Posted On: 10:50 a.m. | January 3, 2014
Friday's Pictures in the News begins on the East Coat, where a blustering winter storm that dropped nearly 2 feet of snow just north of Boston, shut down major highways in New York and Pennsylvania and forced U.S. airlines to cancel thousands of flights nationwide. View Post»
Posted On: 10:26 a.m. | January 2, 2014
The Rose Bowl and 125th Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena start off Thursday's Pictures in the News.
San Pedro: Polar bear swimmers charge into the water at Cabrillo Beach on New Year's day. With sunshine and temperatures in the upper 60s, the New Year's Day tradition of taking a winter's dip in the ocean drew a healthy crowd.
Los Angeles: New Year's revelers in downtown's Grand... View Post»
Posted On: 9:30 a.m. | December 31, 2013
This is the final installment of Pictures in the News for 2013 and we drop in on some New Year's Eve celebrations around the world. Fireworks light up the sky over the Yarra River during New Years Eve festivities in Melbourne, Australia and tourists and locals celebrate the New Year on the waterfront in the New Zealand town of Queenstown. View Post»
Posted On: 11:13 a.m. | December 30, 2013
In Monday's Pictures in the News, thousands of balloons are released at the site of Sao Paulo, Brazil's foundation in 1554. Workers from an association began releasing balloons in 1992 in what has now turned into a tradition to celebrate the new year.
Harbin, China: People tour the large-scale ice sculptures at the 15th Harbin Ice and Snow World.
San Miguel, El Salvador:... View Post»
Posted On: 11:30 p.m. | December 28, 2013
The Nikon 1 AW1 action camera gets an A for styling because everyone who sees it likes it. It does stand out, especially the white version, with its silver accented lens that I tried. I’m more of silver or black camera body type, so fortunately for me, it’s also available. The camera is waterproof down to 49 feet and shock proof up to a 6 and a half foot drop. View Post»
Posted On: 2:56 p.m. | December 27, 2013
Best photos from around the world: The Week in Pictures for December 23 – 29, 2013. View Post»
Posted On: 2:11 p.m. | December 27, 2013
A Lebanese army soldier stands next to a destroyed car at the scene of an explosion in central Beirut, which killed several people, including Mohammed Chatah, a senior aide to former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri.
Moscow: Russian soldiers stand in line to pay their last respects to Mikhail Kalashnikov, the designer of the iconic AK-47 assault rifle.
Lahore, Pakistan: Supporters of... View Post»
Posted On: 6:04 p.m. | December 26, 2013
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Posted On: 9:29 a.m. | December 26, 2013
Thursday's Pictures in the News begins inside Men's Central Jail in Los Angeles, where Archbishop Jose Gomez greets inmates. He visited the halls containing the most dangerous offenders and handed out religious materials. Staying in the Southland, children ride their sled down a sand dune at the Hermosa Beach Pier on Christmas afternoon, where temperatures reached the low 80's. View Post»
Posted On: 9:44 a.m. | December 25, 2013
Today we have a special Christmas edition of the Pictures in the News with traditional and off-beat celebrations from around the globe. View Post»
Posted On: 2:30 p.m. | December 24, 2013
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, we're at the Vatican with Pope Francis as he leads the celebration of Christmas Eve Mass.
Bangui, Central African Republic: A man sells Nativity scenes made from clay and reeds.
Bhubaneswar, India: Children dressed as Santa Claus dance in front of a sand sculpture titled "World Peace" by artist Sudarshan Patnaik ahead of Christmas at a beach in Puri.
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Posted On: 12:10 p.m. | December 23, 2013
In Monday's Pictures in the News, race fans check tickets after the 6th race on the last day of racing at Hollywood Park in Inglewood, Calif.
Salt Lake City: A couple get their marriage license after federal Judge Robert Shelby rules that Utah's Amendment 3 is unconstitutional. Utah is one of 33 states that enacted a constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.
Shimla, India: A cold wave... View Post»
Posted On: 9:27 a.m. | December 22, 2013
November brings fun photos from Halloween and Dia de los Muertos celebrations. Costume images often have a surreal feel, and we start off with two of those, showing first a Hello Kitty trick-or-treater in Pacific Palisades, then an elaborately costumed dancer with L.A. City Hall looming in the background.
The upside of wetter weather: more rainy-day images. I love the quiet solitude in Aaron... View Post»
Posted On: 3:59 p.m. | December 20, 2013
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week marks an end of an era in the Southland as Hollywood Park will turn out the light for good. In it's heyday, celebrities such as Cary Grant, Lucille Ball and Fred Astaire would linger in the box seats, on Sunday, they will run their last race. View Post»
Posted On: 8:38 a.m. | December 20, 2013
Friday's Pictures in the News begins at LAX, where the 94 year old widow of Army Sergeant 1st Class Joseph Gantt , weeps at his casket arrives early Friday morning. After a tour of duty during World War II, Sergeant Gantt was captured in the Korean War and was missing for over 63 years. His remains were only recently identified, providing closure for his family. View Post»
Posted On: 11:32 a.m. | December 19, 2013
In Thursday's Pictures in the News, boats cruise through Newport Harbor in Newport Beach during the first night of the 105th annual Christmas Boat Parade and Ring of Lights. The five-day event's 2013 theme is "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree."
Los Angeles: A vigil for Wanda Threadgill, 45-year-old mother and grandmother, who was found dead in her apartment Tuesday.
Baghdad: Shiite... View Post»