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Pictures in the News | Jan. 3, 2012

Pictures in the News | Jan. 3, 2012

Posted On: 10:25 a.m. | January 3, 2012

In today's Pictures in the News: monkeys in the road on a foggy morning in New Delhi; a customer in 'A Mall of Junk' in Depok, Indonesia; a lamp post provides a handhold during strong winds in South Shields, England; and more. View Post»


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123rd Rose Parade in Pasadena

The 123rd Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena

Posted On: 7:45 a.m. | January 2, 2012

The pageantry of the Tournament of Roses Parade is catching the world's eyes Monday morning. This year, the Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game are taking place on Jan. 2 in Pasadena, in line with the Tournament of Roses’ “Never on a Sunday” tradition. In 1893, the first time the then-3-year-old parade would have fallen on a Sunday, officials decided it would be best to avoid interfering... View Post»

Mining town stuck on the shoulder of the information superhighway

Mining town stuck on the shoulder of the information superhighway

Posted On: 12:00 p.m. | January 1, 2012

Here on the shoulder of the information superhighway, smartphones turn stupid, streaming videos shrink to a trickle and a simple download drags like a flat tire. Darwin is emblematic of the nation’s digital divide — the disparity between those with broadband access and those suspended in the technological amber of the 1990s, with dial-up connections to the Web. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Dec. 27, 2011 to Jan. 1, 2012

The Week in Pictures | Dec. 27, 2011 to Jan. 1, 2012

Posted On: 8:58 a.m. | January 1, 2012

Each week, we bring you a selection of the best images from around the world in Framework's The Week in Pictures. View Post»

From the Archive - best of 2011

From the Archive – best of 2011

Posted On: 9:10 p.m. | December 31, 2011

Here are the readers' favorite – and mine – From the Archive posts of 2011. View Post»

Countdown to the 123rd Annual Rose Parade

Countdown to the 123rd annual Rose Parade

Posted On: 12:46 p.m. | December 30, 2011

As we get closer to the start of the 123rd annual Rose Parade, hundreds of volunteers are gathering this week to prepare floats for their moment in the sun. J.R. Martinez , retired soldier, actor and spokesman, will serve as the grand marshal of the 2012 Tournament of Roses festivities. See also interactive 360° panoramas of the floats under construction and full coverage of the 123rd... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Dec. 30, 2011

Pictures in the News | Dec. 30, 2011

Posted On: 11:28 a.m. | December 30, 2011

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

Arson fires in Hollywood
  • Shawn Kaye

Hollywood fires

Posted On: 10:25 a.m. | December 30, 2011

A 24-year-old man has been arrested in connected with more than 50 fires. The series of fires set the last four days has left residents of West Hollywood and Hollywood on edge. Many of the fires were set within blocks of each other; most were started in cars, carports and trash cans, a Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman said. View Post»


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