Our oddest photos of the week
An artist performs during the High Speed of Standing festival of living statues in Skopje, North Macedonia, Mamore
Surfers take part in a mass protest organized by Ocean Charity Surfers to demonstrate against the continued dumore
Cast members Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson react at the screening of the film Asteroid City at the 76th Cannes Filmore
A visitor reacts next to floral displays at Chelsea Flower Show, in London, Britain, May 22. REUTERS/Toby Melvmore
A view of the Popocatepetl volcano erupting, as seen from San Nicolas de los Ranchos in Puebla state, Mexico, more
Climate activists pour vegetable charcoal in the Trevi Fountain during a demonstration against fossil fuels inmore
Sailors and Marines line the deck of the USS Wasp, a Navy amphibious assault ship, as it sails past the Statuemore
A guest holds a video tape at the screening of the film Asteroid City at the 76th Cannes Film Festival, May 23more
People create light sculptures with luminous pen lights conveying messages of peace and environmental protectimore
An aerial view shows a yellow rapeseed field in Hemel Hempstead, Britain, May 23. REUTERS/Matthew Childs
People participate in the Surfers Against Sewage protest on Saltburn Beach in Saltburn, Britain, May 20. REUTEmore
A cyclist descends slopes during the Challenge Downhill mountain biking race, in La Paz, Bolivia, May 21. REUTmore
Cast member Enea Sala's shoes are pictured as he poses at the photocall for the film Rapito at the 76th Cannesmore
In pictures: Man arrested after U-Haul truck crashes near White House
A Missouri man who drove a rented box truck into security barriers near the White House was charged with threatening the president after authorities said they...
Reflecting on Uvalde: One Year Later
The Uvalde mass shooting killed 19 children and two teachers as police waited more than an hour before storming the classroom and killing the shooter.
Thousands fill streets to celebrate Brussels Pride
Crowds filled the streets this weekend amid celebrations to mark the 20th anniversary of same-sex marriage in Belgium.
Wildfires choke Alberta skies as air quality deteriorates
Alberta authorities hope cooler temperatures and showers forecast for the coming week will help firefighters battling blazes in the oil-rich Canadian province.
Along the brutal front lines of Bakhmut
Bakhmut, a small eastern city that has for months been the target of a Russian offensive, has seen intense fighting and destruction in what has become the longest, bloodiest battle of the war.
Pictures of the month: May
A selection of some of our top photos of the month.
Red carpet moments at the Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse premiere
Style and moments at the premiere for Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse in Los Angeles.
Arrows, tear gas fly as Brazil's indigenous clash with police over land recognition
Brazil's lower house of Congress approved on Tuesday night a bill to limit the recognition of new Indigenous reservations, a decision seen by environmentalists and human rights advocates as a setback after intense pressure from the farm lobby.
In pictures: Ukraine war comes to Moscow as drones strike both capitals
Ukrainian drones struck wealthy districts of Moscow Russia said in what one politician called the most dangerous attack since World War Two, while Kyiv was also hit from the air for the third time in 24 hours.
Senegal unrest flares over opposition leader
Dozens of protesters clashed with security forces in Senegal's capital, Dakar, after lawmakers and supporters were blocked from visiting the home of a prominent opposition politician on trial for rape and libel.
Safety in the subway: Life inside Kyiv's citywide bomb shelter
Residents seek safety inside a Kyiv metro station as Russia fires a barrage of missiles and drones across the country.
Memorable moments from the Cannes Film Festival
Highlights from the 76th Cannes Film Festival.
In pictures: Turkey's Erdogan triumphs in election
President Tayyip Erdogan and supporters revelled in an election victory lengthening his rule into a third decade while Turkey's opposition, which once counted on winning, braced for "difficult days" against an increasingly autocratic government.