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Fidel Sanchez, a farmworker negotiator, wipes away a tear during a news conference announcing higher salaries for farmworkers in San Quintin, Baja California, Mexico. After rioting and field worker walkouts, Sanchez and his team worked for months to raise wages and benefits.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times

Tank, a 25-pound therapy cat, sits in his stroller at the entrance to the White Memorial Medical Center in Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times

American Pharoah gets a bath after his morning workout before Saturday's 147th Belmont Stakes in Elmont, N.Y.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Bello / Getty Images

Reinaldo Suarez plays the weathered keys of a piano set up in front of City Hall in Camden, N.J. The piano is part of a park that opened last year on Roosevelt Plaza in Camden, a city that ranks among the most impoverished and crime-ridden in the country. Suarez says he was one of the first to play when the brand-new piano was set up.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mel Evans / Associated Press

Students from the Yser School lay a bouquet of flowers on a grave site at the Colleville American military cemetery in western France on the eve of the 71th anniversary of D-Day.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Remy de la Mauviniere / Associated Press

Revelers gather around "Nans Nous," or New Dwarves, during the first day of the Patum festival in Berga, Spain. The festival traces its roots to the theatrical performances of the Middle Ages. It is held each year during the week of Corpus Christi.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: David Ramos / Getty Images

Members of Turkey's main opposition group, the Republican People's Party, demonstrate in Istanbul. Turkey holds legislative elections on Sunday. The Justice and Development Party (AKP) is tipped to win, but it is expected to fall short of the landslide victories it has scored in previous years.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: OZAN KOSE / AFP/Getty Images

A Bahraini security force member searches a boy at a checkpoint outside a Shiite mosque ahead of Friday prayers in the village of Ras Ruman, on the outskirts of the capital, Manama. Bahraini authorities say they have busted a 14-member Shiite extremist group accused of carrying out bomb attacks on police and civilians in the Sunni-ruled monarchy.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED AL-SHAIKH / AFP/Getty Images

A Palestinian protester seeks cover from an Israeli Army water cannon during clashes after a protest against Israeli settlements in Qadomem, near the West Bank city of Nablus.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ALAA BADARNEH / EPA

A woman prays as she lights candles for victims of a capsized tourist ship in Jianli, China. There were 458 people on the ship, mostly elderly tourists, when the ship capsized in the Yangtze River.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: WU HONG / EPA

Paramilitary policemen wait to transport the bodies of victims after the cruise ship Dong Fang Zhi Xing, which capsized in the Yangtze River, was righted in Jianli, China.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: YUAN ZHENG / EPA

A migrant who was found on a boat at sea receives medical treatment at the Mee Tike temporary refugee camp in Rakhine, Myanmar, near the Bangladesh border. More than 700 migrants who were found adrift on a fishing boat six days ago disembarked in Rakhine.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: YE AUNG THU / AFP/Getty Images

A family leaves their home that sits atop a sea of garbage on World Environment Day in Manila. Poverty and a lack of urban planning have been blamed for pollution in the Philippine capital city of 12 million people.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JAY DIRECTO / AFP/Getty Images

Serena Williams reacts during her tennis match against Switzerland's Timea Bacsinszky during the women's semifinal in the 2015 French Open in Paris.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DOMINIQUE FAGET / AFP/Getty Images

Tritobia Ford stands at a memorial in South Los Angeles for her eldest son, Ezell, who was fatally shot by LAPD officers in August. “I just believe that God won’t allow Ezell’s life to be just taken like this in vain," she said.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Horses and riders hit the track at sunrise for training at Belmont Park in Elmont, N.Y., where American Pharoah will attempt to finish a run to horse racing's Triple Crown in the Belmont Stakes on Saturday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Bello / Getty Images

David Lazo, 5, holds up a symbolic dollar bill as he sits with his father, Francisco Lazo, at Los Angeles City Hall while the City Council votes to boost the minimum wage in L.A. to at least $15 an hour by 2020.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

Lightning strikes at dusk at Cranes Roost Park in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Joe Burbank / Orlando Sentinel

Johnny Depp, left, in costume as Captain Jack Sparrow, greets fans after returning from a day of filming on "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales," the fifth installment of the Disney series, in Redland Bay, Australia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TERTIUS PICKARD / AFP/Getty Images

A boy washes a horse in the River Eden on the opening day of the annual Appleby Horse Fair in Appleby in northwest England. The event attracts thousands of horses and owners from across Britain to buy and sell horses.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: OLI SCARFF / AFP/Getty Images

A protester puts on a mask representing German Chancellor Angela Merkel before joining a rally opposing the upcoming G7 summit in Munich, Germany

PHOTOGRAPH BY: CHRISTOF STACHE / AFP/Getty Images

Thousands gather in Hong Kong to take part in a candlelight vigil marking the 26th anniversary of the crackdown by Chinese authorities on the pro-democracy movement in Beijing's Tiananmen Square in 1989.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DALE DE LA REY / AFP/Getty Images

A supporter of former President Hosni Mubarak is set upon by an anti-Mubarak crowd outside the Court of Cassation in Cairo, which announced it would retry Mubarak in connection with the deaths of hundreds of protesters during the 2011 uprising after annulling a decision to drop murder charges against the former leader.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMED EL-SHAHED / AFP/Getty Images

Iranians attend the 26th anniversary of the death of founder of Islamic Republic, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, at his mausoleum in a suburb of Tehran.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AFP/Getty Images

Migrants at a shelter outside Maungdaw, Myanmar, hold out dishes to collect rainwater. More than 700 migrants found adrift on a fishing boat six days ago were taken to Myanmar's Rakhine state amid heightened scrutiny of the country's treatment of migrants.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: YE AUNG THU / AFP/Getty Images

Iranian slackliners Kiavash Sharifi, left, and Mohammad Reza Abaee walk on lines anchored between two rocks as their friends watch near the city of Arak.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Vahid Salemi / Associated Press

A supporter of Turkey's opposition Nationalist Action Party waves a Turkish flag prior to an election rally in Istanbul. Approximately 56 million voters are eligible to cast their ballots in Turkey's general election Wednesday to elect the 550 members of the Grand National Assembly.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Emrah Gurel / Associated Press

Serbia's Ana Ivanovic can't run down a shot from Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic in the semifinals of the French Open tennis tournament in Paris. Safarova won, 7-5, 7-5, to reach her first grand slam final.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christophe Ena / Associated Press

Rescuers search for survivors from the capsized Eastern Star in the Yangtze River in China. The Eastern Star was carrying 458 people when it capsized Monday in the Jianli section of the Yangtze.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Getty Images

Staff in a Jianli funeral parlor prepare ice coffins for victims from the capsized passenger ship. Relatives of more than 400 people missing after the cruise ship capsized on China's Yangtze river were hoping for a miracle as authorities said they were racing against time to find survivors.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AFP/Getty Images

Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner American Pharoah nips at his groom's hat during a bath after working out at Belmont Park in New York. American Pharoah will try for a Triple Crown when he runs in Saturday's 147th running of the Belmont Stakes horse race.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Julie Jacobson / Associated Press

Protesters blocked entrances to a slaughterhouse by filling a steel barrel with concrete and using it as a barrier during a rally in Munich, Germany. Animal liberation protesters blocked all the entrances to the slaughterhouse in protest against the upcoming G-7 summit.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TOBIAS HASE / EPA

A demonstrator holds a sign in French reading "No to a third term" next to a burning barricade in the Ngagara neighborhood in Burundi. Demonstrators opposed to President Pierre Nkurunziza running for a third term tried to march but were prevented by police and soldiers firing tear gas, so they erected a burning barricade in their neighborhood instead.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gildas Ngingo / Associated Press

Syrian men react and help the injured following a reported barrel bomb attack by Syrian government forces that hit an open market in the northern city of Aleppo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: KARAM AL-MASRI / AFP/Getty Images

Pope Francis greets a nun as he arrives for his general audience in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: VINCENZO PINTO / AFP/Getty Images

Afghan bodybuilders participate in the Mr Afghanistan nationwide bodybuilding competition in Kabul. Bodybuilding is one of the country's most popular sports, even permitted during the 1996-2001 Taliban regime.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SHAH MARAI / AFP/Getty Images

Afghan brides and grooms attend a collective wedding ceremony in Ghazni, Afghanistan. The ceremony was arranged for 42 couples belonging to poor and lower-middle-class families.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: NAWEED HAQJOO / EPA

Cambodian Buddhist monks gather in front of the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh to attend a ceremony after Cambodia's King Norodom Sihamoni received the honorary title "Preah Sri Loka Dhammika Raja" from the World Buddhist Supreme Conference.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TANG CHHIN SOTHY / AFP/Getty Images

An Indian boy looks at colored chicks for sale for 10 rupees (15 cents) each at a roadside stall in Amritsar, India.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: NARINDER NANU / AFP/Getty Images

Residents ride a bull cart to work near a farm in Karo district near the Mt. Sinabung volcano as it emits steam and ash. Indonesian authorities ordered evacuation of residents close to the volcano as Mt. Sinabung increased activity.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SUTANTA ADITYA / AFP/Getty Images

An aircraft flies in front of the bright full moon in Teglas, Hungary.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ZSOLT CZEGLEDI / EPA

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

A military honor guard stands in the rain as the remains of Army Cpl. Elmer Richard arrive in his hometown of Exeter, N.H., on June 1, 2015 for burial with full military honors. Richard, of Exeter, N.H. was captured in Korea in 1950 at the age of 20 and died in captivity.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jim Cole / AP

A man stands beside a vehicle stuck in the flood waters on Lincoln Blvd. in Emerson, N.J., Sunday, May 31, 2015.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kevin R. Wexler / Northjersey.com

The castle Neuschwanstein near the small Bavarian village Fuessen in southern Germany, is illuminated in the national colors of the United Kingdom during rainy and foggy weather at the evening of the June 1, 2015.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: CHRISTOF STACHE / AFP

An Egyptian worker sprays water towards his colleague during the demolition of the headquarters of the once-dominant party of ex-president Hosni Mubarak that was torched during the 2011 uprising that toppled him, on May 31, 2015 in Cairo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMED EL-SHAHED / AFP

A woman waves a flag of Turkeys Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) during an election campaign rally on May 31, 2015 at Kazlicesme neighborhood in Istanbul ahead of the June 7 general elections. Turkish police tightened security around Istanbul's Taksim square, on the second anniversary of the mass anti-government protests that rocked the square in 2013.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: OZAN KOSE / AFP

Thai Buddhists hold candles as they circle in prayer a statue at the Buddha Monthon park to celebrate Buddha Day in Nakon Pathom Province, west of Bangkok, Thailand on June 1, 2015.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DIEGO AZUBEL / EPA

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Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Tragedy struck in China this week, where a ferry carrying 456 people on the Yangtze River sank after getting caught in a tornado with only a few survivors rescued.

Baja California: A volatile farm labor strike that crippled exports from one of Mexico’s key agricultural regions ended with an unprecedented accord that boosts wages as much as 50% for thousands of laborers.

Elmont, N.Y.: American Pharoah is given a bath after his morning workout before Saturday’s 147th running of the Belmont Stakes horse race.

Colleville sur Mer, France: Students from the Yser School lay a bouquet of flowers on a grave site at the Colleville American military cemetery in western France on the eve of the 71st anniversary of D-Day.

Berga, Spain: Revelers gather around “Nans Nous,” or New Dwarves, during the first day of the Patum festival. The festival traces its roots to the theatrical performances of the Middle Ages.

Hong Kong: A candlelight vigil is held to mark the anniversary of the  crackdown on pro-democracy protesters in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square in 1989.

Rakhine, Myanmar: Migrants rescued at sea and taken to a temporary shelter use plates to collect rainwater.

Aleppo, Syria: Syrian men react and help the injured following a reported barrel bomb attack by Syrian government forces that hit an open market.

Paris: Workers remove “love locks” from the Pont des Arts. Thousands of locks, attached to the bridge by couples as symbols of commitment, had added 45 tons to the weight on the structure, endangering its safety.

South Los Angeles: Tritobia Ford,  the mother of Ezell Ford, is still waiting for justice in his killing by two LAPD officers.

Add stops in Turkey, China, New York, Germany, Australia and the Philippines to round out the report.

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