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Pictures in the News | July 3, 2013
  • FILIPPO MONTEFORTE / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | July 3, 2013

Posted On: 11:38 a.m. | July 3, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Arizona, where thousands of people turn out for a community vigil in Prescott for the nineteen firefighters from the Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew killed in the line of duty while fighting the Yarnell fire. View Post»

Gettysburg, Pa.,  then and now
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Gettysburg, Pa., then and now

Posted On: 10:52 a.m. | July 3, 2013

The Civil War battle of Gettysburg was fought from July 1-3, 1863, Union troops defeated Confederate forces and halted General Robert E. Lee’s invasion of the North. The battle, in which more than 40,000 soldiers were killed or wounded, was a turning point in the war and in President Lincoln’s political career. Four months later, Lincoln delivered his Gettysburg Address at the... View Post»

Reader photos: Best of Southern California moments for June 2013
  • Diane Trimble

Reader photos: Best of Southern California moments for June 2013

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»

Pictures in the News | July 2, 2013

Pictures in the News | July 2, 2013

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»

Pictures in the News | July 1, 2013

Pictures in the News | July 1, 2013

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»

Turmoil in Egypt
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Turmoil in Egypt

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»

The Week in Pictures | June 24 – 30, 2013

The Week in Pictures | June 24 – 30, 2013

Posted On: 3:11 p.m. | June 28, 2013

The Week in Pictures from around the world. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 28, 2013
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Pictures in the News | June 28, 2013

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»

South Africans hold vigil outside hospital treating Nelson Mandela
  • Jennifer Bruce / AFP/Getty Images

South Africans hold vigil outside hospital treating Nelson Mandela

Posted On: 12:32 p.m. | June 27, 2013

Nelson Mandela 'still there,' responding to family, daughter says. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 27, 2013
  • Susannah Kay / Los Angeles Times

Pictures in the News | June 27, 2013

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»

Pictures in the News | June 26, 2013
  • KIM LUDBROOK / EPA

Pictures in the News | June 26, 2013

Posted On: 9:07 a.m. | June 26, 2013

Pictures in the News from around the world. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 25, 2013
  • Armando L. Sanchez / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | June 25, 2013

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»

Pictures in the News | June 24, 2013

Pictures in the News | June 24, 2013

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»

The Week in Pictures | June 17 – 23, 2013
  • PETER PARKS / AFP

The Week in Pictures | June 17 – 23, 2013

Posted On: 6:15 p.m. | June 21, 2013

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. 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»

Pictures in the News | June 21, 2013
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Pictures in the News | June 21, 2013

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»

Pictures in the News | June 20, 2013

Pictures in the News | June 20, 2013

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»

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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