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Pictures in the News | May 5, 2014

Monday’s Pictures in the News begins on Olvera Street in downtown Los Angeles, where members of a Mariachi group called Los Reyes de Michoacan perform during the 84th Annual Cinco de Mayo Festival.

Fairfield, Calif.: A worker fights a fire after a vintage biplane crashed upside-down on a runway at an air show at Travis Air Force Base. The pilot, Edward Andreini, 77, of Half Moon Bay, was killed when the plane, flying low over the tarmac, crashed and caught fire.

Donetsk, Ukraine: Pro-Russian activists convey captured fire service employees to the regional administration building in the city.

Jerusalem: An Israeli girl wears the Israeli flag at the monument in honor of fallen soldiers at Mount Herzl military cemetery. Israel marks May 5 as Memorial Day for the fallen in wars and victims of terror.

Add stops in Mexico, Spain, Afghanistan and the Central African Republic to round out the report.