Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Irish nationalist rioters attack Police Service of Northern Ireland officers in North Belfast, Northern Ireland on Tuesday. Northern Ireland leaders condemned Irish nationalist rioters who wounded 82 police officers during two nights of street clashes sparked by the province's annual parades by the British Protestant majority.

An environmental activist from Greenpeace, with his body covered in fake oil, takes part in a protest outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels on Wednesday. Greenpeace urged the European Union to stop deep-sea drilling after BP Plc delayed a critical test to determine if a new cap on its blown-out Macondo well can arrest the flow of oil that has gushed into the Gulf of Mexico for the last 12 weeks

Elephant Chandra enjoys a cold shower at the zoo in Zurich, Switzerland. Temperatures may hit 95 degrees Wednesday.

Residents repair their damaged shanty house along a coastal road in the town of Paranaque, outside of Manila, after Typhoon Conson hit the country's capital late Tuesday. The typhoon ripped through the main Philippine island, leaving a trail of wreckage in Manila and sweeping shanties into the sea, officials and witnesses said. There were no immediate reports of fatalities but communication systems were down amid the chaos of the typhoon's aftermath, and disaster relief officials were still trying to determine the extent of the damage. Electricity was knocked out throughout the main island of Luzon, including the country's capital where fallen tree branches and other debris littered the streets.

A "Kiliki" hits a woman with a sponge tied to a wooden club on the last day of the San Fermin festival's "Comparsa de gigantes y cabezudos" (Parade of the giants and the big heads) in Pamplona. Enormous puppets accompanied by brass bands parade daily through the city during the nine-day festival made popular by U.S. writer Ernest Hemingway.

Workers put the finishing touches on a massive billboard advertisement at a shopping center in Dubai.

More galleries on Framework

return to gallery

Pictures in the news: Wednesday July 14, 2010

Storm waters flood Compton in 1927

A huge storm that swamped Southern California in February 1927 left Compton flooded, suddenly turning the main streets of the city into rivers. It wasn't that it rained...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the news: Wednesday July 14, 2010

Paradas – a nation built on patience

By Theo Zierock There would be no butter for two days. “My friend, if you want to eat your pasta Bolognese, you have to wait until next week. We are in Cuba, amigo! No milk...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the news: Wednesday July 14, 2010

Pictures in the News | Oct. 3, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, protesters mark the anniversary of the Tlatelolco massacre in Mexico City.  Mexico commemorated the 45th anniversary of the massacre of...   View Post»

   

2012 WeHo Costume Canaval

2012 WeHo Costume Carnaval

A half-million people attended West Hollywood's annual Halloween Costume Carnaval. Billed as "one of the world's largest celebrations of All...   View Post»

Pictures in the news: Wednesday July 14, 2010

From Irish nationalist rioting in North Belfast to Typhoon Conson hitting the Philippines, a look at Images from around the world.

No comments yet

Add a comment or a question.

If you are under 13 years of age you may read this message board, but you may not participate. Here are the full legal terms you agree to by using this comment form.

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until they've been approved.

Required

Required, will not be published