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Pictures in the News | November 25, 2014

Pictures in the News | November 25, 2014

Posted On: 10:17 a.m. | November 25, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Ferguson, Missouri, where at least a dozen buildings were burned and 61 people arrested during a night of violence and chaos that followed a grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer in the killing of an unarmed black man. Protests also broke out around the nation with groups on protesters shutting down freeways in Seattle and Los... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Nov. 24, 2014

Pictures in the News | Nov. 24, 2014

Posted On: 1:29 p.m. | November 24, 2014

In Monday's Pictures in the News, a fallen tree knocked over by high winds rests on two cars in Northridge. West Covina: A Los Angeles County coroner's official take notes near where the body of a man who was shot to death in front of the Church of the Nazarene at 1417 W. Badillo St. was found. The man's alleged shooter was later killed by police a few blocks away. Mediterranean Sea: A... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Nov. 17–23, 2014
  • NIC BOTHMA / EPA

The Week in Pictures | Nov. 17–23, 2014

Posted On: 10:00 p.m. | November 21, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. In Mexico City thousands of students and civil organizations participated in a march during nationwide protests over the disappearance of 43 Mexican students in September. Students furious at the presumed massacre of the missing students clash with the riot police near Mexico City's international airport. View Post»

Pictures in the News | November 21, 2014

Pictures in the News | November 21, 2014

Posted On: 10:15 a.m. | November 21, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Mexico City, where thousands of students and civil organizations participate in a march , during nationwide protests over the disappearance of the 43 Mexican students in September. View Post»

Pictures in the News | November 20, 2014
  • Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times

Pictures in the News | November 20, 2014

Posted On: 11:26 a.m. | November 20, 2014

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins back in upstate New York, where cars are buried in snow and the Buffalo area found itself under as much as 5 feet of snow, with another lake-effect storm expected to bring 2 to 3 more feet later today. View Post»

Pictures in the News | November 19, 2014
  • Harry Scull Jr. / The Buffalo News

Pictures in the News | November 19, 2014

Posted On: 10:15 a.m. | November 19, 2014

Brrrrrrrr, Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins on the East Coast, where a massive snowstorm that hammered much of upstate New York has claimed several lives and left thousands stranded along highways and inside homes as temperatures hover below freezing. View Post»

Pictures in the News | November 18, 2014
  • MIRI TSACHIE / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | November 18, 2014

Posted On: 10:04 a.m. | November 18, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Israel, where two Palestinian attackers slashed and shot to death four rabbis who were praying in a Jerusalem synagogue -- an attack that horrified Israelis, drew international condemnation and threatened to further inflame Jewish-Muslim tensions that were already running high over a contested holy site. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | November 10 – 16, 2014
  • Vadim Ghirda / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | November 10 – 16, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | November 14, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week’s report begin in Northern Ireland, where the coffin bearing the remains of slaying victim Brendan Megraw is carried after a funeral service in Belfast. Megraw was abducted from his home in Belfast and killed by the IRA in April 1978. He was one of 16 victims known as "the Disappeared" who vanished without a trace during... View Post»

Pictures in the News | November 14, 2014
  • Laurent Dubrule / EPA

Pictures in the News | November 14, 2014

Posted On: 10:10 a.m. | November 14, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Northern Ireland, where the coffin bearing the remains of murdered Brendan Megraw is carried after a funeral service in Belfast. Megraw was abducted from his home in Belfast and killed by the IRA in April 1978. He was one of sixteen victims known as "the Disappeared" who vanished without trace during the three decades-long conflict in Northern Ireland.... View Post»

Pictures in the News | November 13, 2014

Pictures in the News | November 13, 2014

Posted On: 9:28 a.m. | November 13, 2014

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins with a view of Cathedral Rocks in Yosemite. John Muir, who saved Yosemite and helped establish the national park system, is now being debated. Muir's critics say world has changed so much since his death that he's no help to environmental movement. View Post»

Pictures in the News | November 12, 2014
  • DANIEL ROLAND / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | November 12, 2014

Posted On: 11:15 a.m. | November 12, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Europe, where they are celebrating the landing a spacecraft on a comet for the first time. Philae, a mobile laboratory the size of a washing machine, landed on comet 67p deep in space. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Nov. 11, 2014
  • Matt Dunham / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Nov. 11, 2014

Posted On: 9:41 a.m. | November 11, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in London, where the ceramic poppy art installation by artist Paul Cummins entitled 'Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red' is seen lit up before sunrise in the dry moat of the Tower of London. The finished installation will be made up of 888,246 ceramic poppies, with the final poppy being placed on Armistice Day today. Each poppy represents a British and... View Post»

Review: The Autographer - Spontaneous hand- and eye-free photography
  • Ken Kwok / Los Angeles Times

Review: The Autographer – Spontaneous hand- and eye-free photography

Posted On: 3:46 p.m. | November 10, 2014

Long before the photographic term "selfie" entered mainstream culture to annoying effect, there was  the "hip shot." Popularized by street photographers, shooting from the hip meant that  the camera was discreetly placed on the hip or other chosen angle and with nary a glance through the viewfinder, pointed in the subject's direction to make a totally candid picture from a fresh and... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Nov. 10, 2014

Pictures in the News | Nov. 10, 2014

Posted On: 12:59 p.m. | November 10, 2014

In Monday's Pictures in the News, mourners remember a 21-year-old Army veteran who was shot and killed early Sunday morning following a dispute at a party in Sylmar that was held to celebrate his homecoming. Triangle, Va.: Active-duty military personnel and veterans hold U.S. flags during a naturalization ceremony ahead of Veterans Day at the National Museum of the Marine Corps. The 239th... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Nov. 3–9, 2014
  • Sebastian Kahnert / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | Nov. 3–9, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | November 7, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week marks the one-year anniversary of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. The storm was one of the strongest tropical cyclones ever recorded, devastating portions of Southeast Asia, particularly the Philippines, killing at least 6,300 people in that country alone. View Post»

A piece of history | The Berlin Wall 25 years after the fall
  • Jae C. Hong / Associated Press

A piece of history | The Berlin Wall 25 years after the fall

Posted On: 11:20 a.m. | November 7, 2014

The wall that once separated East from West Berlin has largely disappeared from the city. The few sections that remain stand as potent monuments to the ideological divisions of the Cold War. But 25 years after the Berlin Wall fell, some 120 parts of it can now be found in more than 40 countries, from Britain to South Africa and the United States. The Berlin Wall was built by the East German... View Post»

Framework

Framework, the photography and video blog of the Los Angeles Times, celebrates the power and explores the craft of visual storytelling. The blog highlights the work of Times photojournalists who frame by frame, document the drama, the emotion and sometimes the humor of life. Framework also aims to serve as a resource hub for photography, multimedia and video enthusiasts who share our passion. We will trade insights and discuss the tools and techniques of telling stories through images. Have a look and let us know what you think.

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