Republic of Uganda President Yoweri Museveni speaks during an interview, Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at the Waldorf Astoria in New York. Supporters believe that Museveni, who is one of the longest serving leaders on the African continent, will win another term should he decide to seek one in 2016.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Monday, May 04, 2015
Israel's Jewish Ethiopians block highway during a protest against racism and police brutality in Tel Aviv, Israel, Sunday, May 3, 2015. Several thousand people, mostly from Israel's Jewish Ethiopian minority, protested in Tel Aviv against racism and police brutality on Sunday shutting down a major highway and scuffling with police.
Former US President Bill Clinton, second right, and and Chelsea Clinton, left, help a Kenyan to fit hearing aids, Saturday, May 2, 2015, when they visited a hearing aid fitting in Nairobi, for individuals in need of hearing assistance. The Starkey Hearing Foundation backed by Clinton Global Initiative conducts hearing missions in the United States and around the globe to bring the gift of hearing to those who would otherwise live in the isolation of a silent world, and pledged to fit more than one million hearing aids to people in need this decade
Sunday, May 03, 2015
The Ebola virus. In a report released Friday, May 1, 2015, health officials think Ebola survivors can spread the disease through unprotected sex nearly twice as long as previously believed. (CDC via AP)
Women and children rescued by Nigerian soldiers wait to receive treatment at a refugee camp in Yola, Nigeria Sunday, May 3, 2015, after being rescued from captivity by Boko Haram fighters. Their faces were gaunt with signs of malnutrition but the girls are alive and free, among a group of 275 children and women rescued by the Nigerian military, and the first to arrive at a refugee camp Saturday after a three-day journey to safety. They came from the Sambisa Forest, thought to be the last stronghold of the Islamic extremists, where the Nigerian military said it has rescued more than 677 girls and women and destroyed more than a dozen insurgent camps in the past week. Image: Sunday Alamba/Associated Press
Saturday, May 02, 2015
Pope Francis, flanked by rector of the Pontifical North American College James F. Checchio, left, Cardinal Marc Ouellet, right, and President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Joseph Edward Kurtz arrives at Rome's Pontifical North American College, Saturday, May 2, 2015. Pope Francis has praised the "holiness" and "zeal" of an 18th-century Franciscan missionary he'll make a saint when he visits the United States this fall but whom Native Americans in California contend brutally converted indigenous people to Christianity. Francis on Saturday praised the accomplishments and qualities of Rev. Junipero Serra during a homily at a Rome seminary training future priests from North America. (Image: AP)
The remains of of Jean Claude Niyonzima, who was killed during clashes with police over the move by President Pierre Nkurunziza to seek a third term in office, are carried during his funeral service at the Regina Mundi cathedral in Bujumbura, Burundi, Saturday May 2, 2015. Many people have gathered in the streets over the past few days to protest against President Pierre Nkurunziza's decision to run for election as president for a third term in office.
Top row from left, Caesar R. Goodson Jr., Garrett E. Miller and Edward M. Nero, and bottom row from left, William G. Porter, Brian W. Rice and Alicia D. White, the six police officers charged with felonies ranging from assault to murder in the death of Freddie Gray. (Baltimore Police Department via AP)
Friday, May 01, 2015
Marilyn Mosby, right, Baltimore City State’s Attorney, holds a press conference regarding the Phylicia Barnes case. At left is Deputy Chief Michael Schatzow. Baltimore’s chief prosecutor is 35 years old, has been on the job for less than four months, and is about to take on the biggest challenge of her career weighing the evidence against six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray and deciding whether they deserve to be criminally charged. (Algerina Perna/The Baltimore Sun via AP)
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
An ambulance arrives from the prison island of Nusakambangan where the executions were carried out, in Cilacap, Central Java, Indonesia, Wednesday, April 29, 2015. Indonesia brushed aside last-minute appeals and executed eight people convicted of drug smuggling, according to foreign governments and local media reports Wednesday, although a Philippine woman was granted a stay of execution
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks during a luncheon with Secretary of State John Kerry and Vice President Joe Biden at the State Department in Washington. Washington honors America's closest friends by inviting their leaders to address a joint meeting of Congress, but Wednesday's speech on April 29, 2015, by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will be the first by a Japanese leader.