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Building collapse in New York

A residential apartment building collapses in New York City's East Village.

Wreckage in the Alps

Images from the French Alps terrain where the Germanwings plane crashed.

A history of black boxes

A look at the development of flight recorders or 'black boxes' since the 1950s.

Mad Men's Black and Red Ball

Cast members of "Mad Men" celebrate the final seven episodes with a Black and Red Ball in Los Angeles.

In pursuit of Kurdish peace

Inside a community of Kurds in Turkey's southeast.

Air strikes on Yemen

Saudi Arabia and Arab allies bomb Shi'ite Muslim rebels fighting to oust Yemen's president.

Mourning for Germanwings flight

The world mourns for 150 people on board a Germanwings airliner that crashed in the French Alps.

Growing up in Gaza

Childhood moments from the northern Gaza Strip.

Fight for a historic Syrian town

Rebels capture the UNESCO World Heritage site of Bosra al-Sham from Syrian forces.

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Iowa: America's heartland

Iowa, with its endless farm fields and quiet towns, is gearing up for its starring role in the U.S. presidential elections.  Full Coverage 

Soburn, an 11-year-old girl, collects what can be used as food for pigs at a landfill dumpsite outside Siem Reap March 19, 2015. A second-grade student, she helps her parents in the morning collecting usable items at the dumpsite where they live before going to school in the afternoon. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Living on rubbish

Anlong Pi, an eight-hectare dumpsite situated close to the famous Cambodian resort province of Siem Reap, has recently become a tourist attraction in its own right.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Andrew Cullen

In pursuit of the American dream

As recently as last spring, unskilled workers could show up in oil-producing North Dakota and vie for salaries north of $100,000 per year. Not anymore.  Full Coverage 

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Lynched by the crowd

An enraged crowd lynches a man they suspect of being involved in a suicide attack on a church in Lahore. Reuters Photographer Mohsin Raza tells the story behind the picture.   Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Thomas Peter

It's raining cats

An army of feral cats rules a remote fishing island in southern Japan, outnumbering humans six to one.  Full Coverage