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Human cargo
  • John McDonough / Los Angeles Times

Human cargo

Posted On: 12:38 a.m. | May 13, 2016

Five illegal aliens in trunk of car stopped by the U.S. Border Patrol near the San Onofre nuclear plant on Interstate 5. View Post»

1985 Newhall Ranch television production

1985 Newhall Ranch television production

Posted On: 4:59 a.m. | May 12, 2016

A Paramount Pictures crew under the direction of John Avnet film an explosion simulating a landmine for an episode of “Call to Glory,” in the Santa Clara River of the Newhall Ranch. View Post»

Oldest McDonald's still serving food
  • Rick Corrales / Los Angeles Times

Oldest McDonald’s still serving food

Posted On: 12:29 a.m. | May 11, 2016

McDonald's at corner of Florence Ave., and Lakewood Blvd., in Downey. View Post»

1965 Angels – Bosox bean ball melee
  • Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times

1965 Angels – Bosox bean ball melee

Posted On: 12:13 a.m. | May 10, 2016

Bean balls lead to 1965 melee between the Los Angeles Angels and Boston Red Sox. View Post»

Sleeping atop a bike
  • Ken Hively / Los Angeles Times

Sleeping atop a bike

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | May 6, 2016

A little girl passes by a woman catching a nap perched atop her bicycle in downtown Los Angeles. View Post»

Corvette spin out
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

Corvette spin out

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | May 5, 2016

Frank Cairns, driving a Corvette, spins out in early race in U.S. Grand Prix at Riverside Raceway. View Post»

'Dr. George'
  • Larry Bessel / Los Angeles Times

‘Dr. George’

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | May 4, 2016

Dr. George Fischbeck gets ready for a nightly weather report on KABC-TV. View Post»

1985 speedboat accident at Irvine Lake
  • Thomas Kelsey / Los Angeles Times

1985 speedboat accident at Irvine Lake

Posted On: 12:03 a.m. | May 3, 2016

Two spectators comfort each other after the drag-race speedboat went out of control and plunged into the crowd on a bank of Irvine Lake. View Post»

Bob Dylan and Joan Baez at 1982 Peace Sunday concert

Bob Dylan and Joan Baez at 1982 Peace Sunday concert

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | April 29, 2016

Bob Dylan and Joan Baez tune up before surprise segment at the 1982 “Peace Sunday” benefit concert held at the Rose Bowl. View Post»

Film heavy George Kennedy also dances
  • Nelson Tiffany / Los Angeles Times

Film heavy George Kennedy also dances

Posted On: 12:35 a.m. | April 28, 2016

Film heavy George Kennedy lands a dancing role in movie. View Post»

Irate Orioles
  • Joe Kennedy / Los Angeles Times

Irate Orioles

Posted On: 12:08 a.m. | April 26, 2016

Baltimore Orioles appear to be lining up to voice their opinions to umpire Al Clark, right, after Clark threw Tommy Harper, left, out of game. View Post»

1972 Dodgers - Expos melee
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

1972 Dodgers – Expos melee

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | April 22, 2016

Montreal's Ken Singleton and Dodgers catcher Chris Cannizzaro throw punches after hard collision at home plate. View Post»

Four presidents come together after assassination of Anwar Sadat
  • Bernie Boston / Los Angeles Times

Four presidents come together after assassination of Anwar Sadat

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | April 21, 2016

As former presidents Gerald Ford, Richard Nixon and Jimmy Carter listen, President Ronald Reagan reads statement outside White House on death of Egypt’s leader Anwar Sadat. View Post»

Dust storm for 'Poltergeist II'

Dust storm for ‘Poltergeist II’

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | April 19, 2016

Man made windstorm in Chatsworth during filming of "Poltergeist II." View Post»

Overflow Coliseum crowd
  • Rick Meyer / Los Angeles Times

Overflow Coliseum crowd

Posted On: 6:00 a.m. | April 15, 2016

An aerial view of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum shortly before the start of a Rolling Stones concert. View Post»

Know Your City, No. 21 – Hollywood American Legion Post
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Know Your City, No. 21 – Hollywood American Legion Post

Posted On: 12:24 a.m. | April 14, 2016

Image of Hollywood American Legion Post 43 used in the 1955-56 Know Your City photography series. View Post»


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