December 9, 2016: Edgy pictures of the day

World news in pictures, for your daily dose of quirk

Haute Living celebrates New York Michael J. Fox Cover Launch With

Haute Living celebrates New York Michael J. Fox Cover Launch With Hublot And JetSmarter at Domenico Vacca in New York City

'O' by Cirque du Soleil performs at the MGM National Harbor

'O' by Cirque du Soleil performs at the MGM National Harbor Grand Opening Gala in National Harbor, Maryland

Dancers perform during the fifth IWC Filmmaker Award gala dinner at the 13th Dubai

Dancers perform during the fifth IWC Filmmaker Award gala dinner at the 13th Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF), during which Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen celebrated its long-standing passion for filmmaking at One And Only Royal Mirage in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

UEFA Europa League Group K match between Southampton FC

UEFA Europa League Group K match between Southampton FC and Hapoel Be'er-Sheva FC at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, England

The RFU weathervane during the Varsity match between Cambridge

The RFU weathervane during the Varsity match between Cambridge University and Oxford University at Twickenham Stadium in London, England

Rons Dream is hosed down at Warwick racecourse in Warwick, England.

Rons Dream is hosed down at Warwick racecourse in Warwick, England.

Zatopek 10 Australian 10,000m Championships in Melbourne

Zatopek 10 Australian 10,000m Championships in Melbourne

Alice Wyllie views a Proboscis monkey during a press preview

Alice Wyllie views a Proboscis monkey during a press preview for a new taxidermy exhibition in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Alex Chan competes in the Steve Hooker Pole Vault Challenge during

Alex Chan competes in the Steve Hooker Pole Vault Challenge during the Zatopek 10 Australian 10,000m Championships in Melbourne, Australia.

An Equirectangular Panorama. A 360 view of the exterior of the New York

An Equirectangular Panorama. A 360 view of the exterior of the New York-New York Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, United States.