7 September 2012
Last updated at 13:03
Madonna performs at the Yankee Stadium in New York during her MDNA world tour.
Texas Rangers' Ian Kinsler beats the tag by Kansas City Royals' third baseman Mike Moustakas after hitting a triple during the tenth inning of a baseball game in Kansas City, USA.
Inmates and their wives attend a mass wedding ceremony at the Lurigancho men's prison in Lima, Peru. The mass marriage ceremony, in Latin America's biggest jail, which has more than 9,000 inmates, was part of a string of events to promote the integration of prisoners back into society.
Soldiers from the 3rd Platoon, Delta Coy, 1-64 Armoured Battalion of the US Army, operating under NATO, mount an night-time operating post at Devils hill near the Kandahar Air Field.
Britain's Jonnie Peacock produced a dynamic display of sprinting to take the Paralympics T44 100m crown. The 19-year-old world record holder powered away in the last 30 metres to finish in a Paralympic record of 10.90 seconds.
Activitists and Indian policemen clash during a protest outside the Orissa state legislature building in Bhubaneswar, India. According to local news reports, dozens were injured after Congress party workers protested against the alleged corruption of the state government.
Soldiers of Moldova's separatist Dnestr region take part in a military parade during Independence Day celebrations in Tiraspol.
A child looks at a young American alligator displayed by wildlife personnel at Martin Place in Sydney's central district, as Australia's Zoo and Aquarium Association celebrates the National Threatened Species Day.
A series of earthquakes hit south-west China, leaving at least 50 people dead and 150 injured, according to state-run media.
Workers cover a piece of art after it was deemed unfit for display by Shanghai's culture police prior the inauguration of the Contemporary Art Fair at the city's exhibition centre.