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People walk next to British national flags in Asnelles, Normandy, France, during a ceremony on the "Gold beach" where British troops landed on June 6, 1944, during Operation Overlord. D-day ceremonies mark the 70th anniversary of the military operation by Allied forces in Normandy, which turned the tide of World War II.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Joel Saget / AFP/Getty Images

British veteran John Trevor sits by the beach in Arromanches-les-Bains, France, during D-day commemorations.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Joel Saget / AFP/Getty Images

Assistant trainer Alan Sherman leads Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome with exercise rider Willie Delgado back to the barn after a morning workout in Elmont, N.Y., in preparation for the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes on Saturday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rob Carr / Getty Images

Annalyse Hurd, left, and Olivia Hutton, center, pray at the First Free Methodist Church after a shooting at Seattle Pacific University. The gunman was disarmed by others at the scene.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Joshua Trujillo / Associated Press

Subway train operators and activists clash with police at a metro station on the second day of their metro strike in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The strike puts at risk the only means that most soccer fans will have to reach Itaquerao stadium ahead of next week's World Cup.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Nelson Antoine / Associated Press

Spanish bullfighter Daniel Luque is carried on the shoulders of a supporter as he leaves the bullring through the "puerta grande" after a bullfight of the San Isidro fair in Madrid.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Daniel Ochoa de Olza / Associated Press

An engineer uses ground-penetrating radar on the site of a mass grave of up to 800 children on the site of the former Mother and Baby home in Tuam, Ireland. The home was operated by the Catholic Sisters of Bon Secours between 1925 and 1961.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Aidan Crawley / EPA

Coal miners leave the Zasyadko mine following their shift in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Viktor Drachev / AFP/Getty Images

Horses graze in a paddock near Sehnde, in the region of Hanover, northern Germany.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Julian Stratenschulte / EPA

Serbia's Novak Djokovic screams after missing a return during the semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Latvia's Ernests Gulbis at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris. Djokovic won in four sets 6-3, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Michel Euler / Associated Press

Members of Sikh radical groups clash with Shiromani Gurudwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC) supporters, after a prayer and remembrance meeting for Sikh separatists who lost their lives during Operation Blue Star in 1984 at the Golden Temple, the holiest of Sikh shrines in Amritsar, India.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Raminder Pal Singh / EPA

An Air China jet flies past a rainbow over Beijing.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Alexander F. Yuan / Associated Press

Gerlie, a Philippine eagle, is seen in a government wildlife center in Manila, as the government celebrates the 16th Philippine Eagle Week. The 34-year-old eagle is still kept at the center because she is blind in one eye after being hit by a slingshot.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jay Directo / AFP/Getty Images

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Friday’s Pictures in the News begins in France, where D-day ceremonies this year mark the 70th anniversary since the launch of Operation Overlord, a vast military operation by Allied forces in Normandy, which turned the tide of World War II, eventually leading to the liberation of occupied France and the end of the war against Nazi Germany. More photos

Elmont, N.Y.: Assistant trainer Alan Sherman leads Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome with exercise rider Willie Delgado back to the barn after a morning workout in preparation for the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes on Saturday.

Sao Paulo, Brazil: Commuter train operators went on strike, putting at risk the only means that most soccer fans will have to reach Itaquerao stadium ahead of next week’s World Cup.

Tuam, Ireland: An engineer uses ground-penetrating radar on the site of a mass grave of up to 800 children on the site of the former Mother and Baby home.

Add stops in Seattle, Spain, Germany, India and the Philippines to round out the report.

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