24 September 2012
Last updated at 12:09
British actor Damian Lewis wins a best drama actor Emmy for Homeland, as Dame Maggie Smith wins Downton Abbey's only prize. Homeland, Game Change and US comedy Modern Family won the most awards, with four each.
Mongolian sumo wrestler Harumafuji, right, and compatriot and grand champion Hakuho, fight during the autumn Grand Sumo Tournament in Tokyo. Harumafuji won the tournament and so moved a step closer to promotion to the sport's highest rank.
Luke Donald, of England, hits off the fairway on the 17th hole during the final round of the Tour Championship golf tournament in Atlanta, Georgia.
A lorry driver in southern Brazil had a miraculous escape when his vehicle skidded over the guard rail as he crossed a bridge linking the states of Sao Paulo and Parana.
South Korean protesters struggle with riot police during an anti-Japanese rally outside the Japanese embassy in Seoul over a long-standing grievance regarding Korean women forced to serve as sex slaves during World War II.
New York Yankees fielder Raul Ibanez climbs the wall but only the fans have a chance to catch the ball hit by Oakland Athletics Cliff Pennington in the second inning of their MLB American League game at Yankee Stadium in New York.
Competitors run through a pit during 2012 Tough Mudder at Glenworth Valley in Sydney, Australia.
Venezuelan opposition candidate Henrique Capriles throws his cap to supporters during a campaign rally in Maracay, about 100km (62 miles) west of Caracas.
Residents throw stones and beer bottles at a demolition team and anti-riot police during an operation at an informal settlers area in Manila to make way for a local government project.
A fire is blazing in a forest close to the city of Domeno, near Valencia, Spain. The AFP news agency reports that about 2,000 people have been evacuated from villages in the area.