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Aug 22, 2016

The Photos Of 2016 Week 34

The Photos Of 2016 Week 34

Here's our selection of images from around the world from the last seven days.

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Cycling Track - Men's Omnium 4km Individual Pursuit ERIC GAILLARD/REUTERS

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Wrestling - Men's Greco-Roman 75 kg Victory Ceremony TORU HANAI/REUTERS

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Weightlifting - Women's +75kg STOYAN NENOV/REUTERS

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Weightlifting - Women's +75kg Victory Ceremony STOYAN NENOV/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's 100m Semifinals LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 1500m Semifinals DAVID GRAY/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's Triple Jump Final PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS

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A gas station is seen burned down after disturbances following the police shooting of a man in Milwaukee, Wisconsin AARON P. BERNSTEIN/REUTERS

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Tennis - Men's Singles Gold Medal Match KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's 400m Final KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's 100m Final KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's 100m Final PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS

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A man dressed as Japanese imperial army soldier and a man wearing a rising sun flag headband stand behind a rising sun flag in front of Yasukuni Shrine on the anniversary of Japan's surrender in World War Two in Tokyo KIM KYUNG-HOON/REUTERS

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Police advance toward protesters during disturbances following the police shooting of a man in Milwaukee, Wisconsin AARON P. BERNSTEIN/REUTERS

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2016 Rio Olympics - Athletics - Final - Men's 100m Final - Olympic Stadium - Rio de Janeiro HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Aerial view of a makeshift camp as containers (center) are put into place to house migrants living in what is known as the "Jungle", a sprawling camp in Calais PASCAL ROSSIGNOL/REUTERS

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Men carry a dog during a local festival for the Miao ethnic minority in Jianhe county CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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Seongju residents get their heads shaved during a protest against the government's decision to place a U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) anti-missile defence unit in their town, in Seongju STRINGER/REUTERS

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Wrestling - Men's Greco-Roman 85 kg 1/8 Finals TORU HANAI/REUTERS

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Synchronised Swimming - Duets Technical Routine MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

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Equestrian - Dressage Individual Grand Prix Freestyle TONY GENTILE/REUTERS

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Cycling Track - Women's Omnium 10km Scratch Race PAUL HANNA/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 3000m Steeplechase Final LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 3000m Steeplechase Final DYLAN MARTINEZ/REUTERS

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Synchronised Swimming - Duets Technical Routine STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS

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Badminton - Men's Doubles Quarterfinals MARCELO DEL POZO/REUTERS

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Richard Rossi and his 4 year old great grandson Justice wade through water in search of higher ground after their home took in water in St. Amant JONATHAN BACHMAN/REUTERS

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Boxing - Men's Fly (52kg) Round of 16 Bout 207 YVES HERMAN/REUTERS

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Policemen stand near an overhead television camera that fell in Rio de Janeiro ISSEI KATO/REUTERS

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2016 Rio Olympics - Artistic Gymnastics - Women's Balance Beam Victory Ceremony RUBEN SPRICH/REUTERS

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Sailing - Men's Skiff - 49er - Race 7/8/9 BRIAN SNYDER/REUTERS

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Sailing - Men's Two Person Dinghy - 470 - Race 9/10 BRIAN SNYDER/REUTERS

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Cycling Track - Men's Omnium 40km Points Race PAUL HANNA/REUTERS

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2016 Rio Olympics - Artistic Gymnastics - Women's Balance Beam Victory Ceremony MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Wrestling - Men's Greco-Roman 130 kg Gold Medal TORU HANAI/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's 110m Hurdles Round 1 LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's 110m Hurdles Round 1 GONZALO FUENTES/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's 110m Hurdles Round 1 PAWEL KOPCZYNSKI/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's 400m Victory Ceremony DYLAN MARTINEZ/REUTERS

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A man wades through a flooded street in Ascension Parish JONATHAN BACHMAN/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's Pole Vault Final ALESSANDRO BIANCHI/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 400m Final FABRIZIO BENSCH/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's Pole Vault Final KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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World's first quantum satellite is launched in Jiuquan, CHINA DAILY/REUTERS

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Police in riot gear assemble in an alley after disturbances following the police shooting of a man in Milwaukee, Wisconsin AARON P. BERNSTEIN/REUTERS

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Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton welcomes Vice President Joe Biden as he disembarks from Air Force Two for a joint campaign event in Scranton, Pennsylvania CHARLES MOSTOLLER/REUTERS

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People cool off at a swimming pool in Daying county CHINA DAILY/REUTERS

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Lourdes Leon, daughter of American pop star Madonna, leaves a hotel in Havana, Cuba ALEXANDRE MENEGHINI/REUTERS

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Supporters of Edgar Lungu, leader of the Patriotic Front party (PF), celebrate after Lungu narrowly won re-election on Monday, in a vote his main rival Hakainde Hichilema rejected on claims of alleged rigging by the electoral commission, in the capital, Lu STRINGER/REUTERS

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Libyan forces allied with the U.N.-backed government fire a shell at Islamic State fighters' positions in Sirte, Libya ISMAIL ZETOUNI/REUTERS

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An aerial view showing boats at Chaka Salt Lake in Haixi CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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Still image shows shows airstrikes carried out by Russian air force in Syria HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Giant panda Yang Yang and her twin cubs are seen in this still frame taken from surveillance camera footage in a breeding box inside their enclosure at Schoenbrunn Zoo in Vienna HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Ustiashvili pulls four cars with his teeth during an attempt to set a world record in Tbilisi DAVID MDZINARISHVILI/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 5000m Round 1 DAVID GRAY/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 5000m Round 1 LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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Palestinian woman argues with Israeli army soldiers as she is searched at a checkpoint during clashes in the West Bank Al-Fawwar refugee camp, south of Hebron MUSSA ISSA QAWASMA/REUTERS

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Volleyball - Women's Quarterfinals - South Korea v Netherlands PILAR OLIVARES/REUTERS

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A Congolese child is vaccinated during an emergency campaign of vaccination against yellow fever in Kisenso district, of the DRC's capital Kinshasa KENNY KATOMBE/REUTERS

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Bolivia's President Evo Morales and Cuba's former President Fidel Castro pose in this picture taken in La Habana HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Boxing - Men's Bantam (56kg) Quarterfinals Bout 223 PETER CZIBORRA/REUTERS

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A still image from video shows Islamic State militants battling to maintain control around Mosul, Iraq REUTERS TV/REUTERS

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Weightlifting - Men's +105kg STOYAN NENOV/REUTERS

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Cycling Track - Women's Omnium 25km Points Race ERIC GAILLARD/REUTERS

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Hockey - Men's Semifinal Match Belgium v Netherlands VASILY FEDOSENKO/REUTERS

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Diving - Men's 3m Springboard Final MARCOS BRINDICCI/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's Javelin Throw Qualifying Round - Groups ALESSANDRO BIANCHI/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's Long Jump Qualifying Round - Groups PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS

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A caved-in area is seen after a heavy rainfall in Yulin CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull places a five dollar note into a homeless man's cup before delivering remarks at an economic event in Melbourne STRINGER/REUTERS

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A chicken runs by a chicken coop that burns with animals still inside at the so-called Bluecut Fire in the San Bernardino National Forest in San Bernardino County GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Participants climb a greased pole to collect vouchers for prizes during a "Panjat Pinang" event organised in celebration of Indonesia's 71st Independence day in Jakarta DARREN WHITESIDE/REUTERS

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Boys aboard an abandoned boat collect recyclable items through polluted waters in front of fishing boats at Fish Harbor in Karachi AKHTAR SOOMRO/REUTERS

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Wrestling - Women's Freestyle 58 kg 1/8 Finals TORU HANAI/REUTERS

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An aerial photo from the Puerto Rico Police shows smoke billowing from the America Cruise Ferries boat off the Puerto Rico coast HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Equestrian - Jumping Team Victory Ceremony DAMIR SAGOLJ/REUTERS

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Blindfolds are pictured inside a prison, which according to Syria Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters belonged to Islamic State militants, in Manbij, Aleppo Governorate, Syria RODI SAID/REUTERS

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Firefighters keep watch on the Blue Cut fire burning near Wrightwood MARIO ANZUONI/REUTERS

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The Airlander 10 hybrid airship makes its maiden flight at Cardington Airfield in Britain DARREN STAPLES/REUTERS

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Montavon, pilot of the Swiss Acro League, performs an infinity tumbling maneuver while paragliding above Lake Leman during a training session before the Acroshow competition in Villeneuve, Switzerland DENIS BALIBOUSE/REUTERS

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A huge plume of smoke crosses over Interstate 15 during the Blue Cut fire at the Cajon Pass in San Bernardino County, California PATRICK T. FALLON/REUTERS

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A huge plume of smoke crosses over Interstate 15 during the Blue Cut fire at the Cajon Pass in San Bernardino County, California PATRICK T. FALLON/REUTERS

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Wrestling - Women's Freestyle 69 kg Gold Medal TORU HANAI/REUTERS

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Flames whipped by strong winds burn though a hillside before destroying camper vans during the Blue Cut Fire in San Bernardino County, California PATRICK T. FALLON/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 200m Final PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 100m Hurdles Final KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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US swimmers Jack Conger and Gunnar Bentz walk into a police station in Rio de Janeiro HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Beach Volleyball - Women's Victory Ceremony ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

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Young Hindu priests take a holy bath together as part of a ritual during the Janai Purnima festival (Sacred Thread Festival) at Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu NAVESH CHITRAKAR/REUTERS

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2016 Rio Olympics: On the sidelines: The Rio Olympics ISSEI KATO/REUTERS

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Canoe Sprint - Men's Canoe Single (C1) 200m - Final MARCOS BRINDICCI/REUTERS

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Five-year-old Omran Daqneesh, with bloodied face, sits with his sister inside an ambulance after they were rescued following an airstrike in the rebel-held al-Qaterji neighbourhood of Aleppo STRINGER/REUTERS

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Cycling BMX - Men's BMX Quarterfinals ERIC GAILLARD/REUTERS

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Synchronised Swimming - Teams Technical Routine Final STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS

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Security video shows three U.S. Olympic swimmers at a gasoline station in Rio de Janeiro HANDOUT/REUTERS

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A woman touches a naked statue of U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump that was left in Union Square Park in New York City BRENDAN MCDERMID/REUTERS

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Wagons of a freight train are seen next to the Tolten river after it collapsed the bridge and his railway line in Pitrufquen village, in the Araucania region, south of Chile. STRINGER/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's Shot Put Final KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's Decathlon 1500m PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's 200m Final PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS

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A helicopter drops water while battling the Blue Cut fire burning near Cajon Blvd in San Bernardino MARIO ANZUONI/REUTERS

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Women leave a hospital in Srinagar as the city remains under curfew following weeks of violence in Kashmir CATHAL MCNAUGHTON/REUTERS

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One of the two buses involved in an accident is seen in Newark EDUARDO MUNOZ/REUTERS

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2016 Rio Olympics: Synchronised and upside down STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS

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Russian President Putin visits Tavrida national youth educational forum in Bakal Spit SPUTNIK/REUTERS

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Cycling BMX - Men's BMX Semifinals ERIC GAILLARD/REUTERS

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Still image shows Russian warship firing cruise missiles at Syrian targets HANDOUT/REUTERS

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A woman in a wedding gown walks to a mass wedding ceremony, held 17 male inmates, in the Carcel Villa Hermosa prison in Cali JAIME SALDARRIAGA/REUTERS

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Pentathlon - Women's Riding EDGARD GARRIDO/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's Pole Vault Final PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's Pole Vault Final KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's 4 x 100m Relay Final KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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African migrants seen on a dinghy in Mediterranean Sea GIORGOS MOUTAFIS/REUTERS

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VW presents new Beetle at "Sunshinetour 2016" FABIAN BIMMER/REUTERS

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Volleyball - Women's Bronze Medal Match Netherlands v USA RICARDO MORAES/REUTERS

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Brandy Cormiar surveys her brother-in-law's flood damaged home in Sorrento JONATHAN BACHMAN/REUTERS

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Cycling mountain bike - Women's Cross-country Race PAUL HANNA/REUTERS

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A statue of the Virgin Mary is seen partially submerged in flood water as it rains in Sorrento JONATHAN BACHMAN/REUTERS

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Fireworks explode over Danube River during Saint Stephen's Day in Budapest BERNADETT SZABO/REUTERS

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Rhythmic Gymnastics - Individual All-Around Final MATTHEW CHILDS/REUTERS

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Football - Men's Tournament Gold Medal Match LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS

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2016 Rio Olympics - Athletics - Dancers DYLAN MARTINEZ/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's High Jump Final KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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Football - Men's Tournament Victory Ceremony MURAD SEZER/REUTERS

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Athletics - Women's 800m Final DAVID GRAY/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's 5000m Final KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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US swimmer Ryan Lochte gives an interview to Globo TV in New York HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Volleyball - Women's Gold Medal Match China v Serbia RICARDO MORAES/REUTERS

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People visit a glass bridge at a gorge as it opens to public in Zhangjiajie CHINA DAILY/REUTERS

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U.S. President Barack Obama's dog Sunny dashes aboard Air Force One at Cape Cod Coast Guard Air Station in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts JOSHUA ROBERTS/REUTERS

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Participants hold smoke flares as they slide down along a chute to cross a pool of water and foam during the "Letniy Gornoluzhnik" festival at the Bobroviy Log Fun Park near the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk ILYA NAYMUSHIN/REUTERS

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Volleyball - Men's Bronze Medal Match USA v Russia YVES HERMAN/REUTERS

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Grave holes are prepared as family members and friends attend the funeral of victims of a suicide bombing at a wedding celebration in the southern Turkish city of Gaziantep OSMAN ORSAL/REUTERS

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Athletics - Men's Marathon LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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Rhythmic Gymnastics - Group All-Around Final RUBEN SPRICH/REUTERS

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Wrestling - Men's Freestyle 65 kg Bronze TORU HANAI/REUTERS

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Handball -Men's Gold Medal Game Denmark v France MARKO DJURICA/REUTERS

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Volleyball - Men's Victory Ceremony YVES HERMAN/REUTERS

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Judo - Women -57 kg Final - Gold Medal Contest KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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Iraqi security forces remove a suicide vest from a boy in Kirkuk AKO RASHEED/REUTERS

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Basketball - Men's Victory Ceremony DYLAN MARTINEZ/REUTERS

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The sun shines over the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro STAFF/REUTERS

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2016 Rio Olympics - Closing ceremony FABRIZIO BENSCH/REUTERS

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Fireworks explode during the closing ceremony. RICARDO MORAES/REUTERS

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2016 Rio Olympics - Closing ceremony STOYAN NENOV/REUTERS

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2016 Rio Olympics - Closing Ceremony LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS

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2016 Rio Olympics - Closing ceremony VASILY FEDOSENKO/REUTERS

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Fighter from Libyan forces allied with the U.N.-backed government aims his weapon during a battle with Islamic State fighters in Sirte HANI AMARA/REUTERS

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U.S. President Barack Obama's dog Sunny dashes aboard Air Force One at Cape Cod Coast Guard Air Station in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts JOSHUA ROBERTS/REUTERS

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