Pictures of the Day: Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012
Stephen Betts | BDN
The sun is a brilliant orange as it rises in Rockland Harbor Tuesday morning. Buy Photo
K.M. Chaudary | AP
Women supporters of Pakistani religious party Jamaat-e-Islami attend pro-hijab (pro-veil) rally in Lahore, Pakistan on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. Nationwide rallies were organized to observe Hijab Day to highlight what the group sees as the importance and value of hijab for Muslim women.
Saurabh Das | AP
Supporters of India's main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) push through a barricade during a demonstration in favor of carving a separate state of Telangana from Andhra Pradesh state, in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. Supporters of the new Telengana state have complained their area in the north was underdeveloped and ignored by powerful politicians from southern Andhra Pradesh. Demands for a separate state have erupted sporadically since the 1950s.
David Goldman | AP
Colorado delegate Tracy Ducharme from Colorado Springs wears cowboy boots as she sits next to her bag showing President Barack Obama during the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012.
Nick Ut | AP
A Los Angeles County Firefighter helicopter drops water on a wildfire burning through 3,600 acres of the Angeles National Forest on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012 near Glendora, Calif. It could be a week before firefighters can contain the blaze because of high temperatures and rugged terrain in thick brush that hasn't burned in a couple of decades.
Kathy Willens | AP
Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, returns a shot to Samantha Stosur, of Australia, in the quarterfinals of the 2012 US Open tennis tournament, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, in New York.
Rahmat Gul | AP
Injured Afghan men arrive at a hospital in the back of a truck, along with the dead bodies of other victims, after a suicide attack on a funeral in Durbaba district of Jalalabad, east of Kabul Afghanistan, on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. Afghan officials say a suicide bomber has killed several civilians and wounded dozens more at a funeral for a village elder in a remote part of eastern Afghanistan. The deputy police chief for Nangarhar province, Jamil Shamal, says the attack took place on Tuesday in the village of Shagai in the Durbaba district.
Posted Sept. 04, 2012, at 11:05 p.m.