Pictures of the Day: Friday, June 1, 2012

Posted June 01, 2012, at 6:44 p.m.
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.
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.
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 &quotlargest box of doughnuts ever created," as stated in a press release.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Racegoers cheer on an open-top bus during Investec Ladies' Day of the Investec Derby Festival at Epsom Racecourse in Epson, southern England on Friday, June 1, 2012. Queen Elizabeth II kicks off a long weekend of celebrations of her 60-year reign by going to the races.
Dominic Lipinski, PA Wire | AP
Racegoers cheer on an open-top bus during Investec Ladies' Day of the Investec Derby Festival at Epsom Racecourse in Epson, southern England on Friday, June 1, 2012. Queen Elizabeth II kicks off a long weekend of celebrations of her 60-year reign by going to the races.

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