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Young film maker
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Young film maker

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | September 27, 2011

Cal Lewin, 13, checks negatives after shooting scenes for his next production titled "The Bus Ride." View Post»

Kumeyaay Indians living in Baja offer glimpse into the past

Kumeyaay living in Baja offer glimpse into the past

Posted On: 11:10 p.m. | September 26, 2011

The Kumeyaay Indians were the first Indians the missionaries found when they reached Alta California in San Diego. Like most local tribes, they were driven to near extinction. But in the isolated canyons of the Tijuana River watershed, high in the Baja peninsula, groups remained, relatively unbothered. A number of them speak the language as their first language, they harvest acorns and... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 26, 2011
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Pictures in the News | Sept. 26, 2011

Posted On: 10:11 a.m. | September 26, 2011

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Kazakhstan at the World Puppet Carnival, a competitive festival with professional and amateur puppeteers performing plays and street shows. Anti-government protests continue in Yemen demanding the ouster of President Ali Abdullah Saleh; Indian villagers move their belongings away from flood-affected areas in India; and in Pakistan, floods have killed... View Post»

Parade for Dr. Sun Yat Sen
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Parade for Dr. Sun Yat Sen

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | September 26, 2011

Memorial parade for Dr. Sun Yat Sen, President of China, proceeds through Los Angeles' Chinatown. View Post»

Surfing dogs

Sit, stay, surf: Surfing dogs in Huntington Beach

Posted On: 10:41 p.m. | September 25, 2011

Nearly two-dozen dogs competed Sunday in the Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach. View Post»

Time-lapse video: Charles and Ray Eames' living room packed up and moved to LACMA

Time-lapse video: Charles and Ray Eames’ living room packed up, moved to LACMA

Posted On: 9:01 a.m. | September 25, 2011

The midcentury legends' untouched living room is relocated and reassembled, piece by piece, in a full-scale replica at LACMA for the exhibition 'Living In a Modern Way: California Design 1930-1965.' Read the full story by David Hay 'Charles and Ray Eames' living room makes an interim home at LACMA' and see more photos. View Post»

Monitoring habitat of the California Golden Trout

Monitoring habitat of the California golden trout

Posted On: 1:50 p.m. | September 24, 2011

A 10-year ban on grazing in a large portion of the Golden Trout Wilderness runs out this year. The ban was imposed to restore badly eroded habitat for the nearly extinct state fish. Now, the U.S. Forest Service must decide whether to eliminate grazing altogether or forge a compromise among contentious stakeholders, including environmentalists and ranchers who have run cattle through the Eastern... View Post»

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Struggling to stay financially afloat

Posted On: 3:00 a.m. | September 24, 2011

Before the economy crashed, home for the Long family was a two-bedroom house with a pool. For most of this year, it was a shelter on skid row. Over a year later, they're hoping for a Section 8 voucher that would help pay for a permanent apartment, giving the children a stable living environment. Andre and Equllia Tucker hoped to own their own home one day. "It's the American dream," Andre... View Post»


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