February 9, 2014
Published February 09, 2014
Lightning strikes behind the Port of Buceo during a thunderstorm early on Sunday morning in Montevideo, Uruguay.
Two women mourn the death of two relatives killed in the 5th district, one the of the city's central neighborhoods, in Bangui, Central African Republic. The International Criminal Court in the Hague said on February 7 it had opened an initial probe into war crimes in CAR.
Villagers, who were affected by volcanic ash from the Mt. Sinabung eruption, form a long line to pick up donations in Batu Karang, North Sumatra, Indonesia. The rumbling volcano in western Indonesia continues unleashing fresh clouds of searing gas.
Limonov Egor Dmitrievich wears face paint in the colors of the Russian flag at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
Performers take part in a dragon dance during a night parade to celebrate Chinese New Year in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
A man walks at a site hit by what activists said was a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Shaar district.
Men's Pro Open riders compete in the Canadian Snowcross Racing Association's (CSRA) Kawartha Cup in Lindsay, Ontario. The snowmobile event is part of CSRA's professional circuit of racing in Ontario and Quebec.
Actor Shia LaBeouf poses for photographers, with a paper bag over his head that says 'I am not famous anymore,' on the red carpet for the film "Nymphomaniac" at the International Film Festival Berlinale in Berlin.
A South Korea Air Force aerobatic team, Black Eagles, flies in formation during a media preview ahead of Singapore's Airshow. Asia's top aerospace and defense show opens on February 11.
Shoes designed by Manolo Blahnik are displayed during the Fall 2014 collection at New York Fashion Week.
Rion, a Bedlington Terrier, waits to check in with his owners at the Hotel Pennsylvania in New York. Dogs are arriving for the annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show that starts on Monday.
People throw colored powder in the air at the Color Run in Sydney, Australia. The event is a 5-km (3.1-mile) fun run where participants are covered with bright-colored powder at each check station and is less about speed and more about enjoying a day with friends and family.