A Syrian man helps someone injured during an airstrike in the northern city of Aleppo's Maadi neighborhood. Two children were among at least 13 people killed in new airstrikes on a rebel-held district, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED AL-KHATIEB / AFPLink
Syrians search for survivors amidst the rubble following an airstrike in the Shaar neighborhood of Aleppo on Tuesday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED AL-KHATIEB / AFPLink
Firefighters battle a blaze in the warehouse district near the St. Louis riverfront. After breaking down the doors of a warehouse, firefighters had to retreat because of the intense heat and flames coming from the building. Over 80 firefighters were called to the scene. No one was injured.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: J.B. Forbes / St. Louis Post-DispatchLink
French tightrope walker Tancrede Melet performs more than 1,200 feet off the ground in the town of La Plagne, with Mont Blanc in the background.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JEAN-PIERRE CLATOT / AFPLink
A full moon is shrouded in haze as it rises over the Kansas City, Mo., skyline at sunset Monday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Charlie Riedel / APLink
A severely malnourished Waka, age 2, sits on the floor at a pediatric center in Bangui, Central African Republic. According to UNICEF Dr. Celestin Traore, even though malnutrition is high in the country, the problem is worsening due to unrest in the country. Traore expects to see over 150 malnourished children daily in the coming days as the humanitarian situation worsens. Over 1,600 French troops have been deployed to the country in an effort to put an end to sectarian violence.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jerome Delay / APLink
A homeless Indian girl peeps from behind a cloth used to cover a makeshift shelter put up on a roadside on a foggy morning in New Delhi. The northwest area witnessed the first dense fog of the season, which threw air and rail traffic out of gear more than a week before it was expected, according to local news reports.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Altaf Qadri / APLink
North Koreans soldiers march on Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang as others pay their respects beneath portraits of the late leaders Kim Jong Il, right, and Kim Il Sung on Tuesday. North Koreans observed the second anniversary of the death of Kim Jong Il.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: David Guttenfelder / APLink
Kites in the shape of Santa Claus glide in the wind as part of a kite exhibition next to the Eiffel Tower in Paris.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Francois Mori / APLink
Police investigators at the scene where a silver Corvette crashed at the intersection of Olympic Boulevard and Los Angeles Street after a pursuit involving multiple police agencies. The driver of the Corvette died in an officer-involved shooting at the end of the chase.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles TimesLink
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