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Pictures in the News | September 4, 2013
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Pictures in the News | September 4, 2013

Posted On: 9:38 a.m. | September 4, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Russia, where Japanese and Russian flags are visible on the plane of Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Saint Petersburg's airport ahead of the G20 summit. The Group of 20 advanced and emerging nations summit will gather on September 5 and 6 in Russia's second city of Saint Petersburg. Meanwhile, President Barack Obama placed a stone at the Great... View Post»

Jonathan Winters likes the Los Angeles Rams
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

Jonathan Winters likes the Los Angeles Rams

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | September 4, 2013

Comedian Jonathan Winters in the crowd at a Rams game with the Philadelphia Eagles. Winters, one of the celebrity sports addicts is a loyal Rams booster. View Post»

Behind the Lens | Early morning news photographer

Behind the lens | Early morning news photographer

Posted On: 6:56 p.m. | September 3, 2013

They say, early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy and wise. I wake up every morning at 4:30 a.m. and I can’t say if it has made me any wiser, but what I can tell you, is that it makes for some groggy afternoons. View Post»

Blind juggler

‘World’s fastest juggler’ is legally blind

Posted On: 10:45 a.m. | September 3, 2013

Juggler Nino Frediani, 73, has performed across Europe and Africa, tossing rings, knives and torches with masterful skill. But there's one thing his audiences never knew. He's legally blind. Read the full story by John M. Glionna "In Las Vegas, the 'world's fastest juggler' shares his big secret." View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 3, 2013

Pictures in the News | Sept. 3, 2013

Posted On: 10:25 a.m. | September 3, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, swimmer Diana Nyad emerges from the Atlantic Ocean after completing a 110-mile swim from Cuba to Key West, Fla. Nyad, 64, is the first swimmer to cross the Florida Strait without the security of a shark cage. Koshigaya, Japan: People clear debris from the roof of a damaged house north of Tokyo a day after tornadoes tore through eastern Japan. Dover Air... View Post»

1930 construction jams traffic
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1930 construction jams traffic

Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | September 3, 2013

Oct. 1930: Construction on Pico looking west from Figueroa jams traffic. View Post»

U.S. Open Tennis 2013
  • Julio Cortez / Associated Press

U.S. Open Tennis 2013

Posted On: 9:31 p.m. | September 1, 2013

Second-seeded Rafael Nadal, who missed the U.S. Open last year wiith a knee injury, beat top-seeded Novak Djokovic, 6-2, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1, on Monday night for this 13th Grand Slam title and his second U.S. Open title on the Arthur Ashe Stadium Court in the first-ever scheduled Monday final. The men had played on Monday the last five years because of rain delays View Post»

The vibe is the thing for New York surfers

Montauk is the Malibu of the ’60s for New York surfers

Posted On: 6:30 a.m. | August 31, 2013

It’s a three-hour drive from midtown Manhattan to the tip of Long Island, where you’ll find a scene similar to Malibu of the 1960s. Montauk, New York, is a summer destination for many and a winter hideout for others. It might not have the climate of Malibu, but it has the clout. In fact, a few years back Surfer magazine ranked Montauk the 9th best surf town in the U.S., right behind Malibu.... View Post»


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