A detail shot of Ian Poulter's trousers and shoes during the first round of the 139th Open Championship on the Old Course, St Andrews on July 15, 2010 in St Andrews, Scotland.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Stuart Franklin / Getty ImagesLink
A man cools off in the water- of a waterfall in Minsk, Belarus, Thursday, July 15, 2010. A heat wave hit the city with temperatures going higher than 30 Celsius (86 F).
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sergei Grits / Associated PressLink
A resident looks at capsized ships and barges after Typhoon Conson hit Mariveles, Bataan, north of Manila July 15, 2010. Nine ships and and more than 20 fishing boats were reported sunk, and some run aground as Conson hit Bataan, local media reported. At least 26 people were killed and dozens were missing after the typhoon lashed the Philippine main island of Luzon, government officials said.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Erik de Castro / ReutersLink
A pair of 6-foot-tall ruby red slippers are unveiled outside Madame Tussauds New York on 42nd Street in Times Square July 13, 2010 to celebrate the launch of "The Wizard of Oz Cinema 4D Experience" and the interactive "Land of Oz " exhibit at Madame Tussauds New York.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Timothy A. Clary / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
Nine times world champion Kelly Slater from the USA dives over the back of a wave during round one of the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Tour event in Jeffreys Bay, South Africa 15 July 2010. The US $400 000 Billabong Pro J-Bay sees the world's best surfers take to the waves of Supertubes in Jeffreys Bay for Stop No. 4 of 10 on the 2010 ASP World Tour, the global series of events that determines surfing's annual world champion.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Nic Bothma / EPALink
South Korean elementary school students lay in the mud during a summer military camp for kids at the Cheongryong Self-denial Training Camp on Daebu Island in Ansan, southwest of Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, July 15, 2010. One-hundred fifty-six kids took part in the three-day camp to strengthen themselves mentally and physically.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ahn Young-joon / Associated PressLink
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