A military band conductor of performs during a rehearsal for the opening session of the annual National People's Congress at Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, March 5, 2013.
A llama seeks shelter next to an abandoned school bus at Cox Farms in Centreville, Va., March 6, 2013.
A supporter of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez holds a picture of him above a crowd waiting for Chavez's coffin to be taken from the hospital where he died on Tuesday, to a military academy where it will remain until his funeral in Caracas, Venezuela, March 6, 2013.
A zebra stands in the shade at the Dusit Zoo in Bangkok, Thailand, March 1, 2013.
Ocean waves crash over a seawall and into houses along the coast in Scituate, Mass., March 7, 2013.
Skaters perform to celebrate the one-year countdown to the 2014 Sochi Winter Paralympics in Red Square in Moscow, March 7, 2013.
Models wear creations by designer Riccardo Tisci for Givenchy as part of his Fall/Winter 2013-2014 ready to wear collection in Paris, March, 3, 2013.
Communist supporters carry a portrait depicting Josef Stalin as they line up to place flowers on the Soviet dictator's grave in Red Square, Moscow to mark the 60th anniversary of his death, March 5, 2013.
Indian women adjust their saris while listening to a speaker as protesters stage a rally demanding pensions for elderly, poor citizens in New Delhi, March 5, 2013.
Virginie Faivre of Switzerland competes in the women's Ski Halfpipe event at the FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships in Oslo, Norway, March 5, 2013.
People inside a cloud of paint powder during the Holi one color Festival in Cape Town , South Africa, March 2, 2013.
A woman's hands inside a cloud of paint powder during the Holi one color Festival in Cape Town, South Africa, March 2, 2013.
A man disguised as a bear poses for photographs at a cocktail and photo exhibition, hosted by Russia and international NGO's at the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) in Bangkok, March 5, 2013.
Election volunteers listen to instructions before proceeding to the opening of the ballot boxes at a polling station in the Kibera slum, Nairobi, Kenya, March 4, 2013. Kenya held its first presidential election since the 2007 vote which ushered in months of tribal violence that killed more than 1,000 people and displaced 600,000 from their homes.
Buds emerge at Kew Gardens in Kew, England, March 1, 2013.
Spanish bullfighter Julian Lopez "El Juli" aims his sword before killing a bull during the first bullfight of the season in the southwestern Spanish town of Olivenza, Spain, March 2, 2013.
A 1-month-old endangered Bornean Orangutan sleeps on his mother in Singapore, March 6, 2013.
U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) is seen on TV monitors as he participates in a filibuster on the Senate floor on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., March 6, 2013. Sen. Paul was filibustering the Senate to oppose the nomination of John Brennan to be the next director of CIA.
Roxanna Green (right) holds a photo of her daughter Christina Taylor Green, who was killed in the January 8, 2011 Tucson shooting, as Mark Kelly leans his head on the shoulder of his wife, former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords during a news conference outside Safeway grocery store where they asked Congress to provide stricter gun control in the United States in Tucson, Ariz., March 6, 2013.
Family members of Ahmed Abdul Khalim, 24, a demonstrator killed in violent clashes with Egyptian security forces in previous days, cry as the coffin of Khalim is carried on in Port Said, Egypt, March 8, 2013. Violent protests rocked the city of Port Said before the March 9 verdict in a crucial court case presiding over the Port Said football stadium massacre in February 2012.
A hot air balloon descends to land as the sun sets north of Phoenix, Ariz. March 1, 2013.