Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Smoke and flames rise after an explosion in the Syrian town of Kobani, as seen from the southeastern Turkish village of Mursitpinar in the Sanliurfa province, on Oct. 20. Turkey dropped its refusal to allow Kurdish fighters over the border to defend besieged Kobani, saying it was now helping Iraqi peshmerga to cross the frontier in a major policy shift.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BULENT KILIC / AFP

Kurdish people observe smoke rising from the Syrian town of Kobani, also known as Ain al-Arab, after an explosion seen from the southeastern Turkish village of Mursitpinar on Oct. 20.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BULENT KILIC / AFP

Los Angeles Galaxy fans hold signs celebrating the last home game for Galaxy midfielder Landon Donovan during an MLS soccer match against the Seattle Sounders in Carson on Oct. 19.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kelvin Kuo / FR170752 AP

Indian schoolchildren perform yoga at Delhi Public School in Hyderabad, India, on Oct. 20. Nearly 5,000 people, including students, teachers and parents, performed seven yogic postures after a prayer for world peace.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mahesh Kumar A. / AP

Two 3-week-old white lion cubs play with a stuffed donkey at Belgrade Zoo on Oct. 20. The two white lion cubs, an extremely rare subspecies of the African lion, were born at the zoo. They are being bottle-fed by zookeepers after they were rejected by their mother.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDREJ ISAKOVIC / AFP

A group of athletes compete in the International Marathon in Guadalajara, Mexico, on Oct. 19.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ulises Ruiz Basurto / EFE

Brazilian surfer Samuel Pupo is shown in action during the Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal Expression Session at Supertubos Beach in Peniche, Portugal, on Oct. 20.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOSE SENA GOULAO / LUSA

President Obama casts his early vote at Dr. Martin Luther King Community Center in Chicago on Oct. 20.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Antonio Perez / Chicago Tribune

More galleries on Framework

return to gallery

Pictures in the News | Oct. 20, 2014

The Week in Pictures | Dec. 30, 2013 – Jan. 5, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, we rang out 2013 and ushered in 2014 with the 125th Rose Parade in Pasadena  and the 100th Rose Bowl game....   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | Oct. 20, 2014

Pictures in the News | July 24, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Syrian rebels hunt for snipers in the center of Selehattin during fighting between rebels and Syrian troops; rescuers evacuate an elderly...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | Oct. 20, 2014

Moammar Kadafi killed in fall of Surt

Reports were spreading Thursday that deposed Libyan leader Moammar Kadafi was captured and killed in the fall of his hometown of Surt. The information center for the...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | Oct. 20, 2014

Angels Flight's first opening

Dec. 31, 1901: The Los Angeles Incline Railway, aka Angels Flight, opens for business. The Jan. 1, 1902, Los Angeles Times reported:

Mayor...

  View Post»

Pictures in the News | Oct. 20, 2014

In Monday’s Pictures in the News, smoke and flames rise after an explosion in the Syrian town of Kobani, also known as Ain al-Arab, as seen from the southeastern Turkish village of Mursitpinar in the Sanliurfa province. Turkey dropped its refusal to allow Kurdish fighters over the border to defend the besieged Kobani, saying it was now helping Iraqi peshmerga to cross the frontier in a major policy shift.

Hyderabad, India: Indian schoolchildren perform yoga at Delhi Public School. Around 5,000 people including students, teachers and parents performed seven yogic postures, following a prayer for world peace.

Belgrade, Serbia: Two 3-week-old white lion cubs play with a stuffed donkey toy at Belgrade Zoo. The two white lion cubs, an extremely rare subspecies of the African lion, were born at the zoo. They are being bottle fed by zookeepers after they were rejected by their mother.

Chicago: President Barack Obama casts his early votes at Dr. Martin Luther King Community Center.

And there’s more from around the world.

No comments yet

Add a comment or a question.

If you are under 13 years of age you may read this message board, but you may not participate. Here are the full legal terms you agree to by using this comment form.

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until they've been approved.

Required

Required, will not be published