Rain falls and play is suspended during the Morning Fourball Matches during the Ryder Cup at the Celtic Manor Resort.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sam Greenwood / Getty ImagesLink
Spectators walk with umbrellas as play is suspended during the 2010 Ryder Cup at the Celtic Manor Resort.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Andy Lyons / Getty ImagesLink
Honda MotoGP rider Dani Pedrosa of Spain crashes during a practice session for the Japanese Grand Prix.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ReutersLink
Ma Long, the world's No. 1-ranked table tennis player, looks at the ball as he serves to Lee Jung Woo of South Korea in the final of the Table Tennis World Team Cup 2010.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARWAN NAAMANI / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
A model presents a creation by British fashion designer John Galliano as part of the Christian Dior ready-to-wear spring-summer 2011 fashion collection.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christophe Ena / Associated PressLink
A young girl aboard a helicopter after she was evacuated from a flooded area by the U.S. military in the Swat Valley.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: CARL DE SOUZA / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
Judges shield themselves from the rain outside of the Houses of Parliament. The start of the legal year in the United Kingdom is formally marked with a special service in Westminster Abbey attended by the lord chancellor and secretary of state for justice, the lord chief justice, judges and other members of the legal profession. The service, which is followed by a reception at the Houses of Parliament, dates back to the Middle Ages when the High Court was held in Westminster Hall and judges would walk over to Westminster Abbey for the service.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: TOBY MELVILLE / ReutersLink
A man runs from the site of burning oil tankers on a highway 24 miles from Sukkur in Pakistan's Sindh province. Suspected militants in Pakistan set fire to more than two dozen tankers carrying fuel for NATO troops in Afghanistan on Friday, officials said, a day after three soldiers were killed in a cross-border NATO airstrike.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: NADEEM SOOMRO / ReutersLink
Pakistani policemen beat an arrested lawyer during a protest. The members of the Punjab Bar observed Black Day over the apprehension of the Lahore Bar's members by boycotting all courts and protesting near Lahore High Court.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHSIN RAZA / ReutersLink
English swimmer Elizabeth Simmonds, left, greets a Canadian swimmer during a training session at the S.P. Mukherjee Aquatics Center pool. The Commonwealth Games are taking place in the Indian capital Oct. 3 to 14
PHOTOGRAPH BY: INDRANIL MUKHERJEE / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
A Ferrari SA Aperta is presented at the 2010 Paris Motor Show. Some 300 exhibitors from 20 countries showcase their latest products and developments at the show, one of the world's biggest.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ULI DECK / EPALink
Southern Sudanese gather along the streets of the southern capital to welcome southern President Salva Kiir back to Sudan and mark the 100-day countdown before the south's historic referendum on full independence Jan. 9, 2011.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: PETER MARTELL / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
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Pictures in the News | Oct. 1, 2010
Friday’s Pictures in the News start in Newport, Wales, where heavy rains delayed the start of the 38th Ryder Cup. We also have a spectacular motorcycle crash during a practice session for the Japanese Grand Prix; a lawyer in Pakistan being beaten by police; and the world’s top-ranked player serving one in Dubai for the Table Tennis World Team Cup 2010.
In Southern Sudan, supporters welcome southern President Salva Kiir back to Sudan to mark the 100-day countdown before a referendum on full independence due on January, 9, 2011. The 2010 Paris Motor Show, one of the world’s biggest motor shows, has exhibitors showcasing their products, and friendly greetings between swimmers at the Commonwealth Games in India. Take a look.
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