Each week, journalists all over the world produce photographs that make you laugh or cry, while others are aesthetically beautiful. These are some of the week’s most amazing images created by hardworking photographers all over the globe.
Electricity was cut in large portions of downtown San Francisco as a strong storm with high winds, torrential rain, and flooding hit the Bay Area. Passengers had to be evacuated from a train station that lost power.
The size and scope of the potential shutdown in California would be unprecedented.
For a second day, demonstrations over recent police killings of unarmed black men turned violent in Berkeley, California.
With weather as warm as our holiday spirit.
Noe Iniguez posted a topless photo of his ex-girlfriend on her employer’s Facebook page.
The first major rainstorm to hit drought-stricken California since February on Tuesday caused mudflows, felled power lines and large trees, and forced evacuations, especially in the southern part of the state.
Tiny Doo has been in jail for five months because prosecutors say his rap album links him to gang crimes.
Mistle(toe) while you work.
“More often than not I feel isolated, alone, and hurt by offensive comments and racial slurs.” As told to Krystie Yandoli.
Depp mumbled and staggered his way through a speech Friday night at the Hollywood Film Awards.
The #FindAMissingPerson hashtag was created to bring awareness to the thousands of people who go missing in the U.S. each year. We challenge you, the internet at large, to help find these 55 missing people.
The video has spread across the world.
Giving thanks for In-N-Out, mostly.
Francisco Garcia, 22, was shot and killed early Sunday morning outside his girlfriend’s home in Sylmar, California. Police have not yet made any arrests in connection with his death.
Happy 59th birthday to everyone’s favorite reality TV mom!
Minimum wage hikes passed in a whole slew of California cities.
The American Beverage Association spent about $11 million against the proposed taxes in two Northern California cities. The measure passed in Berkeley.
Updated: Police said they arrested a man suspected of killing three teenage girls Friday night in a hit-and-run in Southern California.
BuzzFeed News takes a look at the initiatives voters across the country will decide on Nov. 4 — and whether the referendums have a chance of passing.
As climate change makes the role of inmate firefighters in California increasingly crucial, Americans are beginning to ask whether the type of low-level offenders who qualify for the program even deserve to be locked up.
The state’s new Ebola policy came as a Stanford doctor was quarantined, and President Obama took a veiled shot at governors for “hiding under the covers.”
The pair were reportedly married for 55 years.
The ACLU filed a class action lawsuit against the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department in California on Wednesday. Gay, transgender, and bisexual inmates do not have access to opportunities and are often treated with neglect or abuse, the lawsuit alleged.
The local fire department live-tweeted the debacle.
Your world will never be the same.
You want a couch in New York? Fuhgetaboutit!