Mardi Gras

A wild Mardi Gras float, protests in Myanmar, and Super Bowl LV round out this week's best images.
Louisiana got no advice, Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser said, even though the Trump administration knew of the dangers by the time Mardi Gras started.
Mardi Gras Indians are an iconic part of New Orleans culture, but their origins are a result of Black people being excluded from mainstream Mardi Gras celebrations.
This drink is the eye-opener of choice on Mardi Gras in New Orleans.
Every year for Mardi Gras, lavish costume balls and bold celebrations are held all around the world. But before you break out your beads and get in your last bites of king cake, here’s how the holiday became a cultural phenomenon.
The woman, who hasn’t been identified, appeared to have tried to cross in between a tandem float when she tripped over its hitch and was run over.
The iconic New Orleans party favors are getting an eco-friendly makeover.
More than 300,000 people lined Sydney's streets to watch the annual LGBTQ celebration.
Mardi Gras, or “Fat Tuesday,” brings beads, costume balls and bold celebrations to the streets of New Orleans and cities around the world.
The Big Easy is also the big messy.