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Pictures in the News | Feb. 11, 2014
  • Ulet Ifansasti / Getty Images AsiaPac

Pictures in the News | Feb. 11, 2014

Posted On: 11:35 a.m. | February 11, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, villagers pass through an area covered by ash from eruptions of Mount Sinabung at Kuta Rayat village in North Sumatra, Indonesia. The volcano has erupted numerous times since September, causing 16 deaths and enormous damage to those living in the surrounding areas, having lain dormant for more than 400 years. Datchet, England: A man sits in a boat... View Post»

1980 homecoming for Tom Petty
  • George Rose / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1980 homecoming for Tom Petty

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | February 11, 2014

Tom Petty during sold out 1980 concert at the Inglewood Forum. View Post»

Wipeouts from the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics
  • Sergei Grits / Associated Press

Wipeouts from the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

Posted On: 10:24 a.m. | February 10, 2014

It's bound to happen. Olympic athletes competing at the highest level of their discipline vying for a medal push themselves to the limit. Sometimes that aggressive pursuit can result in the spectacular wipeout. Here are a few of the spills from the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, Krasnaya Polyana and the Iceberg Skating Palace. View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 10, 2014
  • Paulo Duarte / AP

Pictures in the News | February 10, 2014

Posted On: 8:39 a.m. | February 10, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins back at Sochi, Russia, where US skier Julia Mancuso reacts at the end of the Women's Alpine Skiing Super Combined Downhill at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics. Mancuso won a bronze medal in the event. View Post»

Gorman after a 1948 snowstorm
  • Ray Graham / Los Angeles Times

Gorman after a 1948 snowstorm

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | February 10, 2014

The Ridge Route through Gorman after first major storm of the 1947-48 season. View Post»

Westminster Masters Agility Championship

Westminster Kennel Club agility competition

Posted On: 4:26 p.m. | February 9, 2014

Every dog has its day. Will this be the day a mutt goes home with the big prize? For the first time since 1884, the breed known in polite company as an All-American (a.k.a. mutt) was mingling with the purebreds at a Westminster Kennel Club event: the Agility Championship. View Post»

Best of 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

Best of 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

Posted On: 4:46 p.m. | February 8, 2014

A visual report of the highlights from the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Feb. 3-9, 2014
  • Marty Melville / AFP/Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | Feb. 3-9, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | February 7, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Russia was in the spotlight as they kicked-off the 2014 Sochi Olympics with a theatrical opening ceremonies at Fisht Olympic Stadium. View Post»


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