The day in pictures The day in pictures

A look at the day's best photographs from around the world.        

včera, 19:21
Montana tribal members, fearing water contamination, relieved as Keystone XL pipeline blocked Montana tribal members, fearing water contamination, relieved as Keystone XL pipeline blocked

President Joe Biden blocked the Keystone XL pipeline permit on his first day in office, reversing former President Trump's revival of the pipeline.        

včera, 21:03
Remains of 3 soldiers recovered after National Guard helicopter crash in New York Remains of 3 soldiers recovered after National Guard helicopter crash in New York

A New York National Guard helicopter crashed on a routine training mission Wednesday, killing three soldiers on board.        

včera, 19:17
'The brutal truth': Biden emphasizes science, unity in first briefing on national plan to tackle COVID-19 'The brutal truth': Biden emphasizes science, unity in first briefing on national plan to tackle COVID-19

President Joe Biden stressed science and unity in a COVID-19 briefing Thursday, giving Americans the "brutal truth" about challenges the nation faces.        

včera, 23:00
Facebook refers Donald Trump indefinite suspension after Capitol attack to oversight board which could overturn it Facebook refers Donald Trump indefinite suspension after Capitol attack to oversight board which could overturn it

Oversight board will review and possibly reverse Facebook's decision to block Trump's access to Facebook and Instagram following Capitol attack.       

včera, 19:48
Mega Millions' $970 million jackpot making players 'euphoric,' but your odds are ... not good Mega Millions' $970 million jackpot making players 'euphoric,' but your odds are ... not good

One in 302,575,350. That's the odds of winning the $970 million prize that is up for grabs during Friday's Mega Millions drawing.        

včera, 21:31
Takeaways from Biden's COVID-19 executive orders: Experts celebrate plan, warn 'a lot of work' is left Takeaways from Biden's COVID-19 executive orders: Experts celebrate plan, warn 'a lot of work' is left

Some priorities may be contingent on the passage of the president's $1.9 trillion relief package, others can have an immediate impact.        

včera, 23:14
Tragedy, then lawsuits: The vast legal fallout of the Kobe Bryant helicopter crash Tragedy, then lawsuits: The vast legal fallout of the Kobe Bryant helicopter crash

At least nine lawsuits have been filed including at least 35 attorneys since the helicopter crash that killed NBA legend Kobe Bryant and eight others.        

včera, 15:28
Michigan man arrested for hitting police with hockey stick during Capitol breach, FBI says Michigan man arrested for hitting police with hockey stick during Capitol breach, FBI says

The man was captured on video hitting police with a hockey stick during the Jan. 6 breach of the U.S. Capitol. He faces five federal charges        

včera, 21:52
Amazon offers to help Biden administration with COVID vaccine distribution Amazon offers to help Biden administration with COVID vaccine distribution

Amazon is offering help to President Biden with rollout of the COVID vaccine, while seeking to get employees inoculated as soon as possible.      

včera, 15:08