Posted On: 4:26 p.m. | July 2, 2013
Maybe this month's best of Southern California Moments photo set should be subtitled "Up!" Images of the sky dominate this month's selections. First, there's Diane Trimble's image of hot-air balloons and their reflections off the surface of Lake Skinner at the Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival. Trimble also gets bonus points for catching what looks like a Smokey the Bear balloon on... View Post»
Posted On: 10:29 a.m. | July 2, 2013
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News:— Same-sex wedding ceremonies in West Hollywood City. More photos— Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti's first day in office at City Hall in downtown Los Angeles. More photos— Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crews mourn during a memorial service for the 19 fellow firefighters killed in the line of duty while fighting a fire in the small town of Yarnell,... View Post»
Posted On: 10:02 a.m. | July 1, 2013
Monday's Pictures in the News begina in California, with a couple riding down Market St. with a just married sign on the motorcycle during the annual gay pride parade in San Francisco. Gay marriages resumed in California over the weekend despite a latch-ditch attempt to halt same-sex unions by supporters of Proposition 8. View Post»
Posted On: 8:57 a.m. | July 1, 2013
CAIRO -- Clashes between security forces and supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood spread across Egypt on Friday, killing dozens of protesters as gunfire erupted and vigilantes, some brandishing whips and pipes, roamed neighborhoods and cheered soldiers moving through the streets.
Fierce violence broke out as tens of thousands of supporters of deposed Islamist President Mohamed Morsi marched... View Post»
Posted On: 3:11 p.m. | June 28, 2013
The Week in Pictures from around the world. View Post»
Posted On: 9:34 a.m. | June 28, 2013
Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where an undocumented immigrant from Mexico prays during a 24-hour vigil calling on Congress to pass immigration reform outside of the federal building in downtown Los Angeles. The bill passed, 68 to 32 in the Senate, but conservative House Republicans aren't sold. View Post»
Posted On: 12:32 p.m. | June 27, 2013
Nelson Mandela 'still there,' responding to family, daughter says. View Post»
Posted On: 11:21 a.m. | June 27, 2013
In Thursday's Pictures in the News:
— Reaction in West Hollywood to the U.S. Supreme Court's long-awaited decision on Proposition 8.
— The opening of the renovated Dunbar Hotel as a senior-living facility in South Los Angeles. Built in 1928 by John Somerville to serve African Americans seeking accommodations on their visits to Los Angeles, the historic Dunbar hosted many of jazz... View Post»
Posted On: 9:07 a.m. | June 26, 2013
Pictures in the News from around the world. View Post»
Posted On: 9:51 a.m. | June 25, 2013
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News:
— Los Angeles police search for a gunman who opened fire on two detectives outside the Wilshire Division station.
— Fans celebrate on the streets of Chicago after the Blackhawks defeated the Boston Bruins 3-2 in Boston to win the Stanley Cup.
— Indo-Tibetan border police rescue stranded people with the help of mountaineering ropes and ladders in... View Post»
Posted On: 10:50 a.m. | June 24, 2013
In Monday's Pictures in the News:
— Muslims offer their first Friday prayers at the newly constructed 42,000-square-foot mosque and Islamic Center of San Gabriel Valley in Rowland Heights. More photos
— Ashley Ellsworth and Celeb Hecht take a break from skating as they watch the NBA Finals at the World on Wheels roller skating rink on June 18. The rink is closing because its rent... View Post»
Posted On: 6:15 p.m. | June 21, 2013
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Revelers gather to celebrate the summer solstice amid the monolithic stones at Stonehenge in England this week. Thousands annually meet at the 5,000-year-old stone circle to witness the sunrise on the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere. View Post»
Posted On: 11:01 a.m. | June 21, 2013
Friday is the first day of summer and our Pictures in the News feature begins in England, where revelers gather to celebrate the summer solstice amid the monolithic stones at Stonehenge. Thousands annually meet at the 5,000-year-old stone circle to witness the sunrise on the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere. View Post»
Posted On: 10:44 a.m. | June 20, 2013
Walter Lee Williams, a former USC professor who was arrested in Mexico after being indicted in the U.S. for sex crimes against children, is brought back to Los Angeles to face charges, leading off Thursday's edition of Pictures in the News. Williams was added to the FBI's 10-most-wanted fugitives list this week, arrested a day later in the Caribbean town of Playa del Carmen, and escorted by law... View Post»
Posted On: 10:30 p.m. | June 19, 2013
It's been an exciting few week at my house. Two of my children had graduations, from high school and college, plus I got a chance to try out Bird Photo Booth. Last year, I interviewed Bryson Lovett about his first Kickstarter invention called Bird Photo Booth. His invention intrigued me so much, I bought one and eagerly waited for it to arrive. Before it arrived, I did mention it to friends,... View Post»
Posted On: 11:41 a.m. | June 19, 2013
“So long as nuclear weapons exist, we are not truly safe,” President Obama told a large crowd outside the Brandenberg Gate in Berlin, which leads off Wednesday's Pictures in the News. The president's speech, delivered under a blistering afternoon sun in the city where President John F. Kennedy gave his “Ich bin ein Berliner” (I am a Berliner) speech 50 years ago, marked Obama's return... View Post»