Posted On: 10:17 a.m. | April 26, 2011
Today's Pictures in the News includes injured British photojournalist Guy Martin arriving in Malta from Misrata, Libya. He was wounded in the same attack that killed British photojournalist Tim Hetherington and American photojournalist Chris Hondros on April 20.
In London, campers are already claiming spots for the Friday royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.
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Posted On: 12:23 a.m. | April 26, 2011
City of Los Angeles Health Dept. opens drive to immunize 300,000 children against polio. View Post»
Posted On: 9:09 p.m. | April 25, 2011
At the Chernobyl victims' monument in Slavutich, a town 30 miles from the accident site where many of the power facility's personnel used to live, two children join a memorial ceremony marking a quarter century since the world's worst nuclear accident, while in the Belarus capital of Minsk, students and teachers light candles in remembrance of the disaster's victims.
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Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | April 25, 2011
Caltech students protest possible cancellation of Star Trek. View Post»
Posted On: 9:35 p.m. | April 23, 2011
In this land of the thin, blond ideal, Lili VonSchtupp draws crowds to a dive bar in Hollywood every week to celebrate real women with real bodies. One of the troupes taking the stage just before midnight at VonSchtupp’s weekly Monday Night Tease calls itself the Rubenesque Burlesque. For four minutes, the women shake, bounce and bump to a hip-hop song, eventually stripping down to black... View Post»
Posted On: 5:49 p.m. | April 22, 2011
The Desert Market in the San Bernardino County town of Daggett, surrounded by sage and dust, is the only store around for miles. Nearby, there’s a trailer park, a junkyard and a truck repair shop — and not much else. The gas station was boarded up long ago, and a dozen silent houses sag into piles of wood and metal. To the people of Daggett, the store is part of their daily routine. They... View Post»
Posted On: 1:43 p.m. | April 22, 2011
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Posted On: 9:42 a.m. | April 22, 2011
It's Good Friday and our Pictures in the News feature is comprised of religious observances from around the world. Good Friday, or Holy Friday, is the religious observance of the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ.
We begin in Germany, where members of the Italian Catholic community in Bensheim take part in a reenactment of the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ. In the Philippines, nails were driven to... View Post»