Photo Essays

Meet America’s Young Fight League Kids

Miikka Pirinen’s photographs provoke strong reactions every time they’re seen. “People often think that these kids have been forced to fight,” the Finnish...

Immigration Detention in Arizona

Photographer John Moore documents the detention and incarceration of undocumented aliens in the wake of the April 2010 passage of the Support Our Law Enforcement...

John McCain's Big Night

The Senator from Arizona accepts his party's nomination with a pledge to end partisan rancor.

Photos: A Murder by the Border

For the people who live along the Arizona Mexico divide, a March 2010 murder reverberates. Photographs by Christopher Morris / VII for TIME

Sarah Palin and the Tea Party

The former Republican vice-presidential nominee stumps for John McCain in Arizona and speaks at a national Tea Party rally in Nevada

"Smart Sponges" Purify Stormwater

A Scottsdale, Arizona company finds a market for its "Smart Sponges", chemically-engineered filters that effectively — and cheaply — purify storm-water runoff

President Obama Goes West

The President visits Colorado, Montana and Arizona to discuss his health-care plan and drops in on Yellowstone National Park Photographs by Olivier Douliery...

John McCain's Campaign Farewell

The GOP nominee concedes defeat at a somber gathering at the Biltmore Hotel in Phoenix, Arizona Photographs for TIME by Christopher Morris / VII and Danny...