Today In Pictures: Sept. 23, 2011

A participant checks his look in a mirror after heavy rain delayed the start of Wigstock 2011, in Tel Aviv, Israel, Sept. 23, 2011. The annual drag festival raises money for AIDS services in Israel. (Ariel Schalit/AP Photo)


New world champion Arnaud Demare, front, and silver medalist Adrien Petit of France, celebrate winning the men’s under-23 World Championship Road Race in Holte, north of Copenhagen, Denmark, Sept. 23, 2011. (Peter Dejong/AP Photo)


Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, right, reacts to a standing ovation and applause before his address to the 66th session of the United Nations General Assembly, Sept. 23, 2011. (Richard Drew/AP Photo)


Ferrari driver Felipe Massa of Brazil makes a practice run for Sunday’s Singapore Formula One Grand Prix on the Marina Bay City Circuit in Singapore, Sept. 23, 2011. (Wong Maye-E/AP Photo)


A Pakistani woman displaced by flooding pushes a hammock to comfort her child at a makeshift camp in Mirpur Khas district, in flood-hit Sindh province, Sept. 23, 2011. Two million Pakistanis have fallen ill from disease since monsoon rains left the southern region under several feet of water, the country’s disaster authority said. (Rizwan Tabassum/AFP/Getty Images)


Nine-time Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis answers a question, Sept. 23, 2011, in Evesham, N.J., after he gave up on his race for the New Jersey state senate, a day after a federal appeals panel removed him from the ballot because he didn’t meet a four-year residency requirement. (Mel Evans/AP Photo)


Singer Stacy “Fergie” Ferguson of the Black Eyed Peas appears with her wax figure after it was unveiled at Madame Tussauds Las Vegas at The Venetian, Sept. 22, 2011, in Las Vegas. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)


People cycle past the National Museum of the Republic as they mark World Car Free Day, in Brasilia, Brazil, Sept. 22, 2011. Organizers aim to raise awareness of the environmental problems caused by heavy usage of cars in urban areas. Brasilia has more than 1 million cars on its roads. (Eraldo Peres/AP Photo/AP Photo)


Israeli border police arrest a Palestinian youth for throwing stones in the Ras al-Amud neighborhood of East Jerusalem, Sept. 23, 2011. (Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images)
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