A 'Dalai Latte,' named after Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, is prepared inside the hotel where he is staying in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, while on a humanitarian visit to the nation in the wake of Typhoon Morakot. Garden Villa/Reuters
A rickshaw puller rests in Katmandu's Durbar square during the week-long Indra Jatra festival in Nepal on Wednesday. Gemunu Amarasinghe/AP
Mexican wrestler Blue Demon speaks on a phone as he arrives for Mexico's President Felipe Calderon's third annual state of the nation address in Mexico City on Wednesday. Gregory Bull/AP
Small ice figures are seen on the stairs of Gendarmenmarkt in Berlin on Wednesday. As part of an art project by the World Wide Fund for Nature, about 1,000 ice figures by Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo were placed on the stairs and were melting within 30 minutes. The melting was to symbolize the effect of global warming on the world. Maya Hitij/AP
A policeman is reflected in the bullet-riddled window of a car belonging to Pakistan's Religious Affairs Minister Hamid Saeed Kazmi in Islamabad, Pakistan. On Wednesday, unidentified gunmen shot and wounded Kazmi in an attack that killed his driver, police said. Adrees Latif/Reuters
This photo provided by NASA TV shows Hurricane Jimena as the International Space Station passes over the storm on Tuesday, Sept. 1. The bright spots in the image are from lightning in the storm. NASA/AP
Communication towers are silhouetted against the smoky sky as the moon glows orange through smoke from the Station Fire in the Angeles National Forest above Los Angeles, Calif., on Tuesday. Jason Redmond/AP
California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger serves breakfast to firefighters on Wednesday at the Station Fire Incident Command Post in the Lake View Terrace area of Los Angeles, Calif. Firefighters made more progress Wednesday against a giant wildfire. Another day of cooperative weather has provided a big assistance to beleaguered fire crews. Nick Ut/AP
US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D) of California addresses reporters following a speech at City Summit on Healthcare Reform and Economic Inspiration in San Francisco, Calif., on Wednesday. The summit features healthcare experts from government, business, and academia discussing the issues surrounding national healthcare reform. Robert Galbraith/Reuters
A lion sculpture made from used sandals is displayed at the KWS headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya, on Wednesday. The life-size lion sculptures are distributed in the city as part of a free public art display and to encourage citizens to support the protection of Kenya's endangered lions. Noor Khamis/Reuters
A man wears a medical mask as he walks by a stock price index board showing a commercial in Tokyo. Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters
An alligator trapped in the Stacy Park pond in Trenton, N.J., rests in a plastic carrier before being removed from the scene on Wednesday. Jackie Schear/The Trentonian/AP
Indian President Pratibha Patil (r.) reviews the honor guard shortly after her arrival at Vnukovo II airport, outside Moscow, Russia, on Wednesday. Patil is on a four-day visit to Russia. Misha Japaridze/AP
Sanne Timmerman lies on the leaf of a giant water lily at Diergaarde Blijdorp, also known as the Rotterdam Zoo, in the Netherlands. The zoo organized an event for parents to take pictures of their children on the leaves of the lily pad, which can grow up to 10 feet in diameter and can easily support a weight of 33 pounds. Peter Dejong/AP
Negotiators from over 190 countries have failed to agree on a global warming pact in the two weeks allocated for the UN climate talks, which were scheduled to end Friday in Lima, Peru.
U.N. talks on a new global warming pact went into overtime Saturday as negotiators considered a draft agreement that environmentalists complain fails to clearly define the responsibilities countries are due to accept at a key summit in Paris next year.