Week in pictures: 26 April - 2 May 2014 :: News photos from the past week
I'm a gun owner and I want gun control :: Mark O'Mara says gun rights advocates can't deny America's problem with gun violence. They must allow reasonable flexibilty on Second Amendment, or will soon face over-restriction
Scenes from the field ::
A one of a kind friendship :: A two-legged chihuahua and a fluffy chicken have become best friends.
Electric cars stall in China :: The room exploded in cheers when it was announced that the Denza electric car would sell for RMB 369,000 ($59,100), at the Beijing Auto Show earlier this week.
$1,000 tip for dog's surgery :: Good people, not to mention good tippers, do exist. Christina Summitt knows that for sure now after what happened Saturday night.
YouTube turns 9, celebrate with animals! :: Watch the very first YouTube video. Jeanne Moos celebrates YouTube's birthday with some of its best animal videos.
This will make your heart stop :: Veteran BASE jumpers Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen break a world record by BASE jumping off the world's tallest building.
Baby photos of Kim Jong Un :: State media has released never before seen baby pictures of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Take a look.
How to escape a sinking ship :: CNN's Rosa Flores takes us inside a simulation of a sinking ship.
Gold found in man's stomach :: An India man's apparent attempt to evade taxes by swallowing gold did not have a glittering end. Amir Daftari reports.
Obama plays soccer with robot :: President Obama takes a moment to interact with ASIMO, a robot at Japan's Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
Vintage photos: World's Fair :: While digging through a box that belonged to his father, Robert Ondrovic uncovered a collection of vintage photos that brought him back to the 1964 World's Fair.
Andy Warhol's lost art :: The soup can looks familiar in an unfamiliar way, but the name at the bottom of the image is unmistakable: Andy Warhol.
China's half-year report card on economic reform: slow, safe and steady :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/j2zXdWXDX3Y/story01.htm
Building fire kills dozens :: CNN's Phil Black is in Odessa, where a three day mourning period was declared after 40 people died in a building fire.
Malaysia holds suspect terrorists :: Police in Malaysia are holding 11 people on suspicion of involvement in a militant group responsible for planning acts of terror, police spokesman Datin Asmawati said Sunday.
Could Vietnam have been nuked in 1954? :: Did the US offer France A-bombs to use in Vietnam?
The strange demands of life as a cheerleader :: The trials and tribulations of making it as a cheerleader
Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams urges calm after release :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RHOGC1jKY0M/story01.htm
Washington gridlock butt of Obama jokes at White House correspondents' dinner :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/EYw74UlS85c/story01.htm
Extraordinary nonsense in my inbox :: As it's bank holiday I thought I would share with you some of the most extraordinary nonsense that has turned up in my inbox, writes Anthony Reuben.
VIDEO: Chagall's granddaughter on flower power :: Floral designer Bella Meyer, the granddaughter of modernist painter Marc Chagall, talks to the BBC about her family's love affair with flowers.
SAP's Vishal Sikka steps down, two new board members named :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/r7P0O9EhDwU/story01.htm
Hollywood goes to Washington :: Politicians rub shoulders with celebrities at centenary White House Correspondents' Dinner.
How to catch a train from the sky :: To cut the real estate footprint of train stations, why not flip them on their sides?
George H.W. Bush honored for courage with 1990 tax hikes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/o9Rc1CjmZD8/story01.htm
Exclusive: Specter of SARS weighs on CDC as MERS virus lands in U.S. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Zo6i2K-7rS8/story01.htm
Can Hard Rock Cafe get its groove back? :: The Hard Rock Cafe is expanding into Asia and the Middle East, bringing the companies famed brand, food, music, hotels and casinos with it.
Greek voices: No recovery here :: The eurozone is emerging from its devastating debt crisis but life in Greece -- where the bloc's financial meltdown began -- remains a struggle for many.