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L.A. Times photographer reflects on covering the Israel-Hamas conflict

L.A. Times photographer reflects on covering the Israel-Hamas conflict 

Posted On: 10:13 a.m. | August 7, 2014

Covering the Israel-Hamas conflict these last three weeks, I’ve seen the destruction of entire neighborhoods, bombed beyond recognition. I’ve attended the funerals of whole families killed when their homes were hit in nighttime bombings. I’ve seen mosques reduced to rubble, and enough hospital casualties to give anyone nightmares. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 7, 2014

Pictures in the News | Aug. 7, 2014

Posted On: 10:00 a.m. | August 7, 2014

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, Olympic champion swimmer Michael Phelps leaps off the blocks at the Phillips 66 U.S. Swimming National Championships in Irvine on Wednesday. Anaheim: Dodger shortstop Hanley Ramirez loses his grip on the bat during a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels. Dover Air Force Base, Del.: The family of fallen Army Major Gen. Harold Greene escorts his... View Post»

Nixon resigns, returns home to California
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Nixon resigns, returns home to California

Posted On: 12:23 a.m. | August 7, 2014

In a televised speech to the nation, President Richard M. Nixon announces his resignation from office, effective noon, Friday, Aug. 9, 1974. View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 6, 2014

Pictures in the News | August 6, 2014

Posted On: 9:02 a.m. | August 6, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Japan, where paper lanterns float on the River Motoyasu with the Atomic Bomb Dome in the background to comfort souls of the victims killed by the world's first atomic bombing, at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in western Japan as there country marked the 69th anniversary of the atomic bombing. View Post»


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