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The Week in Pictures | December 14 – 21, 2014

The Week in Pictures | December 14 – 21, 2014

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | December 20, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Tragic news out of Pakistan this week, where Taliban militants stormed an army-run school, killing 132 children and nine staff members, many of whom were shot in the head. Hundreds of teachers and students were held hostage during an hours-long gun battle with security forces. View Post»

Review: Polaroid Cube

Review: Polaroid Cube

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | December 20, 2014

Polaroid, the company which is famous for instant printing cameras, has ventured into the action camera market. It’s no surprise since it seems to be one of more popular camera purchases today, spurred on by the success of the GoPro cameras. The Polaroid line features the Polaroid XS100i Wi-Fi Waterproof Action Camera which is a more standard style POV (point-of-view camera) but the one that... View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 19, 2014
  • Majdi Mohammed / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | December 19, 2014

Posted On: 9:25 a.m. | December 19, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the Middle East, where Israeli border police officers detain a Palestinian protester following a prayer for Palestinian Cabinet minister Ziad Abu Ain, who collapsed shortly after a protest in the West Bank village of Turmus Aya, as they clash with the troops. View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 18, 2014

Pictures in the News | December 18, 2014

Posted On: 11:52 a.m. | December 18, 2014

For Thursday's Pictures in the News, we catch up with Santa Claus less than a week before the big day. In SoCal, Michael Pless, aka 'Surfing Santa,' catches a wave at the Seal Beach pier in his specially-fitted Santa wetsuit and further south, a man dressed as Santa Claus descends the Sugar Loaf mountain on a zip-line after riding atop the cable car in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Ho, ho, ho. View Post»


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