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Central Philippines devastated by Typhoon Haiyan
  • Aaron Favila / Associated Press

Central Philippines devastated by Typhoon Haiyan

Posted On: 12:52 p.m. | November 12, 2013

The United Nations launch an appeal for $301 million to help victims, while U.S. and British warships headed toward the region. View Post»

Reader photos: Best of Southern California moments for October 2013
  • Sung Lee

Reader photos: Best of Southern California moments for October 2013

Posted On: 10:46 a.m. | November 12, 2013

Surf's up! At least that's what Sung Lee would have us think. I love the first image in our set, titled "Board Meeting." Lee got together a couple of cheap suits, a surfboard and a GoPro set to take a photo every two seconds to make this picture. GoPros are such fun cameras - they're small, durable, and make decent images, with a signature distortion around the edges due to the wide angle of... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Nov. 12, 2013

Pictures in the News | Nov. 12, 2013

Posted On: 10:26 a.m. | November 12, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News a candlelight vigil for Elawnza Peebles, 14, who was fatally shot as he was walking home in Los Angeles. Tacloban, Philippines: Super typhoon Haiyan devastation. Luetzelau, Switzerland: Autumn colors at lake Vierwaldstaettersee. Kabul, Afghanistan: A cache of alcohol and drugs are burned as part of a fight against drugs amid a surge in opium... View Post»

Former photojournalist, now a police officer,  receives Medal of Valor

Former photojournalist, now a police officer, receives Medal of Valor

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | November 12, 2013

Former Los Angeles Times staff photographer Stephen Osman, 50, received a Medal of Valor for saving a man’s life on the California State University Channel Islands (CSUCI) campus in Camarillo, CA earlier this year. Osman, a reserve deputy for the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, joined CSUCI campus police department two years ago.The Peace Officers Association of Ventura County... View Post»

Los Angeles Times' images of President Kennedy [updated]
  • Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times’ images of President Kennedy [updated]

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | November 12, 2013

This photo gallery consists of images taken by Los Angeles Times photographers of Pres. John Kennedy during his many visits to Southern California. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Nov. 11, 2013
  • J. David Ake / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Nov. 11, 2013

Posted On: 10:46 a.m. | November 11, 2013

In Monday's Pictures in the News a visitor at the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington passes early in the morning on Veterans Day to look at the names inscribed on the wall. Several ceremonies are scheduled in the nation's capital to honor those who have served in the U.S. military including a wreath laying at the Vietnam War Memorial. Anibong, Philippines: The aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.... View Post»

Veterans Day: Mission to Heal

Veterans Day: Mission to Heal

Posted On: 10:41 p.m. | November 10, 2013

“My vision here today is to at least reach out to one vet who is suffering,” said Iraq war veteran Tom Woods during a speech he gave while standing in the shadow of the USS Iowa in San Pedro, Ca. on Saturday afternoon. Scanning the crowd, Woods adds that, “somewhere out here is a man who needs help, standing in this very parking lot.” View Post»

The fall of the Berlin Wall

The fall of the Berlin Wall

Posted On: 12:04 a.m. | November 9, 2013

After 40 years of Cold War tensions, no one expected the quick 1989 collapse of Eastern European communist governments. View Post»


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