"Nakba" means "the day of catastrophe" in Arabic. Thousands of Palestinians gathered to remember the 63nd anniversary of the birth of the state of Israel, which left hundreds of thousands of Palestinians refugees in 1948.
Follow this ongoing collection for the best of the 64th International Cannes Film Festival, from May 11 to May 22. Day one includes photocalls for "Puss in Boots", "Puzzle of a Downfall Child", and the Woody Allen film, "Midnight in Paris"
Clashes between Muslims and Christians left Church destroyed, at least 10 people dead and 186 others wounded, in Cairo. The clashes began over an apparent relationship between a Coptic Christian woman and a Muslim man, amid reports that the woman was being held inside Virgin Mary church against her will and prevented from converting to Islam.
Animal Kingdom, making his first start on a dirt track, swept around the leaders in the final furlong of the Churchill Downs stretch and won by 2 3/4 surprising lengths. The spotlight is now on Animal Kingdom as he prepares for the next leg of his quest to become the 12th horse to sweep the Run for the Roses, the Preakness Stakes and the Belmont Stakes.
Remember when gas prices moving over $2 a gallon looked disastrous? Then $3 seemed like the limit? Now with the national average cost of a gallon of gas at $3.99, let's take a look back at some golden days of gas prices.
Supporters of a Pakistani religious group Jamaat-e-Islami held an anti-American rally in Abbottabad, Pakistan, on May 6, 2011. Osama bin Laden was killed by a U.S. special forces in a secret operation on Monday, in a house in Abbottabad.
United States President Barack Obama visits ground zero and speaks to members of the FDNY at Engine 54 Fire House which sustained the largest casualties during the September 11 attacks, losing fifteen firefighters.
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