Week in Photos: Ukraine marks a year of war; a beloved bishop's killing is mourned; snow falls on the Southland

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Ukraine records a achy anniversary of nan Russian invasion. The country, which has mostly weathered Russia’s powerfulness grid attacks, useful done condolences and demolition and vows to win. We look backmost astatine nan ongoing warfare done nan images of Los Angeles Times photographers.

A small, lone fig of a man successful nan foreground walks distant from a monolithic fiery detonation filling astir of nan background.

A fireball erupts aft Russian bombardment successful Kharkiv, Ukraine, successful March 2022.

(Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)

A worker prays during a religion service

At nan Sts. Peter and Paul Garrison Church successful Lviv, Ukraine, soldiers be Mass on pinch civilians successful May 2022.

(Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times)

A female kisses nan forehead of a man laying successful a casket

A female kisses nan forehead of a Ukrainian worker astatine his ceremonial successful March 2022 successful Starychi, Ukraine.

(Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)


As nan country marks a twelvemonth of war, six Ukrainians stock how their lives person changed.

A female opinionated looks astatine nan camera pinch superior expression.

Olga Rudenko, editor successful main of nan Kyiv Independent, poses for a image astatine nan publication’s offices successful Kyiv, Ukraine.

(Pete Kiehart / For The Times)


A powerful large wind advances connected Southern California pinch nan threat of historic snow.
Rain, large waves, a uncommon blizzard informing — read why this SoCal wintertime large wind is truthful unusual.

See more Times unit photos from nan snowstorm here.

Snow falls connected vehicles connected a freeway

Snow flurries autumn connected Interstate 5 adjacent nan Tejon Pass arsenic a powerful large wind arrived Thursday.

(Gary Coronado / Los Angeles Times)

Two group hug adjacent to a snowman connected a snow-covered shot field

Katelynn Chavez and Pedro Ruiz hug aft making a snowman astatine Yucaipa Community Park successful Yucaipa connected Thursday.

(Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)


As nan frigid large wind bore down Southern California raced to shelter bum people.

A head-and-shoulders framework of an older female pinch blonde hair, wearing a light-grey hooded sweatshirt and a greenish coat.

Crystal Jones, assisted by Los Angeles County Homeless Services Authority outreach workers, prepares to move pinch her partner from their bum campy to a shelter Thursday earlier nan storm.

(Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times)


An L.A. migrant organization and a parish were near successful disbelief aft a high-ranking bishop was gunned down last Saturday. Following an apprehension successful nan cleric’s slaying, a handyman confessed to nan sidesplitting of Auxiliary Bishop David G. O’Connell. The beloved preacher devoted his life to others, helping immigrants, nan mediocre and disenfranchised, and for 1 columnist he restored his religion successful faith.

A image of. Roman Catholic Bishop David O'Connell and constabulary portion bent connected a thoroughfare motion

A motion is posted Sunday successful grant of Bishop David O'Connell, who was slain a time earlier successful Hacienda Heights.

(Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times)

Standing successful darkened pews, lit by blu-tinted ray coming successful done a stained-glass window, group believe during a mass

People be a Mass successful grant of Bishop O'Connell astatine St. Francis X. Cabrini parish successful Los Angeles connected Sunday.

(Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)


COVID-19 deaths apical 100,000 successful California: ‘Nobody ... anticipated this toll’

A black-and-white image of a manus reaching successful from nan near broadside holding a manus of a diligent connected respirator successful a infirmary bed

Chaplain Kevin Deegan, left, holds Julio Valladares’ manus astatine Providence Holy Cross Medical Center successful January 2022 successful Mission Hills. Valladares is among nan 100,000 group who person died of COVID-19 successful California.

(Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times)


L.A. wants to evict families surviving successful a luxury edifice since a botched 2021 fireworks detonation.

Two kids tally past a metallic obstruction and boarded up homes

Boarded-up homes connected 27th Street successful Los Angeles, wherever an LAPD-directed fireworks detonation successful 2021 went awry.

(Christina House / Los Angeles Times)


And, for nan end, immoderate bully news — how a hiker survived a 200-foot autumn from an icy trail.

A blonde woman, successful a head-and-shoulders floor plan view, lifts her caput pinch eyes closed, smiling into sun-setting light.

Ruth Woroniecki, who survived a 200-foot autumn from Cucamonga Peak successful nan San Gabriel Mountains, poses for a image connected Tuesday successful Acton.

(Jason Armond / Los Angeles Times)