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Best Pix Of The Week
From tears of a grieving mother in Bangladesh to raging fires in California to bare feet in a baseball stadium, these are the best photos of the week.

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AP10ThingsToSee - The sun's rays strike the rocky coast of Acadia National Park, Maine, Thursday, May 2, 2013. A federal budget-related delay has pushed back the opening of many of the park's seasonal facilities until May 17. Acadia saw a 5 percent funding cut of it's roughly $7.8 million budget on March 1. The cut represented the National Park Services share of federal sequestration. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)

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A woman walks past an artillery canon before a rehearsal for the military parade in St.Petersburg, Russia, Monday, April 29, 2013. Russia celebrates the anniversary of the allied victory over Nazi Germany on May 9. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
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A woman holds a photo of her missing sister after a garment factory building collapsed last week in Savar near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Friday May 3, 2013. Authorities suspended the mayor of the suburb of Savar, where the building was located, and arrested an engineer who called for the buildings evacuation last week but was also accused of helping the owner add three illegal floors to the eight-story structure. (AP Photo/Ismail Ferdous)

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Actor Robert Downey Jr. celebrates with his "Iron Man" character during opening bell ceremonies of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, April 30, 2013. Stock prices are opening mostly lower on Wall Street as weak earnings from Pfizer and other companies drag down major market averages. Downey's film, "Iron Man 3," also starring Don Cheadle and Gwyneth Paltrow, opens nationwide on May 3 (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
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KURASHIKI, JAPAN - APRIL 27: Tourists ride a pedal-powered sky cycle roller coaster at Washuzan Highland Amusement Park on April 27, 2013 in Kurashiki, Japan. Washuzan Highland Amusement park overlooks a panoramic view of islands on the Seto Inland Sea. (Photo by Buddhika Weerasinghe/Getty Images)
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Supporters of Pakistan Muslim League-N party cheer their leader Mian Nawaz Sharif, not pictured, during an election campaign rally in Murree, some 58 kilometers (36 miles) northeast from Islamabad, Pakistan, Sunday, April 28, 2013. Pakistan is scheduled to hold parliamentary elections on May 11, the first transition between democratically elected governments in a country that has experienced three military coups and constant political instability since its creation in 1947. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)
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GREENWICH, ENGLAND - MAY 02: A woman admires the west wall of the The Old Royal Naval College's Painted Hall following its first restoration in 50 years on May 2, 2013 in Greenwich, England. The west wall and upper hall ceiling have undergone several months of intensive conservation work. Conservation of the entire Painted Hall is expected to cost in excess of 2.5 million GBP and take several years. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
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Psy performs on NBC's "Today" show on Friday, May 3, 2013 in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

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SINGAPORE - MAY 03: A lady walks up the stairs inside the Costa Atlantica on May 3, 2013 in Singapore. Costa Atlantica made its maiden call to Singapore today and is the biggest ship in the Costa Cruises fleet to be deployed in the region. Costa is one of Carnival plc's 10 cruise brands. (Photo by Suhaimi Abdullah/Getty Images)
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NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - MAY 03: The Anthony Gormley "Angel of the North" sculpture overlooks the match between Gateshead and Esh Winning on May 2, 2013 in Gateshead, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
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A Bangladeshi woman, holding a photo of her missing son, cries at a graveyard after a garments factory building collapse in Savar near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Friday May 3, 2013. Authorities suspended the mayor of the suburb of Savar, where the building was located, and arrested an engineer who called for the buildings evacuation last week but was also accused of helping the owner add three illegal floors to the eight-story structure. (AP Photo/Palash Khan)

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A worker holds a guide rope as the final piece of spire is hoisted to the roof of One World Trade Center, Thursday, May 2, 2013 in New York. The piece will be attached to the spire at a later date, capping off the tower at 1,776 feet. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
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The top piece of the 408-foot spire for One World Trade Center is lifted to the top of the building in New York, Thursday, May 2, 2013. When it's fully installed, at a later date, it will top the building at a symbolic 1,776 feet. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
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A bulldozer clears a firebreak near a wildfire burning along a hillside near homes in Thousand Oaks, Calif., Thursday, May 2, 2013. A Ventura County Fire Department spokeswoman said the blaze that broke out Thursday morning near Camarillo and Thousand Oaks, 50 miles west of Los Angeles, had spread to over 6,500 acres, forcing evacuations of nearby neighborhoods. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
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RETRANSMISSION OF OSS101 TO PROVIDE DIFFERENT CROP -- In this photo provided by the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano, Pope emeritus Benedict XVI, left, is welcomed by Pope Francis as he returns at the Vatican from the pontifical summer residence of Castel Gandolfo, 35 km South-Est from Rome, Thursday, May 2, 2013. Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI came home on Thursday to a new house and a new pope, as an unprecedented era begins of a retired pontiff living side-by-side with a reigning one inside the Vatican gardens. In background is archbishop George Gaenswein, prefect of the papal household. (AP Photo/Osservatore Romano, HO)
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The shadow of a worker is seen as he gives a horse named Scammony a bath after a morning workout at Churchill Downs Tuesday, April 30, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
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Ethiopian Orthodox Christian women pray at Deir El Sultan during the Washing of the Feet ceremony outside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed by many to be the site of the crucifixion and burial of Jesus Christ, in Jerusalem's Old City, Thursday, May 2, 2013. Orthodox Christians from around the world are in the Holy Land marking the solemn period of Easter. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
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Egyptian villagers catch lobsters in a pond in front of the historical site of the 4,500-year-old "bent" pyramid, of Pharaoh Sneferu known for its oddly shaped profile, outside the village of Dahshour, 50 miles (80 Kilometers) south of Cairo, Egypt, Monday, April 29, 2013. Protesters held a rally on Monday against the continued construction of a modern cemetery at the foot of Egypt's first pyramids and its oldest temples. Authorities have so far failed to stop the construction, despite earlier promises to do so. Looting has also spread in the site that has witnessed little excavation, in the absence of security or law enforcement. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
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Pakistani wrestlers and their kids warm up during a routine practice session in Lahore, Pakistan, Tuesday, April 30, 2013. Kushti, an Indo-Pakistani form of wrestling, is several thousand years old and is a national sport in Pakistan. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)
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Terriers ride in a cart during the Fiesta Pooch Parade, Saturday, April 27, 2013, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
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A spectator watches a college baseball game between Bradley and Illinois State, Sunday, April 28, 2013, at Peoria Chiefs Stadium in Peoria, Ill. (AP Photo/Journal Star, Ron Johnson)
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Israeli border police officers fire rubber bullets towards Palestinians during clashes between Palestinians and Jewish settlers near the West Bank village of Deir Jarir near Ramallah, Friday, May 3, 2013. Tensions are high in the West Bank, captured by Israel in the 1967 Mideast war and claimed by Palestinians as part of their future state. (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed)

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A girl holds a Qing Dynasty royal style headset while her mom drags her with a shopping stroller after the family toured the Forbidden City in Beijing, China, Monday, April 29, 2013. Monday is the first day of a 3-day public holiday celebrating the upcoming International Workers' Day on May 1. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan)
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Ethiopian Orthodox Christian women pray at Deir El Sultan during the Washing of the Feet ceremony outside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed by many to be the site of the crucifixion and burial of Jesus Christ, in Jerusalem's Old City, Thursday, May 2, 2013. Orthodox Christians from around the world are in the Holy Land marking the solemn period of Easter. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

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A Chinese child admires a modern art painting displayed at the Art Beijing Exhibition, held at the Agricultural Exhibition Center in Beijing, China Thursday, May 2, 2013. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
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Rosa Araujo, center, leads a large crowd of protesters during a May Day rally in Los Angeles, Wednesday, May 1, 2013. Demonstrators demanded an overhaul of immigration laws Wednesday in an annual, nationwide ritual that carried a special sense of urgency as Congress considers sweeping legislation that would bring many of the estimated 11 million people living in the U.S. illegally out of the shadows. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
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A man pours earth onto a grave where an unclaimed body of the garment factory building was buried on Wednesday May 1, 2013 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Several hundred people attended a mass funeral in a Dhaka suburb for 18 unidentified workers who died in the building collapse last week last week in the country's worst industrial disaster, killing at least 402 people and injuring 2,500. The bodies, rotting in the spring heat, were brought to the graveyard on the back of a flatbed truck.(AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
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A 7-year-old white tiger sits with one of her cubs at Tobu Zoo in Miyashiro, near Tokyo, Thursday, May 2, 2013. Four newborn white tiger cubs made their first public appearance at the zoo on Thursday. The four cubs - one female and three males - were born 46 days ago. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
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The Trinity College Men's Rowing team cruises under the Founders Bridge on the Connecticut River in Hartford Conn., Thursday afternoon, May 2, 2013. Thursday's weather continued the sunny streak, with temperatures hitting the mid 70's. (AP Photo/Journal Inquirer, Jared Ramsdell)

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A wasp hovers over a tulip on a warm spring day in Washington Park on Thursday, May 2, 2013, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)
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Ultra-orthodox Jewish men take part in prayers near the grave of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai during Lag Ba'Omer celebrations at Mt. Meron in northern Israel, early Sunday, April 28, 2013. Tens of thousands of worshippers gathered to celebrate Lag Ba'Omer which marks what believers say is a divine sent plague that killed thousands of disciples of a revered Rabbi in ancient times. The holiday also marks the anniversary of the death of Rabbi Bar Yochai, a famous rabbi who died 2000 years ago according to Jewish tradition and was a prominent leader in the rebellion against the Romans. (AP Photo/Dan Balilty)
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NEWBURY PARK, CA - MAY 02: Residents are evacuated from their homes during an out of control wildfire on May 2, 2013 in Camarillo, California. Hundreds of firefighters are battling wind and dry conditions as over 6000 acres have already been burned northwest of Los Angeles. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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Traffic disappears into the fog shrouding the Gay Street bridge over Fort Loudoun Lake on Tuesday, April 30, 2013, in Knoxville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Michael Patrick, Knoxville News Sentinel)

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Mike Gregg trudges through the snow to walk his dog, Jake, in Austin, Minn., Thursday morning, May 2, 2013. Winter made a return appearance in southeastern Minnesota, where residents are digging out of more than a foot of heavy, wet snow. (AP Photo/Austin Daily Herald, Eric Johnson)
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People dance on boats along a canal in Amsterdam as they celebrate the coronation of King Willem-Alexander Tuesday, April 30, 2013. At 46, Willem-Alexander is the youngest monarch in Europe and the first Dutch king in 123 years, since Willem III died in 1890. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
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A woman walks past a banner during the Afghanistan and Central Asia's only Arts Festival in Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, May 1, 2013. The festival is held at the Esteqlal high school. (AP Photo/Ahmad Jamshid)

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MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - MAY 03: Pilot Bertrand Piccard takes off in the Solar Impulse solar electric airplane at Moffett Field on May 3, 2013 in Mountain View, California. Pilots Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg are attempting the first cross-continental flight in a solar powered plane that can travel day and night. (Photo by Beck Diefenbach/Getty Images)
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A worker leaves the site where a garment factory building collapsed near Dhaka, Bangladesh Monday, April 29, 2013. Rescue workers in Bangladesh gave up hopes of finding any more survivors in the remains of a building that collapsed five days ago, and began using heavy machinery on Monday to dislodge the rubble and look for bodies - mostly of workers in garment factories there. At least 381 people were killed when the illegally constructed, 8-story Rana Plaza collapsed in a heap on Wednesday morning along with thousands of workers in the five garment factories in the building. (AP Photo/Ismail Ferdous)
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An elderly Afghan laborer works at a local brick factory on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, April 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
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Members of the Whiskey Rebellion Morris and the Country Dance & Song Society perform a Maypole dance at sunrise, Wednesday, May 1, 2013, in celebration of May Day in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Darrell Sapp)
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Migrants ride on top of a northern bound train toward the US-Mexico border in Juchitan, southern Mexico, Monday, April 29, 2013. Migrants crossing Mexico to get to the U.S. have increasingly become targets of criminal gangs who kidnap them to obtain ransom money. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
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A worker is seen through a broken cement wall as he toils in the collapsed garment factory building in search for bodies on Thursday, May 2, 2013, in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh. Rescuers found more bodies in the concrete debris of the collapsed garment factory building Thursday and authorities say it may take another five days to clear the rubble. In addition to the 430 confirmed dead, police report another 149 people are still missing in what has become the worst disaster for Bangladesh's $20 billion-a-year garment industry that supplies global retailers. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
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Farmers keep working as a wildfire on a hill burns in the background in Camarillo, Calif., Thursday, May 2, 2013. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)
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Defendant Jodi Arias sits in the courtroom during her trial at Maricopa County Superior Court in Phoenix on Wednesday, May 1, 2013. Arias is charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing and shooting death of Travis Alexander, 30, in his suburban Phoenix home in June 2008. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, Mark Henle, Pool)
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Dutch King Willem-Alexander kisses his mother Princess Beatrix on the balcony of the Royal Palace in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Tuesday April 30, 2013. Around a million people are expected to descend on the Dutch capital for a huge street party to celebrate the first new Dutch monarch in 33 years. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)
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Members of the ancient Samaritan community attend the pilgrimage for the holy day of Passover at the religion's holiest site on the top of Mount Gerizim near the West Bank town of Nablus, early Tuesday, April 30, 2013. According to tradition, the Samaritans are descendants of Jews who were not deported when the Assyrians conquered Israel in the 8th century B.C. Of the small community of close to 700 people, half live in a village at Mount Gerizim, and the rest in the city of Holon near Tel Aviv. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
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Oakland Athletics' Eric Sogard gets a shaving cream pie in the face from Josh Reddick, rear, after Sogard scored the winning run on a sacrifice bunt from Coco Crisp during 10th inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Sunday, April 28, 2013, in Oakland. Calif. Oakland won 9-8. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
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A woman grieves after finding her sister's body at a school turned make-shift morgue where family members come to identify and claim bodies found in the garment factory building collapse, Thursday, May 2, 2013, in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh. Rescuers found more bodies in the concrete debris of the collapsed garment factory building Thursday and authorities said it may take another five days to clear the rubble. In addition to the 430 confirmed dead, police report another 149 people are still missing in what has become the worst disaster for Bangladesh's $20 billion-a-year garment industry that supplies global retailers.(AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

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A 16.5-meter(650-inch)-high giant Rubber Duck created by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman is towed along Hong Kong's Victoria Habour Thursday, May 2, 2013. Since 2007 the Rubber Duck has traveled to various cites including Osaka, Sydney, Sao Paulo and Amsterdam. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
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A worker hangs a banner on a building in central Belgrade, Serbia, Wednesday, May 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
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A pair of bicyclists ride down the Park Loop Road near Jordan Pond, Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at Acadia National Park in Maine. The federal budget sequester forced the park to delay the opening of several roads to automobiles, giving cyclists and walkers miles of open roads to enjoy to themselves until May 17. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

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Dancers Brett Chenowyth, bottom, and Lana Jones from Australian Ballet perform "Dyad 1929" in a dress rehearsal from a triple bill of works called Vanguard in Sydney, Australia, Monday, April 29, 2013. Vanguard opens at the Sydney Opera House April 30 for 20 performances. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)
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Union workers march along the street with a huge American flag during a May Day rally in Los Angeles, Wednesday, May 1, 2013. In celebration of May Day, people have gathered across the country to rally for various topics including immigration reform. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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Students attend a civil rights program at the 16th St. Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala., Thursday, May 2, 2013. Students from a dozen high schools and colleges marched from the church to mark the 50th anniversary of the Children's Crusade against racial segregation in 1963. The march 50 years ago was led by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and ended with city leaders unleashing fire hoses and police dogs on demonstrators. More than 2,500 youth were arrested over two days. Public outcry helped spur passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)
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A Pakistani boy cries after receiving the measles vaccine by a volunteer of Jamaat-ud-Dawwa in Lahore, Pakistan on Friday, May 3, 2013. According to health department, the number of measles cases in Punjab province reached 7,794 since January this year. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)

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LOS ANGELES - MAY 02: This composite image compares the six booking photos of actress Lindsay Lohan. ***TOP LEFT PHOTO*** SANTA MONICA, CA - JULY 24: In this handout photo provided by the Santa Monica Police Department, Lindsay Lohan appears in a booking photo on July 24, 2007 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Santa Monica Police Department via Getty Images) ***TOP CENTER PHOTO*** LOS ANGELES - NOVEMBER 15: In this handout photo provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, actress Lindsay Lohan poses for a booking photo after being arrested on DUI charges at Lynwood jail on November 15, 2007 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department via Getty Images) ***TOP RIGHT PHOTO*** LYNWOOD, CA - JULY 20: In this booking photo provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, Lindsay Lohan is seen at the Lynwood Correctional Facility on July 20, 2010 in Lynwood, California. (Photo by Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department via Getty Images) ***BOTTOM LEFT PHOTO*** LYNWOOD, CA - SEPTEMBER 24: In this booking photo provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, Lindsay Lohan is seen at the Lynwood Correctional Facility on September 24, 2010 in Lynwood, California. (Photo by Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department via Getty Images) ***BOTTOM CENTER PHOTO*** LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 19: In this booking photo provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, Lindsay Lohan is seen in a mug shot October 19, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department via Getty Images) ***BOTTOM RIGHT PHOTO*** SANTA MONICA, CA - MARCH 19: In this booking photo provided by the Santa Monica Police Department, actress Lindsay Lohan is seen at the Santa Monica Police Station on March 19, 2013 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Santa Monica Police Department via Getty Images)
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Best Pix Of The Week

From tears of a grieving mother in Bangladesh to raging fires in California to bare feet in a baseball stadium, these are the best photos of the week.

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