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T.H.E. Clinic: Battling diabetes

T.H.E. Clinic: Battling diabetes

Posted On: 7:50 a.m. | January 6, 2013

Carlos Sanchez ignored his diabetes for nearly 15 years. Then in February of last year he got a sore on his foot that wouldn't go away. Sanchez went to the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center emergency room, where doctors had to amputate his leg. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | December 31, 2012 - January 6, 2013
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The Week in Pictures | December 31, 2012 – January 6, 2013

Posted On: 12:21 p.m. | January 4, 2013

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Pictures in the News | Jan. 4, 2013
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Pictures in the News | Jan. 4, 2013

Posted On: 10:23 a.m. | January 4, 2013

In Friday's Pictures in the News: People leave Damara, the last strategic town keeping Central African Republic rebels from the country's capital, Bangui; Palestinians celebrate the 48th anniversary of the Fatah movement in Gaza; firefighters carry a child rescued from a house fire to a waiting ambulance in Niskayuna, N.Y.; and more. View Post»

Mickey Cohen wounded
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Mickey Cohen wounded

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | January 4, 2013

On July 20, 1949, Mickey Cohen and three companions were shot outside of Sherry's Restaurant on Sunset Blvd. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 3, 2013
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Pictures in the News | Jan. 3, 2013

Posted On: 10:38 a.m. | January 3, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the news; A school bus traveling from Newtown, Conn., to Monroe stops in front of 26 angels along the roadside on the first day of classes for Sandy Hook Elementary School students since the Dec. 14 shooting; Rescuers hold on to a passenger from a ferry that experienced difficulty docking at a port following strong waves as tropical depression Auring hit in Dumaguete... View Post»

Voices from home
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Voices from home

Posted On: 12:28 a.m. | January 3, 2013

Mrs. Gordon Hoppe and daughter Claire Louise in front of microphone record message for shipment to Chief Machinist's Mate Gordon Hoppe with the Pacific Fleet. View Post»

Afghan recruits

Afghanistan’s National Army recruits train to fight the Taliban

Posted On: 3:33 p.m. | January 2, 2013

Rahmatullah, an illiterate young man with a wispy beard and remnants of teenage acne, may represent the last, best hope for Afghanistan’s national army. Wearing an old Russian-style helmet and firing an American M-16 automatic rifle, he squinted as his hissing rounds found their target on a firing range at the national training academy. At his elbow was his first cousin Azizullah, a... View Post»

Polar bear swimmers plunge into freezing water to celebrate New Year around the world
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Polar bear swimmers plunge into freezing water to celebrate New Year around the world

Posted On: 11:10 a.m. | January 2, 2013

How did you ring in the new year? The hearty souls pictured here took a dip in frigid water, be it briefly or for a few laps. Some came dressed in costumes -- including Godzilla and a home water boiler -- though it's unclear how much that helped in the cold water. View Post»


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