. An orangutan clutches the bars of a cage as it arrives at Halim Perdana Kusuma airport in Jakarta, Indonesia on Nov. 12. Thailand returned 14 smuggled orangutans to Indonesia after Thai authorities confiscated them in 2010, apparently on their way to a private zoo.
Tim Wolfe resignation announcement on Nov. 9 at the university in Columbia. Wolfe resigned Monday with the football team and others on campus in open revolt over his handling of racial tensions at the school.. A woman passes a tent encampment set up by student protesters following University of Missouri System President
cave-in at a parking lot of a newly opened restaurant in Meridian, Miss. on Nov. 8.. Vehicles lay in a crevice after a
. Allain Bougrain-Dubourg, president of the Bird Protection League, is evacuated by an inhabitant on Nov. 9 after clashing with the pantless owner of a plot where bird traps were found during an action against finch poaching in Audon, France.
a scanning project in the Giza pyramids has identified thermal anomalies, including one in the largest pyramid, built by Cheops, known locally as Khufu, which could indicate empty areas in the structures.
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. Syrians walk along a street where a hole from an airstrike has been filled to make the road passable, in the rebel-held area of Douma on the outskirts of Damascus, Syria on Nov. 8. At least 23 people were killed and many were critically wounded in airstrikes on Douma on the outskirts of Damascus, a monitoring group said on Saturday. Last week a similar strike on Douma, killed more than 57 people and left over 100 others injured.
. Migrants and refugees keep warm around a bonfire as they wait to enter a registration camp after crossing the Greek-Macedonian border near Gevgelija on Nov. 8. The flow of refugees and other migrants from Turkey to Greece is expected to continue at a rate of 5,000 daily this winter, the UN refugee agency UNHCR said.
two dams holding back waste water from an iron ore mine burst on Thursday, devastating the town with mudslides.. A car balances on a destroyed home in the small town of Bento Rodrigues, Brazil on Nov. 6 after
A storm system moving across California is bringing cool, wet weather to the low lands and snow in the Sierra Nevada mountains.. Lightning strikes over the Golden Gate Bridge as a storm moves in over San Francisco on Nov. 9.
. Dogs frolic in the early morning sun at a park in Milan. In the background is the Sforzesco Castle on Nov. 11.