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An activist in front of a burning barricade holds up a crucifix during evictions of Irish Travelers from a site called Dale Farm. The travelers, a traditionally nomadic group, have been been fighting eviction from the former scrap yard site.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Peter Macdiarmid / Getty Images

A surfer rides a man-made wave in a stream at the public park known as the English Gardens.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PETER KNEFFEL / EPA

Tibetan exiles, with faces painted in the Tibetan flag colors, participate in a rally to express solidarity with their countrymen and to protest China's tight grip over Buddhist practices in Tibet.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Tsering Topgyal / Associated Press

Illuminated by UV light, a model presents a creation by Taiwanese designer Johan Ku.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FRANCK ROBICHON / EPA

Demonstrators clash with riot police in front of the Greek parliament. Greek unions have launched a two-day general strike in an effort to block a new austerity bill that supporters say is necessary to forestall a state bankruptcy.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANGELOS TZORTZINIS / AFP / Getty Images

A helmeted police officer holding a shield is pelted by protesters during a demonstration against an austerity bill heading for a parliament vote.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PANAGIOTIS TZAMAROS / AFP / Getty Images

A demonstrator throws a Molotov cocktail at police during a rally on the first day of a 48-hour general strike in protest of proposed government austerity measures.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOHN KOLESIDIS / Reuters

Investors are seen through a broken window as they block a road during a protest in front of the Dhaka Stock Exchange. Retail investors are upset about a continuing fall in share prices.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDREW BIRAJ / Reuters

Thai residents make their way through floodwaters with their belongings. Three months of heavy monsoon rains have forced tens of thousands of people to seek refuge in shelters.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PORNCHAI KITTIWONGSAKUL / AFP / Getty Images

Residents wash clothes at the banks of the River Yamuna.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rajesh Kumar Singh / Associated Press

A tiger plays with its cub in their zoo compound.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Steffen Schmidt / Associated Press

An image provided by NASA and photographed by one of the Expedition 29 crew members from the International Space Station shows Aurora Australis, also known as the southern lights, from a point over the southeast Tasman Sea near southern New Zealand.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AP / NASA

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Pictures in the News | October 19, 2011

Pictures in the News | April 22, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, skiers in Nendaz,  Switzerland, celebrate the end of the season with an attempt to zip down a water slide and glide across a pool embedded in...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | October 19, 2011

Pictures in the News | Nov. 21, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, investigators on the eastbound 210 Freeway in Pasadena work the scene of an overnight crash involving three big rigs and several vehicles,...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | October 19, 2011

Pictures in the News | March 5, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Kenyan men watch early election results on a television in the Kibera slum of Nairobi as the nation held its first presidential election since...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | October 19, 2011

Pictures in the News | September 14, 2012

Friday's Pictures in the News begins with more protests over "Innocence of Muslims," the film whose trailer has incited anti-American violence across the Muslim world. In India,...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | October 19, 2011

Pictures in the News | August 24, 2012

Weather is on display as we begin Friday's Pictures in the News. A time exposure of a thunderstorm shows several lightning strikes over Zurich, Switzerland. In the Caribbean,...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | October 19, 2011

Pictures in the News | May 30, 2012

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Italy, where cleanup begins after a magnitude 5.8 earthquake struck Tuesday north of Bologna. The quake, which followed a May 20...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | October 19, 2011

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One hundred years ago, Memorial Day remembrance centered on veterans and soldiers killed in the Civil War and the Spanish American War. In its May 31, 1911, edition, the Los...   View Post»

   

Best of Coachella

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A round-up of images from the 2012 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio. The three-day Coachella Valley...   View Post»

   

Gusting High Winds

A desert road is buffeted

Gusting high winds blew large sand dunes onto Indian Canyon Drive, forcing the road to be closed.  View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | October 19, 2011

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We begin today's Pictures in the News with images from Los Angeles, where downtown temperatures reached an all-time high of 113 degrees, a brush fire raged west of the city, and...   View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 19, 2011

We begin Wednesday’s Pictures in the News in Basildon, England, where Irish Travelers are being evicted from a former scrap yard site after a 10-year struggle. In Athens, demonstrators clash with riot police in front of the Greek parliament  during the start of a two-day general strike in an all-out effort to block a new austerity bill that supporters say lawmakers must pass this week to forestall a state bankruptcy.

Elsewhere, Tibetan exiles rally in New Delhi to express solidarity with their  countrymen and to protest China’s tight grip over Buddhist practices; in Tokyo,  a model illuminated by UV light presents a creation by Taiwanese designer Johan Ku; and an ethereal image taken from the International Space Station featuring aurora australis, seen from a point over the southeast Tasman Sea near southern New Zealand.

Add stops in Switzerland, Thailand, Bangladesh and Germany to round out the report.

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