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Pictures in the News | Feb. 24, 2015

Pictures in the News | Feb. 24, 2015

Posted On: 1:29 p.m. | February 24, 2015

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, a Metrolink train derailed in Oxnard after slamming into a truck. At least 28 people were injured, four of them critically. The driver of the truck fled the scene but was taken into custody later, officials said. Santander, Spain: Huge waves lash against a lighthouse in the northern province of Cantabria, Spain. The State Meteorological Agency issued a red... View Post»

1975 sinking of Carib Star
  • Jack Gaunt / Los Angeles Times

1975 sinking of Carib Star

Posted On: 12:26 a.m. | February 24, 2015

An engine room explosion causes the 147-foot Catalina excursion vessel Carib Star to begin sinking at its dock in San Pedro. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 23, 2015

Pictures in the News | Feb. 23, 2015

Posted On: 12:13 p.m. | February 23, 2015

In Monday's Pictures in the News, we're on the red carpet, inside the show and backstage at the 87th Annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. Artemivsk, Ukraine: Ukraine delayed a promised pullback of heavy weapons from the front line Monday in eastern Ukraine, blaming continuing attacks from separatist rebels. Manikganj, Bangladesh: Bangladeshi rescue workers attempt to... View Post»

It's Oscar Time! 2015
  • Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times

It’s Oscar Time! 2015

Posted On: 10:00 p.m. | February 21, 2015

It's the annual From the Archives look at the Oscars. View Post»

Rock Hudson and Mae West rehearse duet
  • Los Angeles Times

Rock Hudson and Mae West rehearse duet

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | February 21, 2015

Rock Hudson and Mae West run through comedy number they'll perform at the 29th Annual Academy Awards. View Post»

Behind the lens: Darren Hauck covers violence in Guatemala
  • Darren Hauck

Behind the lens: Darren Hauck covers violence in Guatemala

Posted On: 2:17 p.m. | February 20, 2015

After 12 years of shooting digital I wanted to try a different approach - to separate from the other work- and slow down. So I started to photograph using my 4x5 camera. This series is called “It’s Still War”. Guatemala suffered a civil war, that lasted from 1960 until it “ended” in 1996, but statistics show that the violence since then has been as bad if not worse than it was during... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | February 16-22, 2015
  • Owen Humphreys / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | February 16-22, 2015

Posted On: 9:57 a.m. | February 20, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism from around the world. View Post»

Tatum O'Neal wins best supporting actress Oscar
  • Ben Olender / Los Angeles Times

Tatum O’Neal wins best supporting actress Oscar

Posted On: 12:23 a.m. | February 20, 2015

Tatum O'Neal after winning the Best Supporting Actress Oscar. View Post»


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