Skip to content

This citizen journalism image provided by the Local Committee of Arbeen, authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows a Syrian man reacts as he carries a dead body of a Syrian girl after an alleged poisonous gas attack fired by regime forces, according to activists in Arbeen town of Damascus on Aug. 21, 2013. Syrian anti-government activists accused the regime of carrying out a toxic gas attack that killed at least 100 people, including many children as they slept, during intense artillery and rocket barrages on the eastern suburbs of Damascus, part of a fierce government offensive in the area. (Associated Press/Local Committee of Arbeen)
Photo by: Uncredited
This citizen journalism image provided by the Local Committee of Arbeen, authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows a Syrian man reacts as he carries a dead body of a Syrian girl after an alleged poisonous gas attack fired by regime forces, according to activists in Arbeen town of Damascus on Aug. 21, 2013. Syrian anti-government activists accused the regime of carrying out a toxic gas attack that killed at least 100 people, including many children as they slept, during intense artillery and rocket barrages on the eastern suburbs of Damascus, part of a fierce government offensive in the area. (Associated Press/Local Committee of Arbeen)

Featured Photo Galleries

1903-Springfield

Best combat rifles of all time

A combat rifle is a military service rifle that fires a full-power rifle cartridge, a mainstay of every modern army in the world. See the best combat rifles ever made.

Cavaliers Nets Basketball.JPEG-02e31.jpg

LeBron James' 'I can't breathe' T-shirt the latest display of politics on the playing field

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James on Monday night during pregame warmups wore an “I can’t breathe” T-shirt, referring to Eric Garner, who died after a New York police officer placed him in a chokehold during an arrest for selling loose cigarettes. The shirt, one of several featuring the slogan that have been seen around the league in recent days after a grand jury declined to indict the officer last week, is just one in a long history of political statements made by athletes on the playing field. Here are some others.