Photos from Wisconsin's recall election on June 5, 2012, in which Republican Gov. Scott Walker, the third governor in U.S. history to face a recall election, became the first to survive one. He was opposed by Democratic challenger, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett. UPI/Brian Kersey
Israeli settlers wave the national flag during a protest march from the Ulpana settlement outpost in the West Bank to Jerusalem, June 4, 2012. The settlers are demonstrating against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's plan to relocate five homes built on private Palestinian land following a order by the Israeli Supreme Court. UPI/Debbie Hill
Anti-Mubarak protesters clash with supporters of deposed president Hosni Mubarak after a court sentenced him to life in prison, outside the police academy where the court is located in Cairo June 2, 2012. Mubarak was sentenced to life in prison on Saturday for ordering the killing of protesters during the uprising that swept him from power last year.
The 2012 French Open has officially come to a close with Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova earning Grand Slam titles. In this collection we look back on the most expressive looks on these incredibly competitive athletes.
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth celebrates her 60th year on the throne this weekend, a four-day national holiday that includes parades, parties and of course, horse racing. The 86-year-old Queen Elizabeth II loves horses, corgis and fabulous hats. Unleash your inner-anglophile with UPI's collection Queen Elizabeth in hats.
A one-of-a-kind 8 x 4 foot portrait of Marilyn Monroe made from 2,100 bite sized stuffed cupcakes stands in the lobby next to her wax figure on the eve of Marilyn Monroe's 86th birthday at Madame Tussauds in New York City on May 31, 2012.
President Obama awards the Presidential Medal of Freedom during a ceremony in the East Room at the White House in Washington on May 29, 2012. The Medal of Freedom is our Nation's highest civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant public or private endeavors. UPI/Kevin Dietsch
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