Photos of the day for Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015

SHARE Photos of the day for Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
SHARE Photos of the day for Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015

News, sports and feature photos from across the globe

A man comforts Tali Kalangel the wife of 25-year-old Israeli army Captain Yochai Kalangel during his funeral at the Mount Herzl military cemetery in Jerusalem on January 29, 2015. GALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images

A man comforts Tali Kalangel the wife of 25-year-old Israeli army Captain Yochai Kalangel during his funeral at the Mount Herzl military cemetery in Jerusalem on January 29, 2015. GALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images

Israeli soldiers cry during the funeral of Major Yochai Kalangel in Jeruslaem, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday said that Iran is to blame for a deadly flare-up along the Israeli-Lebanese border the previous d

Israeli soldiers cry during the funeral of Major Yochai Kalangel in Jeruslaem, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday said that Iran is to blame for a deadly flare-up along the Israeli-Lebanese border the previous day, the deadliest escalation in the disputed zone since the 2006 war between Hezbollah and Israel.(AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner)

A man comforts the wife of Jordanian pilot, Lt. Muath al-Kaseasbeh, who is held by the Islamic State group militants. Jordan offered a prisoner swap to the Islamic State group in a desperate attempt to save a Jordanian air force pilot the militants purpor

A man comforts the wife of Jordanian pilot, Lt. Muath al-Kaseasbeh, who is held by the Islamic State group militants. Jordan offered a prisoner swap to the Islamic State group in a desperate attempt to save a Jordanian air force pilot the militants purportedly threatened to kill, along with a Japanese hostage. (AP Photo/Raad Adayleh)

A student of the local Madrassa looks from a window while other students play in the courtyard in Kaduna on January 21, 2015. FLORIAN PLAUCHEUR/AFP/Getty Images

A student of the local Madrassa looks from a window while other students play in the courtyard in Kaduna on January 21, 2015. FLORIAN PLAUCHEUR/AFP/Getty Images

A Malian supporter cheers his team ahead of the 2015 African Cup of Nations group D football match between Guinea and Mali in Mongomo, on January 28, 2015. CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images

A Malian supporter cheers his team ahead of the 2015 African Cup of Nations group D football match between Guinea and Mali in Mongomo, on January 28, 2015. CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images

A model presents a creation by Zuhair Murad during the 2015 Haute Couture Spring-Summer collection fashion show on January 29, 2015 in Paris. MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP/Getty Images

A model presents a creation by Zuhair Murad during the 2015 Haute Couture Spring-Summer collection fashion show on January 29, 2015 in Paris. MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP/Getty Images

A Ukrainian woman begs Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to stop the bombing in Donetsk after shell hit the residential area where she lives, killing two civilians in Donetsk’s Kyibishevsky district, on January 29, 2015. MANU BRABO/AFP/Getty Images

A Ukrainian woman begs Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to stop the bombing in Donetsk after shell hit the residential area where she lives, killing two civilians in Donetsk’s Kyibishevsky district, on January 29, 2015. MANU BRABO/AFP/Getty Images

A civilian and an separatist soldier look at the body of a man after shell hit a residential area, killing two civilians in Donetsk’s Kyibishevsky district, on January 29, 2015. MANU BRABO/AFP/Getty Images

A civilian and an separatist soldier look at the body of a man after shell hit a residential area, killing two civilians in Donetsk’s Kyibishevsky district, on January 29, 2015. MANU BRABO/AFP/Getty Images

Models present fashion from the Fall/Winter 2015 collection of Danish design house Han Kjobenhavn during the Copenhagen Fashion Week, in Copenhagen, Denmark, January 28, 2015. SIMON LAESSOE/AFP/Getty Images

Models present fashion from the Fall/Winter 2015 collection of Danish design house Han Kjobenhavn during the Copenhagen Fashion Week, in Copenhagen, Denmark, January 28, 2015. SIMON LAESSOE/AFP/Getty Images

Models walk back to the backstage during the Ralph & Russo’s Spring-Summer 2015 Haute Couture fashion collection presented in Paris, France, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

Models walk back to the backstage during the Ralph & Russo’s Spring-Summer 2015 Haute Couture fashion collection presented in Paris, France, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

Saudi Arabian air force sergeant Mazen Alotaibi appears in court Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Las Vegas. Alotaibi will serve at least 35 years in Nevada state prison after being found guilty of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 13-year-old boy at a Las

Saudi Arabian air force sergeant Mazen Alotaibi appears in court Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Las Vegas. Alotaibi will serve at least 35 years in Nevada state prison after being found guilty of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 13-year-old boy at a Las Vegas Strip hotel. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Osmar Ramirez walks his pig Bartolo by a leash to a client’s home for mating in La Lisa neighborhood on the outskirts of Havana, Cuba, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

Osmar Ramirez walks his pig Bartolo by a leash to a client’s home for mating in La Lisa neighborhood on the outskirts of Havana, Cuba, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

The Latest
A U.S. Census Bureau report released Thursday shows rather than losing population, Illinois gained more than 250,000 residents between 2010 and 2020. That’s roughly the equivalent of not counting anyone in Aurora — Illinois’ second largest city — and the entire city of Decatur.
For the first time this season, host Alison Victoria takes on clients and helps hem build their dream home on a tight budget.
Federal government ought to give a proper hearing to this or any other legit, preservation-minded proposal.
There’s nothing inherently wrong with military-style JROTC programs. But students deserve a range of education options, no matter what high school they attend.
Lizbeth Aguilar and her sister Alejandra Lopez were last seen May 12 in the 4400 block of West Montana Street, according to Chicago police.