Usain Bolt of Jamaica looks at Andre De Grasse of Canada as they compete in the Men's 100-meter Semifinals in the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on August 14.
A child attends the 'Children Becoming Buddhist Monks' ceremony before Buddha's birthday at a Chogye temple on May 2 in Seoul, South Korea. Children have their hair shaved and stay at the temple to learn about Buddhism for 14 days.
A police car burns during clashes while police gather to denounce the almost daily violent clashes at protests against a labor reform in Paris, France, on Wednesday, May 18. Several hundred counter demonstrators came chanting slogans like “everybody hates the police” and pushing up against officers until eventually the police deployed dispersal spray.
Models prepare backstage during the Di$count Universe show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia at Carriageworks on May 18, in Sydney, New South Wales.
New York City and surrounding area, viewed from orbit aboard the International Space Station on May 18
Orange County Sheriff's deputies arrest a protester near the Anaheim Convention Center on Wednesday, May 25, in Anaheim, California. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump held a rally at the convention center.
Horses look out a window of their stable near the village of Pontoiraklia, Greece, on May 27.
Armed men in uniform, identified by Syrian Democratic forces as U.S. special operations forces, ride in a pickup truck in the village of Fatisah, in the northern Syrian province of Raqa, on May 25. U.S.-backed Syrian fighters and Iraqi forces were pressing twin assaults against ISIS in two ground offensives against the jihadists.
A man runs from the scene of a terror attack at the Ambassador Hotel, after a car bomb exploded on June 1 at a top Mogadishu hotel that houses several MPs, killing several people, and followed by a gun battle. Somalia's Al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabaab group was chased out of the capital Mogadishu in 2011 but remains a dangerous threat in both Somalia and neighboring Kenya, where it carries out frequent attacks
People hold candles during an evening memorial service for the victims of the Pulse Nightclub shooting, at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, June 13, 2016, in Orlando, Florida. The shooting at Pulse Nightclub, which killed 49 people and injured 53, was the worst mass-shooting event in American history
Protesters against Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump chase a man leaving a Trump campaign rally on Thursday, June 2, in San Jose, California, A group of protesters attacked Trump supporters who were leaving the presidential candidate's rally in San Jose. A dozen or more people were punched, at least one person was pelted with an egg, and Trump hats grabbed from supporters were set on fire on the ground.
A member of the Queen's Guard collapses during the Trooping the Colour, this year marking the Queen's 90th birthday at The Mall on June 11 in London, England.
LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers celebrates during the Cavaliers 2016 championship victory parade and rally on June 22 in Cleveland, Ohio.
Fishermen use a fire to attract fish on a traditional “sulfuric fire fishing" boat in New Taipei City, Taiwan, on June 19.
Smoke from wildfires burning in Angeles National Forest fills the sky behind the Los Angeles skyline on June 20. The wildfires several miles apart devoured hundreds of acres of brush on steep slopes above foothill suburbs in Southern California as an intensifying heat wave stretching from the West Coast to New Mexico blistered the region with triple-digit temperatures.
An emu runs to escape an approaching wildfire as it burns near Potrero, California, on June 20.
Leader of the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) Nigel Farage reacts at the Leave.EU referendum party at Millbank Tower in central London on June 24, as results indicated that it looked likely the U.K. would vote to leave the European Union. When the final count was announced, 52 percent voted for the "Brexit," voicing their opinion that Britain should exit the EU.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks at the New York Police Department 2016 graduation class at Madison Square Garden on July 1.
Asal Ahmed, 4, is carried by her father at the scene of a massive suicide truck bomb attack in Karada, Iraq, on July 9. Asal and her mother were badly burned as they shopped for the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr. Iraq’s deadliest single bombing in 13 years of war turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country’s prime minister and Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city’s most diverse and prosperous area.
A man protesting the shooting death of Alton Sterling is detained by law enforcement near the headquarters of the Baton Rouge Police Department in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on July 9.
Maja, a 40-year-old elephant, extends her trunk into a bakery as a customer buys a newspaper. Maja took a stroll through the neighborhood with her minders from a nearby circus in Berlin, Germany, on July 1
Soldiers involved in a coup attempt surrender on Bosphorus bridge in Istanbul, Turkey, on July 16. Istanbul's bridges across the Bosphorus were closed to traffic. The unsuccessful coup attempt left more than 300 dead and led to tens of thousands of arrests and, later, mass firings of educators and other government employees during a months-long state of emergency.
Solar Impulse 2, the solar-powered plane piloted by Swiss pioneer Andre Borschberg, is seen during a flight over the pyramids prior to landing in Cairo, Egypt, on July 13. The 16th leg of the round-the-world-trip from Seville, in Spain, covered a distance of 3,700 kilometers and took almost 49 hours
In this photo taken on July 19, inmates sleep on the ground of an open basketball court inside the Quezon City jail at night in Manila. There are 3,800 inmates at the jail, which was built six decades ago to house 800, and they engage in a relentless contest for space. Men take turns to sleep on the cracked cement floor of an open-air basketball court, the steps of staircases, underneath beds and hammocks made out of old blankets.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump delivers a speech during the evening session on the fourth day of the Republican National Convention on July 21 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. An estimated 50,000 people attended, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media.
Khizr Khan, whose son, Humayun S. M. Khan was one of 14 American Muslims who died serving in the U.S. Army in the 10 years after the 9/11 attacks, offers to loan his copy of the Constitution to Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump, as he speaks while his wife, Ghazala Khan, looks on during the last night of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on July 28.
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton hugs U.S. President Barack Obama as she arrives onstage at the end of his speech on the third night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on July 27
A fighter of Libyan forces allied with the U.N.-backed government fires a shell with Soviet made T-55 tank at ISIS fighters in Sirte, Libya, on August 2.
Fabio Basile of Italy celebrates after winning the Gold Medal in Men's 66 kilogram Judo during the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics in Carioca Arena on August 7.
Bahamas' Shaunae Miller falls over the finish line to win gold ahead of United States' Allyson Felix, right, in the women's 400-meter final during the track and field competitions of the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Olympic stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on August 15.
Serbia's team celebrates during their women's preliminary volleyball match against the Netherlands at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, on August 14.
A still image taken on August 18 from a video posted on social media said to be shot in Aleppo, Syria, on August 17 shows a boy with a bloodied face sitting in an ambulance after an airstrike. The image of the boy—later identified as five-year-old Omran Daqneesh—went viral, and was denounced as a forgery by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad.
Congolese soldiers arrest a civilian protesting against the government's failure to stop the killings and inter-ethnic tensions in the town of Butembo, in North Kivu province, Democratic Republic of Congo, on August 24.
Firefighters continue removing rubble near the bell tower in Amatrice, central Italy on August 30, 2016. Italy was struck by a powerful, 6.2-magnitude earthquake in the night of August 24, which killed nearly 300 people and devastated dozens of houses in the Lazio villages of Pescara del Tronto, Accumoli and Amatrice.
Students wave the Malaysian flag during the 59th National Day celebrations at the Independence Square in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on August 31.