Posted On: 5:51 p.m. | October 7, 2011
A new exhibit at the Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens will showcase the aerospace industry's impact on Southern California over the last 100 years.
"Blue Sky Metropolis: The Aerospace Century in Southern California" recounts that transformative era through approximately 50 manuscripts, documents and photographs drawn from the Huntington’s growing collection of... View Post»
Posted On: 1:11 p.m. | October 7, 2011
In today's Pictures in the News, a Libyan fighter fires his machine gun while attacking forces in Surt who are loyal to Moammar Kadafi; Yemeni Tawakul Karman receives congratulations for winning a share of the Nobel Peace Prize; and former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger unveils a statue of himself at an Austrian museum dedicated to his life. View Post»
Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | October 7, 2011
After working in fields, self-help co-operative members collect their wages in vegetables. View Post»
Posted On: 9:29 p.m. | October 6, 2011
On Oct. 7, 2001, the armed forces of the United States, Britain and the Northern Alliance launched Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in the U.S.
The goal, as stated by the George W. Bush administration, was to target the Al Qaeda terrorist network, which had found sanctuary in Afghanistan; a secondary goal was to force the... View Post»
Posted On: 6:58 p.m. | October 6, 2011
A roundup of outstanding photography, video and multimedia from across the Web. View Post»
Posted On: 5:19 p.m. | October 6, 2011
Key members of the Vagos motorcycle gang suspected of drug trafficking and violence are arrested throughout Southern California on Thursday. Authorities arrested 10 members of the gang.
The crackdown comes after an 18-month investigation led by the state Department of Justice. Members of the gang, which started in the Inland Empire in the 1960s, are suspected of murder, rape, weapons... View Post»
Posted On: 4:38 p.m. | October 6, 2011
A social worker tries to help teenage girls who have all but sold their souls. View Post»
Posted On: 9:33 a.m. | October 6, 2011
In Thursday's Pictures in the News, prisoners wade through a flooded jail as they evacuate to another jail in Thailand, body-builders flex their muscles during the Asian World Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Championship in Bangkok, Thailand, Firefighters battle a wildfire in Portugal and more. View Post»