Posted On: 10:35 a.m. | September 28, 2011
We begin Wednesday's Pictures in the News feature with some "slice of life" images from around the world. In Pakistan, a Pakistani man showers in a watercourse in Islamabad; a couple look over the fog-covered forests in Germany; Filipino children frolic in bubbles blown by strong winds at a flood-control facility in Taguig city; and in Brazil, a woman walks by hundreds of brooms symbolizing the... View Post»
Posted On: 1:08 a.m. | September 28, 2011
Television's Wyatt Earp, Actor Hugh O'Brian, on left, and Al Jennings, onetime western bad man, draw guns for Los Angeles Times staff photographer Al Markado. O'Brien won, but Jennings at 93 had the experience to make the shot count - if he needed too. View Post»
Posted On: 7:57 p.m. | September 27, 2011
[UPDATE] Typhoon Nesat hit the South China coast Thursday after it swept past Hong Kong, closing financial markets, schools and businesses in one of Asia's biggest financial centers. No deaths were reported in Hong Kong and damage was minimal.
Typhoon Nesat, packing winds of up to 100 mph, made landfall before dawn Tuesday in northeastern Luzon, the Philippines' largest island, leaving a... View Post»
Posted On: 11:35 a.m. | September 27, 2011
Two newspapers were winners at the 32nd annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards on Monday in New York. The awards were presented in 42 categories, including breaking news, investigative reporting, outstanding interview and best documentary, among others. View Post»
Posted On: 11:32 a.m. | September 27, 2011
In today's Pictures in the News, the trial begins for Michael Jackson's physician in Los Angeles, rescue workers evacuate injured people after a subway collision in Shanghai, the Washington Monument on the National Mall is inspected for damage sustained in the Aug. 23 earthquake and the effects of Typhoon Nesat are seen in Manila. View Post»
Posted On: 11:20 a.m. | September 27, 2011
Updated Nov. 29, 11:06 a.m. Conrad Murray sentenced to 4 years
Updated Nov. 7, 1:17 p.m.: Conrad Murray found guilty
Dr. Conrad Murray, Michael Jackson's personal physician, is charged with involuntary manslaughter in the singer's 2009 death.
See our complete coverage of the trial and list of witnesses so far. View Post»
Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | September 27, 2011
Cal Lewin, 13, checks negatives after shooting scenes for his next production titled "The Bus Ride." View Post»
Posted On: 11:10 p.m. | September 26, 2011
The Kumeyaay Indians were the first Indians the missionaries found when they reached Alta California in San Diego.
Like most local tribes, they were driven to near extinction. But in the isolated canyons of the Tijuana River watershed, high in the Baja peninsula, groups remained, relatively unbothered.
A number of them speak the language as their first language, they harvest acorns and... View Post»