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Paris City Hall clock master Antoine Walter maintains the 19th century clock on a municipal building.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOEL SAGET / AFP/Getty Images

An artist works on a mural in Kolkata, India, commemorating the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. The graffiti mural by German artist Zebster and Indian artist Dizy was created as a part of an Indo-German cultural project.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PIYAL ADHIKARY / EPA

Students march in Turin, Italy, as part of a nationwide protest against school and labor reforms enacted by the government.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARCO BERTORELLO / AFP/Getty Images

Dancers perform at the Friedrichstadt-Palast theater in Berlin during a dress rehearsal for the new show "The Wyld," directed by French fashion designer Thierry Mugler and Roland Welke.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BRITTA PEDERSEN / AFP/Getty Images

Elephants of the Swiss national circus Knie take a bath in Lake Geneva near Lausanne, Switzerland.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Valentin Flauraud / Associated Press

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, a day after the market suffered its biggest points loss of 2014.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Spencer Platt / Getty Images

Fraternity members from USC walk to a house on Almansor Street in Alhambra to hand out plants and yard ornaments after five USC students were arrested for allegedly raiding the neighborhood for lawn decor and plants to use for a frat party.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Gold medalist Simone Biles of the United States avoids a bee but keeps her smile during the medal ceremony for the women's all-around competition at the World Gymnastics Championships in Nanning, China.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lintao Zhang / Getty Images

A time exposure shows an ash cloud rolling down the slope of the Mt. Sinabung volcano erupting in Indonesia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SUTANTA ADITYA / AFP/Getty Images

Students wearing face masks walk on a street covered in volcanic ash from Mt. Sinabung in the village of Sukandebi, Indonesia. Sinabung has been erupting for five days, forcing hundreds to flee their homes.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DEDY SAHPUTRA / EPA

Students check their laptops and smartphones during a rally of pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong. Hong Kong's democracy protest leaders implored supporters to bring tents and dig in for the long haul, threatening to expand their occupation of key parts of the city after talks with the government collapsed.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PHILIPPE LOPEZ / AFP/Getty Images

Turkish Kurds on the outskirts of Suruc on the Turkey-Syria border offer their Friday prayers as they gather to support Syrian Kurds in nearby Kobani, Syria, where fighting between Syrian Kurds and the militants of the extremist group Islamic State intensified. Kobani and the surrounding area have been under assault by Islamic State since mid-September.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lefteris Pitarakis / Associated Press

Women dressed in traditional costume perform in the opening ceremony before the start of the 2014 Tour of Beijing cycling race in Chongli, China.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: WANG ZHAO / AFP/Getty Images

Indian Hindu devotees are silhouetted as they take a holy dip at the Sangam -- the confluence of the Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati rivers -- in Allahabad.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SANJAY KANOJIA / AFP/Getty Images

L.A. Kings captain Dustin Brown raises the Stanley Cup one last time during the team's NHL championship banner ceremony before their game against the San Jose Sharks at Staples Center.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times

Visiting the area for the first time, 64-year-old Fran Glod of Oswego, N.Y,, walks down the steps to a beach covered by a king tide high tide on Tybee Island, Ga. The annual king tide is the year's highest astronomical tide, when the alignment of the full moon causes higher than normal tides along the coast.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Stephen B. Morton / Associated Press

Mt. Sinabung spews hot lava and volcanic ash as it is seen from Karo, Indonesia. M. Sinabung has erupted for the last four days, forcing hundreds of people to flee their homes.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DEDY SAHPUTRA / EPA

Protesters march during a demonstration in Mexico City, demanding justice in the case of the 43 students that went missing in Iguala, Guerrero state, after a clash with local police. Thousands of people protested around the country on Wednesday amid fears the students were executed by a gang working with crooked police. The sign reads, "Indignation takes the streets."

PHOTOGRAPH BY: RONALDO SCHEMIDT / AFP/Getty Images

Pro-democracy protesters rest on the ground next to central government offices in Hong Kong. Talks between the Hong Kong democracy protesters and the Chinese government were called off Thursday just hours after demonstrators vowed to ratchet up their occupation of key parts of the city if their demands were not met.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ED JONES / AFP/Getty Images

People walk through a tunnel on the main road in the occupied areas in Hong Kong. Talks between the Hong Kong government and student leaders of a democracy protest that has blocked main roads in the Asian financial hub for nearly two weeks are canceled because they're unlikely to be constructive.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kin Cheung / Associated Press

Kurdish protestors clash with Turkish riot policemen in Istanbul. The Turkish army has deployed in the streets of Diyarbakir to impose a curfew following violent protests by pro-Kurdish demonstrators in southeast Turkey angry at the government's lack of action against jihadists in Syria.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: OZAN KOSE / AFP/Getty Images

Smoke rises from shelling in the Syrian town of Ain al-Arab, known as Kobane by the Kurds, as a Turkish tank guard at the Turkish-Syrian border, in the southeastern village of Mursitpinar. Kurdish fighters appeared to control most of the Syrian border town of Kobane on Thursday amid continued U.S. airstrikes on Islamic State jihadists.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ARIS MESSINIS / AFP/Getty Images

Alvaro Quiros of Spain hits a practice shot on the driving range prior to Day 1 of the Portugal Masters held at the Oceanico Victoria Golf Course in Portugal.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Dean Mouhtaropoulos / Getty Images

The race is on at Coral Romford Greyhound Stadium in Romford, England.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jamie McDonald / Getty Images

As part of the "Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red" evolving art installation at the Tower of London, 888,246 poppies will be planted in the moat by volunteers with the last poppy being planted on Nov. 11. Each poppy represents a British or Colonial fatality in the First World War.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Chris Jackson / Getty Images

Iraqis stand at the site of an explosion in the aftermath of a car bomb attack in Sadr City district of Baghdad.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AHMAD AL-RUBAYE / AFP/Getty Images

A Kenyan woman prays as other women sing songs of celebration to welcome President Uhuru Kenyatta after he landed from the International Criminal Court (ICC) at the Hague for his pretrial, at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, Kenya. Kenya's president is facing charges of organizing mass ethnic violence.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DANIEL IRUNGU / EPA

Palestinians receive Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah during his visit to Beit Hanun in the northern Gaza Strip. The Palestinian Authority cabinet ministers crossed into the Gaza Strip in a convoy of cars and will view damage from the 50-day war in the northern area of Beit Hanoun before meeting with the ruling Hamas faction to hold the first unity reconciliation talks.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED SABER / EPA

People walk on Hanoi street with national flags hanging, as Vietnam is set to celebrate the 60th anniversary of its liberation from French occupation on Oct. 10, 1954.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: HOANG DINH NAM / AFP/Getty Images

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 Times

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 Times

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 Times

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 / EPA

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 / AFP

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 / AFP

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 / AFP

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 Press

A specialized Ebola inhumation team cleans a house in Mananeh, Sierra Leone. Ebola may only be present in a few African nations, but fears over the crippling outbreak are infecting economies across the continent and may put its envy-inducing growth prospects at risk.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FLORIAN PLAUCHER / AFP / Getty Images

A convoy transporting a Spanish nurse who is believed to have contracted the Ebola virus from a 69-year-old Spanish priest leaves Alcorcon Hospital in Madrid. The nurse who treated a missionary for the disease at a Madrid hospital tested positive for the virus, Spain's health minister said.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Andres Kudacki / Associated Press

Lorde, the teenage singer-songwriter from New Zealand, performs at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times

Surfers hit the waves as tropical storm Simon pumps up a south swell at the Wedge in Newport Beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times

Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig walks back to the dugout after striking out against the Cardinals in the first inning of Game 3 in the National League Division Series in St. Louis. The Dodgers are trailing the Cards, 2 games to 1.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

The world's tallest observation wheel, the High Roller, is seen lighted in pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month at the LINQ Promenade in Las Vegas.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Steve Spatafore / Associated Press

A pro-democracy sculpture is seen in the Admiralty district in Hong Kong, which has been plunged into the worst political crisis since its 1997 handover as pro-democracy activists take over the streets following China's refusal to grant citizens full universal suffrage.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: XAUME OLLEROS / AFP / Getty Images

Pro-democracy protesters walk on an occupied road during ongoing protests of the mass civil disobedience campaign Occupy Hong Kong outside the government offices in the Admiralty district.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MAST IRHAM / EPA

A car sits upended on a tree after heavy floods in southern France. Parts of Montpellier lay underwater after the Lez River, which flows through the city, burst its banks. Hundreds of people spent the night in the local train station.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: GUILLAUME HORCAJUELO / EPA

A student wears face paint with the Catalan Nationalist flag and 9N logo as they protest Spain's constitutional court ruling stopping Catalonia from holding an independence referendum in front of Palau de la Generalitat at Sant Jaume Square in Barcelona . Catalan leaders last week set up the region's own "control commission" after the Spanish government moved to block the contested vote on independence for Catalonia , which it sees as a constitutional threat.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: LLUIS GENE / AFP/Getty Images

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man carries palm fronds to be used to build a sukkah in Jerusalem. According to religious tradition, during the Sukkot holiday known as the Feast of the Tabernacles, Jews are commanded to bind together a palm frond with two other branches, along with an "etrog," They make up the "four species" used in the rituals. The weeklong holiday begins Wednesday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sebastian Scheiner / Associated Press

Alleged militants stand next to an Islamic State flag atop a hill in the Syrian town of Ain al-Arab, known as Kobane by the Kurds, as seen from the Turkish-Syrian border in the southeastern town of Suruc, Turkey.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ARIS MESSINIS / AFP/Getty Images

A Thai jockey rides his mount at the annual water buffalo races in Chonburi. The centuries-old water buffalo racing festival is held annually in October among rice farmers to celebrate the rice harvest and mark the end of Buddhist Lent.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AZHAR RAHIM / EPA

The "@PinDropParty" during CicLAvia brought a mix of people and activity to the 2nd Street tunnel in downtown Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times

It was celebration time for the Royals after completing a three-game playoff sweep of the Los Angeles Angels at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times

High waves by Typhoon Phanfone batter a breakwater at a port in Kihou, Japan.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JIJI PRESS / AFP

Members of the Colla Vella Xiquets de Valls team form a human tower in Tarragona, Spain.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOSEP LAGO / AFP

Calvin Harris performs at the Austin City Limits Music Festival in Austin, Texas.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jack Plunkett / Invision

Supporters of River Plate cheer for their team before its Argentine First Division soccer game against Boca Juniors in Buenos Aires.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ALEJANDRO PAGNI / AFP

Indian Muslims pray during Eid al-Adha at the Vasi Ullah mosque in Allahabad, India.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rajesh Kumar Singh / Associated Press

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man in Netanya, Israel, examines an etrog, a lemon-like citrus fruit, for blemishes to determine if is ritually acceptable for the Jewish holiday of Sukkot.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Oded Balilty / Associated Press

A man jumps from a barricade set up for pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PHILIPPE LOPEZ / AFP

Kansas City Royals' players celebrate in the clubhouse after defeating the Angels in the American League division series in Kansas City, Mo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Charlie Riedel / Associated Press

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Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Europe, where a shooting star from the Perseid meteor shower burns up in the atmosphere in Hungary. The Perseid meteor shower occurs...   View Post»

   

The Week in Pictures | October 6 – 12, 2014

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The Week in Pictures | October 6 – 12, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We begin this week’s installment from West Africa, where a specialized Ebola team cleans a house in Sierra Leone. More photos

Mexico City: Protesters march during a demonstration demanding justice in the case of the 43 students who went missing in Iguala, Guerrero state, after a clash with local police.

Karo, Indonesia: Mt. Sinabung spews hot lava and volcanic ash, forcing hundreds of people to flee their homes.

Jakarta, Indonesia: The phases of a total lunar eclipse, or the blood moon, are shown during a news conference. According to NASA, the Oct. 8 blood moon is the second in an extraordinary series of lunar eclipses. The first was April 14. The third is on April 4, 2015, and the fourth is on Sept. 28, 2015.

Hong Kong: Pro-democracy protesters walk on an occupied road during ongoing protests of the mass civil disobedience campaign Occupy Hong Kong outside the government offices in Admiralty. More photos

New York: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange a day after the market suffered its biggest points loss in 2014.

Newport Beach: Surfers hit the waves as tropical storm Simon pumps up a south swell at the Wedge.

Las Vegas: The world’s tallest observation wheel, the High Roller, is seen lighted in pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Los Angeles: L.A. Kings Captain Dustin Brown raises the Stanley Cup one last time during the team’s NHL championship banner ceremony before a game against the San Jose Sharks. Video

Alhambra: A group of fraternity members from USC hand out flowers and yard ornaments to residents after five USC students were arrested for allegedly raiding a local neighborhood for lawn decor and plants to use for a fraternity party.

Add stops in Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Portugal, England, Kenya and the Gaza Strip to round out the report.

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