A collection of historic postage stamps issued when Hawaii was a kingdom is expected to fetch at least US$2 million at auction.
Campaigners for a minimum income in Switzerland set a Guinness Record for the world's largest poster on Saturday, as they sought support for the controversial proposal ahead of a referendum next month.
It is my first trip to Japan and my friends are eager to make it count.
An Egyptian pigeon fancier reaches for his bird, which is in the process of braking mid-air with its tail feathers extended in the Darb Shulan district of Cairo, Egypt, on Friday, May 13.
Shaven-headed boys who entered a temple together to have an experience of monks' life for two weeks attend a special service to celebrate the birthday of Buddha at the Chogye Temple in Seoul, Saturday, May 14.
Tracks and betting shops overflow twice a week in Hong Kong thanks to the city's enduring horse racing tradition -- with crowds of tourists and expats going along for the ride.
She's sculpted the bodies of Gwyneth Paltrow and Jennifer Lopez and runs a multimillion-dollar fitness empire with 218,000 Instagram followers, but Tracy Anderson is tired of talking about how to achieve the perfect celebrity body.
Everyone has a relative like Sam Drake -- that seedy brother (or uncle, or in-law) who shows up every now and then with a bottle of bourbon, a pack of cigarettes and a fresh neck tattoo. You love the guy, but you know his appearance means there's trouble ahead.
Dancers perform near the sculpture "Umbrellas" by Greek artist Georgios Zongolopoulos during International Dance Day, in Thessaloniki, Greece on Wednesday, May 11.
Novice Buddhist nuns stand in front of a house to collect alms in Yangon, Myanmar, Thursday, May 12.