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1951 vehicle inspection
  • Ray Graham / Los Angeles Times

1951 vehicle inspection

Posted On: 12:38 a.m. | September 7, 2012

The City Marshal's office yesterday began inspection of motor vehicles for mechanical defects at four locations, taking over the duties formerly handled by the California Highway Patrol. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 6, 2012
  • Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Sept. 6, 2012

Posted On: 10:46 a.m. | September 6, 2012

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: A fire at a fireworks factory in India kills 40 workers and injured 60 others, former President Bill Clinton is joined by President Barack Obama on stage at the Democratic National Convention 2012, Day 8 of the London 2012 Paralympic Games, lion mother Layla holds one of her two cubs by the tail during its first public presentation at the zoo in Dresden,... View Post»

Sophia Loren cements hands at Grauman's Chinese Theater
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Sophia Loren cements hands at Grauman’s Chinese Theater

Posted On: 12:36 a.m. | September 6, 2012

Actress Sophia Loren presses her hands into wet cement at Grauman's Chinese Theater in front of a crowd that included an estimated 50 photographers. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 5, 2012
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Pictures in the News | Sept. 5, 2012

Posted On: 9:21 a.m. | September 5, 2012

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

2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte

2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.

Posted On: 10:12 a.m. | September 4, 2012

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Four years after riding a wave of optimism into the White House, President Obama offered a sobering message as he asked Americans for another term to help complete the country’s recovery from the worst economic crisis since the Depression. Accepting the 2012 Democratic nomination Thursday night, Obama offered an updated version of the message of hope and change that... View Post»

Burning Man 2012
  • Andy Barron / Reno Gazette-Journal

Burning Man 2012

Posted On: 9:59 a.m. | September 4, 2012

"Burners" gathered for the annual Burning Man in Black Rock Desert near Gerlach, Nev. from Aug. 27 Sept. 3. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 4, 2012

Pictures in the News | Sept. 4, 2012

Posted On: 9:18 a.m. | September 4, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Protesters brave water cannons as they break through barricades toward Indian police in New Delhi. Supporters of Pakistani religious party Jamaat-e-Islami raise their hands to take an oath to continue wear the hijab during a rally in Karachi, Pakistan. A Syrian child stands next to rebel fighters checking a house that was damaged in a bombing by government... View Post»

1960 Democratic National Convention in Los Angeles
  • Los Angeles Times

1960 Democratic National Convention in Los Angeles

Posted On: 3:00 p.m. | September 3, 2012

Going into the 1960 Democratic National Convention in Los Angeles, Sen. John F. Kennedy of Massachusetts was the front-runner, but did not have a lock on the nomination. View Post»


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