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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»

Pictures in the News | June 19, 2015
  • SUTANTA ADITYA / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | June 19, 2015

Posted On: 9:27 a.m. | June 19, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where a 10,000-acre wildfire is burning near Big Bear in the San Bernardino National Forest and is now the largest blaze on California forestland this year. View Post»

Arch Rock entrance to Yosemite
  • Ralph H. Anderson / National Park Service

Arch Rock entrance to Yosemite

Posted On: 12:13 a.m. | June 19, 2015

Three lanes of traffic at the Arch Rock entrance to Yosemite National Park. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 18, 2015
  • John Valenzuela / The Sun

Pictures in the News | June 18, 2015

Posted On: 11:03 a.m. | June 18, 2015

Thursday Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where a wildfire burns in the San Bernardino Mountains. The wildfire forced the evacuation of nearly 200 campers, most of them children, from campgrounds in the San Bernardino National Forest. View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 17, 2015

Pictures in the News | June 17, 2015

Posted On: 2:58 p.m. | June 17, 2015

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News, Golden State Warriors fans honk their horns and dance in the streets in downtown Oakland to celebrate their team's first NBA title in 40 years. Los Angeles: Game enthusiasts wait in line to play the Nintendo Star Fox game on the Wii U console during the first day of the three-day E3, or Electronic Entertainment Expo, an annual video game conference and... View Post»

Father's Day Photography Gift List 2015

Father’s Day Photography Gift List 2015

Posted On: 12:44 p.m. | June 17, 2015

It’s probably no surprise that there are so many great photography gift ideas for Father’s Day. The technology keeps improving so dramatically each year, making most of your gear obsolete, so there continues to be plenty of great options for the special dad in your life. Here are my ideas for gifts this year: Sony Cyber-shot RX100 IV — The latest version of Sony RX 100 compact... View Post»

Tommy Lee Jones as Howard Hughes
  • Mary Frampton / Los Angeles Times

Tommy Lee Jones as Howard Hughes

Posted On: 12:06 a.m. | June 17, 2015

Actor Tommy Lee Jones as Howard Hughes during filming of CBS television movie at Camarillo Airport. View Post»


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