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Honduran prison fire
  • Fernando Antonio / Associated Press

Honduran prison fire

Posted On: 8:33 a.m. | February 15, 2012

Authorities said Wednesday that a fire at a prison in central Honduras killed at least 272 trapped inmates, and perhaps more than 300, in scenes one official described as "horrific." View Post»

Two ways to wash the elephant
  • Bill Varie / Los Angeles Times

Two ways to wash the elephant

Posted On: 12:13 a.m. | February 15, 2012

Trainers find convenient ways to wash that big elephant. View Post»

Valentine's Day, love and money
  • Joe Raedle / Getty Images

Valentine’s Day, love and money

Posted On: 5:36 p.m. | February 14, 2012

By Tiffany Hsu They say Valentine’s Day is all about the love -- but it's also about the numbers. Take greeting cards: Folks will send about 150 million of them for V-Day this year, not including the packs of notes that children hand out at school, according to the Greeting Card Assn. The holiday is the second-biggest day for cards, topped only by Christmas. Valentine’s Day is also... View Post»

Pictures in the News | February 14, 2012

Pictures in the News | February 14, 2012

Posted On: 9:04 a.m. | February 14, 2012

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

Alien Registration Act of 1940 [updated]
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Alien Registration Act of 1940 [updated]

Posted On: 12:31 a.m. | February 14, 2012

The first day of alien registration begins in Los Angeles at building located at San Pedro and E. 22nd Streets. View Post»

Westminster Kennel Club dog show
  • Seth Wenig / Associated Press

Westminster Kennel Club dog show

Posted On: 7:37 p.m. | February 13, 2012

Over 2,000 purebred dogs will compete in the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Monday and Tuesday. View Post»

Losing Stu

Losing Stu

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | February 13, 2012

"I guess I got something wrong in my head," is all that Stu Bryant can say when asked about his brain disease. His wife, Maureen, is committed to caring for him as he grows less aware that he loves her and their two adult daughters. View Post»

A sea of Beetles
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

A sea of Beetles

Posted On: 12:03 a.m. | February 13, 2012

A sea of Volkswagen vehicles - mostly the famous Beetle model - sit at Terminal Island after unloading from ship. View Post»


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