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'Aw, Mom, Not Here! What'll Mantle think?'
  • Loren Patty / Mirror-News

‘Aw, Mom, Not Here! What’ll Mantle think?’

Posted On: 12:20 a.m. | September 20, 2012

Mrs. Robert Luxton gives son Robert a big kiss for good luck during Little League opening weekend. View Post»

iPhone 5 camera: Suggestions for the next version
  • Justin Sullivan / Getty Images North America

iPhone 5 camera: Suggestions for the next version

Posted On: 9:10 p.m. | September 19, 2012

Sure the iPhone 5 is due out out this week. I'm sure plenty of people will be waiting in line to buy one. I was one of those people in line at the Verizon Store last year waiting for my chance to pick up the new iPhone 4S. My iPhone 3G was turning into an antique, I was ready to step up to the new 4S model with its 8-megapixel camera. View Post»

2012 Hurley Pro surfing competition at Lower Trestles

2012 Hurley Pro surfing competition

Posted On: 3:08 p.m. | September 19, 2012

Eleven-time world champion Kelly Slater makes a statement during his heat against Matt Wilkinson during the third round of the 2012 Hurley Pro surfing competition at Lower Trestles in San Clemente. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 19, 2012

Pictures in the News | Sept. 19, 2012

Posted On: 10:02 a.m. | September 19, 2012

Topping Wednesday's Pictures in the News is the beginning of space shuttle Endeavour's journey atop a modified Boeing 747 to Los Angeles, where it will be put on display at the California Science Center (more photos); in a simpler mode of transportation, female hot air balloon pilots prepare for the start of the European Hot Air Balloon Championships in Germany; boatmen take part in a... View Post»

Space shuttle Endeavour; Final mission

Space shuttle Endeavour arrives in Los Angeles

Posted On: 8:34 a.m. | September 19, 2012

With anticipation building for the space shuttle Endeavour's Southern California flyover, NASA officials are postponing the takeoff by one hour Friday morning because of fog in San Francisco. The delay means the space shuttle would re-enter Los Angeles airspace around 11:30 a.m. and touching down about an hour later at Los Angeles International Airport. View Post»

New Edison power plant circa 1924
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

New Edison power plant circa 1924

Posted On: 12:48 a.m. | September 19, 2012

In the midst of a Southern California power shortage, construction is rushed on addition to the Long Beach steam plant located on Terminal Island. View Post»

2012 PhotoPhilanthropy Activist Awards

2012 PhotoPhilanthropy Activist Awards

Posted On: 6:59 p.m. | September 18, 2012

2012 PhotoPhilanthropy Activist Awards is accepting submissions until November 1. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 18, 2012
  • Niranjan Shrestha / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | Sept. 18, 2012

Posted On: 9:29 a.m. | September 18, 2012

A few highlights from Tuesday's Pictures in the News include models on the runway during London Fashion Week; anti-Japan protests in front of the Japanese Embassy in Beijing on the 81st anniversary of a Japanese invasion; soldiers investigating the scene of a suicide bombing in Kabul of a mini-bus carrying foreign aviation workers to the airport; and preparations for the 179th Oktoberfest beer... View Post»


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