Published May 16, 2014
Heron-hooded dancers perform as they parade down the streets toward Asakusa Shrine in the compound of Sensoji Temple in Tokyo, Japan prior to the annual Sanja Festival, one of the three major festivals scheduled on May 16-18.
People stand on a terrace of their flooded house as they wait to be evacuated in the town of Obrenovac, east of Belgrade, Serbia.
Overall leader Michael Matthews salutes fans prior to the start of the sixth stage of the Giro d'Italia, Tour of Italy cycling race, from Sassano to Montecassino, Italy, May 15, 2014.
Photographers shoot pictures as guests arrive for the screening of the film 'Mr. Turner' at the 67th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France, May 15, 2014.
An Indian Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) supporter prepares to launch a hot air lantern adorned with the BJP lotus party symbol at the party headquarters in New Delhi.
Palestinian protesters run from tear gas fired by Israeli troops during clashes near Israel's Ofer Prison, near the West Bank city of Ramallah.
A man walks past a damaged building in the Idlib countryside, Syria.
An anti-government protester waves a flag during a rally outside a compound of the country's parliament where members of the Senate are gathered for a meeting, in Bangkok, Thailand.
A police water cannon is used against anti-government protesters in Soma, Turkey where the mine accident took place. Hundreds of protesters took part in the march against the government and there were clashes with the police forces.
The Cocos Fire rages near homes in San Marcos, California, May 15, 2014. Wildfires were raging in southern California keeping thousands of residents away from their homes.
Mario Huettenhofer, chief of the German company 3D Fab, presents his own face as a 3d print during the international fairs FabCon 3.D and Rapid.Tech in Erfurt, Germany.