Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Thailand floods
  • Athit Perawongmetha / Getty Images

Thailand floods

Posted On: 10:45 a.m. | October 14, 2011

[Updated Oct 25, 12:10 p.m. Flooding forces Thailand to close one Bangkok airport] Rising floodwaters have wreaked havoc across Thailand and are threatening the capital, Bangkok, as the death toll from the worst monsoon rains in decades rose Saturday to 253. Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said the flooding, which has severed rail links with the north, shut dozens of highways and... View Post»

Walking the plank
  • George Strock / Los Angeles Times

Walking the plank

Posted On: 12:22 a.m. | October 14, 2011

After her car stalled out in curb deep water, a friend of Helen Lawrence located a plank to dry land: another car. View Post»

A royal wedding in Bhutan
  • Paula Bronstein / Getty Images

A royal wedding in Bhutan

Posted On: 4:30 p.m. | October 13, 2011

The royal wedding of Bhutan's king, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, 31, and Jetsun Pema, 21, was notable for its lack of star-studded celebrities, self-important film stars, fidgeting foreign royals or a long wedding gown train. The theme in Bhutan was “of the people,” which is a lot easier when your country has a population of 700,000, almost all of whom were in overdrive as the popular... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 13, 2011

Pictures in the News | Oct. 13, 2011

Posted On: 10:00 a.m. | October 13, 2011

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Bhutan's King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun Pema are wed; Libyan rebels take a break from fighting to kick a soccer ball around; a crushed minivan from an earthquake in Kuta, Bali, Indonesia; Westminster dogs get ready to devour Parliament -- or rather a cake version -- in London; and more. View Post»

Pulling a tiger by the tail
  • Steve Fontanini / Los Angeles Times

Pulling a tiger by the tail

Posted On: 12:52 a.m. | October 13, 2011

Henry, a tranquilized 300 pound Bengal tiger, is dragged by Dr. Charles Sedgwick to a level spot so he can be given a vaccination and blood test. View Post»

Seal Beach shooting

Eight die in Seal Beach shootings

Posted On: 5:36 p.m. | October 12, 2011

A gunman opened fire inside a Seal Beach beauty salon Wednesday, killing eight people. A ninth victim was seriously wounded and remains hospitalized. Police said the gunman acted alone. Full coverage on L.A. Now View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 12, 2011
  • Sukree Sukplang / Reuters

Pictures in the News | October 12, 2011

Posted On: 10:49 a.m. | October 12, 2011

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

Rainy day jolt
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Rainy day jolt

Posted On: 12:28 a.m. | October 12, 2011

The engine and transmission of a Los Angeles County Sheriff's car sits on street in Carson following a traffic accident. View Post»


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