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Jerusalem Gay Pride attack

An Orthodox Jewish assailant attacks and stabs six participants in the annual Gay Pride march in Jerusalem.

Death of the Dead Sea

The Dead Sea is shrinking, and as its waters vanish at a rate of more than one meter a year, hundreds of sinkholes are devouring land where the shoreline once stood.

Olympic aspirations

Inside Zhangjiakou and Beijing, China and Almaty, Kazakhstan, candidate cities for the 2022 Winter Olympics.

Body cam of Cincinnati shooting

Footage from police body cameras when University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing pulled over Samuel Dubose.

A year without home in Ukraine

More than 400 residents displaced by the conflict in eastern Ukraine have been sheltered at a sanatorium since last summer.

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Alternative medicine for animals

The Brasilia zoo's veterinary hospital uses acupuncture and laser therapy to improve the health and well-being of animals with chronic diseases.

Suspected MH370 debris found

Malaysia is "almost certain" that plane debris found on Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean is from a Boeing 777.

Walker: Harleys, Winnebagos and politics

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker takes his campaign for the Republican candidacy nationwide.

Rio from above

Aerial views of Brazil's seaside metropolis.

REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Creeping vines, abandoned village

Just a handful of people still live in a village on Shengshan Island east of Shanghai that was once home to more than 2,000 fishermen.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Behind the scenes of the Tour de France

Photographing the 102nd Tour de France cycling race comes with highs and lows: the buzz from capturing just the right image, the tedium of long journeys, the painstaking set-up of equipment, the breath-taking scenery.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

Obama's ancestral home

President Obama’s ancestral village of Kogelo is home to his Kenyan family and the burial place of his father.   Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Johnny Milano

Inside the Ku Klux Klan

Some 150 years after the end of the Civil War, a culture of cross burnings and white supremacy still exists on the margins in America today.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Old traditions, new pastures

Modern-day shepherds may have mobile phones to keep in touch with family and friends, but their lifestyle has changed little for centuries.  Full Coverage