If you have fried yourself, an application of aloe will help. The plant's compounds stop pain and inflammation.
Cover up: Wear a wide-brimmed hat (4 inches or more) to reduce exposure.
Sunscreen: Choose a sunscreen with a sun protection factor (SPF) of at least 15. It takes about 1 fluid ounce to cover an adult's body.
A silvery marmoset monkey is shown in this photo released by the Drusillas Park Zoo in east Sussex, England. A family of silvery marmosets and a pair of Geoffrey marmosets were stolen from the zoo over the weekend.
A Geoffrey Marmoset monkey is shown in this photo released by the Drusillas Park Zoo in east Sussex, England. A family of silvery marmosets and a pair of Geoffrey marmosets were stolen from the zoo over the weekend.
A tourist walks by displays of models of North Korea's Scud-B missile, center, and other missiles at the Korean War Memorial Museum in Seoul, South Korea. Opponents of a possible North Korean long-range missile test on Monday stepped up a diplomatic drive to stop the launch, issuing a barrage of warnings to the reclusive nation and threatening retaliation if it goes ahead.
Flags fly in the front yard of missing Army Pfc. Thomas Lowell Tucker's home in Madras, Ore. Tucker is one of two U.S. soldiers missing in Iraq. On Monday, some 8,000 Iraqi and U.S. troops were conducting a massive search south of Baghdad.
A stalled vehicle sits in high water along Interstate 45 in Houston. Torrential downpours created a nightmare commute for Houston-area residents on Monday, flooding some major traffic arteries.
The Brin's Fire burns near Sedona, Ariz. Authorities on Monday evacuated five subdivisions in Sedona and also about 400 homes and businesses in nearby Oak Creek Canyon. The Brin's fire has burned more than 1,100 acres so far.
Mark Zwahl and others visited the sloping farm of Margarita Lucia DÃ®az de LÃ³pez, whose 14-bag entry earned an average score of 84.83, good enough to earn the last of 23 "Cup of Excellence" awards presented.
Mark Zwahl, owner of Z's Divine Espresso Inc. in Lawrence, judges entries in the Cup of Excellence coffee contest last month in San Salvador, El Salvador.
Coach of the year ¢ Mike Spielman ¢ Baldwin
Trey Watts ¢ Sr.¢ Ottawa ¢ 200
Clocked 22.68 seconds in Class 5A state preliminaries
Jack Sachse ¢ Sr. Ottawa ¢ 800
Won Class 5A state title in 1 minute, 57.11 seconds
Josh Phillips ¢ Sr. ¢ Wellsville ¢ Pole vault
Finished fifth at Class 3A state meet with vault of 13 feet, 0 inches
Aaron Mills ¢ Jr. ¢ Baldwin ¢ Long jump
Won Class 4A state title with leap of 22 feet, 83â4 inches
Travis Messer ¢ Sr. ¢ Wellsville ¢ High jump
Finished seventh at Class 3A state meet with leap of 6 feet, 0 inches
Darius Johnson ¢ Jr. ¢ Ottawa ¢ 400
Finished fourth at Class 5A state meet in 50.02 seconds
Jeff Hughes ¢ Jr. ¢ Tonganoxie ¢ Triple jump
Finished 11th at Class 4A state meet with leap of 41 feet, 71â2 inches
James Hightree ¢ Sr.¢ Baldwin ¢ Discus
Finished ninth at Class 4A state meet with throw of 145 feet, 0 inches
Aaron Hannon ¢ Sr. ¢ Baldwin ¢ 300 hurdles
Won Class 4A state title in 39.40 seconds
Travis Guthrie ¢ Jr. ¢ Tonganoxie ¢ Javelin
Finished eighth at Class 4A state meet with throw of 167 feet, 4 inches
Kent Fleming ¢ Sr. ¢ Tonganoxie ¢ Shot put
Finished ninth at Class 4A state meet with throw of 48 feet, 11 inches
Aaron Douglas ¢ Sr.¢ Ottawa ¢ 110 hurdles
Finished second at Class 5A state meet in 14.92 seconds
Keith Cowart ¢ Sr. ¢ Baldwin ¢ 1,600
Finished sixth at Class 4A state meet in 4 minutes, 41.31 seconds
Cody Burns ¢ Jr.Eudora ¢ 3,200
Finished 10th at Class 4A state meet in 10 minutes, 36.95 seconds
Athlete of the year ¢ Justin Woods ¢ Mill Valley ¢ Jr. ¢ 100 meters
Oregon State players, from left, Shea McFeely, Bill Rowe, Chris Kunda and Darwin Barney, exchange high-fives after beating Georgia, 5-3. The Beavers won Monday in Omaha, Neb.
New York Yankees pitcher Randy Johnson throws against the Philadelphia Phillies in the first inning. Johnson looked sharp, but the Phillies won, 4-2, Monday in Philadelphia.
The Carolina Hurricanes celebrate with the Stanley Cup after defeating the Edmonton Oilers, 3-1, in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup finals. The Hurricanes won the Cup with Monday night's victory in Raleigh, N.C.
A new advertising campaign for Kansas shows the best of both worlds, as a woman employs the technology of computers in the rustic setting of a quiet farm. The new ad will run nearly 1,000 times in the next couple of weeks on a giant screen in New York's Times Square.
Anita Britten, right, plays with her niece Amber Britten, 3, at her home in Lithonia, Ga. As more hybrid adjustable rate mortgages, or ARMs, adjust upward and housing prices begin to dip, many Americans can't refinance out of the this riskier type of loan and face the risk of foreclosure.
New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin hugs Monalisa Hunter at the conclusion of a news conference at the City Council Chambers in New Orleans. Nagin asked the governor Monday to send National Guard troops to patrol his city after a violent weekend in which five teenagers were shot to death and a man was fatally stabbed in an argument over beer. Hunter lost two sons Arsenio Hunter, 16, and Marquis Hunter, 19, in the shooting. Joining Hunter and Nagin was Barbara Lacen Keller, Arsenio Hunter's godmother.
Maria Altmann, center, chats with Michael Govan, left, director of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and her attorney E. Randol Schoenberg in front of a Gustav Klimt painting of Altmann's aunt titled "Adele Bloch-Bauer I," at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in this April 4 file photo. The painting, looted from Altmann's family in 1938 by the Nazis, was sold to the Neue Galerie in New York for a record-setting amount.
Nearly 40 planes in the world's only all-women piloted transcontinental air race are scheduled to stop in Lawrence on Wednesday and Thursday. Pilots in the race, including, from left, Marge Thayer, Ruby Sheldon, Helen Beulen and Judy Yerian will be flying from Mesa, Ariz., to Menominee, Mich.
Avary Lynn Ward, 10 months, enjoys the pretty flowers on Easter Sunday. She is the daughter of Raymond and Jocelyn Ward, Tonganoxie. Dot Ward, Avary's great-grandmother, Tonganoxie, submitted the picture.