October 14, 2011

Posted October 14th, 2011 at 3:00 pm (UTC-4)
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"Wall Street Protest"

1A New York City police officer runs over a National Lawyers Guild observer as Occupy Wall Street demonstrators march through the streets near Wall Street in New York. (AP)

"Mideast Yemen"

2Protesters chant slogans during a demonstration to demand the resignation of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh in Sana'a. (AP)

"Bolivia Jungle Highway"

3Protesters advance toward the capital as they walk between Yolosa and Sacramento, Bolivia. Opponents of President Evo Morales, indigenous and environmentalist groups, began an estimated 242-mile march from Trinidad to La Paz to protest a government - planned highway that would cut through the Isiboro-Secure Indigenous Territory National Park, home to 15,000 indigenous people. (AP)

4Israeli troops rain teargas on Palestinian protesters during a demonstration against the expansion of the nearby Jewish settlement of Halamish in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh near Ramallah. (AP)

"Bhutan King"

5School girls holding Bhutan's national flags race down a hill to line-up with thousands of others gathered to see King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun Pema in the capital Thimphu. (Reuters)

"Thailand Floods"

6Treetops and their reflections in a flooded area in Pathum Thani province, on the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand (Reuters)

"Thailand Flood"

7A woman gestures towards passing boats as her dog stands on a fence in flooded Pathum Thani province, Thailand. (Reuters)

"Pan American Games Opening"

8Artists perform during the opening ceremonies of the 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico. (AP)

"India Cricket TV Cameraman"

9An Indian television cameraman watches proceedings during the first one day international cricket match between India and England at The Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad. (AFP)

"France Art Fair"

10An inflatable sculpture is set on a facade of the Louvre museum as part of the international contemporary art fair FIAC, in Paris, France. (AFP)

"Australia Moto Prix"

11Honda rider Andrea Dovizioso (R) of Italy leads Suzuki rider Alvaro Bautista (C) of Spain and Ducati rider Loris Capirossi (L) of Italy during the second practice session for the Australian Grand Prix motorcycling MotoGP race at Phillip Island, Australia. (AFP)

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