December 10, 2013
Published December 10, 2013
A man walks on a snowy road in Towson, Maryland. Residents along the East Coast and in the Appalachians woke up to snow and government workers and students in the Washington region were told to stay home as the area saw a round of snow that came just a few days after some parts already got several inches.
A man kisses the portrait of former South African President Nelson Mandela during his memorial service at the FNB Stadium (Soccer City) in Johannesburg.
Turkish Kurdish lawmaker Hasip Kaplan throws the 2014 budget document as he addresses the parliament in Ankara, Turkey.
A Christian youth squats inside a burnt out car in Bangui, Central African Republic. French troops in Central African Republic manned checkpoints in the capital and searched for weapons in an operation to disarm rival Muslim and Christian fighters responsible for hundreds of killings since last week.
Ahmet Uzumcu, director general of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) holds the medal and the diploma during the Nobel Peace Prize awards ceremony at the City Hall in Oslo, Norway.
Students from the School of Communication and Art of the University of Sao Paulo perform a skit titled "Blind Ones" as a protest against consumerism inside a shopping mall of Natal, capital of Rio Grande do Norte state, Brazil, Dec. 9, 2013.
A diver dressed in a Santa Claus costume feeds sardines at the Coex Aquarium in Seoul, South Korea.
Canadian pop megastar Justin Bieber (C, black shirt) hugs a young survivor of Super Typhoon Haiyan in Palo, Leyte province, Philippines.
A large flock of starlings fly in the sky illuminated by the setting sun near Bacau, northeastern Romania.
A man looks at a dragon-shaped snow sculpture made by local residents at a residential compound in Jilin, Jilin province, China.