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A helicopter fighting the Powerhouse fire prepares to drop water on a ridge near Lake Hughes.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

Joe Biviano returns for the first time to his home, which burned in the Powerhouse fire. "We lived here for 15 years, but lost 40 years of memories," Biviano said. "This is just stuff. But it still hurts when you don't have your stuff."

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

Murder suspect Kelly Soo Park sits next to defense lawyers in a downtown courtroom, where jurors are deliberating in her murder trial. She is accused of killing a 21-year-old aspiring model.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

At a vigil during heavy rain at Victoria Park, a man holds a candle in front of a replica of the Goddess of Democracy as tens of thousands of peoplemark the 24th anniversary of the June 4 Chinese military crackdown on the pro-democracy movement in Beijing.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Vincent Yu / Associated Press

A plainclothes policeman follows suspected journalists in Tiananmen Square. Authorities launch a major push every June 4 to prevent discussion of 1989's violent crackdown on pro-democracy protests, in which at least hundreds of people died.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ED JONES / AFP

An applicant for the Hamas security forces takes a physical fitness test. Hamas officials said will they will take on 100 recruits from a pool of 14,000.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ALI ALI / EPA

A cat tries to escape flooding brought on by torrential rain.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MICHAL CIZEK / AFP

An Indian boy cools off at a water tanker.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SAJJAD HUSSAIN / AFP

Buttercups are in bloom in England.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christopher Furlong / Getty Images

Lightning strikes over the waters of the Lamma Channel during a thunderstorm.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: RICHARD A. BROOKS / AFP

Iraqi Shiite Muslim pilgrims walk toward the Imam Al Kadim shrine for a commemoration ceremony.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ALI AL-SAADI / AFP

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In Tuesday’s Pictures in the News:

–A Lake Hughes resident returns for the first time to his home, which burned in the Powerhouse fire.

–A candlelight vigil is held in Hong Kong to mark the 24th anniversary of the June 4 Chinese military crackdown on the pro-democracy movement at Beijing’s Tiananmen Square (more photos).

–At Tiananmen Square itself, plainclothes police follow suspected journalists to prevent public discussion of the anniversary.

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1 Comment

  1. June 5, 2013, 3:37 am

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