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    A blue sky begins to emerge from early morning clouds and fog as the Simpson Tacoma Kraft Company pulp and paper mill operates along with cargo container cranes at the Port of Tacoma, May 16, 2013, in Tacoma, Wash.
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    Puffins return to their summer breeding grounds on the Farne Islands, as National Trust rangers carry out a Puffin census, May 16, 2013, in the Farne Islands, England. The Farne Islands offer good protection for the birds to nest, provide excellent food sources and few ground predators. Despite this rangers fear that the extreme winter could impact on breeding numbers.
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    An Afghan man jumps from a diving board into a swimming pool on a hill overlooking Kabul, Afghanistan, May 17, 2013. The swimming pool built by the Soviets more than 30 years ago has rarely been used.
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    A Pakistani youth runs after his horse along a field as the sun sets on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, May 17, 2013.
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    A visitor passes the sculpture "1st Body" prior to the opening of the "Kapoor in Berlin" exhibition at the Martin Gropius Bau, May 17, 2013, in Berlin. Anish Kapoor, the 1991 Turner Prize winner, has created around half the works specifically for the exhibition in Berlin, which runs from May 18 to Nov. 24.
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    Seven-week-old ring-tailed lemur twins take a ride on the back of their mother Lobatse, at the Erfurt Zoo, central Germany, May 17, 2013.
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    A Filipino firefighter signals as smoke rises from a burning shopping mall in Manila, Philippines, May 16, 2013. A fire that broke out at the Divisoria Mall could take days to put out, estimated firefighters.
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    President Barack Obama, accompanied by Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, checks for rain during their joint news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, May 16, 2013.
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    A U.S. soldier arrives to the scene where a suicide car bomber attacked a NATO convoy in Kabul, Afghanistan, May 16, 2013. A Muslim militant group, Hizb-e-Islami, claimed responsibility for the early morning attack, killing many in the explosion and wounding others, police and hospital officials said.
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    Following their daily work at a wholesale fruit and vegetable market, Pakistani boys cool off in a polluted stream next to water buffaloes as the temperature rises on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, May 16, 2013.
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    A baby langur looks out while resting in the lap of its mother at the Khandagiri cave hills in the eastern city of Bhubaneswar, India, May 16, 2013.
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    The American flag is reflected on a raindrop-coated windshield at a car dealership in Houston, May 15, 2013.
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    A street artist performs in Covent Garden, central London, May 16, 2013.
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    An Afghan National Police officer mans a checkpoint on the outskirts of Maidan Shahr, Wardak province, May 15, 2013. The National Police and Army are now providing security unaided by international troops in most of Afghanistan.
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    Denise Avrutik, left, gets a hug from daughter Julianne Avrutik as they watch their home being demolished after it was damaged by Superstorm Sandy, in Ortley Beach, N.J., May 15, 2013. Denise Avrutik's family had owned the home since 1959.
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    Andy Murray of Great Britain is shown in action during a practice at the Italian Open, in Rome, May 14, 2013.
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    A Chelsea fan reacts prior to the Europa League final soccer match between Benfica and Chelsea, in the center of Amsterdam, Netherlands, May 15, 2013.
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    Palestinians take part in a rally marking Nakba Day in the West Bank city of Ramallah, May 15, 2013. Palestinians annually mark the "nakba," or "catastrophe" -- the term they use to describe their defeat and displacement in the war that followed Israel's founding in 1948.
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    Young boys with lanterns watch a screen at SK Telecom T.um Museum in Seoul, South Korea, May 15, 2013. The children entered a temple to participate in Little Buddha Camp, where they will experience monks' lives for three weeks to celebrate Buddha's upcoming birthday, which falls on May 17.
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    In this photo released May 15, 2013, Roma Hattu, a displaced Rohingya Muslim woman who is nine months pregnant, grimaces while experiencing labor pains as she lies on a bare floor of a former rubber factory, now serving as her family's shelter, near Sittwe, Myannmar, April 28, 2013.
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    A Navy X-47B drone does a flyby over the nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS George H. W. Bush, after it was launched from the carrier off the coast of Virginia, May 14, 2013.
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    A giant rubber duck by Dutch conceptual artist Florentijn Hofman floats deflated in Hong Kong's Victoria Harbour, with the island skyline in the background, May 14, 2013. The duck was deflated after some of its parts broke.
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    A Syrian refugee waits at the Cilvegozu checkpoint on Turkish side of the Turkish-Syrian border, May 14, 2013. The death toll in twin car bombings in a Turkish town near the Syrian border has increased to 50 after another body was recovered and a victim died in hospital, according to authorities.
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    Rupert van der Werff of Summers Place Auction House inspects London street signs ahead of their auction in Billingshurst, England, May 14, 2013. The Westminster City Council and Transport for London are upgrading all of the city's signs and are auctioning off more than 360 old "black finger" signs as part of the Legible London campaign.
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    Jessica Mander walks around an art installation entitled "Catafalque" by British artist Sean Henry, on the grounds of Glyndebourne Opera House, May 13, 2013, in Lewes, England. The piece makes up a collection of newly installed sculptures by the artist, ahead of Glyndebourne's 2013 Summer Festival, which will be on display on the grounds for the duration of the summer.
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    Bangladesh army soldiers stand at the wreckage of a garment factory building to offer prayers for the 1,127 people who died in the structure's collapse last month, in Savar, Bangladesh, May 14, 2013.
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    Workers set up a giant 66th Cannes Film Festival official poster at the Cannes Festival Palace, May 13, 2013. The poster shows Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward kissing, on the set of the film "A New Kind of Love," directed by Melville Shavelson in 1963. The Cannes Film Festival will start on May 15.
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    A woman cries at the scene of one of the explosion sites in Reyhani, Turkey, May 11, 2013. Two car bombs exploded near the border with Syria, killing 43 and wounding 140 others. Turkish officials blamed the attack on a group linked to Syria.
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    A man holds a statue of Our Lady of Fatima during a candlelight vigil with other faithful at the Fatima Sanctuary, in Fatima, central Portugal, May 12, 2013. Thousands of Catholic faithful pilgrimage to Fatima's Sanctuary every year on May 12 and 13, where it is believed the Virgin Mary was witnessed by three shepherd children, Lucia, Jacinta and Francisco on May 13, 1917.
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    Yueyaquan Crescent Lake in Dunhuang, in China's northwestern Gansu province, is shown in this May 12, 2013 photo. Formerly a silk route hub and center for trade between China and the West, Dunhuang relies heavily on tourism and features a number of historic sites dating back to the Han Dynasty. The city has an arid climate and is surrounded by sand dunes.
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    Kentucky Derby winner Orb, with exercise rider Jennifer Patterson aboard, walks in his barn past trainer Shug McGaughey at Belmont Park after a workout, May 13, 2013 in Elmont, N.Y. Orb is scheduled to travel to Pimlico later in the day to prepare for the Preakness, May 18.
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    An Iraqi man dives into a public swimming pool in Baghdad, Iraq, May 12, 2013.
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    Zheng Haiyang, who lost his legs in the Sichuan Earthquake, sits in a wheelchair as he mourns for victims who died in the quake five years ago in the old county seat of Beichuan, in southwest China's Sichuan Province, May 12, 2013. A memorial event was held in Beichuan to mark the fifth anniversary of the deadly earthquake which killed over 69,000 people and left over 18,000 people missing.
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