Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

At the Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi death camp, a woman wrapped in an Israel flag participates in the annual March of the Living, which remembers the 6 million Jews killed during the Holocaust.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JANEK SKARZYNSKI / AFP

Police detain supporters of a female punk band outside a court where the detention of three of the band's members is under review. Five members of the band briefly seized the pulpit of Moscow's Christ the Savior Cathedral in February to chant, "Mother Mary, drive Putin away." Three of them were arrested and detained, and a Moscow court is considering extending the detention.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ivan Sekretarev / Associated Press

Rescue workers help a survivor named Nitesh, buried for more than 72 hours, out from the rubble of a three-story blanket factory that collapsed Sunday night with workers inside.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Shammi Mehra / Associated Press

Enveloped by a sandstorm, Iraqi soldiers inspect damage after the detonation of two car bombs added to a wave of bombings and shootings across the country that have killed at least 35 people and wounded dozens more.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AFP

Firefighters search a bus after an accident killed more than a dozen people and injured many others. Early Thursday, the bus fell into a ravine along a mountain road, according to police.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Juan Karita / Associated Press

At Dulles International Airport, the space shuttle Discovery is suspended from a sling held by two cranes while the NASA 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft is pushed back from underneath. NASA is transferring Discovery, the first orbiter to be retired from its fleet, to the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. Discovery completed 39 missions, spent 365 days in space, orbited the Earth 5,830 times and traveled 148,221,675 miles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BILL INGALLS / NASA

A visitor interacts with a light installation by British-born artist Anthony McCall as the Hamburger Bahnhof museum ramps up for the exhibition "Anthoy McCall: Five Minutes of Pure Sculpture," opening April 20.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: STEPHANIE PILICK / DPA

Women paratroops pose for photos after a drill held at the northern Hsinchu airbase. Taiwan tested its ability to defend one of its largest air bases against Chinese invasion.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MANDY CHENG / AFP

Farmer She Ping allows himself to be covered in honeybees.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: STR / AFP

Before a state ceremonial inspection in Hyde Park, Capt. Owen Beynon Brown of the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery introduces his dog, Lord Percy, to Tango the horse.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Oli Scarff / Getty Images

More galleries on Framework

return to gallery

Pictures in the News | April 19, 2012

U.S. Air Force photographer Russell Scalf honored as military photographer of the year

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Russell Scalf has been named the military photographer of the year for work done in 2013. Scalf’s work was among thousands of photos reviewed by...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 19, 2012

Pictures in the News | Jan. 16, 2012

In today's Pictures in the News: Lunar New Year preparations in Malaysia, sunrise at the Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial in Washington, D.C., continuing rescue efforts...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 19, 2012

Funeral for a Hollywood legend: The death of Marilyn Monroe

Aug. 8, 1962: Days after actress Marilyn Monroe's death at 36, family and close friends held an intimate funeral with only 31 mourners. The actress died of an apparent...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 19, 2012

In Thursday’s Pictures in the News: The annual March of the Living is held at the Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi death camp in Poland; Iraqi soliders inspect debris following two car bombs in Ramadi; the space shuttle Discovery is lifted off a NASA 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft at Washington Dulles International Airport as it is transfered to the National Air and Space Museum. And there’s more.

No comments yet

Add a comment or a question.

If you are under 13 years of age you may read this message board, but you may not participate. Here are the full legal terms you agree to by using this comment form.

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until they've been approved.

Required

Required, will not be published