Wild fires burn in Camarillo and Banning; a look at Wednesday's May Day rallies in Los Angeles (more photos) and Seattle, where clashes erupted; the final piece of the new spire is hoisted to the roof of One World Trade...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 9:54 AM
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Fans try to catch a foul ball on opening day at Dodger Stadium, where a sellout crowd watched the Dodgers beat their archrival at the renovated ballpark (more photos); friends and classmates of 13-year-old Angela...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:32 PM
This Wednesday marks the 12th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks that devastated America. Once again, there are several notable new and returning documentaries, specials and movies on TV recalling those events and their impact on our...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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| Sep 9, 2013
| 9:35 PM
For years now, it has seemed a foregone conclusion that One World Trade Center, the skyscraper that has arisen on the site of the destroyed twin towers in Lower Manhattan, would rise to a symbolic height of 1,776 feet and dethrone Chicago’s Willis...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 1:05 AM
ST. LOUIS - With the help of U.S. soy, New York City is learning that it's actually pretty easy to be green with products such as soy-backed carpeting and synthetic grass.
In addition, New York's greenhouse-gas-reduction strategy includes the use of...
| May 10, 2013
| 2:50 PM
New York City can once again claim to be home to the tallest building in the country, and the Western Hemisphere for that matter.
On Friday, workers topped off the new One World Trade Center building with a spire making the structure 1,776 feet tall,...
| May 10, 2013
| 1:47 PM
It was bright and clear in Lower Manhattan as the newest skyscraper at the World Trade Center reached its full height Friday morning. One World Trade Center is now 1,776 feet tall.
Workers cheered as a crane lifted the 408-foot spire to the top of the...