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The final Boeing C-17 cargo jet for the U.S. Air Force takes off from Long Beach Airport.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mark Boster / Los Angeles Times

Diane Garcia comforts her daughter, Ciana, 11, as a plaque is unveiled at Moorpark's High Street rail station honoring the victims of the 2008 crash of a Metrolink train. Garcia's nephew, Manuel Macias, was one of 25 people killed.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

A photographer captures the moment in the reflecting pool near the Lincoln Memorial as the sun rises in Washington, D.C.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: J. David Ake / Associated Press

Rescuers remove one of 37 who were killed in a pre-dawn fire at psychiatric hospital in Luka, Russia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: OLGA MALTSEVA / AFP/Getty Images

People who want to adopt dogs line up in the front of an animal shelter in Bucharest, Romania. Romanian lawmakers voted overwhelmingly for a law allowing stray dogs to be put down after a 4-year-old boy was mauled to death by a pack of strays last week.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DANIEL MIHAILESCU / AFP/Getty Images

Lebanese designer Najla el-Zein shows "Wind Portal," her installation at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: CARL COURT / AFP/Getty Images

Tensions were high as Israeli security forces limited access to the Al Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem to Palestinian men by age.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JIM HOLLANDER / EPA

A policeman points his weapon during an attack on the U.S. consulate in Herat, Afghanistan.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AREF KARIMI / AFP/Getty Images

Garment workers in Dhaka, Bangladesh protest for an increase in the monthly minimum wage.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MUNIR UZ ZAMAN / AFP/Getty Images

A wounded hostage is carried on a stretcher after he was rescued by soldiers in the Santa Catalina section of Zamboanga City.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TED ALJIBE / AFP/Getty Images

Fireworks at the Gardens by the Bay in Singapore celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival celebrations.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wong Maye-E / Associated Press

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Pictures in the News | September 13, 2013

Friday’s Pictures in the News begins in Long Beach, where the final Boeing C-17 cargo jet for the U.S. Air Force takes off as observers look on during a ceremony. Delivery of the 223rd plane ends a 32-year relationship that has been an economic boon to Long Beach. Foreign sales will keep the plant running through 2014.

Moorpark, Calif: A plaque is unveiled at the High Street rail station honoring the victims of the 2008 crash of a Metrolink train, which slammed into a freight train in Chatsworth. The accident was attributed to the Metrolink conductor texting on his phone at the time.

Luka, Russia: Rescuers take away a body bag with a victim of a pre-dawn fire from the charred remains of the burned out psychiatric hospital in the village of Luka.  A fire that swept through a wooden psychiatric hospital in northwest Russia killed 37 people.

Jerusalem: An Israeli border policeman, left, and a Palestinian scuffle in the Old City as Israeli security forces limited access to the Al Aqsa Mosque.

Herat, Afghanistan: Seven heavily armed Taliban suicide attackers struck the U.S. consulate before dawn, setting off two car bombs and sparking a shootout with U.S. forces.

Zamboanga City, Philippines: A  wounded hostage is carried on a stretcher after he was rescued by soldiers in the Santa Catalina section of Zamboanga City.

Add stops in Romania, London, Singapore and Washington D.C. to round out the report.

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