The Orange County Great Park in Irvine, California bills itself as “the first great metropolitan park of the 21st century,” but until recently it was the Marine Corps Air Station El Toro. The base was commissioned in 1943 and served as an airport for President Richard Nixon as he...
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The youngest person saved by German industrialist Oskar Schindler has died.
Leon Leyson, who Schindler called "Little Leyson," died of lymphoma on Jan. 12 in Whittier, Calif., at 83, the Los Angeles Times reported.
Leyson was 13 when he went to work at Schindler's factory in...