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News vendors, an endangered species
  • Larry Armstrong / Los Angeles Times

News vendors, an endangered species

Posted On: 12:13 a.m. | June 25, 2015

Following World War II, Los Angeles' rapid changes doomed the street corner vendor selling newspapers. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 24, 2015
  • Christina House / For The Los Angeles Times

Pictures in the News | June 24, 2015

Posted On: 4:04 p.m. | June 24, 2015

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News, relatives of 19-year-old shooting victim Tavin Price hold a news conference at which Los Angeles police detectives announced multiple arrests. Price was buying a soda when two men approached him and asked him his gang affiliation based on the color of his red shoes. Price walked to a nearby car wash, where the men shot and killed him in front of his mother.... View Post»

Blast in Sylmar water tunnel kills 17
  • Fitzgerald Whitney / Los Angeles Times

Blast in Sylmar water tunnel kills 17

Posted On: 6:46 a.m. | June 24, 2015

On June 24, 1971, seventeen workers were killed by methane gas explosion in a Metropolitan Water District tunnel beneath Sylmar. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 23, 2015
  • Arian Schuessler / Globe Gazette

Pictures in the News | June 23, 2015

Posted On: 11:28 a.m. | June 23, 2015

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Iowa, where the Northern Lights create a spectacular backdrop for a fisherman. Forecasters said the Northern Lights may be able to be seen as far south as Iowa or Pennsylvania because of a severe solar storm that pushes auroras to places where more people can possibly see them. View Post»

Jet leaving El Toro slams into mountain, killing 84
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Jet leaving El Toro slams into mountain, killing 84

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | June 23, 2015

In the early morning of June 25, 1965, a U.S. Air Force C-135 Stratolifter with 84 passengers and crew, departed from El Toro Marine Corps Air Station and crashed into a nearby mountain. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 22, 2015

Pictures in the News | June 22, 2015

Posted On: 9:22 a.m. | June 22, 2015

Monday's Pictures in the News begins on the East Coast, where people join hands on the Bridge from Mount Pleasant and Charleston in a unity chain to mourn the 9 victims of the Emanuel AME Church shooting. View Post»

New home for Jayne Mansfield [updated]
  • Ray Graham / Los Angeles Times

New home for Jayne Mansfield [updated]

Posted On: 12:28 a.m. | June 22, 2015

Awaiting a remodel, Jayne Mansfield, and body builder husband Mickey Hargitay sit in lavish emptiness, his barbells occupying the hearth in the living room of their $78,000 home. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | June 15 – 21, 2015
  • Evgeniy Maloletka / AP

The Week in Pictures | June 15 – 21, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | June 19, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We begin on the East Coast, where where nine people were killed by a white gunman Wednesday during a prayer meeting inside the historic black church. View Post»


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