Pope Francis reaches out to kiss a child as he arrives to the Aparecida Basilicia in Aparecida, Brazil, Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Tens of thousands of faithful flocked to the tiny town of Aparecida, tucked into an agricultural region halfway between Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, where he is to celebrate the first public Mass of his trip in a massive basilica dedicated to the nation's patron saint.
Ariel Castro walks into the courtroom Wednesday, July 24, 2013, in Cleveland. Attorneys for Castro, who is accused of holding three women captive in his home for more than a decade, have told a judge that plea negotiations in the case are still ongoing. Castro has pleaded not guilty to nearly 1,000 counts of kidnap, rape and other crimes.
A North Korean soldier looks at a flower display and a portrait of the late Kim Il Sung where Kimjongilia and Kimilsungia flowers, named after Kim Jong Il and Kim Il Sung, are on display Wednesday, July 24, 2013, in Pyongyang, North Korea.
A Filipino man tries to retrieve items from still smoldering homes after a fire broke out at a slum area in Pasay, south of Manila, Philippines on Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Pasay City Fire Marshall Major Douglas Guiyab said about 250 houses were gutted in the area and the cause of the fire is still being determined.
New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner is pursued by reporters in New York on Wednesday, July 24, 2013. The former congressman acknowledged sending explicit text messages to a woman as recently as last summer, more than a year after sexting revelations destroyed his congressional career.
Paddle boarders try to catch some waves on North Avenue Beach, as the cool breeze keeps temperatures in low 60s and stirs up Lake Michigan, Wednesday morning, July 24, 2013, in Chicago.