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The Week in Pictures | July 15-21, 2013
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The Week in Pictures | July 15-21, 2013

Posted On: 4:22 p.m. | July 19, 2013

Thousands of firefighters continue to battle the 22,800 acre Mountain Fire in the San Jacinto mountains. A not guilty verdict for George Zimmerman in the death of teenager Trayvon Martin sparked protest around the nation. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 19, 2013

Pictures in the News | July 19, 2013

Posted On: 10:14 a.m. | July 19, 2013

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the San Jacinto mountains , where firefighters are battling the 22,800 acre Mountain Fire. View Post»

Bohemians make City Hall scene
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Bohemians make City Hall scene

Posted On: 12:06 a.m. | July 19, 2013

Group of Venice bohemians play on steps of Los Angeles City Hall to protest city ordinance restricting music playing after 10 p.m. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 18, 2013

Pictures in the News | July 18, 2013

Posted On: 10:03 a.m. | July 18, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: — Evacuation orders affecting about 6,000 people remained in force as the Mountain fire near Idyllwild and Fern Valley continued to rage, authorities said. More photos — A character actor in an Iron Man costume works the corner of Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue in Hollywood on Wednesday as an LAPD officer briefs reporters. Marauding bands... View Post»

Monorail ribbon cutting for Busch Gardens
  • Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times

Monorail ribbon cutting for Busch Gardens

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | July 18, 2013

Monorail car moves forward to cut ribbon during ceremony dedicating the new Busch Gardens in Van Nuys. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 17, 2013
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Pictures in the News | July 17, 2013

Posted On: 9:09 a.m. | July 17, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where protesters took to Los Angeles streets for the fourth night in a row, waving signs and chanting slogans to denounce the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, an unarmed black teenager. View Post»

More cameramen than guests at Power's 1939 wedding
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More cameramen than guests at Power’s 1939 wedding

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | July 17, 2013

Los Angeles photographers take aim at Tyrone Power and Annabella, his bride, following their wedding ceremony in Los Angeles. In the wedding party are, left to right, best man Don Ameche, Power, Anabella and Pat Paterson. View Post»

A visit to Pelican Bay State Prison

Inside Pelican Bay State Prison

Posted On: 4:58 p.m. | July 16, 2013

Several months ago I was given the opportunity, along with Los Angeles Times Writer Paige St. John, to tour the Secure Housing Unit (SHU) at Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City, California. Crescent City is one of the most beautiful places in Northern California. The rugged, rocky shoreline, shrouded with fog, renders classic postcard coastal views. Inland, a tree-lined road meanders past... View Post»


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