Members of the USC football team prepare to take the field against Hawaii at Aloha Stadium to kick off the college football season.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles TimesLink
Hawaii's Donnie King Jr., right, gets upended in front of USC's Dion Bailey after a reception in the third quarter at Aloha Stadium. USC won the game 30-13.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles TimesLink
Customers try to get their food orders as protesters crammed into a Hollywood McDonald's demanding to talk to a manager during a demonstration calling for $15-an-hour minimum wage.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Liz O. Baylen / Los Angeles TimesLink
A resident tries to extinguish a wildfire in central Portugal. Five Portuguese mountain villages were evacuated overnight as the wildfires intensified.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Hot air balloons take off during the 39th French Air-Balloon Championship in western France.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
The launch of an Ariane-5 rocket, carrying two telecommunication satellites Eutelsat 25B/ Eshail1 (France/Qatar) and GSAT-7 (India) from Kourou space base in the French overseas department of Guiana.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JM GUILLON / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Monument to the Battle of the Nations in Leipzig, eastern Germany. The monument was completed in 1913 for the 100th anniversary of the battle also known as the Battle of Leipzig, commemorating Napoleon's defeat.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: WALTRAUD GRUBITZSCH / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
A woman stands in front of a pumpkin sculpture depicting a swimmer at the pumpkin exhibition, which is part of the continuous garden show "Baroque in Bloom" in Ludwigsburg, Germany.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARIJAN MURAT / EPALink
A picture taking from a helicopter flying with Russia's President Vladimir Putin aboard shows a flooded area in Russia's Far Eastern Jewish Autonomous Region. Putin is on a two-day visit to the Russian Far East after floods of the Amur River.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ALEXEI NIKOLSKY / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Namibia's Vera Adrian crashes during the Women Under-23 Cross-Country final in Pietermaritzburg. Adrian continued unhurt to finish the race.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: KIM LUDBROOK / EPALink
Painted Kashmiri students join activists during a protest on the International Day of the Disappeared in Srinagar. The APDP is demanding the setting up of a commission to probe the disappearances of people in Kashmir since 1989.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: TAUSEEF MUSTAFA / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Female supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood and Egypt's toppled President Mohamed Morsi carry placards during a demonstration in Nasr city. Several thousand Egyptians protested in Cairo in support of ousted president Mohamed Morsi, far fewer than had been hoped for by harried Islamists, who had called for mass rallies.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARWAN NAAMANI / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Prisoners applaud after listening to a presidential amnesty decision during a ceremony at the Hoang Tien prison in Chi Linh district. Vietnam will free more than 15,000 convicts to mark its independence day celebrations, the president's office said in a major amnesty that excludes prominent political prisoners.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: HOANG DINH NAM / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Tiger Woods stands on the 10th fairway during the first round of the Deutsche Bank Championship at the TPC Boston in Norton, Mass.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: CJ GUNTHER / EPALink
Serbia's Stefana Veljkovic spikes the ball against Japan during their World Grand Prix Finals woman's volleyball match in Sapporo.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Koji Sasahara / Associated PressLink
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