Isaac barely had hurricane-strength winds when it blew ashore southwest of New Orleans a year ago, but its effects are still apparent in coastal areas where it flooded thousands of homes.
Hundreds of firefighters have been deployed to protect communities in the path of the Rim Fire raging north of Yosemite National Park.
See the stars arrive and some backstage photos from the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards.
This gallery contains photos published August 16-22, 2013.
Some of the Philippines’ heaviest rains on record fell for a second day, turning the capital’s roads into rivers and trapping tens of thousands of people in homes and shelters.
This gallery contains photos published July 25-August 1, 2013.
A series of explosions rocked a central Florida propane gas plant and sent “boom after boom after boom” through the neighborhood around it.
This gallery contains photos published July 18-25, 2013.
Britain’s Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge make first appearance with their newborn son.
The baby will be third in line to become Britain’s monarch, after Prince Charles and Prince William.
This gallery contains photos published July 11-18, 2013.