Fifty years ago today, mankind was on the verge of one giant leap. Whether it succeeded depended largely on the steady nerves of the people in this famous room.
Below are four stories to read today on nbcla.com
See Inside NASA's Historic Mission Control Center
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The Texas nerve center for the United States space program that helped bring Americans to the moon is in desperate need of a restoration. Take a look at the Mission Control room.
[NATL-DFW]Photos: Inside NASA's Mission Control in Houston
Rescued Camper Describes Wilderness Encounter With Knife-Wielding Man
The woman who went missing for four days while camping in California's White Mountains said she was relieved to be reunited with her family after a harrowing encounter with a knife-wielding man sent her running into the wilderness.
Corona Woman to Become Teacher After Surgery Frees Her of Seizures
Jasmine Williams began experiencing seizures that eventually got so severe that her parents decided to home-school her at her 8-years old. Now, Williams will fulfill her dreams of becoming a teacher after a surgery freed her of seizures.
Deadly Coyote Attacks on the Rise in Buena Park
It's not the first time we see coyotes in LA's neighborhoods. Maybe this is a sign to keep your pets indoors before they become prey to these felines.