Posted On: 3:50 p.m. | August 23, 2013
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, who released more than 700,000 documents to WikiLeaks, was sentenced to 35 years in prison by a judge in Maryland. The sentencing ends a summer-long court-martial in which Manning, 25, was found guilty of violating the Espionage Act and mishandling classified material but acquitted of a more serious... View Post»
Posted On: 10:02 a.m. | August 23, 2013
A bus swerved off the 210 Freeway and overturned in Irwindale, where we begin Friday's Pictures in the News. More than 50 people were injured in Thursday's accident in the San Gabriel Valley. Witnesses said they saw the bus, carrying passengers to a casino in San Bernardino County, brake hard before swerving across multiple lanes and ending up on its side. "There were elderly people stuck on... View Post»
Posted On: 10:03 a.m. | August 21, 2013
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Maryland, where Army Private First Class Bradley Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison, ending a summer-long court-martial in which he was convicted of espionage for leaking a vast trove of classified U.S. military and diplomatic materials to the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks in 2010. View Post»
Posted On: 11:13 a.m. | August 20, 2013
In Tuesday's Pictures in the news:
—The 10 Freeway in Pomona was shut down in both directions Monday night after two accidents, including a fiery crash involving a big rig and several vehicles that left one person dead. The pileup was reported about 8:30 p.m. near Towne Avenue after the big rig collided with three to four vehicles, the California Highway Patrol said. One of the vehicles... View Post»
Posted On: 7:09 a.m. | August 20, 2013
By Luis Sinco, Los Angeles Times
This month I teamed up with Magnum photographer Eli Reed and Armando Arorizo, owner of the Perfect Exposure Gallery in Los Angeles, to hold the first South Pacific Photo Workshop in the Philippines.
The setting was Dumaguete City, the capital of Negros Oriental Province. The participants consisted of a mixed crew who possessed varied photographic skills,... View Post»
Posted On: 10:23 a.m. | August 19, 2013
In Monday's Pictures in the News:
— Lightning flashes near Las Vegas' McCarran International Airport as thunderstorms sweep across the area.
— Ash rises from Mt. Sakurajima at Kagoshima in Japan's southern island of Kyushu. It was the 500th eruption this year of Sakurajima.
— Construction crews finished demolishing the 405 Freeway south connector to the 22 ahead of schedule in... View Post»
Posted On: 5:14 p.m. | August 16, 2013
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. The headlines this week came out of Egypt, where deadly clashes and sectarian tensions have spread across the country after security forces stormed two Cairo sit-ins, killing hurndreds of supporters of deposed President Mohamed Morsi. The interim government declared a state of emergency as battles between Morsi loyalists and police... View Post»
Posted On: 8:58 a.m. | August 16, 2013
Friday's Pictures in the News begins back in Egypt, where supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi carry a coffin of their colleague who was killed during Wednesday' clashes in Cairo. Gunfire rang out over a main Cairo overpass and police fired tear gas as clashes broke out after tens of thousands of Muslim Brotherhood supporters took to the streets Friday across Egypt in defiance... View Post»
Posted On: 10:54 a.m. | August 15, 2013
In Thursday's Pictures in the News:
— Egyptians mourn over the bodies of their relatives in the El-Iman mosque at Nasr City, Cairo, after the bloodiest day since its Arab Spring began, with hundreds of people reported killed and thousands injured as police smashed two protest camps of supporters of the deposed Islamist President Mohamed Morsi. More photos
— An investigator looks... View Post»
Posted On: 11:23 a.m. | August 14, 2013
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Egypt, where deadly clashes and sectarian tensions have spread across the country after security forces stormed two Cairo sit-ins, killing scores of supporters of deposed President Mohamed Morsi. The interim government declared a state of emergency as battles between Morsi loyalists and police erupted in Cairo, Alexandria and Aswan and in smaller... View Post»
Posted On: 11:43 a.m. | August 13, 2013
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News:
— It's back to school in the Los Angeles Unified School District.
— Dodger Yasiel Puig watches his sacrifice fly during the game against the New York Mets.
— Participants pose during a free yoga class on the Redondo Beach Pier sponsored by Cancer Support Community and Blue Zones Project.
And there's more from around the world. View Post»
Posted On: 8:05 a.m. | August 12, 2013
Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Europe, where a shooting star from the Perseid meteor shower burns up in the atmosphere in Hungary. The Perseid meteor shower occurs every year in August when the Earth passes through debris and dust of the Swift-Tuttle comet. Over on the Canary Islands, astronomy buffs at the aboriginal town of Atalayita enjoy the meteor shower.
Manhattan Beach: Coral... View Post»
Posted On: 3:33 p.m. | August 9, 2013
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism, and this week we lead with a pair of Southern California wildfires. The Falls fire near Lake Elsinore scorched more than 1,400 acres and the Silver fire, which started near Banning, continues to rage, having burned more than 16,000 acres. Meanwhile, Nathan Louis Campbell, who allegedly drove a car onto the crowded Venice boardwalk,... View Post»
Posted On: 8:50 a.m. | August 9, 2013
Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the desert of Southern California, where the fast-moving Silver fire has now consumed 16,000 acres and is only 25% contained. View Post»
Posted On: 11:43 a.m. | August 8, 2013
In Thursday's Pictures in the News:
— The Silver fire rages in Riverside County. More photos
— President Obama greets the Marines in his first visit to Camp Pendleton during a two-day California visit.
— Kids having fun in the Bubble Rollers at the Orange County Fair.
— A Powerball hopeful rubs her ticket on the lucky bluebird inside Bluebird Liquor in Hawthorne. Bluebird... View Post»
Posted On: 10:21 a.m. | August 8, 2013
Jason Dufner shot a two-under-par 68 in the final round of the 95th PGA Championship at Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, N.Y., to claim his first major title with a final score of 10 under. The 36-year-old from Alabama began Sunday one shot behind third-round leader Jim Furyk, the 2003 U.S. Open champion who was seeking his second major title and finished second at eight under after a... View Post»