. Workers stand on the scaffolding that surrounds the dome of the U.S Capitol on Nov. 17, 2015, in Washington. The restoration of the cast iron dome is expected to take two years and cost as much as $60 million.
. Cuban migrants are reflected in the window of a nun's jeep as they gather to receive free breakfast near the immigration office in Peñas Blancas, Costa Rica. More than 1,000 Cuban migrants heading north to the United States tried to cross the border from Costa Rica into Nicaragua, causing tensions to soar between the neighbors as security forces sought to turn them back. Nicaragua's government responded furiously on Sunday saying that Costa Rica "had deliberately and irresponsibly thrown, and continues to throw" the Cuban migrants into its territory, violating its national sovereignty.
. Rime ice extends several feet horizontally from a sign marking the summit of 5,774-foot Mount Adams in northern New Hampshire. Monday's freezing fog and strong winds formed the rime ice, creating a winter wonderland above treeline in New Hampshire's aptly named White Mountains.
. A zoo employee carries a three-month-old female giant panda cub, born to mother Liang Liang and father Xing Xing, as she is presented to the public for the first time at the national zoo in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
. A man hugs his daughter after arriving on the Greek island of Lesbos along with other migrants and refugees who crossed the Aegean Sea from Turkey. At least eight people drowned when a boat carrying migrants from Turkey sank off the Greek island of Kos, the coastguard said on Tuesday. They were the latest of nearly 3,500 deaths at sea this year among people making desperate bids to flee war and poverty and to reach Europe, according to UN figures.
. A passenger looks for his belongings after a train derailed in Quetta, Pakistan.
. A man makes his way through debris inside an earthquake-damaged house on the island of Lefkada, Greece, where one woman was killed. A strong earthquake struck off the western Greek island of Lefkada on Tuesday, killing at least one person and damaging several buildings, Greek police said.
. Hindu devotees offer prayers to the setting sun during the "Chhat" festival at in Kathmandu, Nepal. The four-day festival honors the sun god with prayers at sunrise and sunset.
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