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  • Today in Pictures: Sept. 24, 2012

    A truck hangs from the Chavantes bridge near Fartura, Brazil, Sept. 22, 2012. The truck driver survived the accident uninjured.
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  • Today in Pictures: Sept. 24, 2012

    An Afghan villager rides a donkey in a dusty road in Zadyan district of Balkh province, Sept. 23, 2012. According to the UN, a third of Afghans lives in poverty.
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  • Today in Pictures: Sept. 24, 2012

    A fire blazes in a forest near the city of Domeno, near Valencia, Spain, Sept. 24, 2012.
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    An injured victim, center, of an avalanche is rescued at the base camp of Mount Manaslu in northern Nepal, Sept. 23, 2012. The avalanche swept away climbers on a Himalayan peak in Nepal, leaving at least nine dead and six others missing, officials said.
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  • Today in Pictures: Sept. 24, 2012

    Indian Hindu devotees carry an idol of elephant-headed Hindu god Ganesha as they chant hymns during immersion at the iconic Juhu Chowpatty beach on the fifth day of the ten-day long festival Ganesh Chaturthi, in Mumbai, Sept. 23, 2012. Hindu devotees bring home idols of Lord Ganesha in order to invoke his blessings for wisdom and prosperity.
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  • Today in Pictures: Sept. 24, 2012

    Tiger Woods ducks to see his shot from the ninth hole rough where he hit is tee shot on the first hole during the fourth round of the Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, Ga., Sept. 23, 2012. The tournament is also the final of the FedEx Cup playoffs.
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  • Today in Pictures: Sept. 24, 2012

    Policemen hold residents after a demolition operation turned violent at an informal settlers area to give way for a local government project in Manila, Sept. 24, 2012. More than two million people in Metro Manila -- or roughly one fifth of the sprawling city's population -- live in shanty towns as so-called informal settlers.
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  • Today in Pictures: Sept. 24, 2012

    Conservation staff at Westminster Abbey clean the Cosmati pavement surrounding the tomb of Edward the Confessor for conservation, Sept. 24, 2012 in London, England. The highly decorative stone pavement is formed of small precious stones such as onyx and porphyry on a base of dark limestone. The pavement's protective covering has only been raised a small number of times in the past 100 years.
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    People sort plastic bottles for recycling at a reclamation depot, Sept. 24, 2012 in Qingdao, China. The waste recycling industry provides a livelihood to low income people living in temporary houses on the outskirts of Chinese cities.
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  • Today in Pictures: Sept. 24, 2012

    Ultra-Orthodox Jews of the Hassidic sect Vizhnitz gather on a hill overlooking the Mediterranean sea as they participate in a Tashlich ceremony in Herzeliya, Israel, Sept. 24, 2012. Tashlich, which means "to cast away" in Hebrew, is the practice by which Jews go to a large flowing body of water and symbolically "throw away" their sins by throwing a piece of bread, or similar food, into the water.
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