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Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Conflict in East Ukraine

Ukraine accuses Russia of launching a new military incursion.

The Jolie-Pitt family album

Growing up with Brad and Angelina.

Brangelina get married

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were married Saturday in France, a spokesman for the couple says.

Inside Scotland's Parliament

Behind the scenes of Scotland's Parliament in Edinburgh on the day of the last session before the independence referendum.

Deadly spiral of Honduras

Honduras has drug gangs, corruption and the world's highest murder rate, while neighboring Nicaragua has fended off these problems.

Hurricane surf

Heavy and potentially dangerous surf from Hurricane Marie drew crowds of surfers and spectators to the California coast.

Militants seize Golan Heights crossing

Al Qaeda's Syria wing Nusra Front capture a border crossing from Syrian forces across the border from Israel.

Oil spill in Mexico

The San Juan river will take months to clean up after a Pemex pipeline ruptured when thieves attempted to tap into it.

Gaza celebrates ceasefire

Israel and Hamas agree to a ceasefire.


Frontlines of Ebola

Stopping the worst outbreak in history.  Slideshow 

REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Inside Hamas tunnels

A rare tour of Hamas' network of Gaza tunnels.  Slideshow 


Pictures of the month: July

Our top news photography from last month.  Slideshow 

REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Under the Iron Dome

Sirens sound as rockets land deep inside Israel.  Slideshow 

REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Being Elmo

A day in the life of a Times Square Elmo.  Slideshow 


Inside North Korea

Rare scenes from within the hermit kingdom.   Slideshow 

REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly

Gaza in ruins

A half-million Gazans have been displaced.  Slideshow