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Pictures in the News | December 19, 2012
  • TIZIANA FABI / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | December 19, 2012

Posted On: 10:11 a.m. | December 19, 2012

Pictures in the News | December 19, 2012 View Post»

Wheels on the moon
  • Harrison H. Schmitt / NASA

Wheels on the moon

Posted On: 9:53 a.m. | December 19, 2012

NASA knew that in order to properly explore the moon, walking wouldn’t be enough. Astronauts needed to drive. View Post»

Death with dignity

Death with dignity

Posted On: 9:05 a.m. | December 19, 2012

Maintaining control of when and how they die is an important desire for those who wish to avoid burdening loved ones at the end of their lives. View Post»

Truman Capote on the Sonny and Cher Show
  • Cal Montney / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Truman Capote on the Sonny and Cher Show

Posted On: 12:25 a.m. | December 19, 2012

Novelist Truman Capote, left. plays Lord Nelson in a comedy sketch with Sonny and Cher. View Post»

Last minute photography Christmas gift ideas

Last minute photography Christmas gift ideas

Posted On: 11:45 p.m. | December 18, 2012

I'm glad Christmas only comes once a year. While I enjoy the holiday lights, social activities and gift giving, it really became such a hectic time of year for most people. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Dec. 18, 2012

Pictures in the News | Dec. 18, 2012

Posted On: 11:17 a.m. | December 18, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Classes resume at schools in Newtown, Conn., except at Sandy Hook Elementary, where a gunman went on a shooting rampage Friday; visitors walk through Manger Square in the West Bank town of Bethlehem; Filipino Catholics stage a demonstration against the passing of a reproductive health law in Manila; Britain's Queen Elizabeth II sits for a portrait with the... View Post»

Enchanted Christmas window display
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times

Enchanted Christmas window display

Posted On: 12:02 a.m. | December 18, 2012

Two little girls watch the animated Christmas activities in a downtown Los Angeles department store window. View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 17, 2012
  • Petr David Josek / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | December 17, 2012

Posted On: 7:50 a.m. | December 17, 2012

Pictures in the News from around the world. View Post»


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