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Photo essay | Gaza's poorest struggle to survive
  • Adel Hana / Associated Press

Photo essay | Gaza’s poorest struggle to survive

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | January 20, 2014

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Salih Alwadiya is among the Gaza Strip's poorest. The 61-year-old's home consists of a kitchen, several small rooms and a space devoted to pigeons and a goose. Many of his 20 children live with him and his three wives near a sewage plant. In all, more than 50 people live in the small compound. Their only form of transportation is a donkey cart, as his motorcycle is... View Post»

The 20th Screen Actors Guild Awards | Jan. 18, 2014

The 20th Screen Actors Guild Awards | Jan. 18, 2014

Posted On: 7:44 p.m. | January 18, 2014

The Screen Actors Guild Awards, actors honoring their own, is considered one of the more reliable predictors of Oscar gold. Framework is proud to present highlights from the star-studded event at the Shrine Exposition Center, as documented by the photojournalists of the Los Angeles Times. Enjoy the evening with us. Also in our SAG Awards photo coverage: 360º panoramic images | SAG... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Jan. 13–19, 2013

The Week in Pictures | Jan. 13–19, 2013

Posted On: 5:00 p.m. | January 17, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We begin in Southern California, where the fast-moving Colby fire, which started early Thursday, has consumed 1,709 acres and destroyed five homes. View Post»

The Forum -- version 2.0

The Forum — version 2.0

Posted On: 1:21 p.m. | January 17, 2014

Home of the Southland's top concerts and sporting events for more than three decades, the Forum is beaming again with a fresh coat of red paint and a renewed sense of possibility as concert-goers filed into the grand opening of the newly renovated venue in Inglewood. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 17, 2014
  • Joshua Paul / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Jan. 17, 2014

Posted On: 9:20 a.m. | January 17, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where the Colby fire that has been burning above Glendora since Thursday morning did not increase in size overnight as crews took advantage of calmer winds to reinforce containment lines. View Post»

Colby Fire

Colby fire at 1,700 acres and growing

Posted On: 12:18 p.m. | January 16, 2014

A rapidly growing fire in the foothills of Glendora showered a wide area of Los Angeles County with smoke and ash Thursday, prompting air quality alerts across the region View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 16, 2014

Pictures in the News | January 16, 2014

Posted On: 11:19 a.m. | January 16, 2014

Thursday Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where the fast-moving Colby fire, which broke out near Glendora, north of Los Angeles on the edge of the Angeles National Forest. View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 15, 2014
  • Andy Wong / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | January 15, 2014

Posted On: 9:08 a.m. | January 15, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in the Los Padres National Forest, where the booming illegal international wildlife trade forced conservationists to do the unthinkable: Brand the golden domes of two of the rarest tortoises on Earth to reduce their black market value by making it easier for authorities to trace them if stolen. View Post»


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