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Pictures in the News | Feb. 4, 2014

Pictures in the News | Feb. 4, 2014

Posted On: 9:11 a.m. | February 4, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Russia, where Austrian skiers get a little 'campy' for photographers during a media day at the Mountain Olympic Village in Krasnaja Poljana. Last minute preparations are underway for Friday's Opening Ceremonies for the 2014 Sochi Olympics. View Post»

Parking lot jammed by transit strike
  • Bill Murphy / Los Angeles Times

Parking lot jammed by transit strike

Posted On: 12:21 a.m. | February 4, 2014

Parking lot attendant Billy Funkhouser "gives up" as Sue Diane Blanke asks him to get her car out of lot jammed by extra cars during transit strike. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 3, 2014
  • Harry How / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | Feb. 3, 2014

Posted On: 8:46 a.m. | February 3, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Seattle, where fans celebrate after the Seahawks won their first Super Bowl in franchise history, prompting fans in Seattle to jump on cars, take over intersections and torched couches. View Post»

Photo essay | Iran's paramilitary Basij volunteer corps
  • Ebrahim Noroozi / Associated Press

Photo essay | Iran’s paramilitary Basij volunteer corps

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | February 3, 2014

With a presence in nearly every city and town across Iran, the paramilitary Basij volunteer corps has an ever-increasing influence on life in the Islamic Republic. Authorities created the Basij, which means mobilization in Persian, just after the country's 1979 Islamic Revolution. It is part of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard. View Post»

Overturned beer truck
  • Con Keyes / Los Angeles Times

Overturned beer truck

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | February 3, 2014

Old Milwaukee beer cans and cartons clog the transition road of the Ventura Freeway to the southbound Golden State Freeway. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Jan. 27 – Feb. 2, 2014

The Week in Pictures | Jan. 27 – Feb. 2, 2014

Posted On: 2:42 p.m. | January 31, 2014

This week's roundup of best images culled from the wires and taken by our staff photographers. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 31, 2014

Pictures in the News | Jan. 31, 2014

Posted On: 1:03 p.m. | January 31, 2014

In Friday's Pictures in the News ant-government protesters continue their stand in Kiev, which along with other cities in Ukraine has been riled by often violent street riots since late November 2013, when President Viktor Yanukovych reneged on a trade agreement with the European Union and opted for closer ties with Moscow instead. Rome: Firefighters help people stranded in their homes due... View Post»

Hill Street tunnels in the fog
  • Howard Maxwell / Los Angeles Times

Hill Street tunnels in the fog

Posted On: 12:14 a.m. | January 31, 2014

Hill Street tunnels seen from Temple on a fogbound night. The tunnels connected Temple St. with 1st St. View Post»


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