So.owerful it could detect a baseball over San Francisco from the other side of the country. It was the most powerful radar of its kind in the world, they told Congress. Take The Quiz › The Real Jackie Kennedy Her style and grace were legendary, and her image came to define the 1960s. She also said that in the case of the Davis allegations, the Times decided against printing the Davis story because of its reliance on anonymous sources. 45 46 The American Society of Newspaper Editors said that the Times lost more than 10,000 subscribers because of the negative publicity surrounding the Schwarzenegger article. 47 In 2016, the Times won the breaking news Pulitzer prize for its coverage of the mass shooting in San Bernardino California. 48 Through 2014, the Times had won 41 Pulitzer, including four in editorial cartooning, and one each in spot news reporting for the 1965 Watts Riots and the 1992 Laos Angeles riots . 49 Times sports writer Jim Murray won a Pulitzer in 1990. PBX was supposed to be operational by 2005. Early optimism: “It is the most powerful radar of its kind in the world and will provide ... a highly advanced detection and discrimination capability.” — Henry A. It drips official statistics. Greeley.
The.oney spent on it could have gone toward land-based radars with a greater capability to track long-range missiles, according to experts who have studied the issue. During banquet and Carroll's time at the paper, it won 13 Pulitzer Prizes, more than any other paper but the New York Times. 15 However, banquet was removed from the editorship for not meeting the demands of the Tribune Group — as was publisher Jeffrey Johnson — and was replaced by James O'Shea of the Chicago Tribune. Later to be known as Metromedia Square, the studio was sold along with KTTV to Metromedia in 1963. At the tip of each interceptor is a heat-seeking “kill vehicle” designed to separate from its boost rocket in space, fly on its own and crash into an inDoming warhead. This distinction reflected the difference between, for example, copies distributed to hotel guests free of charge other-paid versus subscriptions and single-copy sales individually paid. citation needed Internet presence and free weeklies edit In December 2006, a team of Times reporters delivered management with a critique of the paper's on-line news efforts known as the Spring Street Project . 33 The report, which condemned the Times as a “web-stupid” organization,” 33 was followed by a shake-up in management of the paper's website, 34 wow.latices.com, and a rebuke of print staffers who had assertedly “treated change as a threat.” 35 On July 10, 2007, Times launched a local Metromix site targeting live entertainment for young adults. 36 A free weekly tabloid print edition of Metromix Laos Angeles followed in February 2008; the publication was the Times' first stand-alone print weekly. 37 In 2009, the Times shut down Metromix and replaced it with Brand X, a biog site and free weekly tabloid targeting young, social networking readers. 38 Brand X launched in March 2009; the Brand X tabloid ceased publication in June 2011 and the website was shut down the following month. 39 It was revealed in 1999 that a revenue-sharing arrangement was in place between the Times and Staples enter in the preparation of a 168-page magazine about the opening of the sports arena. A series in December 2004 on the King/Drew Medical enter in Laos Angeles led to a Pulitzer Prize and a more thorough coverage of the hospital's troubled history. Disappointment: “Just how this was going to fit into the missile defence system — I don’t think anybody paid much attention to that.… PBX was designed for a mission other than that required.” — Radar specialist David K. In 2009, there were an estimated 9.8 million residents, up from 9.5 million counted in the 2000 U.S. census, the basis for The Times’ demographic analysis for each neighborhood and region.
(Hey, curve grading is a killer, alright?). In late December, a hacker (or hackers) took it to another level with a cyberattack that elicited a payout of $28,000 in ransom money by the Los Angeles Community College District, reports the L.A. Times . The attack was launched at Los Angeles Valley College on December 30. According to the San Diego Union-Tribune , the school was hit by a virus called ransomware that affected various systems; these included the school's computers, emails, and voicemails. The virus held the systems on lockdown until a ransom was handed over, and the district (after consulting with law enforcement and cybersecurity experts), decided to pay $28,000 to the cyber hostage takers. "It was the assessment of our outside cybersecurity experts that making a payment would offer an extremely high probability of restoring access to the affected systems, while failure to pay would virtually guarantee that data would be lost," Francisco C. Rodriguez, chancellor of the Los Angeles Community College District, said in a release. Upon payment, a "key" was delivered to the school for officials to open access to the affected systems.
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On the flight, Cernan became the second American to walk in space, spending more than two hours outside the Gemini spacecraft. Cernan would later call the mission, "that spacewalk from hell." "It was very serious," said Launius, the historian. "He lost all kinds of water, his equipment did not work effectively. He overheated. His visor glossed over with water, he could barely see. He barely got back in the spacecraft." Cernan's sweat so much he lost 13 pounds. The space agency was forced to go back to the drawing board. "That was a really important learning experience," Launius said. "The difficult thing about that is they put an astronaut's life at great risk there.
Virginia Mayo / Associated Press Henry A. PBX met standards for commercial ships — but agency officials had failed to take into account the Coast Guard’s stricter standards for vessels destined for the kind of hazardous conditions found in the Aleutian. obeying III, shown in 2007, championed troubled projects as director of the Missile defence Agency. An agency spokesman, Richard leaner, said an investigation into the matter is “nearing closure.” At the tip of each interceptor is a heat-seeking “kill vehicle” designed to separate from its boost rocket in space, fly on its own and crash into an incoming warhead. Rubble of the L.A. For 69 years, from 1885 58 until 1954, the Times issued on New Year's Day a special annual Midwinter Number or Midwinter Edition that extolled the virtues of Southern California.