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Pictures in the News | Feb. 7, 2013

Pictures in the News | Feb. 7, 2013

Posted On: 3:40 p.m. | February 7, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Authorities search door-to-door search in Big Bear for Christopher Jordan Dorner, 33, an ex-L.A. police officer wanted in connection with a string of shootings that left three people dead and one wounded; Two women delivering newspapers in Torrance are shot by L.A. police involved in the manhunt for Dorner. Elsewhere around the world; An Indian devotee takes... View Post»

Chicken Boy
  • Bruce Cox/John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Chicken Boy

Posted On: 12:52 a.m. | February 7, 2013

The 22 foot tall fiberglass Chicken Boy stands atop restaurant on Broadway between 4th and 5th Streets. View Post»

Speaking in native tongue

Reviving the Yurok language

Posted On: 9:35 p.m. | February 6, 2013

Linguists who visited the far reaches of Northern California in the middle of the 20th Century predicted that the Yurok language would be dead by 1980. But the Yurok Tribe has experienced perhaps the greatest success among Native Californians in reviving their once-engandered tongue. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 6, 2013
  • Owen Humphreys / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Feb. 6, 2013

Posted On: 9:10 a.m. | February 6, 2013

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

Dynamite attacks on the Los Angeles Aqueduct [updated]
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Dynamite attacks on the Los Angeles Aqueduct [updated]

Posted On: 12:01 a.m. | February 6, 2013

Dynamite attacks on the Los Angeles Aqueduct from 1924 to 1976. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 5, 2013

Pictures in the News | Feb. 5, 2013

Posted On: 10:03 a.m. | February 5, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: French climber Alain Robert, known as the French Spiderman, climbs the Habana Libre hotel without a net in Havana (more photos); skier Lindsey Vonn is airlifted after crashing during the women's super-G course at the Alpine skiing world championships in Schladming, Austria; "Rex," the world's first "bionic man," is shown off during a photo call at the Science... View Post»

French daredevil climbs landmark Havana hotel without a net
  • Ramon Espinosa / Pool

French daredevil climbs landmark Havana hotel without a net

Posted On: 9:46 a.m. | February 5, 2013

By Anne-Marie Garcia, Associated Press HAVANA — A French daredevil who has scaled some of the world's tallest buildings conquered Cuba's famous Habana Libre hotel on Monday without ropes or a safety net — climbing to the top in about half an hour as hundreds of awed onlookers gasped and cheered from the streets below. Alain Robert clambered onto the roof of the 27-story hotel just... View Post»

Oscar presenter Marlene Dietrich
  • Los Angeles Times

Oscar presenter Marlene Dietrich

Posted On: 12:26 a.m. | February 5, 2013

Actress Marlene Dietrich, left, with Dr. Mario Ungara, Italian Consul, who was delegated to accept the Best Foreign Language award for "The Walls of Malapaga" at the 1951 Academy Awards. View Post»


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