Day in Photos

  • A man wearing a traditional firefighter costume performs acrobatic stunts atop a bamboo ladder following a memorial service for firefighters at Sensoji temple in Tokyo's downtown of Asakusa, Japan.
  • Hundreds of students of the school of nursing take part in an open-air examination at a playground of an vocational college in Baoji, Shaanxi province, China.
  • A soldier fires an AK-47 rifle during a protest against President Pierre Nkurunziza and his bid for a third term, in Bujumbura, Burundi.
  • Residents stand outside their homes as damaged cars are seen after a tornado hit the town of Ciudad Acuna, state of Coahuila, Mexico.
  • England's Ben Stokes is watched by Stuart Broad during the fifth day of the first Test match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London.
  • The Atmospheric Imaging Assembly (AIA) instrument aboard NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) images the solar atmosphere in multiple wavelengths to link changes in the surface to interior changes. The magnetic field can be readily visualized through the bright, thin strands that are called "coronal loops".
  • Pilgrims crowd around the Virgin of El Rocio during a procession around the shrine of El Rocio in Almonte, southern Spain.
  • A combination photo shows a newborn giraffe being attacked by a goose at Pairi Daiza wildlife park in Brugelette, Belgium.
  • Vickie Hunt sits next to the grave of her late husband, Vietnam veteran Cpl. Timothy Hunt, at Georgia National Cemetery on Memorial Day in Canton, Georgia, USA.
  • Robert Ritchie, left, and Nigel MacDonald, right, march with the St. Andrews Pipe Band of Miami during a Memorial Day event in North Miami Beach, Floria, USA.
  • A boy jumps into the Ranbir water canal to cool on a hot summer day in Jammu, India.
  • French "Rejoneadora" Lea Vicens is tossed by fighting bull Bohorquez during the Pentecost feria Bullfight in Nimes, southern France.
  • The Liver Building in Liverpool is illuminated during a light show as part of the 175th anniversary celebrations of the Cunard Line.

May 25, 2105

Published May 25, 2015

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


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