Pictures of the Day

A selection of images from around the world- Sunday July 1, 2012

  • A reveler participate in the Gay Pride parade in Madrid. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)

  • A pro-democracy demonstrator covers his face with plastic wrap to protect himself from pepper spray during a protest in front of the hotel where Chinese President Hu Jintao is staying in Hong Kong a day before the 15th anniversary of the territory's handover to China. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

  • Indian Hindu priests perform rituals as they pray for monsoon rains at a temple in Ahmadabad, India. (AP Photo/Ajit Solanki)

  • Support and medical personnel carry International Space Station (ISS) crew member Flight Engineer Don Pettit of NASA shortly after the landing of Soyuz TMA-03M capsule in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan. REUTERS/Mikhail Metzel

  • A Russian T-80 tank is driven at a firing ground during a demonstration show, part of the "Engineering Technologies 2012" forum, in Zhukovsky outside Moscow. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

  • Shar Pei dog Cleopatra breast-feeding one of the two adopted tiger cubs in the Russia's Black Sea resort of Sochi. AFP PHOTO/MIKHAIL MORDASOV

  • Latvia's Laura Ikauniece competes in the women's heptathlon long jump at the 2012 European Athletics Championships at the Olympic Stadium in Helsinki. AFP PHOTO / YURI KADOBNOV

  • An extreme motorcycle professional flies through the air during a motorcycle street show near India Gate in New Delhi. AFP PHOTO/ ROBERTO SCHMIDT

  • Child performers dressed in Chinese opera costumes and in makeup watch members of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) march during a variety show celebrating the 15th anniversary of the handover in Hong Kong Stadium. AFP PHOTO/AARON TAM

  • A Pakistani man cools off in a stream as temperatures reach up to 111.2 degrees Fahrenheit (44 degrees Celsius) on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)

  • Steve Legendre performs in the floor exercise event during the final round of the men's Olympic gymnastics trials, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

  • The pack passes Ouffet under a menacing sky during the first stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 198 kilometers (123 miles) with start in Liege and finish in Seraing, Belgium. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

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