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Huge surf draws dozens of surfers, boogie boarders and body surfers along with thousands of onlookers to the Wedge in Newport Beach. Waves topped 20 feet at times.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times

A body surfer plunges over a huge wave at the Wedge jetty in Newport Beach, where thousands of spectators lined the beach to watch waves generated by Hurricane Marie.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times

A crowd formed to watch the waves and those riding them in Newport Beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles County Fair is featuring a new nighttime exhibit called Luminasia, a sprawling display of larger-than-life Chinese lanterns. The fair is also erecting more umbrellas, shaded areas and moving exhibits to indoor, air-conditioned spaces after last year's late summer heat.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Lisandro Marucco, right, and Olivier Boudrot, from Paris, find little shade as they make their way under Michael Heizer's piece, "Levitated Mass," at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

Police search for evidence Wednesday after an officer-involved shooting in the 6300 block of Atlantic Avenue in Long Beach. The incident began when a vehicle taken in a carjacking sped away with police in pursuit. At one point, police say, someone fired at officers, then fled before finally being captured.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times

Rescuers work at the scene of a landslide that has killed seven people and left 20 missing in Yingping village in Fuquan city in southwest China's Guizhou province.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: WU RUBO / FEATURECHINA

People take part in "Yoga on the Hill" on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Canada, Aug. 27.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sean kilpatrick / The Canadian Press

A long-exposure picture shows a PEC Zwolle player in action during training in Prague, Czech Republic, Aug. 27. PEC Zwolle faces Sparta Prague in their UEFA Europa League playoffs match.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FILIP SINGER / EPA

An Israeli couple, Noga and Moshiko Siho, have their wedding photo taken in an army staging area on the Israeli Gaza border, near Kibbutz Yad Mordechai, Israel, Aug. 27.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Oded Balilty / AP

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In Thursday’s Pictures in the News, monster waves sparked by Hurricane Marie draw a crowd and brave surfers in Newport Beach.

Pomona: A new nighttime exhibit called Luminasia, a sprawling display of larger-than-life Chinese lanterns, at the Los Angeles County Fair that opens Friday.

Long Beach: Police search for evidence Wednesday after an officer-involved shooting in the 6300 block of Atlantic Avenue. The incident began when a vehicle taken in a carjacking sped away with police in pursuit. At one point in the chase, a suspect fired at officers, then fled before finally being captured.

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