Women showcase outfits from local South African designers at a fashion show that was held before the Durban July horse race on Saturday, July 2.
A staff member at the National Museum of Scotland checks out the taxidermied remains of Dolly, the world's first cloned sheep, on Tuesday, July 5. The museum in Edinburgh was opening 10 new galleries devoted to science, art and design.
A reveler tries to hold on to a wild horse Sunday, July 3, during the Rapa das Bestas, or shearing of the beasts, in Sabucedo, Spain. During the four-day festival, wild horses are rounded up and wrestled to the ground to have their manes and tails sheared.
Children play with toy guns in a rebel-held district of Aleppo, Syria, on Wednesday, July 6.
Joey Chestnut competes in the annual Hot Dog Eating Contest at New York's Coney Island on Monday, July 4. Chestnut won by eating 70 hot dogs in 10 minutes.
U.S. sailors run near a fighter jet on the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower on Wednesday, July 6. The aircraft carrier was in the Mediterranean Sea.
New members of the New York Police Department celebrate after their swearing-in ceremony on Friday, July 1.
Presidential candidate Donald Trump, the Republican Party's presumptive nominee, pumps his fists during a rally in Raleigh, North Carolina, on Tuesday, July 5.
Police in Harare, Zimbabwe, clash with rioters on Monday, July 4. Police used tear gas and water cannons against taxi and minibus drivers who were protesting what they called police harassment.
Water is thrown onto revelers during the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain, on Wednesday, July 6.
Children are drenched as waves hit the Arabian Sea promenade in Mumbai, India, on Wednesday, July 6.
Passers-by admire Maja, a 40-year-old elephant, outside a bakery in Berlin on Friday, July 1. Maja was taking a stroll through the neighborhood with her minders from a nearby circus.