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U.S. Open Tennis 2013
  • Julio Cortez / Associated Press

U.S. Open Tennis 2013

Posted On: 9:31 p.m. | September 1, 2013

Second-seeded Rafael Nadal, who missed the U.S. Open last year wiith a knee injury, beat top-seeded Novak Djokovic, 6-2, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1, on Monday night for this 13th Grand Slam title and his second U.S. Open title on the Arthur Ashe Stadium Court in the first-ever scheduled Monday final. The men had played on Monday the last five years because of rain delays View Post»

The vibe is the thing for New York surfers

Montauk is the Malibu of the ’60s for New York surfers

Posted On: 6:30 a.m. | August 31, 2013

It’s a three-hour drive from midtown Manhattan to the tip of Long Island, where you’ll find a scene similar to Malibu of the 1960s. Montauk, New York, is a summer destination for many and a winter hideout for others. It might not have the climate of Malibu, but it has the clout. In fact, a few years back Surfer magazine ranked Montauk the 9th best surf town in the U.S., right behind Malibu.... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | August 26 – September 1, 2013
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The Week in Pictures | August 26 – September 1, 2013

Posted On: 3:42 p.m. | August 30, 2013

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. The massive Rim fire roared from the Stanislaus National Forest deeper into Yosemite National Park this week. Officials estimate that it will be fully contained in two or three weeks, but it is expected to keep smoldering for weeks longer. View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 30, 2013

Pictures in the News | August 30, 2013

Posted On: 8:42 a.m. | August 30, 2013

Are you ready for some football? The college football season is underway in Friday's Pictures in the News, where the USC defense stole the spotlight as they intercepted four passes and came up with multiple big plays to help the No. 24 Trojans take a 30-13 victory over Hawaii at Aloha Stadium. View Post»

Flying saucer found in Hollywood Hills
  • Gordon Wallace / Los Angeles Times

Flying saucer found in Hollywood Hills

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | August 30, 2013

Jan. 24, 1957: Los Angeles Times aviation writer Dewey Linze examines flying saucer found in the Hollywood Hills. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 5:24 p.m. | August 29, 2013

Collaboration in Storytelling View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 28, 2013
  • Matt Hartman / Shorealone Films

Pictures in the News | Aug. 28, 2013

Posted On: 9:53 a.m. | August 29, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News a 235-foot-tall Delta IV Heavy rocket blasts off from Vandenberg Air Force Base. The rocket is the tallest ever to be launched from the base north of Santa Barbara. Although the purpose of the mission is secret, analysts said the rocket was probably carrying a $1-billion high-powered spy satellite More photos Groveland, Calif.: Fire trucks roll through town... View Post»

People are crazy! A column by staff photographer Paul Calvert
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times

People are crazy! A column by staff photographer Paul Calvert

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | August 29, 2013

In 1946, staff photographer Paul Calvert fills in for Los Angeles Times columnist Bill Henry. From Calvert's viewpoint, People are crazy! View Post»


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