Full story - September 30, 2019
Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah casts his vote at a polling station in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Full story - September 30, 2019
A Kashmiri man is shown squeezing his body through a chain link and wooden barricade.
Few people step outside Anchar, a neighborhood ringed by steel barricades and razor wire in Indian Kashmir, where police have imposed a weeks-long regionwide clampdown to stifle protests.
Full story - September 26, 2019
Newly elected French President Jacques Chirac talks on his car phone in Paris.
Jacques Chirac shaped his style in the mould of post-war leader Charles de Gaulle, seeking to strengthen France's status as a player on the world stage.
Full story - September 25, 2019
Chair of IPCC Hoesung Lee presents Monaco's Prince Albert II with the special report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate Context at UN in New York.
Days after youth climate strike, a new report by a UN-backed panel of experts found that radical action may yet avert some of the worst possible outcomes of global warming.
Full story - September 25, 2019
US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is shown wearing a dark dress and pearls while surrounded by reporters.
US President Donald Trump asked Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy in a July telephone call to investigate whether former Vice President Joe Biden shut down an investigation into a company that employed his son, a summary of the call released by the Trump administration on Wednesday showed.
Full story - September 24, 2019
Nancy Pelosi walks up to a podium with a line of American flags set up behind it
"No one is above the law," Pelosi said as she said the US House of Representatives would begin a formal impeachment inquiry.
Full story - September 26, 2019
Two firefighters are shown in silloette holding hoses and spraying water against a backdrop of orange blazing fire.
From soon after sunrise, a group of volunteers gathers every day on Indonesia's portion of Borneo island to throw themselves into the desperate fight against the worst forest fires in years.
Full story - September 20, 2019
Several young people are shown laying down on the ground with placards protesting for climate change action.
With world leaders about to gather in New York for a UN Climate Action Summit next week, millions of young people from Australia to Iceland took off from school or work on Friday to demand urgent measures to stop environmental catastrophe.
Full story - September 13, 2019
Four girls sit in a row of protesters, one with a long braid is speaking and gesturing with her hands.
A demonstration across the street from the White House Friday marked the first high-profile event of Greta Thunberg's six-day visit to Washington, intended to pressure the Trump administration ahead of a United Nations Climate Summit.
Full story - September 10, 2019
John Bolton adjusts his glasses in a file photo
But Bolton can lay claim to one victory during his tenure at the Trump White House: getting the US out of the Iran nuclear deal.