Always Dreaming wins the 143rd running of the Kentucky Derby and more: May 6 in photos

Always Dreaming wins the 143rd running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky.; Pope Francis is cheered by students’ groups advocating for peace as he arrives to greet them at the Paul VI Audience Hall at the Vatican; a child looks out from a voting booth as French citizens living in the United States cast their ballots for the French presidential runoff at the French Embassy in Washington. These are some of the photos of the day. (AP/EPA/Getty/Reuters/Zuma)

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Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby

Jockey John Velazquez celebrates as he guides Always Dreaming (5) across the finish line to win the 143rd running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 6, 2017 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sloppy track at Kentucky Derby

Horses race on a sloppy track prior to the 143rd running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 6, 2017 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Pope Francis is cheered by students’ groups

Pope Francis is cheered by students’ groups advocating for peace as he arrives for an audience with them at the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican, May 6, 2017. (Photo: Andrew Medichini/AP)

French citizens cast their presidential votes at French Embassy

A child looks out from a voting booth as French citizens living in the United States cast their ballots for the French presidential run-off between Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen, at the French Embassy in Washington, May 6, 2017. (Photo: Mike Theiler/Reuters)

Protecting the goal

Ottawa Senators left wing Clarke MacArthur (16) hits New York Rangers right wing Michael Grabner, right, as Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) and Rangers right wing Jesper Fast (19) looks on during the first period in Game 5 in the second-round of the Stanley Cup playoffs in Ottawa on May 6, 2017. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press/AP)

Campaign rally in South Korea

Supporters at a restaurant watch South Korea’s presidential candidate Moon Jae-in from the Democratic Party, during his campaign rally, in Seoul, South Korea, May 6, 2017. (Photo: Ahn Young-joon/AP)

St. George’s Day in Bosnia

Roma girl Samira Ramic poses for photo as she shows a boiled egg, during St. George’s Day celebration with her family members, in the village of Kiseljak, near Tuzla,140 kms north of Sarajevo, May 6, 2017. Members of the Roma minority community in Bosnia and Herzegovina celebrated their biggest holiday, St. George’s Day, or Djurdjevdan, with traditional rituals such as taking baths and washing hands with water from church wells and cracking eggs, as the holiday marks the advent of spring. (Photo: Amel Emric/AP)

Eiffel Tower patrol

A French police officer patrols at Trocadero plaza with the Eiffel Tower in the background in Paris, France, May 6, 2017. Voting for France’s next president starts in overseas territories and French embassies abroad, as a blackout on campaigning descends so that voters can reflect on whether to entrust their country’s future to independent Emmanuel Macron or far-right populist Marine Le Pen. (Photo: Kamil Zihnioglu/AP)

Swiss Guard swear in ceremony

A Vatican Swiss Guard recruit swears in during a ceremony at the San Damaso courtyard in Vatican City, May 6, 2017. The ceremony is held each May 6 to commemorate the day in 1527 when 147 Swiss Guards died protecting Pope Clement VII during the Sack of Rome. (Photo: Andrew Medichini/AP)

Venezuela opposition march

A demonstrator stands in front of policewomen blocking an opposition march from reaching the Interior Ministry in Caracas, Venezuela, May 6, 2017. Thousands of women wearing white and carrying flowers marched to ask for a stop of repression and to pay tribute to those who were killed in weeks of near-daily violent protests calling on President Nicolas Maduro to step down. (Photo: Ariana Cubillos/AP)

Chris Coghlan dives at hot corner

Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Chris Coghlan dives but can’t come up with a double by Tampa Bay Rays’ Evan Longoria during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, May 5, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (Photo: Chris O’Meara/AP)

Heatwave in Hyderabad

A boy cools off in the water to beat the heat, in Hyderabad, Pakistan, May 6, 2017. Pakistan Meteorological Department PMD predicted hot and dry weather across the country over the next 48 hours. (Photo: Nadeem Khawer/EPA)

Gomez in action

Wolfsburg’s Mario Gomez in action during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Eintracht Frankfurt and VfL Wolfsburg in Frankfurt Main, Germany, May 6, 2017. (Photo: Armando Babani/EPA)

Ballots for 2017 French presidential election

Ballots with the names of 2017 French presidential election candidates Emmanuel Macron (L) and Marine Le Pen are seen near ballot boxes on the eve of the second round of the French presidential election, at a polling station in Tulle, France, May 6, 2017. (Photo: Regis Duvignau/Reuters)

Police officers stand guard in Moscow

Police officers stand guard during a rally of Russian opposition supporters in Moscow, Russia, May 6, 2017. (Photo: Tatyana Makeyeva/Reuters)

Residents gather at the scene of an accident in Tanzania

Residents gather at the scene of an accident that killed schoolchildren, teachers and a minibus driver at the Rhota village along the Arusha-Karatu highway in Tanzania’s northern tourist region of Arusha, May 6, 2017. (Photo: Emmanuel Herman/Reuters)

A fan throws a chair at a riot police in Volos

A fan throws a chair at a riot police officer during clashes before the Greek Cup Final soccer game between PAOK Salonika and AEK Athens at Panthessaliko stadium in Volos, Greece, May 6, 2017. (Photo: Nikos Vichos/Intimenews/Reuters)

Warren Buffett before the Berkshire’s annual meeting in Omaha

Berkshire Hathaway chairman and CEO Warren Buffett enjoys an ice cream treat from Dairy Queen before the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, May 6, 2017. (Photo: Rick Wilking/Reuters)

A demonstrator holds up a flower in front of riot policemen in Caracas

A demonstrator holds up a flower in front of riot policemen during a women’s march to protest against President Nicolas Maduro’s government in Caracas, Venezuela, May 6, 2017. (Photo: Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters)

A demonstrator shouts slogans in front of police officers in Caracas

A demonstrator shouts slogans in front of police officers during a women’s march to protest against President Nicolas Maduro’s government in Caracas, Venezuela May 6, 2017. (Photo: Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters)

The Tweed Run Bicycle Ride

Competitors dresses up in tweed take part in the annual Tweed Run Bicycle Ride in London on May 6, 2017. (Photo: ZUMA Press)

DTM Race at Hockenheimring

Lucas Auer (AUT) Mercedes-AMG C63 DTM makes a turn under the orange sky during DTM race at Hockenheim on May 6, 2017. (Photo: Hoch Zwei/ZUMA Wire)

Attire for Derby

A woman wears a fancy hat before the 143rd running of the Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs Saturday, May 6, 2017, in Louisville, Ky. (Photo: Matt Slocum/AP)

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