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.N. Security Council calls for Gaza cease-fireThe U.N. Security Council called for “an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire” in the conflict between Israel and Hamas at an emergency meeting early Monday morning.
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The students who went missing in the West Bank in June were laid to rest in the city of Modiin.
Explosions rocked a major hospital in Gaza, causing numerous casualties.
Bog snorkeling, Commonwealth Games, cliff diving, shelling resumes in Gaza and more.
With prayer and festivals, Muslims celebrate the three-day holiday at the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.
Images from the Office of the Director of National Intelligence suggest evidence that Russian forces have fired across the border at Ukrainian military forces.
Kiev government officials are optimistic after Ukraine’s military ousts pro-Russian forces near the separatist bastion.
Activists on both sides come out as fighting continues to engulf the region.
Floodwaters strand commuters as heavy rains and winds batter eastern China.
Images from the Gaza conflict, Malaysia Airlines crash, Typhoon Matmo and more top photography this week.
An Air Algerie jetliner carrying 116 people crashed Thursday in restive Mali, the third major international aviation disaster in a week.
A Croatian underwater park, Comic-Con, giant puppets, intensifying Gaza conflict and more.
The center, at the site in Leicester, England, where his remains were discovered, will open July 26.
People around the world gather to grieve for those who died when the plane was shot down above eastern Ukraine.
Commonwealth Games, ketchup bottle-shaped water tower, Wyoming’s Natural Trap cave and more.
Eighteen children were killed Thursday when a train crashed into their school bus at an unmanned railroad crossing in southern India.
As volunteers combed the crash site for bodies and debris, friends and family members tried to cope with their loss.
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