Dodger Drew Butera consoles Hanley Ramirez after being eliminated by the Cardinals in Game 4 of the NLDS in St. Louis Tuesday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles TimesLink
Surfers take their last waves as the sun sets over the El Porto neighborhood in Manhattan Beach on Oct. 7.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles TimesLink
An investigation is underway after a deputy-involved shooting Oct. 8 in the 5000 block of Olympic Boulevard left one man wounded.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mark Boster / Los Angeles TimesLink
Cecep Nurwendaya shows the phases of a total lunar eclipse, or the blood moon, during a press conference in Indonesia at the Jakarta Planetarium and Observatory. The eclipse wasn't seen on Oct. 8 because of clouds in Jakarta.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: BAGUS INDAHONO / EPALink
Residents gather outside their houses in the Karo district as giant ash clouds, seen in the background, rise from the crater of Mount Sinabung volcano during an eruption late Oct. 7 after an earlier eruption on Oct. 5.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: SUTANTA ADITYA / AFPLink
An Indian potter prepares clay lanterns used during Diwali celebrations ahead of the forthcoming Hindu festival in Jalandhar on Oct. 8. Diwali, celebrated this year on Oct. 23, marks the victory of good over evil and commemorates the time when the Hindu god Lord Rama achieved victory over Ravana, and returned to his kingdom of Ayodhya after 14 years' exile.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: SHAMMI MEHRA / AFPLink
Kurdish people throw stones at Turkish armored vehicles firing tear gas as Turkish army soldiers try to remove people from the border area near the Syrian town Kobani on Oct. 7. Fresh airstrikes by the U.S.-led coalition hit positions held by Islamic State militants.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ARIS MESSINIS / AFPLink
Balinese men lash burning coconut husks at each other during Mesabatan Api, a sacred firefighting ritual, at a Hindu temple in Bali, Indonesia, on Oct. 8.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Firdia Lisnawati / Associated PressLink
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