A costumed participant holds a burning torch during a procession for Bonfire night celebrations in Lewes, southern England on Monday. The processions and bonfire mark the uncovering of Guy Fawkes' 'Gunpowder Plot' to blow up the Houses of Parliament in 1605, and commemorates the memory of Lewes' seventeen Protestant martyrs.
Russian cadets listen to their commander during military parade training in Red Square in Moscow. The parade will take place on Nov. 7 to mark the anniversary of a historical parade in 1941 when Soviet soldiers marched through Red Square to the front lines of World War II.
Aerosmith's Steven Tyler performs in front of the band's old apartment building in Allston, Mass.
Ethiopian Jewish women pray during a ceremony for the traditional 'Sigd' holiday in Jerusalem. The festival, unique to the Ethiopian Jewish community, symbolizes the community's reacceptance of the Torah, led by Ezra the Scribe before the construction of the second Jewish temple.
(Tara Todras-Whitehill/AP Photo)
A camel is seen silhouetted against setting sun at the Pushkar fair, in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Pushkar, located on the banks of Pushkar Lake, is a popular Hindu pilgrimage spot that is also frequented by foreign tourists for its annual cattle fair and camel races.
President Obama makes an election night phone call from the Treaty Room in the White House residence in Washington to Rep. John Boehner (R) of Ohio, who will probably be the next House speaker.
(Pete Souza/AP Photo)
Students train for the Peking Opera at an art school affiliated to Shenyang Normal University in Shenyang, Liaoning province, China. The art school's Peking Opera department has more than 200 students aged 4 to 17-years-old.
US Sen. John McCain (R) of Arizona and his wife, Cindy McCain, address the media as they leave a polling station in Phoenix as Apollo, a dog owned by McCain's son Jimmy, licks the camera.
(Matt York/AP Photo)
A woman with a 'Calavera', or skull, painted on her face takes part in a Day of the Dead celebration in Mexico City. Each year, Mexicans observe the holiday by gathering together to remember deceased relatives and friends.
Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany looks as a technician cleans his helmet in the pits during the second free practice at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.