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Oil spill cleanup and containment operations continue on the shore near Refugio State Beach in Santa Barbara.

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A tanker truck pumps oil pooled on the ground from a ruptured underground pipeline on the Santa Barbara County coast.

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David Letterman ends his final broadcast of the 'Late Show with David Letterman' after 33 years in late-night television, including 6,028 broadcasts, nearly 20,000 total guest appearances, 16 Emmy Awards and more than 4,600 'Top Ten' lists,

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Fifth-grade students from Tulita Elementary School in Redondo Beach carry a "Walking School Bus" sign to alert drivers as they walk to school. The program, developed by Beach Cities Health District, is intended to improve the health of residents.

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Lightning strikes between the towns of Krum and Sanger in Denton County, Texas, as a tornado warning was in effect for the area.

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Scuderia Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany looks for the best line during the first practice session on the Monaco street circuit in Monte Carlo for Sunday's Monaco Formula One Grand Prix.

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A Lego-like colorful projection called "Mechanised Color Assemblage" is splashed on the Museum of Contemporary Art as part of the Vivid festival in Sydney.

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Deutsche Bahn trains parked on the tracks in Hamm, Germany, will be back in service soon after the train drivers union agreed to end their strike.

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A woman walks past a burning barricade, erected by protesters opposed to President Pierre Nkurunziza's bid for a third term, in the Kinanira neighborhood of Bujumbura. At least two protesters were killed and eight wounded in clashes with police in the capital Bujumbura, the latest victims of the unrest triggered by Nkurunziza's attempt to remain in power.

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A rescuer carries a resident from his flooded home in Xiamen, China. Heavy rains have lashed large swaths of south and central China since May 17, affecting more than a million people and leaving at least 15 dead.

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A Rohingya woman from Myanmar dresses her child at a new holding area at Bayeun, Indonesia, after more than 400 Rohingya migrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh were rescued by Indonesian fishermen.

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A Nepalese woman walks through rubble around the collapsed Swayambhunath Buddhist temple in Katmandu, as the Himalayan country continues to dig out from a pair of deadly earthquakes.

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A man gets a close-up look at part of a bronze statue of Lachit Borphukan, a 17th century leader of the Ahom kingdom, which is set to be installed in the middle of the Brahmaputra River in Guwahati, India. Borphukan was known for his leadership in the 1671 Battle of Saraighat.

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Protestors opposed to the Burundian president's bid for a third term march through the Nyakabiga neighborhood of Bujumbura.

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The Week in Pictures | May 18 – 24, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, a ruptured pipeline north of Santa Barbara sent thousands of gallons of oil into the ocean and along the shoreline at Refugio State Beach. More photos

Washington, D.C.: Members of the 3rd U.S. Infinity Regiment place American flags at the foot of graves in Arlington National Cemetery in the annual “flag in” rite for Memorial Day.

Dublin, Ireland: Polling stations across Ireland are open for the referendum on same-sex marriage, the first time a nationwide vote has been held on the issue anywhere.

Bayeun, Indonesia: Ethnic Rohingya Muslim men, among more than 400 Rohingya migrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh rescued by Indonesian fishermen off the coast of Aceh province, are transported on a truck to a new detention center.

New York: After 33 years, 6,028 broadcasts, nearly 20,000 total guest appearances and more than 4,600 Top Ten lists, David Letterman says goodbye to his late-night television audience.

London, Conn.: President Obama is introduced at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy graduation before giving the commencement address.

Balsora, Texas: Residents sift through their belongings after a tornado destroyed their homes.

Cannes, France: Actress Eva Longoria arrives for the screening of the film “Inside Out” at the 68th Cannes Film Festival.

Yosemite: Max Buchini peers over the edge of a cliff next to a small memorial, including a heart-shaped rock and feather wings, for Dean Potter and Graham Hunt, who died in a BASE jump off the park’s Taft Point.

Bujumbura, Burundi: Protesters opposed to the Burundian president’s bid for a third term march through the Nyakabiga neighborhood of Bujumbura.

Add stops in Monaco, Spain, India, Nepal and Azerbaijan to round out the report.

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