Edition:
United States
Pictures | Tue Apr 29, 2014 | 7:12pm EDT

NBA bans Los Angeles Clippers owner for life over racist comments

Real estate mogul and Los Angeles Clippers NBA basketball team owner Donald Sterling attends the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Real estate mogul and Los Angeles Clippers NBA basketball team owner Donald Sterling attends the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Real estate mogul and Los Angeles Clippers NBA basketball team owner Donald Sterling attends the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok
Close
1 / 2
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at a news conference in New York April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Segar

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at a news conference in New York April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Segar

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at a news conference in New York April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Close
2 / 2

Next Slideshows

Commissioner Silver passes test with decisive Clippers action

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Less than three months into his job as the new commissioner of the National Basketball Association (NBA), Adam Silver has already left an...

Apr 29 2014

Colorado prosecutors oppose moving theater massacre trial

DENVER (Reuters) - Prosecutors seeking to convict accused Colorado theater gunman James Holmes of murder in the deaths of 12 moviegoers oppose moving his trial...

Apr 29 2014

Makeover of New Jersey's 'ugliest' building to start this summer

GREEN BROOK, New Jersey (Reuters) - A long-delayed construction project to spruce up what Governor Chris Christie once called "the ugliest damn building in New...

Apr 29 2014

U.S. FCC chief details pledge to police Internet 'fast lanes'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. communications regulator on Tuesday said he would use "every available power" to prevent Internet providers from restricting...

Apr 29 2014

MORE IN PICTURES

Trump rallies in the Rust Belt

Trump rallies in the Rust Belt

President Donald Trump rallies his supporters in Youngstown, Ohio.

Stocking up before Venezuela's strike

Stocking up before Venezuela's strike

Many Venezuelans were stocking up on food in anticipation of closed shops and trouble, after Venezuela's opposition called for a two-day strike.

From Russia with love

From Russia with love

Scenes of romance on the streets of Russia.

Healthcare on the Hill

Healthcare on the Hill

The Senate voted to begin formal debate of healthcare legislation that would repeal major elements of Obamacare.

Fireflies light up the night in Mexico

Fireflies light up the night in Mexico

Tourists flock to sanctuaries near the town of Nanacamilpa in Mexico to watch fireflies as they gather to mate in the forest.

Going hungry in Yemen

Going hungry in Yemen

Millions are malnourished in Yemen where famine looms, the United Nations says, as a two-year war has led to a collapse in the economy and health system.

Santa's summer vacation

Santa's summer vacation

Santas get together for some summer festive fun at the annual World Santa Claus Congress in Denmark.

Deadly wildfires in southern Europe

Deadly wildfires in southern Europe

Firefighters battled wind-whipped infernos that have killed dozens in southern Europe.

Israel removes Jerusalem metal detectors

Israel removes Jerusalem metal detectors

Israel removes metal detectors from entrances to the Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City, hoping to calm days of bloodshed.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast