Andrea Taylor, left, and Sallee Taylor join hands during their wedding ceremony conducted by Abbe Land, foreground, the mayor of West Hollywood, in the auto court outside the West Hollywood City Council Chambers. At right is Sallee's daughter Grace Meier, 15.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mel Melcon / Los Angeles TimesLink
Newly married Devon MacIver, 30, left, and Jordan Finley, 33, arrive as Deirdre McCready, 36, in long gown, and Nicki Berthlelson, 25, leave The Abbey Food & Bar in West Hollywood where a reception was held for gay couples that got married in the auto court outside the West Hollywood City Council Chambers.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mel Melcon / Los Angeles TimesLink
Mayor Eric Garcetti walks out of his office after meeting with constituents to hear their concerns on his first day in office at City Hall. Earlier in the day he met with a panel of business leaders to discuss issues ranging from expanding business resource centers to a plan to rid the city of its business gross receipts tax.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles TimesLink
Members of the Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crews at a memorial service for the 19 firefighters from their crew who were killed while fighting a fire in the small town of Yarnell, Ariz.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mark Boster / Los Angeles TimesLink
Commuters wait to pay their tolls on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. Negotiations between the two largest unions representing more than 2,300 Bay Area Rapid Transit workers and BART management broke off late Sunday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ben Margot / Associated PressLink
A view of the Northern Lights over the Flathead River just east of Kalispell, Mont.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Brenda Ahearn / Daily Inter LakeLink
A girl looks at a sea nettle in the Enoshima Aquarium.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: KIMIMASA MAYAMA / EPALink
A rescuer pulls a ship in a flooded area in southwest China's Sichuan province. Floods and landslides triggered by torrential rain have left at least 39 people dead, state media reported, warning of more downpours to follow.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: AFP/Getty Images / AFPLink
Camilla, duchess of Cornwall, and Prince Charles, center, watch a border collie as it rounds up chickens during a tour of Rhug Estate.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Arthur Edwards / PoolLink
Ladders multiply as journalists prepare at the entrance to the Lindo Wing at St Mary's Hospital. Media are waiting for the duchess of Cambridge to give birth.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Frank Augstein / Associated PressLink
President Obama plays with a "soccket" ball, a soccer ball that captures energy during game play to charge LEDs and small batteries, with Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete, left, during a demonstration at the Ubungo Plaza Symbion Power Plant in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: SAUL LOEB / AFPLink
Afghan security officials inspect the site of a suicide bomb blast targeting a logistics company providing services to NATO-led coalition forces
PHOTOGRAPH BY: S. SABAWOON / EPALink
Egyptian youth with their faces painted in the colors of the national flag look on as opponents of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi call for his ouster at Cairo's landmark Tahrir Square.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: KHALED DESOUKI / AFPLink
An Egyptian army Apache helicopter flies over Tahrir Square as protesters against President Morsi keep demonstrating.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDRE PAIN / EPALink
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