Typhoon Goni Makes Landfall in Philippines

Here’s what you need to know: ImageMembers of the Philippine Coast Guard evacuating residents of Camarines Sur Province on Saturday ahead of the storm.Credit…Philippine Coast Guard, via Associated Press ‘Catastrophic winds’ predicted as the storm hits. Typhoon Goni, expected to be the strongest storm to hit the Philippines this year, made landfall early Sunday with

As the U.S. Election Nears, the World Holds Its Breath

JERUSALEM — If the world could vote in Tuesday’s presidential election, Israel would be one of the reddest places on the globe. Israel’s right-wing government has been showered with political favors by the Trump White House and backed to the hilt, culminating in normalization deals with three Arab countries that made the Middle East suddenly

Witnessing Peru’s Enduring, if Altered, Snow Star Festival

At the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, with travel restrictions in place worldwide, we launched a new series — The World Through a Lens — in which photojournalists help transport you, virtually, to some of our planet’s most beautiful and intriguing places. This week, Danielle Villasana shares a collection of images from southeastern Peru. Stubbornly