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Snow capped mountains peak behind downtown Los Angeles as seen from Kenneth Hahn Regional Park.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christina House / For The Times

Hungarian sportsman Gyorgy Schirilla gestures as he swims in the icy waters of a lake in Tiszaujvaros. After his father's death in 1999, Schirilla picked up his practice of winter swimming.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PETER KOHALMI / AFP/Getty Images

A solitary tree covered with snow stands in a field under a blue winter sky. Forecasters have predicted cold temperatures for the region over the New Year's weekend.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Patrick Pleul / EPA

A rose hip is covered in snow and hoarfrost in Westerland on the North Sea island of Sylt.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PETER STEFFEN / DPA

A migrant worker prepares steamed buns for the farmers' lunch in the wetlands of the Liaohe River delta.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: EPA

Indian students burn an effigy that depicts tobacco as a demon. The event was organized to welcome the new year with a pledge to make Mumbai a tobacco-free city.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rajanish Kakade / Associated Press

A couple stand at the illuminated Plac Baczynskiego in the community of Tychy.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AGENCJA GAZETA / Reuters

Boys smile as World Food Program staffers distribute food to returnees from northern Sudan. People from Sudan's oil-producing south are widely expected to vote to split away to form Africa's newest nation in a referendum scheduled to take place on Jan. 9, part of a 2005 peace deal ending a civil war between north and south.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: GORAN TOMASEVIC / Reuters

Linemen are silhouetted as they repair high-tension wires on the banks of the Ganges River.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rajesh Kumar Singh / Associated Press

Members of the Etiwanda (Calif.) High School Marching Band rehearse in Trafalgar Square for London's New Year's Day parade.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BEN STANSALL / AFP/Getty Images

Acrobats perform during a promotional appearance for Le Grand Cirque. The international circus includes performers from Russia, China, South America, Africa, Europe and Outer Mongolia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: WILLIAM WEST / AFP/Getty Images

Police investigators search for evidence outside a court building after a bomb exploded, causing widespread damage but no injuries. The blast comes nearly two weeks before the trial of anarchists suspected of a parcel bomb campaign.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: LOUISA GOULIAMAKI / AFP/Getty Images

Greek Orthodox priests clean the floor of the Church of the Nativity, the place where Christians believe Jesus Christ was born, as part of the preparations for the eastern Christians' Christmas celebrations.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ABED AL HASHLAMOUN / EPA

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Pictures in the News | Dec. 30, 2010

As we close out 2010, our Pictures in the News feature is a mixed bag. We begin in Hungary, where one man’s tradition is a dip in the icy waters of a lake in Tiszaujvaros. We also have a minimalist image of a solitary tree covered with snow in a field in Germany, and a detail shot of a rose hip covered in hoarfrost on the North Sea island of Sylt.

We warm things up a bit with a high-wire act by linemen in India, Indian students burning an effigy that depicts tobacco as a demon in Mumbai, and a couple stealing a kiss on a colorfully lighted street in Poland. 

We add stops in London, Athens, Bethlehem and Sudan to round out the report.

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