Pictures of the Day: Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012

Posted Sept. 19, 2012, at 5:25 p.m.
A duck swims during an autumn day in a pond in the Tsaritsino estate in southern Moscow, Russia on 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
An Indonesian woman walks past clocks showing world time at the Jakarta Stock Exchange in Jakarta, Indonesia on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012.
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.
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.
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.
Space shuttle Endeavour flies over Ellington Field in Houston atop the shuttle aircraft carrier Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012. Endeavour is making a final trek across the country to the California Science Center in Los Angeles, where it will be permanently displayed.
David J. Phillip | AP
Space shuttle Endeavour flies over Ellington Field in Houston atop the shuttle aircraft carrier Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012. Endeavour is making a final trek across the country to the California Science Center in Los Angeles, where it will be permanently displayed.

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