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Pictures in the News | July 29, 2011

Pictures in the News | July 29, 2011

Posted On: 2:50 p.m. | July 29, 2011

Funerals begin in Norway for victims of last week's massacre at the youth camp of the Norwegian Labor Party; in China, premier Wen Jiabao bows at the accident scene in Wenzhou, east Zhejiang province, as he pays respects to victims of the July 23 high-speed train crash that killed 39 and injured almost 200; while on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepalese people watch a straw effigy of Ghanta... View Post»


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Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 10:48 a.m. | July 29, 2011

A roundup of outstanding photography, video and multimedia from across the Web. View Post»

X Games 17 in Los Angeles

X Games 17 flies high at Staples Center

Posted On: 9:59 a.m. | July 29, 2011

The X Games, ESPN's action sports competition now taking place in downtown L.A., has grown into a valuable franchise with plans to expand to six global events by 2013, raising the question: How far can it go? Take a look at photos from the competition and read more: X Games' wider world keeps growing X Games coverage in The Fabulous Forum View Post»

Frank Sinatra at the Hollywood Bowl
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Frank Sinatra at the Hollywood Bowl

Posted On: 12:21 a.m. | July 29, 2011

Following a performance by the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Frank Sintra takes the stage for 10,000 screaming teenagers. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 28, 2011
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Pictures in the News | July 28, 2011

Posted On: 7:21 p.m. | July 28, 2011

Record-breaking rains hit South Korea, with mudslides and heavy flooding causing widespread damage, claiming the lives of more than 60 people. In Norway, mourning continues for victims of the mass killings last week, which left the nation and the world in shock; and on the Kenya-Somali border, a severely malnourished refugee child waits for help at a Doctors Without Borders hospital. About 3.7... View Post»

Frank Sinatra's in town
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Frank Sinatra’s in town

Posted On: 2:17 a.m. | July 28, 2011

Some 2000 fans besiege Frank Sinatra during his arrival at Pasadena train station. View Post»

Disturbance outside the Hollywood film premiere

Disturbance outside the Hollywood film premiere

Posted On: 10:49 p.m. | July 27, 2011

Los Angeles police were responding in force to several thousand people throwing bottles and other objects Wednesday evening outside the premiere of the film version of a rave at Grauman's Chinese Theatre. See related story View Post»

Flight of a drug cartel smuggler

Flight of a drug cartel smuggler

Posted On: 8:57 p.m. | July 27, 2011

I’m sitting face to face with a former smuggler for Mexico’s Sinaloa cartel and thinking to myself, “This guy looks more like a grandpa than a big-time drug runner -- no tattoos, no shaved head and no attitude.” Los Angeles Times reporter Richard Marosi and I are in a federal prison in Herlong, Calif., a two-hour drive north of Reno, to interview and photograph John Ward. Ward is... View Post»


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