Photos of the day April 23, 2013
The Associated Press
Published: April 23, 2013 11:19AM
Updated: April 23, 2013 11:20AM
AmeriCorps member Tom Schweiss walks atop a sandbag levee as he monitors pumps Tuesday, April 23, 2013, in Clarksville, Mo. Communities along the Mississippi River and other Midwestern waterways eyed and in some cases fortified makeshift levees holding back floodwaters that meteorologists said could worsen or be prolonged by looming storms. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

A collection of the best photos from around the world updated throughout the day April 23, 2013.