The Los Angeles Times Archives
Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalism
"Rampage Kills 14" by the Los Angeles Times Staff for exceptional reporting on the shooting in San Bernardino and the terror investigation that followed.
"Dreams die in drought" by Diana Marcum for her dispatches from the Central Valley offering nuanced portraits of lives affected by the state's drought.
"Behold, your creation" by Mary McNamara for columns that ranged beyond television to examine broader cultural trends and controversies.
"Is a city manager worth $800,000?" by Los Angeles Times staff for exposing corrupt officials in the town of Bell, resulting in arrests and reforms.
"Caught in the Crossfire" by Barbara Davidson for her intimate story of innocent victims trapped in the city's crossfire of deadly gang violence.
"Out of Control" by Bettina Boxall and Julie Cart for their exploration into the cost and effectiveness of attempts to combat wildfires across the West.
"A Primeval Tide of Toxins" by Kenneth R. Weiss, Usha Lee McFarling, and Rick Loomis for their reports on the world's distressed oceans and stirring public reactions.
"The Problems at King/Drew" by Los Angeles Times staff for its series exposing deadly medical problems and racial injustice at a major public hospital.
WWI & WWII History
August 7, 1945: "Atomic Bomb Hits Japan"
June 6, 1944: "Invasion!"
May 7, 1942: "U.S. Cruiser Which Japs Said They Sank Reaches Eastern Port"
December 8, 1941: " Japs Open War on U.S. With Bombing of Hawaii"
January 9, 1918: "Wilson's Peace Programme"
April 6, 1917: "War With the German Empire is on in Earnest"
Unforgettable Moments in Hollywood
August 6, 1962: "Marilyn Monroe Found Dead"
September 10, 1958: "Debbie and Eddie Feud: Triangle Hints Fly"
August 16, 1958: "First Star Set in Hollywood Walk of Fame"
October 1, 1955: "Film Star James Dean Killed in Auto Crash"
January 15, 1954: "Marilyn Monroe Becomes Wife of Joe DiMaggio"
May 7, 1950: "Hotel Heir Conrad Hilton Weds Elizabeth Taylor"
May 26, 1945: "Bogart Returns with Bride Lauren Bacall"
January 16, 1947: "Girl Victim of Sex Fiend Found Slain"
U.S. & World
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