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The day in photos, Feb. 16, 2009

Teenagers drink alcohol on a street corner last week on a rundown estate in Hebburn, England. In the latest symbol of what some are calling “broken Britain,” 13-year-old Alfie and his 15-year-old girlfriend, Chantelle, became parents last week. The problem of binge drinking among young people in Britain shows up in a rise in liver disease among Britons in their 20s.


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