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One World Trade Center climbs above Lower Manhattan
  • Mark Lennihan / Associated Press

One World Trade Center climbs above Lower Manhattan

Posted On: 4:18 p.m. | September 10, 2012

Construction continues on One World Trade Center, or 1 WTC, the centerpiece of the World Trade Center complex being built in Lower Manhattan. The tower was planned after the destruction of the original World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001. The initial design for the building was by architect Daniel Libeskind, who was selected after a competition in 2002. David M. Childs of Skidmore, Owings... View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 10, 2012
  • Rajesh Kumar Singh / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | September 10, 2012

Posted On: 7:57 a.m. | September 10, 2012

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

reFramed: In conversation with Misha Friedman
  • Misha Friedman

reFramed: In conversation with Misha Friedman

Posted On: 3:00 a.m. | September 10, 2012

Tuberculosis is still a very deadly disease – especially in the former Soviet Union. The number of patients with very difficult to treat forms of tuberculosis is growing steadily in that part of the world. Photographer Misha Friedman has spent the last four years documenting the disease across Ukraine, Russia and Central Asia. View Post»

Former tagger gains perspective working on the Backbone Trail

Young crew member gains perspective working on the Backbone Trail

Posted On: 11:43 p.m. | September 7, 2012

Young people bushwhack their way through overgrown brush, rebuilding bridges and correcting drainage problems along the eroded Backbone Trail all hail from the inner city. View Post»

Mexican deportees face a dangerous future

Mexican deportees face a dangerous future

Posted On: 11:30 p.m. | September 7, 2012

MATAMOROS, MEXICO — They stuck together, walking slowly on busted sidewalks, approaching corners warily. They hurried past smoky taco stands and fleabag hotels. Nobody strayed. Deported from Southern California the night before, the 20 men just wanted to get out of town after a fitful night’s sleep at the bus station of this sweltering border city. “We were moving as one, like a... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | September 3 – 9, 2012
  • Paula Bronstein / Getty Images

The Week in Pictures | September 3 – 9, 2012

Posted On: 7:32 p.m. | September 7, 2012

The Week in Pictures from around the world. View Post»

Pictures in the News | September 7, 2012
  • AFP / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | September 7, 2012

Posted On: 9:04 a.m. | September 7, 2012

Pictures in the News | September 7, 2012 View Post»

1951 vehicle inspection
  • Ray Graham / Los Angeles Times

1951 vehicle inspection

Posted On: 12:38 a.m. | September 7, 2012

The City Marshal's office yesterday began inspection of motor vehicles for mechanical defects at four locations, taking over the duties formerly handled by the California Highway Patrol. View Post»


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