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U.S. Forest Service photo shows fire rising over the West Fork Complex in Colorado. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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A protester wearing a Guy Fawkes mask holds a sign during a protest outside Rio de Janeiro governor Cabral's house, in Rio de Janeiro. PILAR OLIVARES/REUTERS

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A resident walks along a flooded street with the downtown rising in the background, in Calgary. ANDY CLARK/REUTERS

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A woman walks with her dog into the surf at Fingal Beach, south of the Queensland and New South Wales border. DAVID GRAY/REUTERS

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Russia's President Vladimir Putin attends a ceremony to commemorate the anniversary of the beginning of the Great Patriotic War against Nazi Germany in 1941 in Moscow. SERGEI KARPUKHIN/REUTERS

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Fishermen stand on a rocky outcrop as they fish at Fingal Head, south of the Queensland and New South Wales border. DAVID GRAY/REUTERS

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Russian artist Vasily Slonov holds an axe as he works on his new installation collection at his art workshop in Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk. ILYA NAYMUSHIN/REUTERS

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A villager looks at a burning palm oil plantation from the haze-hit Bangko Pusako district in Rokan Hilir. BEAWIHARTA/REUTERS

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Participants dance as they attend a flash mob during a celebration for the 85th birthday of Peyo, the creator of the Smurfs, in Paris. GONZALO FUENTES/REUTERS

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Youths throw flour at each other during the Battle with Flour flash mob on the banks of the Dnipro River in Kiev. STRINGER/REUTERS

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A boy runs among soccer balls marked with red crosses, planted by members of NGO Rio de Paz as protest in Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro. PILAR OLIVARES/REUTERS

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Protesters try to stop an armored crowd control truck from which the riot police fire water cannon at Taksim Square in Istanbul. MARKO DJURICA/REUTERS

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The Bow River over flows its banks into the downtown core and residential areas in Calgary, Alberta. ANDY CLARK/REUTERS

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The moon rises over the temple of Poseidon in Cape Sounion east of Athens. YANNIS BEHRAKIS/REUTERS

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A customer sits near weapons displayed at Abu Mohammad's gunsmith shop, in Aleppo. MUZAFFAR SALMAN/REUTERS

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Customers use masks to aid breathing as teargas used by riot police to disperse protesters entered inside a restaurant near Taksim Square in Istanbul. MARKO DJURICA/REUTERS

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Gophers line city sidewalks after their homes were flooded in the East Village area of Calgary. TODD KOROL/REUTERS

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Palestinian singer Assaf stands next to Lebanese singer al-Hilani after Assaf was announced winner during finale of Arab Idol in Beirut. MOHAMED AZAKIR/REUTERS

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People take part in the Ivan Kupala festival near the town of Rakov. VASILY FEDOSENKO/REUTERS

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Children play with bubbles at a park in Manila. ROMEO RANOCO/REUTERS

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A healthcare worker throws papers into the air at Madrid's Puerta del Sol during a protest against the regional government's plans to privatise part of the public healthcare in Madrid. SERGIO PEREZ/REUTERS

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Tourists look at the rising super moon from the elevated skywalk of the Supertrees Grove at the Gardens by the Bay in Singapore. TIM CHONG/REUTERS

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A Musllim man arrives for prayers at a mosque at the foot of haze-covered Malaysia's landmark Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur. BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

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A man is pulled across to safety on a rope during rescue operation in Govindghat. DANISH SIDDIQUI/REUTERS

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A rider rears up on his horse while surrounded by a cheering crowd during the traditional Fiesta of San Joan in Ciutadella. ENRIQUE CALVO/REUTERS

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A man rests during the www.inudisti.it web community's annual gathering on private property at Oasis of Zello naturist resort near Bologna. MAX ROSSI/REUTERS

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People watch as the effigy of a witch is burnt in a San Juan bonfire in Mundaka. VINCENT WEST/REUTERS

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Fireworks light up the sky over the Neva River and the Peter and Pawel Fortress during the annual school leavers night show in St. Petersburg. ALEXANDER DEMIANCHUK/REUTERS

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A judge checks a marijuana sample during a judging session of Uruguay's second Cannabis Cup at a hotel in downtown Montevideo. ANDRES STAPFF/REUTERS

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Daredevil Wallenda walks on a steel cable rigged across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River. MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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People paddle illuminated paddle boards in the moon light as it rises over the Toronto Beaches. MARK BLINCH/REUTERS

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Indian army personnel help stranded people cross a flooded river after heavy rains in the Himalayan state of Uttarakhand. STRINGER/INDIA/REUTERS

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A North Korea soldier stands in front of a window along the banks of Yalu River near the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong. JACKY CHEN/REUTERS

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Labourers work at a mine believed to contain gold in Minna. AFOLABI SOTUNDE/REUTERS

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Combo photo shows Putrajaya on varying hazy conditions and on a clear day. BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

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Motorists drive through the haze at Bangko Pusako district in Rokan Hilir, on Indonesia's Riau province. BEAWIHARTA/REUTERS

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An illustration picture shows projection of binary code on man holding aptop computer in Warsaw. KACPER PEMPEL/REUTERS

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Lebanese army soldiers give directions to a military tank in Abra near Sidon, southern Lebanon. ALI HASHISHO/REUTERS

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Don West displays a photo of his client, from the night of the shooting of Trayvon Martin, to the jury during opening arguments in Seminole circuit court on the opening day of George Zimmerman trial in Sanford. POOL/REUTERS

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Demonstrators gather during a protest as police officers stand guard in central Rio de Janeiro. STRINGER/BRAZIL/REUTERS

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Local residents show the results of cleaning up their homes following the severe flooding of the Bow and Elbow Rivers in Calgary. ANDY CLARK/REUTERS

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A woman carries her bike at sunset across Lock One of the Rideau Canal where it joins with the Ottawa River. CHRIS WATTIE/REUTERS

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Bieber performs at Staples Center during his Believe Tour in Los Angeles. MARIO ANZUONI/REUTERS

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Starnes, co-owner of Coral Springs, gestures as he talks to journalists from window as he is held hostage by workers inside his plant, outskirt of Beijing. KIM KYUNG-HOON/REUTERS

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South Korean soldiers of an artillery unit participate in a live firing drill in Yeoncheon. YONHAP/REUTERS

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Kashmiri men fish from the weed-covered Dal Lake in Srinagar. DANISH ISMAIL/REUTERS

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A Palestinian boy looks on through a fabric sheet as he takes part in a summer camp organized by the Hamas movement in Gaza City.. MOHAMMED SALEM/REUTERS

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Lightning is seen above buildings during a storm in central Shanghai. ALY SONG/REUTERS

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Drug addicts stand waiting for officials to enter as a policeman sits in the middle before a performance in Taiyuan. JON WOO/REUTERS

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A poster of Mandela is seen on get well messages outside a Pretoria hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela is being treated. STRINGER/REUTERS

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Visitors JAKe and Emma Hayley pose on Argentine artist Leonardo Erlich's Dalston House at Dalston in east London. LUKE MACGREGOR/REUTERS

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Abu al-Taib, the leader of Ahbab Al-Mustafa Battalion, demonstrates to female members as he holds a gun during a military training in a mosque in the Seif El Dawla neighbourhood in Aleppo. MUZAFFAR SALMAN/REUTERS

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U.S. Army Private First Class Bradley Manning is escorted from the courtroom after a day of his court martial trial at Fort Meade, Maryland. YURI GRIPAS/REUTERS

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U.S. President Obama wipes his face while he speaks about his vision to reduce carbon pollution in Washington. LARRY DOWNING/REUTERS

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Singer Carla Bruni-Sarkozy poses for a portrait as she promotes her new album Little French Songs in New York. CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

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An employee works inside an electronic products factory in Huzhou. WILLIAM HONG/REUTERS

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Worker pours water to extinguish a fire that is burning through his pineapple plantation in the haze-affected district of Tanah Putih in Rokan Hilir. BEAWIHARTA/REUTERS

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Astronauts Zhang, Nie and Wang salute after returning to earth in re-entry capsule of China's Shenzhou-10 spacecraft at its main landing site in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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Spanish nurses Maria Jose Marin and her twin sister Maria Teresa disembark from a plane after landing in Amsterdam. Marcelo del Pozo/REUTERS

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Pope Francis kisses child as he arrives to lead the weekly audience in Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican. GIAMPIERO SPOSITO/REUTERS

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Knaapen and his husband Becker, both of Wisconsin, react to the 5-4 ruling striking down as unconstitutional the Defense of Marriage Act at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. JAMES LAWLER DUGGAN/REUTERS

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A student is hit by a jet of water sprayed by riot police during a protest against the government to demand changes in the public state education system, in Santiago. STRINGER/CHILE/REUTERS

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Young boys vie for throw coins at Goree Island Senegal. GARY CAMERON/REUTERS

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A masked protester throws a molotov cocktail during a demonstration against the government to demand changes in the public state education system in Santiago. STRINGER/CHILE/REUTERS

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Festival goers watch their friends play rounders on the first day of Glastonbury music festival at Worthy Farm in Somerset. OLIVIA HARRIS/REUTERS

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Riot police clash with demonstrators during a protest on the streets of Belo Horizonte. UESLEI MARCELINO/REUTERS

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Glastonbury campsite at sunrise on the second day of the Glastonbury music festival at Worthy Farm in Somerset. OLIVIA HARRIS/REUTERS

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Insects and birds fly in a dump yard as a rag picker collects scraps in New Delhi. ANINDITO MUKHERJEE/REUTERS

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A couple talks as they sit on rocks on the banks of the river Nile on the outskirts of Cairo. ASMAA WAGUIH/REUTERS

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Israeli soldiers of the paratrooper brigade take part in a march near Jerusalem. AMIR COHEN/REUTERS

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Burning vehicles are seen at the site of a fire in Almaty. STRINGER/REUTERS

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Wellwishers hold candles as they gather in support of ailing former South African President Nelson Mandela outside the Medi-Clinic Heart Hospital where he is being treated in Pretoria. DYLAN MARTINEZ/REUTERS

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U.S. President Barack Obama is pictured at the door of no return as he visits the Maison Des Ecslaves on Goree Island in Senegal. JASON REED/REUTERS

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Brazilian riot police close a road prior to clashes with protesters during a demonstration outside the stadium ahead of the Confederations Cup semi-final soccer match between Spain and Italy, in Fortaleza. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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Attendees hold programs outside the The Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine after taking part in the funeral services for actor James Gandolfini in New York. CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

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An Israeli air force F-15I fighter jet releases flares during an air force pilots' graduation ceremony at Hatzerim air base in southern Israel. BAZ RATNER/REUTERS

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Two student leaders kiss during a demonstration in front of the National Congress in Brasilia. STRINGER/BRAZIL/REUTERS

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A demonstrator speaks with a policeman during a protest blocking the access to 25 Abril bridge in Lisbon. RAFAEL MARCHANTE/REUTERS

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A motorist hauling buckets of paint is covered in paint after losing control of his SUV and went off the road in Belfair, Washington. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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A radio-controlled Superman plane, flown by designer Otto Dieffenbach, passes the moon during a test flight in San Diego. MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Fisherman Latin and his worker sort through fish on the deck of his ship in Savudrija. ANTONIO BRONIC/REUTERS

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Graduates set next to Chinese flag during graduation ceremony at Fudan University in Shanghai. ALY SONG/REUTERS

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A Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft of Austrian Air force performs during the AirPower 13 air show at Hinterstoisser air base in Zeltweg. DOMINIC EBENBICHLER/REUTERS

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Members of the Italian aerobatic team Frecce Tricolori perform during the AirPower 13 air show at the Hinterstoisser air base in Zeltweg. DOMINIC EBENBICHLER/REUTERS

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A woman cleans Guy Fawkes masks at a factory assembly line in Sao Goncalo. RICARDO MORAES/REUTERS

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A girl holds a picture of former South African President Nelson Mandela as well-wishers gather outside the Medi-Clinic Heart Hospital. DYLAN MARTINEZ/REUTERS

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The Luchos Libra travelling performers stretch on the third day of Glastonbury music festival at Worthy Farm in Somerset. OLIVIA HARRIS/REUTERS