santa tattoos
Vitor Martins displays some of his tattoos before performing as Father Christmas in Sao Caetano do Sul, near Sao Paulo, BrazilNacho Doce/Reuters
santa fun run
Thousands of runners in Father Christmas suits pose for a group photo after completing an annual Santa fun run from Darling Harbour to the Sydney Opera HouseJason Reed/Reuters
santa fun run
Dogs wait to run with their owners in an annual charity Santa fun run in Loughborough, LeicestershireDarren Staples/Reuters
santa aquarium
A diver wearing a Santa costume swims with fish at the Coex Aquarium in Seoul, South KoreaChung Sung-Jun/Getty Images
IKEA cinema
People await the start of a screening at a cinema in the Moscow suburb of Khimki, with beds installed by furniture retailer IkeaSergei Karpukhin/Reuters
band aid 30
An image promoting Band Aid 30 is projected onto the The Palace of Westminster in LondonDanny E Martindale/Getty Images
animal cruelty protests
Naked animal rights protesters covered with fake blood denounce the use of animal skins and fur in BarcelonaLluis Gene/AFP
Miss France
Camille Cerf is congratulated after winning the Miss France 2015 beauty contest in OrleansGuillaume Souvant/AFP
cycling german legs
The legs of the German men's sprint team are pictured during the UCI Track Cycling World Cup at the Lee Valley Velopark in east LondonBen Stansall/AFP
Gideoni Monteiro of Brazil competes during the men's Omnium on day three of the UCI Track Cycling World Cup at the Lee Valley Velopark Velodrome in LondonJustin Setterfield/Getty Images
LA Galaxy
Los Angeles Galaxy forward Landon Donovan celebrates by drinking out of the MLS Cup championship trophy in the locker room after defeating the New England Revolution in the 2014 MLS Cup finalGary A Vasquez/Reuters
immaculate conception
A figure representing the devil is set ablaze during celebrations for the Virgin of the Immaculate Conception in GuatemalaJohan Ordonez/AFP
athens protests
Greek riot police are silhouetted against flames in Thessaloniki after protesters hurled petrol bombs and set fire to bank ATMs and rubbish bins on the anniversary of the 2008 police killing of a teenagerAlexandros Avramidis/Reuters
berkeley police violence protest
Police officers deploy teargas while trying to disperse a crowd comprised largely of student protesters in Berkeley, CaliforniaNoah Berger/Reuters
Eric Garner I cant breathe protests
Protesters encircle a display taxi cab in the Forever 21 store in New York's Times Square, during a march against police violenceAndrew Kelly/Reuters
Eric Garner I cant breathe protests
Logan Browning, with duct tape over her mouth, joins demonstrators protesting against police violence in Hollywood, CaliforniaPatrick T Fallon/Reuters
mexico missing students Ayotzinapa ya me canse
Edith Mora Venancio mourns at her house in El Pericon, in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero, after forensic investigators identified the remains of her brother Alexander, one of the 43 missing students of Ayotzinapa Teacher Training College Raul Isidro BurgosJorge Dan Lopez/Reuters
typhoon Hagupit
Children sit outside a house destroyed by Typhoon Hagupit in Can-avid, Samar, in central PhilippinesErik de Castro/Reuters