Jasmine Richards holds a picture of Ezell Ford inside LAPD headquarters Tuesday during public comments at the Police Commission hearing. Ford was killed in a controversial shooting by LAPD officers in 2014.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles TimesLink
A Los Angeles firefighter finishes putting out a fire where more than 100 firefighters worked to douse a commercial building engulfed in flames in the Broadway-Manchester neighborhood of South L.A. on Tuesday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles TimesLink
Students from the Joseph-Koenig-Gymnasium high school watch as hearses carrying the remains of 16 of their fellow students and two teachers who were killed in the Germanwings plane crash in March drive slowly past on Wednesday, in Haltern am See, Germany. A total of 44 German victims of the crash were repatriated to Germany in a tragedy that devastated the small town. Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz deliberately crashed Germanwings flight 4U9525 into mountains in southern France on March 24, instantly killing all 150 people on board.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sascha Schuermann / Getty Images EuropeLink
Reenactors dressed as soldiers from the era of the Battle of Waterloo travel on an escalator after attending a memorial unveiling at Waterloo Station in London on Wednesday. The new war memorial honors all of the allied forces who fought at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815. The centerpiece is a giant replica of the reverse of the Waterloo Campaign medal.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kirsty Wigglesworth / APLink
A cyclist rides by a lawn sprinkler in the Tiergarten park in Berlin on Wednesday morning.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lukas Schulze / dpaLink
A picture taken from the Turkish side of the border with Syria shows Syrian refugees near Akcakale, Sanliurfa province, southeastern Turkey. More than 320,000 people are likely to have been killed in Syria's civil war, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said. The organization said it had been able to document the deaths of 230,618 people, including 69,494 civilians. of whom more than 7,000 were children.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: SEDAT SUNA / EPALink
Demonstrators clash with police during a march by students and professors to present a proposal for education reform in Santiago, Chile.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARIO RUIZ / EFELink
Cleveland Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova of Australia, center, shoots as Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, left, defends in the second half of Game Three of the NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. The winner of the best-of-seven series will be NBA Finals Champion.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: LARRY W. SMITH / EPALink
Ronnie Renner of the United States jumps in front of the Academia of Athens to promote the Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour at the Dionyssos Marble Quarry in Athens.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Predrag Vuckovic Handout / GLOBAL NEWSROOM / Predrag VuckovLink
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Former First Lady Betty Ford's body was flown Wednesday to Grand Rapids, Mich., for a funeral and burial Thursday on the grounds of the Gerald R. Ford Museum. Memorial... View Post»
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