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Police respond to the report of a shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, D.C.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SAUL LOEB / AFP/Getty Images

Colorado National Guardsmen respond to floods in Boulder County, Colorado. Guardsmen are working with local agencies to help citizens in the area affected by the flooding by evacuating people using high-clearance vehicles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOSEPH K. VONNIDA / AFP/Getty Images

A house is completely demolished in what was the path of the recent floods that have destroyed the town of Jamestown, Colo. No one has been able to access the town until late Sunday afternoon, when crews finalized repairs of the upper portion of the road for emergency traffic only.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Helen H. Richardson / The Denver Post

Soldiers from the 2nd Battalion, 4th Aviation Regiment out of Fort Carson, Colo., along with civilian rescue personnel, as they rescue members of the Jamestown, Colo., community and children from Cal-Wood Education Center, after severe flooding shut down major roads leading out of town.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: NICOLE MANZANARES / AFP/Getty Images

Bill Shouse, of Tucson, dances in the ocean at sunset during the Wet Electric Festival, an all-day rave party at Huntington State Beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

Dodgers reliever Brian Wilson throws a pitch against the Giants at Dodger Stadium.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

The Costa Concordia ship lies on its side on the Tuscan Island of Giglio. An international team of engineers is trying a never-before attempted strategy to set upright the luxury liner, which capsized after striking a reef in 2012, killing 32 people.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Andrew Medichini / Associated Press

A Greenpeace activist looks aside while chained up to a rail track of a German division of Swedish energy giant Vattenfall in Welzow, to stage a protest against the company's planned brown coal mining.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PATRICK PLEUL / AFP/Getty Images

Aleppo University student Mohammad Zayed, kneeling, shows Syrian citizens how to put on protective gear as he instructs them with rudimentary means of how to respond to a chemical attack, in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JM LOPEZ / AFP/Getty Images

Riot police arrest a school guard demonstrating in Athens. Riot police scuffled with striking school guards outside a ministry in central Athens on Monday morning, as labor unions geared up for a series of public sector strikes over job cuts.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Associated Press

A Turkish protester wearing a gas mask flashes a victory sign during a clash with riot police after an anti-government rally in Istanbul.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ULAS YUNUS TOSUN / EPA

A horse bucks as it jumps over smoke from a grenade during a practice session for members of the Dutch cavalry in Scheveningen. About 80 horses and riders were rehearsing on a beach in the coastal resort of Scheveningen, outside The Hague, for ceremonies which will be held Tuesday to mark the opening of parliament.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Peter Dejong / Associated Press

Police investigators examine the scene of an explosion as renewed fighting between government forces and Muslim rebels enters its second week in Zamboanga city in the southern Philippines. The standoff, which began last Monday when about 200 Moro National Liberation Front guerrillas stormed several coastal communities in the city and seized several residents, has resulted in more than 50 deaths.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Bullit Marquez / Associated Press

An Indonesian resident wears a mask as Mount Sinabung spews hot gas and ashes during an eruption as seen from Berastepu village. Thousands of people fled their homes after Mount Sinabung erupted on Indonesia s Sumatra island, a disaster management official said.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DEDI SAHPUTRA / EPA

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Monday’s Pictures in the News begins in Washington, D.C., where at least four people were killed and several wounded in a shooting rampage, perhaps involving multiple shooters at the Washington Navy Yard. Police  and naval officers surrounded the base, where about 3,000 service members, civilians and contractors work on the Navy’s fleet. Story

In Colorado, a home is completely demolished in what was the path of the recent floods that have destroyed the town of Jamestown. No one has been able to access the town until late Sunday afternoon, when crews finalized repairs of the upper portion of the road for emergency traffic only.

Huntington Beach: A man dances in the ocean at sunset during the Wet Electric Festival, an all-day rave party at Huntington State Beach. More photos

Island of Giglio, Italy: The Costa Concordia ship lies on its side on the Tuscan Island of Giglio. An international team of engineers is trying a never-before attempted strategy to set upright the luxury liner, which capsized after striking a reef in 2012, killing 32 people.

Aleppo, Syria: An Aleppo University student shows Syrian citizens how to put on protective gear as he instructs them with rudimentary means of how to respond to a chemical attack.

Zamboanga, Philippines: Police investigators examine the scene of an explosion as renewed fighting between government forces and Muslim rebels enters its second week in the southern Philippines.

Add stops in Germany, Greece, Turkey and Indonesia to round out the report.

1 Comment

  1. September 17, 2013, 11:11 am

    re: the Costa Concordia – hardly a never-before strategy. The same technique was used to salvage ships after the Pearl Harbor bombing.

    By: Andy in NH

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