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Navy week begins with arrival of USS Abraham Lincoln in the Port of Los Angeles

Aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln at Port of Los Angeles for Navy Week

Posted On: 6:41 p.m. | July 25, 2011

The U.S. aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln will be among several Navy ships open to the public for tours  as part of Navy Week. Navy personnel will participate in community relations projects, building houses for locals in cooperation with Habitat for Humanity, in addition to other service projects and enjoying California sunshine and recreation. View Post»


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Pictures in the News | July 25, 2011
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Pictures in the News | July 25, 2011

Posted On: 10:33 a.m. | July 25, 2011

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Norway, where a minute of silence was observed across Norway at midday, an hour before the confessed perpetrator was due in court for his attack on government buildings and the massacre at a youth camp. The man pleaded not guilty. Flowers and tributes were left by mourners in London's Camden Square outside the house of Amy Winehouse, who died Saturday... View Post»

Hair rebellion
  • Kathleen Ballard / Los Angeles Times

Hair rebellion

Posted On: 12:57 a.m. | July 25, 2011

Joe Villareal, 4, has long hair, so does his parents. He wants to cut it short like his neighbor Don Hudgens, 3. View Post»

Photo booth: The faces of Comic-Con 2011

Photo booth: The faces of Comic-Con 2011

Posted On: 10:24 a.m. | July 23, 2011

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Transit tourists in Los Angeles

Transit tourists in Los Angeles

Posted On: 10:26 p.m. | July 22, 2011

Al Vogel, 65, and his wife Shaaron, 60, love L.A.  They come here often from their tiny home town just south of Chico, Calif.  Not for the packaged experiences of Disneyland and Universal CityWalk and The Grove. And never to join the masses on the freeways, sealed off in a car. The Vogels believe in exploring this city solely by means of its public transit system. They have a faith... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | July 18 - 24, 2011
  • Scanpix Norway / Reuters

The Week in Pictures | July 18 – 24, 2011

Posted On: 7:06 p.m. | July 22, 2011

A massive bomb explodes in the center of Oslo, causing widespread destruction, injuring many and killing several, while on a wooded island not far from the Norwegian capital, a gunman opens fire at a youth convention of the ruling Labor Party, killing more than 80 people, with teenagers feared to be among the victims. The New York Fire Department Ladder Co. 3 firetruck used for evacuations... View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 22, 2011
  • Lee Jin-man / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | July 22, 2011

Posted On: 10:22 a.m. | July 22, 2011

Today's Pictures in the News: A bomb explodes in Oslo, supporters of Yemen's president rally in Sanaa, military authorities in Mexico show off weapons handed in by residents in an "exchange" program and more. View Post»

Oslo bomb blast

Oslo bomb blast

Posted On: 9:04 a.m. | July 22, 2011

Norwegian news agency NTB says police have confirmed that a bomb caused the explosion on Friday that killed at least two people and injured many others at the government headquarters in Oslo. The blast tore open several Oslo buildings, including the prime minister's office. Windows were shattered and the street was littered with documents.  Read more. View Post»


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