Saturday, May 27, 2017

Poland protest

Demonstrators hold puppets featuring images of leader of Law and Justice party Jaroslaw Kaczynski, top, Prime minister Beata Szydlo, left and President Andrzej Duda during the Freedom March in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, May 6, 2017. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)

Venezuela protest

Anti-government protesters raise their hands during a women march against repression and calling on President Nicolas Maduro to step down in Caracas, Venezuela, Saturday, May 6, 2017. Weeks of violent protests asking for Maduro's ouster have lefts dozens of people dead. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)

Gatineau flooding

Floodwaters are nearly level with sandbags outside an apartment building in Gatineau, Que., as rising river levels and heavy rains continue to cause flooding, on Saturday, May 6, 2017. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP)

Venezuela protest — Death toll rises to 27

Venezuelan security forces fired scores of tear gas volleys and turned water cannons on rock-throwing protesters on a bridge in Caracas on Wednesday as the death toll from this month's anti-government unrest hit at least 27. The state prosecutor's office said 22-year-old Christian Ochoa became the latest fatality, dying on Tuesday night after receiving various gunshot wounds at a protest...

Venezuela protest continues

Protesters seized control of the main highway through Venezuela’s capital again Wednesday, but their march toward government buildings downtown was pushed back by police water cannons and a barrage of tear gas. Although the standoff has played out the same way several times this month, opponents of President Nicolás Maduro insist they will continue to pressure his government through near-daily...

Serbia protest

A protestor holds a blue smoke bomb during a protest in front of the government building, in Belgrade, Serbia, Tuesday, April 25, 2017. Several thousand people have rallied in the Serbian capital, Belgrade, one year after a mysterious demolition in an area marked for a United Arab Emirates-financed real estate project. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

Germany weather

The tables and benches of a restaurant are covered with snow on the Auerberg mountain near Stoetten, Germany, Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Weather forecasts predict changeable weather with low temperatures for most parts of Germany. (Karl-Josef Hildenbrand/dpa via AP)

Brazil protest

Police officers attempt to break into the Brazilian National Congress during a protest by police officers from several Brazilian states against pension reforms proposed by Brazil's President Michel Temer's government that would end the special pension retirement of police officers, in Brasilia, Brazil, Tuesday, April 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)

Bosnia snow spring

Cars are driven through snow near Sarajevo, Bosnia on Tuesday, April. 18, 2017. The country and region was bracing itself for a spell of extremely frigid weather with snow and temperature below zero. (AP Photos/Amel Emric)

Iran floods

In this picture released by Islamic Republic News Agency, IRNA, villagers weep while some members of their family missing after flash floods triggered by heavy rains in Chenar village near city of Ajabshir in northwestern Iran, Saturday, April 15, 2017. The death toll in flash floods in Iran's northwestern province of eastern Azarbaijan jumped to 30 as rescue teams continue...