Pictures of the Day: Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012

Teddi-Jann Covell of Orono paints a scene along the Orono Bog Boardwalk on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. Covell hopes to raise funds by selling her series of four paintings and donating the proceeds to future repair or replacement of the aging wooden walkway.
Teddi-Jann Covell of Orono paints a scene along the Orono Bog Boardwalk on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. Covell hopes to raise funds by selling her series of four paintings and donating the proceeds to future repair or replacement of the aging wooden walkway. Buy Photo
Bangor residents Bruce and Anna Cutter enjoy a crisp fall morning on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, next to the Union River in Ellsworth. The Cutters stopped at Rooster Brother in Ellsworth for coffee and baked goods while on &quota little road trip" to Machias to celebrate their 32nd wedding anniversary.
Bangor residents Bruce and Anna Cutter enjoy a crisp fall morning on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, next to the Union River in Ellsworth. The Cutters stopped at Rooster Brother in Ellsworth for coffee and baked goods while on "a little road trip" to Machias to celebrate their 32nd wedding anniversary. Buy Photo
Riot police extinguish burning tires set by Bahraini anti-government protesters (unseen) near oil pipelines that connect to neighboring Saudi Arabia along a highway in Buri, Bahrain, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. Protesters often block roads with burning tires to highlight their demands for the release of political prisoners and democracy in the Gulf island kingdom.
Hasan Jamali | AP
Riot police extinguish burning tires set by Bahraini anti-government protesters (unseen) near oil pipelines that connect to neighboring Saudi Arabia along a highway in Buri, Bahrain, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. Protesters often block roads with burning tires to highlight their demands for the release of political prisoners and democracy in the Gulf island kingdom.
A caddie stands with the flag of the 9th hole during the first round of the Portugal Masters golf tournament at the Victoria golf course in Vilamoura, southern Portugal, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012.
Francisco Seco | AP
A caddie stands with the flag of the 9th hole during the first round of the Portugal Masters golf tournament at the Victoria golf course in Vilamoura, southern Portugal, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012.
A tourist uses a hand fan, inside the tomb that belongs to Queen Meresankh III at the historical site of the Giza Pyramids, near Cairo, Egypt on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. When Queen Meresankh III died shortly after the reign of Khafre, Meresankh was buried in an extensively decorated mastaba tomb at Giza along with a rock-cut chapel. Inscriptions on the tomb provide both the time of her death and the date for her funeral, which followed some 272 days after her death.
Nariman El-Mofty | AP
A tourist uses a hand fan, inside the tomb that belongs to Queen Meresankh III at the historical site of the Giza Pyramids, near Cairo, Egypt on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. When Queen Meresankh III died shortly after the reign of Khafre, Meresankh was buried in an extensively decorated mastaba tomb at Giza along with a rock-cut chapel. Inscriptions on the tomb provide both the time of her death and the date for her funeral, which followed some 272 days after her death.
An artisan works on an idol of Hindu Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Durga Puja festival in Allahabad, India on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. Durga Puja will be celebrated from Oct. 20-24.
Rajesh Kumar Singh | AP
An artisan works on an idol of Hindu Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Durga Puja festival in Allahabad, India on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. Durga Puja will be celebrated from Oct. 20-24.
Visitors watch video screens in the New Zealand pavilion on the second day of the Book Fair in Frankfurt, Germany on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. New Zealand is this year's guest of honor.
Michael Probst | AP
Visitors watch video screens in the New Zealand pavilion on the second day of the Book Fair in Frankfurt, Germany on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. New Zealand is this year's guest of honor.
Posted Oct. 11, 2012, at 8:13 p.m.

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