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Robin Seimar, right, photographs Veronica Ericsson with the Hollywood sign in the background in one direction, and the downtown Los Angeles skyline in the other at Griffith Park on Sunday. Los Angeles City Parks and Recreation recently opened up Mount Hollywood Drive to let people get up close to take pictures of the Hollywood sign. This came in response to people in nearby Beachwood Canyon who complained of too much tourist traffic in their neighborhood. But now the same thing is happening in Griffith Park.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

A tiger butterfly circles around a Griffith Park hilltop with downtown Los Angeles skyline in the background.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

FIDLAR performs at the fourth annual Burgerama, the two-day Santa Ana festival thrown by Orange County DIY impresarios Burger Records.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Katie Falkenberg / Los Angeles Times

People rowing boats enjoy night views of cherry blossoms in full bloom on the Chidorigafuchi moat in Tokyo. The warm weather prompted many people to enjoy viewing cherry blossoms with some drinks.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kimimasa Mayama / EPA

A rainbow forms during stormy weather near Sehnde in the Hannover region, northern Germany.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Julian Stratenschulte / dpa

View of smoke billowing from the Villarrica volcano, in Pucon, south of Santiago, on Sunday. Part of southern Chile is on alert because of an increase in activity at the Villarrica volcano, just weeks after it erupted and forced thousands of people to evacuate.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sebastian Escobar / AFP

A fox runs past the door of 10 Downing Street in London on Monday. British Prime Minister David Cameron will ask Queen Elizabeth II on Monday to dissolve Parliament, kicking off formal campaigning for one of the most unpredictable elections in decades.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Justin Tallis / AFP

A resident carries a sheep through waters in a neighborhood of Srinagar on Monday. At least 10 people have been buried by mudslides and hundreds more have had to flee their homes after heavy rain triggered flooding in Indian Kashmir, police said.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rouf Bhat / AFP

Indians gather near a passenger bus that overturned after it plunged into a gorge in Garhwa district of Jharkhand state, India, on Monday. The accident happened after the bus driver lost control of his vehicle on a sharp curve on a mountain road.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Associated Press

Kashmiri villagers and officials carry a dead body following landslides due to heavy rainfall in the village of Laden near Chadoora west of Srinagar on Monday. Landslides have buried at least 15 people in Indian Kashmir as hundreds fled their homes after heavy rain triggered flooding around the mountainous region.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AFP

Iraqi security forces attack Islamic State extremists in Tikrit, 80 miles north of Baghdad, Iraq, on Monday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Khalid Mohammed / Associated Press

Supporters of the Houthi Group hold posters bearing the portraits of victims of the recent suicide attacks during a rally against airstrikes carried out by a Saudi-led coalition against Houthi rebels in Sana’a, Yemen, on Monday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Yahya Arhab / EPA

At least 21 people were hurt when an Expo Line train collided with a car Saturday in Los Angeles. Firefighters and paramedics were dispatched to the accident site around 10:50 a.m., a city fire department spokesman said. The train appeared to be heading east.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times

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In Monday’s Pictures in the News, tourists flock to views of the Hollywood sign in Griffith Park. Los Angeles City Parks and Recreation recently opened up Mount Hollywood Drive to let people get up close to take pictures of the Hollywood sign. This came in response to people in nearby Beachwood Canyon who complained of too much tourist traffic coming through their neighborhood. But now the same thing is happening in Griffith Park.

Tokyo: People enjoy the night view of cherry blossoms in full bloom on Chidorigafuchi moat. The warm weather prompted many people to enjoy viewing cherry blossoms with some drinks.

Pucon, Chile: Smoke billows from the Villarrica volcano south of Santiago. Part of southern Chile is on alert because of an increase in activity at the Villarrica volcano, just weeks after it erupted and forced thousands of people to evacuate.

Los Angeles: At least 21 people were hurt when an Expo Line train collided with a car on Saturday. Firefighters and paramedics were dispatched to the accident site around 10:50 a.m., a city fire department spokesman said.

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