Week in pictures: 26 April - 2 May 2014 :: News photos from the past week
Scenes from the field ::
UPDATE 1-Families of S.Korea ferry dead march on presidential palace - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNFaAcK5NhrHKgO9sT8RhiWmd2m61w&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR778497377319&ei=jQpsU4j9DaWDzAPP-QE&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/05/08/southkorea-ferry-idUSL3N0NU6Q020140508
Ukraine Renews Dialogue Offer as Russia Holds Army Drills - Bloomberg :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNETErD68AOyHVJSXP_8hEEn_7dcQQ&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR778496335592&ei=jQpsU4j9DaWDzAPP-QE&url=http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-05-08/ukraine-renews-dialogue-offer-as-russia-holds-army-drills.html
Family 'shot' in burned Florida home :: Police have said four people found dead in a burned home in Florida were shot with a firearm registered to the father of the family that rented the home.
Jennifer Lawrence on fame, love and Oscars :: Jennifer Lawrence explains why she keeps tripping up at the Oscars.
VIDEO: 'I ran and ran to escape kidnappers' :: The abduction of more than 200 Nigerian girls by Boko Haram could be a turning point in the battle against Islamist militants, Nigeria's leader has said.
Thailand's deposed premier Yingluck faces politics ban - Daily Times :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNFU2N7TVUtCGgOovlGgxeS1TIz6xQ&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR778496670437&ei=jQpsU4j9DaWDzAPP-QE&url=http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/foreign/09-May-2014/thailand-s-deposed-premier-yingluck-faces-politics-ban
'50 troops killed' by bomb at Aleppo hotel - The Times (subscription) :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNEwUBs4GTr4hfUt2AthepX0oYtQKg&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR778497329007&ei=jQpsU4j9DaWDzAPP-QE&url=http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/news/world/middleeast/article4084120.ece
Desperate search on for 87-year-old Georgia woman after husband found ... - New York Daily News :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNHM9Rxh_h-O97XlQqULGbrg3HNiiA&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR778496282238&ei=jQpsU4j9DaWDzAPP-QE&url=http://www.nydailynews.com/news/crime/ga-woman-87-missing-husband-88-found-beheaded-rural-home-police-article-1.1785071
Detectives: 4 found dead in Florida home were shot :: TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- A man, his wife and their two teenage children were shot before the million-dollar home they were renting burned down in what investigators called arson, a fire perhaps exacerbated by fireworks and gasoline, authorities said Thursday....
World Cup hit by new stadium death :: A worker is electrocuted at a stadium in western Brazil, the ninth to die during the building of the 12 World Cup arenas.
How to Help in Effort to Bring Back Kidnapped Nigerian Girls - ABC News :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNGTRfcNITDh92VvT91K1LQQHgoU-Q&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR778495137142&ei=jQpsU4j9DaWDzAPP-QE&url=http://abcnews.go.com/US/people-world-kidnapped-nigerian-girls/story?id%3D23623297
House votes to create new Benghazi investigation :: WASHINGTON (AP) -- The House has voted to establish a new investigation of the deadly assault in Benghazi, Libya, with Republicans vowing to dig deeper in a search for truth....
'Officer injured' in Nigeria gunfight :: Nigerian police say an officer was wounded in the neck during a gunfight with suspected Boko Haram militants near where 276 schoolgirls were abducted.
A one of a kind friendship :: A two-legged chihuahua and a fluffy chicken have become best friends.
$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.
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.
The world's top furniture fair :: This year around 300,000 visitors are expected to attend the Milan's Salone del Mobile, the world's largest and most important furniture fair.
How to buy a great watch :: In recent days the good and the great of the watch and jewelry industry have descended on Basel, Switzerland for Baselworld 2014—the biggest and most ballyhooed event on the industry calendar. Running until April 3, the fair is expected to attract more than 150,000 visitors, who will ogle at the latest gadgets and admire glittering new designs.
Enter into Congo's cult of elegance :: Known as "Sapeurs," these dapper dressers are part of a Congolese subculture devoted to the cult of style.
China protects against poaching :: Curbing China's appetite for wild game is just the beginning of the war against illegal poaching, say conservationists.
Latin America & Caribbean - Part 2 :: Queen's Baton Relay reaches Latin America and the Caribbean
Large church demolished in China :: A massive church was razed to the ground this week in Wenzhou, a coastal Chinese city nicknamed the "Jerusalem of the East" for its large Christian population.
In pictures: US flooding and storms :: Major storm systems hit the eastern half of the US
Yellen cites housing, geopolitical tensions as economic risks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gtwFHlMSHtU/story01.htm
Tech firms write to U.S. FCC to oppose 'net neutrality' plan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/-TBhq9wfR1I/story01.htm
South China Sea tensions rise as Vietnam says China rammed ships :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/JXnWO24fJIU/story01.htm
South China Sea tensions rise as Vietnam says China rammed ships :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8Nar5anrfec/story01.htm