Carl Main of Caddo Gap, Ark., removes flood debris from a pile near Langley, Ark., Sunday. Search and recovery efforts continue after flooding swept through a nearby campground early Friday, killing at least 19 people. Authorities believe just one, 8-year-old Jadyn Basinger, remains missing.
President Obama flew across the Gulf Coast, traveling by Marine One, to meet with residents about the BP oil spill on June 4. Democrats in Congress, who face a political risk by defending the administration's handling of the spill, have been cautious about praising Obama's efforts.
Afghan President Hamid Karzai speaks at a meeting with tribal leaders Sunday in Kandahar. Karzai appealed to hundreds of tribal and religious leaders at the jirga to support a major operation in their southern province, the heartland of a Taliban insurgency.