Latest StoriesRSS

select from:

E.g., 8/3/2020
E.g., 8/3/2020
A journalist watches from a booth at the United Nations as U.S. President Barack Obama addresses attendees during the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. headquarters in New York

This Week in Pictures: Sept. 26-Oct. 2

10/02/15 10:12AM

The week kicked off with Pope Francis visiting New York City after spending two days in Washington, D.C., before traveling to Philadelphia on his six-day three-city tour. read more

This Week in Pictures: Sept. 12-18

09/18/15 11:23AM

The humanitarian crisis unfolding in Europe continued. Republican candidates took to the debate stage. A powerful earthquake in Chile triggered evacuations. read more

European leaders plan to secure borders

09/15/15 03:43PM

Leaders of the European Union will hold a summit on Wednesday to develop a plan to secure its external borders, but ensure asylum policies are carried out in all member states and restore free movement in the Schengen zone. read more

Palestinian boy sleeps on a mattress inside the remains of his family's house that witnesses said was destroyed by Israeli shelling during a 50-day war in 2014 summer during a sandstorm in Gaza

This Week in Pictures: Sept. 5-11

09/11/15 11:24AM

From photos of the growing refugee crisis in Europe to flooding in Japan, these are the images that captured your world this week. read more

Molten lava flows from the Piton de la Fournaise, one of the most active volcanoes on the planet, at dawn on the French Indian Ocean Reunion Island, August 25, 2015. (Photo by Gilles Adt/Reuters)

This Week In Pictures: Aug. 22-28

08/28/15 01:05PM

In this big week for sports across the world, fires raged on, trash piled up, topless women took to city streets and tourists were doused in tomatoes. read more

People release doves as a symbol of peace at Yasukuni Shrine on the anniversary of Japan's surrender in World War Two in Tokyo, Aug. 15, 2015. (Thomas Peter/Reuters)

This Week in Pictures: Aug. 15-21

08/21/15 11:45AM

This week, wildfires continue to ravage California and Washington state, refugees flood Greece and Turkey and Putin takes a plunge. read more