A duckling jumps out of pond water to catch some flies Wednesday, June 10, in Woburn, Massachusetts.
A host reacts on stage as the Dalai Lama sneaks up behind her Monday, June 8, in Katoomba, Australia. It was the spiritual leader's first public appearance during his trip to the country.
Brandon Scott salvages items from his home in northern Colorado on Friday, June 5. The home was devastated by a tornado the night before. Scott and family members spent the night in the basement.
A protester in Santiago, Chile, is detained by riot police on Tuesday, June 9, during a demonstration demanding changes in the educational system.
U.S. President Barack Obama takes a photo with the "Racing Presidents" of the Washington Nationals baseball team on Thursday, June 11. The mascots, which race at every Nationals home game, represent former U.S. Presidents -- from left, George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, William Howard Taft, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln.
Two men from the Indonesian village of Tenganan Pagringsingan fight each other with thorny pandanus leaves on Monday, June 8. It's one of the rituals of Usaba Sambah, an annual monthlong ceremony demonstrating respect to the Hindu god of war.
Dolphins swim near a boat competing in the eighth stage of the Volvo Ocean Race on Monday, June 8. The stage started in Lisbon, Portugal, and ended in Lorient, France.
Rosa Maria Diu is dressed as a "moss man" Sunday, June 7, inside a cloister in Bejar, Spain. It was part of an annual procession commemorating Christians who used moss as camouflage to hide from Muslim guards and re-conquer the town in the 12th century.
Soda droplets splatter as Tixtla villagers throw a bottle of Coca-Cola at a community policeman, whom they accuse of aiding a boycott of the elections, on a truck in Tixtla, in the state of Guerrero, Sunday, June 7.
A canoe club visits the ruins of a church near Tvarditsa, Bulgaria, on Monday, June 8. The church was part of a village that was flooded -- and abandoned -- during a dam construction in 1965.
Same-sex couples from China kiss after getting married at a group wedding in West Hollywood, California, on Tuesday, June 9. China does not recognize same-sex marriages.
A young person jumps off a bridge and into a canal to cool off Tuesday, June 9, in Hyderabad, Pakistan.
Cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov is helped out of his spacecraft just minutes after landing in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Thursday, June 11. Shkaplerov, American astronaut Terry Virts and Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti had just returned to Earth following a mission aboard the International Space Station.
A rhinoceros named Hope is turned during surgery Monday, June 8, at the Shamwari Game Reserve near Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Hope had recently been attacked by poachers who hacked off her horns, fracturing her nasal bone and exposing her sinus cavities and nasal passages.
Britain's Queen Elizabeth watches Gurkhas parade in London on Tuesday, June 9. Gurkhas are Nepalese soldiers who have been part of the British Army for 200 years now.
Buffaloes escape a fire near the Yamuna river in New Delhi on Tuesday, June 9.