Posted On: 10:03 a.m. | August 21, 2013
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Maryland, where Army Private First Class Bradley Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison, ending a summer-long court-martial in which he was convicted of espionage for leaking a vast trove of classified U.S. military and diplomatic materials to the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks in 2010. View Post»
Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | August 21, 2013
Inventor Fred G. Burg shows off clock giving current time for 166 major cities throughout the world. View Post»
Posted On: 11:13 a.m. | August 20, 2013
In Tuesday's Pictures in the news:
—The 10 Freeway in Pomona was shut down in both directions Monday night after two accidents, including a fiery crash involving a big rig and several vehicles that left one person dead. The pileup was reported about 8:30 p.m. near Towne Avenue after the big rig collided with three to four vehicles, the California Highway Patrol said. One of the vehicles... View Post»
Posted On: 7:09 a.m. | August 20, 2013
By Luis Sinco, Los Angeles Times
This month I teamed up with Magnum photographer Eli Reed and Armando Arorizo, owner of the Perfect Exposure Gallery in Los Angeles, to hold the first South Pacific Photo Workshop in the Philippines.
The setting was Dumaguete City, the capital of Negros Oriental Province. The participants consisted of a mixed crew who possessed varied photographic skills,... View Post»
Posted On: 12:23 a.m. | August 20, 2013
Kirk Douglas gives Ken Murray a cement facial after putting his hand prints into concrete at Grauman's Chinese Theatre. View Post»
Posted On: 10:23 a.m. | August 19, 2013
In Monday's Pictures in the News:
— Lightning flashes near Las Vegas' McCarran International Airport as thunderstorms sweep across the area.
— Ash rises from Mt. Sakurajima at Kagoshima in Japan's southern island of Kyushu. It was the 500th eruption this year of Sakurajima.
— Construction crews finished demolishing the 405 Freeway south connector to the 22 ahead of schedule in... View Post»
Posted On: 12:55 a.m. | August 17, 2013
Small collection of images of early 20th Century swimsuits. View Post»
Posted On: 5:14 p.m. | August 16, 2013
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. The headlines this week came out of Egypt, where deadly clashes and sectarian tensions have spread across the country after security forces stormed two Cairo sit-ins, killing hurndreds of supporters of deposed President Mohamed Morsi. The interim government declared a state of emergency as battles between Morsi loyalists and police... View Post»