Pictures of the Day: Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012

Don Duplantier paddles a pirogue from his flooded home as floodwaters from Hurricane Isaac recede in Braithwaite, La., on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012. Duplantier had retrieved his cat and had collected his daughter's bridesmaid dress for the coming wedding of his son.
Gerald Herbert | AP
Don Duplantier paddles a pirogue from his flooded home as floodwaters from Hurricane Isaac recede in Braithwaite, La., on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012. Duplantier had retrieved his cat and had collected his daughter's bridesmaid dress for the coming wedding of his son. Buy Photo
Rabbit Marry Lou clears an obstacle during the Kaninhop (rabbit-jumping) competition in Weissenbrunn vorm Wald, southern Germany, Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012. Competitors take part in three different categories with an obstacle height ranging between 9.8 and 15.8 inches.
Jens Meyer | AP
Rabbit Marry Lou clears an obstacle during the Kaninhop (rabbit-jumping) competition in Weissenbrunn vorm Wald, southern Germany, Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012. Competitors take part in three different categories with an obstacle height ranging between 9.8 and 15.8 inches. Buy Photo
Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama listens to Lobsang Sangay, the prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile, during the Tibetan Democracy Day celebrations at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala, India, on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012. On this day in 1960, members of the first Tibetan parliament-in-exile were elected.
Ashwini Bhatia | AP
Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama listens to Lobsang Sangay, the prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile, during the Tibetan Democracy Day celebrations at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala, India, on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012. On this day in 1960, members of the first Tibetan parliament-in-exile were elected. Buy Photo
A Filipino boy flies his kite as he plays along the railroad tracks in suburban Manila, Philippines, on Sunday Sept. 2, 2012.
AARON FAVILA | AP
A Filipino boy flies his kite as he plays along the railroad tracks in suburban Manila, Philippines, on Sunday Sept. 2, 2012. Buy Photo
Ethiopians gather in Meskel Square for the public funeral ceremony for late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Thousands of mourners gathered in a public square in Ethiopia's capital on Sunday to pay their final respects to Zenawi, who was praised for lifting many out of poverty but vilified by some for restricting freedoms. Zenawi, who ruled for 21 years, died Aug. 20 of an undisclosed illness in a Belgian hospital. He was 57.
Rebecca Blackwell | AP
Ethiopians gather in Meskel Square for the public funeral ceremony for late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Thousands of mourners gathered in a public square in Ethiopia's capital on Sunday to pay their final respects to Zenawi, who was praised for lifting many out of poverty but vilified by some for restricting freedoms. Zenawi, who ruled for 21 years, died Aug. 20 of an undisclosed illness in a Belgian hospital. He was 57. Buy Photo
A model displays a Spring/Summer design by Maya Hansen during the Madrid's Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Madrid on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012.
Daniel Ochoa De Olza | AP
A model displays a Spring/Summer design by Maya Hansen during the Madrid's Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Madrid on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012. Buy Photo
Posted Sept. 02, 2012, at 9:32 p.m.
Last modified Sept. 03, 2012, at 10:17 p.m.
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