On Nov. 22 at 6 a.m., at the intersection of La Brea and Oakwood avenues, Berish Landau, 88, was killed while crossing the same street in the same way he did every morning — on his way to pray and study at Kollel Yechiel Yehuda in Hancock Park. A car was coming too fast, didn’t see him and ran him over.
The Nation and The World.
After being vanquished from the White House nearly eight years ago, much of the Republican establishment is putting its faith -- and cash -- behind George W. Bush to lead the party back to 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Rose Freedman is 104 and, by any account, a remarkable woman.