Photographer Mike Magers has always been more attracted to work that poses more questions than answers, and it was his aim for this book to deliver on that promise.
The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade has marked the official start of the holiday season, introducing a cherished march of magic that has dazzled generations of fans. Every year, this family tradition is seen by more than 3.5 million people in New York and about 50 million others around the world.
The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is an annual parade presented by the U.S.-based retail store chain Macy’s. The tradition started in 1924 and is the second-oldest Thanksgiving parade in the United States.
A collection of images — showing photos of modern-day mountain landscapes next to archive shots of the same scenes decades earlier — reveals the dramatic change.
At least 21 people were killed when the most powerful earthquake to hit Albania in decades shook the capital Tirana and the country's west and north on Tuesday, tearing down buildings and burying residents under rubble.
Here’s a look at some vintage Thanksgiving postcards, greeting cards and illustrations from the turn of the century to 1923. They don’t make them like that any more!
Sylvia. Dalila. Aminata. Céline. Julie. Their names are plastered on buildings and headlines across France, calling attention to their shared fate: Each was killed, allegedly by a current or former partner this year. More than 130 women have died from domestic violence this year alone in France, according to activists who track the deaths.
Revisiting the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, gunned down in a motorcade driving through Dallas on Nov. 22,1963.
Three anti-government protesters have been killed and 25 others injured amid ongoing clashes with Iraqi security forces near a strategic bridge in Baghdad.
Photographer Roman Robroek from the Netherlands snapped the images this summer in Băile Herculane, Romania. The spooky images show a once popular set of buildings in their now-decaying form after having been abandoned for hundreds of years.
Police breached a Hong Kong university campus held by protesters early Monday after an all-night siege that included firing repeated barrages of tear gas and water cannons. Anti-government protesters have barricaded themselves inside Hong Kong Polytechnic University for days.
Four people were killed and six more wounded when “unknown suspects” sneaked into a backyard filled with people at a party in central California and fired into the crowd, police said.
Jane Goodall Statues for Equality is a global mission to balance gender representation in public statues and honor women’s contribution to society.
Two people were killed and several others were injured Thursday during a shooting at Saugus High School in the city of Santa Clarita and the student gunman was in custody, authorities said.
A 24-year-old protester who identified herself as Kathy, poses for a portrait as a projector displays a photograph, previously taken during the unrest, over her at a protest in Hong Kong. An attempt last month to impose a city-wide mask ban only further inflamed the demonstrators, who now cover up in defiance. In smashing, spray-painting and shining lasers on surveillance cameras across the semi-autonomous Chinese territory, the demonstrators say they are fighting back against an omniscient state security apparatus that already envelops mainland China.
Tourists and Venetians alike have donned high boots and taken to temporary raised walkways to slosh through the high water that has hit much of the lagoon city.
The Berlin Wall was built in 1961 to stop East Germans fleeing to the West. At least 138 people were killed trying to escape to West Berlin, and many who were captured ended up in jail. (Reuters) See more news-related photo galleries and follow us on Yahoo News Photo Twitter and Tumblr.
Nov. 9, 2019, will mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, which quickly led to the collapse of the communist East German government. Revolutions across other communist countries of the East bloc soon followed.
It has been one year since the Camp Fire ripped through the town of Paradise, Calif., charring over 150,000 acres, killing 85 people and destroying more than 18,000 homes and businesses. After the fire, which was the deadliest in state history, the population of the town fell from roughly 26,000 residents to just over 2,000 and left many who still lived in nearby communities wondering how safe they really are.
Balogun Market, where the fires erupted, is one of Nigeria’s largest textile markets. The Balogun market sprawls across many blocks on Lagos Island. Fires and other disasters are frequent on Lagos Island where the Balogun market is located.
A poisonous haze envelops New Delhi every winter, caused by vehicle fumes, industrial emissions and smoke from agricultural burning in neighboring states. "Eyes are burning. (AFP) See more news-related photo galleries and follow us on Yahoo News Photo Twitter and Tumblr.
More than 50,000 people participated in the New York City Marathon this year. Here’s a look at how stressful it can be.
“As millions upload genetic results, many are learning devastating news.”
“Like cell phone data a decade ago, it’s hard to say how all this information might be employed in the future.”
“The crux of the problem is that our genetics are only a piece of the puzzle that influences our health.”
“The companies’ pie charts and fancy infographics are actually more like educated guesses than like census documents.”
“Ancestry is a legacy, not a bloodline. Our genetics may be one of the most valuable things we own, but it’s never the whole story.”