Katie Ledecky breaks a world record, young divers in China, and Ukraine’s Independence Day | August 24
The day in photos around the world.
Thrills and spills from Oktoberfest, Singapore Grand Prix, France’s “mud race” and more in today’s daily brief.
Nick Tann 0 Comment Daily Brief Alice in Wonderland, Berlin Cathedral, car bomb, China, Croatia, earthquake, EU, fashion, festival, Fly Board, Germany, Grand Prix, India, Japan, Lebanon, Malala Yousufzai, Mexico, Moamer Kadhafi, painting, Pakistan, pandas, pierced, San Diego Zoo, Syria, Taliban, vegetarian, weapons
A deadly car bomb kills at least two and wounds 15 in Lebanon, devotees pierce their cheeks during the annual vegetarian festival in China, imaginative fashion at the “Alice In Wonderland In Me” show in Japan and more in today’s daily brief.
Nick Tann 0 Comment Daily Brief Afghanistan, Bali, China, Egypt, flood, Gangnam Style, gay, goat, Grand Prix, haunted house, Indonesia, Italy, Jennifer Hudson, King Juan Carlos, LGBT, meat, Muslim Brotherhood, Nepal, Nobel Peace Prize, Paddle for Peace, serial killer, Spain, surfing, Syria, The European Union, US Army, Usher, Vienna, Whitney Houston
Surfers remember the victims of the 2002 Bali bombing in Indonesia, singers perform for an upcoming Grammy salute to Whitney Houston, anti-Muslim Brotherhood demonstrators clashes with supporters of Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi and more in today’s daily brief.
Nick Tann 0 Comment Daily Brief Apple, Brazil, China, communism, crack, elephants, Ganesh, Grand Prix, Greenpeace, Hinduism, International Day of Peace, iPhone, Islam, Mao Zedong, monkeys, paralympics, PETA, Philippines, protest, Rio de Janeiro, Spain, tigers, wildfire
Members of the municipal Social Assistence department round up crack addicts for treatment, members of PETA and Greenpeace get dressed up for their causes, the Central Committee of the Communist Party’s China Executive Leadership Academy pays a visit to Mao Zedong’s old house and more in today’s daily brief.
The Baltimore Sun 0 Comment Sports, The Baltimore Sun Baltimore, Dario Franchitti, Grand Prix, Grand Prix of Baltimore, indycar, James Jakes, racing, Ryan Briscoe, Ryan Hunter-Reay, Simon Pagenaud, Will Power
The 2012 Grand Prix of Baltimore roared through downtown from Aug. 31 through Sept. 2. Compiled here are the latest photos coming in from around the track, within the stands and more.