The suspect, Kori Ali Muhammad, 39, was already being sought for a killing at a motel last week, police said. Investigators are not sure if terrorism was involved in Tuesday’s apparently random shootings, despite Muhammad’s invoking of the Arabic phrase meaning, “God is great,” said Fresno police Sgt. Mark Hudson. Read more.
After 45 years on the radar, the Woman’s Building is finally also on the map. On June 8, the L.A. Conservancy architectural preservation society formally announced that the L.A. City Council had approved the building’s Historic Cultural Monument designation. Besides protecting the building's 1914 Beaux Arts design against the future development going on all around it, this move also resoundingly acknowledges what generations of artists and feminists in L.A. and around the world have known for decades: The Woman's Building is one of the most significant cultural heritage sites of the last 50 years. Read more.