John Hinckley to Leave DC Mental Hospital

The man who attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan 35 years ago will leave a Washington psychiatric hospital to live full-time in Virginia on Sept. 10, his lawyer said Thursday. Continue reading “John Hinckley to Leave DC Mental Hospital”

Ukraine’s Endless War

Photos by Max Black

The gray-bearded officer’s summary of the war in eastern Ukraine is terse with weariness. Continue reading “Ukraine’s Endless War”

Hajj Pilgrimage 2016

Photos by Nariman El-Mofty

Muslim pilgrims have begun arriving at the holiest sites in Islam ahead of the annual hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia, with some weeping with their hands outstretched for a fleeting touch of the Kaaba. Continue reading “Hajj Pilgrimage 2016”

The Last Lightkeeper

Photos by Elise Amendola

The nation’s first and oldest lighthouse station and its unique keeper are celebrating a milestone. Continue reading “The Last Lightkeeper”

Venezuela Pets Go Hungry As Economic Crisis Deepens

Photos by Fernando Llano, Text by Fabiola Sanchez

Carlos Parra used to love waking up to see his pet albino boxer, Nina. Continue reading “Venezuela Pets Go Hungry As Economic Crisis Deepens”