Pictures of the Day: Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012
Mikhail Metzel | AP
A duck swims during an autumn day in a pond in the Tsaritsino estate in southern Moscow, Russia on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012.
Julio Cortez | AP
A statue of Jesus Christ lays on its side on top of the St. John's School building following a high wind storm, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, in Orange, N.J. Newark Archdiocese spokesman James Goodness said the statue is about 25 years old. It's a replacement for the school's original statue, which also was toppled in a storm.
Lionel Cironneau | AP
A sailing school sails in the middle of the yachts showing in the 23rd edition of the Monaco Yacht Show on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, in Monaco. The Monaco Yacht Show, taking place at Port Hercules in Monaco, is the only boat show devoted exclusively to luxury yachting.
Ariel Schalit | AP
An Israeli female soldier sits on top of an armored personnel carrier during a military exercise in the Israeli-controlled part of the Golan Heights, captured from neighboring Syria in the 1967 war, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012. The Israeli military on Wednesday conducted its largest snap drill in years as tensions with Iran over its nuclear program rise and civil war in neighboring Syria rages.
Achmad Ibrahim | AP
An Indonesian woman walks past clocks showing world time at the Jakarta Stock Exchange in Jakarta, Indonesia on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012.
Alessandro Della Bella, Keystone | AP
Mawimbi, a western lowland gorilla cub lies in the arm of its mother Mamitu in the Zoo of Zurich, Switzerland on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012.
Posted Sept. 19, 2012, at 5:25 p.m.