North Korean soldiers prepare to take a commemorative photograph in front of a flower exhibition featuring North Korea's late founder Kim Il Sung in Pyongyang, on the 102nd birthday of North Korean founder Kim Il Sung.
Herat, Afghanistan—Women lined up to vote in Afghanistan’s presidential election on April 5. Turnout was high—about 7 million people participated—and although some polling stations were targeted and there were a few roadside bombs, the Taliban did not wage a large attack.
Flags in front of the Central Christian Church in Killeen, Texas, on April 3, 2014, where the Fort Hood Army Base is located. Three people were killed and 16 more wounded in a mass shooting—the second on the base in 5 years.
The project ranks the 500 largest publicly-traded companies in the United States (the U.S. 500) and the 500 largest publicly-traded companies globally (the Global 500) on overall environmental performance.
Cairo-An Egyptian soldier, armed with rubber bullets, takes aim at one of the protesters demonstrating against the sentencing of 529 people to death in Minya for taking part in 2013 protests in which a police officer was killed.