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Sophia Loren cements hands at Grauman's Chinese Theater
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Sophia Loren cements hands at Grauman’s Chinese Theater

Posted On: 12:36 a.m. | September 6, 2012

Actress Sophia Loren presses her hands into wet cement at Grauman's Chinese Theater in front of a crowd that included an estimated 50 photographers. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 5, 2012
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Pictures in the News | Sept. 5, 2012

Posted On: 9:21 a.m. | September 5, 2012

Pictures in the News from around the world. View Post»

2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte

2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.

Posted On: 10:12 a.m. | September 4, 2012

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Four years after riding a wave of optimism into the White House, President Obama offered a sobering message as he asked Americans for another term to help complete the country’s recovery from the worst economic crisis since the Depression. Accepting the 2012 Democratic nomination Thursday night, Obama offered an updated version of the message of hope and change that... View Post»

Burning Man 2012
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Burning Man 2012

Posted On: 9:59 a.m. | September 4, 2012

"Burners" gathered for the annual Burning Man in Black Rock Desert near Gerlach, Nev. from Aug. 27 Sept. 3. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 4, 2012

Pictures in the News | Sept. 4, 2012

Posted On: 9:18 a.m. | September 4, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Protesters brave water cannons as they break through barricades toward Indian police in New Delhi. Supporters of Pakistani religious party Jamaat-e-Islami raise their hands to take an oath to continue wear the hijab during a rally in Karachi, Pakistan. A Syrian child stands next to rebel fighters checking a house that was damaged in a bombing by government... View Post»

1960 Democratic National Convention in Los Angeles
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1960 Democratic National Convention in Los Angeles

Posted On: 3:00 p.m. | September 3, 2012

Going into the 1960 Democratic National Convention in Los Angeles, Sen. John F. Kennedy of Massachusetts was the front-runner, but did not have a lock on the nomination. View Post»

Angeles National Forest brush fire

Crews battle brush fire in Angeles National Forest

Posted On: 9:03 p.m. | September 2, 2012

A wildfire in the Angeles National Forest was 48% contained Wednesday afternoon as authorities were planning to lift an evacuation order for residents who live in the burn area. The blaze, dubbed the Williams fire, had scorched about 4,180 acres in steep, rugged terrain above Glendora, but cooler weather and light rain on Wednesday aided firefighters in their efforts to cut containment lines... View Post»

Labor Day 1936-1948
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Labor Day 1936-1948

Posted On: 12:00 a.m. | September 1, 2012

Celebrated on the first Monday in September, Labor Day recognizes the contributions of American workers. For years, major parades were held in Downtown Los Angeles. View Post»


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