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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 Times

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 Times

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 Times

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 Times

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 Press

A view of the Northern Lights over the Flathead River just east of Kalispell, Mont.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Brenda Ahearn / Daily Inter Lake

A girl looks at a sea nettle in the Enoshima Aquarium.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: KIMIMASA MAYAMA / EPA

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 / AFP

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 / Pool

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 Press

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 / AFP

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 / EPA

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 / AFP

An Egyptian army Apache helicopter flies over Tahrir Square as protesters against President Morsi keep demonstrating.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDRE PAIN / EPA

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In Tuesday’s Pictures in the News:

— Same-sex wedding ceremonies in West Hollywood City. More photos

— Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s first day in office at City Hall in downtown Los Angeles. More photos

— Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crews mourn during a memorial service for the 19 fellow firefighters killed in the line of duty while fighting a fire in the small town of Yarnell, Ariz. More photos

— Traffic stacks up as commuters wait to pay their tolls on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, Monday in Oakland. Negotiations between the two largest unions representing more than 2,300 Bay Area Rapid Transit workers and BART management broke off late Sunday despite the request of California Gov. Jerry Brown in a last-ditch effort to reach a deal.

— A view of the Northern Lights over the Flathead River just east of Kalispell, Mont.

— Protests in Cairo’s Tahrir Square as people demonstrate against President Mohamed Morsi. More photos

And there’s more from around the world.

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