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Best Pix Of The Week
From Tiger Woods making a shot from East to West on the iconic Bosporus Bridge - that separates the continents of Europe and Asia - to the most powerful typhoon ever, here are the most arresting images from the last seven days.
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A three-month-old Sumatran tiger cub named "Bandar" shows his displeasure after being dunked in the tiger exhibit moat for a swim reliability test at the National Zoo in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. All cubs born at the zoo must take a swim test before being allowed to roam in the exhibit. Bandar passed his test. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
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A Voodoo devotee prays on top of a grave stone during Day of the Dead celebrations at the cemetery in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Friday, Nov. 1, 2013. Devotees of Voodoo honor the Gede as well as their dead relatives by wearing white, black or purple and by making offerings of candles, food and alcohol at cemeteries on Nov. 1 and 2. ( AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
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Officials wearing tactical gear walk outside of Garden State Plaza Mall following reports of a shooter, Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, in Paramus, N.J. Hundreds of law enforcement officers converged on the mall Monday night after witnesses said multiple shots were fired there. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
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A boy looks at the moon crossing in front of the sun during a partial solar eclipse as seen from the Givatayim Observatory, near Tel Aviv, Israel, Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. People gathered at the Israeli Astronomical Association center to watch the partial solar eclipse. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
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An Indian camel herder stands among camels as he arrives for the annual cattle fair in Pushkar, in the western Indian state of Rajasthan, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. Pushkar, located on the banks of Pushkar Lake, is a popular Hindu pilgrimage spot that is also frequented by foreign tourists who come to the town for the annual cattle fair and camel races. (AP Photo/Deepak Sharma)
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An Indian girl walks past lanterns hung on roadside stalls on the eve of Diwali festival in Mumbai, India, Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013. Hindus light up their homes and pray to Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth, during the festival which will be celebrated on Nov. 3. (AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade)
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Pakistani spectators watch the third cricket one-day international match of a five match series between Pakistan and South Africa as the sun sets at the Zayed Cricket Stadium, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
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Communist supporter carries red flags at Moscow's Red Square, Russia, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, as he and others prepare to place flowers at a Lenin's Tomb to mark the 96th anniversary of the Bolshevik revolution which took place in 1917. The Kremlin, left, and Central Historic Museum, right, are in the background. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
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A Spanish activist wearing a mask waves a anonymous flag during a protest against corrupt governments and corporations, in support of the anonymous activist movement, at the Sol square, in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday, Nov 5, 2013, as part of a Million Mask March of similar rallies around the world. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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A rusty boat floats on the banks of the Riachuelo River in La Boca neighborhood of Buenos Aires, Argentina, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. The Matanza-Riachuelo river basin is one of the worlds most polluted places, according to reports released by Green Cross Switzerland and the Blacksmith Institute, which attributes the contamination to industry effluents. Argentinas government said on Wednesday that the removal of ship wrecks, the control of polluting industries and the clean up of trash are rapidly improving the situation. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
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A Bangladeshi relative of a victim of the April 24 Rana Plaza building collapse cries at the Jurain graveyard after government laboratory tests identified 157 persons out of the 322 unidentified victims in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013. The deadliest disaster in the history of the garment industry killed more than 1,100 people. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad)
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Shadows are reflected on the wall as Indian villager Ram Lal, 60, who was injured in the Oct.24 firing by Pakistani troops shows shell marks on the wall of his house at Garkhal village near the India Pakistan border, about 35 kilometers (22 miles) from Jammu, India, Tuesday, Nov.5, 2013. Indian and Pakistani troops on Oct.24 fired machine guns and mortar shells over the border in Kashmir, wounding at least 12 people, including children. A 2003 cease-fire between the nuclear-armed neighbors has largely held for the past 10 years, although sporadic violations are common. .(AP Photo/Channi Anand)
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A demonstrator stands along the fence during a protest in front of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, against corrupt governments and corporations, part of a Million Mask March of similar rallies around the world on Guy Fawkes Day. Guy Fawkes Day, Nov. 5, is to mark when English authorities arrested Guy Fawkes, the leader of the "Gunpowder Plot" during a to blow up Houses of Parliament in 1605. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
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Golf star Tiger Woods of the United States makes a shot from East to West on the iconic Bosporus Bridge that separates the continents of Europe and Asia, in Istanbul, Turkey, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. Woods will compete in the USD7million Turkish Airlines Open in Antalya, Nov. 7-10. (AP Photo)
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Cameramen film as the Soyuz-FG rocket booster with Soyuz TMA-11M space ship carrying new crew to the International Space Station, ISS, blasts off at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013. The rocket carrying the Olympic flame successfully blasted off Thursday from earth ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Games.(AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
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In this Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013 photo, Indian widows light lamps as they celebrate Diwali or the festival of lights at an Ashram in Vrindavan, India. In India, for all of its recent modernization and openness to foreign cultures, being a widow remains one of the worst stigmas a woman can endure, and women are far from equal here. When her husband dies, the widow often becomes a pariah, excluded from family gatherings for fear the mere fall of her shadow will bring bad luck and tragedy. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
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Canada's pop star Justin Bieber performs in concert during his Believe world tour in Asuncion, Paraguay, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
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This early Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013 satellite image provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows the eye, right, of Typhoon Haiyan, off the coast of the Philippines, at approximately 05:25 UTC (12:25 a.m. EST). Haiyan, the world's strongest typhoon of the year slammed into the Philippines early Friday. It had been poised to be the strongest tropical cyclone ever recorded at landfall, a weather expert said. (AP Photo/NOAA)
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Hindu devotees perform rituals at sunset during Chhath Puha festival in the Arabian Sea, Mumbai, India, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. On Chhath, an ancient Hindu festival, rituals are performed to thank the Sun God for sustaining life on earth. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
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A supporter of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi holds a mask bearing his picture during a protest in front of the supreme constitutional court in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. Egypt's deposed Islamist president was brought from the secret location of his four-month detention to face trial Monday on charges of incitement of violence and murder. It was Mohammed Morsi's first public appearance since his ouster in a coup on July 3. If convicted, Morsi, Egypt's first freely elected president could face the death penalty.(AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
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A Kosovo ethnic Albanian man looks at the ballot at a polling station in the Kosovo capital of Pristina before casting his vote Sunday, Nov 3, 2013. People in Kosovo are voting in a local election that will test the country's fragile relations with Serbia as both seek to move closer to the European Union. Serb participation in Kosovo's political life is a key element of an EU-brokered deal that seeks to settle the dispute over Kosovo and unlock EU funds. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)
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A Communist supporter holds a portrait of Soviet founder Vladimir Lenin, at Moscow's Red Square, Russia, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, as he and others prepare to place flowers at a Lenin's Tomb to mark the 96th anniversary of the Bolshevik revolution which took place in 1917. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
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Backdropped by the Houses of Parliament in central London, participants drive their cars during the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run, Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. Over 400 pre-1905 vehicles made their way on the historic 60-mile run from Hyde Park in London to coastal Brighton in southern England, in the world's longest running motoring celebration spanning 117 years. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
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A Nihang or a traditional Sikh religious warrior wearing an oversized turban, rides a motorcycle at an event organized to celebrate Fateh Divas in Amritsar, India, Monday, Nov.4, 2013. Fateh Divas marks the day when Sikh Guru Hargobind Singh was welcomed in Amritsar with thousands of lamps upon his return from a prison. (AP Photo/Sanjeev Syal)
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Egyptian youths chant slogans during a demonstration in support of Egyptian political satirist Bassem Youssef after a local TV station stops the airing of his show in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday Nov. 2, 2013. A prominent Egyptian statesman criticized Saturday a local TV station for stopping the airing of a widely popular satire show by Youssef, describing the decision as unwise and harmful to the country. (AP Photo/Manu Brabo)
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Virginia Democratic Sens. Mark Warner, left, and Tim Kaine, right, celebrate Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe's, center, election victory at a party in Tysons Corner, Va., Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
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A model wears a creation from Melissa winter collection during the Sao Paulo Fashion Week in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Friday, Nov. 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
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EDS NOTE - SPANISH LAW REQUIRES THAT THE FACES OF MINORS ARE MASKED IN PUBLICATIONS WITHIN SPAIN - Antonio Acuna,10, wearing a wig and high heeled shoes stands on the street during the postponement of his and his families eviction and demolition of their house in Madrid, Spain, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013. Antonio Acuna is a family member of one of the thirteen families in need, who live in poor hygienic and health conditions in a property they started to occupy ten years ago. Madrid City Hall issued an order for eviction of the families, most of them unemployed, and demolition of all the properties they have occupied and built. The families said the Madrid City Hall did not give any housing alternative and that the eviction is motivated by a project to build roads. The eviction was finally postponed with the help of the Victims' Mortgage Platform (PAH). Banner reads: "Stop demolition". (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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Pakistani children, survey woods from a burning field, which was used by fruit and vegetable sellers to store their wooden boxes, on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. According to the crowds at the site, the Capital Development Authority burned the field because it was used by the sellers to store their wooden boxes illegally. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)
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A supporter of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi holds a banner with the word "rabaah," and four raised fingers, which has become a symbol of the Rabaah al-Adawiya mosque, where Morsi supporters had held a sit-in for weeks that was violently dispersed in August, during a protest against Morsi's trial in front of the supreme constitutional court in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. Egypt's deposed Islamist president was brought from the secret location of his four-month detention to face trial Monday on charges of incitement of violence and murder. It was Morsi's first public appearance since his ouster in a coup on July 3. If convicted, Morsi Egypt's first freely elected president could face the death penalty.(AP Photo/Manu Brabo)
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Fireworks explode over the Yas Marina racetrack after the Emirates Formula One Grand Prix in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
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A riot policeman stands guard behind barbed wire outside of a police academy compound were the trial of ousted President Mohammed Morsi will be held in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. The deposed Islamist president is to go on trial Monday on charges of incitement of violence and murder, in what will be Morsis first public appearance since his ouster in a coup on July 3. (AP Photo/Manu Brabo)
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A supporter of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi makes the "Rabaa" sign, which has become a symbol of the Rabaah al-Adawiya mosque, where Morsi supporters had held a sit-in for weeks that was violently dispersed in August, during a protest outside of a police academy compound were the trial of ousted President Mohammed Morsi will be held in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, Nov. 4 2013. Egypt's deposed Islamist president was brought from the secret location of his four-month detention to face trial Monday on charges of incitement of violence and murder. It was Morsi's first public appearance since his ouster in a coup on July 3. If convicted, Morsi Egypt's first freely elected president could face the death penalty.(AP Photo/Manu Brabo)
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A pig's head donning a pair of sunglasses is used to promote a makeshift restaurant near the Nueva Esperanza cemetery, as part of the Day of the Dead celebrations in Lima, Peru, Friday, Nov. 1, 2013. The souls of departed loved ones are being honored around Latin America as celebrants blend pre-Columbian rituals with the Roman Catholic observance of all Saints Day on Nov. 1 and All Souls Day on Nov. 2 to mark the Day of the Dead. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)
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Lebanese activists wear masks as they protest against corrupt governments and corporations, in support of the anonymous activist moment, at the Martyrs square, in downtown Beirut, Lebanon, Tuesday, Nov 5, 2013, as part of a Million Mask March of similar rallies around the world on Guy Fawkes Day. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)
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A buyer checks the teeth of a camel during the annual cattle fair in Pushkar, Rajasthan state, India, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013. The annual camel and livestock fair attracts thousands of livestock dealers who bring thousands of camels, horses, and cattle. (AP Photo/Deepak Sharma)
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A house is engulfed by the storm surge brought about by powerful typhoon Haiyan that hit Legazpi city, Albay province Friday Nov.8, 2013 about 520 kilometers ( 325 miles) south of Manila, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan, one of the most powerful typhoons ever recorded slammed into the Philippines on Friday, setting off landslides, knocking out power in one entire province and cutting communications in the country's central region of island provinces. (AP Photo/Nelson Salting)
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Afghan day laborer Mesbah, 12, reaches out to take charcoal to prepare kilns to fire bricks at a brick kiln factory on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Nov 7, 2013. In the last two years as US and NATO troops prepare to leave Afghanistan, brick makers say business has dropped off by almost half. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)
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A man drives his motorcycle as papers fly around during the first day of a garbage collectors strike in Madrid, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. Street cleaners and garbage collectors who work in the city's public parks walked off the job at midnight in a strike called by trade unions to contest the planned layoff of more than 1,000 workers. Madrid's municipal cleaning companies, which have service supply contracts with the city authorities, employ some 6,000 staff. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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A model wears a creation from Samuel Cirnansck winter collection during the Sao Paulo Fashion Week in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Friday, Nov. 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
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This picture made with slow shutter speed shows Mount Sinabung spewing volcanic ash as seen from Tiga Pancur, North Sumatra, Indonesia, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. The 2,600-meter (8,530-foot) -high volcano has been erupting since Sunday, unleashing volcanic ash high into the sky and forcing the evacuation of villagers living around its slope. (AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara)
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A Pakistani boy, who was displaced with his family from Pakistan's tribal areas due to fighting between the Taliban and the army, imitates a body builder while playing in an alley of a poor neighborhood on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013.(AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)
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President Barack Obama walks out of the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, to board Marine One on the South Lawn before traveling to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center to visit with wounded troops. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
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Photos of Russian Marxist revolutionary Leon Trotsky stapled to a migration document are on display as part of the National Institute of Migration exhibit marking the organization's 20th anniversary, in Mexico City, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. Trotsky came to Mexico using painter Diego Rivera as a reference. The exhibit of 16 notables include Cuba's revolutionary leader Fidel Castro and Nicaraguan guerrilla leader Augusto Cesar Sandino. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
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Afghan day laborer Zekrullah, 23, takes a break after preparing kilns to fire the bricks at a brick kiln factory on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Nov 7, 2013. In the last two years as US and NATO troops prepare to leave Afghanistan, brick makers say business has dropped off by almost half. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)
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Belgian tourists watch a hybrid solar eclipse from Lake Oloidien near Naivasha in Kenya Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. A rare solar eclipse swept across parts of the US, Africa and Europe on Sunday with some areas witnessing a total blackout and others experiencing a partial version. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
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Gul Mohammad, 19, right and Qudrat, 18, left, work at a charcoal shop on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. As winter is approaching, wood and charcoal are getting expensive among all other necessities for most Afghans. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
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A Tibetan exile wears a Tibetan flag while participating in a protest rally in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. The rally was held to seek the attention of the international community towards the plight of Tibetans in Tibet and for the release of Tibetan political prisoners in China, among others, according to a press release. (AP Photo /Manish Swarup)
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Miss Korea Yumi Kim, background left, Miss Ecuador Constanza Baez, center back to camera, prepare to take a part in a rehearsal of the 2013 Miss Universe pageant in Moscow, Russia, on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013. Contestants will compete for the title of Miss Universe in Moscow on Nov. 9. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
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A Pakistani family, who was displaced from Pakistan's tribal areas due to fighting between the Taliban and the army, fixes the rooftop of their mud house, in preparation for the rain season, in a poor neighborhood on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)
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A man carrying bottles of beer helps his granddaughter Camila, 3, negotiate a hilly dirt path as they make their way to their relative's graveside in the Nueva Esperanza cemetery during the Day of the Dead in Lima, Peru, Friday, Nov. 1, 2013. The souls of departed loved ones are being honored around Latin America as celebrants blend pre-Columbian rituals with the Roman Catholic observance of all Saints Day on Nov. 1 and All Souls Day on Nov. 2 to mark the Day of the Dead. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)
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A Russian police helicopter guards the Russia's booster rocket Soyuz-FG with the space capsule Soyuz TMA-11M that will carry new crew to the International Space Station (ISS) as the rocket is transported from hangar to the launch pad at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. The rocket is emblazoned with the emblem of the Winter Olympics in Sochi. For the first time, it will also carry an Olympic torch to space as part of the ongoing Olympic torch relay. The torch will be brought back along with the station's current crew. The rocket is scheduled to blast off on Thursday, Nov. 7. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
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A kitten sits on the roof of a house that is covered with volcanic ash from the eruption of Mount Sinabung in Mardingding, North Sumatra, Indonesia, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. The 2,600-meter (8,530-foot) -high volcano has been erupting since Sunday, unleashing volcanic ash high into the sky and forcing the evacuation of villagers living around its slope. (AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara)
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A rooster walks on a cross as believers observe All Saints' Day at the Nejapa cemetery in Managua, Nicaragua, Friday, Nov. 1, 2013. The souls of departed loved ones are being honored around Latin America as celebrants blend pre-Columbian rituals with the Roman Catholic observance of all Saint's Day on Nov. 1 and All Soul's Day on Nov. 2 to mark the Day of the Dead. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)
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Palestinians watch members of Palestinian civil defense searching for bodies of Hamas militants inside a tunnel near the border between Israel and Khan Younis, southern Gaza Strip, Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013. Israeli aircraft bombed what the military described as a "terror tunnel" used by Hamas in Gaza, and the militant Palestinian group said three of its fighters were killed in the strike early Friday. (AP Photo/Hatem Moussa)
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In this Monday, Oct. 28, 2013 photo, an Afghan crane operator peers through his grimy window as he stacks shipping containers used by U.S. and NATO troops at a storage yard in the outskirts of Kandahar, southern Afghanistan. Many shipping containers are loaded with scrap material sold by the U.S. military to Afghan traders. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)
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Alejandro Sanz reacts after receiving an honorary doctor of music degree from Berklee College of Music in Boston, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
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Afghan day laborer Mesbah, 12, takes a rest after preparing kilns to fire bricks at a brick kiln factory on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Nov 7, 2013. In the last two years as US and NATO troops prepare to leave Afghanistan, brick makers say business has dropped off by almost half. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)
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On the eve of the 24th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall original pieces of the Berlin Wall are mirrored in a pond as they are are displayed for sale at the city of Teltow near Berlin, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. At the area more than hundred of Berlin Wall remains are displayed for sale, some of them repainted by various artists. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
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Elvira Luque sits under the protection of an umbrella rigged to two branches, as she keeps vigil at her grandmother's tomb in the Nueva Esperanza cemetery, during the Day of the Dead celebration in Lima, Peru, Friday, Nov. 1, 2013. The souls of departed loved ones are being honored around Latin America as celebrants blend pre-Columbian rituals with the Roman Catholic observance of all Saints Day on Nov. 1 and All Souls Day on Nov. 2 to mark the Day of the Dead. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)
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Pakistani taxi drivers block a main road with their vehicles, during a protest near the parliament in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. The drivers were protesting against the Pakistani traffic police. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)
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A Nepalese woman carries a dog, decorated with vermillion, in her bag after performing rituals during Tihar festival celebrations in Katmandu, Nepal, Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013. Dogs are worshipped to acknowledge their role in providing security during Tihar festival, one of the most important Hindu festivals dedicated to the worship of the Goddess of wealth Laxmi. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha)
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Models wear creations from the Alessa winter collection during Fashion Rio in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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Britney Francis, of Atlanta, walks through Walker Stalker Con, a convention based off the cable TV show "The Walking Dead," Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, in Atlanta. The convention, which ran through the weekend, was expected to draw about 10,000 participants says co-creator Eric Nordhoff. "The Walking Dead" characters battle zombies known as "walkers" in the streets of downtown Atlanta and in forests, small towns and a prison south of the city. The convention featured appearances by some of the show's actors as well as games, toys, comic and other memorabilia for fans of zombie, horror and science fiction. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
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Huge waves brought about by powerful typhoon Haiyan hit the shoreline in Legazpi city, Albay province Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 about 520 kilometers ( 325 miles) south of Manila, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan, one of the most powerful typhoons ever recorded slammed into the Philippines on Friday, setting off landslides, knocking out power in one entire province and cutting communications in the country's central region of island provinces. (AP Photo/Nelson Salting)
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Lazaro Martinez, covered in mud, pauses while searching for his wife and two children, in the town of La Pintada, Mexico, Friday, Nov. 1, 2013. La Pintada residents are demanding that the government continue the recovery of bodies buried in the massive landslide triggered by Tropical Storm Manuel, engulfing half the remote coffee-growing village. (AP Photo/Bernandino Hernandez)
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Kathryn Burkholder, 6, of Newport News, Va., can't stay awake during a speech by Republican gubernatorial candidate, Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli during a rally at in Richmond, Va., Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. Cuccinelli faces Democrat Terry McAuliffe in Tuesday's election. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
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In this late Sunday, Nov.3, 2013 photograph, a man watches Diwali fireworks light up the night sky above Ajmer town in Rajasthan state, India. Millions of Indians were setting off deafening fireworks displays Sunday to light up the sky for Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Lights, which celebrates the triumph of good over evil. (AP Photo/ Deepak Sharma)
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An Indian man holds his son to looks at fireworks as they celebrate Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Mumbai, India, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. Hindus across the country are celebrating Diwali where people decorate their homes with lights and let off fireworks.(AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade)
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The Soyuz-FG rocket booster with Soyuz TMA-11M space ship carrying new crew to the International Space Station, ISS, blasts off at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013. The rocket carrying the Olympic flame successfully blasted off Thursday from earth ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Games. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
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Supporter of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi raise their arms during a protest in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
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A Hindu woman devotee performs rituals during Chhath Puja festival at a lake in Kolkata, India, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. Chhath prayers, an ancient Hindu festival popular amongst the working class, is performed to thank the Sun God for sustaining life on earth. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)
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Activist of the Ukrainian Opposition Party stand by a poster with the image of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, during a rally in front of parliament building in Kiev, Ukraine, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013. The trial of the former prime minister for tax evasion was adjourned Wednesday until after the Eastern Partnership Summit, at which Kiev plans to sign partnership deals with the EU. (AP Photo/Sergei Chuzavkov)
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The sunrises behind the scaffolding clad Washington Monument in Washington, early Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. The National Park Service has announced the decorative lighting will be turned off as work crews begin the task of removing the scaffolding from around the earthquaked damage monument. The work is scheduled to completed and the monument reopened in the spring of 2014. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)
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A Hindu woman devotee makes her way towards the Kathajodi River in a prostrating position as part of rituals during Chhath Puja festival near Cuttack, India, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. Chhath prayers, an ancient Hindu festival popular amongst the working class, is performed to thank the Sun God for sustaining life on earth. (AP Photo/Biswaranjan Rout)
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An Iranian man holds a poster depicting an American diplomat dressed in a jacket and tie, while under the negotiating table he is wearing military pants and pointing a shotgun, as an American flag burns during an annual anti-American demonstration in Tehran, Iran, Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. Tens of thousands of demonstrators packed the streets Monday outside the former U.S. Embassy in Tehran in the biggest anti-American rally in years, a show of support for hard-line opponents of President Hassan Rouhani's historic outreach to Washington. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)
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In this Monday, Oct. 28, 2013 photo, an Afghan worker inspects hundreds of shipping containers received by U.S. and NATO troops at a storage yard in Kandahar, southern Afghanistan. This containers are often used to transport hundreds of pounds (kilograms) of scrap bought by Afghans from the departing U.S. military. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)
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The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C25) rocket lifts off carrying India's Mars spacecraft from the east coast island of Sriharikota, India, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. India on Tuesday launched its first spacecraft bound for Mars, a complex mission that it hopes will demonstrate and advance technologies for space travel. The 1,350-kilogram (3,000-pound) Mangalyaan orbiter was headed first into an elliptical orbit around Earth, after which a series of technical maneuvers and short burns will raise its orbit before it slingshots toward Mars. (AP Photo/Arun Sankar K)
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Workers clean the interior of a glass and steel building under construction in Beijing, China, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. Chinese leaders have ordered local officials to stop expanding industries such as steel and cement in which supply outstrips demand, a Cabinet statement said Tuesday, in a sign previous orders to cut overcapacity were ignored. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
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People walk at Lisbon's Santa Apolonia train station Thursday morning, Nov. 7 2013, during a 24-hour rail workers strike. Some thirty percent of scheduled trains were canceled as staff at train company Comboios de Portugal staged their latest protest against cuts to their pay and entitlements. (AP Photo/Armando Franca)
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Elderly Pakistani, Nouran Nazir, 83, holds her 18-month-old grandson Sayyim, next to the rubble of her makeshift home, which was destroyed along with other homes on Monday by the Capital Development Authority for being built on illegal lands, in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)
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Pope Francis looks up during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
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A flower blossoms from vegetation covered with volcanic ash from the eruption of Mount Sinabung in Mardingding, North Sumatra, Indonesia, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. The 2,600-meter (8,530-foot) -high volcano has been erupting since Sunday, unleashing volcanic ash high into the sky and forcing the evacuation of villagers living around its slope. (AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara)
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People construct a heart shape using tea candles during the Festival of Lights in Halle (Saale), eastern Germany, on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. The organizers attempted to beat the existing Guinness World Record for forming a heart, using over eleven thousand tea candles, in Austrian Wien back in 2006. This construction consisted of over twelve thousand tea lights. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)
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A public parks garbage collector scatters trash in a park during the first day of a garbage collectors strike, in Madrid, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. Street cleaners and garbage collectors who work in the city's public parks walked off the job at midnight in a strike called by trade unions to contest the planned layoff of more than 1,000 workers. Madrid's municipal cleaning companies, which have service supply contracts with the city authorities, employ some 6,000 staff. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
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A tourist is reflected in a puddle as he jumps for a photo on a rainy and cloudy autumn day near the Reichstag building which hosts Germany's parliament Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
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A security man stands guard in front of balloons in the colors of the UAE flag before the World Cup U-17 final soccer match between Nigeria and Mexico at Mohammad Bin Zayed stadium in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
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Back dropped by the Volcan del Agua ( Water Volcano ) children fly kites at a cemetery during the Day of the Dead celebrations in Santa Maria de Jesus, Guatemala, Friday, Nov. 1, 2013. The souls of departed loved ones are being honored around Latin America as celebrants blend pre-Columbian rituals with the Roman Catholic observance of all Saints Day on Nov. 1 and All Souls Day on Nov. 2 to mark the Day of the Dead. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
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In this Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013 photo, scrap bought from the U.S. military has been mostly cleared from a local junk yard in Kandahar, southern Afghanistan. Many Afghan scrap dealers who buy junked equipment from the U.S. military sell it to factories in neighboring Pakistan. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)
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