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Photo essay | Syria ruins
  • Associated Press

Photo essay | Syria ruins

Posted On: 7:01 p.m. | October 8, 2013

KAFER ROUMA, Syria (AP) — Looking weary and malnourished, the baby girl could hardly open her eyes. Fatima was born just a month ago amid the ancient ruins outside Kafer Rouma, a village in northern Syria that has come under shelling by government forces during the country's civil war. Her family fled their home in the village to the giant stone blocks and centuries-old walls so that... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 8, 2013

Pictures in the News | Oct. 8, 2013

Posted On: 10:34 a.m. | October 8, 2013

Tuesday's Pictures in the news starts with Katherine Diane Lipp, Elyssia Hadi Widjaja and Elizabeth Katie Woolf sharing the joy after being named as three of the seven members of the 2014 Tournament of Roses Royal Court at the Tournament House in Pasadena. Los Angeles: Dodgers hero Juan Uribe hits a two-run home run in the eighth inning at Dodgers Stadium to lift the Dodgers to a 4-3 victory... View Post»

Hedda Hopper in court
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Hedda Hopper in court

Posted On: 2:20 a.m. | October 8, 2013

Hedda Hopper testifies in Superior Court as witness in check case of woman accused of forging Miss. Hopper's name. View Post»

Faces of fright frozen in photos at Nightmares Fear Factory
  • Nightmares Fear Factory

Faces of fright frozen in photos at Nightmares Fear Factory

Posted On: 2:39 p.m. | October 7, 2013

Remote controlled cameras capture faces of fright at Nightmares Fear Factory in Niagra Falls, Ontario, Canada. View Post»

Big Blue makes a run for the National League pennant

Big Blue makes a run for the National League pennant

Posted On: 11:13 a.m. | October 7, 2013

With terrific pitching from Zack Greinke and two home runs from Adrian Gonzalez, the Dodgers send the NLCS back to St. Louis. The Cardinals lead the series, 3-2. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 7, 2013

Pictures in the News | October 7, 2013

Posted On: 8:28 a.m. | October 7, 2013

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Los Angeles, where the Dodgers took a two-games-to-one lead in the best-of-five National League division series over the Atlanta Braves. The Dodgers offered a forceful reminder that they possess offensive firepower to overcome almost anything. What initially looked like an unfolding crisis quickly turned into the Dodgers' loudest statement of the... View Post»

Hoover Dam lights up Los Angeles party
  • Los Angeles Times

Hoover Dam lights up Los Angeles party

Posted On: 11:00 p.m. | October 5, 2013

The switch was thrown and electricity generated at the new Hoover Dam arrived in Los Angeles – and as shown in the above photo gallery – Los Angeles threw a big party. The "Light on Parade" proceeded down Broadway, nicknamed "the Canyon of Lights." View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Sept. 30 – Oct. 6, 2013
  • Jacquelyn Martin / Pool

The Week in Pictures | Sept. 30 – Oct. 6, 2013

Posted On: 3:09 p.m. | October 4, 2013

Some of our favorite photos from around the world. View Post»


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