In this image made from video provided by KOMO-TV, smoke rises from the scene of a news helicopter crash outside the KOMO-TV studios near the space needle in Seattle, Washington. The station said the chopper was apparently coming in for a landing on its rooftop when it possibly hit the side of the building and went down, hitting several vehicles.
Restoration workers peel off loose gold foil as part of a restoration project for an 800-year-old Thousand-Hand Guanyin Buddhist statue on Mount Baoding in Chongqing municipality, China. The stone statue, which takes up about 88 square meters on the mountain, dates back to the Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279).
A Cambodian man walks on a 5-meter- (16.5 feet) long bamboo pole spanning across two tall palm trees as he collects palm juice to make palm sugar during its harvest season in Samroang village, Kampong Chhnang province, northwst of Phnom Penh.
Yemeni pro-democracy protesters chant prayers as they stand around mock coffins to commemorate those who were killed on March 18, 2011, during a rally against the rule of the country's former President Saleh in Sana'a.