The Survivors: Portraits of Liberians who recovered

Nancy Paye, 20, who sells dry goods in an outdoor market, said she likely contracted Ebola from a friend, who died in her care. 

The Ebola virus has a 70 percent mortality rate, according to the World Health Organization. However, survivors develop immunity to the strain that sickened them.

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Photos: Skateboard art highlights the macabre and mysterious

Jenny Bookler and Lindsay Nohl 

At Light Grey Art Lab, gallery shows are often collaborative group projects. The four-member team develops a show concept, then invites designers from around the world to submit their artistic interpretations. Their upcoming show, Skate or Die, is inspired by the dark aesthetic of the skateboard subculture.

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Ebola: Photos of the response in Liberia, the US and beyond

In Liberia: Workers ready a new Doctors Without Borders (MSF) Ebola treatment center near Monrovia, Liberia. The facility initially had 120 beds. 

While Liberia remains at the heart of the Ebola crisis, media coverage increasingly includes other parts of the world. See what some of the response looks like.

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Photos: As store closes, shoppers scramble for last bargains

Choosing Bears colors 

As Roberts Shoe Store closes after 77 years in business, some customers are angry and others are sad. The scramble by others to find bargains and special deals while the doors are still open is a story all its own.

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Photos: Packers trounce Vikings, 42-10

The Vikings' Chandler Harnish (8) warms up before Minnesota's game against the Green Bay Packers Thursday at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. 

Under pressure much of the night, Minnesota could rarely get anything going through the air until late with the game well in hand.

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Photos: Getting homeless runners on their feet

Pre-run gathering 

Members of the running club called Mile in My Shoes aim to reach residents at Higher Ground, a Minneapolis homeless shelter. In early morning runs, they're trying to get homeless men on their feet and literally on the road to a better life.

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See Iceland's volcanic eruption for the ages

An aerial picture taken in mid-Septembers shows a plane flying over the Bardarbunga volcano spewing lava and smoke in southeast Iceland. 

For more than a month, the county's Bardarbunga volcano has been rocked by hundreds of daily tremors. The activity shows no signs of abating.

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Prost! Beer, good cheer flow at Munich's famous Oktoberfest

Participants of the Parade of Costumes and Riflemen (Trachten- und Schuetzenzug) enjoy drinking beer at Schuetzen beer tent. 

The 181st Oktoberfest opened its doors on Sept. 20 and will draw millions of visitors during the nearly three-week event.

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