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An anatomical specimen is displayed at the 'Body Worlds' exhibition in Milan, Italy, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. Creator of the exhibition, German Professor Gunther von Hagens, uses a preservation technique called "plastination" on real human bodies with the intention to teach people about the human body, to achieve better health awareness. The traveling exhibition will remain in Milan from Oct. 3 until Feb. 17, 2013. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
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Masked women shout slogans during a demonstration marking the Latin American Day for Decriminalization Therapeutic Abortion in Managua, Nicaragua, Friday, Sept. 28, 2012. Abortions are illegal in Nicaragua. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)
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Kashmiri Muslim villagers thrash paddy after a harvest in Beerwah, some 38 kilometers (24 miles) northwest of Srinagar, India, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. (AP Photo/ Dar Yasin)
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Indonesian Air Force helicopters perform in a show of force during a ceremony commemorating the 67th anniversary of Indonesian Armed Forces in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, Oct. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana)
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Surfers attempt to break the Guinness world record for the largest amount of surfers on a wave at one time, in Muizenberg on the outskirts of Cape Town, South Africa, Sunday, Sept 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Schalk van Zuydam)
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Emergency personnel respond to the scene of a train derailment in Hanford, Calif., Monday, Oct. 1, 2012. Two cars and the locomotive of the train car derailed after colliding with a big rig truck in California's Central Valley, authorities said. At least 20 passengers suffered minor to moderate injuries, authorities said. The crash occurred when the driver of the big rig carrying cotton trash failed to yield and hit the train, authorities said. The impact pushed the two passenger cars and the locomotive off the tracks south of Hanford, a farming town. (AP Photo/Gosia Woznicacka)
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South Korean rapper PSY, performs during his concert, in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. Rapper Psy hit the stage at a public plaza in front of Seoul City Hall for a free concert designed to hank home fans for their support of his global hit song "Gangnam Style." About 80,000 fans feverishly cheered and screamed "Psy" as he performed the signature horse-riding dance at the concert, dubbed "Seoul Style." The wacky song has become a global sensation sinceits July release on YouTube. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
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A girl cries as a massive hand approach to her during the Human Body Parts performance on a street in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. The performance is part of the Hi Seoul Festival which runs from Oct. 1 through Oct. 7. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
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A worker sprays water on a statue of the late Mahatma Gandhi on the eve of his birth anniversary at Gandhi Park in Bhubaneswar, eastern India, Monday, Oct. 1, 2012. Gandhi, known as the "Father of the Nation," was instrumental in the movement that lead to India's independence from Britain in 1947. (AP Photo/Biswaranjan Rout)
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Guatemalan workers steer Central American migrants journeying to the U.S., across the Suchiate river on makeshift rafts at the Guatemala-Mexico border crossing, in Tecun Uman, Guatemala, Friday, Sept. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
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A gardener tends to plants near a statue of Mahatma Gandhi on his birth anniversary, at the Indian Parliament in New Delhi , India, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/ Mustafa Quraishi)
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Under pouring rain, Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez holds a microphone during his closing campaign rally in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. Chavez is running for re-election against opposition candidate Henrique Capriles in presidential elections on Oct . 7. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)
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Hindu devotees gather to offer prayers to perform the Pind Daan" ceremony rituals for the peace of the souls of ancestors at the River Falgu in Gaya, India, Friday, Oct. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Manish Bhandari)
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A veterinarian uses a light to check on the eye of an American Flamingo at the Oklahoma City Zoo in Oklahoma City, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, during an annual exam. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
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An Afghan refugee girl stands next to her family's sheep in a field next to a slum area on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Monday, Oct. 1, 2012. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)
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Lawrence Mathenge, representative of the Mau Mau War Veterans Association, celebrates the announcement of a legal decision in Britain's High Court concerning Mau Mau veterans, while holding a ceremonial whisk, at the offices of the Kenya Human Rights Commission in Nairobi, Kenya Friday, Oct. 5, 2012. Britain's High Court ruled Friday that three Kenyans tortured during the Mau Mau rebellion against British colonial rule can proceed with compensation claims against the British government. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
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A student with her face painted attends a march marking the 44th anniversary of the Tlatelolco massacre in Mexico City, Tuesday Oct. 2, 2012. On Oct. 2, 1968, soldiers opened fire against a student demonstration in Mexico City's Tlatelolco Plaza just before the capital hosted the Olympics. Official reports said 25 people were killed, but human rights activists say as many as 350 may have died. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
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A displaced Syrian woman is seen between some tents in a refugee camp at the border with Turkey, near Azaz village, Syria, Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012. (AP Photo / Manu Brabo)
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Bahraini anti-government protesters carrying petrol bombs face off against riot police firing tear gas and stun grenades in Sadad, Bahrain, on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. Clashes erupted at the end of a mourning procession for Ali Hussein Niema, 17, who allegedly was shot dead last week by riot police. (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali)
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Life size toy horses that are used as props by a street photographer stand along Chapultepec Lake in Mexico City, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. Tourists pose with the horses for souvenir portraits. (AP Photo/Alexandre Meneghini)
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Clouds cover the top of the Shard skyscraper on a rainy day in London, Monday, Oct. 1, 2012. The Shard was officially opened in July and stands at 310 meters (1,016 ft) high, making it the tallest building in western Europe. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
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Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney campaigns with vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan in Fishersville, Va., Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
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An Egyptian activist artist works on a mural depicting a rebel with an eye patch in Tahrir square, Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)
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Indian policemen use a water cannon to disperse Congress party workers who marched to Madhya Pradesh state Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's residence to protest against alleged corruption and the deteriorating law and lack of order in the state, in Bhopal, India, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. (AP Photo/Rajeev Gupta)
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A Filipino performer dressed as China's terracotta warrior gestures to a saleslady at a mall in Manila's Chinatown, Philippines on Sunday Sept. 30, 2012. The mall held several events as part of its celebrations for the Chinese mid-autumn festival. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
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In this photo taken on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, Tori, a female orangutan carries her baby at Satwa Taru Jurug zoo in Solo, Central Java, Indonesia. Tori, known as one of the female orangutans which like to smoke cigaret that was given by zoo visitors, gave birth to the baby on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012. (AP Photo)
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South Korean performers are suspended in midair to form a human net in a performance, called "Aphrodite" by Spanish theater company La Fura Dels Baus, in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Oct. 5, 2012. The performance is part of the Hi Seoul Festival which runs from Oct. 1 through Oct. 7. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
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A Bavarian herdsmen leads his beasts on a path to a boat that carry them across lake Koenigssee near Berchtesgaden, southern Germany, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. The trip by boat is the only way to bring the cattle from their remote summer mountain-pastures back to their homestead. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
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France's base jumper Florian Pays gestures while leaping from Malaysia's landmark KL Tower, the 421-meter (1,389-foot) broadcasting tower in downtown Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/ Vincent Thian)
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In this Sept. 21, 2012 photo, actresses wait in the wings for their turn to walk on stage during a performance of "Suenos," or Dreams, one of Ecuador's most successful musicals, at the Casa de la Cultura theater in Quito, Ecuador. The musical is based in part on the dreams of young people with disabilities and is presented by the nonprofit foundation El Triangulo. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)
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A hot air balloon crew member works ahead of the international hot air balloons festival during the Jewish holiday of Sukkot in Park Timna at the Araba Desert, southern Israel, Israel,Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
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Female demonstrators against the extradition of Abu Hamza al-Masri and four other terror suspects gather outside The Royal Courts of Justice in London Friday, Oct. 5, 2012. Britain's High Court is set to rule Friday afternoon on whether radical cleric Abu Hamza al-Masri and four other terrorist suspects can be extradited to the United States judgments the government hopes will clear the final hurdle to their removal after years of legal wrangling. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
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A model wears a creation by British designer Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen as part of the ready to wear Spring-Summer 2013 collection, in Paris, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
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Rescuers check on a half submerged boat after it collided Monday night near Lamma Island, off the southwestern coast of Hong Kong Island Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012. Authorities in Hong Kong have rescued 101 people after a ferry collided with a tugboat and sank. A local broadcaster says eight people died. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
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King penguins stand in an enclosure at the Hakkeijima Sea Paradise aquarium-amusement park complex in Yokohama, near Tokyo, Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012.(AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye)
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Models wear creations by fashion designer Marc Jacobs for Louis Vuitton's ready to wear Spring-Summer 2013 collection presented in Paris, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon)
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Protesters chant slogans against Spain's government as they disrupt a lecture by Spain's Minister of Economy and Competitiveness Luis de Guindos, not seen, at the London School of Economics, in central London, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. A small group of protesters unfurled a banner saying: Spain for Sale and they chanted: They are not representing us. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
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EBU (European) Heavyweight champion Kubrat Pulev of Bulgaria, left, and Alexander Ustinov of Belarus, right, fight for Pulev's heavyweight title and IBF eliminator for the top spot in the rankings in Hamburg, Germany, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. Pulev knocked out Ustinov in the eleventh round. (AP Photo/Gero Breloer)
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Chris Bandrowsky, 20, of Denver, dressed in red, white and blue, gives the thumbs up while having his picture taken at DebateFest at the University of Denver on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, in Denver, before the first presidential debate between President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney. (AP Photo/Chris Schneider)
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Feminist punk group Pussy Riot members, from left, Maria Alekhina, Yekaterina Samutsevich and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova sit in a glass cage at a court room in Moscow, Russia on Monday Oct. 1, 2012. A Russian court is set to hear an appeal filed by three jailed members of the rock band Pussy Riot, who have been sentenced to two years for performing a "punk prayer" against President Vladimir Putin at Moscow's main cathedral. (AP Photo/Sergey Ponomarev)
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A dog sits on the shoulder of her owner during a Mass marking the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi at a namesake church, in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. In keeping with tradition, Franciscan churches hold a special ceremony known as the Blessing of the Animals every Oct. 4th. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
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People look at a cargo ship which ran aground after a heavy storm at Saler beach near Valencia Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. At least eight people, including a young girl and an elderly woman, have died in Spain as a result of floods brought on by downpours, regional officials said. Four people died in the Andalusia region, including a woman in her 80's, a couple found in their car and a man who died of a heart attack. Some 500 people remained evacuated from their homes in the area early on Saturday after the torrential rains caused rivers to break their banks and flooded roads and railways, regional authorities said. (Photo/Alberto Saiz)
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In this Sept. 21, 2012 photo, cast members dressed in their performance costumes pass the time backstage as they wait for their stage cue for their performance in "Suenos," or Dreams, one of Ecuador's most successful musicals, at the Casa de la Cultura theater in Quito, Ecuador. The musical is based in part on the dreams of young people with disabilities and is presented by the nonprofit foundation El Triangulo. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)
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A visitor looks at a scale model of the Chinese aircraft carrier Liaoning Tuesday Oct. 2, 2012 in Shanghai, China. China formally entered its first aircraft carrier into service last week, underscoring its ambitions to be a leading Asian naval power, although the ship is not expected to carry a full complement of planes or be ready for combat for some time. (AP Photo)
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A man looks at two paintings "Mao," left, and "Chinese Portrait Series No. 12 " by Chinese artist Feng Zhengjie during Sotheby's auction press preview in Hong Kong Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. The works are estimated at US$32,300 to US$45,200 and will be auctioned as part of the autumn sale. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
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South Korean performers are suspended in midair to form a human net in a performance, called "Aphrodite" by Spanish theater company La Fura Dels Baus, in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Oct. 5, 2012. The performance is part of the Hi Seoul Festival which runs from Oct. 1 through Oct. 7. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
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A 700kg (0.7 ton) crocodile called Rex calmly waits just beneath the water for a feed after coming out of a three-month hibernation at the WILD LIFE Sydney zoo in Sydney, Australia Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Rob Griffith)
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Police officers hold roses as they gather for the funeral of murdered policewoman Nicola Hughes Manchester, England, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. Policewomen Nicola Hughes, 23, and PC Fiona Bone, 32, were killed on Sept.18 at Abbey Gardens in Mottram near Manchester whilst investigating what turned out to be a false report of a burglary (AP Photo/Jon Super)
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A Palestinian youth hurls a stone at Israeli border police officers, not seen, during clashes with Israeli troops during a protest against the expansion of the nearby Jewish settlement of Kdumim, in the northern West Bank village of Kufr Qaddum, near Nablus, Friday, Oct. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Nasser Ishtayeh)
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A tiger cub rests at a nursery room at the Shanghai Zoo in Shanghai, China, Thursday Oct. 4, 2012. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
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A defaced campaign poster of Venezuela's president Hugo Chavez is seen in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012. Venezuela's presidential elections are scheduled for Oct. 7. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)
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Best Pix of the Week

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