Community members attend a candle light vigil at Stewart Park for those killed during a shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Michael Sullivan / The News-ReviewLink
Diana Nicolay, a former employee of Umpqua Community College, wears a school sweatshirt during a candle light vigil for those killed during a fatal shooting at the school.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rich Pedroncelli / Associated PressLink
BASE jumpers are pictured against the skyline shrouded in a thick haze during the Kuala Lumpur Tower International Jump in Malaysia. More than 100 BASE jumpers take part in this extreme sport event, which enters its 15th year.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: FAZRY ISMAIL / EPALink
Wind and rain from Hurricane Joaquin affect Nassau, Bahamas. Hurricane Joaquin dumped torrential rains across the eastern and central Bahamas on Friday as a Category 4 storm.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Tim Aylen / Associated PressLink
NASA image of hurricane Joaquin pictured from the International Space Station.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: SCOTT KELLY / NASALink
Rescue workers carry a body away from the site of a landslide in Santa Catarina Pinula, on the outskirts of Guatemala City. Recent rainfall provoked the landslide, affecting dozens of homes.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Moises Castillo / Associated PressLink
A fashion goer is pictured on the street of Paris during the fashion week.
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Visitors enjoy a ride on a ferris wheel at the 182nd annual Oktoberfest, backdropped by St. Paul's Cathedral in Munich, Germany. The world's largest folk and beer festival runs from 19 September to 04 October.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MATTHIAS BALK / EPALink
Evangelical Christian pilgrims from Brazil raise their hands in the air as they pray a mass baptism ceremony, in the waters of the Jordan River at Yardenit in northern Israel. According to the gospels Jesus Christ was baptized in the water of the Jordan River by John the Baptist.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: GALI TIBBON / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Refugees and migrants arrive at the Greek island of Lesbos after crossing the Aegean sea from Turkey. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomed the European Union's decision to inject $1 billion to help countries overwhelmed by Syrian refugees, but said more must be done to relocate migrants.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ARIS MESSINIS / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
An Afghan soldier raises his hands as a victory sign, in Kunduz city, north of Kabul, Afghanistan. The new leader of the Afghan Taliban says their capture of the northern city of Kunduz was a "symbolic victory" that showed the strength of the insurgency even though the Taliban pulled out of the city after three days.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Dehsabzi / Associated PressLink
Israeli border police officers carry a right wing protester after he attempted to block a road during a demonstration, a day after a drive-by shooting by suspected Palestinian gunmen killed a Jewish settler couple driving home with their children, in Jerusalem.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sebastian Scheiner / Associated PressLink
A Pakistani camel owner looks for customers as people visit Karachi beach suffering from warm weather.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Shakil Adil / Associated PressLink
A man carries his son as he walks through the haze on the way to his house as a fire burned peatland and fields in South Sumatra, Indonesia. The air pollution or haze has been an annual problem for the past 18 years in Indonesia. It's caused by the illegal burning of forest and peat fires on the islands of Sumatra and Borneo to clear new land for the production of pulp, paper and palm oil.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ulet Ifansasti / Getty ImagesLink
LAPD gang detectives watch as a bullet-riddled car is taken away after a woman was shot in the Hyde Park neighborhood of South L.A. early Wednesday morning.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles TimesLink
An investigation is underway in the 18900 block of Gothard Street in Huntington Beach, where a woman was seriously injured early Wednesday after an explosion occurred inside a storage container at Huntington Beach Propane.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles TimesLink
Beckanne Sisk of Barak Ballet in selections from Beethoven's Creatures of Prometheus with Gustavo Dudamel conducting the L.A. Phil, the Simn Bolvar Symphony and Los Angeles Master Chorale at Walt Disney Concert Hall on Los Angeles on Sep. 29, 2015.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles TimesLink
The sun shines through the "Martinsloch" (Martin's Hole) with the Tschingelhoerner mountain range down on the village and church of Elm on Sept. 30, 2015 in Elm in the canton of Glarus, Switzerland. The phenomenon takes place for only a couple of minutes in spring and autumn each year.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gian Ehrenzeller / KEYSTONELink
Kirby Chambliss, Nicolas Ivanoff and Matthias Dolderer fly over Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park in Utah.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOERG MITTER / GLOBAL NEWSROOMLink
A young married couple poses for pictures at sunrise in front of the Eiffel tower in Paris.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: LUDOVIC MARIN / AFPLink
People stand around a leopard with its head stuck in a vessel in Rajsamand district of Rajasthan state, India on Sept. 30, 2015. The leopard's head got stuck when it attempted to drink water from the pot, according to news reports. Forest officials tranquilized the animal and sawed off the vessel later in the day.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kabir Jethi / APLink
Pope Francis arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican on Sept. 30, 2015.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Riccardo De Luca / APLink
Ultra-Orthodox Jews cover their heads with prayer shawls and carry the 'four species' during special prayers at the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest site, as they recite the Birkat Cohanim or Priestly Blessing in Jerusalem, Israel on Sept. 29, 2015.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ABIR SULTAN / EPALink
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jacquelyn Martin / Associated PressLink
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Marcus Yam / Los Angeles TimesLink
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Julio Cortez / Associated PressLink
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mark J. Terrill / Associated PressLink
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JACQUES DEMARTHON / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
PHOTOGRAPH BY: RICARDO GARCIA VILANOVA / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
PHOTOGRAPH BY: NIC BOTHMA / EPALink
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The blood moon rises during a lunar eclipse behind the Ferris Wheel at the Irvine Spectrum mall in Irvine.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Don Bartletti / Los Angeles TimesLink
The blood moon rises during a lunar eclipse over the Griffith Observatory.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Patrick T. Fallon / For The TimesLink
The blood moon rises during a lunar eclipse over San Pedro.Link
A Glendale Police investigator processes the evidence around a crime scene where one man was found dead in front of the Glendale courthouse and another man suffered serious stab wounds early Monday morning.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mark Boster / Los Angeles TimesLink
Mary Lee, center, is hugged at a vigil for her son Wendell Lee who was gunned down in Watts.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Barbara Davidson / Los Angeles TimesLink
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Antonio Calanni / APLink
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