Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

At Riverside National Cemetery, National Guard Sgt. Eric Hille, 33, of Murrieta sits at the grave of his friend Sgt. Eric Holke, who was killed by an improvised explosive device while the two were on a mission together in Iraq in 2007. Now an engineer with the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, Hille walked 13 miles in full military gear to honor his fallen comrade Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times

Four T-34 airplanes fly over a crowd of about 800 people gathered Monday at the Mt. Soledad Veterans Memorial.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times

At the Mt. Soledad Veterans Memorial, Korean War veteran Chuck Burges and his wife, Sue, join hundreds in Memorial Day observances.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times

Police officers inspect a crumpled vehicle on Jamboree Road on Monday evening. Five people died in the crash, which occurred at 5:20 p.m.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kent Treptow / Special to the Daily Pilot

Kayakers paddle along a 2.5-mile section of the L.A. River where a new recreation zone has opened.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times

Police on Monday work at the crime scene in L.A.'s Westlake district where an 11-year-old boy was stabbed to death in an apparent family dispute.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Bethany Mollenkof / Los Angeles Times

Riot police use pepper gas to disperse demonstrators protesting the cutting down of trees in the center of Taksim Square.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Associated Press

Drug-enforcement officers arrest suspected users and dealers.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ISSOUF SANOGO / AFP

Defying concerns for their personal safety, competitors take part in the annual cheese-rolling event at Coppers Hill.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ireland Tim / Abaca Press

European Space Agency astronaut Luca Parmitano of Italy gestures at relatives during a send-off ceremony at the Russian-leased Baikonur cosmodrome. Parmitano and other astronauts are scheduled to launch on Wednesday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV / AFP

Russian Border Guard veterans, holding a Russian Border Guard flag, pose for a photo while bathing in a fountain in Moscow's Gorky Park as they celebrate a day honoring the service.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Misha Japaridze / Associated Press

A boy plays with soap bubbles during an event held for children with autism. The number of children with various forms of autism in Ukraine has more than doubled over the past five years.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SERGEI SUPINSKY / AFP

With President Obama already aboard, a Marine closes a door to Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House. Obama was traveling to the New Jersey shore to survey rebuilding efforts in areas effected by last year's Hurricane Sandy.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / AFP

On a hot day, an Indian youth jumps into the Nizamuddin Baoli, a stepwell built about 700 years ago that holds water from an underwater spring,

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TENGKU BAHAR / AFP

More galleries on Framework

return to gallery

Pictures in the News | May 28, 2013

1984 Tent City for the homeless

In December 1984, advocates for the homeless opened a temporary shelter on Spring Street, opposite Los Angeles City Hall. The shelter was nicknamed "Tent City." In the Dec....   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | May 28, 2013

The Week in Pictures | Nov. 21-27, 2011

A Thai flood victim rests under a mosquito net at a relief center in Bangkok as a health worker fumigates a flooded neighborhood on the outskirts of the city. Since July, more...   View Post»

   

Anti-government protesters continue to control Benghazi

Foreigners continue to flee Libya, ships in Benghazi evacuate guest workers

Thousands of foreigners continued their exodus from Libya as Moammar Kadafi reportedly deployed mercenaries to quell protests in Tripoli. To the east, guest workers stood in...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | May 28, 2013

Pictures in the News | Dec. 7, 2010

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins locally for us, where a big rig overturned off the 210 Freeway, nearly hitting a row of mobile homes in Lake View Terrace. On the other...   View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 28, 2013

In Tuesday’s Pictures in the News: Observances of Memorial Day on Monday in Riverside and San Diego; police officers investigate the crash scene where five people died in Newport Beach; and kayakers take to the Los Angeles River for the opening of a recreation zone. There’s more, too — from India, Ivory Coast, England and the White House — so please take a look.

1 Comment

  1. May 28, 2013, 11:58 am

    This is the best part of the military, the brotherhood that never dies, even if someone in the circle does. Their body may die, but the spirit and memories live on, held with highest honor and respect. Sgt. Hille, You're the real deal, thank you for your service, and my condolences for the loss of St. Holke.

    DM Castelli 12th Air Force

    By: dmcastelli1960

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