Posted On: 10:36 a.m. | March 11, 2015
In Wednesday’s Pictures in the News, Japan marks the anniversary of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami that killed about 19,000 people.
Istanbul, Turkey: Protesters clash with police during a rally marking the first anniversary of Berkin Elvan's death. Berkin, 15, died on March 11, 2014, after 296 days in a coma after he was hit by a gas canister during the police crackdown on protesters at... View Post»
Posted On: 9:06 a.m. | March 11, 2015
Awards for the World Press Photo 2015 Multimedia contest have been announced in the short feature, long feature and interactive documentary categories.
Time magazine won first prize for short feature for “Behind the Video of Eric Garner's Deadly Confrontation With New York Police.” The entry is a first-hand account by Garner’s friend who filmed the encounter and its aftermath.
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Posted On: 12:25 a.m. | March 11, 2015
After hearing of Japan's unconditional surrender ending World War II, an impromptu parade quickly formed at Fourth and Broadway in downtown Los Angeles. View Post»
Posted On: 11:05 a.m. | March 10, 2015
Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in South America, where two French Olympians, an elite French sailor and seven others were killed Monday while shooting a reality TV show in Argentina when two helicopters collided. View Post»