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Houses damaged by a landslide caused by an earthquake, are seen in Atsuma town in Japan's northern island of Hokkaido, Japan.


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Houses damaged by a landslide caused by an earthquake, are seen in Atsuma town in Japan's northern island of Hokkaido, Japan. Kyodo/via REUTERS

Houses damaged by a landslide caused by an earthquake, are seen in Atsuma town in Japan's northern island of Hokkaido, Japan. Kyodo/via REUTERS
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An activist of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community celebrates after the Supreme Court's verdict of decriminalizing gay sex and revocation of the Section 377 law, in Bengaluru, India.      


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An activist of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community celebrates after the Supreme Court's verdict of decriminalizing gay sex and revocation of the Section 377 law, in Bengaluru, India. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa

An activist of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community celebrates after the Supreme Court's verdict of decriminalizing gay sex and revocation of the Section 377 law, in Bengaluru, India. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa
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Alex Jones of Infowars rubs his brow as he sits in the audience listening to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey (L) testify before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on foreign influence operations on social media platforms on Capitol Hill in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Alex Jones of Infowars rubs his brow as he sits in the audience listening to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey (L) testify before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on foreign influence operations on social media platforms on Capitol Hill in Washington....more

Alex Jones of Infowars rubs his brow as he sits in the audience listening to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey (L) testify before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on foreign influence operations on social media platforms on Capitol Hill in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
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A boy tries on an improvised gas mask in Idlib, Syria. 
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A boy tries on an improvised gas mask in Idlib, Syria. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A boy tries on an improvised gas mask in Idlib, Syria. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Employees pose as they carry the Superman costume worn by Christopher Reeve from the 1978 and 1980 films which goes on display at the IMAX before being auctioned later this month in London. 
   

REUTERS/Toby Melville

Employees pose as they carry the Superman costume worn by Christopher Reeve from the 1978 and 1980 films which goes on display at the IMAX before being auctioned later this month in London. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Employees pose as they carry the Superman costume worn by Christopher Reeve from the 1978 and 1980 films which goes on display at the IMAX before being auctioned later this month in London. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Iraqi protesters stand on concrete blast walls during a protest near the building of the government office in Basra, Iraq. 

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Iraqi protesters stand on concrete blast walls during a protest near the building of the government office in Basra, Iraq. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani

Iraqi protesters stand on concrete blast walls during a protest near the building of the government office in Basra, Iraq. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani
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Fatou Jobe, 24, a model based in New York, poses for a portrait in Manhattan. "I'm very in between 1965 and 2030... I love thrifting, but I do walk (model) for big names," Jobe said. "I'm fascinated by the designs and designers. I never thought I would be the type of person to buy expensive clothes... but I'm inspired." 

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Fatou Jobe, 24, a model based in New York, poses for a portrait in Manhattan. "I'm very in between 1965 and 2030... I love thrifting, but I do walk (model) for big names," Jobe said. "I'm fascinated by the designs and designers. I never thought I...more

Fatou Jobe, 24, a model based in New York, poses for a portrait in Manhattan. "I'm very in between 1965 and 2030... I love thrifting, but I do walk (model) for big names," Jobe said. "I'm fascinated by the designs and designers. I never thought I would be the type of person to buy expensive clothes... but I'm inspired." REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Defence James Mattis pose beside India's Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman before the start of their meeting in New Delhi, India. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Defence James Mattis pose beside India's Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman before the start of their meeting in New Delhi, India. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Defence James Mattis pose beside India's Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman before the start of their meeting in New Delhi, India. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A scrap dealer searches for useful material at a weaving factory, that was shut a year ago, in Panipat in the northern state of Haryana, India. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A scrap dealer searches for useful material at a weaving factory, that was shut a year ago, in Panipat in the northern state of Haryana, India. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A scrap dealer searches for useful material at a weaving factory, that was shut a year ago, in Panipat in the northern state of Haryana, India. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A group of dancers performs during the official inauguration of the CMA CGM Antoine de Saint Exupery container ship in Le Havre, France. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A group of dancers performs during the official inauguration of the CMA CGM Antoine de Saint Exupery container ship in Le Havre, France. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A group of dancers performs during the official inauguration of the CMA CGM Antoine de Saint Exupery container ship in Le Havre, France. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Chief of the national security office at Seoul's presidential Blue House Chung Eui-yong meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang, North Korea. The Presidential Blue House /via REUTERS

Chief of the national security office at Seoul's presidential Blue House Chung Eui-yong meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang, North Korea. The Presidential Blue House /via REUTERS

Chief of the national security office at Seoul's presidential Blue House Chung Eui-yong meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang, North Korea. The Presidential Blue House /via REUTERS
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Pope Francis poses with a group of Mexican faithful during the Wednesday general audience in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Pope Francis poses with a group of Mexican faithful during the Wednesday general audience in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Pope Francis poses with a group of Mexican faithful during the Wednesday general audience in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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Serena Williams of the United States celebrates match point against Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic in a quarterfinal match on day nine.

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Serena Williams of the United States celebrates match point against Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic in a quarterfinal match on day nine. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

Serena Williams of the United States celebrates match point against Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic in a quarterfinal match on day nine. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports
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Members of the Pakistan air force march past the mausoleum of Muhammad Ali Jinnah during Defence Day ceremonies, or Pakistan's Memorial Day, in Karachi, Pakistan. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Members of the Pakistan air force march past the mausoleum of Muhammad Ali Jinnah during Defence Day ceremonies, or Pakistan's Memorial Day, in Karachi, Pakistan. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Members of the Pakistan air force march past the mausoleum of Muhammad Ali Jinnah during Defence Day ceremonies, or Pakistan's Memorial Day, in Karachi, Pakistan. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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Arturo Perez, 14, plays on the street with a condom in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

Arturo Perez, 14, plays on the street with a condom in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

Arturo Perez, 14, plays on the street with a condom in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
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People look at an area damaged by an earthquake in Sapporo in Japan's northern island of Hokkaido. 

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People look at an area damaged by an earthquake in Sapporo in Japan's northern island of Hokkaido. Kyodo/via REUTERS

People look at an area damaged by an earthquake in Sapporo in Japan's northern island of Hokkaido. Kyodo/via REUTERS
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A Turkana herdboy carries his gun as he follows his goats near the power-generating wind turbines at the Lake Turkana Wind Power project (LTWP) in Loiyangalani district, Marsabit County, northern Kenya. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

A Turkana herdboy carries his gun as he follows his goats near the power-generating wind turbines at the Lake Turkana Wind Power project (LTWP) in Loiyangalani district, Marsabit County, northern Kenya. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

A Turkana herdboy carries his gun as he follows his goats near the power-generating wind turbines at the Lake Turkana Wind Power project (LTWP) in Loiyangalani district, Marsabit County, northern Kenya. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya
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Farmers and labourers listen to a speaker during a protest against what they say is anti-people policies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, in New Delhi, India. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Farmers and labourers listen to a speaker during a protest against what they say is anti-people policies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, in New Delhi, India. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Farmers and labourers listen to a speaker during a protest against what they say is anti-people policies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, in New Delhi, India. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Israeli artist Sigalit Landau looks up at her artwork, a ballerina's tutu covered in salt crystal formations as it is removed from the hyper-saline waters of the southern Dead Sea, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias

Israeli artist Sigalit Landau looks up at her artwork, a ballerina's tutu covered in salt crystal formations as it is removed from the hyper-saline waters of the southern Dead Sea, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias

Israeli artist Sigalit Landau looks up at her artwork, a ballerina's tutu covered in salt crystal formations as it is removed from the hyper-saline waters of the southern Dead Sea, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias
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A man looks at an opening from a makeshift shelter in an underground cave in Idlib, Syria. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A man looks at an opening from a makeshift shelter in an underground cave in Idlib, Syria. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A man looks at an opening from a makeshift shelter in an underground cave in Idlib, Syria. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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A staff member at the V&A museum interact with items on display at "Videogames: Design/Play/Disrupt", which celebrates the changing design field of video games, in London. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

A staff member at the V&A museum interact with items on display at "Videogames: Design/Play/Disrupt", which celebrates the changing design field of video games, in London. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

A staff member at the V&A museum interact with items on display at "Videogames: Design/Play/Disrupt", which celebrates the changing design field of video games, in London. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
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Supporters of the former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who leads the country's joint opposition, hold candles during an anti-government protest in Colombo, Sri Lanka. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Supporters of the former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who leads the country's joint opposition, hold candles during an anti-government protest in Colombo, Sri Lanka. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Supporters of the former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who leads the country's joint opposition, hold candles during an anti-government protest in Colombo, Sri Lanka. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
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