Pictures of the Day: Friday, Feb. 1, 2013
Brian Snyder | Reuters
Seven-year-old Aleshanee Weaver plays in bubbles outside a shop in the French Quarter in New Orleans on Feb. 1, 2013. The San Francisco 49ers will meet the Baltimore Ravens in the NFL championship Super Bowl football game Feb. 3.
Damir Sagolj | Reuters
Mourners gather at a crematorium where a coffin with the remains of Cambodia's late King Norodom Sihanouk has been placed, near the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh on Feb. 1, 2013. Sihanouk died at age 89 of heart failure on Oct. 15, 2012 and his body will be cremated on Feb. 4, 2013.
David W. Cerny | Reuters
Simon Ammann of Switzerland soars through the air during his practice jump at the World Cup Ski Flying competition in Harrachov on Feb. 1, 2013.
Sergio Moraes | Reuters
Graffiti artists put the final touches to an art piece on a building's wall in Rio de Janeiro on Feb.1, 2013. The graffiti piece covering 2,100 square meters was envisioned by Brazilian graffiti artist Tomaz "Toz" Viana and created on a wall of a building belonging to global retail company B2W in Rio's harbor area. According to Toz, it was created to bring color to a rundown area.
Mohamed Alhwaity | Reuters
A man runs through snow after a snowstorm in the desert, near Tabuk, 932 miles from Riyadh on Feb. 1, 2013.
Andrew Winning | Reuters
Visitors look out from windows in The View gallery at the Shard, western Europe's tallest building, in London on Feb. 1, 2013. The View, the public viewing deck accessible by high speed elevators on the 1,013-foot Shard building, opened to the public on Friday.
Stringer | Reuters
Migrant workers dressed up as Angry Birds (from left), Garfield, Donald Duck and the Chinese God of Wealth during a sit-in protest to demand their salaries outside the China National Radio headquarters in Beijing on Jan. 31, 2013. The five migrant workers, whose salaries had been defaulted by various companies after working at several construction sites in Zhangjiakou of Hebei province, came to Beijing in order to raise public awareness and get help, local media reported. The Chinese characters on the papers read, "Give me back my hard-earned money."
Posted Feb. 01, 2013, at 8:26 p.m.