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Pictures in the News | Oct. 12, 2012
  • MANU FERNANDEZ / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Oct. 12, 2012

Posted On: 9:25 a.m. | October 12, 2012

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

Space shuttle Endeavour rolls through the streets of L.A.

Space shuttle Endeavour rolls through the streets of L.A.

Posted On: 8:31 a.m. | October 12, 2012

The space shuttle Endeavour begins its' 12 mile move from Los Angeles International Airport to the California Science Center in Exposition Park. The route, which includes major thoroughfares including Manchester, Crenshaw and Martin Luther King Jr. boulevards, looks radically different than it did months ago. Power lines have been lifted and trees have been removed. Nearly 2,700 steel plates... View Post»

U.S labels MS-13 street gang 'criminal organization'

U.S labels MS-13 street gang ‘criminal organization’

Posted On: 7:24 p.m. | October 11, 2012

The Obama administration has labeled a violent Central American street gang as an international criminal organization subject to U.S. government sanctions, the first time this designation has been given to such a group. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 11, 2012
  • LLUIS GENE / AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | October 11, 2012

Posted On: 10:41 a.m. | October 11, 2012

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

Moving space shuttles [updated]
  • George Fry / Los Angeles Times

Moving space shuttles [updated]

Posted On: 9:40 a.m. | October 11, 2012

Starting with the Enterprise in 1977, space shuttles have been trucked, flown and even barged around the United States. But the Endeavour's 12-mile move this weekend is through a heavily populated and developed urban landscape. View Post»

iPhone apps: Adding scratches, light leaks and grunge

iPhone apps: Adding scratches, light leaks and grunge

Posted On: 12:29 a.m. | October 11, 2012

I am getting so confused with photography. When I first started out over 50 years ago, life was simple. Photography just meant a roll of Kodak Tri-X-400┬áblack-and-white film, my old Minolta camera, and off I went. The only thing I worried about was f-stops, shutter speed, focus and composition. But that has changed in the name of creativity. Now everyone is adding scratches, light leaks and... View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 4:27 p.m. | October 10, 2012

Best of the Web is a roundup of photography, video and multimedia story-telling from around the web. View Post»

Living under siege: Life in Aleppo, Syria

Living under siege: Life in Aleppo, Syria

Posted On: 2:07 p.m. | October 10, 2012

The revolution against Syrian President Bashar Assad that began in March 2011, started with peaceful protests but morphed into a civil war that has killed more than 60,000 people, according to a recent United Nations recent estimate. View Post»


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