A common kingfisher plucks a fish Wednesday, August 5, in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia.
Migrants run toward the Channel Tunnel after crossing a fence in Frethun, France, on Tuesday, August 4.
Competitors release their hens during the World Hen Racing Championship, which was held Saturday, August 1, in Bonsall, England.
Laborers in Hua Hin, Thailand, use a crane to lift a statue of former King Rama I on Tuesday, August 4. Ratchapakdi Park is being built by the Thai army to honor the country's past monarchs.
People cool off at a water park in Nanjing, China, on Saturday, August 1.
A visitor takes a photo of shark teeth Saturday, August 1, at the Polar Aquarium in Tianjin, China.
Hot-air balloons fly over Hageville, France, on Friday, July 31.
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, left, talks with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at Razak's office in Putrajaya, Malaysia, on Wednesday, August 5.
A visitor takes a picture at the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin on Thursday, August 6.
A person learns to restore a Barbie doll's pink pout Friday, July 31, during a workshop at the National Barbie Doll Collectors Convention in Arlington, Virginia.
Villagers in Probolinggo, Indonesia, drag a cow they caught after Hindu worshippers threw the animal into the volcanic crater of Mt. Bromo on Saturday, August 1. During the Kasada Festival, people throw livestock and crops into the crater to give thanks to the gods for ensuring their safety and prosperity.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden stands behind reporters as President Barack Obama and U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon make statements at the White House on Tuesday, August 4.
Customers wearing protective ponchos drink cocktails at Alcoholic Architecture, a new bar in London, on Tuesday, August 4. The bar features a walk-in cloud of breathable spirits made using powerful humidifiers. The alcohol enters the bloodstream primarily through the lungs but also the eyeballs.
A tank's barrel is seen Tuesday, August 4, during a competition at the International Army Games in Alabino, Russia.
Students practice at an acrobat school in Linquan, China, on Thursday, August 6.
A herder is seen among antlers while he works with reindeer at a camping ground in Russia's Nenets Autonomous Area on Sunday, August 2. It was Reindeer Day, an annual holiday for many workers in the northern Russian region.
Bison block a road in South Dakota's Custer State Park during the annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally on Monday, August 3.
Two cranes were being used to restore a bridge when they tipped over and fell into a row of houses in Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands, on Monday, August 3.