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Photo of the Day: Slain Pakistan Governor Is Mourned


Pakistani civil society activists light candles in front of a portrait of the slain governor of Punjab, Salman Taseer.

'Bridge Builder' Vishakha Desai Featured in Singapore's Business Times

Asia Society President Vishakha Desai.

Vishaka N. Desai explains what sets Asia Society above and apart from other groups trying to deepen ties between Asia and the United States.

Photo of the Day: Bras for a Cause


In three weeks, 10,000 bras were donated.

Photo of the Day: Calligraphy Contest


Almost 3,000 people participated in the calligraphy contest to celebrate the start of the New Year in Tokyo.

A 'Nation of Wusses' vs. a Rising China?

Author and <i>New York Times</i> columnist Thomas Friedman appears on on January 10 at 7:00 pm ET.

Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell says the US has "become a nation of wusses," and "the Chinese are kicking our butt in everything."

Photo of the Day: Stargazing


The first solar eclipse of 2011 covered the sun by 30 percent and could be seen in many parts of the world. 

Photo of the Day: Queensland Flooding Continues


Floodwaters spread across the runway of the airport at Rockhampton, in eastern Queensland, Australia.

Photo of the Day: Welcoming 2011


Fireworks light up Sydney Harbour New Year's Eve January 1, 2010.

Photo of the Day: Tiger vs. Rabbit


Zoo owner Manny Tangco holds up a rabbit and a tiger cub while surrounded by local children at the Malabon Zoo in Manila, Philippines to illustrate the shift from the "Year of the Tiger" to the "Year of the Rabbit."

Photo of the Day: A Photo-Op for a Young Afghan


An Afghan child stands near US soldiers from Alpha Troop 1-75 Cavalry 2nd Brigade 101st Airborne Division leaving the Siah Choy village during a foot patrol in Zari district of Kandahar province on December 21, 2010.