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Los Angeles Police Department investigators take measurements of skid marks at the scene where two pedestrians were killed when the driver of a Ford Mustang lost control while street racing and plowed into a crowd of spectators in Chatsworth. The driver fled on foot.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times

Thousands of teachers belonging to the United Teachers of Los Angeles union rally to press for contract demands in Grand Park.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Sturgeon Bay breaks ice in the shipping channel on the Hudson River in Catskill, N.Y. With the prolonged cold winter weather, the Coast Guard has been busy clearing shipping lanes.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mike Groll / Associated Press

Workers use heavy equipment to remove snow from a road in the Safidcher district of the Panjshir Valley of Afghanistan. Rescue teams were searching for victims of a series of avalanches that have killed scores of people in northeastern Afghanistan.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JAWAD JALALI / EPA

An Afghan youth works in a pea factory in Mazar-i-Sharif.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FARSHAD USYAN / AFP/Getty Images

Acrobatic pilots perform in front of a curtain of fire on the first public day of the Australian International Airshow at the Avalon Airfield southwest of Melbourne.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PAUL CROCK / AFP/Getty Images

Runners participate in the 2015 Tel Aviv Marathon in Israel.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: GIL COHEN-MAGEN / AFP/Getty Images

A Palestinian child stands next to a mural of a kitten, said to have been painted by British street artist Banksy, on the remains of a house that was destroyed during the 50-day war between Israel and Hamas militants in the summer of 2014, in the Gaza Strip town of Beit Hanun.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED ABED / AFP/Getty Images

A Pakistani vendor who sells bubble-making paraphernalia and balloons demonstrates for potential customers at his stall at the Rawal Lake Park in Islamabad.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AAMIR QURESHI / AFP/Getty Images

Protestors carry Palestinian flags during a demonstration against Israeli encroachment on a hill in the West Bank village of Bilin in front of the Israeli settlement of Modiin Illit, background.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: THOMAS COEX / AFP/Getty Images

A Houthi Shiite rebel with Yemen's flag painted on his face chants slogans during a rally to show support for leader of rebels, Abdel Malik Houthi, in Sana, Yemen.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Hani Mohammed / Associated Press

Powders of many bright colors are displayed for sale at a market ahead of the Holi festival in Bhopal, India.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SANJEEV GUPTA / EPA

Chinese army soldiers toughen up by shedding their shirts and dumping snow on their heads during a training exercise in Heihe in northeast China's Heilongjiang province.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: STR / AFP/Getty Images

Winter, an 11-week-old French bulldog, was on show at the American Kennel Club's announcement that the breed is in the top 10 favored breeds in America. The French bulldog is the most popular breed in the city of Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times

Journalists work outside the home where Islamic State militant Mohammed Emwazi, popularly known as Jihadi John, is believed to have once lived in London.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Carl Court / Getty Images

An undated image from a video released by Islamic State militants purports to show the militant who beheaded Alan Henning. Mohammed Emwazi has been identified by news organizations as the masked militant more commonly known as "Jihadi John."

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Associated Press

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, center, joins members of the audience in applauding at an open hearing at the Federal Communications Commission in Washington. The FCC opened the door for two community broadband providers to expand service, preempting state laws in Tennessee and North Carolina.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press

Officials inspect the repaired track in Oxnard, where a Metrolink commuter train derailed earlier in the week.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

Emergency personnel respond to a multivehicle pileup on Interstate 95 near Bangor, Maine. State police spokesman Steve McCausland says the pileup in Etna happened in heavy snow and involved many cars, a school bus and a tractor trailer.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Stephen McCausland / Associated Press

A woman pours out water from her house after heavy rains in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MIGUEL SCHINCARIOL / AFP/Getty Images

A boy plays with a toy tank as he sits with his family in a bomb shelter after their house was destroyed in the village of Myronivske, controlled by Ukrainian forces. Ukraine's military said it was starting the withdrawal of heavy weapons from the frontline, bolstering a stuttering peace plan as the United States and Russia traded barbs over the conflict.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANATOLII STEPANOV / AFP/Getty Images

A guest leaves at the end of the unveiling of Max Mara women's fall-winter 2015-16 collection, part of the Milan Fashion Week in Italy.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luca Bruno / AFP/Getty Images

Students shout slogans as they march during the second day of a strike in Madrid. Students across Spain are protesting changes in the system of university degrees.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Andres Kudacki / Associated Press

British singer Rita Ora poses with fans as she arrives for the Brit Awards ceremony at the O2 Arena in London.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FACUNDO ARRIZABALAGA / EPA

Passengers at a railway station in Jammu, India, board a train through an emergency window to get a seat.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JAIPAL SINGH / EPA

Visitors walk past a work by British artist Julian Opie during the ARCO Contemporary Art Fair at the Ifema exhibition site in Madrid, Spain.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JUAN CARLOS HIDALGO / EPA

A fire damaged a single-story commercial building at 4862 Santa Monica Blvd. in Hollywood on Tuesday, and a woman was taken to a hospital in "grave condition,'' authorities said.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times

A Metrolink train collided with a vehicle near the intersection of Rice Avenue and 5th Street in Oxnard on Tuesday morning. Crews, using cranes, lift one of the derailed cars back onto the tracks.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Michael Robinson Chavez / Los Angeles Times

As the Inglewood City Council met to discuss a measure that would allow developers to add an NFL stadium to an existing plan to develop property around old Hollywood Park, supporters applaud.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times

Clowns sit in the shoeshine chairs at Grand Central Terminal during a media event to promote Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus in New York.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TIMOTHY A. CLARY / AFP

Indian farmers wave flags as they participate in a protest rally against amendments proposed in a land acquisition bill by the government in New Delhi, India.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: RAJAT GUPTA / EPA

With a view of Brooklyn in the background, ice surrounds the Brooklyn Bridge on Tuesday. A wide swath of the country is experiencing record-breaking temperatures.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Seth Wenig / AP

A Russia-backed separatist uses a cable to climb inside the airport while supervising Ukrainian prisoners of war removing bodies of Ukrainian servicemen from the rubble of the airport outside Donetsk, Ukraine, on Wednesday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Vadim Ghirda / AP

Peter Prevc of Slovenia soars during a ski jumping training session at the 2015 Nordic World Skiing Championships in Falun, Sweden.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: EXPA / JFK / APA

Filipino soldiers and police link arms as they march toward the People Power monument during the 29th anniversary of the fall of President Ferdinand Marcos' dictatorship, in Quezon, east of Manila. The revolution was a bloodless uprising that ousted the late dictator in 1986.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FRANCIS R. MALASIG / EPA

Indian passengers stand and hang onto a train as it departs from a station on the outskirts of New Delhi.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MONEY SHARMA / AFP

A firefighter hoses down hot spots after a Metrolink train crashed into a produce truck in Oxnard early Tuesday. The crash, which occurred at the Rice Avenue crossing, derailed three of the passenger train's cars and injured at least 28 people.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

Emergency personnel look over the scene of a Metrolink train derailment in Oxnard early Tuesday. The train crashed into a truck, injuring at least 28 people.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

Uninjured Metrolink passengers wait to be transported after their train derailed in Oxnard early Tuesday. At least 28 others were hurt.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

Hugh waves lash against a lighthouse in Santander, in the northern province of Cantabria, Spain, on Tuesday. The State Meteorological Agency issued a red alert level on the northern coast of the country due to a spell of rough weather, including wind gusts up to 60 miles an hour.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ESTEBAN COBO / EFE

A US Airways Express plane is de-iced at the Indianapolis International Airport, early Tuesday. The early morning temperature at the airport was below zero.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: David J. Phillip / AP

Sweden's Charlotte Kalla jumps after winning the 10-km women's competition at the 2015 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Falun, Sweden, on Tuesday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JONATHAN NACKSTRAND / AFP

Revelers in the port town of Galaxidi, Greece, take a break as they celebrate Clean Monday with a flour fight to mark the end of the Carnival season. Clean Monday is the beginning of the 40-day Christian Lent fast that ends on Easter Sunday. Although Clean Monday ceremonies abound across Greece, the most common involving kite-flying, Galaxidi's flour fight is unique, and is thought to have been influenced by similar goings-on in Sicily in the 19th century.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Petros Giannakouris / AP

Indian farmers raise their hands in support as they listen to a speaker during a protest against the government's proposed move to ease rules for acquiring land to facilitate infrastructure projects in New Delhi, India, on Tuesday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Altaf Qadri / AP

Firefighters walk past refracted light and a building covered in ice created by their water canons as they battle a blaze on Tuesday in the Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia. The fire started in a building housing retail shops. No injuries were reported.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Matt Rourke / AP

A Fassmer-Shipyard worker walks past the bow area of the newly constructed coastal tourism vessel Helgoland in Berne, Germany, on Tuesday. The ship, which runs on natural gas, is expected to link Cuxhaven city on the German mainland and Helgoland island off the German coast. Helgoland has for decades asked for a reliable round-the-year connection to the mainland with a modern ship.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: INGO WAGNER / DPA

Jennifer Lopez is backstage at the 87th Annual Academy Awards on Sunday at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

Neil Patrick Harris prepares to go on stage for a bit at the Oscars on Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

Eddie Redmayne and Cate Blanchette arrive at the 87th Annual Academy Awards on Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

Julianne Moore wins the best actress Oscar for "Still Alice."

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

Eddie Redmayne takes the Academy Award for best actor for his role in "The Theory of Everything."

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times

Somalis run from an explosion during a fire that engulfed a fuel market, causing extensive property damage but no loss of life in the Hodan district of the capital Mogadishu, Somalia, on Monday. Mogadishu has a fire brigade but few firefighting vehicles in the city that is still recovering from decades of war.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Farah Abdi Warsameh / AP

A member of a Ukrainian military medical unit cries for his four comrades killed near Debaltseve during a ceremony in Artemivsk, eastern Ukraine, on Monday. Ukraine delayed a promised pullback of heavy weapons from the front line, blaming continuing attacks from separatist rebels.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Evgeniy Maloletka / AP

Bangladeshi rescue workers attempt to lift the wreckage of a ferry that capsized in the Padma River in Manikganj district, about 25 miles northwest of Dhaka on Monday. As many as 140 passengers were thought to be on the river ferry when it capsized Sunday afternoon after being hit by a cargo vessel in central Bangladesh. More than 50 were killed in the latest shipping mishap in the South Asian nation.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: A.M. Ahad / AP

Chinese blacksmiths work a furnace as they prepare to throw molten metal against a cold stone wall to create sparks in Nuanquan, Hebei Province, on Monday in China. The throwing of ladles of molten iron against brick walls creates a shower of sparks that looks like fireworks. It has been a tradition in Nuanquan Town for over 300 years.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lintao Zhang / Getty Images AsiaPac

Musicians parade during a carnival parade in Basel, Switzerland, on Monday. The traditional Basel carnival starts the Monday after Ash Wednesday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: GEORGIOS KEFALAS / KEYSTONE

This photo taken on Feb. 21 with a long exposure shows lightning streaks near the crater of Mount Sinabung volcano, glowing with lava, as seen from Karo district on Indonesia's Sumatra island.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SUTANTA ADITYA / AFP

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Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism.

This week, the glitz and glamour of Tinseltown was on display at the 87th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.

Washington. D.C.: The FCC opens the door for two community broadband providers to expand service, preempting state laws in Tennessee and North Carolina that prevented these and similar broadband providers in the two states from meeting local demand for broadband service.

New York; 11-week-old bulldog Winter was on show at the American Kennel Club announcement of the top 10 favored breeds in America.

Oxnard: A Metrolink train derails after slamming into a truck. At least 28 people were injured, four of them critically.

Chatsworth:  Los Angeles Police Department investigators measure skid marks at the scene where two pedestrians were killed when the driver of a Ford Mustang lost control while street racing and plowed into a crowd of onlookers.

Los Angeles: Thousands of teachers belonging to the United Teachers of Los Angeles union rally in Grand Park in downtown L.A. to press for contract demands.

Inglewood: The Inglewood City Council meets to discuss a measure that would allow developers to add an NFL stadium to an existing plan to develop property around old Hollywood Park.

Galaxidi, Greece: Revelers take a break as they celebrate Clean Monday with a flour fight to mark the end of the Carnival season. Clean Monday is the beginning of the 40-day Christian Lent fast that ends on Easter Sunday. Although Clean Monday ceremonies abound across Greece, the most common involving kite-flying, Galaxidi’s flour fight is unique and is thought to have been influenced by similar goings-on in Sicily in the 19th century.

Catskill, N.Y.: The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Sturgeon Bay breaks ice in the shipping channel on the Hudson River.

Madrid, Spain: Students shout slogans as they march during the second day of a strike protesting changes in the system of university degrees.

Basel, Switzerland: Musicians march during the carnival parade in Basel. The traditional Basel carnival starts the Monday after Ash Wednesday.

And there’s more.

Add stops in Israel, Afghanistan, Brazil, Ukraine, Italy and China to round out the report.

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