Pope Francis leads a canonization Mass for Mother Teresa in front of 120,000 faithful in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on September 4, 2016. Mother Teresa, who devoted her life helping the poor in India, was declared a saint by Pope Francis.
Drones and their piloting enthusiasts took over the Champs-Elysees during the first annual Paris Drone Festival on September 4, 2016. The event, which featured races through an obstacle course near the Arc de Triomphe, followed an announcement by Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo that the city has established two locations where amateur drone pilots can fly their drones one Sunday each month.
From the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve celebrating its centennial to the USAF Thunderbirds passing over Three Sisters volcanic peaks, members of the military around the world faced a number of challenges in August. Here are some highlights in pictures.
Actor Mark Rylance, who stars as BFG (short for "Big Friendly Giant"), attends the Japanese premiere of his film, "The BFG," in Tokyo on August 31, 2016. The film debuts in Japanese theaters on September 17.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang escorts Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on his arrival to a welcoming ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on August 31, 2016. Trudeau is hailing a new era in economic relations with China during his first official visit to his country's key trading partner.
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