Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 6, 2010, before the Financial Inquiry Crisis Commission.
A trader watches a screen at Madrid's Stock Exchange on Thursday, May 6, 2010. European stocks have steadied despite a plunge in Asian markets as investors worried that Greece's debt crisis could spread to other countries but hoped that the European Central Bank could offer some guidance and support later in the day.
The body of Nigeria's late President Umaru Yar'Adua is brought past an honor guard, to be transported for burial in his home state of Katsina, at the airport in Abuja, Nigeria, Thursday, May 6, 2010. Goodluck Jonathan was sworn in Thursday as the president of Nigeria, Africa's most populous nation, just hours after the death of the oil-rich country's elected leader whose long illness had sparked a leadership crisis.
Migrants rests at the port of Tarifa, Spain, after being rescued by coast guards from a boat found adrift off the southwestern Spanish coast on Thursday, May 6, 2010. The boat carried 7 children among 49 migrants. African migrants seeking a better life in Europe regularly try to enter Spain clandestinely by boat. Recession and increased controls has seen arrival numbers fall sharply over the past year.
A Palestinian boy plays soccer with a friend, not seen, in Jerusalem's Old City, Thursday, May 6, 2010.
A England cricket fan, wearing a mask of Queen Elizabeth II, searches for his seat upon his arrival to the Twenty20 Cricket World Cup match between England and Pakistan in Bridgetown, Barbados, Thursday, May 6, 2010.
Oil washes ashore with the waves onto New Harbor Island, La., Thursday, May 6, 2010. Oil giant BP PLC's oil rig exploded April 20, in the Gulf of Mexico killing 11 workers. It sank two days later, and oil is still pouring into the Gulf.
Swiss guards stand during the swearing in ceremony at the Vatican, Thursday, May, 6, 2010. The ceremony is held each May 6 after a commemoration for the 147 Swiss Guards who died protecting Pope Clement VII during the 1527 Sack of Rome carried out by the mutinous troops of Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor.
A school-boy passes a sign outside a polling station in London, Thursday, May 6, 2010. Polls in Britain's razor-edge election opened early Thursday in a race that is likely to reshape the country's politics in historic ways. Should Gordon Brown cling to power, his Labour Party will have pulled off one of the most unlikely political comebacks in modern times. Victory for the Conservatives' David Cameron would return his once-discredited party to office after 13 years.