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Rescuers search for survivors from the capsized ship Dongfangzhixing in the Yangtze River in China. The passenger ship sank with more than 450 aboard.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Getty Images

An elderly passenger is escorted to the river bank after being rescued from the ship that sank in the Yangtze River.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AFP/Getty Images

Rescuers search for survivors from the capsized ship Eastern Star in the Yangtze River.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Getty Images

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) departs after a news conference on Capitol Hill. Paul has been voicing his dissent in the Senate against a House bill backed by the president that would end the National Security Agency's collection of American calling records while preserving other surveillance authorities.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Andrew Harnik / Associated Press

An exercise rider guides a race horse around a wet main track during a workout at Belmont Park, in Elmont, N.Y. Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner American Pharoah will try for a Triple Crown on June 6 in the Belmont Stakes horse race.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Julie Jacobson / Associated Press

A father calls to his son as they run out to the curb to grab a taxi during a heavy rainstorm in Washington.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS / AFP/Getty Images

Firefighters battle a blaze at the Marshall Square Retirement Resort in Evans, Ga. Officials say two residents of Marshall Square retirement community are unaccounted for after fire destroyed much of the building.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Michael Holahan / Augusta Chronicle

French gendarmes round up and evict migrants living in a camp near the Channel Tunnel in Calais, northern France.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PHILIPPE HUGUEN / AFP/Getty Images

Workers remove grids filled with love padlocks on the Pont des Arts in Paris. All the love padlocks on the bridge and the grids on which they were locked are being removed to be replaced by plexiglass panels. The weight of the locks was endangering the structure.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ETIENNE LAURENT / EPA

PHOTOGRAPH BY: RODGER BOSCH / AFP/Getty Images

A Burundian protester looks on in front of a burning barricade during an anti-government demonstration against President Pierre Nkurunziza's bid for a third term in Bujumbura, Burundi. Human rights activists say more than 30 people have been killed during protests that started April 26.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DAI KUROKAWA / EPA

Ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi gestures from inside a cage in the courtroom where he stood trial in Cairo, Egypt. A court on June 2 postponed its verdict to June 16.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: KHALED ELFIQI / EPA

Tatiana Weston-Webb of the US.. in action during the Fiji Womens Pro surfing event as part of the World Surf League.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: KIRSTIN SCHOLTZ - WSL / EPA

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Elmont, N.Y.: An exercise rider guides a race horse around a wet main track during a workout. Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner American Pharoah will try for a Triple Crown on Saturday in the Belmont Stakes horse race.

Evans, Ga.: Firefighters battle a blaze at the Marshall Square Retirement Resort, where more than 80 residents of the upscale retirement resort in the heart of Evans were forced to flee for safety when fire alarms went off between 3 and 3:30 a.m.

Paris, France: Workers remove grids filled with love padlocks on the Pont des Arts that are being removed to be replaced by plexiglass panels. The tourist-friendly padlocks, weighing 45 tons, were endangering the structure.

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