TV is over the moon with specials recounting 1969 landing
Jul05

TV is over the moon with specials recounting 1969 landing

The 1969 moon landing turned an achievement seen only in the imagination and sci-fi movies into a most improbable television event, a live broadcast starring Neil Armstrong and a desolate landscape. The astounding images from more than 200,000 miles away mesmerized viewers, a feat TV hopes to replicate leading up to the Apollo 11 mission’s 50th anniversary on July 20. There’s a galaxy of programs about the science, the...

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The Latest: Los Angeles to update quake warning threshold
Jul05

The Latest: Los Angeles to update quake warning threshold

The Latest on Southern California’s strongest earthquake in 20 years (all times local): 1:20 p.m. The city of Los Angeles is planning to reduce the threshold for public notifications by its earthquake early warning app, but officials say it was in the works before Southern California’s big earthquake Thursday. The ShakeAlert LA app was designed to notify users of magnitudes of 5.0 or greater and when a separate intensity...

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