The Cavaliers defeated the Bulls 94-73 during game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the NBA Playoffs at the United Center on May 14, 2015 in Chicago. The Cleveland team won the series 4-2 and advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals.
At least six people were killed and over 140 people hurt after an Amtrak train, carrying 238 passengers and five crew members derailed and rolled onto its side in the Port Richmond section of Philadelphia on May 12.
President Obama welcomes Abdul Latif Bin Rashid Al-Zayani of Bahraini, Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council, to the Gulf Cooperation Council summit dinner at the White House on May 13, 2015 in Washington, D.C.
Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef, Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, and the Saudi Arabian Ambassador to the U.S. H.E. Adel A. Al-Jubeir arrive at the White House for a meeting with President Barack Obama, on May 13, 2015 in Washington, D.C.
With the end of Downton Abbey looming, here's a photo gallery featuring the period drama's stars out of their upstairs/downstairs getups. After six seasons, the show will air its final episode, a Christmas Special, on Dec. 25, 2015.
President Barack Obama participates in a discussion on overcoming poverty with Robert Putnam, professor of public policy at the Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government and Arthur Brooks, president of the American Enterprise Institute at the Catholic-Evangelical Leadership Summit, at Georgetown University on May 12, 2015 in Washington, D.C.
The Grateful Dead, Hockey Hall of Fame goaltender Eddie Giacomin of the Rangers, Basketball Hall of Fame forward Harry Gallatin of the Knicks and award-winning photographer George Kalinsky were inducted into the Madison Square Garden 2015 Walk Of Fame on May 11, 2015.
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