A worker at the Chogye Temple hangs lanterns to prepare for the celebration of the birthday of Buddha on May 10.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ahn Young-joon / Associated PressLink
On a cold morning at the Tidal Basin, photographers set up to get pictures of the cherry blossom trees that have reached full bloom.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JIM LO SCALZO / EPALink
A 6-month-old panda, one of the twins born at the Madrid Zoo, bites the shoe of Queen Sofia during her visit.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDREA COMAS / ReutersLink
A boy stands among women praying during a rally demanding the ouster of President Ali Abdullah Saleh outside Sana University.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: AMMAR AWAD / ReutersLink
A worker in the nonprofit sector, which includes nurses and social workers, throws his shoes onto a pile on the steps of the stock exchange building during a demonstration protesting the lack of a new labor agreement.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: THIERRY ROGE / ReutersLink
A Libyan rebel urges people to leave as shells fired by Moammar Kadafi's forces hit nearby.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Anja Niedringhaus / Associated PressLink
Sri Lankan bowler Lasith Malinga celebrates after he dismisses New Zealand batsman Martin Guptill during a Cricket World Cup semifinal match.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: LAKRUWAN WANNIARACHCHI / AFPLink
The stadium that was used during the 2010 Soccer World Cup is covered with mist.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Schalk van Zuydam / Associated PressLink
Mountain-bike riders make a steep ascent during the second stage of the Absa Cape Epic team stage race.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: KIM LUDBROOK / EPALink
A U.S. Air Force sergeant guides a cargo plane on a motorbike due to a lack of guidance lights and airport workers at Sendai Airport in the wake of the devastating earthquake and tsunami.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: YASUYOSHI CHIBA / AFPLink
New Suzuki vehicles, destroyed by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami, are piled on one of the auto company's lots,
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Santana / Associated PressLink
More galleries on Frameworkreturn to gallery
In Wednesday's Pictures in the News, Orbital Sciences Corp.'s unmanned Antares rocket explodes shortly after takeoff at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island, Va. on... View Post»
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Central California, where flame retardant is dropped on the Way fire near Kernville. The out-of-control blaze began Monday northeast... View Post»
Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the Coachella Valley, where two youths stand underneath a 26-foot tall sculpture of Marilyn Monroe in Palm Springs. The sculpture by... View Post»
Flying squirrel — need I say more? Wednesday's Pictures in the News in Australia, where wildlife caretaker Justine Coplin releases a gray-headed flying fox in Sydney's... View Post»
In Thursday's Pictures in the News: A fire at a fireworks factory in India kills 40 workers and injures 60 others, former President Bill Clinton is joined by President Obama on... View Post»
Hundreds of demonstrators participated in a tax day protest downtown and marched from the Bank of America Plaza through the Wells Fargo and U.S. Bank centers before ending up... View Post»
A series of rare winter tornadoes hit Alabama early Monday morning, and combined with powerful thunderstorms and straight-line winds, toppled trees and power lines and ripped... View Post»
For years, illegal immigrants were deported across the border from where they were caught, a practice that allowed them to easily try again, sometimes within hours. Now... View Post»
Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Brazil, where the death toll from a landslide area in Teresopolis has climbed to 479. We have an aerial view from the highest place on... View Post»