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Rain pours down in Glendora in Los Angeles County.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times

Dennis Sanderson works to keep drains clear behind homes on Ridgeview Drive in Azusa, in Los Angeles County.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times

The aurora borealis, or northern lights, illuminate the night sky at Embleton Bay in Northumberland, England.


The Loucura Suburbana (Suburban Madness) Carnival street parade is held in in Rio de Janeiro.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mario Tama / Getty Images South America

Steadicam operator David Eastwood focuses his camera during Academy Awards rehearsals inside the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

A Pakistani horse cart driver transports plastic bottles for recycling in Islamabad.


A California Highway Patrol officer surveys a tractor-trailer crash on highways 58 and 99 in Bakersfield.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Casey Christie / The Bakersfield Californian

Palestinian Muslims pray outside of the Old City of Jerusalem as Israeli police block them from the city's Al Aqsa mosque.


Armed men patrol near the airport in Simferopol, Ukraine.


A woman reacts as she arrives at barricades in Kiev, Ukraine.


Egyptian security forces take cover during clashes with supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi in Cairo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Emad Abdul Rahman / Associated Press

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