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The Elks Lodge in San Pedro nearly burned to the ground early Tuesday after a fire started sometime in the middle of the night -- the second blaze on the property this week.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times

The moon takes on a reddish hue during Monday night's eclipse, seen from the Griffith Observatory.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times

People pack the Griffith Observatory grounds for the lunar eclipse viewing event.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times

Syrian rescue workers gesture after reported airstrikes by government forces in Aleppo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BARAA AL-HALABI / AFP

Neil Hock, 44, wades through floodwater in Sanford, Mich., after three days of heavy storms.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Tim Goessman / The Saginaw News

A spring storm leaves its mark in Detroit.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Paul Sancya / Associated Press

Harold Robbins salvages belongings from his overturned and ripped open trailer in Gautier, Miss., after a storm Tuesday that also downed trees and power lines.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Amanda McCoy / The Sun Herald

Ultra-Orthodox Jews burn leavened products in Brooklyn. Monday was the start of Passover.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDREW GOMBERT / EPA

Orthodox Christian women rest their faces on a marble stone inside the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem's Old City during Holy Week.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JIM HOLLANDER / EPA

Boston Marathon bombing survivor Erika Brannock, a preschool teacher from the Baltimore area, and her mother, Carol Downing, right, walk across the finish line after a remembrance ceremony on Boylston Street a year after the attack.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Elise Amendola / Associated Press

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In Tuesday’s Pictures in the News, the Elks Lodge in San Pedro nearly burned to the ground early Tuesday after a fire started sometime in the middle of the night — the second blaze on the property this week.

Los Angeles: Viewing the lunar eclipse Monday night at the Griffith Observatory.

Brooklyn: Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men watch as leavened products burn. The burning of all products containing leavening agents, or chametz, is customary preparation ahead of Passover, which began Monday evening and lasts seven days.

Boston: 2013 Boston Marathon bombing survivor Erika Brannock, a preschool teacher from the Baltimore area, and her mother, Carol Downing, walk across the finish line after a remembrance ceremony on Boylston Street.

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