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    South Korea's Kim Hyeon-Woo stands on the victory stand after defeating Hungary's Tamas Lorincz in their gold medal match in 66-kg Greco-Roman wrestling competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Aug. 7, 2012, in London.
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    An internally displaced Congolese child waits with others in the rain for aid to be distributed in Kibati, north of Goma, eastern Congo, Aug. 8, 2012. Drenching rain punctuated by frightening bursts of thunder and forked lightning add to the misery of some of the 280,000 refugees from Congo's eastern rebellion, whose plight is highlighted by a visit from the U.N. humanitarian chief.
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    Saudi Arabia's Sarah Attar trails in a women's 800-meter heat during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Aug. 8, 2012. Attar is the first Saudi woman to compete in athletics during the Olympics.
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    Rungwe, the first African elephant born in France by artificial insemination, pokes its trunk out from its enclosure at the Beauval Zoo in Saint-Aignan, Loir-et-Cher, Central France, Aug. 7, 2012.
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    People mourn next to the draped casket of late Mexican singer Chavela Vargas during her wake in the Palace of Fine Arts in Mexico City, Aug. 7, 2012. Chavela Vargas, who defied gender stereotypes to become one of the most legendary singers in Mexico, died Aug. 5 at age 93.
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    Westminster Abbey in London, Aug. 8, 2012. A series of bronze sculptures dedicated to rhythmic gymnast Frankie Jones have been installed at Westminster Abbey for the duration of the Olympic games.
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    A Syrian boy watches his friends play at a school where they live, after fleeing their homes due to fighting in the town of Kafr Hamra, north of Aleppo city, Syria, Aug. 7, 2012.
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    Sailors and family rush to embrace each other as the nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln arrives at Naval Station Norfolk in Norfolk, Va., Aug. 7, 2012. The Lincoln will be home-ported in Norfolk for at least the next four years to receive upgrades.
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    A child sits on a post on a flooded street in suburban Manila, Philippines, Aug. 8, 2012. Widespread flooding that paralyzed the Philippine capital began to ease Wednesday as rescue efforts focused on a large number of distressed residents, some still marooned on their roofs.
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    Simon Delestre of France rides his horse Napoli Du Ry in the equestrian individual jumping competition, at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Aug. 8, 2012, in London.
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