This week ushered in memorable moments for royals, politicians, artists, and athletes across the globe. The Middleton women took in a tennis match in the midst of royal-baby fever, the Clintons gathered in Chicago for an event, and President Obama spoke out on LGBT rights in Washington DC. Take a look at the week's best pictures from around the world!
Warm weather, special anniversaries, and exciting sporting events had crowds gathering across the globe this week. In England, people celebrated the 60th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II's coronation, and in France, veterans reunited to commemorate D-day. Meanwhile, Australians enjoyed a color run, the French Open continued in Paris, and President Obama welcomed special visitors to the White House. See all that and more with the week's best pictures from around the world!
Memorial Day marked the unofficial start of Summer, and people around the world ushered in the new season with festivals, sports, sunsets, and more. Michelle Obama welcomed kids to the White House for pizza, British princesses sported their garden-party best, and New Yorkers enjoyed a rare city sunset known as "Manhattanhenge." See all that and more in the week's best pictures from across the globe!
European royals, America's first lady, and more famous faces made appearances this past week, all making for intriguing photo ops. Prince Harry charmed little ones at a charity event, Kate Middleton brought her bump to the queen's garden party, while stateside, we geared up for Memorial Day weekend. Meanwhile, the people of Moore, OK, dealt with the aftermath of a destructive tornado, and New Delhi, India, faced rising temperatures. See all that and more in the best photographs of the week.
Hollywood descended on the South of France this week, but that's not where all the action was. Wildlife bloomed everywhere from England to Iraq. Both Michelle and Barack Obama kept a steady stream of engagements. And royals from Queen Elizabeth II to Princess Letizia of Spain mingled with admirers, while Prince Harry wrapped up his US tour. Travel around the world with the best photographs of the week.
This week kicked off with Cinco de Mayo celebrations around the world and the annual Met Gala in New York City. At Ohio State University, President Obama gave the commencement address, and at the White House, Michelle Obama honored military families alongside Prince Harry. See all that and more with the week in pictures!
The week began with nerd prom, aka the White House Correspondents' Dinner. Then international royals got their Dutch inaugural party on, and in the midst of it all, we ushered in the month of May. See the coolest, cutest, and craziest moments of the past seven days in our week in pictures
This week, US presidents and first ladies past and present came together in Texas, the royals did their best Harry Potter impression, and the people of Massachusetts shared a moment of silence for the Boston Marathon victims. Meanwhile, festival fans kept the Coachella party going, and love was in the air. See all that and more with the week in pictures!
Despite sunnier skies and happy festival-goers, it's been a dark and difficult week filled with lots of heavy hearts. Two bombs went off at the Boston Marathon, sending shock waves across the country as the death toll reached three and more than a hundred people suffered injuries. And the residents of West, TX, are grieving their volunteer firefighters and neighbors who lost their lives in a massive fertilizer plant explosion. Across the pond, Britain mourned the loss of its first female prime minister, Margaret Thatcher.
Amid all the chaos, there were lighter moments from Rebel Wilson, who hosted Sunday's MTV Movie Awards, and fun in the sun for music fans at Coachella. Catch up on the highs and the lows with the week in pictures.
This week, Justin Timberlake made his way to the White House, Nashville's finest hit the Sin City stage, and Spring weather warmed up New York City. Across the pond, models rode along the runway while topless protesters took politicians by surprise. Hoping to dive into the latest news? Catch up on recent headlines with the week in pictures!