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Because the President’s limousine passed almost exactly in front of Dallas clothing manufacturer Abraham Zapruder on Nov. 22, 1963, just as he was playing with his new film camera, and precisely at the moment that Lee Harvey Oswald fired his rifle from a nearby books depository, his silent, 26.6-second home movie has become the focal point of America’s collective memory on that weird day. For many of us, especially those who weren’t alive when it happened, we’re all watching that event through Zapruder’s lens.

Other footage from the scene turns up here and there, becomes fodder for documentaries (like this new one disproving the “second shooter” theory). But Zapruder’s film is still the canonical ur text of John F. Kennedy’s assassination, the most complete and most chilling visual record. In many ways, it prefigured all sorts of American pastimes, from widespread paranoia about government to a loss of faith in photographic truth and the news media, from the acceptance of graphic violence to newer concerns about copyright. Don DeLillo once said that the little film “could probably fuel college courses in a dozen subjects from history to physics.” Without the 486 frames of Kodachrome II 8mm safety film, our understanding of JFK’s assassination would likely be an even greater carnival of conspiracy theories than it already is. Well, maybe.

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In Stockton, Calif., 58 murders were reported last year, more than double the 24 reported in 2008. The city is considering filing for bankruptcy and has already laid off police officers. Photographer Matt Black documented some of the sites where these incidents occurred last year. Scott Thurm, Bobby White and Justin Scheck report on WSJ.com.

Information on these murders was provided by The Record.

All photographs by Matt Black for The Wall Street Journal.


Mario Hinojosa Zendejas, 23.
Dec. 14, 2011.
Shot in his driveway in the 1800 block of Country Club Boulevard.


Matthew Bosa, 28.
Nov. 14, 2011.
Shot while driving on Wilson Way near Harding Way.


Joseph Cruz, 31.
June 14, 2011.
Shot on Sutter Street just south of Noble Street.


Luis Palma, 44.
Sept. 4, 2011.
Mr. Palma, a cab driver, was shot at Lincoln and Washington streets.


David Lewis Jr., 34.
June 11, 2011.
Found near California and Fremont streets.


Michael Shelton, 30.
Sept. 17, 2011.
Mr. Shelton was shot Sept. 12 in a parking lot in the 1100 block of North Wilson Way and died five days later.


Brandon Wilson, 2 months.
Aug. 12., 2011.
Died after an incident Aug. 1 in the 7600 block of Kelley Drive.


Paris Jordan Jr., 28.
June 25, 2011.
At least five people were shot at a bar in the 2300 block of East Main Street.


Micky Xiong, 31.
Oct. 6, 2011.
Mr. Xiong, a Domino’s Pizza delivery driver, was shot in the 300 block of South Sutter Street after a delivery.


Juan Juarez-Martinez, 17.
June 9. 2011.
Shot in the 200 block of East Sixth Street.


John Mozzetti, 24.
Oct. 15. 2011.
Shot while driving in the 700 block of Oak Street.


Pedro Garcia-Rodriguez, 27.
Oct. 21. 2011.
Stabbed in the 100 block of West Worth Street.


Brian Spivey, 21.
July 19, 2011.
Shot outside an apartment complex in the 2400 block of Delaware Avenue.


Damien Braggs, 19.
Oct. 21, 2011.
Shot in the 700 block of East Park Street.


Rachel Moreno, 49, and Juan Segura, 33.
Sept. 12, 2011.
Shot at South Hunter and West Jackson streets.

All photographs by Matt Black for The Wall Street Journal.

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World Press Photo, a non-profit organization based in the Netherlands, recently announced the winners of its 2012 photojournalism contest. More than 5,000 photographers from 124 countries submitted over 100,000 pictures to the competition. Top honors this year went to Samuel Aranda for his image of a woman holding a wounded relative during protests in Yemen. The prize-winning photographs will be assembled into an exhibition that will travel to 45 countries over the next year. Below is just a sample of this year's group of winners -- please visit the World Press Photo website to see them all. (See also the winners from 2011.) [32 photos]

First prize winner in the Spot News Singles category of the 2012 World Press Photo Contest, this photo by by Yuri Kozyrev, Noor Images for Time, shows rebels in Ras Lanuf, Libya, on March 11, 2011. (AP Photo/Yuri Kozyrev, Noor Images for Time)

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"The hill again?" Paul Octavious has been photographing the same hill in Chicago for about four years. He's fascinated by the subject - never changing, yet always different.

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A man rides a horse through a bonfire in San Bartolome de Pinares, Spain, Monday, Jan. 16, 2012, in honor of Saint Anthony, the patron saint of animals. On the eve of Saint Anthony’s Day, hundreds ride their horses trough the narrow cobblestone streets of the small village of San Bartolome during the “Luminarias,” a [...]

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The United States and allied forces have been in Afghanistan for over ten years, an occupation that approaches the 2014 deadline for a full withdrawal of those forces. As the transition draws closer, problems with security, the economy, and cultural mores are growing even more apparent. Included in this monthly look at Afghanistan are images that highlight these issues, as well as images that point to a more hopeful future. The activist group YoungWomen4Change prepares posters demanding women's rights even as the horrific torture of 15-year-old Sahar Gul, who refused her husband's family's demands that she become a prostitute, came to light. Also included here are images of another Afghan girl, 12-year-old Tarana Akbari, who witnessed the terrible suicide bombing in Kabul that killed at least 80 Shiites during observances of the Ashura holiday. The bombing has raised fears of renewed sectarian violence. -- Lane Turner (37 photos total)
A man feeds pigeons in front of the Shrine of Hazrat Ali, or Blue Mosque, in Mazar-e-Sharif on December 22, 2011. (Thomas Peter/Reuters)

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