The 10 most inspiring photos of the day.
A young spectator uses an American flag to shield her eyes during a Memorial Day wreath-laying at the Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park on New York's Roosevelt Island, Monday.
Rows of US flags frame the moon above the Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, in Wrightstown, N.J., Sunday.
A child makes his way through a maze of cardboard boxes at a park in Tokyo, Sunday.
Southmoore High School senior Jake Spradling hugs a classmate just before their commencement ceremony in Oklahoma City Saturday, five days after a tornado destroyed a large swath of their attendance area in Moore, Okla. Spradling's home was among those destroyed when the huge tornado roared through their Oklahoma City suburb, flattening a wide swath of homes and businesses.
A girl pets a horse during a celebration of St. Peterburg's 310th anniversary in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Monday.
Trinity Wheeler, age 3, holds on to her grandfather during a memorial service for fallen veterans at the Shenandoah VFW on Saturday, in Shenandoah, Va.
Joe Briseno, of Springfield, Ill., leads a group of the approximately 35 runners from the 2013 Boston Marathon who were unable to finish the race due to the tragic bombings. They crossed the finish line at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway before the start of the 97th 'Indy 500' auto race.
Japanese climber Yuichiro Miura, 80, in red, became the oldest conqueror of Mount Everest on Thursday. Here, he takes a tea break at Lukla airport with his son Gota, in blue, while returning from Camp 2 to Katmandu by helicopter, Sunday.
An Indian child plays in water to cool off, at a water theme park, during a hot summer afternoon in Hyderabad, India.
A troop of Dark Age cavalry stunt performers in action at Traquair to promote The Hidden History of the Scottish Borders, an archaeology project looking at the Dark Ages in the Scottish Borders, during a performance.