You Lookin' At Me?
A cross-eyed opossum called Heidi sits in its interim enclosure, in the zoo in Leipzig, Germany. The animal came from a zoo in Denmark to Leipzig, where they discovered her unique point of view.
A pilgrim sleeps by images of the Virgin of Guadalupe, outside the virgin's Basilica in Mexico City. Thousands of people from all over the country have begun arriving at the basilica in preparation for Sunday's celebrations to honor the Virgin.
Children look at the holiday window display at Macy's flagship store in New York City.
A child reaches out to touch foam used to simulate snow at a shopping mall in Singapore where malls are taking advantage of the festive season to draw in customers through visual merchandising, advertising and year end sales.
A powerful, gusty storm dumped mounds of snow across the upper Midwest on Sunday, closing major highways in several states, canceling more than 1,600 flights in Chicago and collapsing the roof of the Minnesota Vikings' stadium.
Need For Speed
Julia Mancuso of the United States speeds down the course during the first run of an alpine ski, women's World Cup giant slalom race, in St. Moritz, Switzerland.
Thomas Mullin gets a last look at the sun from Bodega Head in Bodega Bay Calif. The thin high clouds ahead of the front produce a halo containing millions of tiny ice crystals which take on an elongated hexagonal shape, refracting the light.
Row, Row, Row Your Boat...
A Kashmiri Muslim rows his boat in Dal Lake on a cold and foggy morning in Srinagar, India.
A husky puppy is transported in a child's push chair, on a snowy street downtown Bucharest, Romania. Southern Romania is affected by snowfalls with traffic problems reported on many roads.
A bald eagle soars over the Des Moines River, in downtown Des Moines, Iowa.
"So Um...I'm Freezing."
A flock of Black Skimmers face into a cold blustery wind as they huddle together on Ben T. Davis Beach in Tampa, Fla.. Temperatures overnight in Florida are predicted to drop into the upper 20's, as a cold front pushes through the state.
A sleepy pilgrim, a cross-eyed critter and a serious love for toys. Check out the best photos of the last week.