Opponents of Arizona's SB 1070 march through the streets of downtown Phoenix as rainbow fills the dawn sky.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Don Bartletti / Los Angeles TimesLink
This handout photo released by ESO on July 26, 2010 at La Silla Observatory in Chile shows the brilliant star WR 22 and its surroundings. The very hot and bright star is shedding its atmosphere into space at a rate many millions of times faster than the Sun.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: HO / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
A model presents a creation during a graduation fashion show at the Mao Geping Image Design Art School in Beijing July 29, 2010.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christina Hu / ReutersLink
Japan's Ai Miyazato plays out of a bunker on the seventh hole during the first round of the Women's British Open, at Royal Birkdale Golf Club, Southport, England on Thursday ,July 29, 2010.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Tim Hales / Associated PressLink
A fruit vendor takes shelter under his fruit cart during heavy rainfall in Jammu, India on Thursday, July 29, 2010.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Channi Anand / Associated PressLink
Truck drivers clash with riot police in front of the Transport Ministry in Athens on July 29, 2010. The Greek government ordered striking truck drivers to go back to work on Wednesday, the third day of their nationwide stoppage, as fuel shortages started to hurt the country.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: John Kolesidis / ReutersLink
A worker walks at Shanghai's landmark Peace Hotel Thursday on July 29, 2010 in Shanghai. The hotel, known as the Cathay Hotel in the 1930s, reopened to the public Wednesday after a three-year renovation.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Eugene Hoshiko / Associated PressLink
Rescuers work at the scene in Mount Carroll, Ill., where two men died and a third man was injured after becoming trapped in a grain bin on Wednesday on July 28, 2010. Authorities say the incident is under investigation.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Alex T. Paschal / Sauk Valley NewspapersLink
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