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reFramed: In conversation with David Magnusson

reFramed: In conversation with David Magnusson

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | August 26, 2014

A purity ball is a ceremony where young girls promise to “live pure lives before God,” and to remain virgins until marriage. In return, their fathers sign a commitment promising to protect their daughters’ chastity. Sometimes rings are exchanged as a symbol of their vows. The ceremonies differ depending on the organizers, but many of them are held at formal locations like in hotels or... View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 27, 2014

Pictures in the News | August 27, 2014

Posted On: 10:18 a.m. | August 27, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins along the Southern California coastline, where huge swells generated by Hurricane Marie battered the coastline, producing eye-popping waves for the bravest of surfers, while at the same time putting low-lying seaside communities at significant risk of flooding and beach erosion View Post»

1977 KISS concert at the Forum
  • Larry Bessel / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1977 KISS concert at the Forum

Posted On: 12:22 a.m. | August 27, 2014

Kiss in Aug. 28, 1977 concert at the Forum in Inglewood. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 26, 2014

Pictures in the News | Aug. 26, 2014

Posted On: 11:12 a.m. | August 26, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, "Breaking Bad" cast members celebrate at in the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Napa, Calif.: A neighbor looks at a red-tagged home near downtown after 6.0-magnitude earthquake rocked the area on Sunday. Los Angeles: A small group of protesters gathered outside the Millennium Biltmore hotel in downtown Los Angeles as they rally against Mexican... View Post»

66th Primetime Emmy Awards | Aug. 25, 2014

66th Primetime Emmy Awards | Aug. 25, 2014

Posted On: 7:00 a.m. | August 26, 2014

Framework presents a glimpse of the color, sights, fashions and the anticipation and excitement at the 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, documented by the photojournalists of the Los Angeles Times. View Post»


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