Workers hang outside the clock face as they clean the Big Ben clocktower of the Houses of Parliament in London, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell , right, is swarmed by the media as he arrives at federal court in Richmond, Va., Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. McDonnell presents his defense today.
Flood affected Indian villagers sit in country boats as they try to move to safer places in Harinarayanpur village in Barabanki district of Uttar Pradesh state, India, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. The death toll from three days of flooding and torrential rain in Nepal and India rose to more than 180 people Monday, as relief teams sent food, tents and medicine to prevent any outbreaks of disease.
Supporters of fiery anti-government cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri, his images seen at background, take part in a protest, in Islamabad, Pakistan, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. Qadri led massive rallies Saturday in Pakistan's capital, demanding Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif step down over alleged fraud in last year's election in front of thousands of protesters.
A Russian APC moves in a field in about 10 kilometers (6.2 miles) from the Russia-Ukrainian border control point at Russian town of Donetsk, Rostov-on-Don region, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.
An actress rehearses a scene from the Chinese opera "A Dream of Red Mansions" at the National Theater in Taipei, Taiwan, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. "A Dream of Red Mansions," written by Chinese author Cao Xueqin in the second half of the 18th century, is known as one of the greatest achievements in Chinese literature. Its opera adaptation will be performed from Aug. 19 through the 24th in Taipei.