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People leave tributes on Robin Williams' star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, as the Hollywood premiere of "Expendables 3" swirls around them on Aug. 11.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Bob Chamberlin / Los Angeles Times

Cars are stranded along a flooded stretch of Interstate 696 in Warren, Mich. Police divers are searching for anyone trapped in their vehicles. Warren Mayor James Fouts said nearly 1,000 vehicles had been abandoned in the suburb after 5.2 inches of rain fell Monday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: David Coates / Detroit News

Indonesian villagers walk to a crater during the Kasodo ceremony at Mount Bromo in Probolinggo, Indonesia, on Aug. 12. The Kasodo ceremony is a way of Tengger Hindus to express gratitude for a good harvest and fortune. Tengger Hindus throw offerings such as vegetables, chickens, goats and money into the crater.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FULLY HANDOKO / EPA

Non-Hindus wait with nets to catch offerings cast down by Hindus during the Kasodo ceremony at Mount Bromo in Probolinggo, Indonesia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FULLY HANDOKO / EPA

A Ukrainian soldier holds a dog and rests during an operation against militants, in Maryinka, near Donetsk, Ukraine, on Aug. 12. Ukrainian government forces have narrowed the ring around Luhansk and other rebel strongholds. Fighting in the neighboring Donetsk region continued unabated.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ROMAN PILIPEY / EPA

Abass Yusuf feeds a hyena meat on a stick in Harar, Ethiopia, on July 29. Yusuf took over his father's job feeding hyenas for the many tourists who come to see the animals.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ZACHARIAS ABUBEKER / AFP

An aerial view of the Niteroi area at the Guanabara bay, which surrounds north and south Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 11. This area, suffering high levels of contamination due to sewage and sedimentation, will host sailing competitions at the 2016 Olympic Games.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARCELO SAYAO / EFE

Thai rescue workers continue to search for survivors at a building collapse in the Pathum Thani province on the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand, on Aug. 12. At least seven people were killed and several others injured when a building under construction collapsed on Aug. 11, local media reported.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: RUNGROJ YONGRIT / EPA

Dominik Distelberger competes for Austria in the men's long jump in the decathlon during the European Athletics Championships 2014 in the Letzigrund Stadium in Zurich, Switzerland, on Aug. 12.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ENNIO LEANZA / KEYSTONE

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In Tuesday’s Pictures in the News, people visit Robin Williams’ star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Hollywood. The comedian was found dead at his home in Northern California on Monday.

Warren, Mich.: Cars are stranded along a flooded stretch of Interstate 696. Warren Mayor James Fouts said roughly 1,000 vehicles had been abandoned in floodwaters in the suburb where many roads were closed after 5.2 inches of rain fell Monday.

Maryinka, Ukraine: A Ukrainian soldier holds a dog as he rests during an antiterrorist operation against militants. Fighting in the neighboring Donetsk region continued unabated. Authorities in Donetsk said that seven civilians were injured when artillery fire hit the city, which has a peacetime population of 1 million.

Pathum Thani Province, Thailand: Rescue workers continue to search for survivors at the site of a collapse of a building that was under construction on the outskirts of Bangkok. At least seven people were killed and several others injured north of Bangkok, local media reported.

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