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Life Magazine photographer Bill Eppridge | 1938-2013
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Life Magazine photographer Bill Eppridge | 1938-2013

Posted On: 9:50 p.m. | October 3, 2013

Life magazine photographer Bill Eppridge was on assignment taking pictures of wild horses in the Montana mountains in 1968 when he got word that Robert F. Kennedy had announced he was running for president. “I jumped into my jeep, drove about 20 miles down the worst roads in the world,” Eppridge said in a 2006 radio interview. He had photographed Kennedy in 1966 and was so taken with the... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 3, 2013
  • Eduardo Verdugo / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Oct. 3, 2013

Posted On: 9:47 a.m. | October 3, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, protesters mark the anniversary of the Tlatelolco massacre in Mexico City.  Mexico commemorated the 45th anniversary of the massacre of students holding an anti-government protest in 1968, days before the Summer Olympics celebrations in Mexico City. Lampedusa, Italy: Rescued immigrants are brought ashore after least 92 others drowned and around 200 were... View Post»

The Security Housing Unit at Corcoran State Prison

The Security Housing Unit at Corcoran State Prison

Posted On: 6:43 a.m. | October 3, 2013

Some inmates are placed in the cages with cellmates, but most are alone. One passes the time by pacing back and forth. Another does push-ups with the help of two prosthetic legs. Two men in adjacent cages discuss the Oakland Raiders and the San Francisco 49ers. View Post»

L.A. City Hall backlit by nuclear weapon test
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L.A. City Hall backlit by nuclear weapon test

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | October 3, 2013

Los Angeles City Hall is backlit by nuclear weapon test in Yucca Flat, Nevada, some 300 miles away. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 2, 2013

Pictures in the News | October 2, 2013

Posted On: 10:27 a.m. | October 2, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where President Obama's Affordable Care Act stumbled out of the gate with computer glitches, long hold times and an online enrollment delay for small businesses. At Corcoran State Prison, officials allowed reporters to enter the Security Housing Unit, which holds some of the most dangerous inmates in the prison system. The unit has... View Post»

The Ramettes
  • Ben Olender / Los Angeles Times

The Ramettes

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | October 2, 2013

Los Angeles Rams halfback Jon Arnett runs through tunnel formed by the Ramettes - the team's cheerleading squad. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 1, 2013
  • Jacquelyn Martin / Pool

Pictures in the News | Oct. 1, 2013

Posted On: 11:08 a.m. | October 1, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, Afghan children play on the remains of a old Soviet tank in the city of Kandahar south of Kabul, Afghanistan. Beijing: A Chinese man walks past an honor guard after a ceremony marking the 64th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China at Tiananmen Square. Quang Ninh district, Vietnam: A woman inspects the damage to the house where she... View Post»

2013 Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach
  • Frederic J. Brown / AFP

2013 Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach

Posted On: 10:38 a.m. | September 30, 2013

Action shots and wipe-outs of the paws on boards at the 5th Annual Surf Dog competition at Huntington Beach. View Post»


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