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Mike Tyson is photographed in his Henderson, Nev., home on Feb. 6, ahead of a 10-week, 38-date cross-country tour of his one-man stage show, "Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth."

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times

San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department officers fight the elements near Big Bear Lake on Feb. 8 as they look for murder suspect Christopher Dorner.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Anne Hathaway watches as her Oscar for best supporting actress is engraved at the Governors Ball at the 85th Academy Awards in Los Angeles on Feb. 24.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Actress Charlize Theron waits backstage at the 85th Academy Awards, held Feb. 24 at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

Joelle Walters, left, daughter Kassidy, 13, son Mitchell, 9, and husband Rodney, of Yucaipa, stand under umbrellas during the city's Feb. 19 candlelight vigil in memory of San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department Det. Jeremiah MacKay, who was killed during a shootout with fugitive Christopher Dorner.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

A Lakers fan wipes away tears before attending a memorial service for team owner Jerry Buss at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on Feb. 21.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Bride Anna Silva stands in a horse-drawn carriage as she arrives for her sunset wedding at the Double T in Stevinson, Calif. The dairy's owner, Tony Azevedo, depends on weddings to help pay the bills.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Francine Orr

Arefa, a wounded Afghan child brought to Los Angeles for medical treatment and cared for by sisters Jami Valentine and Staci Freeman, cries softly as she anticipates having to take a bath.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Barbara Davidson / Los Angeles Times

The Lakers' Kobe Bryant takes a moment during a March 8 game with the Toronto Raptors at Staples Center in Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gary Friedman / Los Angeles Times

Alicia Keys performs at Staples Center in Los Angeles on March 12.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Katie Falkenberg / Los Angeles Times

Firefighters remove the body of a worker who became trapped in a trench in Pacific Palisades on March 14.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times

Mario Armando Lavandeira Jr., better known as Perez Hilton, and his newborn son, Mario Armando Lavandeira III, on March 17 in Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times

Kyla Cummins, 2, plays with a stuffed toy left during a memorial ceremony at the site outside Victorville where the bodies of Joseph and Summer McStay and remains believed to be those of their children Gianni and Joseph Jr. were found nearly four years after they disappeared from their home in Fallbrook.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times

Fans and Ducks teammates celebrate right winger Bobby Ryan's, center, game-tying goal in the third period at the Honda Center in Anaheim on March 20. Ducks won 4-2.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

Actress Saoirse Ronan at the Four Seasons hotel in Beverly Hills on March 21.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ricardo DeAratanha / Los Angeles Times

Wizards forward Nene smacks Lakers forward Pau Gasol across the face during a jump ball at Staples Center on March 22.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times

Before the Homecoming Dance, friends Jasmine Poli, 14, Cassidy Lynn Campbell, 16, Melissa Hooper, 17, and Bobbie Wilkinson, 17, from left, gather to have their photos taken. Campbell, a transgender teenager was named homecoming queen at Marina High in Huntington Beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Francine Orr

UCLA's Norman Powell, center, and Travis Wear sit in the locker room after losing to Minnesota in Round 2 of the NCAA Tournament in Austin, Texas, on March 22.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies place a suspect in a patrol car after a raid on Victory Welding & Supply in South Los Angeles on March 22. Raids on more than a dozen locations targeted distributors of nitrous oxide who have allegedly been selling large quantities of the gas for use as a drug.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

James Weatherwax, 11, rides in the back of his grandfather's truck while participating in a celebratory parade through the town of Klawock, Alaska, honoring the Klawock High School basketball team who won the state championship on March 20. Weatherwax was born with Apert syndrome, a rare genetic mutation that fuses the skull prematurely, distorts the bones of the face and melds the muscles and bones of the fingers and toes. In late January 2013, an innovative metal "distractor" or "halo" device was attached to his head to help realign his face.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

Ken Chiate along the edge of his infinity pool with his dog Kelly in Malibu on March 26.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times

Exuberant fans go after a foul ball as the Dodgers take batting practice before the season opener against the San Francisco Giants on April 1 at Dodger Stadium.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Actor Jack Nicholson joins former Laker Shaquille O'Neal during a ceremony to retire his number on April 2 at Staples Center in Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Karen O of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs performs at the14th annual Coachella Music & Arts Festival in Indio on April 12.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Bethany Mollenkof / Los Angeles Times

National Guard Sgt. Eric Hille of Murrieta sits in Riverside National Cemetery on May 26 at the gravesite of his friend Sgt. Eric Holke, who was killed in a road accident in Iraq while they were on the same mission in 2007.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times

Music artist J. Cole looking through a prism of mirrors in Beverly Hills on June 10.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Bethany Mollenkof / Los Angeles Times

Star-gazers on a tour with California Overland Desert gaze into the starry sky above Anza-Borrego Desert State Park in California on Aug. 12 as a meteor streaks by during the annual Perseid Meteor Shower.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times

Leandrus "Lee" Benton had been walking home from a party in Wilmington. As he would later explain, he and his friend thought it would be safer to take the alley than the street. Lee had heard the gun but didn't see the shooter. The bullet burned through his gut.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Barbara Davidson / Los Angeles Times

Igor Pasternak, CEO of Worldwide Aeros Corp., and test pilot Corky Ballinger conduct tests of the ML8XX Pelican experimental cargo airship on Sept. 10 outside a World War II blimp hangar at the former Marine Corps Air Station in Tustin

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times

Corcoran State Prison in Corcoran, Calif., houses inmates deemed to be the most dangerous. Brent Shelton, who is legally blind from a shotgun blast, resides in the Security Housing Unit, where he was photographed on Oct. 1.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Barbara Davidson / Los Angeles Times

Actor and comedian Tim Conway is photographed in his Encino home. In 2013 he released an autobiography, "What's So Funny? My Hilarious Life." He was photographed Nov. 6.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times

A man surfs the crowd during a Modest Mouse concert on July 26 at the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Susannah Kay / Los Angeles Times

Firefighters pass a wall of flame while battling the Falls Fire on Highway 74 just above Lake Elsinore on Aug. 5.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times

A melee broke out in Huntington Beach on July 28 after the finals of the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing. The mayhem included the smashing of store windows.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

Taisha Paggett rehearses "Stardust," a dance-theater piece being prepared at UCLA on Aug. 8 by David Rousseve's 10-member company, Reality. The work was given its premiere Sept. 24 at REDCAT.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Anne Cusack / Los Angeles Times

Earl Sweatshirt of the hip-hop collective Odd Future is photographed at his apartment in Hollywood on June 11.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

Actor-singer-producer Hugh Jackman is photographed in San Diego on July 22.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times

Writer-actor Richard Montoya, best known for his work with Culture Clash, is photographed at the Eastside Luv bar in Boyle Heights on July 24.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

You never know what you'll find at a county fair. Jeff Siglock tries out the Bubble Rollers, which is like a human hamster ball on water, at the Orange County Fair in Costa Mesa on Aug. 7.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Glenn Koenig / Los Angeles Times

Coral Kemp is carried by members of the Los Angeles County Lifeguards team during the Landline Rescue Race at the Nautica USLA National Lifeguard Championships in Manhattan Beach on Aug. 10.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

Tremor, the mascot for the Class A Rancho Cucamonga Quakes, pats former Giants pitcher Brian Wilson, who had just been signed by the Dodgers, after pitching the first inning against the Lake Elsinore Storm in Rancho Cucamonga on Aug. 7.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

On Aug. 2, the second day of the X-Games in Irwindale, Kevin Robinson of East Providence, R.I., competes during the GoPro BMX Big Air final.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

A domestic dispute turned into a hostage situation in an Inglewood home on Nov. 27. During a standoff with police officers, a preschool is evacuated. Inglewood police Officer Joey Zeller cradles a toddler among the group led to safety.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Bob Chamberlin / Los Angeles Times

Pall bearers carry the casket of fallen firefighter Kevin Woyjeck during a funeral service at the Crystal Cathedral in Garden Grove on July 16. Woyjeck died in a fire along with 18 fellow firefighters in Arizona June 30.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

A Los Angeles County firefighter takes a break from battling a three-alarm fire that gutted an abandoned commercial building in the City of Industry and threatened to spread to nearby structures on July 9.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Inmate Javier Zubiate stands in the concrete recreation area allowing him periods of controlled and highly monitored exercise in one of the Secure Housing Units at Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City, Calif.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mark Boster / Los Angeles Times

Carlos Jimenez, left, and Mike Dardenelle kiss during a gathering in West Hollywood on June 26 in celebration of the U.S. Supreme Court's long-awaited decision on Proposition 8.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Susannah Kay / Los Angeles Times

A couple ride down Market Street in San Francisco on June 30 with a just-married sign on a motorcycle during the city's annual Gay Pride Parade.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Actress Helen Mirren, starring in the sleuth spoof sequel "Red 2," at the Bruin Theater in Westwood on July 11.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times

Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright star in the Netflix series "House of Cards," photographed April 25 in Beverly Hills.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times

A Queen Latifah talk show is Sony Pictures Television's big bet in syndication for this season.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Francine Orr

Tourists come to the seaside village of Carmel, Calif., for the quaint restaurants and lodging but they stay to see the Lone Cypress in nearby Pebble Beach, photographed here on April 24.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mark Boster / Los Angeles Times

Actress Antje Traue, the villain in the movie "The Man of Steel," is photographed in West Hollywood on June 7.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Liz O. Baylen / Los Angeles Times

Yefim Stolyarskiy, 90, a Soviet army veteran who fought in World War II. He is shown at the May 11 West Hollywood celebration of the 68th anniversary of Victory Day celebrated by Russians.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Barbara Davidson / Los Angeles Times

Snoop Dogg changes his name to Snoop Lion and embraces positivity as never before. The documentary "Reincarnated" documents his transformation. He is pictured here at Westlake Recording Studio in March.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Liz O. Baylen / Los Angeles Times

Kristian Atkins covers his face while watching firefighters work a major brush fire on Barcelona Place in Newbury Park in May.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times

Dean Gomersall from the Pacific Marine Mammal Center tries to help a dolphins that was stranded in the Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve in Huntington Beach. The dolphin was eventually led to open water.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times

Steve Martin, left, of Working Wildlife and fellow trainer Chris Edrington get a gray wolf named Shadow to perform for a movie camera in front of a green screen at Hollywood Center Studios in April.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ricardo DeAratanha / Los Angeles Times

Laker Kobe Bryant tries to console Pau Gasol late in the fourth quarter against the Spurs in Game 4 of the NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on April 29.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Pulling her luggage, a woman braves high winds and blowing sand while walking on a service road to get to her ride after getting off a bus at the Palm Springs station on April 8.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times

Two college students hit the beach in Santa Monica on Oct. 11 after driving nonstop from Oklahoma for fall break. "You can't go to California without going to the beach," said one.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Liz O. Baylen / Los Angeles Times

Cows graze along the headwaters of the Upper Owens River near Big Springs on June 26.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times

A woman arrives at Angel Stadium in Anaheim on Oct. 15 to participate with thousands of Muslims in the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Adha.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christina House / For The Times

Lollie Desmond, 75, is one of the residents of Hangtown Haven in Placerville, Calif., who faced displacement when the state's only legally sanctioned homeless campground closed Nov. 15.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mel Melcon / Los Angeles Times

Jessica Lange is photographed through a cracked veil Oct. 5. The 64-year-old actress stars in the FX television series "American Horror Story: Coven."

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times

The cast of "Einstein on the Beach" perform during a dress rehearsal Oct. 10. After decades of failed efforts to bring "Einstein," a collaboration between Philip Glass and Robert Wilson, to Los Angeles, the show was finally put on at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion by L.A. Opera.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times

Tom Woods, separated from his wife, Candy, and their infant son Blake by a glass partition, talks to his wife in April for the last time before entering a yearlong rehabilitation facility after getting three DUIs in less than two months.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times

Navajo Adrian Jackson does a few stunts atop his horse, "Pistol," at John Ford's Point in the Monument Valley in August while waiting for the next group of tourists to arrive. Jackson charges $5 for tourists to sit on his horse and take pictures with a backdrop that legendary movie director John Ford used in several of his epic westerns.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mark Boster / Los Angeles Times

Dodger Yasiel Puig celebrates in the locker room in September after the team clinched a playoff spot against the Diamondbacks at Chase Field in Phoenix.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

L.A. band Grouplove, from left, Sean Gadd, Ryan Rabin, Andrew Wessen, Christian Zucconi and Hannah Hooper, are photographed at a band member's home in August.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christina House / For the Times

Dodgers pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu jumps into the pool to join his teammates after defeating the Diamondbacks at Chase Field in Phoenix on Sept. 19 and clinching a playoff spot.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Tiannah Dizadare beams as she works with schoolmate Avery Sheppard as they experiment with their new L.A. Unified-provided iPads in August.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BOB CHAMBERLIN / Los Angeles Times

A blue-footed booby relaxes at the International Bird Rescue Center in San Pedro in September. The bird, a species usually found in the Gulf of Mexico, was discovered disoriented on a South Los Angeles street.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

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