Topic: accident

Sue admires the detailing of Gena's dress for Junior Prom.
Photo Essay

‘Raising My Head High’: A 16-Year-Old With Quadriplegia Goes to Her Prom

Ten years after a car accident that left her paralyzed and following years of uncertainty, 16-year-old Gena Buza attends her senior prom.

Read More
Giath Taha—Reuters
Closeup

Pictures of the Week: January 11 – January 18

From Obama’s gun control stance and Lance Armstrong’s doping confession to the Kumbh Mela pilgrimage and a runaway train in Sweden, TIME presents the best images of the week.

Read More
Daniel Ochoa de Olza—AP
Man on the Wire

TIME Picks the Most Surprising Photos of 2012

Police officers doused in milk, Kim Jong Un meeting an octopus, people dressed as birds and a 45-foot paper airplane — just some of the most surprising (and indescribable) images of 2012.

Read More
Lightbox May 1, 2012
Closeup

Pictures of the Week: April 27 – May 4

From rescue operations for a capsized ferry in India and May Day protests to elections in France and preparations for the Kentucky Derby, TIME’s photo department presents the best images of the week.

Read More