Tributes to the victims of the Ghost Ship fire have moved the Bay Area. A high school wellness counselor who knew one victim, Alex Vega and his girlfriend Michela Gregory said, "You do not forget people like that." [ Abc7ne.ws Link ]
OAKLAND FIRE UPDATE: The ATF said Wednesday that the Ghost Ship fire that killed at least 36 people started on the first floor trapping victims above. They said there is no evidence the warehouse had a fire alarm or suppression system. This fire is the highest number of fire fatalities in the U.S. in the last 13 years. [ Abc7ne.ws Link ]
75 YEARS LATER: The Pearl Harbor Commemoration Ceremony is taking place right now in Hawaii, honoring the lives of the brave Americans killed on December 7, 1941 -- "a date which will live in infamy." [ Abc7ne.ws Link ]
"A date which will live in infamy." On this day 75 years ago, the American naval base at Pearl Harbor was attacked by Japanese forces. Join us in remembering all of the lives lost on December 7, 1941. [ Abc7ne.ws Link ]
WHO THEY WERE: If you look closely, pieces of the arts community of Oakland have come to life in the memorials honoring the victims of the Ghost Ship fire. Visit the scenes that serve as a reminder of life, love and community.
"No, I'm not going to answer questions on this topic. I'd rather get on the floor and be trampled by the parents. I'd rather let them tear at my flesh than answer these ridiculous questions. I'm so sorry, I'm incredibly sorry, what do you want me to say?" The founder of Ghost Ship art collective visited the scene of the fire that killed 36 people. While he didn’t answer questions, here’s what... View details ⇨