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1943 strike removes streetcars from Broadway
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

1943 strike removes streetcars from Broadway

Posted On: 12:31 p.m. | May 17, 2015

Twenty four-hour strike removes streetcars form Broadway. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | May 11-17, 2015
  • SASCHA JONACK / German Armed Forces

The Week in Pictures | May 11-17, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | May 15, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We begin this week on the East Coast, where investigators scoured the scene of a derailed Amtrak train in Philadelphia, searching for clues to the accident that killed eight people and injured more than 200 people in one of the nation’s busiest transportation corridors. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 15, 2015
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Pictures in the News | May 15, 2015

Posted On: 12:08 p.m. | May 15, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins on the French Riviera, where actress Michelle Rodriguez waves as she arrives for the screening of the film "Mad Max : Fury Road" during the 68th Cannes Film Festival. View Post»

1984 Mac attack

1984 Mac attack

Posted On: 12:22 a.m. | May 15, 2015

Daniel Chadwick stands atop McDonald's sign he toppled in North Hollywood. The site was involved in a legal dispute. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 14, 2014

Pictures in the News | May 14, 2014

Posted On: 2:38 p.m. | May 14, 2015

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, a group of Maoris performs a traditional dance for Britain's Prince Harry during his visit to Putiki Marae in Whanganui, New Zealand. Ilopango, San Salvador: Members of the Salvadorean national civil police conduct an early morning operation rounding up 18th Street gang members. Katmandu, Nepal: Rescue workers recover residents' property from an... View Post»

reFramed: In conversation with Steve Schapiro
  • Steve Schapiro

reFramed: In conversation with Steve Schapiro

Posted On: 11:05 a.m. | May 14, 2015

"One of the most amazing discoveries I found, was a single frame image, tucked away inconspicuously on an old contact sheet. It is a panoramic image of Dr. King, with his aides, Andrew Young, Dr. Ralph Abernathy and John Lewis at the head of the Selma March, all deep in their own thoughts and not posing for pictures." View Post»

1940 protest at Los Angeles City Hall
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1940 protest at Los Angeles City Hall

Posted On: 12:21 a.m. | May 14, 2015

More than 1000 protestors assemble on the Los Angeles City Hall steps under auspices of Workers' Alliance and Labor's Nonpartisan League, demanding "jobs, not relief." View Post»

reFramed: In conversation with Stephen Somerstein
  • Stephen Somerstein

reFramed: In conversation with Stephen Somerstein

Posted On: 11:21 a.m. | May 13, 2015

On March 7, 1965, we were following the television news reports of the violent beatings of John Lewis, Hosea Williams and 600 marchers as they attempted to peacefully march from Selma to the Alabama state capital in Montgomery to protest the inability of blacks to register to vote. This public attack by the police on nonviolent demonstrators really shocked me. Within a short time I heard that... View Post»


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