Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick is spread-eagled as the New Jersey Devils apply pressure in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final at Staples Center. The Devils won, 3-1
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles TimesLink
Chelsea pensioners -- British veterans -- sit as an officer shows his socks during the annual Founder's Day Parade at the Royal Chelsea Hospital. The In-pensioners at the Royal Chelsea Hospital were inspected by the countess of Wessex during Founder's Day. The hospital has been caring for British veterans since it was founded by King Charles II in 1682 and is currently home to some 300 pensioners all of whom have served in the British army and are over 65 years of age. All participants in the parade wear sprigs of oak leaves to commemorate the escape of the future King Charles II after defeat in a 1651 battle by hiding in the Royal Oak.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MIGUEL MEDINA / AFPLink
After applying protective wax, technician Jonathan Miller buffs the interior surface of the Liberty Bell as part of regular conservation work at Independence National Historical Park.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Matt Rourke / Associated PressLink
A vendor offers balloons on Zamkowy Square, with the National Stadium in the background, during the Euro 2012 soccer championship.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gero Breloer / Associated PressLink
A man with hydro shoes flies over the water at a beach on the Baltic Sea on the eve of the Euro 2012 championships opening football match.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: PATRIK STOLLARZ / AFPLink
Sara Errani of Italy celebrates winning her semifinal match against Samantha Stosur of Australia at the French Open tennis tournament in Roland Garros stadium. Errani won in three sets 7-6, 1-6, 6-3.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christophe Ena / Associated PressLink
A Pakistani oil tanker driver bathes next to his tanker, which was used to transport NATO fuel supplies to Afghanistan and is parked in a compound. U.S. negotiators pushing Pakistan to allow NATO troop supply convoys to resume to neighboring Afghanistan.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Fareed Khan / Associated PressLink
Pakistani firemen try to extinguish a fire at an electronics store that erupted due to a short-circuit. No casualties were reported.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mohammad Sajjad / Associated PressLink
Jeff Gordon tests the new track surface at Pocono Raceway.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jeff Zelevansky / Getty ImagesLink
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