Today in Pictures: Feb. 7
Survivors are pulled from a collapsed building in Taiwan, soccer fans protest racism in Italy, Notre Dame wins big and more.
Ice floats on the banks of the Yalu River at the Chinese border town of Dandong, opposite the North Korean town of Sinuiju, on Feb. 7. North Korea launched a long-range rocket Sunday, drawing stern condemnation from the U.S., Japan and the United Nations.
While Pyongyang said the rocket carried a satellite, the launch was widely viewed as a cover for testing ballistic missile technology — in defiance of United Nations sanctions.
A relative grieves after after a family member was confirmed dead on Feb 7. at a 17-story apartment building that collapsed in an earthquake in Tainan, southern Taiwan.
Families waited anxiously as rescuers painstaking pulled survivors from the remains of the building.
A survivor is transported by rescue workers at a collapsed building on Feb. 7 in Tainan, Taiwan.
The emergency center in Tainan said that 171 people had been rescued from the building following the magnitude-6.4 quake that struck at dawn Saturday.
Notre Dame’s Steve Vasturia, center left, celebrates on the court with fans following his team's 80-76 win against North Carolina in an NCAA college basketball game Saturday evening, Feb. 6, 2016, in South Bend, Indiana.