Monday’s Pictures in the News begins in Northern California, where more than 12,000 residents have been evacuated as the destructive Rocky fire exploded to 60,000 acres across three counties and consumed 50 structures, including 24 homes. 138 more words
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This week, 6,500 competitors and 2,000 coaches from 165 countries gathered for an event as grand as their aspirations: the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles. 334 more words
Thursday’s Pictures in the News begins in the Indian Ocean, where investigators, trying to determine what happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 more than 16 months ago, said they were nearly certain that a 6-foot-long piece of a plane’s wing assembly was part of a Boeing 777 — and MH370 is the only such plane that is missing. 161 more words
Wednesday’s Pictures in the News begins in Kazan, Russia, with the moon rising over the Kazan Kremlin and the Qol Sharif mosque.
Chincoteague, Va.: Wild ponies are herded into the Assateague Channel during the annual pony swim event from Assateague Island to Chincoteague. 101 more words