Migrants, Times Square, Always Dreaming & more — it happened today: May 18 in pictures

Migrants wait to be rescued from a small wooden boat off the coast of Lampedusa, Italy; a car rests on a security barrier in New York’s Times Square after driving through a crowd of pedestrians, killing one person and injuring at least a dozen; Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming is washed after a workout at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. These are some of the photos of the day. (AP/EPA/Getty/Reuters)

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Migrants, Times Square, Always Dreaming & more — it happened today: May 18 in pictures

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Woman walks next to Moscow’s city skyscrapers

A woman walks along a fence next to Moscow’s skyscrapers during sunset in Moscow, May 18, 2017. (Photo: Alexander Zemlianichenko/AP)

A car rests on a security barrier in New York’s Times Square

A car rests on a security barrier in New York’s Times Square after driving through a crowd of pedestrians, killing one person and injuring at least a dozen, May 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer/AP)

Always Dreaming is washed after a workout

Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming is washed after a workout at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, May 18, 2017. The Preakness Stakes horse race is scheduled to take place May 20. (Photo: Patrick Semansky/AP)

Residents walk through damaged streets in Syria

Residents walk through damaged streets at the mountain resort town of Zabadani outside Damascus, May 18, 2017. A U.S. airstrike hit pro-Syrian government forces in the desert near the border with Jordan, U.S. officials and Syrian activists said, an apparent signal to President Bashar Assad to keep his forces out of a zone where U.S.-backed rebels are fighting the Islamic State group. (Photo: Hassan Ammar/AP)

Refugees and migrants wait to be rescued

Refugees and migrants wait to be rescued from a small wooden boat by crew members from the Migrant Offshore Aid Station Phoenix vessel on May 18, 2017, off Lampedusa, Italy. (Photo: Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

122nd Devon County Show

A man polishes his steam engine at the 122nd Devon County Show at the Westpoint Arena and Showground in Clyst St. Mary near Exeter on May 18, 2017 in Devon, England. (Photo: Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

A Greek pensioner chants slogans in Athens

A Greek pensioner chants slogans during an anti-austerity rally in Athens, May 18, 2017. New belt-tightening measures will be imposed beyond the end of Greece’s third bailout next year, including pension cuts and tax hikes. (Photo: Yorgos Karahalis/AP)

People walk past Canaletto’s paintings of Venice

People walk past Canaletto’s paintings of Venice views at the Queen’s Gallery at Buckingham Palace in London, May 18, 2017. Canaletto & the Art of Venice is opening on May 19 at the Queen’s Gallery, Buckingham Palace. (Photo: Frank Augstein/AP)

A woman wails near the body of Bollywood actress Reema Lagoo

A woman wails near the body of Bollywood actress Reema Lagoo during her funeral in Mumbai, India, May 18, 2017. Lagoo, the ever-smiling screen mother to some of India’s top actors, died Thursday. She was 59. (Photo: Rafiq Maqbool/AP)

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg arrives for a meeting

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg arrives for a meeting of EU foreign and defense ministers at the Europa building in Brussels, May 18, 2017. (Photo: Geert Vanden Wijngaert/AP)

Smashed car sits on the corner of Broadway and 45th Street in NYC

A smashed car sits on the corner of Broadway and 45th Street in New York’s Times Square after ploughing through a crowd of pedestrians at lunchtime on May 18, 2017. Police do not suspect a link to terrorism, and the driver was taken into custody to be tested for alcohol. (Photo: Seth Wenig/AP)

Power-line clutter in Bangkok

A man rides a scooter past a clutter of cables along a street in Bangkok, Thailand, May 18, 2017. Talks of placing existing overhead power lines and cables underground are underway. (Photo: Diego Azubel/EPA)

Believers of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Moscow Patriarchate protest in Kiev

Believers of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Moscow Patriarchate pray during their rally near of Parliament building in Kiev, Ukraine, May 18, 2017. Orthodox believers of Moscow Patriarchate protest against adopting of the law drafts N4511 and N4128 by Ukrainian parliament about special status of religion?s organizations with guidance centers placed in country, recognized as aggressor by Ukrainian Parliament for defending of Ukrainian interests. (Photo: Sergey Dolzhenko/EPA)

Clashes in Nablus

Israeli soldiers fire tear gas during clashes with Palestinian protesters after a protest in support of Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli jails, in the West Bank village of Beita, near Nablus, May 18, 2017. According to media sources, a Palestinian was allegedly shot dead by an Israeli settler during clashes at Huwwara village near the city of Nablus. (Photo: Alaa Badarneh/EPA)

Sixth-century BC relic stolen at Pompeii

Italian forensics services inspect on the site of the theft at the Pompeii Archaeological site, near Naples, southern Italy, May 18, 2017. A sixth-century BC bronze relic, in the night of 18 May, a piece of a door ornament, has been stolen from the ‘Pompeii and the Greeks’ exhibit at the Palestra Grande (large gymnasium) at the Pompeii archaeological site. The theft is thought to have taken place while the site was open to the public. Carabinieri police is investigating. (Photo: Ciro Fusco/EPA)

A mobile phone rigged with explosive in Mosul

A mobile phone rigged with explosive is seen during the battle between Iraqi forces and Islamic State militants in western Mosul, Iraq, May 17, 2017. (Photo: Alaa Al-Marjani/Reuters)

Man checks the damage at the mountain resort town in Syria

A man checks the damage at the mountain resort town of Zabadani in the Damascus countryside, Syria, May 18, 2017. A U.S. airstrike struck pro-Syrian government forces for the first time, hitting a convoy in the desert near the border with Jordan, U.S. officials and Syrian activists said, an apparent signal to President Bashar Assad to keep his forces out of a zone where U.S.-backed rebels are fighting the Islamic State group. (Photo: Hassan Ammar/AP)

Participants wear glowing vests as they look out to the Sydney Opera House

Participants wear glowing vests as they look out to the Sydney Opera House from the Sydney Harbour Bridge in Australia May 18, 2018 during a press preview of the Vivid Climb Mandarin for Chinese-language tours of the Sydney icon. Sydney’s Vivid festival of light and sound will begin May 26 with many of Sydney’s landmarks participating in the annual event. (Photo: Jason Reed/Reuters)

Rescue mission in Colombo

Military officials and fire brigade members work during a rescue mission after a building collapsed in Colombo, Sri Lanka May 18, 2017. (Photo: Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters)

Jeremy Corbyn poses with a dog named Scrappy-doo

Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Britain’s opposition Labour Party, poses with a dog named Scrappy-doo, 14 years old, as he campaigns in Southall, London, Britain May 18, 2017. (Photo: Neil Hall/Reuters)

Opposition supporters rally against President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas

Opposition supporters rally against President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela, May 18, 2017. (Photo: Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters)

2017 IIHF World Championships

Finland’s Mikko Rantanen celebrates scoring a goal against U.S. goal tender Jimmy Howard in their quarterfinal match of the 2017 IIHF World Championships in Cologne, Germany, May 18, 2017.. (Photo: Wolfgang Rattay/Reuters)

A masked demonstrator throws a petrol bomb to riot police in Athens

A masked demonstrator throws a petrol bomb to riot police outside the parliament building as Greek lawmakers vote on the latest round of austerity Greece has agreed with its lenders, in Athens, Greece, May 18, 2017. (Photo: Costas Baltas/Reuters)

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