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Slideshow Archive

Messi's biggest fan flees
Tue, May 3 2016

Five-year-old Murtaza Ahmedi, fan of Argentine soccer star Lionel Messi, has fled his home because his family feared he could be kidnapped after he became an unlikely Internet sensation.

Stranded in Athens' ghost airport
Tue, May 3 2016

Stranded refugees and migrants, most of them Afghans, are temporarily accommodated in Athens' disused Hellenikon airport.

First responders of Syria
Tue, May 3 2016

The members of Syria's civil defense are often the first on the scene to the chaos of civil war.

Distant planets
Tue, May 3 2016

Far-away planets in our galaxy and beyond.

Journalists in the line of fire
Tue, May 3 2016

Highlighting the work of journalists in hostile environments to mark World Press Freedom Day.

Met Costume Gala
Tue, May 3 2016

Style at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's annual Costume Institute Benefit gala celebrating the opening of "Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology".

Leicester City dreams come true
Tue, May 3 2016

Premier League's Leicester City takes the title as nearest pursuers Tottenham Hotspur squandered a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 against Chelsea.

Jack In The Green
Mon, May 2 2016

Revelers 'unleash the spirit of summer' by 'slaying' Jack in the Green in Britain.

Burning ivory
Mon, May 2 2016

105 tons of ivory and a tonne of rhino horn burn after it was confiscated from smugglers and poachers at the Nairobi National Park.

Cruising to Cuba
Mon, May 2 2016

The first U.S. cruise ship to arrive in Cuba in decades received a warm welcome from Havana residents who gathered at the wharf in the colonial old city.

Top Slideshows

Celebrities go to Washington

Famous faces advocate at U.S. Senate hearings.

The Huntsman: Winter's War premiere

Charlize Theron, Emily Blunt, Jessica Chastain and Chris Hemsworth hit the red carpet.

Game of Thrones premiere

Jon Snow is a no-show at the season six premiere.