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Pictures in the News | Feb. 14, 2013
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Pictures in the News | Feb. 14, 2013

Posted On: 9:38 a.m. | February 14, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Couples in Qingdao, China, take part in a kissing contest to celebrate Valentine's Day; investigators walk amid the wreckage of a turboprop passenger plane that crash landed in Donetsk, Ukraine, killing four; South African Paralympic and Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius is arrested and charged with murder in the fatal shooting of his girlfriend; and there's... View Post»

Sea gulls visit battleship Wisconsin
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Sea gulls visit battleship Wisconsin

Posted On: 12:30 a.m. | February 14, 2013

Hundreds of seagulls swoop on the U.S.S. Wisconsin anchored in Los Angeles Harbor. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 13, 2013
  • Kiyoshi Ota / Bloomberg

Pictures in the News | Feb. 13, 2013

Posted On: 9:44 a.m. | February 13, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Japan, where vocational students raise their fists during a rally to start off job-hunting in Tokyo. The Japanese government announced 10.3 trillion yen in spending last month, which it predicts will increase gross domestic product by about 2 percentage points and create about 600,000 jobs. View Post»

Pershing Square construction
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times

Pershing Square construction

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | February 13, 2013

Construction of the Pershing Square underground parking garage is about 20 percent complete when Times staff photographer Paul Calvert took this photo from roof of Park Central Building. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 12, 2013

Pictures in the News | Feb. 12, 2013

Posted On: 11:07 a.m. | February 12, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, French riot police hold shields spattered by eggs and paint hurled by protestors outside the Goodyear Tire & Rubber headquarters in France; in New York, it's time for Fashion Week and the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show (more photos); President Obama watches as Medal of Honor recipient retired Staff Sgt. Clinton Romesha hugs the son of a fallen comrade... View Post»

Mardi Gras 2013 shifts into high gear with Fat Tuesday in New Orleans

Mardi Gras 2013 shifts into high gear with Fat Tuesday in New Orleans

Posted On: 10:28 a.m. | February 12, 2013

Overcast skies and the threat of rain couldn't dampen the revelry of Mardi Gras in New Orleans as parades took to the streets Tuesday, showering costumed merrymakers with trinkets of all kinds. The parades began around dawn, led by clarinetist Pete Fountain and his Half-Fast Marching Club. Later, the Zulu krewe and the parade of Rex, King of Carnival, rolled down stately St. Charles Avenue... View Post»

Edgar Bergen
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Edgar Bergen

Posted On: 12:46 a.m. | February 12, 2013

Comedian-ventriloquist Edgar Bergen and long-time friend Martimer Snerd entertain students at Earl Warren High School in Downey. View Post»

2013 Westminster Kennel Club dog show
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2013 Westminster Kennel Club dog show

Posted On: 9:58 p.m. | February 11, 2013

The 2013 Westminster Kennel Club 137th Annual All Breed Dog Show, which features dogs from around the world takes place Monday and Tuesday in New York at Madison Square Garden and Piers 92/94. View Post»


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