Photo Essays

See the Life of Beau Biden

Beau Biden, a former Delaware Attorney General and the elder son of Vice President Joe Biden, died at 46 following a battle with brain cancer, the Vice...

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...

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

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