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A traditional dance troupe whirls through the intersection of Cesar E. Chavez and Gage avenues during the 68th annual East Los Angeles Mexican Independence Day Parade and Festival.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

The seventh annual Blessing of the Waves ceremony took place in Huntington Beach on Sunday morning, though the surf was deemed too big for the traditional paddle-out at the end of the service. Father Christian Mondor, foreground, leads a blessing before wading into the water near the Huntington Beach Pier. The service included Tongan Singers and a speech by former Olympic swimmer Janet Evans.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times

Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier's bat flies from his hands in the sixth inning of a game Sunday against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Stadium.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christina House / For The Times

Michael Feinstein conducts the Pasadena Pops in a program of Great American Songbook songs about New York at the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden in Arcadia on Saturday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jenna Schoenefeld / For The Times

French choreographer and dancer Dominique Hervieu, director of the 16th edition of the Lyon Dance Biennial Festival, is shown Saturday in Lyon, France. The 45-show festival starts Wednesday and runs for three weeks.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JEAN-PHILIPPE KSIAZEK / AFP/Getty Images

A participant in the 5-kilometer Color Run in Brussels, in which runners get covered in colored powder, goes through a color station Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JULIEN WARNAND / European Pressphoto Agency

A jockey figure sits astride a dog named Tyson during a 50-meter pug-dog race in Wernau, Germany, on Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SEBASTIAN KAHNERT / AFP/Getty Images

Italian aircraft leave trails displaying Italy's national colors during the AIR14 air show in Payerne, Switzerland, on Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANTHONY ANEX / European Pressphoto Agency

Democracy activists are hit with a water cannon a "resistance workshop" Sunday in Hong Kong during to prepare for demonstrations involving civil disobedience. Pro-democracy groups vowed a "new era of civil disobedience" after Beijing imposed limits on future elections in the Chinese territory.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ALEX OGLE / AFP/Getty Images

The Tai Hang fire dragon dance is performed Sunday in Hong Kong as part of the first day of the Mid-Autumn Festival.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ALEX OGLE / AFP/Getty Images

A Palestinian man plays with his baby on a beach in Gaza City on Sunday, 12 days after the start of a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MAHMUD HAMS / AFP/Getty Images

Hindus splash water on a statue of the elephant-headed Hindu god Ganesha before immersing it in the Arabian Sea on Monday, the final day of the festival of Ganesha Chaturthi in Mumbai, India,

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Bernat Armangue / Associated Press

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In Monday’s Pictures in the News, a traditional dance troupe whirls through the intersection of Cesar E. Chavez and Gage avenues during the 68th annual East Los Angeles Mexican Independence Day Parade and Festival.

Huntington Beach: The seventh annual Blessing of the Waves ceremony took place Sunday though the surf was deemed too big for the traditional paddle-out at the end of the service.

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