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Pictures in the News | September 11, 2013
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Pictures in the News | September 11, 2013

Posted On: 10:53 a.m. | September 11, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in New York, with a photo memorializing New York City Firefighter Robert James Crawford, who died in the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. His photo was placed at memorial by his family as they came to the World Trade Center site to participate in ceremonies for the 12th anniversary of the attacks. Americans returned Wednesday to the grim task of... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 10, 2013
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Pictures in the News | Sept. 10, 2013

Posted On: 10:25 a.m. | September 10, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, a cat gets a close look at a government trooper taking position as Muslim rebels hold scores of hostages as human shields in a standoff at the southern port city of Zamboanga in the Philippines. More battle-ready troops and police were flown to Zamboanga in a bid to end the crisis. The troops have surrounded the Moro National Liberation Front guerrillas with... View Post»

Walking through feeder pipe
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Walking through feeder pipe

Posted On: 2:50 a.m. | September 10, 2013

March 1976: Workman walks through water feeder pipe during construction of Castaic Hydroelectric Power Plant. View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 9, 2013
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Pictures in the News | September 9, 2013

Posted On: 8:45 a.m. | September 9, 2013

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Malibu, Calif., where people walk among the display of flags at Pepperdine University’s Alumni Park. Every year, dozens of student and alumni volunteers band together to install the nearly 3,000 flags. Also in Southern California, marchers and Aztec dancers walk along Cesar Chavez Avenue in East Los Angeles during the 67th Annual Mexican Independence... View Post»

Fred Astaire back in town
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Fred Astaire back in town

Posted On: 12:29 a.m. | September 9, 2013

Actor Fred Astaire, with his luggage, arrives by train in Los Angeles following a three month vacation. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 9:22 p.m. | September 6, 2013

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The Week in Pictures | September 2 – 8, 2013
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The Week in Pictures | September 2 – 8, 2013

Posted On: 4:00 p.m. | September 6, 2013

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Leaders of the G20 nations made progress on tightening up on multinational company tax avoidance,  but remain divided over the Syrian conflict at the summit in Russia. President Obama used the meeting of world leaders to press his case for punitive strikes against the government of Syria for a reported Aug. 21 chemical attack on... View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 6, 2013

Pictures in the News | September 6, 2013

Posted On: 9:37 a.m. | September 6, 2013

Friday's Pictures in the News begin in Long Beach, where an aquarist with the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach inspects an olive ridley sea turtle before it is loaded on a boat and released in the Santa Catalina Channel. The turtle was stranded on Venice Beach in January, underweight and hypothermic. It was nursed back to health and fitted with a GPS device to let scientists track its... View Post»


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