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Pictures in the News | Nov. 1, 2013

Pictures in the News | Nov. 1, 2013

Posted On: 9:37 a.m. | November 1, 2013

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Los Angeles, where volunteer doctors, dentist and medical specialist saw thousands of patients attending the four-day Care Harbor free clinic to get medical and dental care. Also in the Southland, thousands of revelers were expected to descended on West Hollywood for the city’s annual Halloween Carnaval, billed as the largest Halloween celebration in... View Post»

B-girls: portraits of women in hip hop
  • Cheryl A. Guerrero / Los Angeles Times

B-girls: portraits of women in hip hop

Posted On: 6:00 a.m. | November 1, 2013

I grew up listening to hip hop because of my aunt and sister. They introduced me to the music of 2 Pac, Too Short, Dr. Dre, Nate Dogg, Snoop Dog, Ice Cube and N.W.A. But it wasn't until my senior year in high school that I was introduced to "underground" and east coast hip hop. I started going to house parties and would see my guy friends have MC battles. My high school boyfriend also... View Post»

2013 West Hollywood Halloween Carnaval

2013 West Hollywood Halloween Carnaval

Posted On: 1:30 a.m. | November 1, 2013

Every year on All Hallows Eve, tens of thousands of revelers flock to Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood for the city’s Halloween Carnaval, billed as one of the world’s largest Halloween celebrations. View Post»

Stolen Ferrari found buried in backyard
  • Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Stolen Ferrari found buried in backyard

Posted On: 12:06 a.m. | November 1, 2013

A buried Ferrari, stolen in 1974, is dug up from a backyard on W. 119th Street, still in good condition. View Post»

Mom creates fairytale photos of napping baby
  • Sioin Queenie Liao / Wengenn in Wonderland

Mom creates fairytale photos of napping baby

Posted On: 6:57 p.m. | October 31, 2013

Freelance artist Sioin Queenie Liao created these fairytale dreamscapes of her napping son using common household items for a series of images called "Wengenn in Wonderland." A skirt was folded to represent the moon and a belt for a snake. No shopping required. Creating a scene "just like how an artist would with her paint brushes," Liao said. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 31, 2013

Pictures in the News | Oct. 31, 2013

Posted On: 11:23 a.m. | October 31, 2013

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in Anaheim, where police are searching for a suspected hit-and-run driver after a bicyclist was struck and killed early Wednesday. The male cyclist, who has not been identified, was hit by two cars about 5:40 a.m. on Orangethorpe Avenue east of Lemon Street, said Lt. Bob Dunn of the Anaheim Police Department. The first car sped off. The driver of the... View Post»

The seldom seen world of photomicrography
  • Wim van Egmond / Nikon Small World

The seldom seen world of photomicrography

Posted On: 1:49 p.m. | October 30, 2013

Nikon reveals the winners of the 2013 annual Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition. Longtime competitor Wim van Egmond of The Netherlands took first place for his detail image of the fragile helical chain. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 30, 2013

Pictures in the News | October 30, 2013

Posted On: 9:52 a.m. | October 30, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in the nation's capital, where Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testifies on Capitol Hill before the House Energy and Commerce Committee about the difficulties plaguing the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. The Obama administration claims the botched rollout was the result of contractors failing to live up to expectations and... View Post»


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