Cyclists pass through the Historical Center during the World Naked Bike Ride in Mexico City Saturday, June 11. This annual event aims to demand more respect for cyclists on the streets, and to promote bicycling as an alternative non-polluting transportation alternative. Jorge Dan Lopez/Reuters
Arik Quezada and Jamie Holland talk as they watch dogs that were evacuated from the Wallow Fire at the Apache County Fairgrounds in St. Johns, Ariz. on Saturday. More than 250 dogs and cats as well as 100 livestock including horses, pigs, llamas and ostriches are at the shelter. David Kadlubowski/Arizona Republic/AP
Lance Cpl. Blas Trevino (c), of the 1st Battalion, 5th Marines, shouts out as he is rescued onto a medevac helicopter from the U.S. Army's Task Force Lift "Dust Off", Charlie Company 1-214 Aviation Regiment after he got shot in the stomach outside Sangin, in the Helmand Province of southern Afghanistan, Saturday. Anja Niedringhaus/AP
A child sleeps while her family stands outside their home, after a large blackout affected five states in Venezuela, in the western city of Maracaibo, Saturday. Widespread blackouts have become a major issue ahead of the 2012 presidential vote when President Hugo Chavez hopes to win re-election. Isaac Urrutia/Reuters
A severe thunderstorm passes over a statue of an angel at the St. Anna Cemetery in Walker, Kan. Saturday. Charlie Riedel/AP
Ray Freeman, of Greenville, S.C., completed the Columbia Muddy Buddy at the Georgia International Horse Park, Saturday, in Conyers, Ga. Jason Getz/Atlanta Journal & Constitution/AP
Festival goers stroll at the Nova Rock, Austria's largest rock festival, in Nickelsdorf, some 44 miles east of Vienna, Saturday. Lisi Niesner/Reuters
A pilgrim walks during a mass in the shrine of El Rocio in the province of Huelva, southwest Spain, Saturday. Every spring hundreds of thousands of devotees converge at the shrine to pay homage to the Virgen del Rocio. Marcelo del Pozo/Reuters
Contestants perform at the Japan International 2011 Dancing Championships in Tokyo, Sunday. Itsuo Inouye/AP
A woman sunbathes next to a demonstration organized by firefighters demanding a wage increase, on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday. Felipe Dana/AP
A competitor prepares for the Fitness and Bodybuilding European Championships in Budaors, 7 miles west of Budapest, Hungary, Sunday. /Bernadett Szabo/Reuters
Guard Moe Cock participates in the Los Angeles Gay Pride 2011 Festival and Parade in West Hollywood, Calif. on Sunday. Ringo H.W. Chiu/AP
Thelma Weaver, of New York, marches in the Puerto Rican Day Parade, Sunday, in New York. Craig Ruttle/AP
Rebels prepare before an attack on the frontline of Dafneya near Misrata, Libya, Saturday. Hassan Ammar/AP
A UN report used the word 'apartheid' to describe Israeli policies in Palestinian territories, in a first for the organization. But amid uproar from the US and Israel, the report has since been pulled.
A report by a United Nations body accusing Israel of imposing an “apartheid regime” on Palestinians has ignited a fracas at the UN, prompting the withdrawal of the report – and the subsequent resignation of the senior official responsible for its release.