In Los Angeles on Thursday, President Obama talks with Jimmy Kimmel during a commercial break while an appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live."
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles TimesLink
Community members gather Thursday in a backyard home east of downtown Los Angeles to celebrate the closure of the Exide Technologies battery recycling plant.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles TimesLink
A helicopter flies over New York City as the moon rises near a building seen from Jersey City, N.J.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Julio Cortez / Associated PressLink
In Paris on Friday, members of a police intervention unit take positions outside a building where a man is held up with his children and threatening their safety.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: THOMAS SAMSON / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
The scene at the FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup in Megeve, France, on Friday: The ski cross competition with, from left, Anna Holmlund of Sweden, Katrin Ofner of Austria, Marte Hoeie Gjefsen of Norway and Alizee Baron of France.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Agence Zoom / Getty ImagesLink
Sheep jump through the snow near Castleside, England, on Friday as Britain braces for more snow.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Owen Humphreys / Associated PressLink
Models cluster at Saint Laurent's presentation of its ready to wear collection Monday as part of Paris Fashion Week.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jacques Brinon / Associated PressLink
in Gauhati, India, on Friday, the body of a leopard is carried from the narrow cave into which the animal fell. It died before it could be rescued.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Associated PressLink
The Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: CHRISTOPHE SIMON / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
In Beit Hanun in the Gaza Strip on Friday, Palestinian youths practice their Parkour skills past a mural 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.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED ABED / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
During the fifth Jerusalem Marathon on Friday, a runner leaves the Zion Gate after running through the Old City. Some 25,000 participants from 60 countries took part.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JIM HOLLANDER / EPALink
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