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A firefighter walks past a smoldering hillside that was lit in a backfire along Highway 20 to stem the path of the Rocky fire just south of Clearlake, Calif.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

A lone firefighter tries to douse a portion of the Rocky fire along Highway 20 in Lake County.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

Neighbors watch as police investigate the scene of a possible murder-suicide, where a 47-year-old man and his 11-year-old daughter were found dead in Pittsfield, Mass. The Berkshire County district attorney's office says the bodies were found Monday afternoon while police were conducting a well-being check.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ben Garver / The Berkshire Eagle

Relatives and colleagues mourn during the funeral of Mexican photojournalist Ruben Espinosa, killed with four other people in Mexico City. Espinosa moved to the capital from the state of Veracruz after receiving threats and was found shot dead in an apartment in the capital.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sáshenka Gutiérrez / EPA

A man jumps in the water to surf at Arpoador, located outside Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro. The Rio government promised to clean 80% of the pollution and waste from neighboring Guanabara Bay, which will host sailing events, ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, but now admits that goal is unlikely to be reached.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mario Tama / Getty Images

A man rides his bicycle past a mural in Athens. Greece's economy is reeling from the impact of limits on money withdrawals and transfers that the government imposed on June 29 to avoid a collapse of the banking sector.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Yorgos Karahalis / Associated Press

Hungary's Katinka Hosszu competes in a preliminary heat of the women's 200-meter freestyle swimming event at the 2015 FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FRANCOIS XAVIER MARIT / AFP/Getty Images

Rescuers search for survivors at the site of a building collapse on the outskirts of Mumbai, India. According to an official, the building was more than 50 years old and had been damaged by the rain.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rafiq Maqbool / Associated Press

Nepalese women participate in a protest demanding equal citizenship rights in the new constitution in Katmandu, Nepal. According to reports, several groups are calling for women's rights to be enshrined in the new charter.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: HEMANTA SHRESTHA / EPA

A girl swims to escape the heat in front of a large cutout that raises awareness on water shortages at the Han River Park in Seoul. A heat wave warning was issued in Seoul as temperatures soared above 89 degrees

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ahn Young-joon / Associated Press

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Pictures in the News | Aug. 4, 2015

Pictures in the News | September 9, 2014

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in California, where the wilderness near Yosemite National Park's iconic Half Dome has been completely evacuated as a wind-driven wildfire...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | Aug. 4, 2015

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In Thursday's Pictures in the News actress Sandra Bullock makes a face as assistants help her press her hands into wet concrete during a ceremony, in front of the TCL Chinese...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | Aug. 4, 2015

Pictures in the News | Feb. 13, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Japan, where vocational students raise their fists during a rally to start off job-hunting in Tokyo. The Japanese government announced...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | Aug. 4, 2015

Westminster Kennel Club dog show

More than 2,000 purebred dogs will compete in the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Monday and Tuesday.   View Post»

   

Sacrificing the desert to save the Earth

Sacrificing the desert to save the Earth

By Julie Cart BrightSource Energy’s Ivanpah solar power project will soon be a humming city with 24-hour lighting, a wastewater processing facility and a gas-fired...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | Aug. 4, 2015

Pictures in the News | May 6, 2011

Friday's Pictures in the News feature begins in Indonesia, where Buddhists pray during a ceremony welcoming the holy month of Vesak. Elsewhere, models sporting vintage David...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | Aug. 4, 2015

Pictures in the News | March 29, 2011

In today's first batch of photos for Pictures in the News, we bring you the bright colors of the cherry blossoms in Washington and vibrant preparations for the birthday of...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | Aug. 4, 2015

Pictures in the News | Nov. 22, 2010

Berlin and Paris are ablaze in color for the holiday season; skaters in London take part in the first Big Ice Dance Workout at Somerset House; while elsewhere in the city, more...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | Aug. 4, 2015

Time Out | Sports images from around the globe

This week’s installment of our Time Out worldwide sports images includes a young hockey fan getting an up-close look at the physicality of the sport, a high-flying act from...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | Aug. 4, 2015

Pictures in the News | Sept. 7, 2010

A day after Labor Day we are going to highlight the worker — the striking worker, that is — with Tuesday's Pictures in the News feature. French unions launch a major strike...   View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 4, 2015

Tuesday’s Pictures in the News begins in Northern California, where the unpredictable Rocky fire grew to 65,000 acres after bursting through the containment line and jumping a highway, sending embers over firefighters. More photos

Mexico City: Relatives and colleagues mourn during the funeral for Mexican photojournalist Ruben Espinosa, killed with four other people in Mexico City.

Mumbai, India: Rescuers search for survivors at the site of a building collapse on the outskirts of Mumbai.

Katmandu, Nepal: Nepalese women participate in a protest demanding equal citizenship rights in the new constitution; several groups are calling for women’s rights to be enshrined in the new charter.

Add stops in Greece, Russia, Seoul and Rio de Janeiro to round out the report.

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