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»
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»
Posted On: 12:22 a.m. | August 27, 2014
Kiss in Aug. 28, 1977 concert at the Forum in Inglewood. View Post»
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»
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»