A Flamingo chick is framed by adults as it flaps its wings at the Stone Zoo in Stoneham, Mass.
Fatima (C), 32, wife of Mohammad Azim, bakes bread at their house in Kabul. Azim, 35, an odd job labourer, who earns less than 200 Afghani a day ($4.15), lives with his wife and 8 children.
A boat carries flood relief materials as monsoon clouds surround the flood affected Gagalmari village in Assam state, India. Floods from monsoon rains have killed dozens of people in northeastern India.
Released foreign aid workers from the Norweigan Refugee Council (L-R) Steven Dennis of Canada, Canadian citizen Qurat-Ul-Ain Sadazai, Astrid Sehl of Norway and Glenn Costes of Philippines wave upon arriving at the Wilson airport in Nairobi. Somali and Kenyan troops rescued four foreign aid workers held hostage inside Somalia, three days after they were seized from a refugee camp in neighbouring Kenya.
A man crosses a bridge the fast-flowing river Reuss in Goeschenen, central Switzerland. Heavy rainfalls in the past days caused the high water levels.
Spain's national soccer team players celebrate their Euro 2012 victory on an open-top bus during a parade in downtown Madrid.
Residents and hotel guests swim in the rooftop infinity pool at the Thompson Hotel with the Toronto skyline as a backdrop.
(Michelle Siu for The Globe and Mail)
Jockey Mario Gutierrez, winner of this year’s Kentucky Derby and Preakness, rides Devil Disguise across the finish line to win the fourth race at the Hastings Racecourse in Vancouver.
(John Lehmann/The Globe and Mail)
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