Trampas W. Hutchinson is a suspect in a robbery of Orchards Drug Store on Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2010.
Alabama players celebrate their newly-won BCS Championship. Alabama beat Texas, 37-21, in the national title game Thursday in Pasadena, Calif.
Xiao Ying, 73, stands on his head before plunging into icy water Thursday in Harbin in northeastern China’s Heilongjiang province.
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Rabbi Zalman Tiechtel, Lawrence, second from right, meets with his colleagues from the Chabad Movement: Rabbi Mendy Wineberg of Chabad, of Kansas City, left, and Rabbi Yitzchok Itkin of Chabad on the Plaza, right. The group met Gov. Mark Parkinson at the Kansas State Capitol in Topeka to celebrate Hanukkah with the lighting of the Hanukkah Menorah. Tiechtel submitted the picture.
Staff members demonstrate a new full body security scanner Thursday at Manchester Airport in England. European Union countries are not all agreed on whether to use the scanners.
This infrared photo taken by the Spitzer Space Telescope shows a region of space called W5 where astronomers are looking at planet formation. A top NASA official and other leading scientists say that within four or five years they should discover the first Earth-like planet located in a spot outside our solar system where life could develop or may have already.
An image from "Codex Seraphinianus."