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1928 dedication of Los Angeles City Hall
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1928 dedication of Los Angeles City Hall

Posted On: 10:14 p.m. | September 19, 2014

The April 26, 1928 dedication of Los Angeles City Hall. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 19, 2014
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Pictures in the News | Sept. 19, 2014

Posted On: 9:21 a.m. | September 19, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in SoCal, where youtube sensation iJustine, Justine Ezarik, is first in line oustide the Santa Monica Apple store to get the new iPhoto6. Ezarik was waiting in line with Cody LaScala, who suffers from cerebal palsy and is auctioning off her old phone with proceeds going to a charity benefiting cerebal palsy. View Post»

Cecil B. DeMille celebrates his 77th birthday
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Cecil B. DeMille celebrates his 77th birthday

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | September 19, 2014

Movie pioneer Cecil B. De Mille uses saber to cut 77th birthday cake at Paramount studio party. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 18, 2014

Pictures in the News | Sept. 18, 2014

Posted On: 10:35 a.m. | September 18, 2014

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where Los Angeles Angels players celebrate with fans after the Angels clinching the American League West Division -- their first since 2009. View Post»

Chemical storage site burns
  • Rick Corrales / Los Angeles Times

Chemical storage site burns

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | September 18, 2014

Firemen send water onto flames at Marathon Cartage Co., in Santa Fe Springs. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 17, 2014

Pictures in the News | Sept. 17, 2014

Posted On: 3:56 p.m. | September 17, 2014

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News new Ford Mustangs sit in the parking lot of Mel's Drive-in before they were picked up and taken for test rides by automotive critics. Wildomar, Calif.: Standing water is cleaned up at Lake Elsinore High School during Tuesday's microburst storm that swept across Wildomar and Lake Elsinore and brought flash flooding, debris flows and damage. Lagos,... View Post»

California-shaped pool
  • Ken Lubas / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

California-shaped pool

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | September 17, 2014

Architectural historian Charles Jencks cleaning his distinctly shaped pool. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Sept. 16, 2014
  • Darvin Atkeson / YosemiteLandscape

Pictures in the News | Sept. 16, 2014

Posted On: 10:51 a.m. | September 16, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Northern California, where a wildfire approaches the shore of Bass Lake. Fire crews are attempting to get better access to a number of wildfires in California that have forced hundreds to evacuate their homes in Northern California. View Post»


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