Newsmakers and celebrities who have died this year.
Residents return home for the first time in four months after the Cumbre Vieja volcano eruption forced them to flee and covered homes in mounds of black ash.
Tonga's undersea volcanic eruption, that triggered tsunami warnings across the Pacific Ocean, led to an oil spill off the coast of Lima.
Russia has massed tens of thousands of troops on its borders with Ukraine, and Western states fear Moscow is planning a new assault on a country it invaded in 2014.
At least 13 people were killed and scores injured when a truck carrying explosives to a gold mine in western Ghana detonated, flattening a rural community.
Images from along the line of contact in Ukraine's eight-year war against Russian-backed forces in the Donbass region.
Scenes from U.S. President Joe Biden's first year in office.
People continue to line up for COVID tests and vaccines as infections continue to spread with the now-dominant Omicron variant.
A British-Belgian teen pilot Zara Rutherford became the youngest woman to fly solo around the world on Thursday and the first person to do so in a microlight plane after a five-month, five-continent odyssey in her Shark ultralight.