Tuesday’s Pictures in the News begins in a Compton courtroom, where Marion “Suge” Knight pleaded not guilty to murder, attempted murder and other charges filed after he struck two men with his truck last week.
East Coast: Remnants of a bad snowstorm has forced Tuesday’s parade for the NFL’s Super Bowl-winning New England Patriots to be postponed.
Donetsk, Ukraine: A firefighter walks away after shelling destroyed several houses in the eastern Ukrainian city. At least 16 civilians have been killed in fierce fighting across eastern Ukraine over the past 24 hours.
Ceuta, Spain: Two immigrants try to jump over the Ceuta border fence, the Spanish enclave on the northern tip of Morocco.
Tokyo: People try to catch lucky beans scattered by celebrities during “Mame-maki,” a bean-throwing ceremony, at Zojyoji Buddhist temple. The ritual, performed annually to mark the beginning of the spring in the lunar calendar, is believed to bring good luck and drive away evil.
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: A Hindu devotee takes a shower as part of a cleaning ritual before his pilgrimage during the Thaipusam festival.