Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Slab City
  • Arkasha Stevenson / Los Angeles Times

Slab City

Posted On: 7:00 a.m. | December 17, 2011

A desert squatters camp in the Imperial Valley, has become its own community and, with the nation mired in recession, is more popular than ever. View Post»


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The Week in Pictures | Dec. 12-18, 2011
  • Shakil Adil / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | Dec. 12-18, 2011

Posted On: 5:22 p.m. | December 16, 2011

In this roundup of the Week in Pictures: former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky appeared in court, a gunman wielding grenades killed several people including himself in Liege Belgium, Indonesian police detained 65 punk rockers and shaved their heads, U.S. troops held a ceremony signifying and end to their presence in Iraq, and more. View Post»

Pictures in the News | December 16, 2011
  • RAUL ARBOLEDA / AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | December 16, 2011

Posted On: 10:11 a.m. | December 16, 2011

Pictures in the News fromaround the world. View Post»

Indonesian 'punks' get their heads shaved by police
  • Hotli Simanjuntak / EPA

Indonesian ‘punks’ get their heads shaved by police

Posted On: 9:25 a.m. | December 16, 2011

Police in Indonesia's most conservative province raided a punk-rock concert and detained 65 fans, buzzing off their spiky mohawks and stripping away body piercings because of the perceived threat to Islamic values. View Post»

Material girl: Madonna

Material girl: Madonna

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | December 16, 2011

Madonna performs for 19,000 fans at Costa Mesa's Pacific Amphitheater. View Post»

Hidden in plain sight

Autism: Diagnosing the disorder in adults

Posted On: 7:51 p.m. | December 15, 2011

As more children are diagnosed with autism, researchers are trying to find unrecognized cases of the disorder in adults. The search for the missing millions is just beginning. View Post»

Melinda Star Guido, the third smallest baby on record, meets the press at County-USC Medical center.

Melinda Star Guido, the third smallest baby on record

Posted On: 5:57 p.m. | December 15, 2011

Melinda Guido weighed nine ounces when she was born at L.A. County-USC Medical Center on Aug. 30. Doctors saved her life, but she still faces a possible future of lifelong health problems. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Dec. 15, 2011
  • Kirsty Wigglesworth / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Dec. 15, 2011

Posted On: 10:46 a.m. | December 15, 2011

In today's Pictures in the News: Christmas comes early for some lions at the London Zoo with boxes filled with meat treats, a chocolate fashion show is put on by the World Chocolate Wonderland in Shanghai, U.S. troops hold a ceremony signifying the end of their presence in Iraq and anti-government protest continue in Bahrain. View Post»


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