• A veteran's motorcycle club hold flags outside a memorial service for U.S. Marine Cpl. Christopher Orlando at St. Paul's Catholic Church in Hingham, Massachusetts. Orlando and 11 other Marines died Jan. 14 in a midair collision of two helicopters during a nighttime training mission off Hawaii's coast.
    • A sentence is written in the mud at a makeshift camp for migrants and refugees at the Greek-Macedonian border near the village of Idomeni. Some 54,000 people, many of them fleeing the war in Syria, have been stranded on Greek territory since the closure of the migrant route through the Balkans in February.
    • Workers demonstrate in Buenos Aires against government cuts in public expenditure and jobs. Argentina's President Mauricio Macri faces mass street protests after major labor unions vow to demonstrate against job cuts imposed under his economic reforms.
    • A former circus lion peers from inside a cage transporting it to South Africa, at the port of Callao, Peru. Thirty-three lions rescued from circuses in Peru and Colombia are heading back to their homeland to live in a private sanctuary. The operation is the largest ever airlift of lions, organized and paid for by Animal Defenders International (ADI).
    • Orthodox Christian worshippers hold crosses before a procession along the Via Dolorosa on Good Friday during Holy Week in Jerusalem's Old City.
    • The Olympic flame is transported by a rowing boat of the Lausanne-Sport on Lake Leman before arriving at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland.
    • A referee puts an ogre mask to make a baby, being held by a college sumo wrestler, cry to win in the Naki Sumo, or crying baby contest at Sensoji Buddhist temple in Tokyo. The babies participated in the annual traditional ritual performed as a prayer for healthy growth.
    • A taxi driver prepares to take part in a slow convoy in Lisbon, Portugal to protest against cab giant Uber, which they accuse of illegally undercutting their business. Between 3,000-4,000 cabbies were participating, according to two industry bodies organizing the protest.
    • A Kashmiri Muslim protester jumps in the air to avoid stones thrown at him by Indian police during a protest in Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir. Government forces fired tear gas and pellet guns to stop rock-throwing Kashmiri youths after Friday prayers.
    • Students play Chinese chess during a school competition in Shenyang, Liaoning province, China.
    • People play on a beach along the Arabian Sea on a hot summer day in Mumbai, India.
    • A Sri Lankan man waters his vegetable garden cultivated on the banks of river Kelani in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Many Sri Lankans living in urban areas maintain kitchen gardens for their daily consumption.
    • Emirati girls in traditional outfit, usually worn in their village by elderly women, look on during the al-Gharbia Watersports festival near al-Mirfa beach outside Abu Dhabi.
    • A woman crosses a landscape covered with yellow flowers as the sun sets on a spring day in Unzue, near Pamplona, northern Spain, April 28, 2016.

    April 29, 2016

    Published April 29, 2016

    A look at the best news photos from around the world.


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