galleryPhoto of the Day11.07.13galleryPhoto of the DayThe best images from around the world11.07.13 9:30 PM ETTasos Katopodis/GettyCrippling Circumstances Washington, Illinois November 18, 2013 According to reports the tornado that ripped across Washington, Illinois has been preliminary classified as an EF-4. A fast-moving storm system that spawned multiple tornadoes which touched down across the Midwest, leaving behind a path of destruction in 12 states and killing at least five. Aaron Favila/APTyphoon TragedyTacloban city, Philippines November 10, 2013 Survivors pass by two large boats after they were washed ashore by strong waves caused by Typhoon Haiyan in Tacloban city, Leyte province central Philippines. Tarmizy Harva/Reuters, via LandovKeep Calm and Carry OnNorth Sumatra, Indonesia November 7, 2013 As Mount Sinabung spews volcanic ash, children practice their morning exercises at a school in the Karo district, outside of the evacuation zone. Manuel Balce Ceneta/APToo Cold?Washington November 6, 2013 A three-month-old Sumatran tiger cub named "Bandar" shows his displeasure after being dunked in the tiger exhibit moat at the National Zoo in Washington. Spencer Platt/GettyElection Day YawnsBrooklyn, New York November 5, 2013 Tobias Nichols, 2, yawns while waiting for his father, Dan Nichols, to vote on Election Day in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. APDay In CourtCairo, Egypt November 4, 2013 Ousted President Mohammed Morsi, right, speaking from the defendant's cage as he stands with co-defendants in a makeshift courtroom during a trial hearing. Emerging from four months of detention, Morsi defiantly rejected a court's authority to try him, saying he was the country's "legitimate" leader and those that overthrew him should face charges instead. Andres Gutierrez/APSolar EclipseCanary Islands, Spain November 3, 2013 People look at the moon crossing in front of the sun during a partial solar eclipse in Santa Cruz de Tenerife. Clouds moving over the city allowed only brief views of the eclipse which in southern Europe was partial. The total eclipse was seen sweeping east across Africa. Niranjan Shrestha/APDog DaysKatmandu, Nepal November 2, 2013 A Nepalese woman carries a dog, decorated with vermillion, in her bag after performing rituals during Tihar festival celebrations. Dogs are worshipped to acknowledge their role in providing security during Tihar festival, one of the most important Hindu festivals dedicated to the worship of the Goddess of wealth Laxmi. Dita Alangkara/APBus StrikeJakarta, Indonesia November 1, 2013 Indonesian workers take shelter from the rain inside a bus during a protest demanding higher wages outside the city hall. Laborers across Indonesia went on the second day of a strike Friday to demand more benefits and higher pay. Christopher Furlong/GettyAint Nothin But a Hound DogKnutsford, United Kingdom October 31, 2013 Huntsman Andrew German of The Cheshire Forest Hunt exercises his hounds in the countryside in preparation for the start of the new hunting season. Prabhjot Gill/APDiwali CelebrationsAmritsar, India October 30, 2013 A potter paints earthen lamps ahead of Diwali, or the Hindu festival of light. Festival goers light lamps, exchange sweets and gifts and pray to goddess Lakshmi during the festival which will be celebrated on Nov. 3. Ammar Awad/ReutersDemolition East Jerusalem October 29, 2013. A Palestinian woman stands near furniture removed from her house as it is being demolished in the Beit Hanina. Edgar Su/ReutersWide Array of WorkSingapore October 28, 2013 Workers start their shift at a construction site in the central business district area. L Ananthakrishnan/ReutersWelcome CeremonyBeijing October 25, 2013 A flag covers the face of an honor guard during a welcoming ceremony for the visiting Mongolian Prime Minister Norovyn Altankhuyag outside the Great Hall of the People. Rob Griffith/APRaging FiresFaulcombridg, Australia October 24, 2013 A helicopter drops water on bush land in Faulcombridge, 53 miles west of Sydney. More than 100 wildfires have killed one resident and destroyed more than 200 homes in New South Wales state this month. Pool photo by John StillwellRoyal ChristeningLondon October 23, 2013 Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, right, speaks with Prince William and Kate Duchess of Cambridge as they arrive with their son Prince George at the Chapel Royal in St James's Palace. Britain's 3-month-old future monarch, Prince George will be christened Wednesday with water from the River Jordan at a rare four-generation gathering of the royal family in London Carlo Allegri/ReutersPresidential CarvingsNew York City October 22, 2013 Pumpkins carved in the likeness of U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are lit at Madame Tussauds in New York. Fabrizio Bensch/ReutersBattle of the NationsMarkkleeberg, Germany October 20, 2103 Performers wearing 19th century Allied forces military uniforms prepare to attack French forces during a reenactment of the Battle of the Nations. Loubna Mrie/ReutersUnderground MeetingIdlib, Syria October 17, 2013 Free Syrian Army fighters gathered inside a cave in the village of Maaret al-Naaman. Toru Hanai/ReutersWild Is the WindTokyo, Japan October 16, 2013 Men struggle against strong wind and rain caused by Typhoon Wipha.