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Slideshow Archive

Battling Islamic State for oil
Tue, Aug 30 2016

Militias and government forces fight Islamic State for control of oil facilities.

Notting Hill Carnival
Mon, Aug 29 2016

Revelers take to the street for the Notting Hill Carnival in London.

VMA highlights
Mon, Aug 29 2016

Beyonce performed a medley including her hit "Lemonade" and Britney made her return to the MTV Video Music Awards stage.

Afropunk music festival
Mon, Aug 29 2016

Revelers at the annual music festival in Brooklyn.

Rescue in the Mediterranean
Mon, Aug 29 2016

Hundreds of migrants were pulled to safety from overcrowded dinghies by a Spanish humanitarian organization off the coast of Libya.

World Bog Snorkelling Championships
Mon, Aug 29 2016

Participants try to navigate a bog in the quickest time during the World Bog Snorkelling Championships in Wales.

Battling Islamic State in Libya
Mon, Aug 29 2016

Libyan fighters close in on the last Islamic State militant holdouts in the coastal city of Sirte.

Red carpet at the VMAs
Mon, Aug 29 2016

Fashion arrivals for the MTV Video Music Awards.

Military music on the Red Square
Fri, Aug 26 2016

Military bands and folk groups perform during the International Military Music Festival in Moscow's Red Square.

Photos of the week
Fri, Aug 26 2016

Our top photos from the past week.

Top Slideshows

Look who's at Wimbledon

Famous faces in the stands at the tennis tournament.

Fendi at the Fountain

Fendi celebrates their 90th anniversary with a show at Rome's famed Trevi fountain.

Nigeria's booming music scene

Each night as darkness descends on Lagos, Nigeria's commercial capital, sweat-drenched young men and women descend on the megacity's numerous nightclubs to dance to the latest hit songs.