Fri, Jul 27 2012 at 10:48 PM
Millions of people around the globe gather to watch the whimsical opening of the 2012 London Olympic Games.
Fri, Jul 27 2012 at 3:01 PM
Fans and athletes prepare for the official opening of London 2012, when all eyes turn to the British capital.
Fri, Jul 27 2012 at 11:06 AM
At least 2 people were killed on July 26 when powerful thunderstorms barreled across the Northeast, knocking out power and downing trees.
Thu, Jul 26 2012 at 11:05 AM
Rohan Ajit Kokane, 11, is the roller limbo record-holder for the riding the longest distance on roller skates underneath a row of cars.
Wed, Jul 25 2012 at 11:03 AM
The 2 cheetah cubs — a male and a female — will be named after the fastest American male and female runners in the Olympics' 100-meter dash.
Tue, Jul 24 2012 at 10:46 AM
Bodyboarders try their luck against massive barreling waves during the Shark Island Challenge in Sydney, Australia.
Mon, Jul 23 2012 at 12:16 PM
Sri Lankan elephant populations have been making a comeback in recent years because of increased conservation measures.
Fri, Jul 20 2012 at 12:10 PM
NASA astronaut captures breathtaking images of the southern lights from the International Space Station.
Thu, Jul 19 2012 at 10:23 AM
Former NFL football player and amateur photographer Dhani Jones generates buzz after capturing a stunning image of yesterday's torrential rain storm rolling through New York City.
Wed, Jul 18 2012 at 11:50 AM
More than 200 mountain gorillas call Virunga National Park home, and the park's residents account for about a quarter of the world's population of the species.