Protesters drop to their knees during a march in downtown Los Angeles as hundreds rallied to protest a Los Angeles police shooting of an unarmed black man.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles TimesLink
A resident watches protesters Sunday march down Spring Street in downtown Los Angeles.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles TimesLink
Law enforcement fires tear gas on protesters in Ferguson, Mo., as riot police hurled tear gas and marched on crowds in the St Louis suburb.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Michael B. Thomas / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Leo Walker, left, and his sister Letrece protest the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Scott Olson / Getty ImagesLink
A 1954 Ferrari 375 MM Scaglietti Coupe, owned by Jon Shirley of Medina, Wash., won the best of show at the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Pebble Beach, Calif.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Peter DaSilvaLink
Kerri Walsh Jennings returns the ball as Lauren Fendrick attempts to block it during the finals of the AVP Manhattan Beach Open.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Katie Falkenberg / Los Angeles TimesLink
Mandy Stokes stands with her daughter Molly Kate Stokes next to an alligator weighing 1,011.5 pounds and measuring 15 feet long in Thomaston, Ala. The alligator was caught in the Alabama River near Camden, Ala., by Mandy Stokes and family.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sharon Steinmann / Associated PressLink
Workers hang outside the clock face as they clean Big Ben at the Houses of Parliament in London.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sang Tan / Associated PressLink
Protesters against so-called fracking walk to the Blackpool, England, offices of energy company Cuadrilla with a dinosaur robot named Quadzilla during a protest against Cuadrilla's plans to build a hydraulic fracturing rig in the area.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Peter Powell / EPALink
Ukrainian refugees at a refugee camp near the Izvarino Russia-Ukraine border checkpoint in Rostov region, Russia. The Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council said separatists fired on a refugee convoy near the eastern city of Luhansk.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Yuri Kochetkov / EPALink
A meteor crosses the Milky Way on the Ari Atoll, Maldives. Ari Atoll (also called Alif or Alufu Atoll) is one of natural atolls of the Maldives.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sergey Dolzheko / EPALink
Alisa, 10, a daughter of a local gamekeeper Oleg Selekh plays with a tame wolf in the village of Zacherevye, some 250 kms north from Minsk. The family took a few wild wolfs five years ago and domesticated them.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sergei Gapon / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, right, sits next to Ecuadorian Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino during a press conference, in London where he confirmed he "will be leaving the embassy soon." Assange has been living in the embassy since June 2012 in an attempt to avoid extradition to Sweden where he faces allegations of sexual assault.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Pool / Getty ImagesLink
An Afghan health worker administers a polio vaccination to a child during a vaccination campaign on the outskirts of Jalalabad.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Noorullah Shirzada / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Indian Hindu devotees gesture before attempting to form a human pyramid in a bid to reach and break a suspended dahi-handi (curd-pot) during the Janmashtami festival, which marks the birth of Hindu god Lord Krishna, in Mumbai.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Indranil Mukherjee / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
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Pictures in the News | Aug. 18, 2014
Monday’s Pictures in the News begins in downtown Los Angeles, where protesters drop to their knees during a march as hundreds rallied to protest LAPD’s shooting of unarmed black man Ezell Ford, who was killed by police officers in his Florence neighborhood last week.
Ferguson, Mo.: Unrest continues as law enforcement fires tear gas on protesters in Ferguson as riot police hurled tear gas and marched on crowds in the St Louis suburb. More photos
Pebble Beach, Calif.: A 1954 Ferrari 375 MM Scaglietti Coupe, owned by Jon Shirley of Medina, Wash., won the best of show at the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in Pebble Beach. More photos
Manhattan Beach: Kerri Walsh Jennings returns the ball as Lauren Fendrick attempts to block it during the finals of the AVP Manhattan Beach Open.
London: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange sits next to Ecuadorian Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino during a press conference, where he confirmed he “will be leaving the embassy soon,” in the Ecuadorian Embassy.
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