Friends embrace at a memorial erected at the scene where Kim Pham, 23, was beaten to death in Santa Ana.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles TimesLink
An investigation is underway into a fatal crash in Pomona involving a bicyclist and a Foothill Transit bus.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles TimesLink
Leo the roaring lion, MGM's well-known symbol, strolls after placing his paws in wet cement at TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. Photographers were given strict instructions not to upset Leo. We assume they were followed.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Francine Orr / Los Angeles TimesLink
An ice rink has been built at Dodger Stadium for Saturday's game between the Kings and Ducks.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles TimesLink
(EDITORS NOTE: Image was rotated from its original perspective.) Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia celebrates winning her semifinal match against Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland at the Australian Open in Melbourne.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Scott Barbour / Getty Images AsiaPacLink
A child plays in the outskirts of Herat, Afghanistan.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: AREF KARIMI / AFPLink
Indian paramilitary servicemen march during the final full dress rehearsal for the Indian Republic Day parade in New Delhi.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: RAVEENDRAN / AFPLink
A cowboy with a whip walks through mist and into the arena during the opening of Bulls' Night Out at the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo in Fort Worth.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ron T. Ennis / Fort Worth Star-TelegramLink
Protesters use a large slingshot to fire rocks at police in central Kiev, Ukraine.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sergei Grits / Associated PressLink
Firefighters work at the scene of a seniors' residence fire in L'Isle-Verte, Canada.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jacques Boissinot / The Canadian PressLink
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