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Pictures in the News | March 28, 2014

Pictures in the News | March 28, 2014

Posted On: 8:32 a.m. | March 28, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the Coachella Valley, where two youths stand underneath a 26-foot tall sculpture of Marilyn Monroe in Palm Springs. The sculpture by Seward Johnson, modeled after a famous scene in The Seven-Year Itch, is being disassembled and shipped to New Jersey. Goodbye, Norma Jean -- I had to say it. View Post»

1937 tour of San Joaquin Valley indigent camps
  • Jack Herod / Los Angeles Times

1937 tour of San Joaquin Valley indigent camps

Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | March 28, 2014

In July, 1937, Los Angeles Times correspondent Ray Zeman and staff photographer Jack Herod toured indigent camps in the San Joaquin Valley. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 27, 2014
  • Jim Davis / Boston Globe

Pictures in the News | March 27, 2014

Posted On: 10:50 a.m. | March 27, 2014

In Thursday's Pictures in the News Boston firefighters rush an injured comrade to an ambulance while battling a nine-alarm fire at a Back Bay brownstone. Two firefighters died in the blaze. Palm Springs: Blustery winds raise a blanket of dust over a hillside a wind farm. Westlake Village: Ventura County sheriff's deputies investigate a report of gunshots at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza hotel.... View Post»

reFramed: In conversation with Manjari Sharma
  • Manjari Sharma

reFramed: In conversation with Manjari Sharma

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | March 27, 2014

Manjari Sharma is an internationally published, widely exhibited fine art photographer with artwork rooted in the study of personal mythology, representation and experience. Sharma was born and raised in Mumbai, India, where she was recognized for her photographs through multiple awards and went on to work for a national news daily, the Times of India. Encouraged by her accolades, Sharma went... View Post»

1937 dust storm hits Clayton, N.M.
  • Associated Press

1937 dust storm hits Clayton, N.M.

Posted On: 12:22 a.m. | March 27, 2014

1937 dust storm. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 26, 2014

Pictures in the News | March 26, 2014

Posted On: 9:30 a.m. | March 26, 2014

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland , where dusk falls on the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station. Hundreds of items that supported the decommissioned power plant have been put up for auction. View Post»

Sandbag wall for Culver City City Hall
  • Los Angeles Times

Sandbag wall for Culver City City Hall

Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | March 26, 2014

Wall of 300 sandbags stacked in front of Culver City's city hall. View Post»

Reader photos: Best of Southern California moments for February 2014
  • Jeff Manghera

Reader photos: Best of Southern California moments for February 2014

Posted On: 11:59 a.m. | March 25, 2014

February's photos include something we rarely get to take advantage of in Los Angeles — weather. The month's set starts off with Jeff Manghera's in-your-face abstract image of dewdrops formed by fog on a car's sunroof. I love the patterns formed by the drops, and how the image could be anything until you actually know what it is. The monochrome palette also perfectly embodies a foggy morning.... View Post»


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