An investigation is underway after three big rigs collided with several passenger vehicles in the rain on the eastbound 210 Freeway in Pasadena. One person was killed and two others were injured.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles TimesLink
A cyclist makes his way across a wet Hollywood Boulevard as a storm system brings scattered showers to the Southland.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles TimesLink
The wraps are taken off the BMW i8 at the 2013 L.A. Auto Show.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christina House / For The TimesLink
Austin Hatch embraces grandparents and an uncle. He's recovering from traumatic brain injury but has a basketball scholarship with Michigan.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Anne Cusack / Los Angeles TimesLink
Prosecutor Max Huntsman delivers his closing argument in Angela Spaccia's corruption trial.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mel Melcon / Los Angeles TimesLink
A typhoon victim in the Philippines stands outside her temporary shack in Palo. The United Nations has confirmed at least 4,500 people were killed in the disaster.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: NICOLAS ASFOURI / AFPLink
Transvestites wait to take part in the Miss Venezuela Gay pageant in Caracas.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JUAN BARRETO / AFPLink
Karis, an 11-week-old lion cub, plays in fallen leaves brushed up by keepers in her enclosure at Blair Drummond Safari Park, near Stirling, central Scotland.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Andrew Milligan / Press AssociationLink
Scavengers collect food from the garbage at the municipal dump north of Tegucigalpa. Honduras, one of the poorest Latin American countries, will elect a new president Sunday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ORLANDO SIERRA / AFPLink
Supporters of Sao Paulo cheer for their team against their Brazilian rival Ponte Preta in the Copa Sudamericana at Morumbi Stadium in Sao Paulo.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: NELSON ALMEIDA / AFPLink
A Boeing 747 LCF Dreamlifter cargo plane sits on a runway at Jabara airport in Wichita, Kan., on Thursday. The plane was supposed to land at McConnell Air Force Base near Boeing's Wichita facility, but the pilot found the wrong airport. The runway at Jabara is reportedly too short for the plane to take off.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jaime Green / Wichita (Kan.) EagleLink
Smoke billows from a new island off the coast of Nishinoshima, seen left above, a small, uninhabited island in the Ogasawara chain, far south of Tokyo. The Japan Coast Guard and earthquake experts said a volcanic eruption has raised the new island. The Coast Guard issued an advisory Wednesday, warning of heavy black smoke from the eruption.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Associated Press / Kyodo NewsLink
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