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Pictures in the News | February 5, 2014

Pictures in the News | February 5, 2014

Posted On: 9:15 a.m. | February 5, 2014

Flying squirrel -- need I say more? Wednesday's Pictures in the News in Australia, where wildlife carer Justine Coplin releases a Grey Headed Flying Fox in Centennial Park in Sydney. Each year thousands of native wildlife are rescued by volunteers when anti bird netting thrown loosely over fruit trees entangles birds, bats, and reptiles. The Grey Headed Flying Fox is classified as Vulnerable to... View Post»

Beatlemania arrives in Los Angeles
  • Cal Montney / Los Angeles Times

Beatlemania arrives in Los Angeles

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | February 5, 2014

Beatle fan frenzy in Los Angeles peaked each August from 1964 to 1966. View Post»

Behind the lens | NBC 'Tonight Show' photographer Paul Drinkwater
  • Paul Drinkwater / NBC

Behind the lens | NBC ‘Tonight Show’ photographer Paul Drinkwater

Posted On: 3:13 p.m. | February 4, 2014

NBC photographer Paul Drinkwater has covered The Tonight Show on a regular basis since 1978. In addition to covering Johnny Carson, Jay Leno and Conan O'Brien as hosts he has photographed appearances by Presidents Obama and Bush various animal guests and even was in a cake fight with Terry Bradshaw. Comedian George Carlin was one of Drinkwater's favorite guests to photograph, and Jason Sehorn's... View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 4, 2014

Pictures in the News | Feb. 4, 2014

Posted On: 9:11 a.m. | February 4, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Russia, where Austrian skiers get a little 'campy' for photographers during a media day at the Mountain Olympic Village in Krasnaja Poljana. Last minute preparations are underway for Friday's Opening Ceremonies for the 2014 Sochi Olympics. View Post»

Parking lot jammed by transit strike
  • Bill Murphy / Los Angeles Times

Parking lot jammed by transit strike

Posted On: 12:21 a.m. | February 4, 2014

Parking lot attendant Billy Funkhouser "gives up" as Sue Diane Blanke asks him to get her car out of lot jammed by extra cars during transit strike. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Feb. 3, 2014
  • Harry How / Getty Images

Pictures in the News | Feb. 3, 2014

Posted On: 8:46 a.m. | February 3, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Seattle, where fans celebrate after the Seahawks won their first Super Bowl in franchise history, prompting fans in Seattle to jump on cars, take over intersections and torched couches. View Post»

Photo essay | Iran's paramilitary Basij volunteer corps
  • Ebrahim Noroozi / Associated Press

Photo essay | Iran’s paramilitary Basij volunteer corps

Posted On: 5:00 a.m. | February 3, 2014

With a presence in nearly every city and town across Iran, the paramilitary Basij volunteer corps has an ever-increasing influence on life in the Islamic Republic. Authorities created the Basij, which means mobilization in Persian, just after the country's 1979 Islamic Revolution. It is part of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard. View Post»

Overturned beer truck
  • Con Keyes / Los Angeles Times

Overturned beer truck

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | February 3, 2014

Old Milwaukee beer cans and cartons clog the transition road of the Ventura Freeway to the southbound Golden State Freeway. View Post»


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