David Aguilar of Mar Vista skateboards while carrying his surfboard and 2-month-old nephew, Alonso Metcalf, along Venice Boulevard during the car-free CicLAvia festival on Sunday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles TimesLink
Fountain Valley Fire Battalion Chief Ron Cookston stands in a garage doorway while checking damage Monday to a home in the 10200 block of Oriole Avenue in Fountain Valley after fire spread through most of the house the previous night. It took 30 firefighters from the Fountain Valley Fire Department to extinguish the blaze that also consumed a trailer in the driveway.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mark Boster / Los Angeles TimesLink
The Los Angeles Council of Religious Leaders on Sunday holds an interfaith prayer service in memory of the 34 people who died during the city's Watts riots 50 years ago.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Marcus Yam / Los Angeles TimesLink
Margarita Mamun of Russia performs a ball exercise during individual finals at the 4th Hungarian Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup tournament in Budapest, Hungary, on Sunday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Tibor Illyes / MTILink
People wearing illuminated LED suits perform during the National Day Parade in Singapore on Sunday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: WALLACE WOON / EPALink
Kashmiri daily-wage and contractual government employees taking part in a protest shout slogans as Indian police spray purple colored water from a water cannon to disperse them in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, on Monday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: FAROOQ KHAN / EPALink
Vehicles and residents make their way through a flooded street in Wenling, in eastern China's Zhejiang province, on Monday after strong storms hit the area during Typhoon Soudelor's landfall.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: STR / AFPLink
A peace lantern is placed on Fort Loudoun Lake during a ceremony Sunday in Knoxville, Tenn., marking the 70th anniversary of the U.S. bombing of Nagasaki, Japan.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Saul Young / Knoxville News SentinelLink
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