A Thai Airways passenger plane takes off over a damaged Thai Airways Airbus A330-300 at Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, Sept. 9, 2013. The plane carrying more than 280 people skidded off the runway while landing at the airport Sunday, injuring 14 passengers.
Police use colored water cannon and detain Kashmiri government employees during a protest in Srinagar, India, Monday, Sept. 9, 2013. Police detained dozens of government employees who protested demanding regularization of contractual jobs and a hike in salary.
Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Josh Harrison is unable to make a diving grab on a single by Texas Rangers' Elvis Andrus in the third inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, in Arlington, Texas.
Fashion from the Vera Wang Spring 2014 collection is modeled on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013 in New York.
Oil pumps work at sunset on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, in the desert oil fields of Sakhir, Bahrain. Financial markets settled down Wednesday following the previous day's big moves when an easing of concerns over an imminent U.S.-led military strike on Syria sent stocks sharply higher and oil prices down.
An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man swings a chicken over his head as part of the Kaparot ritual in the ultra-Orthodox city of Bnei Brak near Tel Aviv, Israel,Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013. Observers believe the ritual transfers one's sins from the past year into the chicken, and is performed before the Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur, the holiest day in the Jewish year which starts at sundown Friday.
Flood damage is seen in the Romanian town of Cuca Thursday Sept. 12, 2013. Police say seven people have died and hundreds have been evacuated in eastern Romania as torrential rain caused flash flooding in the remote region overnight. Police spokeswoman Cristina Tatulici said Thursday that five people drowned and two had heart attacks after flooding hit 12 villages. An 8-year-old child is reported missing. Torrential rain began Wednesday evening and continued overnight.
This aerial photo shows aftermath of a massive fire that burned a large portion of the Seaside Park boardwalk, Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, in Seaside Park, N.J. The fire, which apparently started Thursday in an ice cream shop and spread several blocks, hit the recently repaired boardwalk, which was damaged last year by Superstorm Sandy.
A model displays a Spring/Summer design by Ana Locking during Madrid's Fashion Week, in Madrid, Spain, Friday, Sept. 13, 2013.
An Afghan girl plays on a swing in a playground at sunset on the outskirts of Mazar-e-Sharif north of Kabul, Afghanistan, Friday, Sept. 13, 2013.