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John Paul Edwards looks at the damage caused by Hurricane Marie at the Catalina Boat Yard off the coast of Southern California.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times

Actress Eva Longoria stars in the new movie "Frontera," an immigration drama set at the Texas/Mexico border.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Angels second baseman Howie Kendrick, center, celebrates with teammates after hitting a sacrifice fly that allowed Albert Pujols to score the winning run against the A's in the 10th inning at Angel Stadium in Anaheim.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Ed Sheeran performs at Staples Center in Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times

A woman walks past a mural depicting British musician David Bowie in south London.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Facundo Arrizabalaga / EPA

Runners take part in the Discovery Underground Barcelona 2014 in the tunnels of Barcelona's Metro lines for its 90th anniversary, in Barcelona.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Alejandro Garcia / EPA

American Dawn Harper-Nelson celebrates her victory during the women's 100-meter hurdles final at the Diamond League Athletics meeting Weltklasse in Zurich.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Fabrice Coffrini / AFP/Getty Images

Armed Ukrainian servicemen comb the area after being shot at by pro-Russia separatists at their checkpoint near the small city of Dzerzhynsk, in the Donetsk region.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Oleksandr Ratushniak / AFP/Getty Images

Palestinian women watch as a little girl gets help stepping off a push cart at a park in downtown Gaza City one day after an unconditional ceasefire was signed between Hamas and Israel.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Roberto Schmidt / AFP/Getty Images

Afghan youths sit on the gun barrel of a Soviet-era tank, in Kabul, Afghanistan. Soviet troops occupied the country from 1979 to 1989.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jawad Jalali / EPA

Mount Tavurvur erupts in eastern Papua New Guinea, spewing rocks and ash into the air, forcing the evacuation of local communities and international flights to be re-routed.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Oliver Bluett / AFP/Getty Images

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

Allen Sarlo, 57, of Malibu, and legendary surfer Laird Hamilton surf huge waves off Malibu generated by Hurricane Marie that are pounding the Southern California coastline.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times

A surfer flies through the air as he punches out of one of the large storm-generated waves off Malibu.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times

A NASA image taken from the International Space Station shows the cloud pattern spawned by Hurricane Marie in the Pacific Ocean. The National Weather Service said beaches stretching 100 miles up the Southern California coast would see large waves and rip currents due to Marie.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Reid Wiseman / NASA

An art car makes its way to the Black Rock DMV to be registered at the annual Burning Man event in Gerlach, Nev.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Andy Barron / Reno Gazette-Journal

Burning Man participants bike on the playa during the annual event on the Black Rock Desert of Gerlach, Nev.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Andy Barron / Reno Gazette-Journal

A Sheriff's Department SWAT team member, top, aims his rifle toward an apartment building in Lynwood where a gunman barricaded himself in Tuesday after allegedly shooting a detective in the arm. The unidentified man finally emerged holding a gun and was killed by officers.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times

Freed American journalist Peter Theo Curtis smiles as he talks with reporters outside his mother's home in Cambridge, Mass. Curtis, a freelance reporter who had been held hostage for almost two years in Syria, returned to the U.S. on Tuesday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Charles Krupa / AP

Airport and airline employees walk the runways at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport picking up debris as the sun rises in Atlanta. The annual Foreign Object Debris Walk drew approximately 100 employee volunteers who inspected runways and taxiways on foot to find and remove debris that could be hazardous to aircraft.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: David Goldman / Associated Press

A resident opens his front door for a peek at the mess created by the annual Tomatina tomato fight in Buñol, Spain. More than 20,000 people took part in the 69th edition of the traditional tomato-throwing festival.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: GUSTAVO GRILLO / EPA

A man lies in a puddle of pulverized tomatoes during the annual Tomatina tomato fight in Buñol, Spain.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Alberto Saiz / Associated Press

A spider awaits a meal in its dewdrop-flecked web in Cologne, Germany.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: HENNING KAISER / AFP/Getty Images

A child plays in front of a 50-foot inflatable whale that was erected on the beach in Weston-Super-Mare, England. The whale is a prop for a performance of the biblical story of Jonah. The whale was moved to Weston after it was banned from London's Hyde Park for being too religious.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Matt Cardy / Getty Images

Joshua Kamau, a.k.a. Krack Wizz, plays an array of instruments simultaneously in the Kagemi market on the outskirts of Nairobi. Joshua earns about $10 to $30 a day by entertaining people at markets and bus stops.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SIMON MAINA / AFP/Getty Images

Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn and Bryan Cranston in the Photo Deadline Room at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ricardo DeAratanha / Los Angeles Times

"Weird Al" Yankovic and Andy Samberg, in blonde wig, right, during the show at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times

Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting arrives at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

Vickie Katsubayashi looks at a red-tagged home near downtown Napa, Calif. A 6.0-magnitude earthquake rocked the area on Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Raul Cuauhtemoc dances with a small group of protesters outside the Millennium Biltmore hotel in downtown Los Angeles as they rally against Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and his handling of resources in Mexico.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Dan R. Krauss

A Cuban mariachi band performs along the shore of Boca Ciega beach on the outskirts of Havana earlier this month. The band roams the sand, serenading young lovers and sweet -15 "quinceaneras," every Saturday and Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ramon Espinosa / AP

A casket containing the body of Michael Brown is wheeled out of Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis. Hundreds of people gathered to say goodbye to Brown, who was shot and killed by a Ferguson, Mo., police officer on Aug. 9.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Cohen / Pool St. Louis Post-Dispatch

A man crawls on a truss of a building to witness a fire that engulfed a warehouse in Manila.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: NOEL CELIS / AFP

Palestinians inspect the rubble of destroyed Al-Basha tower in Gaza City. The Israeli air force ramped up its targeting of high-rise buildings in Gaza City, destroying a 13-story building overnight. The Basha Tower was evacuated before the attack, which left several people injured, local reports said. Israel and Hamas agreed Tuesday to a long-term cease-fire, both sides said, raising hopes that a 50-day-old conflict that has killed more than 2,200 people might be at an end.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED SABER / EPA

A boy plays behind a passenger "jeepney" in a street flooded by heavy rain overnight in Manila.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TED ALJIBE / AFP

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 Times

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 Times

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 Images

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 Times

Beyonce performs at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum in Inglewood.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ROBYN BECK / AFP/Getty Images

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 Images

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 Images

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 Images

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 Images

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 / Bloomberg

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 / EPA

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 / EPA

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 Images

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 Images

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 Images

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Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism.  In Papua New Guinea, Mount Tavurvur erupted, spewing rocks and ash into the air, forcing the evacuation of communities and the rerouting of flights. In Southern California, huge ocean swells generated by Hurricane Marie battered the coast, producing eye-popping waves for the bravest of surfers, while at the same time putting low-lying seaside communities at significant risk of flooding and beach erosion. More photos

And in Northern California, several buildings in downtown Napa were red tagged after a 6.0 earthquake hit the area.

Gaza City: Palestinian women watch as a little girl gets help stepping off a push cart at a park in downtown Gaza City one day after an unconditional ceasefire was signed between Hamas and Israel.

Dolo Town, Liberia: Liberian health workers disinfect shoes after leaving an observation room for people with possible Ebola symptoms at a government clinic.

Barcelona, Spain: Runners take part in the Discovery Underground Barcelona 2014, a unique running event taking place inside the underground between the stations before the opening hours of the Metro’s service.

Gerlach, Nev.: An art car rolls toward the Black Rock DMV to be registered at the annual Burning Man event in the Nevada desert.

Atlanta: At the annual Foreign Object Debris Walk at Hartsfield Jackson International Airport, approximately 100 airline and airport employees volunteered to walk the runways to find and remove debris that could be hazardous to aircraft.

Buñol, Spain: A resident takes a peek outside at the mess created by the annual Tomatina tomato fight during the 69th edition of the tomato-throwing festival.

St. Louis: Michael Brown’s casket is wheeled out of Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church at his funeral. Hundreds of people gathered to say goodbye to Brown, who was shot and killed by a Ferguson, Mo., police officer on Aug. 9.

Add stops in England, Germany, Switzerland, Afghanistan,Ukraine and Tahiti to round out the report.

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