Photo Essays

The Landscape of Cancer Treatment

As photographer Jeff Jacobson underwent his own rounds of chemotherapy, he began exploring the painfully beautiful scenes where the battle against cancer is...

Cancer Survivors' Inspirational Stories

Participants at a Lance Armstrong LIVESTRONG Challenge in Philadelphia reflect on ways their battle with the disease has changed their lives. Photographs...

Faces of Breast Cancer

Portraits of survivors attending a summit on the disease organized by Susan G. Komen for the Cure, photographed by Tamas Dezso for TIME

Venezuela Mourns the Death of Hugo Chavez

Following the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, scores of mourners took to the streets of Caracas to mourn his death. Chavez died at 58 following after...

Angelina Jolie: Humanitarian

It was while she was in Cambodia in 2001, shooting Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, that Angelina Jolie became aware of the suffering of the people in that war-ravaged...

Joe Frazier, Champion and Competitor

Muhammad Ali's most famous opponent, and a boxing legend of his own making, died of liver cancer at age 67. A look back at the fighter's life in pictures

‘I Was in LIFE’: Kim Novak Remembers

In the early 1950s, right around the time she stole scenes as a pretty young thing driving Jack Lemmon nuts in the oddly titled 1954 comedy, Phffft!, Kim Novak...

And Then There Were Two

Saying goodbye to George: More than 20 years after bandmate John Lennon was felled by a bullet in New York City, Beatle George Harrison succumbs to cancer in Los...

Remembering Patrick Swayze

Patrick Swayze, the star of runaway hits like Ghost and Dirty Dancing, died Sept. 14, 2009, of pancreatic cancer at the age of 57

Joe Frazier: Remembering a Warrior

The universe of sport is built on rivalries. It doesn’t really matter if the rivalry involves two teams (Michigan and Ohio State, Liverpool and Man U), countries...