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Ventura County sheriff's Deputy Guy Stewart surveys Gitana Avenue in Camarillo Springs after a deluge of rain created a cascade of mud and rock.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

Susan McCown checks out the damage to her niece's apartment after a second-story balcony on a mixed-use building in Long Beach partially collapsed after heavy rain in the area.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

Musicians play for a crowd of people gathered outside La Placita Church in Los Angeles to celebrate the Virgin of Guadalupe, considered by many to be the patroness of Mexico and the Americas.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

A protester is dragged from a Federal Communications Commission hearing in Washington, D.C. The protester was advocating for net neutrality.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / AFP/Getty Images

A Christmas star on top of a sales booth is pictured against the colorful morning sky at the Christmas market in Dresden, Germany.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Arno Burgi / Associated Press

A general view of the illuminated Old Town Square with the Christmas market in Prague, Czech Republic, is shown.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FILIP SINGER / EPA

Firefighters march in downtown Turin, Italy, during an eight-hour strike called by unions to protest against measures in the 2015 budget bill as well as against the controversial Jobs Act, which they say threatens workers' rights.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARCO BERTORELLO / AFP/Getty Images

A worker watches clashes between police officers and students during a protest in Milan, Italy. Thousands of union workers and students staging a general strike Friday marched in more than 50 cities to protest government reforms that they say erode workers' rights.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luca Bruno / Associated Press

An unidentified surfer rides a wave off Praia do Norte in Nazare, central Portugal.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FRANCISCO LEONG / AFP/Getty Images

A dog plays in a snow-covered park in Moscow. Temperatures in the Russian capital Friday hovered around 28 degrees.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Pavel Golovkin / Associated Press

From left, activists portraying Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbot, U.S. President Obama, Chinese President Xi Jinping, Canadanian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe demonstrate on the sidelines of the U.N. COP20 and CMP10 climate change conferences in Lima, Peru.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: EITAN ABRAMOVICH / AFP/Getty Images

Iraqi Shiite Muslims take part in Friday prayers at the shrine of Imam Abbas in Karbala ahead of the Arbaeen religious festival. The festival marks the 40th day after Ashura, which commemorates the 7th century killing of Prophet Mohammed's grandson, Imam Hussein.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED SAWAF / AFP/Getty Images

Displaced women receive food aid during a distribution in Adamawa, Nigeria. More than 1.5 million Nigerians have been forced from their homes by the raging Boko Haram-led Islamist insurgency, which has left 13,000 dead since 2009.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FLORIAN PLAUCHEUR / AFP/Getty Images

Visitors are silhouetted during the 2014 Lantern Festival in Jakarta, Indonesia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BAGUS INDAHONO / EPA

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Friday’s Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where residents in Camarillo Springs burn areas were hammered by a powerful storm. More photos

Los Angeles: Musicians play for a crowd of people gathered outside La Placita Church to celebrate the Virgin of Guadalupe, considered by many to be the patroness of Mexico and the Americas.

Washington, D.C.: A protester is dragged from a Federal Communications Commission hearing. The protester was advocating for net neutrality.

Turin, Italy: Firefighters march during an eight-hour strike called by unions to protest the controversial Jobs Act, which they say threatens workers’ rights.

Add stops in Germany, Portugal, Russia and the Czech Republic to round out the report.

 

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