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Thousands of participants take part in one of four mass yoga classes in Times Square to mark the summer solstice.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: EMMANUEL DUNAND / AFP

A woman and child walk across a giant puzzle of German painter Albrecht Duerer's "Self Portrait in Fur Coat" in front of the State Historical Museum near the Red Square.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SERGEI ILNITSKY / EPA

Gentoo penguins mark the first anniversary of the opening of their Antarctic-themed enclosure at the Sea Life Aquarium. A big ice cake made of frozen fish and a bubble machine added to the festivities.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jonathan Short / Associated Press

Four little dogs catch a ride in a baby stroller on hot and sunny day.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lilli Strauss / dapd

Seven suspected Taliban insurgents in this town west of Kabul are arrested and explosive materials are confiscated by Afghan intelligence security forces.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Hoshang Hashimi / Associated Press

A toddy tapper crosses a rope between two coconut trees to collect sap to make palm wine, or toddy as it is locally known. Toddy is a popular local beverage made by fermenting the sap collected from coconut trees.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ISHARA S.KODIKARA / AFP

A firefighter flees intense heat from a fire at a housing settlement.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: VANGELIS BOUGIOTIS / ANA-MPA

An Iraqi man looks at a fire inside a store after a car bomb exploded, killing two and wounding a judge and nine others.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARWAN IBRAHIM / AFP

Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi holds her honorary degree at the Bodleian Library in Oxford, where she once studied.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDY RAIN / EPA

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky arrives at the Centre County Courthouse for his child sexual abuse trial.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gene J. Puskar / Associated Press

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