Posted On: 11:50 a.m. | August 4, 2013
More than 300 local striking air traffic controllers and their families demonstrate their unity at United Auto Workers hall in Los Angeles. They rejected President Reagan's order to return to work. View Post»
Posted On: 11:40 p.m. | August 2, 2013
This year's X Games, which run through Sunday, are expected to attract large crowds to Staples Center, L.A. Live and the Irwindale Event Center. But last week, ESPN, which owns the event, announced that the 2014 X Games would move to Austin, Texas, after AEG and ESPN made a joint decision to end the current run in Los Angeles. View Post»
Posted On: 6:33 p.m. | August 2, 2013
Here are the winning images of the 2013 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest. More than 15,500 entries from photographers around the world were submitted in four categories: travel portraits, outdoor scenes, sense of place and spontaneous moments.
"Every year the task of judging the contest gets tougher. The quality of photos increasingly gets better — and the range of imagery more... View Post»
Posted On: 3:34 p.m. | August 2, 2013
Our favorite photos from the week. Enjoy. View Post»
Posted On: 9:59 a.m. | August 2, 2013
In Friday's Pictures in the News:
— A firefighter is silhouetted against the orange glow of flames while fighting a forest fire in Moimenta da Beira, Portugal.
— An Army team removes the remains of Army Spc. Nicholas Burley, 22, of Red Bluff, Calif., from a military transport at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware. Burley died July 30, in Pul-E-Alam, Afghanistan, when enemy forces... View Post»
Posted On: 8:21 a.m. | August 2, 2013
By Genaro Molina, Los Angeles Times
In our line of work as photojournalists we might witness tragedy, triumph, joy and misery all in the same day. There has been no shortage of this in my 30-plus years in journalism.
We are often in the front row to witness history. I have documented the effect of AIDS in Africa, the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, the homeless of skid row, the life of... View Post»
Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | August 2, 2013
The towers of Century City peek through the murk at 4:15 p.m. in aerial photo looking toward the northwest. View Post»
Posted On: 10:48 a.m. | August 1, 2013
The X Games are getting underway Thursday in Los Angeles, and they're expected to draw large crowds of extreme-sports fans to Staples Center, L.A. Live and the Irwindale Event Center. This year's event marks the end of an 11-year run for the games in Los Angeles; in 2014 they'll move to Austin, Texas. But before the games end Sunday, fans will be treated to sights such as Marcelo Bastos of... View Post»