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Streetcar tracks removed
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Streetcar tracks removed

Posted On: 12:37 a.m. | August 16, 2011

Workers remove streetcar tracks along Vermont Ave. to make room for the Hollywood Freeway. View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 15, 2011
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Pictures in the News | August 15, 2011

Posted On: 8:33 p.m. | August 15, 2011

A Somali woman sits on the floor at a hospital in Mogadishu as her child, suffering from malnutrition, lies on a desk and is fed intravenously. More than 100,000 people have fled into Somalia's famine-stricken and war-torn capital in the last two months in search of food, water and medicine. In Indonesia, villagers wait to catch offerings that worshipers throw into a volcanic crater during... View Post»

David statues

House of Davids is on the market

Posted On: 4:40 p.m. | August 15, 2011

The House of Davids has been an L.A. landmark of sorts ever since singer Norwood Young put a line of statues in his yard in 1997. Now he's selling. He's done with the Davids. The well-known white house in Hancock Park is listed at $2.1 million. It has a pool, sauna and steam room, a home theater with a bar, six bedrooms and six baths and 19 Michelangelo's Davids lined up along the curve... View Post»

Vernal Fall at Yosemite

Vernal Fall at Yosemite National Park

Posted On: 9:12 p.m. | August 14, 2011

Vernal Fall in Yosemite National Park is strikingly beautiful. Recently, three young hikers from a Modesto-area church climbed over a safety railing and were swept to their deaths over the 317-foot drop-off. View Post»

Cassius Clay knocks out Archie Moore
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Cassius Clay knocks out Archie Moore

Posted On: 1:10 p.m. | August 14, 2011

Following a fourth-round knockout, Cassius Clay raises his arms in triumph over Archie Moore. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Aug. 8 - 14, 2011

The Week in Pictures | Aug. 8 – 14, 2011

Posted On: 9:00 p.m. | August 12, 2011

Frayed nerves on Wall Street were the order of the day as fears of a new global recession sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeting more than 600 points on Monday, wiping out $1 trillion in U.S. market value, the largest drop in almost three years, before rebounding later in the week. Apple, Inc., the maker of the iPhone and iPad, hit a landmark when for a second day in a row it... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 12, 2011
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Pictures in the News | Aug. 12, 2011

Posted On: 7:47 p.m. | August 12, 2011

A solitary car heads toward four cooling towers of the Temelin nuclear power plant in the Czech Republic. CEZ, the state-owned energy company that operates the plant, plans to double the number of reactors at the facility to four with Westinghouse, Areva and Atomstroyexport competing for the lucrative project worth a cool $27.8 billion. In Lalitpur, Nepal, children wait in the street with... View Post»

Mission San Juan Capistrano

Mission San Juan Capistrano

Posted On: 5:48 p.m. | August 12, 2011

This summer, an exhibit at the Mission San Juan Capistrano unveils its rarely seen treasures — restored artwork and rare historical and religious artifacts, which include a document signed by President Abraham Lincoln. Built in 1782, the newly restored "Serra's Church" at Mission San Juan Capistrano is the oldest building in California still in use.  Documents show that Father Junipero... View Post»


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