Prince William kisses his wife, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, on the balcony of Buckingham Palace.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Matt Dunham / Associated PressLink
Prince William salutes and his wife, Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, bows her head, as they approach the Cenotaph, the memorial to Britain's war dead following their wedding in Westminster Abbey.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jon Super / Associated PressLink
Prince William and Catherine Middleton exchange rings in front of the Archbishop of Canterbury at Westminster Abbey.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Dominic Lipinski / Associated PressLink
Prince William and Catherine kneel at the altar at Westminster Abbey.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Associated PressLink
Sister and maid of honor Philippa Middleton hangs on to the nearly 9-foot-long train of Catherine's wedding dress.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Alastair Grant / Associated PressLink
People carry away a woman overcome by tear gas during riots that began a day after opposition leader Kizze Besigye was arrested for the fourth time this month.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARC HOFER / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
A protester burns tires and wood during a demonstration as army troops and police faced off against rioters, the first time the country's growing protest movement had reached the country's capital.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Stephen Wandera / Associated PressLink
The service structure is rolled back from the space shuttle Endeavour in the early morning hours at Kennedy Space Center, anticipating a launch that was later delayed at least 72 hours.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: STAN HONDA / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
A member of a government demolition team throws stones at slum dwellers during clashes at the Laperal compound. The slum dwellers, who had lost their homes in a fire last week, threw stones and bottles at police and demolition teams, resisting officials' attempts to relocate them.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ROMEO RANOCO / ReutersLink
A dancer of the Hungarian National Ballet Company performs at the State Opera House during the dress rehearsal of Adolphe Adam's "Giselle."
PHOTOGRAPH BY: LASZLO BALOGH / ReutersLink
Russian Alexandre Vinokourov sprints to head off France's Mikael Cherel, right, and Germany's Tony Martin during the third stage of the six-day Tour de Romandie.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: FABRICE COFFRINI / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
Protesters holding Syrian flags flash the victory sign during a demonstration after Friday prayers against the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad and the deadly crackdown on opposition protests.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: BULENT KILIC / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
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Pictures in the News | April 29, 2011
Friday’s Pictures in the News feature is all about the royals as Prince William, the second in line to the British throne, married his longtime girlfriend, Kate Middleton, inside historic Westminster Abbey. Crowds cheered and waved as a royal coach took the newlyweds from the church to Buckingham Palace, where the prince and his bride appeared on the balcony for the much-anticipated kiss. See our royal wedding gallery for more images.
Seemingly a world away, Ugandan protesters burn tires and wood during demonstration in the capital, Kampala, a day after opposition leader Kizze Besigye was arrested for the fourth time this month. And the space shuttle Endeavour sits at Florida’s Kennedy Space Center in anticipation of its last mission. The launch, scheduled for Friday, has been delayed for at least 72 hours.
Elsewhere, a dancer with the Hungarian National Ballet Company performs at the State Opera House in Budapest; cyclists compete in the third stage of the Tour de Romandie race in Switzerland; and protesters holding Syrian flags flash victory signs after Friday prayers in Istanbul, Turkey
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