Pictures of the Day: Friday, June 1, 2012
Andy Wong | AP
A child plays inside a balloon float on water at the Chaoyang Park during International Children's Day in Beijing on Friday, June 1, 2012.
Bebeto Matthews | AP
Two giant doughnuts remain inside a box as Entenmann's baker Augusto Cunha is directed to lift one of the custom-made doughnuts for a photo, marking the 75th annual National Donut Day on Friday, June 1, 2012 during a celebration in Madison Square Park, New York. Entenmann's displayed the giant doughnuts, each one foot in diameter, in the "largest box of doughnuts ever created," as stated in a press release.
Steve Helber | AP
U.S. Navy Gunners Mate, Steven Joyce, puts his head in the lap of his wife, Damara, as he says good bye as his ship the USS Carr prepares to depart Naval Station Norfolk en route to the Persian Gulf in Norfolk, Va., on Friday, June 1, 2012. The ship is part of the group leaving with the floating special operations base ship USS Ponce for deployment to the Persian Gulf.
Saurabh Das | AP
A kite bird drinks water from a puddle in a public lawn in New Delhi, India on Friday, June 1, 2012. The weather in northern India has been extremely hot in recent days with temperatures reaching as high as 45 degrees Celsius, or 113 degrees Fahrenheit.
Nathalie Bardou | AP
A Pakistani child, whose family fled their village due to fighting between security forces and militants in Pakistan's tribal area of Bajur, lies in a bed outside her home in a slum on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan on Friday, June 1, 2012.
Charlie Riedel | AP
An American flag atop city hall waves in the wind against the backdrop of a waxing moon Thursday, May 31, 2012, in Kansas City, Mo.
Posted June 01, 2012, at 6:44 p.m.