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Tourists and locals stop to take pictures with a TIFF sign along King Street in downtown Toronto on the first day of the Toronto International Film Festival.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times

Father Richard Estrada leads fast-food protesters in prayer before 10 of them were arrested for failing to disperse in front of a downtown Los Angeles McDonald's restaurant. Calling for higher pay and the right to form a union without retaliation, fast-food chain workers protested as part of a wave of strikes and protests in 150 cities across the U.S.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mark Boster / Los Angeles Times

A worker carries a bucket to clean windows outside a Burger King restaurant before it opens as protesters demonstrate outside in Atlanta.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: David Goldman / Associated Press

A diver is at a sunken wreck in the expanded boundary waters of Lake Huron near Alpena, Mich. The Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary in Michigan has received federal approval to expand its size nearly tenfold and boost preservation of scores of additional shipwrecks in Lake Huron.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Thunder Bay National Marine Sanc

"No" activists gather near to where Scottish Labor leader Johann Lamont is campaigning ahead of the Scottish Referendum in Glasgow, Scotland. There is now just two weeks of campaigning left before voters go to the polls to vote yes or no on whether Scotland should become an independent country.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images

Forensic investigators prepare to examine a property where a woman is thought to have been beheaded in London. The body of 82-year-old Palmira Silva was discovered in a rear garden of a house on Nightingale Road. A 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder and is being held under police guard in a hospital.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Oli Scarff / Getty Images

A woman playing with her dog is silhouetted against the sky as sun sets in Berlin.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: CHRISTOPH SCHMIDT / AFP/Getty Images

Actor-director James Franco signs autographs as he arrives for the premiere of "The Sound and the Fury" during the 71st annual Venice International Film Festival.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: CLAUDIO ONORATI / EPA

The neighbors of an Ebola virus victim look at medical workers from the Liberian Red Cross carry his body in the small city of Banjol, Liberia. More than 1,900 people have died in the Ebola epidemic sweeping through West Africa.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DOMINIQUE FAGET / AFP/Getty Images

Palestinian men boil water amid the rubble of destroyed houses in the Shejaiya neighborhood of Gaza City. The reconstruction of the Gaza Strip, devastated during 50 days of war with Israel, will cost $7.7 billion, Palestinian experts said in a report.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED ABED / AFP/Getty Images

Indian schoolchildren crowd around a radio as they listen to a broadcast by Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivering his Teachers' Day speech at a primary school in Allahabad. Modi addressed hundreds of thousands of students during a live telecast to classrooms across India for the country's Teachers' Day celebrations.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SANJAY KANOJIA / AFP/Getty Images

Indian schoolgirls wear sarees as they perform a Thiruvathirakali, a popular group dance ahead of the Onam festival and on Teachers' Day at a school in New Delhi.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: RAVEENDRAN / AFP/Getty Images

A Chinese woman and her baby look at terra cotta warrior lanterns on display outside the Today Art Museum in Beijing.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: HOW HWEE YOUNG / EPA

A young girl explores the Exxopolis installation during a preview for the Brisbane Festival in Australia. Exxopolis is an interactive walk-in inflatable sculpture, which comes to nearly 3,300 square feet and is inspired by Islamic architecture, natural geometry and Gothic cathedrals.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DAN PELED / EPA

Kanye West performs during "The Yeezus Tour" at Perth Arena in Australia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Stefan Gosatti / Getty Images

Fast-food workers rally on Thursday outside a McDonald's in South Los Angeles asking for $15 an hour and the right to form unions.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Bob Chamberlin / Los Angeles Times

Dodgers second baseman Dee Gordon flips the ball to shortstop Hanley Ramirez to force out a Nationals player at second base in the seventh inning at Dodger Stadium Wednesday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Leng Yuting, 26, poses underwater for her wedding pictures at a photo studio in Shanghai, ahead of her wedding next year. Her fiance, Riyang, said they had their wedding photographs taken underwater because "it's romantic and beautiful."

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOHANNES EISELE / AFP

A long exposure taken at night shows Slovakia's High Tatras mountains as seen from the solar observatory station on the Lomnicky Stit peak.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOE KLAMAR / AFP

Firefighters respond to a fire on Harvard Terrace in the Allston neighborhood of Boston on Wednesday. The fire was contained about two hours after it was reported.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Matthew West / Boston Herald

Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen fire at Islamic State positions during an operation outside Amirli, about 105 miles north of Baghdad, on Wednesday. The Islamic State has carved out a self-styled caliphate in the large area straddling the Iraq-Syria border that it now controls.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Uncredited / Associated Press

Kashmiri residents struggle to withstand sudden and strong currents while wading through floodwaters while trying to move to safer places in Srinagar, India, on Thursday. At least 100 villages across the Kashmir valley were flooded by overflowing lakes and rivers, in the worst flooding in 22 years caused by heavy rains.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Dar Yasin / Associated Press

Members of the Cincinnati Reds watch from the dugout as heavy rain falls during a delay in the first inning of an interleague game against the Orioles on Tuesday in Baltimore.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Patrick Semansky / Associated Press

A motorist uses his mobile phone as he waits at a traffic light with thousands of others commuting on scooters into Taipei, Taiwan, on Thursday morning.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Santana / Associated Press

John Mayer plays to the Made in America audience in downtown Los Angeles' Grand Park on Sunday night. The 12-acre space's disjointed layout and abrupt grade changes actually played well to the multi-stage festival setup.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Audience members listen to Rise Against perform during the Made in America festival in downtown Los Angeles' Grand Park on Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis

Fernando Munoz and his wife, Roberta, share a kiss before their motorcycle club, composed of active and retired longshore workers, prepares to join other union members and their families, friends and supporters in the 35th annual Labor Day Parade in Wilmington.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Bob Chamberlin / Los Angeles Times

Landscapers trim grass in front of Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman's 82-feet-high white rabbit, as it leans up against an old aircraft hangar as part of the Taoyuan Land Art Festival in Taoyuan, Taiwan on Tuesday. Hofman's big yellow duck drew millions of visitors as it toured the island last year and festival organizers are hoping the rabbit will do the same. The Taoyuan Land Art Festival will take place Sept. 9-14.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Santana / Associated Press

Russian cadets of the Suvorov military school parade on Monday in St. Petersburg during a ceremony to mark the start of the academic year.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: OLGA MALTSEVA / AFP

In this aerial view, fountains of lava, nearly 200 feet high, spurt from a fissure in the ground on the north side of the Bardarbunga volcano in Iceland on Tuesday. The alert warning for the area surrounding the volcano remained at orange, indicating that it is showing increased unrest and greater potential for an explosive eruption.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Stefano Di Nicolo / Associated Press

A man stands near a lava eruption on Holuhraun, northwest of the Dyngjujoekull glacier, in Iceland on Monday. Lava fountains danced along a lengthy volcanic fissure near Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano Sunday, prompting authorities to raise the aviation warning code to the highest level and to close the surrounding airspace. The warning was lowered 12 hours later as visibility improved.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Eggert Johannesson / Associated Press

Two people remove dead fish from Cajititlan Lake in the Mexican state of Jalisco on Sunday. Close to 50 tons of fish have died in the last six days from unknown causes.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ulises Ruiz Basurto / EFE

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Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Calling for higher pay and the right to form a union without retaliation, fast-food chain workers protested as part of a wave of strikes and protests in 150 cities across the U.S. More photos

Gaza City: Palestinian men boil water amid the rubble of destroyed houses in the Shejaiya neighborhood of Gaza City. The reconstruction of the Gaza Strip, devastated during 50 days of war with Israel, will cost $7.7 billion, Palestinian experts said in a report.

Amirli, Iraq: Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen fire at Islamic State group positions during an operation. The Islamic State has carved out a self-styled caliphate in the large area straddling the Iraq-Syria border that it now controls.

Glasgow, Scotland: “No” activists gather near where Scottish Labour Leader Johann Lamont is campaigning ahead of the Scottish Referendum, when voters go to the polls to vote yes or no on whether Scotland should become an independent country.

Venice, Italy: Actor-director James Franco signs autographs as he arrives for the premiere of “The Sound and the Fury” during the 71st annual Venice International Film Festival.

Shanghai: A bride poses underwater for her wedding pictures at a photo studio ahead of her wedding next year. Her fiance said they had their wedding photographs taken underwater because “it’s romantic and beautiful.”

Baltimore: Members of the Cincinnati Reds watch from the dugout as heavy rain falls during a rain delay in the first inning of an interleague baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles.

Bardarbunga volcano, Iceland: Fountains of lava, nearly 200 feet high, spurt from a fissure in the ground on the north side of the Bardarbunga volcano in Iceland. The alert warning for the area surrounding the volcano remained at orange on Tuesday, indicating that it is showing increased unrest and greater potential for an explosive eruption.

Los Angeles: John Mayer plays to the Made in America audience in downtown L.A.’s Grand Park on Sunday night. The 12-acre space’s disjointed layout and abrupt grade changes actually played well to the multistage festival setup. More photos

1 Comment

  1. September 7, 2014, 11:51 am

    I seriously doubt the White Rabbit is leaning against an old aircraft hangar. With a sod roof the building is more likely to store something other than airplanes.

    By: bruno marr

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