American soldier Chad Flemming, returning home from Afghanistan, meets his baby daughter for the first time.
Shelter From the Storm
Two children in Mumbai, India, protect a stray dog as a monsoon rages in June 2013.
Dan Jury carries his grandfather Frank Tugend, an 81-year-old coal miner suffering from arteriosclerosis, three weeks before he died in 1974.
A Family Divided
In 2013, Gorete Borges Teodoro clasps hands with her daughter Renata as they stand on opposite sides of the U.S.-Mexico border fence in Nogales, Arizona. Gorete was deported six years earlier.
The Final Salute
John F. Kennedy Jr. salutes his father's coffin at President Kennedy's funeral in 1963.
Music of the Heart
A boy weeps while playing at the funeral of his music teacher, who taught him the violin.
Sea of Love
In Cape Town, a woman helps her mother dip her toes in the sea.
After an Acid Attack
A 3-year-old Iranian girl embraces her mother. Both were burned and disfigured when the girl's father poured acid over the two of them as they slept.
The Long Goodbye
In 2013, Clara Gantt, 94, weeps over the casket of her husband, whose remains were returned 63 years after he was declared missing in action during the Korean War.
At Long Last Love
Phyllis Siegel, 76, and Connie Kopelov, 84, the first same-sex couple to marry in Manhattan.
State of Play
A father and son share a playful, carefree moment at the beach.
Found at Last
A woman is reunited with her dog in La Plata, a city hit hard by the 2013 Argentina floods.
Together for Battle
Photographer Angelo Merendino shaves the head of his wife Jennifer after she began treatment for breast cancer in 2013.
Love Without Borders
A South Korean man cries as his brother returns to North Korea after a government-sanctioned visit in October 2010.
Worth Every Second
An exhausted mother cries joyful tears after giving birth.
A son spends his last moments with his 103-year-old father.
Please Don't Leave
A mother comforts her son, who's sad to see his brother go on the first day of school.
Losing a Best Friend
A woman weeps as her dog is about to be put down.
Still in Tune
A New York couple, together 72 years when this photo was taken, play a duet in 2011.
Remains of the Day
A couple embraces in the ruble of their home in Moore, Oklahoma, where the 2013 tornado produced winds up to 210 mph.
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