Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

A Brazilian fan wears contact lenses with her national flag and her face painted blue before the FIFA World Cup 2014 group A preliminary round match between Brazil and Mexico at the FIFA Fan Fest in Sao Paulo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DIEGO AZUBEL / EPA

Hundreds of Mexican soccer fans gather to watch live telecast at Plaza Mexico in Lynwood as Mexico takes on host country Brazil in the World Cup.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times

Fans in Porto Seguro, Brazil, watch the Brazil-Mexico match during the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT / AFP/Getty Images

An alleged gang member from the "Gremlin Riderz" subset of the Five Deuce Broadway Gangster Crips is processed by a federal agent after being arrested in a joint sweep by more than 1,300 FBI agents and LAPD officers in Los Angeles .

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mark Boster / Los Angeles Times

A man walks through one of the huge arched glass windows at either end of Grand Central Terminal in New York City, a walkway for Metro North and GCT employees.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TIMOTHY A. CLARY / AFP/Getty Images

Protesters are silhouetted while carrying cutouts of salmon during a demonstration against the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline in Vancouver, Canada. Canada's government approved the controversial pipeline proposal that would bring oil to the Pacific Coast for shipment to Asia, a major step in the country's efforts to diversify its oil exports if it can overcome fierce opposition from environmental and aboriginal groups.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Darryl Dyck / The Canadian Press

A woman wears an ornate hat on the second day of the Royal Ascot horse racing meeting at Ascot, England. Royal Ascot is the annual five-day horse race meeting that Britain's Queen Elizabeth II attends every day of the event.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Alastair Grant / Associated Press

Iraqi Shiites volunteering to fight with Iraqi forces against militants hold weapons and chant slogans in Karbala, Iraq. More than 2 million Iraqis have volunteered to fight militants from the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant, Iraqi Energy Minister Hussein al-Shahristani said.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ALAA AL-SHEMAREE / EPA

Iraqi babies sleep at a refugee camp near the city of Mosul.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: EPA

Flames rise from an oil tanker carrying oil for NATO's forces after it was targeted by a bomb in Jalalabad, Afghanistan. At least two women were killed and six persons were injured when the bomb exploded.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: GHULAMULLAH HABIBI / EPA

Albanian police seize marijuana in a storage building in the lawless village of Lazarat, south of the capital Tirana. Near-continuous gunfire rings out from the lawless village as hundreds police still battle well-armed marijuana growers trying to thwart a government crackdown.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Hektor Pustina / Associated Press

A man takes a photo as he visits an exhibition at the China National art museum in Beijing. China's new breed of art collectors have propelled Beijing, and to a lesser extent Shanghai, to the forefront of the art scene, with Chinese works of art regularly breaking records at auction.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: WANG ZHAO / AFP/Getty Images

More galleries on Framework

return to gallery

Pictures in the News | June 18, 2014

Photo essay | Syria ruins

KAFER ROUMA, Syria (AP) — Looking weary and malnourished, the baby girl could hardly open her eyes. Fatima was born just a month ago amid the ancient ruins outside Kafer...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | June 18, 2014

Shelling continues in Gaza and Israel

[UPDATED Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012] – As Hamas continued its attacks against Israel on Tuesday with two rockets targeted at Jerusalem, Israeli and Egyptian officials signaled...   View Post»

   

Libya rebels turn on foreign journalists

Rebels in Libya no longer welcome journalists as tide turns against them

By Luis Sinco, Los Angeles Times I literally shot from the hip at the front lines Sunday. I had no other...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | June 18, 2014

Pictures in the News | Feb. 7, 2011

We begin Monday's Pictures in the News back in Cairo, where protesters continue to occupy Tahrir Square, holding a symbolic funeral for Egyptian journalist Ahmed Mohammed...   View Post»

Pictures in the News | June 18, 2014

Wednesday’s Pictures in the News begins in Brazil, where a soccer fan wears contact lenses with the Brazilian flag before the group A preliminary round match between Brazil and Mexico in Sao Paulo. In the Southland, hundreds of Mexican soccer fans gathered to watch live telecast of the game. More photos

Los Angeles: An alleged gang member from the “Gremlin Riderz” subset of the Five Deuce Broadway Gangster Crips is processed by a federal agent after being arrested in a joint sweep by more than 1,300 FBI agents and LAPD officers.

Canada: Protesters carry cutouts of salmon during a demonstration against the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline after Canada’s government  approved the controversial pipeline proposal that would bring oil to the Pacific Coast for shipment to Asia in Vancouver.

Iraq: Some of the more than 2 million Iraqis who have volunteered to fight against militants from the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant hold weapons and chant slogans in Karbala.

Lazarat,  Albania:  Albanian police seize marijuana in a storage building in the lawless village of Lazarat,where near-continuous gunfire rings out as hundreds police still battle well-armed marijuana growers trying to thwart a government crackdown.

Add stops in China, New York, England and Afghanistan to round out the report.

No comments yet

Add a comment or a question.

If you are under 13 years of age you may read this message board, but you may not participate. Here are the full legal terms you agree to by using this comment form.

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until they've been approved.

Required

Required, will not be published