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Click to continueMeriya Senkar, 10, a Syrian refugee, shows a drawing of her dream home during a class at a school for refugee children at Boynuyogun refugee camp in Hatay province near the Turkish-Syrian border.
A gaucho is thrown off an untamed horse during the Patria Gaucha Festival in Tacuarembo, 400 km north ofMontevideo, Uruguay. The festival celebrates the preservation of the countrys rural traditions and country life.
A woman pushes her Fiat 500 car as her dog sits inside, in a neighborhood of Rome..
A farmer carries cucumbers from his field to sell in the markets in the northern Indian city of Allahabad.
A boy plays in the mud on the bank of the Bago river in Bago, Myanmar.
Team Khartoum celebrates after they defeated Team Omdurman during the top team match of the Sudan Kids League in Khartoum.
Members of the audience react as they watch a mixed martial arts bout at a fight night in Mumbai.
Students and parents gather outside a memorial remembering the victims of the Chardon High school shootings before returning to school for the first time since the shootings in Chardon, Ohio.
A girl exercises on a high bar during a gymnastics practice session at a park in Mumbai.
Women run from the scene of a bombing at St. Finbarrs Catholic Church in the Rayfield suburb of the Nigerian city of Jos.
Israeli border police officers use pepper spray as they detain an injured Palestinian protester during clashes on Land Day after Friday prayers outside Damascus Gate in Jerusalems Old City.
A man drinks coffee in front of a mural near the coastal town of Kalamatta in the Messinia area of Greece.
U.S. servicemen sit after boarding a transport plane before leaving for Afghanistan at the U.S. transit center at Manas airport near Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.
An anti-government protester jumps to entertain fellow protesters at Taghyeer (Change) Square in Sanaa. Thousands of protesters have been camping at the square for more than one year now to demand regime change .
Somali police officer (R) arrests a suspected rebel member (L) of the Al Qaeda-affiliated al Shabaab among beach goers at the Lido beach north of Somalias capital Mogadishu.
A child plays on the road near the bank of Yangon River, Myanmar.
An anti-government protester pushes an armchair to set up a roadblock during clashes with riot police in the village of Sanabis west of Manama, Bahrain.
A girl sits on a weighing scale at a wood saw mill in Lahore, Pakistan.
A young woman reacts near the hearse transporting the three coffins bearing the slain children from the Ozar Hatorah Jewish school the day after the shooting in Toulouse, southwestern France.
Actor George Clooney is arrested for civil disobedience after protesting at the Sudan Embassy in Washington. Clooney was protesting the escalating humanitarian crisis in Sudan.
A young supporter waits with his family for Republican presidential candidate and former Senator Rick Santorum at a campaign rally at the Elks Lodge 1540 in Beaver Dam Wisconsin .
Baylor Bears forward Quincy Acy slides under a table courtside while playing against the Kentucky Wildcats during the second half of their mens NCAA South Regional basketball game in Atlanta, Georgia.
A coach scolds a young gymnastics student during a training session at a gymnastics school in Shanghai.More than 30 children, aged between 5 and 9, were chosen from local kindergartens or elementary schools to attend training courses five times a week.
Visitors have a view of the Grand Canyon and the Colorado River flowing below from a skywalk extending out over the Grand Canyon and its incomplete building, on the Hualapai Indian Reservation, Arizona.
Beyonce, a Dachshund mix female puppy, is pictured on an iPhone. Beyonce, who weighed just 1 ounce and could fit into a teaspoon when born, could be the worlds smallest dog, according to animal rescuers in northern California. The puppy was born at the home of Beth DeCaprio, executive director of the Grace Foundation. The rescuers have submitted an application to Guinness World Records for Beyonce to be considered the worlds smallest dog.
Britains Camilla (C), Duchess of Cornwall, and Zara Phillips (R) react during The Queen Mother Champion Chase at the Cheltenham Festival horse racing meet in Gloucestershire.
Linesman Derek Nansen (L) watches Toronto Maple Leafs forward Clarke MacArthur being checked by New York Islanders forward Casey Cizikas (R) during the second period of their NHL hockey game in Toronto.
An unidentified former student arrives at the Sint Lambertus school in Belgium. A bus carrying Belgian touristscrashed into the wall of a tunnel in Sierre in the Valais region of Switzerland, killing 28 people, 22 of them children, police said. The bus, transported 52 people, mostly school children from Heverlee and Lommel in Flanders.
President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron each eat hot dogs at a first round "First Four" game of the NCAA Division I Mens Basketball Tournament between Mississippi Valley State and Western Kentucky at the University of Dayton Arena in Ohio.
You Can Keep Listening To The Music Or Press ‘Esc’ To Exit NikosCOPYRIGHTS TO ALL PHOTOS AND MUSIC BELONG TO THE ORIGINAL AUTHORS. The skyline of San Francisco and the south tower of the Golden Gate Bridge are seen from the Marin Headlands as they rise above the fog in Sausalito, California. A celebration held over the Memorial Day weekend in May will commemorate the bridges 75th anniversary this year.