Color Run held in Brazil

2013-05-20 17:17:33

An estimated 7,000 runners used blue, pink, orange and green powders as they ran in the second Color Run ever held in Brazil.

Slide: Magic attraction in Shandong

2013-05-18 18:34:34

Various 3-D creations are on display at the show, which is scheduled to close at the end of June, and will then be displayed in other cities in the province.

Slide: World Table Tennis Championships

2013-05-18 16:34:02

Slide: World Table Tennis Championships

Crews remove iconic coaster destroyed by Sandy

2013-05-16 11:06:41

Workers use a crane to remove remnants of the Jet Star roller coaster that have been left in the ocean after Superstorm Sandy hit Seaside Heights last year, in New Jersey.

Slide: Malta Fashion Awards 2013

2013-05-12 17:11:25

Models present creations by Maltese makeup artist Justin Brincat during the Malta Fashion Awards 2013 at the Malta Fairs and Conventions Centre

Slide: Madrid Open tennis tournament

2013-05-11 21:47:18

Madrid Open tennis tournament

Italy cargo ship slams into Genoa port, kills 7

2013-05-09 12:21:53

Seven people were killed and two are missing after a container ship crashed into a control tower in the northern Italian port of Genoa.

Wheat harvesting in Nepal

2013-05-07 08:07:44

Farmers harvest wheat on a field in Kathmandu.

Psy performs on NBC's 'Today' show

2013-05-04 11:58:38

South Korean singer Psy performs on NBC's "Today" show at Rockefeller Center in New York May 3, 2013.

May Day rallies around the world

2013-05-02 10:13:09

Workers take part in rallies to commemorate May Day around the world, May 1, 2013.

Slide: Iraq's first female weightlifting team

2013-04-30 16:26:42

In Sadr City, a shi'ite neighbourhood in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, eight women from Iraq's first female weightlifting team train hard to bring back medals for their country. The team of female weightlifters are set to represent Iraq in the Asian Championship in Qatar next month.

City celebrates cartoon and animation festival

2013-04-28 16:20:07

A parade of 26 teams and 15 floats create a carnival-style atmosphere for the 9th China International Cartoon and Animation Festival in Hangzhou, East China’s Zhejiang province, April 28, 2013.