Pallbearers carry the casket of legendary golfer Sam Snead. The
memorial service was held Sunday at St. Luke's Episcopal Church in
Hot Springs, Va. Snead died Thursday at the age of 89.
Robby Gordon's car is pushed back toward his pit as crew members
and firefighters work to extinguish a fire during the Indianapolis
500. The vent hose from his fuel tank got tangled in the car,
igniting a huge fire in the pit Sunday in Indianapolis.
Arizona's Randy Johnson delivers a pitch against Los Angeles.
Johnson passed Walter Johnson for eighth place on the career
strikeout list Sunday at Phoenix.
Texas' Ryan Hubele (39) beats the tag by Nebraska catcher John
Grose to score the go-ahead run in the 10th inning. The Longhorns
won the Big 12 championship, 9-6, Sunday in Arlington, Texas.
New York's Jason Giambi, right, celebrates his two-run homer with
teammate Jorge Posada. The Yankees hit six homers in their 14-5
victory Sunday at Boston.
Kansas City's Joe Randa (16) is mobbed by teammates at the plate
after hitting a game-winning home run in the bottom of the ninth
inning. The Royals won the first game of Sunday's doubleheader,
7-5, and completed the sweep with a 9-8 victory in the nightcap in
Kansas City, Mo.
Ward Burton's car leaves a trail of sparks after a crash in turn
one during the Coca-Cola 600 race. Burton finished 42nd after the
accident ended his day Sunday at Lowe's Motor Speedway in Concord,
Winner Helio Castroneves celebrates his second consecutive
Indianapolis 500 victory after winning Sunday's race.
Indianapolis 500 champion Helio Castroneves pours two bottles of
milk onto his head. He won his second consecutive Indy 500 on
Sunday in Indianapolis.
Brazil's Helio Castroneves crosses the finish line to win the 86th
running of the Indianapolis 500. Castroneves became the first
driver to win consecutive Indy 500s since Al Unser Sr. won in 1970
and '71 Sunday in Indianapolis.
Sacramento's Chris Webber, left, protects the ball while being
guarded by Robert Horry of Los Angeles. The Lakers rallied to
defeated Sacramento, 100-99, Sunday at Los Angeles and tied the
Western Conference finals 2-2. Horry hit the game-winning basket.
Dan Nagengast, spokesman for Rolling Prairie Farmers Alliance,
picks beets from one of his hothouses. Nine farmers maintain a
cooperative that sells fruits and vegetables in Lawrence, Shawnee
and Kansas City, Kan.
Ralph King Jr. likes to visit the secluded Kennedy family cemetery
on his property in rural Douglas County. Private family cemeteries
aren't likely to draw many for Memorial Day ceremonies today, but
the Douglas County Genealogical Society has information about where
some can be located.
This photograph from the Pakistan Defense Ministry shows a new
version of the Ghauri missile. Pakistan tested the missile, which
has a range of 900 miles and can carry nuclear warheads, on
Saturday. A short-range missile was tested Sunday.
Jonathan Taylor plays "Taps," the traditional last salute for a
military veteran, at his home in Roanoke, Tex. Taylor is a member
of Bugles Across America, created a year ago by an Illinois state
lottery worker who wanted to connect musicians with families who
need them for military funerals.
The sculpture of the Dr. Seuss character Horton The Elephant is
part of the Dr. Seuss National Memorial outside the Springfield,
French Director Roman Polanski reacts as he is awarded the Palme
d'Or for the film "The Pianist" during the awards ceremony of the
55th Film Festival in Cannes, France. The Palme d'Or is the
festival's top prize.
This is an undated illustration of President George Washington from
the Library of Congress. The History Channel's miniseries "Founding
Brothers" explores the post-Revolutionary era. The four-hour,
two-part documentary airs today and Tuesday.
Aryenish Birdie, 16, Lawrence, of Animal Outreach uses signs to
protest at the Circus Page event Sunday at the Douglas County 4-H
Fairgrounds. Circus employees block the view of a video showing
circus animals being trained.
Parts of the collapsed Interstate 40 bridge over the Arkansas River
sit atop a barge near Webbers Falls, Okla. The barge knocked out a
500-foot section of the bridge, sending at least a dozen vehicles
plunging into the water with several people trapped inside,
Launching their mortarboards, Lawrence High School graduates,
above, and Free State High School, bottom, students signal the end
of commencement ceremonies Sunday afternoon in Memorial Stadium at
Lawrence High School's Class of 2002 sings the school song as the
newly "emancipated" graduates celebrate the end of their high
school careers. Commencement ceremonies were Sunday afternoon at
Kansas University's Memorial Stadium.