Oct 30

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The Aftermath of Post-Tropical Storm Sandy

Hurricane Sandy was downgraded to a post-tropical storm on Monday after it made landfall on the New Jersey coast. But the super storm packed a punch, leaving 8.1 million homes and businesses without power, closing transportation. The damage is currently…

Oct 29

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Hurricane Sandy Hits Mid-Atlantic

Hurricane Sandy, which is being called a "superstorm", began bearing down on the East Coast of the United States on Monday. Cities in New York, Delware and New Jersey saw flooding before the hurricane made landfall. These photos follow Sandy's…

Oct 29

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Greece’s Obesity Crisis

Jon Miller of Homelands Productions traveled to the Greek island of Crete to find out why its obesity rate has increased over the years. He took these photos along the way.

Oct 26

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Hurricane Sandy Sweeps Along East Coast

Hurricane Sandy is moving along the East Coast of the United States. The category one storm has left the Bahamas and is traveling north, leaving a trail a destruction through the Caribbean and blowing into Florida.

Oct 25

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Aleppo Souk: Then and Now

Gun battles in old Aleppo, Syria, have reduced the place to pockmarked piles of rubble, including the ancient marketplace, or "souk". A slideshow shows what the historical site was like before and after the clashes in late September.

Oct 22

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Beirut Bombing Fallout

A car bombing Friday killed an intelligence chief in Beirut, Lebanon. Mourners paid tribute at his funeral on Monday as gunbattles continued.

Oct 16

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Continuing King’s Legacy

To mark the 2011 opening of the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial in Washington D.C., Washington Post photographer Nikki Khan created a portrait series featuring civil rights leaders who have carried on the legacy of King.

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