From fireworks to sea bathing to wishing spheres, here’s a look at New Year celebrations around the world and in Baltimore.
Look back at photos taken by official White House photographers in 2013 with commentary from Pete Souza.
Supporters await the release of Palestinian prisoners, gunfire erupts in Kinshasa, the sun sets in Karachi for the last time in 2013, and more in today’s daily brief.
Dec. 30 Daily Brief: Romania’s “bear dance,” wintertime swimmers brave icy waters in Russia and “wishing spheres” for New Year’s in Singapore
Dec. 30 Daily Brief: Romania’s “bear dance,” wintertime swimmers brave icy waters in Russia, “wishing spheres” for New Year’s in Singapore and more in today’s daily brief.
“Rough Cut” is a loose edit from The Baltimore Sun’s photographic coverage of the National Football League. Fanatic fans, marching bands, cheerleaders and lots of game action are just part of the spectacle that is the NFL. This week, photojournalist Karl Merton Ferron photographed the Ravens as they lost to the Cincinnati Bengals, 34-17, at Paul Brown Stadium. With this loss the Ravens miss the playoffs for the first time since 2007.
Anderson Silva’s attempt to recapture the Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight belt ended Saturday night in a grotesque lower left leg injury that casts the 38-year-old’s fighting future into doubt.
The growing popularity of e-cigarettes has not escaped the notice of the industry’s critics, who have stepped up calls for new regulations, including bans on their use in public places, even though the scientific evidence about exposure to their vapors remains inconclusive.
Winter swimmers, playing cricket, Greenpeace activists release and more in today’s daily brief.