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A woman wipes her lipstick off the check of US President Barack Obama after kissing him as he greets people after speaking at Lawson State Community College in Birmingham, Alabama on March 26, 2015. AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEBSAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

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The career of Washington Post photojournalist Michel du Cille

Michel du Cille died at 58 doing the work he loved. He was completely devoted to the story of Ebola, and he was determined to stay on the story despite its risks.

HAVANA, - JANUARY 30: Bicycle taxi driver, Yoel Granda, 34, kisses his girlfriend goodbye as he drops her at a corner near the train station to catch a car in Havana Cuba on Friday, January 30 2015. (Photo by Sarah L. Voisin/The Washington Post)

A Post photographer’s love affair with Cuba continues

The effervescent spirit of Cubans through the lens of a Post photographer.


(Sarah L. Voisin / The Washington Post)

Past clashes with present for Cuban baseball

Havana seeks to preserve its beloved pastime as global market forces expand their reach.

(Jane Hahn / For The Washington Post)

Millions of Nigerians head to the polls

Scores turned out Saturday to vote in a presidential election that analysts say is too close to call.

(Bill O'Leary / The Washington Post)

In new study, quality parenting trumps quantity

Do parents, especially mothers, spend enough time with their children?

(J.M. Eddins, Jr. / for The Washington Post)

Silver Spring hosts flip for Danish gymnasts

The performance team is welcomed with open arms during a stop that’s part of a 10-month world tour.

(Nam Y. Huh / AP)

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