Posted On: 12:39 p.m. | May 20, 2015
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins along California's central coast, where a clean-up operation is underway at Refugio State Beach after a ruptured pipeline near Santa Barbara leaked an estimated 21,000 gallons of crude oil. View Post»
Posted On: 8:57 a.m. | May 19, 2015
Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Yosemite National Park, where Max Buchini peeks over the edge of the cliff next to a heart-shaped rock with feather wings, meant as a memorial for the late Dean Potter and Graham Hunt after their death from a BASE jump of Taft Point. View Post»
Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | May 15, 2015
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We begin this week on the East Coast, where investigators scoured the scene of a derailed Amtrak train in Philadelphia, searching for clues to the accident that killed eight people and injured more than 200 people in one of the nation’s busiest transportation corridors. View Post»
Posted On: 12:08 p.m. | May 15, 2015
Friday's Pictures in the News begins on the French Riviera, where actress Michelle Rodriguez waves as she arrives for the screening of the film "Mad Max : Fury Road" during the 68th Cannes Film Festival. View Post»
Posted On: 2:38 p.m. | May 14, 2015
In Thursday's Pictures in the News, a group of Maoris performs a traditional dance for Britain's Prince Harry during his visit to Putiki Marae in Whanganui, New Zealand.
Ilopango, San Salvador: Members of the Salvadorean national civil police conduct an early morning operation rounding up 18th Street gang members.
Katmandu, Nepal: Rescue workers recover residents' property from an... View Post»
Posted On: 10:21 a.m. | May 13, 2015
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins on the East Coast, where investigators were scouring the scene of a derailed Amtrak train in Philadelphia, searching for clues to explain the accident that killed at least six and injured more than 200 people in one of the nation’s busiest transportation corridors. View Post»
Posted On: 9:24 a.m. | May 12, 2015
We begin Tuesday's Pictures in the News back in Nepal, where another powerful earthquake struck in Kathmandu, killing more than 20 people more than two weeks after a 7.8-magnitude quake killed more than 8,000 people. View Post»
Posted On: 10:16 a.m. | May 11, 2015
In Monday's Pictures in the News, tornadoes rip through Texas and Arkansas, killing four and injuring dozens. In Texas, two people died and eight were missing after a tornado pummeled the small city of Van in Van Zandt County on Sunday night, according to city officials.
Kashgar, China: A sandstorm in the northwest Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous region creates a selfie opportunity.
Los... View Post»
Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | May 8, 2015
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. In Paris, French President Francois Hollande pays his respects during a ceremony to mark 70 years since victory over Nazi Germany in World War II. More . . . . View Post»
Posted On: 10:34 a.m. | May 8, 2015
Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Africa, where refugees gather to watch the arrival of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres at the sprawling Dadaab refugee camp that currently houses some 350,000 people. Kenya's government asked the UN refugee agency to close the camp after an attack on Kenyas Garissa University by Somalia-based Al-Shabaab gunmen in April, whom... View Post»
Posted On: 11:33 a.m. | May 7, 2015
Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where a man places flowers at a growing memorial, near the site of a fatal LAPD officer-involved shooting of a homeless man in Venice. View Post»
Posted On: 9:52 a.m. | May 6, 2015
In Wednesday's Pictures in the News, villagers take cover during an aid-dropping operation by an Indian helicopter in Lampuk, Nepal.
Johannesburg: Ballerinas take a break during a "Giselle" dress rehearsal before the first official show as the St. Petersburg Ballet Theater kicks off the South African leg of the global season.
Cape Canaveral, Fla.: SpaceX's Dragon capsule launches from ... View Post»
Posted On: 11:36 a.m. | May 5, 2015
We are excited to announce the launch of a new video series featuring the award-winning photo staff of the Los Angeles Times. Our hope is to engage you, our viewers, in a conversation about our work. View Post»
Posted On: 11:26 a.m. | May 5, 2015
Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in the Mediterranean Sea with a dramatic image of a rescue of migrants on a sinking rubber boat desperately clambering up ropes and a ladder from the cargo ship in the sea between Libya and Sicily. View Post»
Posted On: 8:59 a.m. | May 4, 2015
In Monday's Pictures in the News, Floyd Mayweather Jr. celebrates after winning the World Welterweight Championship at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Saturday.
Milan, Italy: Star Wars fans on Sunday attend an event marking Star Wars Day.
Kabul: An Afghan security official inspects a bullet-riddled windshield at the scene of a suicide attack on a bus that was transporting employees of the... View Post»
Posted On: 8:27 a.m. | May 4, 2015
Here in the Nickerson Gardens public housing project in Watts, it's simply called "the wall."
On it, written in black in Old English script, are the names of the dead.
The first names to grace the wall were those killed in gang violence, but there are also names of people who meant something to the community. View Post»