Iraq Troops Return Home in Time for the Holidays

Wednesday, Dec. 07, 2011

One of the last large groups of troops returns to its base in Washington on the last charter flight from Iraq

Animals Are Outside Today

Friday, Jun. 24, 2011

Chicago-based photographer Colleen Plumb explores the contradictory relationship between humans and animals

Pearl Harbor Through the Eyes of a LIFE Photographer

Tuesday, Dec. 06, 2011

Bob Landry, one of the only professional photographers in the Pacific during the attacks on Pearl Harbor, recorded the devastation for America's most visual magazine

Scores Killed in Attacks on Afghan Shi'ites

Tuesday, Dec. 06, 2011

Bomb blasts kill nearly 60 Ashura Worshipers

The Disappearance of the Borscht Belt Hotels

Thursday, Jun. 23, 2011

Heidi Warner's photographs function as a sociological record, bringing awareness to the present state of the once-popular Borscht Belt resorts

Elizabeth Taylor's Belongings Go on Auction

Friday, Dec. 02, 2011

Christie's puts the actress's clothes, jewels and other personal items up for sale

Massive Drug Tunnel Found on US and Mexico Border

Friday, Dec. 02, 2011

Authorities say tunnel is most elaborate ever

Photos: Waiting at the Drive-In

Wednesday, Jun. 22, 2011

Photographer Greg Miller studies his subjects, makes their acquaintance at state fairs, on gas station parking lots, at the drive-in. He figures out who they are and what they stand for

Holiday Decorations Shine at the White House

Thursday, Dec. 01, 2011

The 2011 Christmas decorations at the White House honor military families and feature a 400-lb. White House gingerbread house and 37 Christmas trees

Over Three Million Filipino Coins To Break An American Record

Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2011

Over 1,000 Filipino volunteers form a 70-kilometer line of coins to set a new Guinness World Record

Public Workers Strike in the UK

Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2011

Two million walked off the job in protest of the government's austerity measures and pension cuts

Animal Magic: Portraits of Nature's Majesty

Monday, Jun. 20, 2011

In the first of an occasional series, LightBox presents a broad selection of recent news images that reveal the endless wonder of the animal kingdom.

Stalin's Daughter Lana Peters

Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011

The woman also known as Svetlana Alliluyeva, who spent her life grappling with her past reputation, dies at age 85

Iranian Protesters Storm the British Embassy

Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011

Hard-liners break in to the U.K's diplomatic mission in Tehran

Politics and Golf Through the Years

Saturday, Jun. 18, 2011

Egyptians Head to the Polls

Monday, Nov. 28, 2011

Vast numbers of voters cast ballots in a parliamentary election

Outer Space Photos: Scenes from the Saturn Mission

Thursday, Jun. 16, 2011

Cassini's lens focuses on matter never explored by humans

Black Friday

Friday, Nov. 25, 2011

Anticipating big bargains, thousands across the U.S. line up for the beginning of the holiday shopping season

Republicans Take over New Hampshire

Thursday, Jun. 16, 2011

Brooks Kraft spent the weekend documenting the first step in the long road to the 2012 presidential election

A Visual History of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Thursday, Nov. 24, 2011

A look back at the iconic Turkey Day tradition, now in its 85th year

Making Carpets in Iran

Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011

The ancient Persian art is alive and well

Mission to Saturn: Images from the Final Frontier

Thursday, Jun. 16, 2011

The images — each taking more than two days to travel back to Earth — recorded cosmic ray trails, Saturn's F-ring and shepherd moons.

David Beckham Announces Retirement

Thursday, May. 16, 2013

The former Manchester United and England soccer captain calls it a day at the age of 38. He's the only English player to have won championships in four countries, and helped raise the profile of the sport in America by playing for the LA Galaxy.

Theater of War: Inside Gaddafi's Libya

Wednesday, Jun. 15, 2011

NYPD Arrest Man in Terrorism Plot

Monday, Nov. 21, 2011

Police say Jose Pimentel planned to bomb U.S. troops returning home from Iraq and Afghanistan

Pope Benedict XVI Visits Benin

Friday, Nov. 18, 2011

The pontiff makes his second trip to the African country

Aerial Scenes from the Aftermath of Japan's Earthquake and Tsunami

Friday, Nov. 18, 2011

Photographs by Greg Baker / AP

Italian Protesters Challenge Austerity

Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011

Demonstrators take to the streets in cities across Italy

Doctored Photos: The Tricky Art of the Altered Image

Monday, Jun. 13, 2011

As we consume images, we should take a moment to reflect, not just on how we manipulate and change them, but also on how we are manipulated and changed by them

Photos: Portraits of a Revolution

Sunday, Jun. 12, 2011

Kuwaitis Storm Parliament

Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2011

Thousands of protesters occupy the capitol, seeking the ouster of the Prime Minister

Fotokonbit: Putting Cameras in Haitian Hands

Sunday, Jun. 12, 2011

As the world's attention moves away from Haiti, a new project gives Haitians an opportunity to represent themselves through photography

Iranians Rally in Support of Nuclear Technology

Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2011

Demonstrators make a symbolic human shield around the Isfahan Uranium Conversion Facility

Scenes from India's Sonepur Mela

Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011

Photographs by Daniel Berehulak / Getty Images

Protest Graffiti Art in Athens

Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011

Works on the streets of the Greek capital reflect anger over the economic crisis

Russia Launches a Manned Rocket in a Snowstorm

Monday, Nov. 14, 2011

A Russian and American crew leave from the launching pad in Baikonur, Kazakhstan on a mission to reman the International Space Station

Justin Maxon: When the Spirit Moves

Friday, Jun. 10, 2011

Photographer Justin Maxon writes for Lightbox on the tragedy of Chester and his plans to use his work there to benefit the community.

New Photos from Inside Fukushima

Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011

Officials give the media a tour

First Glance: LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph

Thursday, Jun. 09, 2011

The three-day photography event returns to Charlottesville, Va., June 9-11 with a lineup of exhibitions, outdoor projections and a lecture series curated by Thode and Kathy Ryan, director of photography for The New York Times Magazine

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