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A protester in a protective vest stands near a barricade during the continuing protest in Kiev, Ukraine. Kiev and other cities in the country have been riled by often violent street riots since late November 2013, when President Viktor Yanukovych reneged on a trade agreement with the European Union and opted for closer ties with Moscow instead.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SERGEY DOLZHENKO / EPA

Firefighters help people stranded in their homes due to bad weather in Rome. Emergency services received 3,000 calls and had to intervene 400 times. Northern neighborhoods in the Italian capital were flooded.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MASSIMO PERCOSSI / ANSA

A crew is busy dislodging a tractor-trailer that jumped a center divider on the southbound Interstate 5 in Arleta, Calif., at the Osborne exit, creating traffic nightmare for morning commuters.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department SWAT team members bring out a suspect after a standoff at house in Pico Rivera.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times

Aiden Ma, 20 months, and Kent Ma, of Chino celebrate Lunar New Year on Friday.

A Pakistani balloon vendor walks along a road on a foggy day in Lahore. Ongoing foggy weather in Punjab and other parts of the country has badly affected flight and rail schedules.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ARIF ALI / AFP

A photo taken with long exposure shows Austria's Thomas Diethart in action during a trial round for the Ski Jumping World Cup at the Muehlenkopf ski jump in Willingen, Germany.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: UWE ZUCCHI / DPA

Bangladeshi Muslim devotees offer Friday prayers during the first day of the second part of the World Congregation of Muslims, or Biswa Ijtema, on the banks of the River Turag in Tongi. Hundreds of thousands of Muslims attended the annual three-day event.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: A.M. Ahad / Associated Press

An Olympic shuttle bus is on seen on the road to Rosa Khutor Alpine Resort next to a cableway, Krasnaya Polyana, at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Sochi, Russia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Michael Kappeler / DPA

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Pictures in the News | Jan. 31, 2014

The Week in Pictures | October 14 – 20, 2013

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Pictures in the News | Jan. 31, 2014

In Friday’s Pictures in the News ant-government protesters continue their stand in Kiev, which along with other cities in Ukraine has been riled by often violent street riots since late November 2013, when President Viktor Yanukovych reneged on a trade agreement with the European Union and opted for closer ties with Moscow instead.

Rome: Firefighters help people stranded in their homes due to flooding.

Los Angeles: People celebrate Lunar New Year at the Chuan Thien Hau Temple in Chinatown.

Pico Rivera, Calif.: Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department SWAT team members bring out a suspect after a stand-off at a house.

And there’s more from around the world.

1 Comment

  1. February 1, 2014, 10:19 am

    “beware, guard cat on duty”?

    By: Rogelio Potash

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