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.
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The students who went missing in the West Bank in June were laid to rest in the city of Modiin.
As hundreds of volunteers were combing the crash site for bodies and debris, friends and family members were trying to cope with their loss.
Images and maps released by U.S. intelligence claim to show movements of a surface-to-air missile launcher, and Russian military activity in Ukraine.
People around the world gather to grieve for those who died when the plane was shot down above eastern Ukraine.
The number of fatalities in clashes between Israel, Hamas rises above 630 as cease-fire negotiations show no signs of progress.
Activists on both sides come out as fighting continues to engulf the region.
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Black box recovered from Malaysian airliner, Malala Yousafzai at “Girl Summit,” U.S. immigration hunger strike and more.
According to Mexican officials, a police raid freed six babies, 154 girls, 278 boys, 50 women and 109 men from the filthy shelter.
Five are dead in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk after fighting between pro-Russian separatists and government forces.
Libyan militias battled for control of the capital’s airport, fighting that killed at least three people, a security official said.
Casualties mount in Gaza, Malaysian Airlines Flight17 crash site, developing greenhouses for Mars and more.
As crews prepare to tow the wrecked cruise ship away to be scrapped, a look back at the salvage operation.
Backed by artillery shells and airstrikes, assault continues.
Malaysia Airlines jet carrying 298 people has been shot down, according to U.S. intelligence officials.
Members of a bomb-disposal unit are at grave risk handling explosives and facing violent militants.