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2013 West Hollywood Halloween Carnaval

2013 West Hollywood Halloween Carnaval

Posted On: 1:30 a.m. | November 1, 2013

Every year on All Hallows Eve, tens of thousands of revelers flock to Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood for the city’s Halloween Carnaval, billed as one of the world’s largest Halloween celebrations. View Post»

Stolen Ferrari found buried in backyard
  • Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Stolen Ferrari found buried in backyard

Posted On: 12:06 a.m. | November 1, 2013

A buried Ferrari, stolen in 1974, is dug up from a backyard on W. 119th Street, still in good condition. View Post»

Mom creates fairytale photos of napping baby
  • Sioin Queenie Liao / Wengenn in Wonderland

Mom creates fairytale photos of napping baby

Posted On: 6:57 p.m. | October 31, 2013

Freelance artist Sioin Queenie Liao created these fairytale dreamscapes of her napping son using common household items for a series of images called "Wengenn in Wonderland." A skirt was folded to represent the moon and a belt for a snake. No shopping required. Creating a scene "just like how an artist would with her paint brushes," Liao said. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 31, 2013

Pictures in the News | Oct. 31, 2013

Posted On: 11:23 a.m. | October 31, 2013

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in Anaheim, where police are searching for a suspected hit-and-run driver after a bicyclist was struck and killed early Wednesday. The male cyclist, who has not been identified, was hit by two cars about 5:40 a.m. on Orangethorpe Avenue east of Lemon Street, said Lt. Bob Dunn of the Anaheim Police Department. The first car sped off. The driver of the... View Post»

The seldom seen world of photomicrography
  • Wim van Egmond / Nikon Small World

The seldom seen world of photomicrography

Posted On: 1:49 p.m. | October 30, 2013

Nikon reveals the winners of the 2013 annual Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition. Longtime competitor Wim van Egmond of The Netherlands took first place for his detail image of the fragile helical chain. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 30, 2013

Pictures in the News | October 30, 2013

Posted On: 9:52 a.m. | October 30, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in the nation's capital, where Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testifies on Capitol Hill before the House Energy and Commerce Committee about the difficulties plaguing the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. The Obama administration claims the botched rollout was the result of contractors failing to live up to expectations and... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 29, 2013

Pictures in the News | Oct. 29, 2013

Posted On: 11:02 a.m. | October 29, 2013

Inglewood: Two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were shot and wounded by a suspect during a routine traffic stop early Tuesday morning; one deputy was saved from serious harm by a cellphone charger in her pocket, authorities said.Sherman Oaks: Jeri Dye Lynch, the mother of Conor Lynch, a cross country runner struck and killed by a car outside  Notre Dame High school, lights a candle at a... View Post»

The fathers of the Los Angeles Aqueduct
  • Department of Water and Power Photo Archive

The fathers of the Los Angeles Aqueduct

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | October 29, 2013

Los Angeles Aqueduct engineers meet to compare notes, from left: Joseph B. Lippincott, Fred Eaton and William Mulholland. View Post»


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