3 July 2014
Last updated at 08:17 ET
People ride the Thunderbolt rollercoaster as a storm rolls in at Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York.
A crew heads back to the boat tent at the end of the day's racing at the Henley Royal Regatta. Held annually over five days on the River Thames, the event, regarded as part of the English social season, is celebrating its 175th year.
A Russian World War Two veteran aims a Mosin rifle while visiting the Stalin Line Museum, at the site of Soviet Union's border fortifications, outside Minsk, the capital of Belarus.
Former Mayor of London Ken Livingstone comes face to face with a portrait of himself by artist Andrew Tift, at the National Portrait Gallery.
Thomas the Tank Engine (right) and Hiro (left) are seen at Senzu station in the town of Kawanehon, Japan, where rides on the popular British character will be offered to the public from 12 July.
Mohd Saleem holds a rat snake removed from a house in Bhopal, India.
The Princess Royal, the Duke of Cambridge, the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh arrive at St Giles's Cathedral in Edinburgh as they take part in the Knights of the Thistle service. The Order of the Thistle honours men and women who have held public office or contributed in a significant way to national life.
Figures at a model village in The Hague, the Netherlands, show their support for the Dutch national soccer team who face Costa Rica in the football World Cup in Brazil.
An Indian model takes a photograph of herself with other models as they wait for an audition for the Lakme Fashion Week, in Mumbai.