Police look on as a mother carries her child while she protests outside the Employment Ministry in Algiers Feb. 6
During Friday prayers in Tehrir Square, prayers are raised to those who lost their lives to the violence.
Oprah launched her documentary film club and Belafonte carries on his social activism full tilt at the Sundance Film Festival, which was abuzz with talk about the digital future of film as much as the indie films themselves.
Sheila Harmon of Park City, Utah walks her dog Lola past the Kimball Art Center before the start of the Sundance Film Festival in Park City on January 19, 2011.
Natalie Portman, seen here in 'Black Swan,' was nominated for a Golden Globe award for Best Actress, Drama, for her role in that film, which also won a nomination for Best Picture, Drama, on Dec. 14. The Golden Globe awards will air live on Jan. 16, 2011, on NBC.
Handsome Dan, Yale University's bulldog mascot, stands near future graduates during commencement at Yale University in New Haven, Conn., on Monday.
Graffiti artist Banksy creates an amusing documentary about life on the guerrilla end of art in ‘Exit Through the Gift Shop.’
Bill Demong, who had a disappointing performance in the first individual Nordic combined competition at the Vancouver Olympics, put on a late surge today to capture America's first gold in the sport.
At the Vancouver Olympics, the three musketeers of the US Nordic combined team, who have trained together for 15 years, finally find a strong fourth man in Brett Camerota to win silver.
The US won a record six medals in one day Wednesday, including three ascendant performances for gold by Lindsey Vonn, Shani Davis, and Shaun White.