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Residents are evacuated through flood waters caused by Tropical Storm Harvey in West Houston. 

REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Residents are evacuated through flood waters caused by Tropical Storm Harvey in West Houston. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Residents are evacuated through flood waters caused by Tropical Storm Harvey in West Houston. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A royal fan looks at tributes left in memory of the late Princess Diana, at the gates of her former residence in Kensington Palace on the twentieth anniversary of her death, in London. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A royal fan looks at tributes left in memory of the late Princess Diana, at the gates of her former residence in Kensington Palace on the twentieth anniversary of her death, in London. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A royal fan looks at tributes left in memory of the late Princess Diana, at the gates of her former residence in Kensington Palace on the twentieth anniversary of her death, in London. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
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David Gonzalez comforts his wife Kathy after being rescued from their home flooded by Tropical Storm Harvey in Orange, Texas. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman

David Gonzalez comforts his wife Kathy after being rescued from their home flooded by Tropical Storm Harvey in Orange, Texas. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman

David Gonzalez comforts his wife Kathy after being rescued from their home flooded by Tropical Storm Harvey in Orange, Texas. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman
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Muslim pilgrims gather on Mount Mercy on the plains of Arafat during the annual haj pilgrimage, outside the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

Muslim pilgrims gather on Mount Mercy on the plains of Arafat during the annual haj pilgrimage, outside the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

Muslim pilgrims gather on Mount Mercy on the plains of Arafat during the annual haj pilgrimage, outside the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem
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Hindu people who fled violence in their village pass time at a temporary internally displaced persons (IDP) camp in Maungdaw, Myanmar. RETUERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Hindu people who fled violence in their village pass time at a temporary internally displaced persons (IDP) camp in Maungdaw, Myanmar. RETUERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Hindu people who fled violence in their village pass time at a temporary internally displaced persons (IDP) camp in Maungdaw, Myanmar. RETUERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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A medium-range ballistic missile target is launched from the Pacific Missile Range Facility, before being successfully intercepted by Standard Missile-6 missiles fired from the guided-missile destroyer USS John Paul Jones, in Kauai, Hawaii. 

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A medium-range ballistic missile target is launched from the Pacific Missile Range Facility, before being successfully intercepted by Standard Missile-6 missiles fired from the guided-missile destroyer USS John Paul Jones, in Kauai, Hawaii. Latonja...more

A medium-range ballistic missile target is launched from the Pacific Missile Range Facility, before being successfully intercepted by Standard Missile-6 missiles fired from the guided-missile destroyer USS John Paul Jones, in Kauai, Hawaii. Latonja Martin/U.S. Navy/via REUTERS
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Firefighters and rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed building in Mumbai, India. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade

Firefighters and rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed building in Mumbai, India. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade

Firefighters and rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed building in Mumbai, India. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade
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A volunteer works to put out a forest fire in the northern area of Brasilia's National Park, in Brasilia, Brazil. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A volunteer works to put out a forest fire in the northern area of Brasilia's National Park, in Brasilia, Brazil. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A volunteer works to put out a forest fire in the northern area of Brasilia's National Park, in Brasilia, Brazil. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
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Residents wade with their belongings through flood waters brought by Tropical Storm Harvey in Northwest Houston. 


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Residents wade with their belongings through flood waters brought by Tropical Storm Harvey in Northwest Houston. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Residents wade with their belongings through flood waters brought by Tropical Storm Harvey in Northwest Houston. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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An Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) and government troops march towards Mapandi bridge after 100 days of intense fighting between soldiers and insurgents from the Maute group, who have taken over parts of Marawi city, southern Philippines. REUTERS/Froilan Gallardo

An Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) and government troops march towards Mapandi bridge after 100 days of intense fighting between soldiers and insurgents from the Maute group, who have taken over parts of Marawi city, southern Philippines....more

An Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) and government troops march towards Mapandi bridge after 100 days of intense fighting between soldiers and insurgents from the Maute group, who have taken over parts of Marawi city, southern Philippines. REUTERS/Froilan Gallardo
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A tattered U.S. flag damaged in Hurricane Harvey, flies in Conroe, Texas. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A tattered U.S. flag damaged in Hurricane Harvey, flies in Conroe, Texas. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A tattered U.S. flag damaged in Hurricane Harvey, flies in Conroe, Texas. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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North Koreans watch a news report showing North Korea's Hwasong-12 intermediate-range ballistic missile launch on electronic screen at Pyongyang station in Pyongyang, North Korea. 

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North Koreans watch a news report showing North Korea's Hwasong-12 intermediate-range ballistic missile launch on electronic screen at Pyongyang station in Pyongyang, North Korea. Kyodo/via REUTERS

North Koreans watch a news report showing North Korea's Hwasong-12 intermediate-range ballistic missile launch on electronic screen at Pyongyang station in Pyongyang, North Korea. Kyodo/via REUTERS
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An evacuee is rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter from Tropical Storm Harvey flood waters in Beaumont, Texas. 


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An evacuee is rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter from Tropical Storm Harvey flood waters in Beaumont, Texas. U.S. Coast Guard/Petty Officer 3rd Class Brandon Giles/via REUTERS

An evacuee is rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter from Tropical Storm Harvey flood waters in Beaumont, Texas. U.S. Coast Guard/Petty Officer 3rd Class Brandon Giles/via REUTERS
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Maurizio Cattelan�s �America,� a fully functional solid gold toilet is seen at The Guggenheim Museum in New York. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Maurizio Cattelan�s �America,� a fully functional solid gold toilet is seen at The Guggenheim Museum in New York. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Maurizio Cattelan�s �America,� a fully functional solid gold toilet is seen at The Guggenheim Museum in New York. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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A firefighter battles the Ponderosa Fire east of Oroville, California. REUTERS/Noah Berger

A firefighter battles the Ponderosa Fire east of Oroville, California. REUTERS/Noah Berger

A firefighter battles the Ponderosa Fire east of Oroville, California. REUTERS/Noah Berger
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Over 200,000 American and Canadian pennies make up the art installation Ursa Mater as approximately 70,000 people from all over the world gathered for the annual Burning Man arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

Over 200,000 American and Canadian pennies make up the art installation Ursa Mater as approximately 70,000 people from all over the world gathered for the annual Burning Man arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada. REUTERS/Jim...more

Over 200,000 American and Canadian pennies make up the art installation Ursa Mater as approximately 70,000 people from all over the world gathered for the annual Burning Man arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart
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U.S. Marine Corps F-35B fighter jets (front) and South Korean air Force's F-15K fly over South Korea during a joint military drill, South Korea. 


Republic of Korea Air Force/Yonhap/via REUTERS

U.S. Marine Corps F-35B fighter jets (front) and South Korean air Force's F-15K fly over South Korea during a joint military drill, South Korea. Republic of Korea Air Force/Yonhap/via REUTERS

U.S. Marine Corps F-35B fighter jets (front) and South Korean air Force's F-15K fly over South Korea during a joint military drill, South Korea. Republic of Korea Air Force/Yonhap/via REUTERS
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Burning Man participants perform a shibari rope scene during a driving desert dust storm inside the heart of the "Identity Awareness - Family" art project created by artist Shane Pitzer on the 2nd day of the annual Burning Man arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

Burning Man participants perform a shibari rope scene during a driving desert dust storm inside the heart of the "Identity Awareness - Family" art project created by artist Shane Pitzer on the 2nd day of the annual Burning Man arts and music festival...more

Burning Man participants perform a shibari rope scene during a driving desert dust storm inside the heart of the "Identity Awareness - Family" art project created by artist Shane Pitzer on the 2nd day of the annual Burning Man arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada. REUTERS/Jim Bourg
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Pope Francis talks with former White House Press Secretary and Communications Director Sean Spicer during a special audience at the Vatican. 


Osservatore Romano/via Reuters

Pope Francis talks with former White House Press Secretary and Communications Director Sean Spicer during a special audience at the Vatican. Osservatore Romano/via Reuters

Pope Francis talks with former White House Press Secretary and Communications Director Sean Spicer during a special audience at the Vatican. Osservatore Romano/via Reuters
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French president Emmanuel Macron gestures towards his dog Nemo during a meeting with German Vice Chancellor and German Foreign Minister at the Elysee Palace in Paris. REUTERS/Alain Jocard/Pool

French president Emmanuel Macron gestures towards his dog Nemo during a meeting with German Vice Chancellor and German Foreign Minister at the Elysee Palace in Paris. REUTERS/Alain Jocard/Pool

French president Emmanuel Macron gestures towards his dog Nemo during a meeting with German Vice Chancellor and German Foreign Minister at the Elysee Palace in Paris. REUTERS/Alain Jocard/Pool
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The Houston skyline is seen in the background as Buffalo Bayou is seen flooded from Tropical Storm Harvey in Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

The Houston skyline is seen in the background as Buffalo Bayou is seen flooded from Tropical Storm Harvey in Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

The Houston skyline is seen in the background as Buffalo Bayou is seen flooded from Tropical Storm Harvey in Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A guest holds a blanket as he prepares to rest in Mexico's first capsule hotel at Benito Juarez International airport in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/ Edgard Garrido

A guest holds a blanket as he prepares to rest in Mexico's first capsule hotel at Benito Juarez International airport in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/ Edgard Garrido

A guest holds a blanket as he prepares to rest in Mexico's first capsule hotel at Benito Juarez International airport in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/ Edgard Garrido
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Sheep are gathered prior to Eid al-Adha celebrations in the rebel-held Douma neighbourhood of Damascus, Syria. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh

Sheep are gathered prior to Eid al-Adha celebrations in the rebel-held Douma neighbourhood of Damascus, Syria. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh

Sheep are gathered prior to Eid al-Adha celebrations in the rebel-held Douma neighbourhood of Damascus, Syria. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh
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A police officer lays down a safety flare while blocking the road leading to the Arkema SA plant which was hit by floods caused Tropical Storm Harvey near Crosby, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A police officer lays down a safety flare while blocking the road leading to the Arkema SA plant which was hit by floods caused Tropical Storm Harvey near Crosby, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A police officer lays down a safety flare while blocking the road leading to the Arkema SA plant which was hit by floods caused Tropical Storm Harvey near Crosby, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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