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reFramed: In conversation with Rita Leistner
  • Rita Leistner

reFramed: In conversation with Rita Leistner

Posted On: 3:00 a.m. | July 18, 2012

Rita Leistner is a politically and socially engaged lens-based artist whose concerned photography uses conceptual approaches to create photographs with a special relationship to current events and the human condition. Her work has been exhibited widely and published in many magazines. View Post»

Sacramento JC rowing crew beats UCLA
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Sacramento JC rowing crew beats UCLA

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | July 18, 2012

Sacramento Junior College rowing crew, right, takes a lead and beats UCLA at Ballona Creek. View Post»

Countdown to the 141st Open Championship
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Countdown to the 141st Open Championship

Posted On: 2:12 p.m. | July 17, 2012

Countdown to the 141st Open Championship. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 17, 2012
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Pictures in the News | July 17, 2012

Posted On: 10:51 a.m. | July 17, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Egyptian troops flex their military muscle, literally, at a graduation ceremony attended by President Mohammed Morsi in Cairo; a bucket of water is thrown on participants in a water festival in Seoul; the Olympic Flame passes through Seaford Head, with a view of the Seven Sisters cliffs, southern England, on the way to the Summer Olympics in London. And... View Post»

L.A. motorcycle police inspected
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L.A. motorcycle police inspected

Posted On: 12:13 a.m. | July 17, 2012

Los Angeles Motorcycle Police stand at attention for inspection by Chief R. Lee Heath. View Post»

Willowbrook stable closes

Willowbrook stable cleared of animals after evacuation order

Posted On: 3:09 p.m. | July 16, 2012

Famous Manor, a 42-year-old truck driver, was forced to find a new place to board his two horses, Smoke and Pepper, after the Willowbrook stables were closed. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 16, 2012

Pictures in the News | July 16, 2012

Posted On: 8:27 a.m. | July 16, 2012

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

High Asthma rates in the Imperial Valley

High asthma rates in the Imperial Valley

Posted On: 10:17 p.m. | July 15, 2012

By Anna Gorman CALEXICO—As the relentless wind stirs up piles of dust and dirt and creates a gigantic funnel of haze in the vast and sweltering Imperial Valley, children like Marco Cisneros battle to breathe. Marco wheezes and coughs and reaches desperately for his inhaler, but the medication doesn’t always give him the relief he needs. Often, his mother has to call 911. Since... View Post»


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