Editor's choice

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Air strikes in Syria

The United States and several Arab allies launch strikes on IS targets in Syria.

Along the Ukraine border

The ongoing conflict in east Ukraine.

In the oil sands

Reuters photographer Todd Korol examines the oil sands industry in Alberta.

Fighting California`s King Fire

Crews continue to battle the massive California wildfire.

The hip-hop rich list

The top-earning rappers this past year.

Celebrity protesters

Famous faces join political demonstrations on the streets.

Hong Kong students demand democracy

University students in Hong Kong demand greater democracy as they launch a week-long boycott of classes.

Fleeing the Islamic State

Refugees flood into Turkey as the Islamic State closes in on a Syrian town.

Flood Wall Street protest

Demonstrators march through New York's financial district to protest climate change.

Prisoner-of-war swap in Ukraine

Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists exchange POWs as part of the terms of the current ceasefire.

REUTERS/Noah Berger

Wildfire in California

The King Fire rages in the Golden State.   Slideshow 

REUTERS/Stringer

Pictures of the month: August

Our top news photography from last month.  Full Article 

REUTERS/2Tango

In the Ebola hot zone

In and around the Ebola quarantine zones.  Slideshow 

REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

Burning Man

Scenes from this year's festival in Nevada.  Slideshow