Since 1950, around 25,000 summit climbs have been attempted on peaks in the Himalayas with more than 900 people dying in the attempt.
Former rebels and their families return after 15 years in Congo.
Refugees from Syria’s civil war are remaking the political, economic and religious landscape in the Mideast.
Suicide bomb kills three foreign soldiers in KabulThe Taliban claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing that killed three coalitions soldiers in Afghanistan. Officials say five service members and more than a dozen Afghans were wounded.
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The students who went missing in the West Bank in June were laid to rest in the city of Modiin.
In Ebola-ravaged Liberia, churches serve as a last gathering place.
On its maiden voyage, the Navy’s newest warship is sailing around South America to its home port in San Diego.
Novosvitlivka was severely damaged during fighting between government troops and separatist rebels.
Heavy wind and rain cause damage, and displace residents and tourists.
A mud race for charity, the Miss America pageant, the unveiling of a memorial to Amy Winehouse and more top news photos.
Government forces and Shiite militias launch counterattack to reclaim territories taken by the militants.
Ukraine’s military said the truce, which took effect Sept. 5, was generally holding.
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Activists gather in Barcelona to show support for a vote on secession from Spain.
At the seaside near Gaza, flooding in India, confronting the Islamic State and more of the top news photos this week.
Van Gogh exhibit in Russia, 9/11 remembered, solar storms, filming of a “Point Break” remake in Tahiti and more.
More than 350 participants from 17 countries are joining in the showcase of sports of nomadic peoples.
Health experts debate using unproved drugs to treat the deadly virus as it continues to spread in west Africa.
Nomad games, brain wave flight control research, a supernova remnant, the Tribute in Light and more.
Thumping music, Bollywood stars, fashionistas and big money show the game in a fresh light.