Los Angeles

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Getty Center fire resistance

Fire spread over Los Angeles, but the famous art works in the Getty Center stayed put. John Schwartz and Guilbert Gates reporting for The New York Times: The Getty’s architect, Richard Meier, built fire resistance into the billion-dollar complex, said Ron Hartwig, vice president of communications for the J. Paul Getty Trust. These hills are fire prone, but because of features like the 1.2 million square feet of thick travertine...

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Aggregate the Los Angeles realtime bus feed

There is a realtime feed for the location of Los Angeles buses. It's a bit messy. Morgan Herlocker made it straightforward to aggregate. Have at it. [Thanks, @augustjoki] Tags: bus, Los Angeles, transportation

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