A Japanese maglev train that is the fastest passenger train in the world runs on the Maglev Test Line in Tsuru, about 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of Tokyo. Operator JR Central said the train reached 603 kilometers per hour (375 miles per hour) in the test run on Tuesday, surpassing its previous record of 361 mph (581 kph) set in 2003.
models wear creations from the Oscar de la Renta Bridal Spring 2016 collection in New York. Peter Copping, hired last October as artistic director of the luxury label, retained much of the classic de la Renta glamour but added a few more modern-looking silhouettes, some new takes on fabric work, and some silvery sequins.
President Barack Obama holds a Ohio State football jersey presented, by Ohio State football players players Curtis Grant, right, and Doran Grant, left, as he welcomed the NCAA College Football Playoff National Champion Ohio State Buckeyes, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington.