11 May 2012
Last updated at 13:24
Riley McCormick of Canada dives during the Mens' 10m Platform Semi-Finals at the Fort Lauderdale Aquatic Center in Florida.
Montgomery, 28, hugs her son - whom she has not seen in 17 months - at California's Institute for Women state prison, Chino. An annual Mother's Day event, Get On The Bus, brings children to visit their mothers in jail. Around 60% of parents in state prison report being held over 100 miles (161 km) from their children.
Rebekah Brooks, the former chief executive of News International, arrives to give evidence at the Leveson Inquiry into press ethics.
Relatives of a passenger on a Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft watch television news as it reports that rescuers at the wreckage of a Russian plane that crashed into mountains in Indonesia on Wednesday say they have found no sign of survivors.
Members of the Mars Science Laboratory team, which include rover drivers and scientists, run a test between an engineering model of the current rover on Mars (front) and its successor, dubbed Curiosity, in the desert near Baker, California.
Members of The Lions of Zululand cast shadows as they perform in the Diamond Jubilee Pageant in Windsor, England. The event celebrating the 60-year reign of Queen Elizabeth II includes 1,200 performers and 600 horses.
Shipping containers dominate the view of Yangshan Port near Shanghai as Chinese stocks reported their biggest weekly loss in six weeks.
Straw shoes, or jipsin, hang from the bags of students in traditional scholars' costumes as they arrive at Myeongnyundang, a lecture hall at a Confucian shrine at Sungkyunkwan University in Seoul. The high school students were taking part in a re-enactment of the traditional state examinations Gwageo.
Swiss Minister of Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications Doris Leuthard (right) shows her new handbag to Swiss President Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf before the traditional von Wattenwyl talks in Bern.