A hat, glove and sunglasses similar to those often worn by Michael Jackson sit atop a stool onstage during a tribute to the late singer at Harlem's Apollo Theater, Tuesday, June 30, 2009, in New York. Jackson died Thursday in Los Angeles at the age of 50.
Train Derails in Italy
Flames engulf part of the railway station Tuesday, June 30, 2009, in Viareggio, Italy. A freight train derailed just before midnight on Monday, setting off an explosion and fire that killed at least 13 people and sent 50 others to the hospital, officials said. The train was traveling from La Spezia to Pisa when a rear car plowed into a residential neighborhood beside the train station in the Tuscan town of Viareggio.
Iraqi Forces Take Control
Iraqi National Police patrol in central Baghdad, Iraq, Tuesday, June 30, 2009. Tuesday marks the deadline for U.S. troops to withdraw from Iraqi cities.
Yemeni Jet Crashes
People gather at Roissy airport, north of Paris, Tuesday June 30, 2009, to hear information about passengers aboard a jet from Yemen which crashed in the Indian Ocean early Tuesday as it tried to land during heavy wind on the island nation of Comoros. A Comoros police official says a child has been rescued alive from the sea, but the search and rescue operation continues.
Playing in the Rain
Children play in the rain in Allahabad, India, Tuesday, June 30, 2009. The much-awaited monsoon rains arrived in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, providing relief from the heat wave that had swept the state, according to news reports.
Rashida Musharraf, owner of a Bangladeshi antique-replica store, prepares a wax statue before coating it with metal at her workshop in Dhamri, on the outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh, Tuesday, June 30, 2009.
Fishermen and Families Protest
Shrimp cutters are moored in Bremerhaven, northern Germany, on Tuesday, June 30, 2009. Shrimp fishermen, their families and more than 100 cutters from numerous harbor cities along the German North Sea coast joined a protest in Bremerhaven against bad working conditions and requirements of the European Union.
An Explosive Demonstration
The Consumer Product Safety Commission sets off fireworks inside of a watermelon to demonstrate the dangers of fireworks and encourage safety on the fourth of July, Tuesday, June 30, 2009, on the Mall in Washington.