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Pictures in the News | March 11, 2013

Pictures in the News | March 11, 2013

Posted On: 8:54 a.m. | March 11, 2013

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Italy, where cardinals are set to enter the conclave to elect a successor to Pope Benedict XVI after he became the first pope in 600 years to resign from the role. The conclave is scheduled to start on Tuesday, March 12, inside the Sistine Chapel and will be attended by 115 cardinals as they vote to select the 266th Pope of the Catholic Church. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 10:23 a.m. | March 9, 2013

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"Mission 26: The Big Endeavour" an exhibit of space shuttle photographs at the California Science Center

‘Mission 26: The Big Endeavour’ at California Science Center

Posted On: 10:18 p.m. | March 8, 2013

The space shuttle Endeavour's arrival and crosstown trek in Los Angeles was well-documented in photos. The California Science Center, where the orbiter now calls home, has curated a photographic exhibition of 80 images, "Mission 26: The Big Endeavour." The collection includes photographs by NASA, the Sacramento Bee, Getty Images, the... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | March 4 – 10, 2013
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The Week in Pictures | March 4 – 10, 2013

Posted On: 2:55 p.m. | March 8, 2013

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

Pictures in the News | March 8, 2013
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Pictures in the News | March 8, 2013

Posted On: 9:42 a.m. | March 8, 2013

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in India, where the All India Peace and Solidarity Organization members launch sky lanterns during International Women's Day in Hyderabad. The celebration wasn't so peaceful over in the Philippines, where protesters clash with police as they tried to march on the US Embassy in Manila to commemorate International Women's Day in the Philippines. Thousands of... View Post»

1917 glass plates offer glimes into WWI-Era Russia

1917 glass plates offer glimpses into WWI-era Russia

Posted On: 6:45 a.m. | March 8, 2013

American photographer John Wells Rahill crossed the Pacific and made the long journey to Russia in 1917, where he cataloged life. View Post»

PPAGLA exhibit at City Hall
  • Scott Harrison / Los Angeles Times

PPAGLA exhibit at City Hall

Posted On: 12:44 a.m. | March 8, 2013

Associated Press photographer Nick Ut talks with Sara Cannon, Art Curator for the Los Angeles City Hall Bridge Gallery at the Press Photographers Association of Greater Los Angeles exhibit. View Post»

Volcano covers Costa Rican valley in ash
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Volcano covers Costa Rican valley in ash

Posted On: 12:32 a.m. | March 8, 2013

On Mar. 19, 1963, the Costa Rican volcano Irazu began an eruption that lasted into 1965. San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica was daily buried by ash. View Post»


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