Month

December 2018

It’s Official Obama Highway Signs Up & 134 Freeway Has a New Name

Signs have gone up naming a section of a Los Angeles-area freeway as the President Barack H. Obama Highway, seen from Pasadena, Calif., Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018. The signs posted Thursday on State Route 134 apply to a stretch running from State Route 2 in Glendale, Calif., through the Eagle Rock section of Los Angeles to Interstate 210 in Pasadena. The former president attended Occidental College in Eagle Rock from 1979 to 1981 and lived in Pasadena. (AP Photo/John Antczak)

Nancy Wilson, Grammy Winning Jazz Singer, Dies At 81

In this June 29, 2007 file photo, singer Nancy Wilson, performs at her Swingin' 70th Birthday Party at Carnegie Hall in New York. Grammy-winning jazz and pop singer Wilson has died at age 81. Her manager Devra Hall Levy tells The Associated Press late Thursday night, Dec. 13, 2018, that Wilson died peacefully after a long illness at her home in Pioneertown, a California desert community near Joshua Tree National Park. (AP Photo/Rick Maiman, File)

Working While They Wait, Migrants Seek Jobs at US Border

This Nov. 27, 2018 photo, a child holds her doll as her guardians apply for jobs at a job fair for recently arrived migrants in Tijuana, Mexico. Previously the job fair was only seeing 100 to 130 migrants each day, but the day after the Nov. 25th clash at the border more than 400 had showed up, suggesting that the incident made migrants want to keep their options open.(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)