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Zhang Weixuan poses for pictures in a cafe near her office in Beijing's...

China, Xi’s millennials open up about pressures and dreams

There is a saying in China that describes what it can sometimes feel like to be a reporter here: guăn zhōng kuī bào. Peeping at a leopard through a pipe. You may see one of its spots clearly, and sometimes a few, but it can be a tricky to take in the whole animal.

Michael Rosbash, a Brandeis University professor, retrieves the morning...

Joy and Tragedy: A tale of two photos

In his home just outside of Boston in the early hours of Monday Michael Rosbash, clad in his bathrobe and pajamas, answered the door when a Reuters photographer rang the doorbell.

A woman drives a car in Saudi Arabia

When women drive the story in Saudi Arabia

All public spaces in Saudi Arabia enforce some level of gender segregation, down to the checkout lines at mall cafeterias. Sometimes they are divided into men's and women's sections, while others are designated "singles" (male) and "family."

U.S. and Puerto Rico flags hang on a damaged church after the area was hit...

No stranger to crisis in Puerto Rico

Reuters correspondent Robin Respaut was prepared for the worst when she arrived in Puerto Rico on Sept. 20, just five hours before Hurricane Maria slammed the Caribbean island. Her suitcase was loaded with batteries, charging packs, two headlamps, collapsible camping jugs and a water purification kit.

People queue to cast their vote outside a polling station in Nairobi

Chaos and glitches: Covering Kenya's disputed election

A round-the-clock vigil at the official tallying station, spot checks on the vote count at local polling centers and an encounter with a 102-year-old woman who stood in a queue overnight to be the first in line to cast her ballot all formed part of Reuters’ reporting on Kenya's disputed election in August.

Waves crash against the shore and a stranded boat as Hurricane Irma moves...

Curating breaking news in real-time

As Hurricane Irma hurtles through the eastern Caribbean toward Florida, there’s a pressing need to urgently report accurately from the ground. To do that, we often choose to supplement our journalism by curating a live coverage page to update the ongoing events. Click http://live.reuters.com/Event/Live_Hurricane_Irma

People wade through a water-logged road during rains in Mumbai

Staying connected as a monsoon rages

On Aug. 29, Reuters photographer Shailesh Andrade rode his motorcycle into Mumbai, where a surging, deadly monsoon was flooding large swaths of the city.

Sterling Broughton is moved from a rescue boat onto a kayak in Dickinson,...

Community and commerce: Reporting on a disaster

As flooding in Houston reached catastrophic levels from the relentless rains of Hurricane Harvey, Reuters photographer Rick Wilking watched Sterling Broughton, an 82-year-old woman, fall out of a kayak perched on the bow of a crowded rescue boat that had become swamped with water. The woman fell face down on the deck, her head submerged in the water, near Dickinson. Wilking pulled her back to safety.

Protestors outside a Donald Trump campaign rally in Phoenix, Arizona

Dodging taunts and teargas in Phoenix

On Tuesday, Aug. 22, U.S. President Donald Trump spoke at a major political rally in Phoenix, Arizona. Tensions in the country were high since white nativists and counter-protesters clashed in Charlottesville, and all reports suggested that demonstrations outside this rally were going to be massive. The city’s mayor had even asked Trump not to come.

A jet plane flies by the total solar eclipse in Guernsey

Much planning and a little luck: covering the Great American Eclipse

When Reuters started planning our coverage of Monday’s total eclipse of the sun, we had no “eclipse playbook” to guide us. The last time such an eclipse traversed the continental United States was 99 years ago. Back then, people learned of current events from newspapers and magazines.

Nancy Schrock holds a picture of her late husband Thomas as she poses for a...

How Reuters tracked fatalities and Taser incidents

In a first-of-its-kind review of court documents, police reports, other public records and news accounts, Reuters compiled the most comprehensive public accounting to date of deaths and litigation that followed police use of Tasers.

White supremacists shelter behind their shields after clashing with counter...

The precise way to describe a movement

“Define alt-right for me,” President Donald Trump demanded during a news conference on Tuesday when asked about the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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