Editor's choice

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Lost at sea

Drowned migrants are laid to rest in the pauper's section of a cemetery on the Greek island of Lesbos.

Inside North Korea

Life inside the capital Pyongyang ahead of the 70th anniversary of the ruling Workers' Party.

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Unrest in Lebanon

Security forces fire tear gas and water cannons to break up an anti-government protest in Beirut.

Flooding in South Carolina

Torrential rains leave at least eight dead.

France train attack hero stabbed

Spencer Stone, who helped subdue a gunman on a Paris-bound train in August, was repeatedly stabbed in Sacramento.

Jerusalem on edge

Recent weeks have seen rising tensions in the region.

Cubs beat Pirates

The Chicago Cubs defeat the Pittsburgh Pirates in the NL Wild Card game.

Taiwan on China's shores

Rustic Kinmen islands, closer in distance to China than Taiwan, lie in a bay across from the high-rises of booming Xiamen, China.

Streets of Tehran

Glimpses of daily life in the Iranian capital.