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Actress Marjorie Main welcomes 'Deadeye' division home
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Actress Marjorie Main welcomes ‘Deadeye’ division home

Posted On: 12:42 a.m. | October 5, 2012

Actress Marjorie Main is hoisted by soldiers of the 96th "Deadeye" Division during welcome home celebration in Los Angeles. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 4, 2012
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Pictures in the News | October 4, 2012

Posted On: 9:47 a.m. | October 4, 2012

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in France, where surfer Kai Otton escapes through the 'doggy door' on an 8ft shorebreak wave during the Quiksilver Pro France in Hossegor. On the other side of the Atlantic, spectators watch as a United Launch Alliance Delta IV rocket lifts off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The rocket is carrying a Global Positioning System IIF-3 satellite for... View Post»

Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio divorce
  • Bill Murphy / Los Angeles Times

Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio divorce

Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | October 4, 2012

Marilyn Monroe and retired baseball player Joe DiMaggio were married in San Francisco on Jan. 14, 1954. By Oct. 4, 1954, the marriage was over. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 3, 2012

Pictures in the News | Oct. 3, 2012

Posted On: 10:36 a.m. | October 3, 2012

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News: the traditional Pacu Jawi cow race in Indonesia; preparations for the U.S. presidential debate; the scene of explosions that hit the northern Syrian city of Aleppo; and Rex the crocodile waiting for feeding at a zoo in Sydney, Australia. There's more, too, so take a look. View Post»

1963 San Fernando Valley median income – $8,736
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1963 San Fernando Valley median income – $8,736

Posted On: 12:56 a.m. | October 3, 2012

Mrs. Joe Melton, teller at Security First National Bank in Fulton-Riverside, holds money illustrating the median income of San Fernando Valley families - $8,736. View Post»

The Hollywood sign | A photographic history of the Los Angeles landmark
  • Reed Saxon / Associated Press

The Hollywood sign | A photographic history of the Los Angeles landmark

Posted On: 7:23 p.m. | October 2, 2012

The iconic sign — which read ‘Hollywoodland’ until 1949, the year of its first face-lift — is undergoing its most extensive refurbishing in nearly 35 years. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 2, 2012
  • Kin Cheung / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Oct. 2, 2012

Posted On: 9:52 a.m. | October 2, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: In Hong Kong, rescuers check a partially submerged charter boat after it collided with a tugboat and sank, killing 38 people; in Jerusalem, Ultra Orthodox Jews dance as they celebrate the holiday of Sukkot at a yeshiva in the Mea Shearim neighborhood; in Florence, Italy, archeologists study two skeletons recovered during the hunt for the remains of the alleged... View Post»

Love captures wandering hippo
  • Frank Q. Brown / Los Angeles Times

Love captures wandering hippo

Posted On: 12:20 a.m. | October 2, 2012

Herman, a wondering hippopotamus, obediently leaves a Laguna Beach rancher's pond under encouragement of his elephant friend Lisa. View Post»


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