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The Week in Pictures | December 8 – 14, 2014

The Week in Pictures | December 8 – 14, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | December 12, 2014

Each week, we bring you the best in visual journalism. The powerful storm that hit Southern California on Friday caused mudslides that left 10 homes uninhabitable, led to the rescue of two people from the rain-swollen Los Angeles River, felled trees and knocked out power for tens of thousands. More photos Hong Kong: Pro-democracy activists leave one sign as they clear out their Admiralty... View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 12, 2014

Pictures in the News | December 12, 2014

Posted On: 11:41 a.m. | December 12, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where dozens of Southern California residents in burn areas in Camarillo Springs, Glendora and Azusa saw that treacherous scenario play out Friday as communities previously scorched by wildfire were hammered by a powerful storm. View Post»

1938 storm changes Los Angeles River
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1938 storm changes Los Angeles River

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | December 12, 2014

On Feb. 27 and 28, 1938, a storm soaked Southern California with 4.4 inches of rain. Late on March 1, 1938, a new storm arrived dropping 10 inches in Los Angeles and more in mountain areas. Rivers overflowed and dozens were killed. View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 11, 2014

Pictures in the News | December 11, 2014

Posted On: 9:27 a.m. | December 11, 2014

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in SoCal, where more than 20 members of a federal team that handles arson investigations will “spare no expense” in rooting out the cause of Monday’s massive fire in downtown Los Angeles. View Post»


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