EPA
  • Today in Pictures: June 5, 2012

    US President Barack Obama is introduced by former US President Bill Clinton during a fundraiser at the New Amsterdam Theater in New York, June 4, 2012.
    EPA
  • Today in Pictures: June 5, 2012

    Scavengers search for recyclable items from a garbage dump on the outskirts of Lahore, Pakistan, June 5, 2012, on World Environment Day. World Environment Day is celebrated every year with the objective to raise global awareness among the common people for global environmental concerns.
    Arif Ali/AFP/Getty Images
  • Today in Pictures: June 5, 2012

    A worker sorts electronic components at a workshop in Shantou City, China, June 5, 2012. With the rapid pace of updating high-tech electronic devices, particularly mobile phones, computers and television sets, the disposal of electronic waste is becoming a major challenge.
    Liang Xu/Xinhua Press/Corbis
  • Today in Pictures: June 5, 2012

    A Palestinian protester uses a sling shot to throw stones at Israeli soldiers as he takes cover behind a burning rubbish bin during clashes at the entrance to Ofer Prison, near the West Bank city of Ramallah, June 5, 2012, following a demonstration to mark "Naksa Day", the 44th anniversary of the 1967 Six Day War.
    Abbas Momani/AFP/Getty Images
  • Today in Pictures: June 5, 2012

    The Red Arrows fly in formation over Buckingham Palace on the Mall to celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee in London, June 5, 2012. Britain's Queen Elizabeth II wraps up four days of Diamond Jubilee celebrations with a thanksgiving service and ceremonial carriage procession in London.
    Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images
  • Today in Pictures: June 5, 2012

    People living close to the Arabian Sea coast try to put sand bags to protect their house from heavy waves in Kochi, Kerala state, India, June 5, 2012. The southwest monsoon, crucial for India's agriculture, hit Kerala according to the Indian Meteorological Department.
    AP Photo
  • Today in Pictures: June 5, 2012

    Scotland's rugby players catch their breath in heavy rain during their international rugby test match against Australia in Newcastle, Australia, June 5, 2012. Scotland won the match 9-6.
    Rob Griffith/AP Photo
  • Today in Pictures: June 5, 2012

    Alleged gang members lie on the pavement following their capture by police in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, June 4, 2012. Police were also able to seize a large cache of weapons.
    Orlando Sierra/AFP/GettyImages
  • Today in Pictures: June 5, 2012

    Children show their gymnastics skills during a gymnastic performance in Beijing, China, June 4, 2012. More than 700 participants from the country's 17 cities, provinces and regions took part in the two-day gymnastic performance.
    Xiangdong/Xinhua Press/Corbis
  • Today in Pictures: June 5, 2012

    A giant panda rests at the Beijing Zoo, June 5, 2012 in Beijing, China. With an estimated 1,600 living in the wild, the endangered giant panda dwell in a few mountain ranges in central China, in Sichuan, Shaanxi, and Gansu provinces.
    Lintao Zhang/Getty Images
  • Today in Pictures: June 5, 2012

    A worker welds a section of a bronze statue of Paanch Mukhi Hanuman or Hindu Monkey God with five faces, at the workshop of Indian artist Jasuben Shilpi near Adalaj, India, June 5, 2012. The statue, which will weigh some 11 tons and is 28.5 ft tall, will be transported to Punasar village, with final assembly to be done there later this month.
    Sam Panthaky/AFP/Getty Images
  • Today in Pictures: June 5, 2012

    An unidentified man peers into the mouth of a giant sculpture of a swimmer in Omaha, Neb., June 4, 2012. The sculpture has been erected by Mutual of Omaha, a sponsor of USA Swimming, ahead of the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials scheduled to take place in Omaha later this month.
    Nati Harnik/AP Photo
Join the Discussion
blog comments powered by Disqus