Slideshow Archive

Inside a heroin den
Thu, Mar 5 2015

Drug cartels have turned Kenya into a transit route for narcotics, spilling drugs onto the local market.

Ringling's circus elephants
Thu, Mar 5 2015

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus plans to eliminate its elephant acts by 2018 amid public outcry over animal rights.

Battle for Tikrit
Thu, Mar 5 2015

Inside the Iraqi offensive to retake the city from Islamic State militants.

China's Congress meets
Thu, Mar 5 2015

Tight security in Beijing as military, political and ethnic minority delegates arrive for China's National People's Congress.

Lost at sea
Thu, Mar 5 2015

Several North African migrants perish at sea while trying to cross into Europe.

Life on the Woolwich ferry
Thu, Mar 5 2015

Woolwich, in southeast London, has been the site of a river crossing since Saxon times. It is now home to a free ferry service transporting passengers and vehicles over the River Thames.

Volcano erupts in Chile
Thu, Mar 5 2015

Chile is on high alert following the eruption of the Villarrica volcano.

Editor's choice
Thu, Mar 5 2015

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Celebrating Holi
Thu, Mar 5 2015

Holi, also known as the Festival of Colors, heralds the beginning of spring.

Finding the heart of Buddhism
Thu, Mar 5 2015

Makha Bucha Day honors Buddha and his teachings.


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