Posted On: 11:30 a.m. | January 30, 2014
In Thursday's Pictures in the News, Glenn Weyant bangs mallets against the border fence in Sasabe, Ariz., turning it into a musical instrument. The sound is created by the metal posts vibrating when struck by the mallets. Weyant, a Tucson resident, has been playing the border fence since 2006.
Whittier: The award-winning Taiwan Le-Yun Dance Group ring in the Chinese New Year with a... View Post»
Posted On: 9:03 a.m. | January 29, 2014
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in New York, where patrons of the New York City Ballet peer at a massive photograph on linoleum flooring featuring over 80 dancers arranged in an array of poses at the Lincoln Center. The work of French-born artist JR, was made by staging a photo shoot of the artists lying down pushing and pulling on a white crinkled paper. View Post»
Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | January 29, 2014
California-based photographer Chris Burkard photographs the ocean, surfing and travel both under and above the water line. He discusses his work and his subjects. View Post»
Posted On: 11:42 a.m. | January 28, 2014
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, the red and green neon lights of a 24-hour pawn shop create a surreal backdrop in Boyle Heights.
Beijing: China is preparing to welcome the Lunar New Year of the Horse, which falls on Friday and will see about 3.62 billion trips made by Chinese travelers during the 40-day Spring Festival travel period.
Java, Indonesia: Rescuers search for bodies after a... View Post»
Posted On: 9:43 a.m. | January 27, 2014
Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where Macklemore & Ryan Lewis won big in their Grammys debut. The independent rap group landed four of the seven major categories in which they were nominated, triumphing over more established hip-hop superstars including Jay Z, Drake and Kanye West. View Post»
Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | January 27, 2014
Europe’s economic crisis, compounded by rising opposition to the bloody sport, has made it nearly impossible for bullfighters to excel — or even practice — there. View Post»
Posted On: 5:00 p.m. | January 24, 2014
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. The Mavericks surf competition off the Northern California coast is underway, and the waves have not disappointed so far. Only surfers invited to the event can participate, and the event is only held when conditions are prime. This year, invitations went out to 24 of the world's best big wave surfers. View Post»
Posted On: 3:04 p.m. | January 24, 2014
Looking back at the multimedia of 2013 View Post»
Posted On: 2:32 p.m. | January 24, 2014
Twenty-four of the world's best surfers competed Friday in the Body Glove Mavericks Invitational.
Posted On: 9:48 a.m. | January 24, 2014
Friday's Pictures in the News begins on stage at Staples Center Los Angeles, where performers go through rehearsals ahead of Sunday's Grammy show. In neighboring Inglewood, what's left of the shuttered Hollywood Park racetrack goes up for auction this week, including the scale that was used to weigh jockeys in the winning circle. View Post»
Posted On: 1:19 p.m. | January 23, 2014
Kiev, Ukraine has been the epicenter of two months of protests against President Viktor Yanukovych that have grown increasingly violent this week. Opposition leaders had given Yanukovych a deadline of Thursday evening to make concessions or face renewed clashes there, and they quenched the barricade fires that had coated the capital in black smoke in a tenuous cease-fire. View Post»
Posted On: 10:41 a.m. | January 23, 2014
In Thursday's Pictures in the News, friends of Kim Pham, who was beaten to death outside the Crosby nightclub in downtown Santa Ana, comfort each other at the scene of the attack.
Pomona: A bicyclist was struck and killed by a Foothill Transit bus on White Avenue, between Orange Grove and Holt avenues, Thursday morning.
Hollywood: After placing his front paws in cement to make an... View Post»
Posted On: 9:22 a.m. | January 22, 2014
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins on the East Coast, where a man is covered in snow as he tries to clear a path after a snow storm in New Bedford, Mass. A winter storm dumped a foot or more of snow and closed schools across much of the Northeast. The storm stretched from Kentucky to New England but hit hardest along the heavily populated Interstate 95 corridor between Philadelphia and... View Post»
Posted On: 11:56 a.m. | January 21, 2014
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, Los Angeles Fire Department firefighters mop up a house fire and another at an abandoned car dealership.
Kiev, Ukraine: Anti-government protesters hold their ground through a night of violent street clashes in the Ukrainian capital.
Philadelphia: A storm sweeps across the Mid-Atlantic and New England that could bring up to a foot of snow to Philadelphia... View Post»
Posted On: 12:12 p.m. | January 20, 2014
In Monday's Pictures in the News a passerby walks beneath a likeness of Martin Luther King Jr. on Vermont Avenue in Los Angeles. On Monday, the nation is commemorating the civil rights leader, who was assassinated in 1968. View Post»
Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | January 20, 2014
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Salih Alwadiya is among the Gaza Strip's poorest. The 61-year-old's home consists of a kitchen, several small rooms and a space devoted to pigeons and a goose. Many of his 20 children live with him and his three wives near a sewage plant. In all, more than 50 people live in the small compound.
Their only form of transportation is a donkey cart, as his motorcycle is... View Post»