A boy carries a shovel during a snowstorm in Washington on Jan. 23. A deadly blizzard with bone-chilling winds and potentially record-breaking snowfall slammed the eastern U.S. on Saturday, as officials urged millions in the storm's path to seek shelter -- warning the worst is yet to come.
Photos: Blizzard Blasts East Coast
A fighter from Jaish al-Islam (Islam Army) runs in Harasta Qantara on the eastern outskirts of Damascus during clashes with government forces after they infiltrated into the government-held area. Jaish al-Islam is the foremost rebel group in Damascus province and fiercely oppose both the regime and ISIS.
Climbers scale on an artificial ice-wall in Liberec, Czech Republic. The wall was prepared in a former quarry near the center of the city.
Hot air balloons float in the sky above Chateau-d'oex, Switzerland, during the town's annual balloon festival.
Julia Schwerm and her son Oscar feed seagulls on the Timmendorfer Strand beach in northern Germany.
A clamor of rooks takes flight from the trees as the sun rises near Boston, Lincolnshire, eastern England.
An Indian Army soldier looks through the barrel of a rocket launcher during a display of arms and equipment at the Bison Polo Ground in Secunderabad, the twin city of Hyderabad.