Pictures in the News | Nov. 5, 2014

In Wednesday’s Pictures in the News, Bahraini Shiite Muslims pose for a selfie in the village of Sanabis during a ceremony marking Ashura, which commemorates the 7th century slaying of Imam Hussein, the grandson of Prophet Mohammed. Imam Hussein was killed by the army of Yazid I in 680 near Karbala, in present-day Iraq.

Norwalk: A worker counts mail-in and absentee ballots at the Los Angeles County registrar-recorder’s office after Tuesday’s voting.

Moscow: Russian soldiers wearing World War II-era Red Army uniforms take part in a military parade rehearsal as Russia marks the 73d anniversary of the 1941 historical parade, during which Red Army soldiers marched to the front line from Red Square, as Nazi German troops were just a few kilometers away.

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