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Parking meters arrive in Los Angeles
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Parking meters arrive in Los Angeles

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | September 18, 2013

Mrs. Barbara Steele and daughter get a warning tag from Officer Harvey Bauler for overtime parking in newly established parking meter area on Lankershim Blvd. in North Hollywood. View Post»

Outtakes | Luis Sinco

Outtakes | Luis Sinco

Posted On: 4:37 p.m. | September 17, 2013

A photographer may take dozens of shots for an assignment, and they're usually edited down to just a few images for use in the newspaper and online. Details and moments significant to the photographer often don't make the cut. "Outtakes" presents a selection of those images. We welcome comments and discussion. Follow Luis Sinco on Twitter @luissinco View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 17, 2013
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Pictures in the News | Sept. 17, 2013

Posted On: 11:33 a.m. | September 17, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, salvage crews upright the capsized 114,000-ton Costa Concordia cruise ship in a painstaking $800-million salvage effort 20 months after it struck rocks off Giglio, Italy. More photos Washington, D.C.: People exited a building with their hands up after a mass shooting took place at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday. More photos Longmont, Colo.: Homeowner... View Post»

Goodbye to Red Cars on L.A.-Venice line
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Goodbye to Red Cars on L.A.-Venice line

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | September 17, 2013

Upon arrival in Los Angeles, members of the Venice Lions Club hold a musical tribute after riding one of the last Pacific Electric Red cars on the Los Angeles to Venice line. View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 16, 2013
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Pictures in the News | September 16, 2013

Posted On: 8:38 a.m. | September 16, 2013

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Washington DC, where at least four people were killed and several wounded in a shooting rampage, perhaps involving multiple shooters at the Washington Navy Yard. View Post»

Wet Electric Festival mixes music, sand and ocean in Huntington Beach

Wet Electric Festival mixes music, sand and ocean in Huntington Beach

Posted On: 7:29 a.m. | September 16, 2013

By Allen J. Schaben, Los Angeles Times The mood at Saturday night’s Wet Electric music festival in Huntington State Beach was filled with excitement as young people rallied together around a common love: electronic music mixed by DJs. Young people (and a few older ones) were dancing with their hands in the air, snapping selfies, enjoying the electronic music and splashing around at the... View Post»

Bruce Springsteen at the Forum [updated]
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Bruce Springsteen at the Forum [updated]

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | September 16, 2013

Bruce Springsteen drops to floor during 3-hour concert at the Forum. View Post»

From La Placita Church to Our Lady of the Angels, a modern revival

From La Placita Church to Our Lady of the Angels, a modern revival

Posted On: 2:25 p.m. | September 15, 2013

Organized by a Catholic devotional society called the Queen of Angels Foundation, the event featured a parade of Catholic faithful wheeling a float, adorned with flowers and a statue of the Virgin Mary and baby Jesus through the streets of L.A. to the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels. View Post»


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