Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

A South Korean tank fires smoke shells during a joint military drill with U.S. forces.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JUNG YEON-JE / AFP/Getty Images

Children practice during a ballet class at the Croatian National Theater.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MATKO BILJAK / Reuters

Transfer cases containing the remains of, from left, Army Pfc. Michael C. Olivieri of Chicago; Pfc. Christopher B. Fishbeck of Victorville, Calif.,; Pfc. Michael B. Cook of Middletown, Ohio; and Emilio J. Campo Jr. of Madelia, Minn., wait inside an Air Force C-5 cargo plane after their arrival in the U.S. The soldiers died in support of Operation New Dawn in Iraq, the Pentagon said.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jose Luis Magana / Associated Press

Lightning flashes across the sky during a thunderstorm over the central business district.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: HOW HWEE YOUNG / EPA

Lotuses blossom in a pond at the Old Summer Palace.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ADRIAN BRADSHAW / EPA

An employee of a foreign exchange trading company walks past a display showing the rate of the Japanese yen against the U.S. dollar.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Toru Hanai / Reuters

University students hold candles during a rally demanding cuts in tuition fees.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TRUTH LEEM / Reuters

A woman looks out at the sea from the beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: CATHAL MCNAUGHTON / Reuters

Sheep are sheared at Kilgram Farm.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: NIGEL RODDIS / Reuters

A worker takes a nap as fish are dried at a salted-fish processing facility.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irwin Fedriansyah / Associated Press

A Hindu priest along with supporters of yoga guru Baba Ramdev shout slogans before burning an effigy with pictures of government officials. The demonstration targeted the forceful eviction of Ramdev and his followers from a camp erected to protest government coruption.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Channi Anand / Associated Press

Children wait before a performance to mark World Oceans Day.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Santana / Associated Press

More galleries on Framework

return to gallery

Pictures in the News | June 8, 2011

Pictures in the News | June 21, 2013

Friday is the first day of summer and our Pictures in the News feature begins in England, where revelers gather to celebrate the summer solstice amid the monolithic stones at...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | June 8, 2011

Pictures in the News | April 3, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins inside Staples Center in Los Angeles, where actor Jack Nicholson was on hand as former Laker Shaquille O'Neal had his number retired. In...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | June 8, 2011

Pictures in the News | July 24, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Syrian rebels hunt for snipers in the center of Selehattin during fighting between rebels and Syrian troops; rescuers evacuate an elderly...   View Post»

   

Salton Sea State Recreation Area slated for closure

Salton Sea State Recreation Area slated for closure

By Tony Perry During the heyday of the Salton Sea, when even the Hollywood crowd came to play and perform, the state recreation area along the sea’s shore was one...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | June 8, 2011

Historic elections in Myanmar

The people of Myanmar got their first taste of democracy in two decades Sunday, with unofficial results showing they had elected popular opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi to...   View Post»

   

Santa Ana winds wreak havoc across Southern California

Santa Ana winds wreak havoc across Southern California

The toll from a fierce California windstorm continued to mount Thursday as officials closed Griffith Park, workers struggled to restore power to 340,000 homes and some roads...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | June 8, 2011

Pictures in the News | June 17, 2011

We begin Friday's Pictures in the News Down Under, where the Shark Island Challenge bodyboarding event is underway. Staying in the world of sports, Irish golfer Rory McIlroy is...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | June 8, 2011

Pictures in the News | April 8, 2011

A vehicle destroyed by fire is removed by rescue workers on a motorway near the German village of Kavelstorf after 80 vehicles collided during a sandstorm, with many catching...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | June 8, 2011

Pictures in the News | March 29, 2011

In today's first batch of photos for Pictures in the News, we bring you the bright colors of the cherry blossoms in Washington and vibrant preparations for the birthday of...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | June 8, 2011

Pictures in the News | Jan. 5, 2011

A Sudanese man prepares for a rally in advance of the upcoming national referendum; a family fishes in India; and two boys find themselves standing on an iced-over River Oder...   View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 8, 2011

Wednesday’s Pictures in the News feature starts out with a bang near the North Korea-South Korea border, where Seoul government troops are conducting a joint military drill with the U.S.

Elsewhere, transfer cases containing the remains of  four servicemen, killing while supporting Operation New Dawn in Iraq, sit inside a C-5 cargo plane after arriving at Delaware’s Dover Air Force Base.

Mother Nature displays contrasting views in China, with a lightning storm over the skyline of  Beijing and lotuses blooming on a pond at the Old Summer Palace.

Add stops in Jakarta, Croatia, Britain and Taiwan to round out the report.

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