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Los Angeles Marathon runners revel under a cold spray of water at the water station at mile marker 16, in Beverly Hills on Sunday. More than 26,000 runners from all 50 states and more than 55 countries participated.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times

Two Los Angeles police officers were wounded by gunfire Sunday near the intersection of 65th Street and Broadway in the Florence neighborhood just before 6 p.m., Sgt. Cory Meisner said. Both have minor injuries.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

Police use a water cannon to disperse protesters led by the opposition Congress party in New Delhi on Monday. Police charged demonstrators rallying in the Indian capital against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's land reforms, which they say will harm the country's millions of farmers.


A member of Iraqi secruity forces, left, guards 31 suspected Islamic State members at the Iraqi Intelligence service's headquarters in Baghdad on Monday. Iraq said it had arrested 31 members of the jihadist group who were responsible for planning and carrying out 52 attacks in Baghdad, adding that the arrests were conducted in coordination with the security forces and the judiciary.


A young boy plays with a ball as his mother searches through the ruins of their family home on Monday in Port Vila, Vanuatu. Cyclone Pam hit South Pacific islands on Saturday with high winds, huge ocean swells and flash flooding and has caused severe damage. Aid agencies say it could be one of the worst disasters ever to hit the region.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Dave Hunt / Getty Images AsiaPac

People bring flowers to the eternal flame at the memorial of the heroic defense of Sevastopol (1941-1942) as Crimeans mark the year anniversary of the referendum that resulted in the annexation of the territory by Russia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Alexander Aksakov / Getty Images Europe

The statue of Christ the Redeemer is illuminated in green to celebrate the upcoming St. Patrick's Day, atop Corcovado hill in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Sunday.


Models display creations by Thai designer Pim Sukhahuta during the Sretsis 2015-16 autumn/winter collection in Tokyo on Sunday for the opening of Tokyo Fashion Week.


Jockey Nico de Boinville and Rolling Star fall during the Coral Cup at the Cheltenham Festival last week in England.


Dominique Maltais of Canada, blue bib; Nelly Moenne of France, red bib; Michela Moioli of Italy, green bib; Daniela Gerber of Switzerland, yellow bib; Belle Brockhoff of Australia, white bib; and Chloe Trespeuch of France, black bib, in action during the women's World Cup Snowboard Cross final race, in Veysonnaz, Switzerland, on Sunday.


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In Monday’s Pictures in the News, Los Angeles Marathon runners revel in a cold spray of water at mile-marker 16 in Beverly Hills. Southern California’s heat wave continued for a third day, sending temperatures 20 degrees higher than average for the region.

Los Angeles: Los Angeles police officers converge on a neighborhood after two fellow officers were wounded by gunfire Sunday evening.

Port Vila, Vanuatu:  Islanders search through the ruins of their homes after Cyclone Pam hit the South Pacific islands on Saturday with high winds, huge ocean swells and flash flooding.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: The statue of Christ the Redeemer is illuminated in green to celebrate the upcoming Saint Patrick’s Day.

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