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1979 smog siege
  • Boris Yaro / Los Angeles Times

1979 smog siege

Posted On: 12:13 a.m. | August 14, 2013

Sera Segal-Alsberg, wears mask designed to filter out airborne particles during Los Angeles smog alert. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 13, 2013

Pictures in the News | Aug. 13, 2013

Posted On: 11:43 a.m. | August 13, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: — It's back to school in the Los Angeles Unified School District. — Dodger Yasiel Puig watches his sacrifice fly during the game against the New York Mets. — Participants pose during a free yoga class on the Redondo Beach Pier sponsored by Cancer Support Community and Blue Zones Project. And there's more from around the world. View Post»

Sorry boss - no photo
  • Don Cormier / Los Angeles Times

Sorry boss – no photo

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | August 13, 2013

Los Angeles Mirror photographer George Lacks portrays his frustration after narcotics suspect huddled under blanket on right refused to come out and have his picture taken at the Central Police Station. View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 12, 2013

Pictures in the News | August 12, 2013

Posted On: 8:05 a.m. | August 12, 2013

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Europe, where a shooting star from the Perseid meteor shower burns up in the atmosphere in Hungary. The Perseid meteor shower occurs every year in August when the Earth passes through debris and dust of the Swift-Tuttle comet. Over on the Canary Islands, astronomy buffs at the aboriginal town of Atalayita enjoy the meteor shower. Manhattan Beach: Coral... View Post»

Dodgers' baseball promotion leads to forfeit
  • Bob Carey / Los Angeles Times

Dodgers’ baseball promotion leads to forfeit

Posted On: 12:13 a.m. | August 10, 2013

Baseballs given away during a Los Angeles Dodgers promotion are tossed onto the field by upset fans during a game against the St. Louis Cardinals. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | August 5 – 11, 2013

The Week in Pictures | August 5 – 11, 2013

Posted On: 3:33 p.m. | August 9, 2013

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism, and this week we lead with a pair of Southern California wildfires. The Falls fire near Lake Elsinore scorched more than 1,400 acres and the Silver fire, which started near Banning, continues to rage, having burned more than 16,000 acres. Meanwhile,  Nathan Louis Campbell, who allegedly drove a car onto the crowded Venice boardwalk,... View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 9, 2013

Pictures in the News | August 9, 2013

Posted On: 8:50 a.m. | August 9, 2013

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the desert of Southern California, where the fast-moving Silver fire has now consumed 16,000 acres and is only 25% contained. View Post»

The Castle on Bunker Hill
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

The Castle on Bunker Hill

Posted On: 12:06 a.m. | August 9, 2013

Artist Leo Politi sketches by The Castle at 325 Bunker Hill Ave., designated a historic-cultural monument by the city Heritage Board. View Post»


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