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Carnival 2017 Around the World

Carnival season is under way across Europe and the Americas.


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Americans at Work: A Husband Captures His Wife's World

This week, our “Americans at Work photo essay features photographs of Melissa Eich, a speech pathologist in Charlottesville, Virginia, taken by her husband Matt Eich.



Photos of the Week: 2/18–2/24

Flooding in California, unrest at town hall meetings across the U.S., the Naked Man Festival in Japan, continued fighting in Iraq and Syria, the end of a long-term protest in North Dakota, horse racing on a frozen Swiss lake, and much more.



10 Days Along the Border

Earlier this month, Agence France-Presse photographers Jim Watson and Guillermo Arias traveled the length of the U.S.–Mexico border.


A protestor stands in front of the burning campground at the Standing Rock Sioux reservation in North Dakota.

Dakota Access Pipeline Protesters Burn Their Camp Ahead of Evacuation

For months, protesters have camped in the frigid North Dakota winter, opposing the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. Recently, state officials ordered them to evacuate the campground, located on federal land, due to spring flooding.



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