Pictures of the Day: Friday, Dec. 7, 2012
Kevin Frayer | AP
Young Indian students play on a swing after morning assembly at the Central Baptist Church School in New Delhi, India on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012. Built in 1814, the church is one of Delhi's oldest and stands on the historic Chadni Chowk Road.
Robert F. Bukaty | AP
A lobster boat heads out to sea at dawn, Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, of South Portland. A red sky in the morning often indicates a storm system is moving east. Weathermen are calling for showers by the afternoon.
Richard Drew | AP
Pearl Harbor survivor Daniel Fruchter, of Eastchester, N.Y., salutes members of a color guard from his wheelchair during a visit at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum in New York, before ceremonies commemorating the 71st anniversary of the attack at Pearl Harbor on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012. President Barack Obama marked the day on Thursday by issuing a presidential proclamation, calling for flags to fly at half-staff on Friday and asking all Americans to observe the day of remembrance and honor military service members and veterans.
Markus Schreiber | AP
Rabbi Yehuda Teichtal (right) and Rabbi Segal Shmoel install a giant Hanukkah Menorah, at the Pariser Platz in front of the Brandeburg Gate in Berlin, Friday, Dec. 7, 2012. The eight day Jewish Festival of Lights, Hanukkah will start on Dec. 8.
Peter Dejong | AP
Amsterdam's Magere Brug, or Skinny Bridge, is seen in the background as partygoers watch the opening of the Amsterdam Light Festival from their floating tub filled with hot water on Amstel River on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012. The festival with illuminated artworks runs from Dec. 7 2012 to Jan. 20, 2013.
Thanassis Stavrakis | AP
A worker speaks on his cellphone as he sits on scaffolding erected to display Christmas decorations with the Greek parliament in the background at the Athens' main Syntagma square Friday, Dec. 7, 2012. Greece's economy shrank by 6.9 percent in the third quarter of the year, compared with the same period in 2011. Separately, Greece's debt management agency has announced it will seek to raise $4.9 billion in treasury bills next week.
Posted Dec. 07, 2012, at 5:01 p.m.