Published April 01, 2013
Washington Nationals relief pitcher Rafael Soriano warms up before an Opening Day baseball game against the Miami Marlins in Washington D.C.
A riot policeman avoids petrol bombs thrown by Bahraini anti-government protesters, unseen, during clashes in Diraz, Bahrain. Clashes erupted after the funeral for Abdul Ghani al-Rayes, who relatives and activists say collapsed and died outside of a police station.
Venders sell newspapers to motorists that are stopped in traffic in Rangoon, Burma. For most people in Burma, it is a novelty that privately-run daily newspapers are hitting the streets. Many weren't even born when a state monopoly was imposed on the daily press in the 1960s.
Smoke bombs explode near South Korean army tanks during an exercise against possible attacks by North Korea near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) in Hwacheon, South Korea.
Traders are seen working below the Egyptian Exchange bell at the stock exchange in Cairo. Selling pressure from foreign investors dragged Egypt's bourse down to a near 16-week low on Sunday as the country's economic situation worsens.
U.S. President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama and their daughter Malia watch a game as they participate in the 135th annual Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington.
Palestinian children play on the beach in Gaza City during a dust storm.
A Greenpeace activist, dressed as a polar bear sits on a wooden block of "ice" on the Moskva River near the Kremlin, protests against plans for oil drilling in the Arctic, in Moscow, Russia.
Pilgrims dressed in traditional Bavarian clothes attend the traditional Georgi horse-riding procession on Easter Monday in the southern Bavarian town of Traunstein. Since the early 16th century farmers have taken part in the pilgrimage to bless their horses.
A vendor selling red onions waits for customers at a market in Makassar, Indonesia. Indonesia's Inflation surged to a nearly two-year high in March. The vendor is reflected in a motorcycle's wing mirror.
A dancer stretches before taking part in an audition for Dani Pannullo Dance Theatre Co.'s next show called "NY Story" in Madrid. "NY Story" will open in June and is based on Leonard Bernstein's West Side Story.
Women take part in the yearly Lagos carnival parade in Nigeria, April 1, 2013. This year's Easter festival coincides with Lagos' yearly carnival.