An Afghan refugee child chases bubbles released by other children, while playing on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Aug. 8, 2014.
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The mother of a Palestinian boy, whom medics said was killed in an Israeli air strike, reacts as she is comforted during his funeral in Gaza City, Aug. 8, 2014.
Women paint paper replicas of soldier's hats for the Vu Lan Festival at Dong Ho village, Vietnam, Aug. 7, 2014. Vietnam is celebrating the month-long Vu Lan festival, also known as the festival of the hungry ghosts, where many Taoists and Buddhists believe that the living are supposed to please the ghosts by offering them food and burning paper effigies of homes, maids, and other daily items for spirits to use in the afterlife.
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Hot air balloons depart from Aston Court in a mass ascent on the first full day of the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta, Aug. 8, 2014, in Bristol, England.
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British artist Nicola Wood works on her sand sculpture during the third European Championship Sand Sculpting in Zandvoort aan Zee, The Netherlands, Aug. 8, 2014.
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The hitchBOT is seen posed next to Highway 17 north of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Aug. 5, 2014. The hitch-hiking robot is now at the halfway point in its journey across Canada.
College students cool themselves off inside an inflatable pool during the summer heat at their dormitory in Wuhan, China, Aug. 5, 2014.
Female dancers from the Australian Ballet pose in swan lake costumes at Bondi Icebergs, Aug. 7, 2014 in Sydney.
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PSG newly recruited Brazilian defender David Luiz poses during his official presentation, Aug. 7, 2014 in Paris.
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An activist smokes a cigarette after clashes with a special forces police battalion in Independence Square, Kiev, Ukraine, Aug. 7, 2014. Demonstrators on Thursday confronted city workers attempting to clear a central square, lighting tires on fire in protest against the city government's move.
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Iraqi civilians gather the morning after a string of car bombs tore through busy shopping streets in several neighborhoods in Baghdad, Aug. 7, 2014.
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A woman with her arm bandaged and in a sling leaves after being treated at the scene of a traffic accident involving two double-decker tour buses in New York City's Theater District, Aug. 5, 2014.
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Donna Garner, right, hugs Napua Gonsales-Merck while they shift through the remains of the Fireside Village, a restaurant and shop owned by the Garners for over 30 years, in the aftermath of the Eiler Fire, Aug. 5, 2014, in Hat Creek, Calif. Light rain and higher humidity are helping crews make progress in their fight against two wildfires in the Northern California forest that are just miles apart.
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An Egyptian family spends time on the beach in Marca Matroh, Cairo, Aug. 5, 2014.
Participants on a Segway tour drive along rows of grapevines near Fellach, Germany, Aug. 6 2014.
Pakistani minority Sikhs protest against the killing of a colleague on a street in Peshawar, Pakistan, Aug. 6, 2014. A Sikh trader was shot dead and two others injured when unknown gunmen opened fire on them.
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An elephant swims behind a window in the elephants' indoor pool at the zoo in Leipzig, Germany, Aug. 5, 2014.
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Palestinians get back into their daily routines following a 72-hour humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza Strip, Aug. 5, 2014.
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Chris Young of the New York Mets, and teammate Juan Lagares, are unable to catch a triple hit by Hunter Pence of the San Francisco Giants at Citi Field, Aug. 4, 2014, in New York City.
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A home is destroyed following a landslide in a hillside community of North Salt Lake, Utah, Aug. 5, 2014. At least a dozen other homes have been evacuated.
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Ultra-Orthodox Jews carry the body of Abraham Wallis during his funeral in Mea Shearim neighborhood, Jerusalem, Israel on Aug. 4, 2014 .
Ultra-Orthodox Jewish boys climb a wall to watch the scene of an attack in Jerusalem, Aug. 4, 2014. An Israeli-declared cease-fire and troop withdrawals slowed violence in the Gaza war, though an attack on Israeli bus that killed one person in Jerusalem underscored the tensions still simmering in the region.
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Bear cubs Finn, left, and Monty frolic at the Knoxville Zoo, Aug. 4, 2014, in Knoxville, Tenn. The young bears have become fast friends since they both arrived at the zoo from the Wildlife Center of Virginia.
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The Black Eagles 5 fire crew out of Porterville, Calif., walk along a road as smoke from the Eiler Fire fills the air, Aug. 4, 2014, in Hat Creek, Calif. Firefighters were focusing on two wildfires near each other in Northern California that have burned through more than 100 square miles of terrain.
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Members of the Great War Society's Living History group dressed as 4th Battalion the Middlesex Regiment stand under a shower of a million poppy flowers representing the dead during a World War One centenary ceremony at the Tank Museum, Bovington, England, August 4, 2014.
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A Palestinian child mourns during the funeral ceremony of nine members of Palestinian Abu Nejim family, killed in Israeli airstrike on their house in Jabalia on the northern Gaza Strip, on Aug. 4, 2014.
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Rescuers search for buried people at the quake-hit area, Aug. 4, 2014 in Zhaotong, China. A 6.5-magnitude earthquake hit Zhaotong's Ludian county, killing at least 398 people.
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Palestinian children play at a United Nations school in Beit Lahia, Gaza, Aug. 4, 2014, where they are taking refuge after fleeing their homes due to Israeli shelling.
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Gold medal winner Steven Lewis of England jumps during the pole vault final at Hampden Park Stadium during the Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland, Aug. 1, 2014.
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