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1954 roundup of illegal immigrants
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1954 roundup of illegal immigrants

Posted On: 12:27 a.m. | November 15, 2015

In June, 1954, the Los Angeles Times covered a large roundup of illegal immigrants conducted by the Federal Government. View Post»

Maya Plisetskaya performs 'The Dying Swan'

Maya Plisetskaya performs ‘The Dying Swan’

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | November 12, 2015

Maya Plisetskaya, 66, performing “The Dying Swan” at Pasadena Civic Auditorium during a benefit program for Los Angeles Classical Ballet. View Post»

Homeless children on skid row experience something most kids take for granted: A birthday party

Homeless children on skid row experience something most kids take for granted: A birthday party

Posted On: 8:30 a.m. | November 10, 2015

The Worthy of Love organization plans birthday parties once a month for homeless children that live on skid Row. The parties are held the last Thursday of each month on the roof of the Union Rescue Mission in downtown Los Angeles. “I think every child should celebrate their birthday,’ said Mary Davis, who founded the Worthy of Love organization in January 2013. “ They should know how... View Post»

5,000 'teeth' in desert puzzle Baker
  • Cal Montney / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

5,000 ‘teeth’ in desert puzzle Baker

Posted On: 12:53 a.m. | November 8, 2015

The old prospector claimed a UFO blew up, leaving thousands of pieces - all standing upright - in the middle of Silver Dry Lake. Residents of Baker, California, didn't buy that explanation – but who or what left 5,000 foot tall objects standing in the dry lake? View Post»

Pictures in the News | Nov. 2, 2015

Pictures in the News | Nov. 2, 2015

Posted On: 11:58 a.m. | November 2, 2015

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Three buildings destroyed by 1938 explosion
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Three buildings destroyed by 1938 explosion

Posted On: 12:37 a.m. | November 2, 2015

Explosion at Slauson and Boyle Avenues destroyed a cafe, garage and service station. View Post»


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