Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Powerful tornado slams Moore, Okla.
  • Paul Hellstern / The Oklahoman

Powerful tornado slams Moore, Okla.

Posted On: 5:20 p.m. | May 21, 2013

A tornado more than a mile with winds up to 200 mph roared through the Oklahoma City suburbs Monday, flattening entire neighborhoods, setting buildings on fire and landing a direct blow on an elementary school. Hardest hit was the city of Moore. Officials were still trying to determine the number of casualties and the cost of damaged property from the tornado that eerily followed almost the... View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 21, 2013
  • Charlie Riedel / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | May 21, 2013

Posted On: 10:43 a.m. | May 21, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Residents of Moore, Okla. recover after a huge tornado roared through the Oklahoma City suburb Monday; Los Angeles voters head to the polls to elect a new mayor; rescuers prepare to move a body found in a sinkhole on a road in Shenzhen, China; and there's more. View Post»

Horse-launched sailplane
  • Associated Press

Horse-launched sailplane

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | May 21, 2013

Horses are used to launch motorless sailplane at Grand Central Flying School in Glendale. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 20, 2013

Pictures in the News | May 20, 2013

Posted On: 10:00 a.m. | May 20, 2013

In Monday's Pictures in the News: A kiss in Paris' Trocadero Square with the Eiffel Tower in the background; a bull gets the best of French matador Juan Leal in Nimes, France; a man leaps into a puddle of mud during the so-called Dirty Pig Festival in Hergisdorf, Germany; a hostage is evacuated by Israeli security forces following a bank robbery that escalated into a hostage situation in the... View Post»

Elizabeth Taylor returns from Todd funeral
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Elizabeth Taylor returns from Todd funeral

Posted On: 12:34 a.m. | May 20, 2013

Elizabeth Taylor kisses her diamond ring as she returns to Los Angeles from the Illinois services for her husband, Michael Todd, killed in an airplane crash. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | May 13 – 19, 2013
  • NARENDRA SHRESTHA / EPA

The Week in Pictures | May 13 – 19, 2013

Posted On: 5:02 p.m. | May 17, 2013

The Week in Pictures | May 13 – 19, 2013 View Post»

Kings Road: Defending the Stanley Cup
  • Josie Lepe / San Jose Mercury News

Kings Road: Defending the Stanley Cup

Posted On: 10:25 a.m. | May 17, 2013

Kings go for broke and beat Blackhawks, 3-1 Slava Voynov's goal makes the difference in victory that cuts Chicago's series lead to 2-1. Home winning streak reaches nine in playoffs. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 17, 2013
  • HENDRIK SCHMIDT / AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | May 17, 2013

Posted On: 9:09 a.m. | May 17, 2013

Friday's Pictures in the News begins along the Southern California coast, where thousands of kids, teachers, and volunteers send a message to "Listen" to the ocean and protect it from trash and plastic litter at the 20th annual Kids Ocean Day Adopt-A-Beach Clean Up and artwork held at Dockweiler State Beach in Playa del Rey. View Post»

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