Exiting Earth's Orbit
Shaun White of the United States performs during the men's Olympic halfpipe snowboard final. White took home the gold medal.
Attack In Austin
In this image made from KVUE-TV video, smoke billows from a seven-story building after a small private plane crashed into the building in Austin, Texas.
'Warrior' Roger Ebert
Esquire sat down with Roger Ebert 'It has been nearly four years since Roger Ebert lost his lower jaw and his ability to speak... That television's most famous movie critic is rarely seen and never heard, but his words have never stopped.' It makes life a little bit better to know an icon is still fighting.
His Holiness and The Dalai Lama
The President met this morning at the White House with His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama. The President stated his strong support for the preservation of Tibet’s unique religious, cultural and linguistic identity and the protection of human rights for Tibetans in the People’s Republic of China.
Members of Mangueira samba school performs during carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro.