Edition:
United States
Pictures | Sat Apr 21, 2018 | 10:05pm EDT

Celebration of marijuana

Elise McRoberts exhales after using a full spectrum oil vaporizer at the new Magnolia cannabis vape lounge in Oakland, California, April 20, 2018. Friday marked the first '4/20' since the sale of recreational marijuana became legal on January 1. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Elise McRoberts exhales after using a full spectrum oil vaporizer at the new Magnolia cannabis vape lounge in Oakland, California, April 20, 2018. Friday marked the first '4/20' since the sale of recreational marijuana became legal on January 1....more

Elise McRoberts exhales after using a full spectrum oil vaporizer at the new Magnolia cannabis vape lounge in Oakland, California, April 20, 2018. Friday marked the first '4/20' since the sale of recreational marijuana became legal on January 1. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
Close
1 / 13
Smoke rises during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Smoke rises during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Smoke rises during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
Close
2 / 13
A man smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Alan Ortega

A man smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Alan Ortega

A man smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Alan Ortega
Close
3 / 13
Hannah Landau uses light therapy for relaxation at the new Magnolia cannabis lounge in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Hannah Landau uses light therapy for relaxation at the new Magnolia cannabis lounge in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Hannah Landau uses light therapy for relaxation at the new Magnolia cannabis lounge in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
Close
4 / 13
Regina Dotson shows off her marijuana-themed earrings, necklace and sunglasses at the Magnolia cannabis lounge in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Regina Dotson shows off her marijuana-themed earrings, necklace and sunglasses at the Magnolia cannabis lounge in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Regina Dotson shows off her marijuana-themed earrings, necklace and sunglasses at the Magnolia cannabis lounge in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
Close
5 / 13
Elise McRoberts displays an assortment of rings and nail designs, many of which are cannabis-themed, in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Elise McRoberts displays an assortment of rings and nail designs, many of which are cannabis-themed, in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Elise McRoberts displays an assortment of rings and nail designs, many of which are cannabis-themed, in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
Close
6 / 13
A man smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A man smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A man smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
Close
7 / 13
Hannah Landau wears marijuana-themed socks while using light therapy at the new Magnolia cannabis lounge in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Hannah Landau wears marijuana-themed socks while using light therapy at the new Magnolia cannabis lounge in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Hannah Landau wears marijuana-themed socks while using light therapy at the new Magnolia cannabis lounge in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
Close
8 / 13
A man with a marijuana-shaped bicycle takes a photo during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A man with a marijuana-shaped bicycle takes a photo during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A man with a marijuana-shaped bicycle takes a photo during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
Close
9 / 13
Jeremy Gaines exhales while using a full spectrum oil vaporizer at the new Magnolia cannabis vape lounge in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Jeremy Gaines exhales while using a full spectrum oil vaporizer at the new Magnolia cannabis vape lounge in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Jeremy Gaines exhales while using a full spectrum oil vaporizer at the new Magnolia cannabis vape lounge in Oakland, California. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
Close
10 / 13
A man wearing a mask of a marijuana leaf smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Alan Ortega

A man wearing a mask of a marijuana leaf smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Alan Ortega

A man wearing a mask of a marijuana leaf smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Alan Ortega
Close
11 / 13
A man smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A man smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A man smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
Close
12 / 13
A man smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A man smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A man smokes marijuana during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
Close
13 / 13

Next Slideshows

National Student Walkout

Thousands of students walk out of classes across the United States, marking the 19th anniversary of the massacre at Columbine High School with a show of unity...

Apr 20 2018

On the streets in Los Angeles

A look at people in Los Angeles facing homelessness, as the California's auditor says the state does a poor job helping homeless people find shelter and must do...

Apr 20 2018

North Korea's nuclear ambitions

A look at North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile programs, as North Korea says it will suspend nuclear and missile tests effective immediately and abolish...

Apr 20 2018

Returning to Marawi after Islamic State

Residents return to their homes for the first time since the battle between government troops and Islamic State militants began in May 2017, at the Islamic city...

Apr 20 2018

MORE IN PICTURES

Breaking Ramadan fast with ICE protest

Breaking Ramadan fast with ICE protest

Protesters take part in an iftar meal to break their fast during Ramadan outside ICE's New York field office.

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Marathon on the Great Wall of China

Marathon on the Great Wall of China

Runners face steep ascents and 5,164 stone steps at the Great Wall's Huangyaguan pass near Tianjin city.

Remembering MH17

Remembering MH17

The Malaysian airliner shot down in eastern Ukraine was hit by a missile launched by a Russian unit, the 53rd brigade in territory held by pro-Russian separatists, according to Dutch prosecutors.

Hawaii's erupting Kilauea volcano

Hawaii's erupting Kilauea volcano

Explosions intensify on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, spewing ash and triggering a red alert for aircraft for the first time since the latest eruption began.

Reuters journalists detained in Myanmar

Reuters journalists detained in Myanmar

Two Reuters journalists, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, have been detained in Myanmar since Dec. 12, 2017. At the time of their arrests, they had been working on an investigation into the killing of 10 Rohingya Muslim men and boys in a village in Myanmar's Rakhine state.

Ireland's abortion referendum

Ireland's abortion referendum

An upcoming vote on whether to scrap the 1983 ban on abortion is the latest referendum to gauge just how much has changed in Ireland, once one of Europe's most socially conservative and staunchly Catholic countries.

Halal holiday in the sun

Halal holiday in the sun

Hotels and resorts on Turkey's shores, featuring single-sex areas, halal food and no alcohol, are attracting Muslims looking for a 'halal', or Islamic-compliant, vacation.

Funeral for Pakistani student killed in Texas school shooting

Funeral for Pakistani student killed in Texas school shooting

A Pakistani exchange student killed in a mass shooting in Texas last week was buried in her home town of Karachi, her coffin draped with Pakistan's green and white flag.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast