Day In Pictures: 6 Jan 2011

Day In Pictures: 6 Jan 2011
Street in the heart of Rockhampton, Australia, partially flooded. As a result of floods in Queensland, killing 10 people and more than 200,000 suffered serious material losses. (Photo by Jonathan Wood / Getty Images)

Day In Pictures: 6 Jan 2011
Bidders are looking at a huge bluefin tuna at the fish market in Tokyo. At the largest fish market in Japan this giant went for 32.49 million yen (396,000 dollars). (AP Photo / Kyodo News)

Day In Pictures: 6 Jan 2011
Column of smoke rises from the burning chemical plant in the southern Dutch town of Moerdeyk. Local authorities have banned people go out and close the windows and doors to avoid poisoning. (AP Photo / Joyce van Belkom)

Day In Pictures: 6 Jan 2011
Young people expressed support for Laurent Gbagbo at the rally, organized by the Minister and the leader of the youth movement, Charles Bleu Gouda, in the district Koumassi, Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire. (AP Photo / Rebecca Blackwell)

Day In Pictures: 6 Jan 2011
Two people are in heavy snow near Lake Shaker in Shaker Heights, Ohio. (AP Photo / Amy Sancetta)

Day In Pictures: 6 Jan 2011
Divers watch drowning rescue ship «Kittiwake» 1945 at the Cayman Islands. Authorities flooded with weapons decommissioned U.S. Navy ship in the waters off the Cayman Islands, where they hope the ship will attract tourists and fish. (AP Photo / Cayman Islands Department of Tourism)

Day In Pictures: 6 Jan 2011
Austrian Andreas Kofler during a workout before the World Cup ski jumping in Bischofshofen, Austria. (AP Photo / Kerstin Joensson)

Day In Pictures: 6 Jan 2011
Pilot of Mitsubishi Guilherme Spinelli and his co-driver Youssef Haddad (both from Brazil) on the fourth stage of the Dakar Argentina - Chile between Jujuy and Kalam. (AP Photo / Natacha Pisarenko)

Day In Pictures: 6 Jan 2011
The customer next to the lanterns on the eve of the new year on the eastern calendar in Shanghai. (AP Photo / Eugene Hoshiko)

Day In Pictures: 6 Jan 2011
Members of the Sudanese People's Liberation Army in the orchestra during a march for independence in Juba. Southern Sudan prepares for independence referendum to be held this Sunday, after a historic peace treaty in 2005, which ended the civil war between the Arab north and Christian south. (Photo by Spencer Platt / Getty Images)



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