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The Week in Pictures | December 14 – 20, 2015

The Week in Pictures | December 14 – 20, 2015

Posted On: 9:40 a.m. | December 18, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, Star Wars fans took center stage with the release of the latest installment in the franchise, 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens.' Stormtroopers on the red-carpet during the premiere in Hollywood, a married in front of the TCL Chinese Theater and a fan waits with his light saber for the start of the movie premiere in Helsinki,... View Post»

Know Your City no. 26 – Plaza Methodist Church
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Know Your City no. 26 – Plaza Methodist Church

Posted On: 12:49 a.m. | December 17, 2015

Image of the Plaza Methodist Church was used in the Know Your City photography series. View Post»

McDonnell Douglas workers strike
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McDonnell Douglas workers strike

Posted On: 12:01 a.m. | December 15, 2015

In February 1975, about 7,000 workers at McDonnell Douglas plants in Southern California walked out on strike, demanding better pay and benefits. View Post»

Castillo fireworks show

Castillo fireworks show

Posted On: 12:49 a.m. | December 14, 2015

Mexican-style fireworks explode around a tower, called a "castillo," at 9th annual Street Scene festival in downtown Los Angeles. View Post»


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