Members of the grounds crew work at Neverland Ranch in Los Olivos, Calif., Wednesday, July 1, 2009, as preparations are made for a possible memorial service for the late pop star Michael Jackson at his former residence.
Crash Near Comoros
Comorans wait for news near the beach in Moroni, Comoros, Wednesday, July 1, 2009, after the crash of a Yemeni jet on Tuesday. The jet crashed into the sea Tuesday as it attempted to land in the dark amid howling winds. Bahia Bakari, a teenage girl who is the only known survivor of the crash, clung to wreckage for more than 13 hours before rescuers found her floating in the Indian Ocean, a French official said Wednesday.
Celebration in Hong Kong
Students carry a Chinese national flag during a parade in a downtown street to celebrate the 12th anniversary of Hong Kong's handover to China in Hong Kong Wednesday, July 1, 2009.
Coup in Honduras
Soldiers stand guard on a corner near the presidential residence in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Wednesday, July 1, 2009. Honduras' interim leader Roberto Micheletti warned that the only way ousted President Manuel Zelaya will return to office is through a foreign invasion, but a potential showdown was postponed when Zelaya delayed his plans to return to the country.
New Security Hubs in India
National Security Guard commandos march during the inauguration of the NSG regional hub in Hyderabad, India, Wednesday, July 1, 2009. Following last year's attacks in Mumbai, four NSG regional hubs have been set up in Mumbai, Calcutta, Chennai and Hyderabad to quickly and effectively respond to possible future terror attacks.
A model presents a creation from the collection of the fashion label Schumacher during a show at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Berlin, Wednesday, July 1, 2009.
Big Ben and Beach Weather
People enjoy the sunshine on the grass at St. James' Park, back-dropped by the Palace of Westminster, which houses Big Ben, in central London, Wednesday, July 1, 2009. The heat wave warning alert was raised from level two to level three Wednesday, as Britain gets set for more baking temperatures.
Bulgarians meet the first July sunrise at the Black Sea coast near the village of Asparuhovo, east of the capital Sofia, Wednesday, July 1, 2009. Every year on the morning of July 1, hundreds of Bulgarians traditionally celebrate.