26 May More than 300 artists perform during the Fire Fest in Kiev, Ukraine, as they attempt to set a new record for The Guinness Book of World Records for the most people to perform with fire at the same time.
A young Shiite Muslim boy hits his chest himself as Muslim men also hit themselves during a Muharram procession ahead Ashura, Yangon, Myanmar.
Pictures of the Week: November 29 - December 6
An Ultra-Orthodox Jewish man prays and lights candles with his family on the fifth night of the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah, the festival of lights, at the ultra-Orthodox neighborhood of Mea Sheaarim in Jerusalem.
“Migrant Mother,” Dorothea Lange, 1936 For many, Florence Owens Thompson is the face of the Great Depression, thanks to legendary photographer Dorothea Lange. Lange made this photograph while visiting a camp in California in February With this.
presidential debate in Denver and a ferry disaster in Hong Kong to Europe's unbelievable Ryder Cup comeback in Illinois and a tiger cub at the Shanghai Zoo, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.