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A model displays an Autumn/Winter design by Agatha Ruiz de la Prada during Madrid's Fashion Week, in Madrid, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa De Olza)
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Displaced Syrian children are reflected in a puddle as they walk through an olive tree field near the Azaz camp for displaced people, north of Aleppo province, Syria, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013. According to Syrian activists the number of people in the Azaz camp has grown by 3,000 in the last weeks due to heavier shelling by government forces. (AP Photo/Manu Brabo)
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In this combination of ten photos taken Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, Hindu holy men are seen before, top, and after , bottom, they had their heads and faces shaved as part of an initiation ritual where they were to become Naga Sadhus, or naked holy men, at the Maha Kumbh Festival at Sangam, the confluence of the holy rivers Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati, in Allahabad, India. The initiation of new Naga Sadhus can only be performed at the Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, which occurs once every twelve years and sees millions of devotees converging on the northern Indian city. (AP Photo/Kevin Frayer)
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Protesters backing the Cuban government demonstrate against the Cuban blogger Yoani Sanchez outside a bookstore where she promotes her book "De Cuba con carino" or "From Cuba with love," in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
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A model displays an Autumn/Winter design by Miguel Marinero during Madrid's Fashion Week, in Madrid, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa De Olza)
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A North Korean nurse comforts a baby at a nursery inside Pyongyang Maternity Hospital in Pyongyang, North Korea on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder)
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Afghan men gather in a Hamam, or public bath in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013. The public baths are thought to originate from Turkey, and are found in the big cities of Afghanistan where they are mostly used by poor people, who after decades of war, most do not have access to hot or cold running water in their homes. (AP Photo/Ali Hamed Haghdoust)
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A model displays an Autumn/Winter design by David Delfin during Madrid's Fashion Week, in Madrid, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa De Olza)
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A fan of Venezuela's Deportivo Lara cheers his team during a Copa Libertadores soccer match against Argentina's Newell's in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
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An Afghan child plays on the barrel of a Soviet tank in the Behsood district of Jalalabad, Afghanistan, Monday, Feb 18, 2013. Despite being a mineral-rich country, four decades of war have left Afghanistan as one of the least developed countries in the world and highly dependent on foreign aid. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
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Photographers take photos of Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius as he stands in the dock during his bail hearing at the magistrates court in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday, Feb. 22, 2013. The fourth and likely final day of Oscar Pistorius' bail hearing opened on Friday, with the magistrate then to rule if the double-amputee athlete can be freed before trial or if he has to remain in custody over the shooting death of his girlfriend. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
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An Egyptian child wears a red hood and a noose during an anti-government protest in front of Egypt's high court building in downtown Cairo, Friday, Feb. 22, 2013. Egypt's president called multi-stage parliamentary elections beginning in April but a key opposition leader warned Friday that the vote may only inflame tensions unless there are serious political talks first.(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)
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A model displays an Autumn/Winter design by Agatha Ruiz de la Prada during Madrid's Fashion Week, in Madrid, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa De Olza)
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A long line of taxis wait for passengers at Barajas international airport in Madrid, Spain, Monday Feb. 18, 2013. Flights were disrupted Monday as workers at Iberia airlines began the first of 15-days of strikes to protest the company's plan to cut almost a fifth of its workforce. (AP Photo/Paul White)
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Indonesian men put chain onto a young pig-tailed macaque as it is displayed for sale in Padang Pariaman, West Sumatra, Indonesia, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. Macaques are commonly sold in the region to be trained to pick and harvest coconuts. (AP Photo/Rivo Andries)
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An Afghan man washes himself in a hamam, or public bath, in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013. The public baths are thought to originate from Turkey, and are found in the big cities of Afghanistan where they are mostly used by poor people, who after decades of war, most do not have access to hot or cold running water in their homes. (AP Photo/Ali Hamed Haghdoust)
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A domesticated elephant walks beside a public bus in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. There are an estimated 28,000 wild elephants in India, along with thousands of domesticated ones that do everything from performing in shows to carrying heavy loads in the country's big cities. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
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Women bathe in mud in a presentation for the inauguration of the National Meeting of Rural Women, in Brasilia, Brazil, Monday, Feb. 18, 2013. The four-day event aims to discuss the issues of violence against women and exploitation of women in rural areas. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
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A street vendor, right, looks at a disguised reveler during celebrations marking the 9th International Poetry Festival honoring Nicaraguan poet, priest and former Nicaragua's Culture Minister, Ernesto Cardenal, not in picture, in Granada, Nicaragua, Wednesday, Feb 20, 2013. The festival is attended by more than 300 poets from some 60 countries. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)
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Afghans watch a dogfight in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Friday, Feb. 15, 2013. Dog fighting is a popular pastime among Afghans during the winter season, as public matches are held every Friday, which is the official weekly holiday in Afghanistan.(AP Photo/Ali Hamed Haghdoust)
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A Palestinian cleans a tunnel in Rafah, on the border between Egypt and the southern Gaza Strip, Thursday, Feb. 19, 2013 . The Gaza Strips Hamas government and local smugglers accused Egypt Tuesday of flooding cross-border tunnels with sewage water in order to halt a thriving smuggling trade that has helped prop the local economy for more than five years. (AP Photo/Hatem Moussa)
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A model displays an Autumn/Winter design by Francis Montesinos during Madrid's Fashion Week, in Madrid, Monday, Feb. 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa De Olza)
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Children react as a carnivorous theropod known as the Australovenator dinosaur walks through crowds along the Southbank, in London, Monday, Feb. 18, 2013. The dinosaur is one of many that can be visited at the Erth's Dinosaur Petting Zoo, visiting from Australia, the creatures can be touched and fed at the Southbank Centre. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
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A woman shelters from the rain and the flodding at a bus stop, by standing on a bench, on a flooded highway linking Athens with its port of Piraeus, during a rainstorm on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013. Hours of heavy rainfall in Athens caused extensive flooding, inundating basements and forcing authorities to close major roads and a central subway station. The Greek fire brigade says it received more than 900 calls to pump out water in the greater Athens region Friday. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
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Late polar bear Knut is on display at the Natural History Museum in Berlin, Friday, Feb. 15, 2013. Adorable in life, still attracting admirers in death: Knut the polar bear's hide has been mounted on a polyurethane body and is going on display in a Berlin museum. The Natural History Museum on Friday unveiled the statue prepared by taxidermists featuring the famous Berlin Zoo bear's fur and claws, with the synthetic body and glass eyes. Knut was hand-raised after his mother rejected him. He rose to stardom in 2007 as a cuddly cub, appearing on magazine covers, in a film and on mountains of merchandise. He died in 2011 after suffering from encephalitis. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
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An adult chimp plays with a young chimp at Chimp Haven in Keithville, La., Monday, Feb. 18, 2013. One hundred and eleven chimpanzees will be coming from a south Louisiana laboratory to Chimp Haven, the national sanctuary for chimpanzees retired from federal research. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
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A 15-day-old night monkey is feed by a veterinarian at a temporary shelter west of Bogota, Colombia, Monday, Feb. 18, 2013. Sponsored by Bogota's Ministry of Environment, the shelter receives between 3,000 and 3,500 wild animals a year; some seized from poachers and others found hurt. An estimated $560,000 U.S. dollars are spent in the recovery and care of these animals. Seventy percent of rescued animals are reintroduced to their habitat and the remaining 30% are sent to zoos around the country. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
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Libyans run toward a military helicopter, at Nasr Square, during the second anniversary of the uprising that toppled longtime dictator Moammar Gadhafi in Benghazi, Libya, Sunday, Feb, 17, 2013. (AP Photo/Mohammad Hannon)
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Practice balls sit in frozen snow on the practice range before play resumes for the first round of the Match Play Championship golf tournament, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, in Marana, Ariz. A snow storm blanketed the course on Wednesday suspending the first round of play and postponing it until late Thursday morning. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
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A young Indian Hindu devotee combs his hair after a dip at the Sangam, the confluence of the Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati River, during the Maha Kumbh festival in Allahabad, India, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013. Millions of Hindu pilgrims have been attending the Maha Kumbh festival, which is one of the world's largest religious gatherings that lasts 55 days and falls every 12 years. (AP Photo/ Rajesh Kumar Singh)
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A Hindu holy man pauses as he returns after taking part in a community feast at the Ashram of Swami Ramanand Das at Sangam, the confluence of the Ganges and Yamuna River during the Maha Kumbh festival, in Allahabad, India, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. Millions of Hindu pilgrims have been attending the Maha Kumbh festival, which is one of the world's largest religious gatherings that lasts 55 days and falls every 12 years. (AP Photo/ Rajesh Kumar Singh)
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People carry coffins containing the remains of people whose bodies were excavated, to a church in Cuzco, Peru, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013. Authorities turned over to families 26 coffins containing the remains of people from various towns whose body parts were excavated from 250 graves since November. According to Peruvian authorities, the victims, including women, children and village authorities, were killed by both members of the Shining Path militant group and the army between 1980 and 2000, and are among tens of thousands of Peruvians who died during the Maoist-inspired insurgency. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)
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