Thursday in Pictures: December 3

See Thursday's best news pictures.

. An investigator looks at a black SUV whose drivers were killed the day before in a shootout with police. A heavily armed man and woman opened fire Wednesday on a holiday banquet, killing multiple people and seriously wounding others in a precision assault, authorities said.

Jae C. Hong / AP

. A man carries an umbrella as he walks down Larkin Street in San Francisco.

Jeff Chiu / AP

. Swimmers warm up during the U.S. Winter Nationals swimming event in Federal Way, Wash.

Elaine Thompson / AP

. Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk (4th from left) and Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak (third from left) stand on the flight deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman at an undisclosed location in the Mediterranean Sea.

Andrew Kravchenko / Pool via Reuters

. A migrant stands on a border gate as he and other migrants and refugees try to cross into Macedonia near the village of Idomeni, Greece, on Dec. 3, 2015.

Countries along the migrant route through the Balkans have tightened restrictions on migrants, allowing entry only to those fleeing war-torn countries such as Syria, Afghanistan and Iraq.

Armend Nimani / AFP - Getty Images

. A stranded migrant holding a baby shouts at a Greek police cordon following scuffles at the Greek-Macedonian border.

Alexandros Avramidis / Reuters

. A migrant prevented from entering Macedonia prays on the border near the Greek village of Idomeni. Macedonian authorities are only allowing migrants from war-torn countries to cross. Others are regarded as economic migrants.

Zoltan Balogh / EPA

. Residents wade through floodwaters in Chennai, India. The heaviest rainfall in more than 100 years has devastated swathes of the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, with thousands forced to leave their submerged homes and schools, offices and a regional airport shut for a second day Thursday.


. An airplane sits in floodwaters in Chennai, India.

India's Press Information Bureau / Reuters

. Shiite pilgrims gather at the Imam Hussein shrine during ceremonies marking Arbain in the holy city of Karbala, southern Iraq, on Dec. 2. Arbain is celebrated on the 40th day after the Shiite holy day of Ashura, which commemorates the death of Imam Hussein at the battle of Karbala.

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