A riot officer patrols near a flaming tire outside Masjid Musa Mosque in Mombasa, Kenya, on Tuesday. Police and protesters fought as a violent backlash to the killing of a radical Islamic preacher continued Tuesday in Kenya’s second largest city.
Meave Leakey carefully excavates the new face, designated KNM-ER 62000, found in northern Kenya. The Leakey team claims its discovery of the flat-faced fossil backs its claim that the human family tree sprouted long-lost branches. (Associated Press)
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, left, waves to the media after meeting with Kenya President Mwai Kibaki at the State House, in Nairobi, Kenya, on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, Pool)
Members of the Kenyan security forces inspect the scene, as a body lies covered by a sheet, outside the African Inland Church in Garissa, Kenya, on Sunday. Gunmen killed two policemen guarding a church, snatched their rifles and then opened fire on the congregation. (Associated Press)
Men look in through the windows as a member (left) of the Kenyan security forces inspects the scene inside the African Inland Church in Garissa, Kenya, on Sunday, July 1, 2012, after gunmen killed at least 10 people and wounded at least 40, security officials said. (AP Photo/Chris Mann)
James Mundia, originally of Kenya, grabs Asma Iqbal, originially from Pakistan, as the two wait in line to receive their certificates of citizenship Thursday, May 24, 2012 at a naturalization ceremony at the Smithsonian Institute's National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C. Twelve candidates from 12 different countries became citizens. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)
James Mundia, originally of Kenya, takes the oath of allegiance to become a citizen of the United States during a naturalization ceremony Thursday, May 24, 2012 at the Smithsonian Institute's National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C. Twelve candidates from 12 different countries were issued the oath of citizenship. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)
XXX DON'T USE THIS CAPTION XXX Kenyan McDuffie, a candidate to replace Harry Thomas for Ward 5 city councilmember, comes to cast his vote in the special election with his wife Princess, right, and his two daughters Kesi, 5, and Jozi, 2, at Mt. Bethel Baptist Church on Rhode Island Avenue in northwest, Washington, D.C., Tuesday, May 15, 2012 (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)