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One bride takes a decided initiative as couples kiss at the end of a military mass wedding ceremony. The celebration Tuesday and Wednesday of the Republic of China's centennial will see more than 268 couples take part in mass nuptials.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sam Yeh / AFP / Getty Images

A Somali girl stands in line among adults at a food distribution point at the world's largest refugee camp, which is filled with people who have fled violence and drought in Somalia. Dadaab, a complex of three settlements, was built to house 90,000 people. It is now home to more than four times that number, with 30,000 new arrivals in June.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Schmidt / AFP / Getty Images

Soldiers from the Army's 2nd Battalion 27th Infantry Regiment take cover waiting for the rotor wash of a landing medivac helicopter to abate before carrying an Afghan police officer shot by insurgents into a field hospital at Forward Operating Base Bostick.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: David Goldman / Associated Press

Students at Osmania University throw stones at police as tires burn in the street during a two-day strike called in support of the creation of a new state of Telangana. The strike came after more than a dozen lawmakers resigned from parliament to press their demand that the new state of Telangana be carved from Andhra Pradesh.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mahesh Kumar A / Associated Press

Sudan People's Liberation Army veterans who were wounded in battle march during rehearsal for Independence Day ceremonies.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Goran Tomasevic / Reuters

Police commandos patrol the premises of the 16th century Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple, where billions of dollars' worth of newly revealed treasures were stirring a fierce debate. Investigators at the Hindu temple in southern India were counting a staggering hoard of gold coins and statues of gods and goddesses studded with diamonds and other precious stones.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Aijaz Rahi / Associated Press

Kashmiri boys dive and swim in Dal Lake to escape an ongoing heat wave.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Dar Yasin / Associated Press

Guards stand around inmate Edwin Perez Artiaga, who tried to escape from the Chetumal prison by hiding in a suitcase after a conjugal visit.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Government of Quintana Roo / Reuters

Fireworks over the lagoon at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina in Newport Beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

Two boys look at the body of a beached humpback whale.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jose Cabezas / AFP / Getty Images

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Pictures in the News | July 5, 2011

Los Angeles County Fair

Here's a From the Archives look back at the Los Angeles County Fair. This year the fair runs from Aug. 29 through Sept. 28 at the Fairplex in Pomona. The Fairplex is the L.A....   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | July 5, 2011

Mardi Gras 2013 shifts into high gear with Fat Tuesday in New Orleans

Overcast skies and the threat of rain couldn't dampen the revelry of Mardi Gras in New Orleans as parades took to the streets Tuesday, showering costumed merrymakers with...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | July 5, 2011

Pictures in the News | Nov. 13, 2012

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Japan, where two women take pictures of themselves as they walk along a Christmas display in Tokyo that features about 370,000 LEDs. ...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | July 5, 2011

Pictures in the News | June 6, 2012

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News: The space shuttle Enterprise passes lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center as it makes the final leg of its journey by barge to its...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | July 5, 2011

Pictures in the News | May 11, 2012

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the Philippines, where a fire sweeps through a sprawling squatters' colony on the rim of Manila Bay. On the sports front: Finnish...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | July 5, 2011

Japanese Internment: Santa Anita Assembly Center

March 1942: While Japanese interment camps are built inland away from the West Coast, temporary assembly centers are constructed. One assembly center was established at the...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | July 5, 2011

Pictures in the News | July 29, 2011

Funerals begin in Norway for victims of last week's massacre at the youth camp of the Norwegian Labor Party; in China, premier Wen Jiabao bows at the accident scene in Wenzhou,...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | July 5, 2011

Pictures in the News | Dec. 17, 2010

Our Friday Pictures in the News feature starts with a wintry theme in the Netherlands with a snowscape. From there we have an image the snow-covered Holocaust memorial in...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | July 5, 2011

Pictures in the News | Dec. 14, 2010

In today's Picture in the News, a portrait of veteran diplomat Richard Holbrooke, who died on Monday, is respectfully displayed at the U.S. Embassy in Sarajevo; an ancient Roman...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | July 5, 2011

Pictures in the News | Aug. 18, 2010

Today's Pictures in the News feature brings us an image of a crumpled L.A. newspaper from the 1930s discovered with the mummified remains of two infants; exercise under the...   View Post»

Pictures in the News | July 5, 2011

In today’s Pictures in the News a military mass wedding ceremony in Taiwan is sealed with a lot of kisses, wounded veterans of the Sudan People’s Liberation Army rehearse for an Independence Day ceremony, Kashmiri boys do flips into Dal Lake to escape a heat wave and an inmate is caught trying to escape from a Mexican prison in a suitcase is photographed by guards with him still inside. There’s more, so click on through.

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