The Clarion Hotel and Casino comes crashing to the ground in a controlled implosion is imploded in Las Vegas. It was the first casino implosion in Las Vegas since the New Frontier Hotel and Casino was brought down in 2007.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ethan Miller / Getty ImagesLink
A paddle boarder gets a close view of the waves crashing against the jetty in Redondo Beach.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mark Boster / Los Angeles TimesLink
Rich and Kathy Melvin shovel out their car in front of their house in Somerville,, Mass. The latest snowstorm left the Boston area with another two feet of snow and forced the MBTA to suspend all rail service for the day.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Josh Reynolds / Associated PressLink
The sun casts a golden glow on the historic Seventh Street Produce Market in Los Angeles on a warm Tuesday afternoon.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles TimesLink
Snowflakes sprinkle down onto a woman taking a walk through a forest in southern Germany.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: KARL-JOSEF HILDENBRAND / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
A Femen activist is held down as another is taken away by police officers after they staged a topless protest in front of the Lille courthouse in northern France, where Dominique Strauss-Kahn goes on trial on sex charges. The former head of the International Monetary Fund, whose career went down in flames amid accusations of sexually assaulting a hotel maid in New York, is facing pimping charges in France.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Michel Spingler / Associated PressLink
People walk past the bodies of two victims of shelling in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kramotorsk. At least six civilians were killed and 21 wounded in a rocket attack on Ukraine's military headquarters in the war-torn east, local authorities said. The attack also hit residential areas of Kramatorsk, which is considered to be under firm Kiev control.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: VOLODYMYR SHUVAYEV / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Townspeople search for survivors after reported airstrikes by Syrian regime forces in the rebel-held area of Douma, east of the capital, Damascus.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ABD DOUMANY / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Believers pray around a cross-shaped platform covered with candles placed in jars of honey during a ceremony marking the day of St. Haralampi, Orthodox patron saint of beekeepers, at the Church of the Blessed Virgin in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: NIKOLAY DOYCHINOV / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
A bicycle courier pedals past parked school buses along San Pedro Street in the Fashion District of Los Angeles on a warm Tuesday afternoon.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles TimesLink
Chinese dancers perform during a Spring Festival of Cambodia and China in Phnom Penh. Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen attended the performance.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: TANG CHHIN SOTHY / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Aam Aadmi Party supporters celebrate as they watch the results of Delhi Assembly Elections outside the party office at Patel Nagar in Delhi, India.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lam Yik Fei / Getty ImagesLink
Emirati officials walk past a design by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology during the second day of the Government Summit in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kamran Jebreili / Associated PressLink
The sun sets over the Ravi River in Lahore, Pakistan.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: OMER SALEEM / EPALink
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