Nathan Louis Campbell enters the Airport Courthouse in Los Angeles to be arraigned on charges of intentionally driving his car into crowds of people on the Venice Boardwalk, killing a honeymooning Italian woman and injuring 16 others.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Francine Orr / Los Angeles TimesLink
A Metro Red Line passenger rides the escalator up to street level at the Pershing Square station downtown.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles TimesLink
Tiger Woods hits a tee shot on the fifth hole during a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament at Oak Hill Country Club.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Charlie Riedel / Associated PressLink
A skydiving team accompanies a box holding escape artist Anthony Martin as it hurtles through the air after being dropped from an airplane with Martin handcuffed inside.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Joe Silva / Associated PressLink
Margret Jowu, who lost her daughter in the 1998 U.S. Embassy bombing in Nairobi, prays as she touches the monument built at the site where the embassy stood. The U.S. has temporarily closed embassies in four sub-Saharan African countries -- Rwanda, Burundi, Madagascar and Mauritius -- as a safety precaution ahead of the 15th anniversary of the bombings by Al Qaeda of U.S. diplomatic missions in Kenya and Tanzania that killed 224 people.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: DANIEL IRUNGU / EPALink
Train car roofs serve as overflow seating for Muslims heading home ahead of Eid al-Fitr, the festival marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: A.M. Ahad / Associated PressLink
A Thai riot police officer hold a shield bearing the slogan "We come here to stop ugly law" painted by an anti- government protester at a rally in Bangkok.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Paula Bronstein / Getty ImagesLink
A Chinese homeless man who makes a living collecting trash for recycling stands with his dog under a bridge. An official crackdown on "oversized" and unregistered dogs has provoked panic among the capital's expanding ranks of pet owners and enraged China's emerging animal rights movement. Authorities say the campaign is aimed at ridding the city of dangerous breeds liable to target humans.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARK RALSTON / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
A man carries two children away from the scene of an explosion in Raqqa in northern Syria.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ABDULLAH AL-SHAM / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Angus Scotney of Britain competes in the Boardmasters pro surfing competition on Fistral Beach, one of the biggest events on the British surfing calendar.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Matt Cardy / Getty ImagesLink
Poland's Monika Brzostek goes to her knees for a dig in the first women's group match of the beach volleyball Grand Slam.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: WOLFGANG KUMM / EPALink
Shoppers walk past an advertising board for a new shop being refitted on Oxford Street.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDREW COWIE / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
The left eye of an Asian elephant is pictured at the zoo in Leipzig.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: PETER ENDIG / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
A girl enjoys the cool water of a fountain as temperatures in the Ukrainian capital reached 95 degrees.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Efrem Lukatsky / Associated PressLink
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