An image of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. is displayed Sunday night during the 50th anniversary of a speech that civil rights activist gave at the Temple Israel of Hollywood.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles TimesLink
Australia's team member Caitlin Ward, center, falls during the UCI Cycling World Cup Women's Keirin, Final, at Alcides Nieto Patino velodrome, on Sunday in Cali, Colombia. Lin Junhong of China Team won the gold medal, Shanne Braspennincx of Netherland Team won the silver, and Melissa Erickson of the USA won bronze in this event.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Robayo / AFPLink
Bath's players take part in a scrum during the European Rugby Union Champions Cup match between Toulouse and Bath on Sunday at the Ernest Wallon Stadium in Toulouse, southern France.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Pascal Pavani / AFPLink
Pope Francis greets the crowd after celebrating Mass at a park in Manila on Sunday. Pope Francis celebrated Mass with millions of singing and cheering Catholics in the Philippine capital in one of the world's biggest outpourings of papal devotion.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ted Aljibe / AFPLink
A woman wearing a T-Shirt with a likeness of Pope Francis under her plastic poncho waits to see the pontiff's motorcade on Saturday in the Philippines.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Phil PrinsLink
A woman walks into the icy waters of a pond shaped as a cross on Monday during the celebration of the Epiphany holiday in Kiev, Ukraine. Among Orthodox Christians, the feast of Epiphany celebrates the day the spirit of God descended upon believers in the shape of a dove during Jesus Christ's baptism in the river Jordan.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sergei Supinsky / AFPLink
Firefighters battle a four-alarm fire at a home early Monday in Annapolis, Md. The occupants of the home were unaccounted for and fire officials were investigating.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Glenn A. Miller / Capital GazetteLink
Justine Dufour-Lapointe of Canada in action during the Women's Dual Moguls Finals at the FIS Snowboard World Championships 2015 in Kreischberg, Austria, on Monday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Barbara Gindl / APALink
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