Dan Kavarian, chief building official for the city of Napa, walks around downtown red tagging buildings deemed unsafe after a 6.0 earthquake hit the area.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis / Los Angeles TimesLink
Maria Hanks and her husband, Brad, sit in candlelight after spending much of the day cleaning the damage around their house after a 6.0 magnitude earthquake in Napa.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis / Los Angeles TimesLink
Ryan Young skateboards over a buckled sidewalk in a residential neighborhood of Napa after a 6.0 magnitude earthquake struck the area. Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency after Sunday's quake.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOSH EDELSON / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department investigates a shooting at 1Oak nightclub in West Hollywood during a pre-VMA party hosted by Chris Brown that left three people injured including rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight on Sunday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christina House / For The TimesLink
Beyonce performs at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum in Inglewood.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ROBYN BECK / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
A car sits on an embankment after losing control and skidding up the concrete retaining wall on South La Brea Avenue in Baldwin Hills, Los Angeles.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARK RALSTON / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Liberian health workers disinfect shoes after leaving an observation room for people with possible Ebola symptoms at a government clinic in Dolo Town, Liberia. The government issued a quarantine to stop the Ebola epidemic from spreading from the rural community of 20,000 people near Liberia's international airport, and the military is stopping residents from leaving the area.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: John Moore / Getty ImagesLink
A performer dances through the rain during the Notting Hill Carnival in London. Despite the bad weather, more than 1 million visitors are expected to attend the two-day event that is the largest of its kind in Europe.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mary Turner / Getty ImagesLink
A Palestinian man sweeps the floor of his home that was damaged after a mosque across the street was hit by an Israeli airstrike in Beit Lahia in the northern Gaza Strip. Egyptian mediators have proposed a new cease-fire that would open the enclave's crossings and allow in aid and reconstruction materials, a senior Palestinian official said.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ROBERTO SCHMIDT / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Gaming workers protest outside Casino Grand Lisboa in Macau, China. The protest comes as casino operators face worsening labor strains amid completion of new resorts in China's only city where casinos are legal, requiring thousands more workers.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Brent Lewin / BloombergLink
Pilgrims and tourists gather to view a giant thanka of a religious Sakyamuni Buddha painting after its unveiling on a hill to celebrate the Sho Dun Festival at Drepung monastery in Lhasa city, Tibet.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: WU HONG / EPALink
A Bangladeshi child worker takes a break from making aluminum bowls at a small factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh, where workers will earn 2 to 3 euros per day.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ABIR ABDULLAH / EPALink
Runners compete in the men's 2,000-meter steeplechase final of Nanjing 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games at the Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre in China.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Feng Li / Getty ImagesLink
Kelly Slater rides a wave during the third day of the 14th edition of the Billabong Pro Tahiti surf event, part of the Association of Surfing Professionals world tour in Teahupoo, Tahiti.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: GREGORY BOISSY / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Britain's Mo Farah celebrates after winning the men's 2 mile race during the Diamond League Athletics meeting in Birmingham, England.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: CARL COURT / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
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