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The Week in Pictures | July 20 – 26, 2015

The Week in Pictures | July 20 – 26, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | July 24, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Winters, CA: The glow of flames from the Wragg Fire is visible in Winters, Calif., where the wildfire has burned more than 6,000 acres and threatens nearly 200 homes as it moves through dry brush near Lake Berryessa. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 24, 2015

Pictures in the News | July 24, 2015

Posted On: 2:28 p.m. | July 24, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where fans take photos in the Lumix Panasonic 360 booth at VidCon at the Anaheim Convention Center. View Post»

Know Your City No. 3 - Angels Flight
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Know Your City No. 3 – Angels Flight

Posted On: 12:29 a.m. | July 24, 2015

Know Your City No. 3 – Angels Flight. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 23, 2015

Pictures in the News | July 23, 2015

Posted On: 10:01 a.m. | July 23, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in a Los Angeles courtroom, where Trishawn Cardessa Carey listens to her lawyer speak during a bail hearing. Carey has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon against a police officer and resisting arrest, and could face 25 years to life in prison under California's three-strikes sentencing law for repeat offenders. View Post»

Marlon Brando's great escape
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Marlon Brando’s great escape

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | July 23, 2015

Actor Marlon Brando wanted no part of photographers when called into court in downtown Los Angeles over two old traffic tickets. View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 22, 2015
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Pictures in the News | July 22, 2015

Posted On: 10:57 a.m. | July 22, 2015

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News beach-goers  crowd Levante Beach in Spain where the country has set a new record for visitors. Saas-Fee, Valais, Switzerland: Freeskiers train in the Freestyle Park Saas-Fee on the Feegletscher glacier on Wednesday. Salgotarjan, Hungary:  The 'Milky Way' is seen in the summer night sky northeast of Budapest in a 30 second exposure. Los Angeles:... View Post»

San Bernardino, a broken city seeking hope

No room for a normal childhood

Posted On: 7:00 a.m. | July 22, 2015

The children gather at dusk on the pitted motel parking lot, hard against the sound wall of the freeway. They kick a scuffed soccer ball and play with the stray dogs they have rescued. One holds a cockroach he pretends is a pet turtle. Eddie Martinez, 14, rides his bike among them, happy they are back from school. Since he quit going to class several months before, he spends his days... View Post»

1934 transit strike turns violent
  • Duke Ledford / Los Angeles Times

1934 transit strike turns violent

Posted On: 12:33 a.m. | July 22, 2015

A 1934 strike by the Amalgamated Association of Street and Electric Railway Employees against the Los Angeles Railway Corporation turned violent with people injured and streetcars damaged. View Post»


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