Debra Peterson comforts her granddaughters as they wait in their car to return to New Orleans in Slidell, La., Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2008. Peterson and her grandchildren evacuated New Orleans to escape Hurricane Gustav.
Children play inside bubbles floating in a lake in Thu Le Park in Hanoi, Vietnam, during a holiday, Vietnam Independence Day, Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2008.
People look at a fire erupting from the grain market in Multan, Pakistan, Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2008. A massive blaze that swept through 40 shops in the grain market was caused by a short circuit, an official said.
A Real Yawner
Polar bear Knut yawns at his enclosure at the zoo in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2008.
High And Dry
Flood victims rest in a tree in Patna, India, Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2008. Aid workers scrambled to reach hundreds of thousands stranded across flood-devastated northern India in one of the country's largest-ever relief efforts, as hungry villagers began to riot, families swam for their lives and widespread chaos ruled. Nearly 1.2 million people were left homeless when the Kosi River burst its banks in Nepal two weeks ago.
An Indonesian woman is reflected on the floor as she reads the Koran while waiting for the time to break her fast on the second day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Istiqlal Mosque in Jakarta, Indonesia, Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2008. During Ramadan, the holiest month in Islamic calendar, Muslims refrain from eating, drinking, smoking and sex from dawn to dusk. Indonesia is the world's most populous Muslim country.
Los Angeles Dodgers' Manny Ramirez jumps out of the way of a pitch from San Diego Padres' Cha Seung Baek in the third inning of an MLB baseball game, Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2008, in Los Angeles.