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Pictures in the News | July 2, 2015
  • Adam Lau / Knoxville News Sentinel

Pictures in the News | July 2, 2015

Posted On: 10:49 a.m. | July 2, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in Tennessee, where a CSX train carrying a flammable and toxic substance derailed and caught fire, prompting authorities to evacuate several thousand people. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 1, 2015

Pictures in the News | July 1, 2015

Posted On: 9:37 a.m. | July 1, 2015

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News, lightning strikes over the Queen Mary in Long Beach where wind, showers and lighting rolled through the area late Wednesday afternoon. All Los Angeles County beaches were closed due to lightning strikes, and a flex alert has been issued asking residents statewide to reduce their energy consumption between 2 p.m. and 9 p.m. Wednesday. A wave of triple-digit... View Post»

Tunnel found underneath Watts bank
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Tunnel found underneath Watts bank

Posted On: 12:27 a.m. | July 1, 2015

Police officer T. C. Harkem crawls out of tunnel discovered beneath the Farmers and Merchants Bank in Watts. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 30, 2015

Pictures in the News | June 30, 2015

Posted On: 3:05 p.m. | June 30, 2015

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, Santa Barbara County firefighters battle a fast-moving brush fire that charred 300 acres near La Purisima Mission State Historic Park in Lompoc. Livingston, N.J.: New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie greets supporters after announcing his candidacy for president. San Fernando: Two men who claim to be descendants of the Knights Templar, leave... View Post»


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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