PHOTO GALLERY: 24 hours around the world

(AP) Google technician working on some of the computers in the Dalles
(Reuters) Swans swim past changing autumn leaves in Sheffield Park Gardens near Haywards
(AP) puppets of Mitt Romney, left, and President Barack Obama
(REuters) Builders work on the roof of a new housing construction site in Alexandria, Virginia
(Reuters) The Ugandan contingent of African Union Mission in Somalia
(AP) Big Bird arrives at the Daytime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles.
(Reuters) A kitesurfer gets 'big air' whilst competing in the British Kitesports Championships
(Reuters) A rainbow is seen behind the logo of a BP fuel station in Barnstaple in south west England
(Reuters) Anti-airport protesters take cover with home-made shields
(Reuters) Sweden's Princess Estelle looking at a leaf as she sits on Haga Palace in Stockholm