Pictures

Editor's choice

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Shuttle to deep space

NASA's Orion capsule is designed to carry astronauts to destinations in deep space, including an asteroid and Mars.

Rebellion in Yemen

Armed Shi'ite Houthi rebels clash with Yemeni forces.

Photos of the week

Our top photos of the week.

Destruction in east Ukraine

Ruins from the conflict in eastern Ukraine.

Alibaba IPO

Alibaba launches on the NYSE.

iPhone mania

The long lines to purchase the latest iPhones.

In the Ebola hot zone

In and around the Ebola quarantine zones.

Scotland votes to stay

Scotland spurned independence in a historic referendum.

Flooding in Manila

A tropical storm brings heavy rain and flooding to the Philippine capital.