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Anniversary of the first American in space

Anniversary of the first American in space

President John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Kennedy greet Alan B. Shepard and his wife Louise on the White House lawn in Washington on May 8, 1961, as the first astronaut to be honored for his flight into space. At right is Vice President Lyndon Johnson. (AP Photo)

May 04, 2015 12:04 pm
Apollo 13 splashdown anniversary

Apollo 13 splashdown anniversary

The three Astronauts of the Apollo 13 dramatic moonshot Friday arrived in the land of the mythical Greek God Apollo from which their space program derives its name. The space crew, James S. Lovell, John L. Swigert and Fred W. Haise, are on the third leg of a five nation European goodwill tou…

April 15, 2015 11:53 am
Apollo 13 splashdown anniversary

Apollo 13 splashdown anniversary

In this April 11, 1970 file photo, Apollo 13 commander James A. Lovell Jr., foreground, speaks during a news conference in Cape Kennedy, Fla. before the spacecraft launched on its ill-fated journey to the moon. At center is astronaut Fred Haise. NASA is questioning whether Lovell has the rig…

April 15, 2015 11:53 am
Apollo 13 splashdown anniversary

Apollo 13 splashdown anniversary

Navy Capt. James A. Lovell, the worldís most experienced spaceman and the commander of the near tragic Apollo 13 mission last year, is quitting the astronaut corps to take a space agency desk job. In this photo Lovell is shown in his Apollo 13 space suit. Lovell, 43, will become deputy for s…

April 15, 2015 11:53 am
Apollo 13 splashdown anniversary

Apollo 13 splashdown anniversary

Apollo 13 commander James A. Lovell Jr., uses a scale model to explain how the crew managed to survive the explosion that damaged the service module during the flight to the moon. Tense as they relive the terrifying moments, April 21, 1970 at the televised news conference at Manned Spacecraf…

April 15, 2015 11:52 am
Pony Express anniversary

Pony Express anniversary

Sen. Claiborne Pell, D-R.I., left, receives first of many Pony Express deliveries planned to celebrate the opening of the pavilion at the old post office, from Marshall Drecchio a pony express rider, in front of the U.S. Capitol on Thursday, August 4, 1983 in Washington. (AP Photo/Scott Applewhite)

March 30, 2015 4:25 pm
Leonard Nimoy, Burt Lancaster

Leonard Nimoy, Burt Lancaster

Actors Leonard Nimoy, left, and Burt Lancaster chat during a reception at the Textile Museum in Washington, Wednesday, April 14, 1982, featuring costumes from a new film, “Marco Polo.” Both acted in the project, the first time the People’s Republic of China has allowed a movie freely in the …

February 27, 2015 10:21 am
Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy

Actor Leonard Nimoy, formerly of television's Star Trek, talks with fellow picketeer in Hollywood, Thursday, May 14, 1981. Actors demonstrated their support for the striking writers Guild of America in a joint march which was the first major show of support for the writers by the actors. (AP…

February 27, 2015 10:21 am
William Shatner,  Leonard Nimoy

William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy

William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy, the dynamic duo in "Star Trek," meet again on Jan. 29, 1983 after 13 years in an upcoming episode of ABC's "T.J. Hooker," in which Shatner portrays the star, Hooker, and Nimoy his former partner and now a lieutenant who's after the man who allegedly attacke…

February 27, 2015 10:22 am
Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers

Comedienne Joan Rivers gestures as she chats with talk show host Arsenio Hall on ?The Arsenio Hall Show? in Los Angeles on Friday, Feb. 25, 1989. Rivers made her first appearance on a late-night talk show since she was dropped as host of ?The Late Show? nearly two years ago. Hall briefly rep…

September 04, 2014 12:44 pm
Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers

Comedian Joan Rivers signs a copy of her new book, ?Enter Talking? for a fan at a bookstore in New York on Monday, May 12, 1986. Last week Rivers announced that she would be hosting her own talk show on Fox Broadcasting?s ?fourth network? next fall. (AP Photo/G. Paul Burnett)

September 04, 2014 12:44 pm
Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers and Eddie Murphy, co-hosts of the 35th annual Emmy Awards presentations, do some kibbitzing from the Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California on Sunday, Sept. 25, 1983. (AP Photo)

September 04, 2014 12:44 pm
Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers

First lady Nancy Reagan is shown during her appearance on "The Late Show Starring Joan Rivers, on Fox TV, on Oct. 30, 1986. Talk show host Joan Rivers at right talks with Reagan. (AP Photo)

September 04, 2014 12:44 pm
TUSD 5-year plan aims to rally community support

TUSD 5-year plan aims to rally community support

The plan focuses on curriculum and instruction, diversity, facilities, finance and communication.

July 23, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
James Garner, Rex Reason

James Garner, Rex Reason

Two starring actors in Western thrillers, James Garner, right, and Rex Reason indulge in a bit of pistol talk on a Hollywood set, Nov. 12, 1957, Los Angeles, Calif. Jim, who has the title role in ABC-TV?s ?Maverick? series, demonstrates how to twirl a Colt. 45 while Rex, a plainsman in the f…

July 20, 2014 10:35 pm
James Garner, Eber Peck, Joe King

James Garner, Eber Peck, Joe King

James Garner, star of ABC-TV’s new “Maverick” series, gets some pointers on log-rolling from world champions Eber Peck, left, and Joe King, right, at a sportsmen’s show in Hollywood, Sept. 4, 1957, Los Angeles, Calif. Despite instructions from Peck on the use of the ten-foot balancing pole, …

July 20, 2014 10:35 pm
James Garner, Audrey Hepburn

James Garner, Audrey Hepburn

Actress Audrey Hepburn, left, and actor James Garner are shown waiting to do a scene and discuss it on a set in Hollywood, June 26, 1961, Los Angeles, Calif. (AP Photo/David F. Smith)

July 20, 2014 10:36 pm
James Garner at Grammy Awards

James Garner at Grammy Awards

James Garner at the 1978 Grammy Awards, held in Los Angeles, California on March 1978. (AP Photo)

July 20, 2014 10:37 pm
TUSD's five-year strategic plan is nearing completion

TUSD's five-year strategic plan is nearing completion

The plan is scheduled to go before the Governing Board next month.

June 19, 2014 3:00 pmLoading…
Johnny Carson anniversary

Johnny Carson anniversary

Quarterback Len Dawson, left, and Coach Hank Stramm, center, listen as comedian Johnny Carson makes a point during taping of the NBC-TV ?Tonight Show? Tuesday, Jan. 13, 1970 in New York. The star quarterback and coach of the Kansas City Chiefs, victors in the 1970 Super Bowl game were guests…

May 21, 2014 12:21 pm

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