Jean-Baptiste Febo of Switzerland competes in the men's 400m Freestyle Heats during the LEN European Swimming Championships in Debrecen, Hungary.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: PATRICK B. KRAEMER / EPALink
Brent Bloom urges on his frog Jumping Bob at the Jumping Frog Jubilee on Sunday in Calaveras County, Calif.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Chris Weeks / Associated PressLink
Israeli soldiers walk past the Dome of the Rock in the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, Islam's third holiest site, during a visit under Israeli police protection in Jerusalem's Old City.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: AHMAD GHARABLI / AFPLink
Chelsea pensioners look out from a show garden, "The Westland Magical Garden," designed by Diarmuid Gavin, during the Chelsea Flower Show in London.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sang Tan / Associated PressLink
Children wear solar eclipse glasses to observe the annular solar eclipse at Sekiguchidaimachi Primary School in Bunkyo Ward, Tokyo, at 7:37 a.m. Monday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MBR / Yomiuri ShimbunLink
A Filipino fan of pop star Lady Gaga wears eyewear made of pins as he waits outside the concert venue before her performance in suburban Pasay, south of Manila.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: AARON FAVILA / Associated PressLink
A Lebanese Sunni masked gunman holds up his weapon as he attends the funeral procession of anti-Syrian regime Sunni cleric Sheik Ahmed Abdul-Wahid, who was shot at a Lebanese army checkpoint, at his hometown village of Beireh, in Akkar, north Lebanon on Monday. The circumstances surrounding Sunday's shooting death of Abdul-Wahid and his bodyguard remained unclear but the state-run National News Agency said they appeared to have been killed by soldiers after their convoy failed to stop at an army checkpoint.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Hussein Malla / Associated PressLink
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