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Pictures in the News | May 3, 2012

Pictures in the News | May 3, 2012

Posted On: 10:23 a.m. | May 3, 2012

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: The body of an Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent killed by a single shot fired into his home Wednesday night in Carson is removed by officials; security guards keep watch over the hospital where blind Chinese legal activist Chen Guangcheng is recuperating in Beijing; British soldiers raise their bearskin hats during a ceremony in which Queen Elizabeth... View Post»

Salvation Mountain then and now
  • Dave Gatley / Los Angeles Times

Salvation Mountain then and now

Posted On: 12:52 a.m. | May 3, 2012

Salvation Mountain, a three story - 200 foot long artwork by Leonard Knight, sits at entrance to Slab City outside of Niland, California. View Post»

Reader Photos: Best of Southern California Moments for April
  • Mehdi Bouqua

Reader Photos: Best of Southern California Moments for April

Posted On: 4:12 p.m. | May 2, 2012

April's best include a close-up of a flower (and resting fly) in Carlsbad and a skyward view of the Watts Towers, but the slide show begins and ends with two of my personal favorites -- Mehdi Bouqua's photograph of a lone paletero pushing his cart along a sidewalk in downtown L.A. and Jay Thornton's photo of Marines in Twentynine Palms with a puppy on a leash. Both shots are well... View Post»

Whole new ball game at Chavez Ravine

Whole new ball game at Chavez Ravine

Posted On: 3:53 p.m. | May 2, 2012

It's a new day at Dodger Stadium, with Wednesday's news conference featuring the new owners. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 2, 2012
  • Chris Jackson / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | May 2, 2012

Posted On: 10:38 a.m. | May 2, 2012

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

Bacall, Bogart and Fonda star in TV show
  • Frank Q. Brown / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Bacall, Bogart and Fonda star in TV show

Posted On: 12:37 a.m. | May 2, 2012

Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart and Henry Fonda take a break from rehearsal of "Petrified Forest" for a photo session with Times staff photographer Frank Q. Brown. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 1, 2012
  • Mark Nolan / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | May 1, 2012

Posted On: 10:55 a.m. | May 1, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: A model provides her own lighting for a backstage photo shoot ahead of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Sydney, Australia; workouts are underway for Saturday's Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs; Pakistani security officials inspect the site of a remote-controlled bomb blast targeting a convoy of the paramilitary Frontier Corps in Quetta; an Israeli soldier... View Post»

May Day protests

May Day protests

Posted On: 8:16 a.m. | May 1, 2012

May Day protest from coast to coast View Post»


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