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Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testifies on Capitol Hill before the House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on the difficulties plaguing the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: J. Scott Applewhite / Associated Press

Lakers star Kobe Bryant, still recovering from surgery to repair a torn Achilles' tendon, sits on the sideline while his teammates play the Clippers in the NBA season opener for both teams at Staples Center. Even without Bryant, the Lakers won, 116-103.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

The Lakers' Jordan Hill gets control of a a loose ball in front of the Clippers' Chris Paul in the NBA season opener for both teams at Staples Center.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

A black bear surveys the scene from a tree behind St. Andrew & St. Charles Church in Granada Hills before leading the state Department of Fish and Wildlife and Los Angeles Police Department on a daylong chase through yards and a nearby golf course, before being tranquilized, captured and removed.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times

Students dressed as zombies clamor for brains in an annual Halloween Costume Parade in Manila.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: NOEL CELIS / AFP

A plastic grim reaper stands in a garden in Ailingen, Germany, where a man has decorated his property with more than 8,000 lights in dozens of Halloween figures and designs.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FELIX KƒSTLE / AFP/Getty Images

Afghan and Pakistani migrants rest in their makeshift tent at night near the port in Calais, France.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Oli Scarff / Getty Images

Torch bearers carry the Olympic flame across the North Pole for the first time in history after its arrival aboard the nuclear-powered icebreaker 50 Years of Victory on its way to the 2014 Sochi Winter Games .

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sergey Dolya / Associated Press

Mourners gather after a train rammed into a public service bus in Nairobi. The accident happened at a crossing point killing at least 12 passengers in the bus.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOHN MUCHUCHA / AFP/Getty Images

Smoldering cars are sprayed with water as people survey the scene of a bombing in Quetta, Pakistan. According to media reports, at least two people were killed and 19 wounded when a pair of bombs exploded.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MUSA FARMAN / EPA

A model showcases an outfit by Chinese designer Liu Wei during China Fashion Week in Beijing.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Andy Wong / Associated Press

Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips performs in a blizzard of confetti during the band's "Halloween Blood Bath" tour stop at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Chris Pizzello / Associated Press

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Pictures in the News | October 30, 2013

Wednesday’s Pictures in the News begins in the nation’s capital, where Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testifies on Capitol Hill before the House Energy and Commerce Committee about the difficulties plaguing the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. The Obama administration claims the botched rollout was the result of contractors failing to live up to expectations and not bad management at HHS.

Los Angeles: Lakers star Kobe Bryant, still recovering from injury, sits on the sideline while his teammates put away the Clippers in both teams’ NBA season opener at the Staples Center.

Granada Hills: A black bear surveys the scene from a tree in Granada Hills before leading Department of Fish and Wildlife agents and the LAPD on a daylong chase that ended with the bear being tranquilized and removed.

Manila: Students dressed as zombies participate in an annual Halloween Costume Parade.

North Pole: For the first time in history the Olympic flame is brought to the North Pole, aboard the nuclear-powered icebreaker 50 Years of Victory, as part of the torch relay to the 2014 Sochi Winter Games.

Nairobi, Kenya: Mourners gather to remember those killed when a public bus was rammed by a train. The accident happened  at a crossing point, killing at least 12 passengers in the bus.

Add stops in Germany, France, China and Pakistan to round out the report.

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