Chris Schneider/AP Photo
  • Today in Pictures

    Chris Bandrowsky, 20, of Denver, dressed in red, white and blue, gives a thumbs-up during DebateFest at the University of Denver, Oct. 3, 2012, in Denver, before the first presidential debate between President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney.
    Chris Schneider/AP Photo
  • Today in Pictures

    Smoke rises from an explosion after a deadly Syrian shelling in Akcakale, Turkey, Oct. 3, 2012. Turkey fired on Syrian targets for a second day on Oct. 4, but said it has no intention of declaring war, despite tensions after deadly shelling from Syria killed five civilians in the Turkish border town.
    Rauf Maltas/Anatolian News Agency/AFP/Getty Images
  • Today in Pictures

    Members of the Hong Kong government, including Chief Executive Leung Chun-Ying, center, observe three minutes of silence for the victims of the Oct. 1, 2012 ferry collision in Hong Kong, Oct. 4, 2012.
    Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images
  • Today in Pictures

    Members of the Faslane Peace Camp protest outside the Scottish National Party headquarters, Oct. 4, 2012, in Edinburgh, Scotland. The activists were acting as part of the Scottish coalition of No To NATO, using chalk to draw 24,000 figures on the pavement to represent people that have been killed, to date, during the current Afghanistan campaign.
    Jeff J. Mitchell/Getty Images
  • Today in Pictures

    A girl cries by a large statue of a hand during the Human Body Parts performance on a street in Seoul, South Korea, Oct. 4, 2012. The performance is part of the Hi Seoul Festival, which runs from Oct. 1 through Oct. 7.
    Lee Jin-man/AP Photo
  • Today in Pictures

    A tiger cub rests in a nursery room at the Shanghai Zoo in Shanghai, Oct. 4, 2012.
    Eugene Hoshiko/AP Photo
  • Today in Pictures

    An employee passes machinery at Royal Dutch Shell's new lubricants blending plant in Torzhok, Russia, Oct. 3, 2012.
    Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images
  • Today in Pictures

    The Qatari capital of Doha is seen under the fronds of a palm tree, Oct. 4, 2012. Formerly a British protectorate, Qatar has been ruled as a unicameral federal republic by the al-Thani family since the mid-19th century.
    Patrick Baz/AFP/Getty Images
  • Today in Pictures

    President Barack Obama is reflected in Mary Jackson's eyeglasses as she watches the first presidential debate between Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, and President Obama, Oct. 3, 2012, at a restaurant in the West Oak Lane section of Philadelphia.
    Joseph Kaczmarek/AP Photo
  • Today in Pictures

    President Barack Obama, left, listens as Republican presidential candidate. Mitt Romney speaks during the first presidential debate at the University of Denver, Oct. 3, 2012, in Denver.
    Michael Reynolds/Pool/Getty Images
  • Today in Pictures

    Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi is greeted by thousands of supporters as she arrives at Yangon International Airport, Oct. 4, 2012, in Burma, after a trip to the United States.
    Soe Than Win/AFP/Getty Images
  • Today in Pictures

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel briefs the media after a meeting with the President of Yemen, Abd Rabbuh Mansur Al-Hadi, at the chancellery in Berlin, Oct. 4, 2012.
    Markus Schreiber/AP Photo
Join the Discussion
blog comments powered by Disqus