Star, 6, of the English Cocker Spaniel breed, is displayed during the American Kennel Club's (AKC) Meet the Breeds event in New York October 21, 2012.
The four-day MEGA Show kicked off Saturday at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, with exhibitors from 32 countries and regions.
The extreme sports event attracted the world's top 15 wingsuit fliers from nine countries including the US, Britain, France, Italy and Norway. Only eight contestants advanced to the next day's final.
Focus on the people in poverty
A cowboy pulls a bull by its tail during a Coleo competition at the 16th International Coleo Festival in Villavicencio, Colombia, Oct 15, 2012.
Lisbon Fashion Week
Magician David Blaine channels bolts of electricity from various tesla coils charged with one million volts of electricity during a stunt on Pier 54 in New York, October 5, 2012.
Voted one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, the 6,400 km (4,000 miles) wall snakes its way across 11 Chinese provinces and draws millions of tourists every year, mostly to restored sections near the capital, Beijing. But away from the tourist trail, some parts of the wall are facing the absence of maintenance.
A participant crashes with his self-made flying machine during the Red Bull Flugtag (Flight Day) event on Danube island in Vienna Sept 23, 2012.
The northwest is known as one of the best places for hiking and driving in China. The boundless landscape of stark mountains and dusty plains will give you a unique travel experience.
US first lady Michelle Obama addresses the first session of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, Sept 4, 2012.
Soldiers conduct military training in humid heat in Jinan city, East China's Shandong province, July 23, 2012.