NEW YORK (AP) — The woman kissed by an ecstatic sailor in Times Square celebrating the end of World War II has died.
Greta Zimmer Friedman's son says his mother died Thursday at a Richmond, Virginia, hospital of what he called complications from old age. She was 92.
Friedman was a 21-year-old dental assistant in a nurse's uniform on Aug. 14, 1945. She went to Times Square amid reports that the war had ended. That's when she was kissed by George Mendonsa celebrating Japan's surrender.
Life magazine photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt captured the moment. It became one of the most famous photographs of the 20th century.
Joshua Friedman says his mother recalled it all happening in an instant.
She will be buried in Arlington National Cemetery, next to her late husband, Dr. Misha Friedman.
A 19-year-old man was behind bars Monday on suspicion of stealing a car at gunpoint and briefly kidnapping the car's driver after asking a man for a ride in Pacific Beach, police said.
San Diego State University's immediate past president on Monday endorsed Measure G, the SDSU West initiative on the November ballot.
The San Diego City Council will discuss a proposed ban on the use and distribution of polystyrene foam in the city at its 2 p.m. meeting Monday.
Mother Nature put on quite the lightning show Friday night across San Diego and San Diegans captured it across social media.
Strong and gusty Santa Ana winds, low humidity levels and high temperatures prompted the National Weather Service to issue a red flag fire warning Monday in San Diego County.
Spiny Lobster season has begun and locals from all over San Diego County can enjoy indulgent creations at Grant Grill downtown.
Temperatures Monday are warm, above average for the coast but below average at the desert. Santa Ana wind event will produce low humidity and gusty winds.
Authorities Monday publicly identified a 37-year-old Egyptian citizen found dead under potentially suspicious circumstances last week in the ocean off the coast of Mission Beach.
Authorities were searching for a suspect on Sunday following an attempted sexual assault in Little Italy.
Psychic and master Reiki teacher Lisa Campion has a radical and controversial idea about this topic.