Picture of the Day: Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012
Dar Yasin | AP
New recruits of the Jammu and Kashmir police participate in a parade in Sheeri, about 37 miles north of Srinagar, India on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. About 900 police officers have completed a nine-month training session in handling nonlethal weapons for controlling street protests in Indian-controlled Kashmir, police said Wednesday.
Mindaugas Kulbis | AP
A pedestrian walks a dog along the banks of the Neris river as the temperature drops to -14 degrees Celsius, or 7 Fahrenheit, in Vilnius, Lithuania on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012.
Julio Cortez | AP
A man holds a sign while riding on a procession through one of the main streets in Sandy Hook village of Newtown, Conn., during a procession toward St. Rose of Lima parish cemetery before burial services for Daniel Gerard Barden, one of the students killed during the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, in Newtown, Conn.
Ng Han Guan | AP
North Korean children sweep the steps near a giant mosaic of late North Korean leaders Kim Il Sung (right) and Kim Jong Il in Pyongyang, North Korea on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012.
Ariel Schalit | AP
A model wears a creation of Israeli designer Hagit Witman by her brand Fishndag during a show at the Tel Aviv fashion week in Israel on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012.
Aaron Favila | AP
A Philippine army soldier repels down with a student acting as an injured victim during a drill on counter-terrorism at a school in suburban Quezon city, north of Manila, Philippines on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. The drill was meant to prepare security forces and rescuers in dealing with terrorist attacks similar to the recent killing of 26 people in Newton, Conn.
Julio Cortez | AP
Rosaries are lit by the morning light on a makeshift memorial near the town Christmas tree in the Sandy Hook village of Newtown, Conn., Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. The memorial, which was put up in the aftermath of the elementary school shooting that shocked the small town, is increasing in size as the days go on. More funerals are scheduled for Wednesday, as the town continues to mourn its victims. The gunman, Adam Lanza, walked into Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., on Dec. 14, and opened fire, killing 26 people, including 20 children, before killing himself.
Posted Dec. 19, 2012, at 5:14 p.m.