Women link arms and sit in a circle blocking an intersection outside the House of Representatives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, to protest Congress' inaction on comprehensive and inclusive immigration reform.
A resident holds his head as a fire continues to raze several homes while government troopers continue their assault on Muslim rebels Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, in Zamboanga city in the southern Philippines. The troops have surrounded the Moro National Liberation Front guerrillas with their hostages in four coastal villages since the crisis erupted Monday.
Government troopers aboard an Armored Personnel Carrier fire at Muslim rebels in an operation to rescue scores of hostages being used as human shields by the rebels on the fourth straight day Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013 at Zamboanga city in southern Philippines.
Croatia's Ante Tomic, left, fights for a rebound with Finland's Gerald Lee, right, during their EuroBasket European Basketball Championship Group F match in Ljubljana, Slovenia, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013.
David Platco looks over a flooded and damage storage facility in North Boulder, Colo., on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Heavy rains and scarring from recent wildfires sent walls of water crashing down mountainsides early Thursday in Colorado, cutting off mountain towns. Boulder County was hit hardest, but flooding was reported all along the Front Range, from Colorado Springs to north of Fort Collins.
Ranjana Amge, left, watches as her daughter Jyoti Amge is held by her translator Dinesh Govandi as she poses for photos at the Empire State building observation deck, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, in New York. Standing 24.7 inches tall, Amge holds the Guinness title for world's shortest woman and came to New York to promote the "Guinness World Records" 2014 edition book.