CNN Site Map for Section World (Galleries) for May - 2021
- 2021-05-28Sarbjit Gill, second from right, mourns the death of his son Taptej Singh outside a Red Cross building in San Jose, California, on Wednesday, May 26. Singh, 36, was one of nine people killed Wednesday when a gunman went on a shooting rampage at a light ra
- 2021-05-26Antarctica's hostile environment makes it an incredibly challenging place for humans to work -- which is why researchers have enlisted the help of seals. Scientists from the Seal Mammal Research Unit at St Andrews University in Scotland have attached
- 2021-05-26A yacht sails past the rising moon in Sydney on Wednesday, May 26.
- 2021-05-26People attend the opening ceremony of the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.
- 2021-05-24Robots are an increasingly familiar presence in warehouses. At the south-east London warehouse run by British online supermarket Ocado, 3,000 robots fulfill shopping orders. When an order is sent to the warehouse, the bots spring to life and head towards
- 2021-05-21People hug at George Floyd Square in Minneapolis on April 20. It was after a jury found former police officer Derek Chauvin guilty of murdering Floyd.
- 2021-05-21People mourn over dead bodies at the Shifa Hospital morgue in Gaza City on Saturday, May 15. Ten members of the Abu Khatab family were killed after an Israeli airstrike destroyed a three-story house in the al-Shati refugee camp. Tensions between Israelis
- 2021-05-21Lithuania's The Roop were one of several contestants set to enter last year's contest, before the pandemic scuppered those plans. This year they're back with "Discoteque," a dance anthem that some have pegged as a dark horse for v
- 2021-05-13A fire rages in Khan Yunis, Gaza, following an Israeli airstrike on Wednesday, May 12. Tensions between Israelis and Palestinians escalated this week as Palestinian militants in Gaza fired hundreds of rockets into Israel, which in turn ramped up airstrike
- 2021-05-13What makes a commencement speech great? Wit, wisdom and a joke or two are just some of the ingredients required to keep the attention of graduates -- and hopefully inspire them for life. Scroll through to discover more about the most memorable speeches of
- 2021-05-13Muslims gather for an Eid al-Fitr prayer, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan, at the Bradford Central Mosque in Bradford, England, on Thursday, May 13.
- 2021-05-07An overpass carrying a subway train collapsed in Mexico City on Monday, May 3, killing at least 24 people and injuring more than 70, according to local government officials. Mexico's foreign minister, Marcelo Ebrard, called it "the most terrible
- 2021-05-04People work to remove debris Tuesday, May 4, after an overpass carrying a subway train collapsed in Mexico City the night before.
- 2021-05-01This food tray was used in the now-defunct Skylab, the first US space station launched by NASA in 1973. Shown in the tray are (counterclockwise from back): orange drink, strawberries, asparagus, prime rib, dinner roll and butterscotch pudding.