APTOPIX Peru Illegal Miners Photo Gallery

Photos by Rodrigo Abd

Peru has sent 1,000 police into its southeastern jungles to dismantle illegal gold-mining camps, just weeks before the country hosts global climate talks. Continue reading

Greece Macedonian Legacy

Photos by Petros Giannakouris

They were the ancient world’s ultimate social climbers. Continue reading

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APTOPIX India Daily Life

For this week’s installment of AP’s Daily Life series, we feature photography from all over the world: Indian flower vendors arrange rose petals and garlands, a Chinese paramilitary police stands outside the Forbidden city, and a paraglider flies around the Christ the Redeemer statue.

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Mideast Egypt FGM Survivors Photo Gallery

Photos by Nariman El-Mofty

Raslan Fadl, the first doctor in Egypt to be put on trial for committing female genital mutilation, is still practicing even through a 13-year-old girl died after he performed the procedure. Continue reading

Alaska Whale Photo Gallery

Photos & Text by Gregory Bull

In Barrow, Alaska, it all begins with a euphoric voice over a crackling radio: “Hey, hey, hey!” Continue reading