Maria Campanella wears a hat representing US Airways Flight 1549, during the Easter Parade on Sunday in New York. The plane crash-landed safely in the Hudson River in January.
A man rides his bicycle along the Malecon in Havana in this photo from Tuesday, April 9, 2009. A push in Congress to do away with U.S. travel bans on Cuba could set off a flood of American visitors to the long-forbidden island. Despite the global economic downturn, international visitor rates have increased 4.5 percent through February as compared to the first two months of 2008.
Jennifer Juarez, left, of Snacks on Racks, based in Parkville, Mo., and Debbie Miers, director of Food and Nutrition at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, talk about the new water cartons that will be available at LMH later this week. The boxes will replace plastic water bottles.
As the last light of day fades, Sidney Davis (from left), Laura Holt and Amber Remboldt fill the water container for their troop. Hidden Valley Girl Scout Camp celebrated the 50th anniversary of its cabin in 2009.
Maersk-Alabama Capt. Richard Phillips, right, is welcomed by Cmdr. Frank Castellano, executive officer of the USS Bainbridge, after being rescued by U.S. naval forces off the coast of Somalia.
Wearing Marian Anderson’s gown, Denyce Graves performs Sunday at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington during a concert to commemorate Anderson’s performance at the memorial 70 years ago.
Karen Wray strolls and shops along Massachusetts Street with her son Cooper in spite of her allergies, which have been exceptionally bothersome this year. Tree pollen became a problem for some allergy sufferers in February this year.
Kansas University’s Robby Price gets a tag down on an Oklahoma State base-runner for an out at second base. KU beat OSU, 4-3 in 10 innings, Sunday at Hoglund Ballpark.
Angel Cabrera celebrates after winning the Masters golf tournament in a sudden-death playoff. Cabrera won his second major Sunday in Augusta, Ga.
Kansas City Royals' Brayan Pena (3) is greeted at the dugout after scoring the go-ahead run during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, April 12, 2009. The Royals beat the Yankees 6-4.
In this undated photo released by the White House, the Obama family’s new dog, Bo, a 6-month-old Portuguese water dog, is shown at the White House in Washington.