Today in Pictures: November 6

See some of today's best news pictures around the world.

. A Qantas Boeing plane flies through heavy rain as a storm moves towards Sydney, Australia on Nov. 6.

David Gray / Reuters

. A young boy stands in the doorway of an old teashop on Nov. 6 in Kawhmu, near Yangon, Myanmar, an impoverished, rice-growing area with an estimated 80,000 registered voters.

Lauren Decicca / Getty Images

. MJ Johnson gathers with other contestants to promote the National Beard and Moustache Championships in New York on Nov. 6.

Brendan Mcdermid / Reuters

. A girl runs between mattresses inside a sports arena where residents are taking refuge after being displaced by bursting dams in Mariana, Minas Gerais state, Brazil on Nov. 6.

Gallery: Mud Engulfs Brazilian Village after Dams Collapse

Felipe Dana / AP

. Russian soldiers dressed in Red Army World War II uniforms attend a rehearsal for the Nov. 7 parade in the Red Square with Spassky Tower in the background, in Moscow, Russia on Nov. 6.

Ivan Sekretarev / AP

. Palestinians wave an Algerian national flag as fellow protesters use a huge slingshot to hurl stones at Israeli security forces during clashes near Shejaiya, an eastern district of Gaza City along the border with Israel, on Nov. 6.

Mahmud Hams / AFP - Getty Images

. A dam burst in the village of Bento Rodrigues, in Mariana, the southeastern Brazilian state of Minas Gerais on Nov. 6. A dam burst at a mining waste site, unleashing a deluge of thick, red toxic mud that smothered a village and killed at least 17 people, an official said.

Douglas Magno / AFP - Getty Images

. People stand in line to board a ferry at the port of Mytilene on the island of Lesbos, Greece, on Nov. 6. Thousands of migrants and refugees were allowed to board vessels in Mytilene on Friday, as Greek ferries ended a strike that had left them trapped on eastern Aegean islands.

Marko Drobnjakovic / AP

. A river gull flies over reflection of a Gazela bridge on the Sava river in Belgrade, Serbia on Nov. 6.

Darko Vojinovic / AP

. A worker prepares a 78-foot-tall Norway spruce to be hoisted into position as the 2015 Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree in New York City on Nov. 6.

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Have a great weekend.

Shannon Stapleton / Reuters