The L.A. Kings celebrate moments after beating the Blackhawks 5-4 in overtime in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Western Conference Finals at the United Center in Chicago.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles TimesLink
Professional pallbearer Marteze Gilmore, 32, leads his colleagues from Boyd Funeral Home as they carry a casket into a church during a funeral service in South Los Angeles.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mel Melcon / Los Angeles TimesLink
A runner wipes mud from her eyes as she makes her way through an obstacle course during the 21st annual World Famous Mud Run held at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton. About 5,000 runners took part in the event and about 20,000 will participate over two weekends.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis / Los Angeles TimesLink
Participants dance at the end of the Color Run around Wembley Stadium in London.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JUSTIN TALLIS / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
King Juan Carlos of Spain and his wife, Queen Sofia, salute crowd members from the balcony of the Oriental Palace in Madrid after the wedding of their son, Prince Felipe, and Letizia Ortiz. Juan Carlos, 76, has decided to abdicate the throne in favor of Prince Felipe.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: CHRISTOPHE SIMON / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Diners take lunch suspended in the air above the Parc du Cinquantenaire in Brussels. The meals offer a unique way to discover Brussels' cuisine and enjoy a spectacular view of the city.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: GEORGES GOBET / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Visitors look at a video installation, composed of 106 TV sets, by American artist Susan Hiller in the Abattoirs Museum in Toulouse, southern France, as part of Toulouse's International Art Festival.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: REMY GABALDA / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
A pro-Russia militant shoots from a residential loft at border guards defending the Federal Border Headquarters building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk. Ukrainian forces killed five rebels on Monday while repelling an attack by 500 pro-Russia gunmen on a federal border guard camp.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: SERGEY GAPON / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
A boy kicks up water in a public fountain near the Amir Chakhmaq Hosseinieh facade in the desert town of Yazd, Iran. On June 4, Iran marks the 25th anniversary of the death of the Ayatollah Khomeini and the legacy of his Islamic Revolution.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: John Moore / Getty ImagesLink
Supporters of Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani listen as he speaks during a campaign rally in Shibarghan. Taliban insurgents threatened on June 2 to attack Afghanistan's runoff presidential election, warning voters to stay away from polling stations for fear of injury or death.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: FARSHAD USYAN / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
A Pakistani day laborer cools off under a water supply pipe as the temperature topped 102 degrees in Islamabad.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Muhammed Muheisen / Associated PressLink
Sri Lankan residents wade through floodwaters in Welipanna. Mudslides caused by heavy monsoon rains in the west and south of the island have killed at least 13 people and have left two more missing.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ISHARA S.KODIKARA / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Tourists react to a large bubble created by a street performer in Seoul. The number of foreign travelers to South Korea has steadily grown over the years and topped 10 million for the first time in 2012.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ED JONES / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Russia's Maria Sharapova reacts during her French Open match against Australia's Samantha Stosur at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: PATRICK KOVARIK / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
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