Published May 03, 2013
Firefighters battle the Springs Fire at Point Mugu State Park in California. A wind-driven wildfire raged along the California coast north of Los Angeles, threatening some 3,000 homes and prompting evacuations of a university campus and several residential areas.
An Orthodox Christian walks between the famous monolithic rock-cut churches during a Good Friday celebration in Lalibela, Ethiopia.
A boy yawns during a ceremony ahead of Buddha's upcoming birthday on May 17 at the Jogye temple in Seoul, South Korea. Ten children entered the temple to have an experience with life as monks which lasts for 16 days.
Artist Pyotr Pavlensky lies on the ground, wrapped in barbed wire roll, during a protest action in front the Legislative Assembly of Saint Petersburg, Russia, aiming to express his view that the legislative system of the city is oppressive, according to local media.
A baby monkey, a lion cub and tiger cubs play at the Guaipo Manchurian Tiger Park in Shenyang, Liaoning Province, China.
A Pakistani boy cries after receiving the measles vaccine by a volunteer of Jamaat-ud-Dawwa in Lahore, Pakistan. According to the health department, the number of measles cases in Punjab province reached 7,794 since January this year.
U.S. actor Will Smith meets with fans during an event to promote his movie "After Earth" in Taipei, Taiwan.
A man seen through a wet window crosses a road in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Members of Malaysia's opposition party, Parti Islam Se-Malaysia, perform a special prayer during a campaign for the upcoming general elections inside a stadium at Kota Bahru.
Traditional drum dancers perform as the emblem of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games is unveiled (top) during its Launch Ceremony in Seoul, South Korea.
Internally displaced Somali children eat breakfast at Sayyidka camp in the Howlwadag district, south of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, Somalia.
Indian farmers transport watermelons on camels on their way to market in Allahabad, India.
Slovakia's Branko Radivojevic (C) attempts to shoot the puck past France's Laurent Meunier (L) and goalie Cristobal Huet during their 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship preliminary round match at the Hartwall Arena in Helsinki, Finland.
A man swims in the Houhai Lake in central Beijing, China.
This picture taken with a slow exposure shows seagulls flying in the sky over Rome, Italy.
Trickdogs (L-R): Pepper, Ben and Tom Tom pose with a German flag, a whistle, a board rading "Champions League" and a mini football during a press conference to promote the fair 'dog and pet' in Dortmund, western Germany.