Today in Pictures; Empty Sky, Earthquakes, Miners Rescued, Water Slides, and Surfing

The sunset is reflected inside the two monolithic stainless steel walls of the September 11th Memorial titled Empty Sky: New Jersey, at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, N.J., April 10, 2012. (Charles Rex Arbogast/AP Photo)

Acehnese attend to patients evacuated out of hospital buildings in the capital, Banda Aceh after a powerful earthquake hit the western coast of Sumatra in Aceh province, Indonesia, April 11, 2012. A massive earthquake struck off Indonesia's Sumatra island, prompting an Indian Ocean-wide tsunami alert. (AFP/Getty Images)

North Korean youths enjoy a water slide at the pool facility of the Kim Il Sung University in Pyongyang, North Korea, April 11, 2012. (Ng Han Guan/AP Photo)

Peruvian President Ollanta Humala (C) waves alongside the nine miners (wearing sun glasses) rescued out of the Cabeza de Negro copper mine, April 11, 2012, in the Andes east of Ica, south of Lima. The miners were rescued after seven days trapped 250 meters underground in a horizontal tunnel. (Cris Bouroncle/Getty Images)

An elderly Afghan refugee man, looks on while walking in a slum area on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, April 11, 2012. (Muhammed Muheisen/AP Photo)

A Chinese policeman blocks photos being taken outside Zhongnanhai which serves as the central headquarters for the Communist Party of China after the sacking of politician Bo Xilai from the countries powerful Politburo, Beijing, April 11, 2012. China's Bo Xilai has suffered a dramatic fall from grace that now he has been linked to a suspected murderer. (Mark Ralston/AFP/AP Photo)

Prime Minister David Cameron inspects a guard of honor at The Presidential Palace on April 11, 2012 in Jakarta, Indonesia. Mr Cameron is on a five day visit to the Far East. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Reshma Bano wails as she holds the body of her three-month-old daughter Neha Afreen, not seen, outside a hospital morgue in Bangalore, India, April 11, 2012. Afreen was admitted in the hospital on April 8 after allegedly being battered by her father for being born a girl and died Wednesday. (Aijaz Rahi/AP Photo)

North Korean technicians man computer terminals at North Korea's space agency's General Launch Command Center on the outskirts of Pyongyang, April 11, 2012. Engineers are pumping fuel into a rocket that is set to carry a satellite into space, officials at the North Korean space agency's central command center said, showing reporters a live feed of the west coast launch pad. (David Guttenfelder/AP Photo)

Laura Enever of Australia was the day's stand out surfer during day one of the TSB Bank New Zealand Surf Festival posting 4 of the top five wave scores in her impressive heat win, April 11, 2012 in Taranaki, New Zealand. (Steve Robertson/Getty Images)

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