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    Britain's Nick Dempsey poses with his sons Thomas-Flynn, left, and Oscar after he won silver in the men's RS:X sailing class at the 2012 Summer Olympics, in Weymouth, England, Aug. 7, 2012.
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    China's Liu Xiang, right, fails to clear the first hurdle in a men's 110-meter hurdles heat during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Aug. 7, 2012. Liu also failed to qualify at the 2008 Beijing games after withdrawing with an injury.
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    Arizona Diamondbacks' Willie Bloomquist warms up on deck in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Aug. 6, 2012.
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    Rescuers help a woman cross a flooded street as residents are evacuated from their homes in Marikina, east of Manila, Philippines on Aug. 7, 2012. Torrential rains pounding the Philippine capital on Tuesday paralyzed traffic as waist-deep floods triggered evacuations of tens of thousands of residents and the government suspended work in offices and schools.
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    A member of the Sikh community attends a candle light vigil at the Sikh Religious Society of Wisconsin, Aug. 6, 2012 in Brookfield, Wis. A gunman identified as former leader of a white supremacist heavy metal band killed six people at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in Oak Creek on Sunday before being shot to death by police.
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    Great Britain's Phillips Idowu celebrates after making an attempt during men's triple jumps qualifications at athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Aug. 7, 2012.
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    Ashley Dunn bowls in the 2012 Teen Masters Bowling Championship in Grand Central Terminal in New York, Aug. 7, 2012. The championship is the second time in history that Grand Central's Vanderbilt Hall has hosted a bowling alley.
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    Rodrigo Pessoa of Brazil, rides his horse Rebozo, during the equestrian show jumping competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Aug. 6, 2012, in London.
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    People gather in a stadium in the Somali capital of Mogadishu, Aug. 6, 2012. Somalis took to the streets to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the ouster of al Shabab militants, the culmination of years of warfare by African Union and Somali forces that has allowed Mogadishu bask in a year of relative peace.
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    Ken Edgett, Mars Hand Lens Imager principal investigator at Malin Space Science Systems, describes the first color view of the north wall and rim of Gale Crater where NASA's rover Curiosity landed Sunday night, during a news briefing at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., Aug. 7, 2012.
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