Iran 2017 Elections

Iranians head to the polls for presidential vote

President Hassan Rouhani, a moderate, is facing off against conservative frontrunner Ebrahim Raisi.

Iranians head to the polls for presidential vote

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Palestinians take to the streets for Nakba Day

Every May 15, demonstrators mark the expulsion of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians during the creation of Israel.

Palestinians take to the streets for Nakba Day

Humanitarian crises

Week in pictures: From Macron to Moon

From French president to South Korea's president and Iranian presidential election campaign, here is the week in photos.

Week in pictures: From Macron to Moon

Weather

Fighting to save the last of Canada's giant trees

A century of commercial logging has placed primeval forests, and their thriving ecosystems, on the cusp of extinction.

Fighting to save the last of Canada's giant trees

Emmanuel Macron

Macron: 'Tonight, you won. France won'

Tens of thousands attend celebration party to welcome 39-year-old Emmanuel Macron as the republic's new president.

Macron: 'Tonight, you won. France won'