Pictures

Editor's choice

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Funeral for Kurdish fighters

The last rites for three fighters killed in Kobani during clashes with Islamic State.

After the Ottawa attack

Canada mourns a soldier killed by a gunman who rampaged through Parliament.

WWI unearthed

Artifacts discovered on the battlefields of World War One.

The barricades of Hong Kong

Five weeks have passed since pro-democracy protesters began blocking major roads.

Ebola in New York

A doctor who worked in West Africa with Ebola patients has tested positive for the deadly virus.

THE WYLD ballet

Choreographers and dancers from the world's largest ballet company perform a $13.5 million stage spectacle in Germany.

Celebrity portraits

Up close and personal with famous faces.

Air strikes on Kobani

The U.S.-led strikes on Islamic State militants in the Syrian border town.

Festival of lights

Images from Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights.