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Hindu devotees worship the Sun god in the waters of the Arabian Sea during Chhath Puja in Mumbai, India on Nov. 6, 2016. (Photo by Danish Siddiqui/Reuters)

This Week in Pictures: Nov. 5-11

11/11/16 01:26PM

Donald Trump became president-elect, protests flared up across the country, and fighting surged on in Iraq and Syria. read more

Political Theatre: The presidential campaign of Hillary Clinton

11/07/16 10:00AM

As the Democratic presidential front-runner, Hillary Clinton arguably boasts experience in government and on the campaign trail unparalleled by anyone in the 2016 presidential field — but that has also made her a high-profile target for attack, allowing critics to spotlight numerous controversies in her past. read more

Political Theatre: The presidential campaign of Donald Trump

11/07/16 09:00AM

Donald Trump has traveled the country since his presidential campaign announcement in June, toting his official campaign slogan, “Make America Great Again.” The real estate mogul has has ran a primarily self-funded, anti-establishment campaign, and he has led nearly every national poll since campaigning began. read more

A young women cries as she listens to Hillary Clinton campaign in Philadelphia, Penn., Nov. 5, 2016. (Photo by Mark Peterson/Redux for MSNBC)

Clinton's campaign enters the final stretch

11/04/16 05:18PM

Rounding into the final stretch of the race for the white house, Hillary Clinton’s campaign has moved into a four-day blitz on swing states, and unleashed a small army of popular surrogates. read more

Afghan children play during sunset in Zaranj in the southwestern province of Nimroz, Afghanistan, on Oct. 30, 2016. (Photo by Aref Karimi/AFP/Getty)

This Week in Pictures: Oct. 29 to Nov. 4

11/04/16 03:42PM

The presidential campaign entered its final phase. The Chicago Cubs won a historic victory. And Hindus celebrated Diwali. read more

Halloween 2016: This Election Is Everyone's Idea of Frightening

11/01/16 12:43PM

This Halloween, as children overran the streets with merry mischief—collecting candy and gallivanting ghoulishly—there was a slightly more sinister air than usual about the start of Allhallowtide: It’s marking one week from the U.S. presidential election. read more


This Week in Pictures: Oct. 22-28

10/28/16 01:16PM

This week, French authorities prepared to clear the migrant camp known as “The Jungle” in Calais, France, the fight to retake Mosul continued, and the presidential campaigns have entered their final sprint. read more

Sanctuary Cities in USA

Sanctuary Cities: What Trump Doesn’t Tell You

10/26/16 12:30PM

The “law-and-order candidate” vilifies sanctuary city laws as everything wrong with the immigration system. But Trump leaves out a crucial detail in his pitch. read more

A man stands in front of a fire from oil that has been set ablaze in the Qayyarah area, some 60 kilometres south of Mosul, on Oct. 19, 2016. (Photo by Yasin Akgul/AFP/Getty)

This Week in Pictures Oct. 15-21

10/21/16 02:33PM

We’re one presidential debate closer to Election Day after this week’s final sparring between Republican nominee Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. The last debate-- set against a backdrop of leaked scandals, continued hurricane recovery, and the military front to take back Mosul, Iraq-- was explosive. read more

PHOTOS: Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, final round

10/20/16 10:57AM

In the week leading up to the third and final presidential debate, news of leaks around both the Republican and Democratic nominees dominated headlines and, judging by the tone of the two previous debates, analysts expected this last showdown to be explosive. It was, but Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton managed to fit a little policy talk in... read more


This Week in Pictures: Oct. 8-14

10/14/16 01:09PM

The presidential race entered its final stretch, Haiti and North Carolina continued to struggle with the damage caused by Hurricane Matthew, and Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej passed away. All of this and more in the week in pictures. read more