Officials say the transport planned for later this year or early 2016 will mark the only time an external fuel tank has traveled through urban streets. (Photo credit: Lockheed Martin)

66,000-Pound External Fuel Tank For Endeavour Exhibit To Travel Through LA

Another historic NASA artifact is set to make its journey through the streets of Los Angeles.


(credit: PETA)

Shark Used In Kmart Commercial Dies In Tank

A 5-foot-long shark died after being put in an above-ground pool at a Van Nuys home where a Kmart commercial was being filmed.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/15/2013

People stand outside the Cecil Hotel in Los Angeles California February 20, 2013. The body of 21-year-old Canadian tourist Elisa Lam was found in a water tank on the roof of the hotel three weeks after she went missing, police said. The corpse was found February 19 after hotel guests complained of low water pressure. (Photo credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Water In LA Hotel Tank Deemed Safe After Do-Not-Drink Order

Authorities say a test of a downtown L.A. hotel water tank where a Canadian tourist’s body was found this week didn’t find any live bacteria that would cause illness.



2 Workers Rescued After Being Trapped In Underground Tank Near San Pedro

Firefighters rescued two workers who were trapped in an underground tank near San Pedro Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/18/2011


His Ex Told Him ‘Tanks, But No Tanks’

Shaun Mitchell should be quite a catch: he’s 44, has steady work, a place of his own, and doesn’t smoke.


2 Men Hurt In Whittier Propane Tank Explosion

A gas explosion in a Los Angeles suburb has burned and injured two men, including one who lost part of his leg.