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Pictures in the News | Aug. 6, 2012
  • Matt Cardy / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | Aug. 6, 2012

Posted On: 11:57 a.m. | August 6, 2012

In Monday's Pictures in the News: NASA's Curiosity rover sends back its first images of the surface of Mars; back on this planet, hot air balloons take to the skies over Bristol, England; paper lanterns float on the Motoyasu River in front of the Atomic Bomb Dome in Hiroshima to mark the 67th anniversary of the city's atomic bombing; a patrol of the Ivory Coast Republican Force goes on a... View Post»

2012 London Olympics | Day 10

2012 London Olympics | Day 10

Posted On: 10:35 a.m. | August 6, 2012

Photo highlights from London 2012 Olympic Games, Day 10. View Post»

Touring with the Stanley Cup: Coach Darryl Sutter

Touring with the Stanley Cup: Coach Darryl Sutter

Posted On: 6:00 a.m. | August 6, 2012

Los Angeles Kings coach Darryl Sutter brings the Stanley Cup at his family farm in Alberta, Canada. View Post»

Rafer Johnson and C.K. Yang
  • Bob Potwin / Los Angeles Times

Rafer Johnson and C.K. Yang

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | August 6, 2012

Rafer Johnson, with barbell, and C.K. Yang, kneeling, record breakers in the Olympic decathlon tryouts, demonstrate physical fitness methods to some 900 Boy Scouts taking part in two-day Camporee at UCLA athletic field. View Post»

2012 London Olympics | Day 9

2012 London Olympics | Day 9

Posted On: 8:15 a.m. | August 5, 2012

Photo highlights from London 2012 Olympic Games Day 9. View Post»

Roger Federer / Juan Martin Del Potro match

A lens on the Olympics: Shooting the Federer/Del Potro tennis match

Posted On: 7:28 a.m. | August 5, 2012

Robert Gauthier, Los Angeles Times Wimbledon: We're deep into the third set and Roger Federer is on the ropes. Down a break and facing defeat, he rushes the net as his opponent, Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina, powerful and tenacious, lines up a passing shot and fires it down the line, out of Federer's reach. Olympic defeat is sure to come to one of the greatest tennis players in... View Post»

Disabled veterans field trip in San Diego

Injured combat veterans take a field trip in San Diego

Posted On: 10:05 p.m. | August 4, 2012

Getting accustomed to being around civilians can be one of the most difficult challenges for veterans injured in war. So each month, therapists at Naval Medical Center San Diego gather a group — sometimes amputees, sometimes patients with other injuries, including post-traumatic stress disorder — for a trip to crowded, busy public places to let the patients see and be seen by the outside... View Post»

2012 London Olympics | Day 8

2012 London Olympics | Day 8

Posted On: 10:10 a.m. | August 4, 2012

London 2012 Olympic Games day 8 highlights in photos. This gallery will be updated throughout the day. View Post»


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