Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Kelly Giddens helps University of Alabama law student Daniel Hinton remove belongings from his destroyed home in the Cedar Crest neighborhood in Tuscaloosa.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jessica McGowan / Getty Images

Firefighters search the rubble of a home in the Alberta City section of Tuscaloosa. Dozens of tornadoes ripped through the South, flattening homes and businesses and killing at least 250 people in six states.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jay Reeves / Associated Press

University of Alabama Air Force ROTC cadet Kristin Wolse, left, carries a dog she and other students rescued from a house hit by a tornado in the Alberta City area of Tuscaloosa. The dog died soon after this image was made.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jay Reeves / Associated Press

Kate Middleton arrives at the Goring Hotel with her sister, Pippa, left, after visiting Westminster Abbey in London.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christopher Furlong / Getty Images

Fans of the royals dressed as the king and queen of hearts walk along the Mall ahead of Friday's royal wedding, when Britain's Prince William will marry Kate Middleton at Westminster Abbey.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU / AFP / Getty Images

Students at Florence Nightingale Middle School students protest proposed cutbacks in the L.A. school's music program.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times

Supermodel Gisele Bündchen poses for pictures inside a shop window during the launch of her women's clothing collection.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Andre Penner / Associated Press

Gustavus Adolphus' Janey Helland hits the sand during the long jump event in the heptathlon at the Drake Relays meet.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Charlie Neibergall / Associater Press

Romeo Guzman places cameras prior to Friday's launch of the Endeavour at the John F. Kennedy Space Center.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Roberto Gonzalez / Getty Images

Yemeni anti-government protesters shout slogans during a demonstration demanding the resignation of Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh as Yemen's opposition accused Saleh's regime of massacring peaceful protesters in a bid to derail a transition plan.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED HUWAIS / AFP / Getty Images

A follower of Ugandan opposition leader Kizza Besigye bleeds from his head moments after he and other sympathizers of Besigye are beaten. Besigye was arrested for the fourth time this month. Food and fuel prices have soared in the eastern African country recently, with President Yoweri Museveni blaming inflation on meteorological and global economic factors, but protesters see it as a result of bad governance.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARC HOFER / AFP / Getty Images

A zebra yawns at the Heidelberg Zoo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARIUS BECKER / AFP / Getty Images

A Nigerian woman displaced during post-election violence that followed last week's presidential polls takes a nap on a mat at a military barracks where she and others went to seek refuge.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TONY KARUMBA / AFP / Getty Images

An Indian Kashmiri boatman rows across Dal Lake during a rain shower. Spring has arrived after a long, harsh winter, and those in the local tourism industry are hoping that summer will herald a renewal of the tourist rush to the scenic region.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TAUSEEF MUSTAFA / AFP / Getty Images

More galleries on Framework

return to gallery

2015 US Open of Surfing

2015 US Open of Surfing

By Mike Sciacca The Vans U.S. Open of Surfing is about to swell to a fever pitch in the coming days at the Huntington Beach Pier. The stretch drive of the nine...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 28, 2011

Pictures in the News | Dec. 10, 2014

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News, Kobe Bryant warms up before a game against the Kings while wearing a T-shirt saying "I can't breathe" in reference to the death of Eric...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 28, 2011

Pictures in the News | Oct. 27, 2014

In Monday's Pictures in the News, divers create a Halloween photo op in a fish tank that includes a shark at the London Aquarium in central London. Beijing: A model rests...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 28, 2011

Pictures in the News | September 30, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Hong Kong, where protesters sing songs and wave their phones in the air after a massive thunderstorm passed over outside the government...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 28, 2011

Pictures in the News | May 12, 2014

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in the nation's capital, where a Department of Interior employee wears a Washington Monument costume as he waves at photographers at the...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 28, 2011

Wheels on the moon

NASA knew that in order to properly explore the moon, walking wouldn’t be enough. Astronauts needed to drive. This month marks 40 years since man has been to the moon...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 28, 2011

Pictures in the News | Nov. 8, 2011

In today's Pictures in the News, an airborne black rhinocerous in South Africa, efforts in Jordan to have the Dead Sea chosen as one of the "Seven Wonders of Nature," a mass...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 28, 2011

Pictures in the News | Aug. 19, 2011

A daring competitor takes to the air in the Freeski Big Air Mens Qualification during day 8 of the Winter Games NZ at Cardrona Alpine Resort in Wanaka, New Zealand; in southern...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 28, 2011

Pictures in the News | Feb. 4, 2011

We are back in Cairo to begin Friday's Pictures in the News feature. The mood was decidedly different Friday in Egypt as stone throwing between the pro- and anti-government...   View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 28, 2011

Thursday’s Pictures in the News begin in Alabama, where a series of tornadoes devastated the area, leaving about 250 people dead. Images include a University of Alabama law student removing belongings from his destroyed home in Tuscaloosa; firefighters searching through the rubble of a home in the Alberta City neighborhood of Tuscaloosa; and an ROTC cadet carrying a dog she and other students rescued from a house hit by a tornado.

Friday is the royal wedding, and bride Kate Middleton made a public appearance at the Goring Hotel after visiting Westminster Abbey. Royal fans, some dressed as the king and queen of hearts, walk along the Mall in central London ahead of the big event.

In Los Angeles, students demonstrate outside Florence Nightingale Middle School, protesting proposed cuts to the school music program; top model Gisele Bündchen, of Brazil, poses for pictures inside a shop window during the launch of her women’s clothing collection in São Paulo; and photographers position cameras prior to Friday’s space shuttle launch at the John F. Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla.

Check back later in the day as we add to our Pictures in the News feature.

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