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.
U.S. 'strongly supports' Gaza cease-fireState Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said the U.S. "strongly supported" the cease-fire agreement between Israel and Hamas and asked all sides to comply with its terms.
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The students who went missing in the West Bank in June were laid to rest in the city of Modiin.
Ukraine charged Russia was deepening its foray into Ukrainian territory and sending new troops to the Crimean border.
Hamas and Israel have agreed to an open-ended cease-fire after 50 days of warfare that has killed more than 2,200 people.
Fire on the sun, tomato fight in Spain, Texas mammoth discovery, Gaza cease-fire, oil spill in Mexico and more.
The town’s annual festival has participants flinging tomatoes at each other, leaving the streets, and the people, awash in red.
Kissing koi, a giant African snail, a rockhopper penguin, a bighorn sheep rescued in California and more.
Memphis Belle flies over Baltimore, 3-million-year-old Taung skull, women’s gymnastics and more.
Ganesh workshop, a sustainable house, California earthquake, service for James Foley and more.
About 50,000 children are at risk of death from the man-made crisis, as fighting disrupts farming and trade.
Stand-up comedy has taken off in the country, and the jokers aren’t sure how far to push.
Demonstrators are demanding that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif resign.
Malaysia mourns as 20 bodies are brought back more than a month after Ukrainian rebels shot down their plane.
A look at key images from this week’s news, from an Ebola quarantine in Liberia to continued protests in Ferguson.
Ancient Greek tomb discovered, artist “remakes” Hannibal’s Alpine crossing, Ebola doctor recovers and more.
Rain-sodden slopes collapsed in torrents of mud, rock and debris Wednesday on the outskirts of Hiroshima.
Militants in Gaza broke a temporary cease-fire by launching rockets at Israel on Tuesday, and Israel responded with airstrikes.