Family members and hundreds of other mourners gathered in Los Feliz on Monday for the funeral of slain art instructor Joseph Gatto. Above, Assemblyman Mike Gatto, right, joins his sister, Mariann, far left; wife, Danielle; and his mother, Isolde, near the hearse bearing the body of his father. Joseph Gatto was killed in his Silver Lake home earlier this month.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles TimesLink
Tara McGee, left, hands a bag containing a frozen turkey to Denise Garcia on Monday at the ninth annual Healthy Family Update and Turkey Giveaway at the Urban Youth Academy in Compton. About 6,000 frozen turkeys were given to needy families.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mel MelconLink
In Beverly Hills, activists protest a proposed trade agreement during President Obama's visit, part of a two-day fundraising trip through California.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christina House / For The TimesLink
Police respond to reports of a gunman on Yale campus Monday in New Haven, Conn. A lockdown was in effect on the Old Campus as police searched rooms to confirm that no gunman was on campus.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Arnold Gold / New Haven RegisterLink
Egyptian police fire water cannons to disperse a protest by secular anti-government activists in Cairo on Tuesday, the security forces' first implementation of a controversial new law forbidding protests held without a permit from authorities.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mohammed Asad / Associated PressLink
Typhoon survivors queue up for relief supplies being distributed by the International Red Cross at an evacuation center in Tacloban, Leyte province in central Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan battered central Philippines on Nov. 8, leaving a wide swath of destruction.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Bullit Marquez / Associated PressLink
Buses are parked at an inter-district bus terminal during a blockade organized by Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) activists and its Islamist allies in Dhaka. Bangladesh opposition supporters blocked roads and ripped up railway tracks after rejecting plans for a Jan. 5 election, plunging the nation into fresh political turmoil.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MUNIR UZ ZAMAN / AFPLink
Women laborers transport bricks on hand carts at a brick kiln factory on the outskirts of Jammu, India.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Channi Anand / Associated PressLink
Cologne Cathedral is veiled in fog in Cologne, Germany.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: OLIVER BERG / DPALink
A murmuration of starlings on display over the town of Gretna, Scotland on Monday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Owen Humphreys / Press AssociationLink
Children look at king penguins participating in an outdoor parade in the zoo in Zurich.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ENNIO LEANZA / KEYSTONELink
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