A look at the best news photos from around the world.
The Atmospheric Imaging Assembly (AIA) instrument aboard NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) images the solar atmosphere in multiple wavelengths to link changes in the surface to interior changes. The magnetic field can be readily visualized through the bright, thin strands that are called "coronal loops".
Vickie Hunt sits next to the grave of her late husband, Vietnam veteran Cpl. Timothy Hunt, at Georgia National Cemetery on Memorial Day in Canton, Georgia, USA.
Men wearing traditional firefighter costumes perform acrobatic stunts atop a bamboo ladder following a memorial service for firefighters at Sensoji temple in Tokyo's downtown of Asakusa, Japan.
Hundreds of students of the school of nursing take part in an open-air examination at a playground of an vocational college in Baoji, Shaanxi province, China.