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Pictures in the News | October 1, 2012
  • Biswaranjan Rout / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | October 1, 2012

Posted On: 8:02 a.m. | October 1, 2012

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

Wheelchair basketball team leaves on 1948 national tour
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Wheelchair basketball team leaves on 1948 national tour

Posted On: 12:39 a.m. | October 1, 2012

Jack Heller, member of a wheelchair basketball team. is hoisted aboard aircraft at Burbank airport as team heads for 12-day eastern tour. View Post»

Surf City Surf Dog contest 2012

Surf City Surf Dog contest 2012

Posted On: 10:07 p.m. | September 30, 2012

More than 40 dogs participated in the fourth annual Surf City Surf Dog contest in Huntington Beach. The dogs competed in four different weight classes, from small to extra large, and were judged on wave height, ride length and confidence. View Post»

Carmageddon II: The sequel
  • Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times

Carmageddon II: The sequel

Posted On: 10:08 a.m. | September 29, 2012

405 Freeway reopens ahead of time The work ends early, with construction crews using most of their allotted time to fill potholes, trim trees and pave lanes — weeks of work squeezed into a two-day time frame. READ STORY Demolition work on a bridge spanning the 405 Freeway is on schedule, officials say, and they are hopeful that Carmageddon II can be brought to an early close. ... View Post»

Up in smoke

Up in smoke: Old-school marijuana cultivators feeling squeeze from commercial entities

Posted On: 9:55 p.m. | September 28, 2012

Old-school, back-to-the-earth pot growers who've sold it on the underground market for years react with fear and loathing to the new corporate culture they're watching emerge with medical marijuana. View Post»

Trashing the East Fork of the San Gabriel River
  • Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times

Trashing the East Fork of the San Gabriel River

Posted On: 7:02 p.m. | September 28, 2012

Every weekend of summer, thousands of picnickers and gold prospectors unload vehicles haphazardly parked along a two-lane road overlooking the East Fork of the San Gabriel River, then trundle down to the mountain creek with ice chests, boom boxes, shovels and baby carriers strung with diapers. Although littering, campfires and gold prospecting are banned, vastly outnumbered U.S. Forest... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Sept. 24-30, 2012
  • MANJUNATH KIRAN / AFP/Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | Sept. 24-30, 2012

Posted On: 5:02 p.m. | September 28, 2012

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

The 39th Ryder Cup: U.S. vs. Europe at Medinah Country Club
  • Jamie Squire / Getty Images

The 39th Ryder Cup: U.S. vs. Europe at Medinah Country Club

Posted On: 10:02 a.m. | September 28, 2012

The 39th Ryder Cup is underway at Medinah Country Club outside Chicago. In Friday's opening match, Rory McIlroy was paired with Graeme McDowell for the European team against newly crowned FedEx Cup champion Brandt Snedeker — a Ryder Cup neophyte — and Jim Furyk for the U.S. Two other U.S. rookies were slated for the opening session of alternate-shot foursomes. Keegan Bradley teamed... View Post»


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