Top photos of the day as selected by the Associated Press.
The London Eye is pictured from Downing Street on a cloudy day, in London, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. Parliament was reconvening Tuesday for a pivotal day in British politics as lawmakers challenged Prime Minister Boris Johnson's insistence that the U.K. will leave the European Union on Oct. 31 even without a deal. (AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)
Actor Petr Kotlar jumps in the air as he poses for photographers at the photo call for the film 'The Painted Bird' at the 76th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. (Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)
A nun browses in a store with Pope paraphernalia in Antananarivo, Madagascar, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. Pope Francis heads this week to the southern African nations of Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius, visiting some of the world's poorest countries that have been hard-hit by some of his biggest concerns: conflict, corruption and climate change. (AP Photo/Alexander Joe)
A police officer and a woman stand next to a shattered window across the street from an explosion in Wilrijk, Belgium, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. An explosion, which took down three houses in a residential area happened just after noon. It was not immediately known what caused the explosion. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
A riot police officer throws a teargas canister as looters make off with goods from a store in Germiston, east of Johannesburg, South Africa, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. Police had earlier fired rubber bullets as they struggled to stop looters who targeted businesses as unrest broke out in several spots in and around the city. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
A Brazilian soldier puts out fires at the Nova Fronteira region in Novo Progresso, Brazil, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro sent the military to help extinguish some fires. Last week, he passed a decree banning most fires for land-clearing for a period of 60 days, although he later limited the ban to the Amazon. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)
Serena Williams, of the United States, plays with her hair after defeating Qiang Wang, of China, during the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open tennis tournament Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, in New York. Williams won 6-1, 6-0. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Miami Marlins relief pitcher Jarlin Garcia (66) tumbles over Pittsburgh Pirate' Jason Martin, who scored from third on a wild pitch during the eighth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, in Pittsburgh. Martin was injured on the play and left the game. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
A fairgoer walks across a rope bridge at the 44th Permian Basin Fair, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, in Odessa, Texas, days after Saturday's shooting. The unusual mass shooting, from behind the wheel of a car, spread terror over more than 10 miles (16 kilometers) through Midland and Odessa, two closely intertwined cities now brought that much closer by tragedy. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Volunteers rescue several families that arrived on small boats, from the rising waters of Hurricane Dorian, near the Causarina bridge in Freeport, Grand Bahama, Bahamas, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. The storm’s punishing winds and muddy brown floodwaters devastated thousands of homes, crippled hospitals and trapped people in attics. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
Kansas City Royals catcher Nick Dini, left, turns to tag out Detroit Tigers' Willi Castro (49) during the ninth inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. The Royals defeated the Tigers 6-5. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Grigor Dimitrov, of Bulgaria, reacts after defeating Roger Federer, of Switzerland, during the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open tennis tournament Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, in New York. Dimitrov won 3-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4, 6-2. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves Downing Street in London, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019. With Britain's prime minister weakened by a major defeat in Parliament, defiant lawmakers were moving Wednesday to bar Boris Johnson from pursuing a "no-deal" departure from the European Union. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
A man watches the television message that Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam makes an announcement on the extradition bill, at a home electronics retailer in Hong Kong, on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019. Chief Executive Lam has announced the government will formally withdraw an extradition bill that has sparked months of demonstrations in the city, bowing to one of the protesters' demands. The bill would have allowed Hong Kong residents to be sent to mainland China for trials. It sparked massive protests that have become increasingly violent and caused the airport to shut down earlier this month. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
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