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Mayoral candidate Eric Garcetti speaks to supporters as his wife, Amy Wakeland, offers an encouraging pat at the Hollywood Palladium on Tuesday night. Garcetti took 54% of the vote compared with 46% for opponent Wendy Greuel.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Mayoral candidate Wendy Greuel greets supporters during an election-night gathering at the old Pacific Stock Exchange in downtown. Opponent Eric Garcetti took 54% of the vote compared with 46% for Greuel.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Workers at the City Elections Division Services Center unload boxes of ballots and polling station supplies from trucks at Piper Tech Building in downtown.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

An American flag is seen amid the debris of a tornado-devastated home. Families returned to a blasted moonscape after a monstrous tornado tore through the outskirts of Oklahoma City on Monday, killing at least 24 people.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JEWEL SAMAD / AFP / Getty Images

A photograph taken with a fisheye lens shows a windsurfer jumping over a wave off the south peninsula of Cape Town, South Africa.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: NIC BOTHMA / EPA

A member of the FEMEN feminist activist group is arrested by police officers after she took part in a protest action inside the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris regarding the suicide of a far-right acitivist inside the cathedral the previous day.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / AFP / Getty Images

An anti-bullfighting activist of the AnimaNaturalis organization protests half-naked covered with fake blood in Palma de Mallorca. The placard says "Torture is not culture."

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JAIME REINA / AFP / Getty Images

A young mandrill named Tacari in its enclosure at a zoo in eastern Germany.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MATTHIAS HIEKEL / AFP / Getty Images

Pop singer Pink performs during her The Truth About Love Tour in Zurich, Switzerland.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Walter Bieri / Associated Press

Grease-painted ecologists participate in a protest in Moscow against the development of the Elansky nickel field in the Voronezh region of Russia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: YURI KOCHETKOV / EPA

A Syrian activist is silhouetted through the Syrian revolution flag during a protest against the participation of Hezbollah members in fighting in the Syrian town of Qusair, at the Martyrs Square in Beirut.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Hussein Malla / Associated Press

Some 25,000 ultra-Orthodox Jews in Jerusalem participated in one of the community's biggest weddings of the past few years.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Uriel Sinai / Getty Images

A woman eats at a fast-food restaurant in Shanghai. China's top court recently announced its first ever detailed guidelines for the punishment of food-safety related crimes after a string of complaints including supplying meat from animals which died of illness, selling food with excessive amounts of chemical additives and falsely advertising food products.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PETER PARKS / AFP / Getty Images

An Indian man bathes his water buffalos at Sangam on a hot day in Allahabad.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SANJAY KANOJIA / AFP / Getty Images

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In Moore, Okla., an American flag is seen among the debris of a tornado-devastated home. Families returned to a blasted moonscape after a monstrous tornado tore through the outskirts of Oklahoma City on Monday, killing at least 24 people.

Elsewhere, a member of the FEMEN feminist activist group is arrested by police officers after she took part in a protest action inside the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris; a Syrian activist is silhouetted through the Syrian revolution flag during a protest against the participation of Hezbollah members in the fighting in the Syrian town of Qusair; and some 25,000 ultra-Orthodox Jews participated in one of the biggest weddings in the community over the past few years in Jerusalem.

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