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Pictures in the News | April 8, 2014

Pictures in the News | April 8, 2014

Posted On: 12:56 p.m. | April 8, 2014

In Monday's Pictures in the News, a beached panga-style boat, loaded with as much as a ton of marijuana, is pulled back into the water by firefighters after it washed ashore at Leo Carrillo State Beach in Malibu early Monday. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers said they located the 30-foot boat around 8 a.m. near a clump of jagged rocks. Officials want to float the boat so it can... View Post»


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Say goodbye to Marilyn

‘Forever Marilyn’ turns out to be not so forever

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | April 8, 2014

Throngs of tourists and locals attended a goodbye party for the 26-foot-tall sculpture last week as it made its way east to its next location, the Grounds for Sculpture in central New Jersey. The 17-ton sculpture in downtown Palm Springs at the corner of Palm Canyon Drive and Tahquitz Canyon Way since 2012, depicted Monroe in her famous pose from the 1955 Billy Wilder movie "The Seven-Year... View Post»

Diana Ross concerts at the Forum
  • George Rose / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Diana Ross concerts at the Forum

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | April 8, 2014

On Feb. 6, 1981 and Oct. 3, 1982, Los Angeles Times photographers covered Diana Ross concerts at the Forum in Inglewood. View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 7, 2014
  • Nick Laham / Getty Images North America

Pictures in the News | April 7, 2014

Posted On: 12:25 p.m. | April 7, 2014

In Monday's Pictures in the News: Dale Earnhardt Jr. crashes early in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth. Paris: French tightrope walker Denis Josselin performs over the Seine river. Dibrugarh, India: Indians have begun voting in the world's biggest election, which is set to sweep the Hindu nationalist opposition to power at a time of low... View Post»


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