Megan Duhamel and Eric Radford of Canada perform during the pairs' short programme at the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final in Sochi.
Noor Jahan, aged 5, sleeps on chalk drawings she made, as her mother begs for alms at a railway station in Mumbai
Pro-democracy protesters perform Friday prayers on the streets of the city of Sanaa December 7, 2012, before their weekly rally.
Japan's Noriaki Kasai soars through the air during a trial round of the Sochi Ski Jumping World Cup tournament, which runs from from December 7 to 9.
Compostela Valley, Phillipines
Damaged buildings are pictured in the aftermath of Typhoon Bopha in Compostela Valley, southern Philippines. Residents have started to bury their dead, as rescue workers continued scouring remote areas for survivors of Typhoon Bopha, the nation's strongest storm this year, which killed 418 people and left nearly as many missing.
Pearl Harbor survivors salute during the national anthem at the 71st anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor at the WW II Valor in the Pacific National Monument in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Gaza Strip, Palestinian Territories
A Palestinian boy holding a poster depicting Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal stands next to a member of the al-Qassam brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement, as they wait for Meshaal's convoy in the southern Gaza Strip.