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Big storm moves into Southern California

Posted On: 11:52 a.m. | October 5, 2011

A cold front arrived Wednesday morning that forecasters say will bring gusty winds and up to 2 inches of rain in mountain areas, the National Weather Service said. View Post»


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Pictures in the News | Oct. 5, 2011
  • Francois Mori / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Oct. 5, 2011

Posted On: 11:32 a.m. | October 5, 2011

Wednesday's Pictures in the News start in Greece, where a 24-hour nationwide strike protesting the ongoing austerity measures taken by the Greek government has turned violent. See photo gallery Elsewhere in Europe, 3,000 Romanian youths wearing black or white masks rallied against drug abuse; models in Paris share a light moment before Russian fashion designer Alena Akhmadullina's... View Post»

Workers strike in Athens turns violent
  • Yannis Behrakis / Reuters

Workers strike in Athens turns violent

Posted On: 8:54 a.m. | October 5, 2011

Police fired tear gas at stone-throwing youths in central Athens, where thousands of striking state sector workers marched against cuts the government says are needed to save the nation from bankruptcy. View Post»

Nabbed at the scene
  • Don Cormier / Los Angeles Times

Nabbed at the scene

Posted On: 12:46 a.m. | October 5, 2011

Business owners detain accused service station robber. View Post»

Reader Photos: Best of Southern California Moments for September
  • Steve Boelhouwer

Reader Photos: Best of Southern California Moments for September

Posted On: 1:08 p.m. | October 4, 2011

When we saw Steve Boelhouwer's photograph of SpongeBob SquarePants being detained by police on Hollywood Boulevard, we thought, "Man, how funny is that?" and chose it as our Southern California Moment for Sept. 14. Reporter Andrew Blankstein thought it was pretty funny, too, and called up the LAPD to ask if there had been any incidents reported involving someone in a SpongeBob costume. The... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 4, 2011
  • Diego Azubel / EPA

Pictures in the News | Oct. 4, 2011

Posted On: 10:18 a.m. | October 4, 2011

A truck bombing in Somalia's capital of Mogadishu kills more than 50 people, Occupy Wall Street demonstrators continue their protest in New York and professional tennis players take the court at the China Open in Beijing and more in today's Pictures in the News. View Post»

The helpful voice that answers 411
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The helpful voice that answers 411

Posted On: 12:43 a.m. | October 4, 2011

Back when dialing information - 411 - was free, many callers were just looking for a friendly voice. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 3, 2011
  • NIC BOTHMA / European Pressphoto Agency

Pictures in the News | Oct. 3, 2011

Posted On: 8:07 p.m. | October 3, 2011

Amanda Knox is whisked away from the courthouse in Perugia, Italy, after she was acquitted of murder and sexual assault in a dramatic end to her four-year legal battle. In Cape Town, South Africa, a mixed race couple protests with supporters of the Dalai Lama outside the Houses of Parliament. The government has thus far rejected his application for a visa to attend fellow Nobel peace... View Post»


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