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  • Today in Pictures: Oct. 25, 2012

    Somalis carry a swordfish and a shark on their heads from the ocean to the market in Mogadishu, Somalia, Oct. 25, 2012.
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  • Today in Pictures: Oct. 25, 2012

    Muslim pilgrims climb a rocky hill called the Mountain of Mercy on the Plain of Arafat near the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 25, 2012. Saudi authorities say around 3.4 million pilgrims have arrived in the holy cities of Mecca and Medina for this year's pilgrimage.
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    Clowns attend the XVII Clown Convention in Mexico City, Mexico, Oct. 24, 2012. The city is hosting the Latin American Clown Convention with seminars and workshops for clowns.
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  • Today in Pictures: Oct. 25, 2012

    A sailor is greeted at the Buenos Aires airport, Argentina, Oct. 25, 2012. Nearly 300 navy cadets arrived home from Ghana after Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez refused to negotiate the release of the Argentine naval ship, Libertad. The ship had been held outside Ghana's capital since Oct. 2, when a Ghana court ruled to detain the vessel as collateral for Argentina's unpaid debts.
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  • Today in Pictures: Oct. 25, 2012

    Muslim pilgrims pray on a rocky hill called the Mountain of Mercy, on the Plain of Arafat near the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, in the early hours of Oct. 25, 2012. Saudi authorities say around 3.4 million pilgrims have arrived in the holy cities of Mecca and Medina for this year's pilgrimage.
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  • Today in Pictures: Oct. 25, 2012

    A dog is teased with some dog treats outside The Houses of Parliament during the Westminster Dog of The Year competition, Oct. 25, 2012 in London, England. The annual competition was won by Charlie Elphicke, Conservative MP for Dover and Deal with his Norfolk Terrier Star, who was among the 24 dogs entered into the competition.
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  • Today in Pictures: Oct. 25, 2012

    Debbie Standen, stands next to the World's Largest Bottle of Single Malt Whisky, Oct. 25, 2012 in Edinburgh, Scotland. Measuring in at 105.3 liters and 4ft 9 inches high, the giant bottle has left its home in the Highland village of Tomintoul, for the first time since being created in 2009.
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  • Today in Pictures: Oct. 25, 2012

    From left, William Rath, Julie Rath, Weera Rath and Laura Rath, on vacation from the Netherlands, walk on the beach as they are buffeted by high winds of the outer bands of Hurricane Sandy, Oct. 25, 2012 in Miami Beach, Fla. After passing over Jamaica, Hurricane Sandy is expected to hit eastern Cuba and head into the Bahamas.
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  • Today in Pictures: Oct. 25, 2012

    A Pakistani vendor sharpens knives at a stall ahead of the Muslim sacrificial festival of Eid al-Adha in Karachi, Oct. 25, 2012. Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, honours Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son Ishmael on the order of God, who according to tradition then provided a lamb in the boy's place.
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    Maori dancers perform the traditional Haka for Britain's Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall at St. James's Palace in central London, Oct. 24, 2012. The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall met prominent Papua New Guineans, Australians and New Zealanders living in the UK from the world of business, sport, entertainment and the media during a reception.
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  • Today in Pictures: Oct. 25, 2012

    San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval reacts at home after hitting his third home run of the game during the fifth inning of Game 1 of baseball's World Series against the Detroit Tigers, Oct. 24, 2012, in San Francisco.
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  • Today in Pictures: Oct. 25, 2012

    A polar bear shakes its head in its enclosure at the Zoo in Berlin, Germany, Oct. 24, 2012. A monument to the polar bear Knut was unveiled at the zoo yesterday. Polar bear Knut became a global celebrity before his sudden death last year.
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