December 2, 2016: Edgy pictures of the day

World news in pictures, for your daily dose of quirk

Horses are involved in celebrations today to mark 50 years of Independence in Bridgetown, Barbados

Horses are involved in celebrations today to mark 50 years of Independence in Bridgetown, Barbados. Prince Harry is visiting the Caribbean marking the 35th Anniversary of Independence in Antigua and Barbuda and the 50th Anniversary of Independence in Barbados and Guyana.

Native Americans from Washington state arrive at Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the Standing Rock

Native Americans from Washington state arrive at Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation after traveling from the headwaters of the Missouri River in a dugout canoe in North Dakota. The proposed 1,172-mile-long pipeline would transport oil from the North Dakota Bakken region through South Dakota, Iowa and into Illinois.

Charlie Ford of England plays from the bunker during day one of the 2016 Australian PGA Championship at RACV Royal Pines Resort in Australia

Charlie Ford of England plays from the bunker during day one of the 2016 Australian PGA Championship at RACV Royal Pines Resort in Gold Coast, Australia.

The Vienna Islamic Center mosque in Vienna, Austria.

The Vienna Islamic Center mosque in Vienna, Austria. Polls indicate that right-wing populist presidential candidate Norbert Hofer has a strong chance of winning presidential elections scheduled for December 4. Hofer has in his campaign rhetoric warned of criminal immigrants and stated that Islam shall not be a part of Austria.

Awards ceremony in Bochum, Germany.

Awards ceremony in Bochum, Germany.

New York City AIDS Memorial during World AIDS Day 2016 in New York City.

New York City AIDS Memorial during World AIDS Day 2016 in New York City.

An activist climbs a hill to sled outside Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the Standing Rock

An activist climbs a hill to sled outside Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation near Cannon Ball, North Dakota.

A view of a Daniel Lismore design at the 'Theater of Self' VIP and press preview in Miami, Florida.

A view of a Daniel Lismore design at the 'Theater of Self' VIP and press preview in Miami, Florida.

A flock of starlings at Lumine Golf & Beach Resort in Tarragona, Spain.

A flock of starlings at Lumine Golf & Beach Resort in Tarragona, Spain.

Byron Jones of team Dallas Cowboys celebrates an incomplete pass

Byron Jones of team Dallas Cowboys celebrates an incomplete pass in the game against the Minnesota Vikings team at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota