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2012 London Olympics | Day 7

2012 London Olympics | Day 7

Posted On: 9:28 a.m. | August 3, 2012

Highlights from Day 7 of the 2012 London Olympics. View Post»

1952 Olympic Telethon
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1952 Olympic Telethon

Posted On: 12:38 a.m. | August 3, 2012

Three old friends, Bing Crosby and Bob Hope at table and Dorothy Lamour at microphone, lead 14 1/2 hour Olympic Telethon that received more than $1,000,000 in pledges for the U.S. Olympic team. View Post»

Reader photos: Best of Southern California moments for July
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Reader photos: Best of Southern California moments for July

Posted On: 12:36 p.m. | August 2, 2012

Happy Fourth of July. Sure, it's a little late, but Andrew Davidson Jr.'s photograph brings me back to the holiday and provides the same enjoyment and amusement that I felt the first time I saw it. Yes, there are many, many other photographs of fireworks displays, U.S. flags and other patriotic imagery, but the streaks of light, giving the impression of a burst of fireworks going off in the... View Post»

Underwater photos at the London 2012 Olympic Games

Underwater photos at the London 2012 Olympic Games

Posted On: 11:32 a.m. | August 2, 2012

Photographers at the London 2012 Olympic Games have set up remote underwater cameras in the pools to capture images of athletes gliding gracefully through the water or splashing into it with contorted faces and muscles. At least one was photographed through an underwater window. More photo galleries Complete Olympics coverage View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 2, 2012

Pictures in the News | Aug. 2, 2012

Posted On: 9:54 a.m. | August 2, 2012

Thursday's Pictures in the News just so happens to feature several shots having to do with water. Fun with water: The U.S. Olympic gold medal-winning women's eight rowing team throwing their cox into Dorney Lake to celebrate, festival-goers frolicking in mud and cooling off in Islamabad. Trouble with water: A pair of typhoons in Asia that caused flooding in the Philippines. And there's more... View Post»

2012 London Olympics | Day 6

2012 London Olympics | Day 6

Posted On: 9:49 a.m. | August 2, 2012

Highlights from Day 6 of the 2012 London Olympics. View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 9:06 a.m. | August 2, 2012

Funding visual journalism View Post»

Mark Spitz's show business debut
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Mark Spitz’s show business debut

Posted On: 7:02 a.m. | August 2, 2012

Mark Spitz, Olympic swimming champion, makes his show business debut with the Mike Curb Congregation at Magic Mountain. View Post»


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