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The Week in Pictures | November 5 – 11, 2012
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The Week in Pictures | November 5 – 11, 2012

Posted On: 2:44 p.m. | November 9, 2012

The Week in Pictures from around the world. View Post»

Pictures in the News | November 9, 2012

Pictures in the News | November 9, 2012

Posted On: 9:51 a.m. | November 9, 2012

Pictures in the News from around the world. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Nov. 8, 2012

Pictures in the News | Nov. 8, 2012

Posted On: 10:29 a.m. | November 8, 2012

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, the aftermath of a 7.4-magnitude earthquake that hit Guatemala and a nor'easter in New Jersey are shown. Also, war veterans and soldiers at the Field of Remembrance at Westminster Abbey in London honor soldiers lost in Afghanistan; giraffes Jimiyo, Nyota and Zarafa wait to see Kitoto at Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia. And there's more. View Post»

7.4 earthquake in Guatemala
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7.4 earthquake in Guatemala

Posted On: 8:40 a.m. | November 8, 2012

A deadly earthquake rattled Guatemala on Wednesday, knocking out electricity, destroying dozens of buildings and killing at least 39 people, with many more missing or buried, President Otto Perez Molina said. The quake, which officials called the most powerful temblor to hit the Central American country in 36 years, occurred along the northern part of Guatemala's Pacific coast. The U.S.... View Post»

Three wars, three veterans
  • Thomas Kelsey / Los Angeles Times

Three wars, three veterans

Posted On: 12:14 a.m. | November 8, 2012

World War II veteran Emmet Burke, 72, left; joins Korean War vet Charles Alderson, 52, center and first World War vet Jack Coopersmith, 94, in salute during protest against sale of Veterans Administration land in West Los Angeles. View Post»

Supporting the president in South Los Angeles

Supporting President Obama in South Los Angeles

Posted On: 7:24 p.m. | November 7, 2012

Voters in South Los Angeles turned out in support of President Obama amid posters, T-shirts and heavy enthusiasm. When the election was called Tuesday night, Crenshaw Boulevard erupted in celebration. See more election photos here View Post»

Pictures in the News | November 7, 2012
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Pictures in the News | November 7, 2012

Posted On: 10:19 a.m. | November 7, 2012

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Veteran loves his cigars
  • Charles Hillinger / Los Angeles Times

Veteran loves his cigars

Posted On: 12:39 a.m. | November 7, 2012

Martin De Young, 100, says his greatest pleasure in life is smoking a cigar. De Young, a resident of the Veterans Home of California in Yountville, says he has cut down to three a day, one after each meal. View Post»


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