MH17 shot down in Ukraine; Israel launches a ground invasion of Gaza; and the island of Tenerife, Spain celebrates the patron saint of fishermen.
Inside the high-tech command center where one of Afghanistan’s most popular cops is trying to keep the city safe from the Taliban.
A mass burial in Srebrenica; bombings rock Syria; and the bulls run in Pamplona.
With handmade balls and makeshift fields, a rural community in Mozambique celebrates its love of a beautiful game.
Inside Minnesota’s mammoth medtech industry -- and the debate over whether it’s losing its global edge.
Kurds have carved out a a quiet corner of normalcy in war-ravaged Syria. How long can it last?
The 2014 FIFA World Cup causes celebration and protests; Iraqi refugee camps swell with families after the fall of Mosul; and people all over the world enjoy the summer heat.
Fans celebrate during Brazil's World Cup in soccer; Iraqis seek refuge from ISIS militants; a dog gets pampered during the world championships in dog grooming.
In Central Asia, nations turn on nations and neighbors turn on neighbors -- all for a precious drop to drink.
Brazil prepares for the World Cup; Kurds clash with Turkish police; Iraqis flee the beleaguered city of Mosul.
History enthusiasts commemorate the Great War; Thai anti-coup protesters adopt a familiar hand signal; and Hong Kong remembers the Tiananmen crackdown.
Separatists clash with the army in Ukraine; Americans celebrate Memorial Day; Pope Francis visits the Holy Land.
Ukrainians riot ahead of the presidential election; Ultra-Orthodox Israeli soldiers train near the Syrian border; and Thailand's army chief declares a coup.
India wrapped up the largest democratic election in the world; Pope Francis ordained 13 new priests; and Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine concluded a controversial referendum for self-rule.
Russia celebrates Victory Day; South Africa gears up for national elections; and Narendra Modi works the campaign trail.
The Vatican prepares for the canonization of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II; Pro-Russian activists clash with police in Donetsk; and sumo wrestlers make babies cry in Japan.
Easter celebrations continue around the world; runners prepare for the Boston Marathon; Indian police clash with protesters while the country votes in parliamentary elections.
Revelers prepare for Holy Week; Myanmar celebrates its New Year water festival; and the search for survivors of the South Korea ferry sinking continues.
With ultimatums, threats, and (now) casualties, the standoff with pro-Russian militants in eastern Ukraine is threatening to tear the country apart.
Afghanistan goes to the polls; pro-Russian demonstrators clash with police in Ukraine; and Indian elections begin.
How Burmese rebels are waging war on the opium industry.
Twenty years after Rwanda's mass killings, the country's dark past continues to shape its present.
Remembering photographer Anja Niedringhaus; Protesters clash with police in Athens; and Balinese young people celebrate the Kissing Festival.
Despite the recent spate of deadly Taliban attacks, voters prepare for upcoming elections in Afghanistan.