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Pershing Square construction
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times

Pershing Square construction

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | February 13, 2013

Construction of the Pershing Square underground parking garage is about 20 percent complete when Times staff photographer Paul Calvert took this photo from roof of Park Central Building. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 12, 2013

Pictures in the News | Feb. 12, 2013

Posted On: 11:07 a.m. | February 12, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, French riot police hold shields spattered by eggs and paint hurled by protestors outside the Goodyear Tire & Rubber headquarters in France; in New York, it's time for Fashion Week and the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show (more photos); President Obama watches as Medal of Honor recipient retired Staff Sgt. Clinton Romesha hugs the son of a fallen comrade... View Post»

Mardi Gras 2013 shifts into high gear with Fat Tuesday in New Orleans

Mardi Gras 2013 shifts into high gear with Fat Tuesday in New Orleans

Posted On: 10:28 a.m. | February 12, 2013

Overcast skies and the threat of rain couldn't dampen the revelry of Mardi Gras in New Orleans as parades took to the streets Tuesday, showering costumed merrymakers with trinkets of all kinds. The parades began around dawn, led by clarinetist Pete Fountain and his Half-Fast Marching Club. Later, the Zulu krewe and the parade of Rex, King of Carnival, rolled down stately St. Charles Avenue... View Post»

Edgar Bergen
  • Tony Barnard / Los Angeles Times

Edgar Bergen

Posted On: 12:46 a.m. | February 12, 2013

Comedian-ventriloquist Edgar Bergen and long-time friend Martimer Snerd entertain students at Earl Warren High School in Downey. View Post»

2013 Westminster Kennel Club dog show
  • Frank Franklin II / Associated Press

2013 Westminster Kennel Club dog show

Posted On: 9:58 p.m. | February 11, 2013

The 2013 Westminster Kennel Club 137th Annual All Breed Dog Show, which features dogs from around the world takes place Monday and Tuesday in New York at Madison Square Garden and Piers 92/94. View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 11, 2013
  • ED JONES / AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | February 11, 2013

Posted On: 11:30 a.m. | February 11, 2013

Pictures in the News | February 11, 2013 View Post»

2013 Rio Carnival
  • Hassan Ammar / Associated Press

2013 Rio Carnival

Posted On: 11:13 a.m. | February 11, 2013

Rio Carnival is a wild 4 day celebration, 40 days before Easter. It officially starts on Saturday and finishes on Fat Tuesday with the beginning of Lent on Ash Wednesday. There are carnival celebrations in virtually every corner of Brazil, the best-known ones taking place in Recife together with the neighboring Olinda (in the North of Brazil) and Salvador. But the biggest and most famous... View Post»

Declining pedestrian traffic at 7th Street and Broadway
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Declining pedestrian traffic at 7th Street and Broadway

Posted On: 12:24 a.m. | February 11, 2013

Declining downtown Los Angeles pedestrian traffic is documented by similar photos at the corner of 7th Street and Broadway taken in 1926, 1958 and 1974. View Post»


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