Pictures of the Day: Friday, Oct. 19, 2012
Robert F. Bukaty | AP
A new day dawns as the season comes to a close for lobsterman Norman Haynes, 69, loading traps onto a trailer, Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, in Falmouth, Maine. A glut of early season lobsters resulted in low prices for the fishermen, making it was one of the most disappointing seasons on record.
Wong Maye-E | AP
A young boy hangs off the gate of the Royal Palace where the body of Cambodia's late King Norodom Sihanouk rests Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Sihanouk's body returned to his homeland on a plane from China on Wednesday, welcomed by tens of thousands of mourners who packed tree-lined roads in the Southeast Asian nation's capital ahead of the royal funeral.
Michele Jokinen, Rochester Post-Bulletin | AP
Igor Vovkovinskiy of Rochester, Minn, the tallest person living in America, speaks with WCCO reporter Holly Wagner about his new custom made size 24 Reebok Shoes Thursday, Oct.18, 2012 at the Rochester Athletic Club in Rochester, Minn. Vovkovinskiy, who is 7 feet 8.33 inches tall, was given three pairs of shoes from Reebok, each sporting IGOR logos.
Musadeq Sadeq | AP
Afghan girls dressed in traditional clothes play foosball after watching a friendly football match between Afghan girls in Kabul, Afghanistan on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012.
Tom Walsh | BDN
he state's official fall foliage map shows Down East Maine is "past peak" in terms of brilliant fall colors, but apparently the timberstands that front West Bay in Gouldsboro didn't get the word. This scene greeted bayside residents who were up with the dawn on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. Buy Photo
Hussein Malla | AP
A Lebanese rescue man, carries an injured boy at the scene of an explosion in the mostly Christian neighborhood of Achrafiyeh, Beirut, Lebanon on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012. A car bomb ripped through eastern Beirut on Friday, shearing the balconies off residential buildings and sending bloodied victims pouring out into the streets in the most serious blast this city has seen in years.
Posted Oct. 19, 2012, at 7:56 p.m.