President Trump Departs White House For First Overseas Trip
WASHINGTON, DC – MAY 19: U.S. President Donald Trump (L) and first lady Melania Trump (R) come out from the Oval Office prior to their departure from the White House May 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. President Trump is traveling for his first foreign trip since the beginning of his presidency. This is a 9-day trip focusing on diplomatic relations and President Trump will be visiting Saudi Arabia, Israel, the Vatican, as well as attending a NATO summit in Brussels, Belgium and a G7 summit in Taormina, Italy.
Vehicle plows into several pedestrians in Times Square of NY
NEW YORK, USA – MAY 18: Flames and smoke rises from a wrecked vehicle after it plowed into pedestrians on a busy sidewalk on the corner of West 45th St. and Broadway at Times Square, New York, NY United States on May 18, 2017. Multiple pedestrians were struck Thursday by a speeding vehicle in the heart of New York City, according to reports. At least 1 people dead and 19 others wounded.
Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein Briefs House Of Representatives On Comey Firing
WASHINGTON, DC – MAY 19: Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein (R) leaves the U.S. Capitol following a closed-door briefing with members of the House of Representatives May 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Rosenstein met with senators a day earlier and was questioned about his role in the firing of former FBI Director James Comey and his appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller as a special counsel to investigate Russian meddling in the 2106 presidential election.
Sri Lanka 7-story Building Collapse
Sri Lankan firemen and rescue workers look for survivors after a seven-story building collapsed during construction in Colombo on May 18, 2017.
A multi-storey wedding venue collapsed May 18 during construction in Sri Lanka, injuring at least 20 workers and leaving three others missing, police and hospital officials said. Laborers were working on the roof of the grand seven-floored structure in Colombo when it came crashing down, pinning tradesmen beneath falling slabs of concrete.
Heavy Rains Cause Severe Flooding in Colombia
A man wades at his flooded house in Cali, Colombia, on May 16, 2017, after heavy rains caused the overflowing of the Cauca river.
Colombia remains on ‘alert’ due to heavy rains which, since March, have left 389 people killed, some 23.000 families and over a third of the country affected.
North Korea Test Launches Ballistic Missile
This picture taken on May 14, 2017 and released from North Korea’s official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on May 15 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (C) reacting during a test launch of a ground-to-ground medium long-range strategic ballistic rocket Hwasong-12 at an undisclosed location.