Posted On: 9:35 a.m. | June 26, 2014
In Thursday's Pictures in the News, festival-goers gather ahead of this weekend's Glastonbury Festival of Music and Performing Arts on Worthy Farm in Somerset, southwest England.
Bangkok, Thailand: Taitan, a male Shih Tzu from Thailand, yawns while being groomed during the Thailand International Dog Show.
Omaha, Neb.: Vanderbilt University players celebrate after defeating the... View Post»
Posted On: 9:58 a.m. | June 25, 2014
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins with the scent of death as youngsters hold their noses against the odor of a rare "corpse flower," indigenous to the Indonesian island of Sumatra, blooming at Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa.
Key Largo, Fla.: Fabien Cousteau waves from inside Aquarius Reef Base, a laboratory 63 feet below the surface of the water off Key Largo, where researchers are... View Post»
Posted On: 10:17 a.m. | June 24, 2014
Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Brazil, where tourists visit the statue of Christ the Redeemer atop Corcovado hill in Rio de Janeiro prior to the Group E football match between France and Ecuador during the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Over in India, where cricket dwarfs every other sport, the ongoing World Cup Soccer tournament in Brazil has evoked a lot of interest in the game which is more... View Post»
Posted On: 10:27 a.m. | June 23, 2014
Monday's Pictures in the News begins in a downtown Los Angeles warehouse with soccer fans waving U.S. flags to watch the U.S. national team face off against Portugal in a pivotal World Cup match that ended in a 2 - 2 draw. Across town, South Korean soccer fans, watching on a Jumbotron and another monitor at Wilshire Park Place in Koreatown, react as their team scores its first goal of the game... View Post»
Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | June 20, 2014
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, it was all about sport. In South America, the biggest, loudest, longest, wildest party in the world kicked off in Brazil as 32 teams descend on the soccer-crazed nation for the 2014 World Cup.
Westwood: Mike Watts watches the flag-folding ritual during his father's funeral service at the veterans cemetery where he had been... View Post»
Posted On: 8:20 a.m. | June 20, 2014
Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Westwood, where Mike Watts watches the flag folding ritual during his father's funeral service at the VA cemetery in Westwood, where Watts has been struggling for five years to get his father buried. The cemetery that has been running out of space and hasn't been accepting anyone for burial until now. View Post»
Posted On: 11:04 a.m. | June 19, 2014
Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw celebrates his no-hitter against the Colorado Rockies after the last out of a baseball game. View Post»
Posted On: 11:32 p.m. | June 18, 2014
The sloping, misty foothills of a dormant volcano called Mount Talinis is probably the least expected place to discover a budding extreme sport. Amid the thick, green forest you can see steep mountain faces jutting skyward. The plants and soil are always wet and muddy and you can almost feel the jungle exhale its warm, humid breath. View Post»
Posted On: 8:35 a.m. | June 18, 2014
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Brazil, where a soccer fan wears contact lenses with the Brazilian national flag before the group A preliminary round match between Brazil and Mexico in Sao Paulo, Brazil. In the Southland, hundreds of Mexican soccer fans gathered to watch live telecast of the game. View Post»
Posted On: 10:44 a.m. | June 17, 2014
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, the Los Angeles Kings celebrate their Stanley Cup with a victory parade in downtown Los Angeles.
Natal, Brazil: U.S. soccer fans celebrate after their team beat Ghana 2-1 in its first match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
London: Race-goers show off their fancy hats on the opening day of the Royal Ascot horse-racing course.
Wisner, Neb.: A storm... View Post»
Posted On: 8:35 a.m. | June 16, 2014
Monday's Pictures in the News begins with a tribute to sport. First off, the LA Kings gather for a team photo after winning the NHL Stanley Cup Final for the second time in three years. In Texas, the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals Game 5 to become the 2014 NBA Finals Champions. And down in South America, the 2014 FIFA World Cup is well underway with soccer fans... View Post»
Posted On: 12:35 a.m. | June 14, 2014
What started as a very simple project, converting my old video tapes to digital, has extended to over a three month project with no end in sight. View Post»
Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | June 13, 2014
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We begin this week’s installment of the Week in Pictures in Brazil, where the biggest, loudest, longest, wildest party in the world kicks off as 32 teams descend on the soccer-crazed nation for the 2014 World Cup. View Post»
Posted On: 4:59 p.m. | June 13, 2014
In a country where the average person stands less than 5-feet-5-inches tall there is worship for a game normally dominated by giants. While much of the world bows down before the altar of soccer, it’s basketball that brings out the Filipino congregation to play a game widely associated with larger-than-life figures like Blake Griffin, LeBron James and Tim Duncan. View Post»
Posted On: 9:19 a.m. | June 13, 2014
Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Brazil as the 2014 Wold Cup gets underway. Police in Brazil clashed with protesters before the World Cup soccer tournament kicked off, leaving at least eight demonstrators and three journalists injured. View Post»
Posted On: 10:07 a.m. | June 12, 2014
In Thursday's Pictures in the News, Los Angeles Kings hockey fans react to the Kings losing to the New York Rangers 2-1 in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs series. The Kings were looking for a sweep but instead will play Game 5 in Los Angeles on Friday night.
Irbil, Iraq: Refugees fleeing from Mosul head to the self-ruled northern Kurdish region in Irbil north of Baghdad. The Islamic State... View Post»