Thousands demonstrated along Park Avenue in New York City during meetings of the World Economic Forum at the Waldorf Astorio New York hotel on a freezing January day in 2003.
U.S. Army soldiers pause for a brief prayer before setting off on their missions from Forward Operating Base Marez in Mosul, Iraq Wednesday in January, 2005. A suicide attack on their dining facility one month earlier had killed 22 and wounded 72 more.
Twin brothers and boxers Rock and Tiger Allen work with their father and noted boxing trainer Naazim Richardson in Philadelphia in 1999. The pair had hoped to fight for the US during the 2000 Summer Olympics n Sydney.
Protesters pull one of their own from the grips of Philadelphia Police officers during a scuffle on LOVE Park in Philadelphia in 2005. Demonstrators had gathered to address several economic and human rights causes.
Neighborhood children cover their noses as smoke from a row home fire clouds their block in the Grays Ferry section of Philadelphia. The occupants escaped safely and the fire was brought under control short time later.
Snow begins to stick on a side street Friday afternoon in the Center City section of Philadelphia. Several inches of snow accumulated in the city last weekend as well.
Window washers dangle outside the The Ludlow, a new apartment building in the Market East section of Center City Philadelphia.
The PSFS Building, now known as the Loews Philadelphia Hotel, can be seen at rear. The building is a National Historic Landmark and was the first International style skyscraper constructed in the United States.