Cyclists take cover from the rain Tuesday in public phone booths in Rio Branco, Brazil.
Easton Weems, 8, grandson of Coleen and Sam Lewis, gets his picture taken with his favorite player, No. 14 Tyrel Reed (from Burlington), at a recent basketball banquet. Easton, who was born in Burlington, is the son of Mark and Tamra Weems, Ozawkie. Coleen Lewis, Lawrence, submitted the picture.
Floyd William Grant Sr.
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is sworn in by Tim Saunders, Executive Clerk of the White House, as President Barack Obama holds the Bible on Tuesday in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington.
Sen. Arlen Specter, D-Pa., speaks at a news conference on Tuesday, April 28, 2009, in Washington. Specter switched parties with a suddenness that stunned the Senate, a moderate's defection that left Democrats one seat shy of a 60-vote filibuster-resistant majority and many of President Barack Obama's key legislative priorities on the horizon.
Waterville, Maine High School seniors, from left, Lana Morgan, Julie Bradford and Lizzy Kowalik, shop for dresses Thursday at Angelique’s in Saugus, Mass., for their upcoming prom in May.