An Afghan school girl looks out from the window of her classroom during the opening of a school in Bagram, north of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, March 24, 2008. Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force Afghanistan renovated the school and distributed bags and books to the Afghan children.
On A Roll
Five-year-old Katie Anthony, of Phoneix, Ariz., takes part in the annual White House Easter Egg Roll, Monday, March 24, 2008, on the South Lawn at the White House in Washington.
Russia's Gleb Galperin competes in Men's 10m platform diving preliminaries during the European Swimming Championships in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, Monday March 24, 2008.
The Bear Stearns headquarters, right, and the JP Morgan headquarters, left, are shown on Monday, March 24, 2008, in New York. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its offer Monday for Bear Stears Cos. to $10 per share.
Tibetan children get their faces painted at an anti-China protest in New Delhi, India, Monday, March 24, 2008.
Keeping The Torch Lit
Greek actress Maria Nafpliotou, playing the role of a high priestess, passes on the Olympic flame lit with a concave mirror to another priestess, near the Temple of Hera in Ancient Olympia where the Olympics were born in 776 B.C., on Monday March 24, 2008. The flame for the Aug. 8-24 Beijing Olympics was lit using the sun's rays at a ceremony in Ancient Olympia.
Ready To Race
British horse Gower Song, trained by David Elsworth, trains at sunrise at Nad Al Sheba ahead of the Dubai World Cup, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Monday March 24, 2008. The Dubai World Cup, the world's richest horse race, comprising seven races with a total purse of $ 21.25 million, will be run for the 13th time Saturday, March 29.
Jack Kevorkian talks to members of the media during a news conference in Detroit, Monday, March 24,2008, in which he announced his decision to run in the November election as an independent for a congressional seat representing Detroit's suburbs in which he will face incumbent Republican Rep. Joe Knollenberg.
Ukraine's President Viktor Yushchenko talks to Leonid Stadnik, who is 8' 5" tall, a Ukrainian veterinarian and the world's tallest living man according to the Guinness World Records, outside the Presidential office, Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, March 24, 2008. People from all over the world have shipped Stadnik clothing and recently presented him with a giant bicycle. On Monday, he got a new car, courtesy of Yushchenko.
Hot On His Heels
A member of the French Group F performs during the closing ceremony of the Bogota International Theater Festival 2008 in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, March 23, 2008.