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Pictures in the News | February 11, 2013
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Pictures in the News | February 11, 2013

Posted On: 11:30 a.m. | February 11, 2013

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2013 Rio Carnival
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2013 Rio Carnival

Posted On: 11:13 a.m. | February 11, 2013

Rio Carnival is a wild 4 day celebration, 40 days before Easter. It officially starts on Saturday and finishes on Fat Tuesday with the beginning of Lent on Ash Wednesday. There are carnival celebrations in virtually every corner of Brazil, the best-known ones taking place in Recife together with the neighboring Olinda (in the North of Brazil) and Salvador. But the biggest and most famous... View Post»

Declining pedestrian traffic at 7th Street and Broadway
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Declining pedestrian traffic at 7th Street and Broadway

Posted On: 12:24 a.m. | February 11, 2013

Declining downtown Los Angeles pedestrian traffic is documented by similar photos at the corner of 7th Street and Broadway taken in 1926, 1958 and 1974. View Post»

55th Grammy Awards | Feb. 10, 2013

55th Grammy Awards | Feb. 10, 2013

Posted On: 7:01 p.m. | February 10, 2013

Framework presents a glimpse of the excitement, the anticipation, the fashions and the winners at the 55th Grammy Awards, brought to you by the photojournalists and photo staff of the Los Angeles Times. See also The Times' full 2013 Grammy Awards coverage. Enjoy. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 10:26 p.m. | February 8, 2013

Location, location, location View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Feb. 4-10, 2013

The Week in Pictures | Feb. 4-10, 2013

Posted On: 1:25 p.m. | February 8, 2013

Every week, Framework brings you the best is visual journalism from around the world. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 8, 2013

Pictures in the News | Feb. 8, 2013

Posted On: 9:38 a.m. | February 8, 2013

In Friday's Pictures in the News: The manhunt for Christopher Dorner, an ex-Los Angeles police officer suspected of shooting five people, killing three, continues in the Big Bear area; Lunar New Year approaches in Beijing and commuters are on the move in Shanghai; red roses are prepared for Valentine's Day in the Netherlands; and there's more. View Post»

Amphibious taxi
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Amphibious taxi

Posted On: 12:52 a.m. | February 8, 2013

Tow truck pushes stalled taxi across water-filled intersection at 5th and Flower Sts. during rainstorm. View Post»


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