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A fire helicopter flies over a charred hillside during the La Tuna Canyon fire over Burbank, California. 

REUTERS/ Kyle Grillot

A fire helicopter flies over a charred hillside during the La Tuna Canyon fire over Burbank, California. REUTERS/ Kyle Grillot

A fire helicopter flies over a charred hillside during the La Tuna Canyon fire over Burbank, California. REUTERS/ Kyle Grillot
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A youth struggles to drink homemade alcohol poured from the mouth of an idol of Sweaita Bhairab during the annual Indra Jatra festival to worship Indra, Kumari and other deities and to mark the end of monsoon season in Kathmandu, Nepal. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A youth struggles to drink homemade alcohol poured from the mouth of an idol of Sweaita Bhairab during the annual Indra Jatra festival to worship Indra, Kumari and other deities and to mark the end of monsoon season in Kathmandu, Nepal....more

A youth struggles to drink homemade alcohol poured from the mouth of an idol of Sweaita Bhairab during the annual Indra Jatra festival to worship Indra, Kumari and other deities and to mark the end of monsoon season in Kathmandu, Nepal. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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A Ukrainian serviceman inspects an abandoned library, with numerous books seen on the floor, near his position on the front line in the town of Maryinka, Ukraine. REUTERS/Oleksandr Klymenko

A Ukrainian serviceman inspects an abandoned library, with numerous books seen on the floor, near his position on the front line in the town of Maryinka, Ukraine. REUTERS/Oleksandr Klymenko

A Ukrainian serviceman inspects an abandoned library, with numerous books seen on the floor, near his position on the front line in the town of Maryinka, Ukraine. REUTERS/Oleksandr Klymenko
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Sweat falls from Rafael Nadal of Spain during his fourth round match against Alexandr Dolgopolov of Ukraine at the U.S. Open. 

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Sweat falls from Rafael Nadal of Spain during his fourth round match against Alexandr Dolgopolov of Ukraine at the U.S. Open. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Sweat falls from Rafael Nadal of Spain during his fourth round match against Alexandr Dolgopolov of Ukraine at the U.S. Open. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Trainees learn through simulation flight at LTFY drone training school on the outskirts of Beijing, China. REUTERS/Jason Lee

Trainees learn through simulation flight at LTFY drone training school on the outskirts of Beijing, China. REUTERS/Jason Lee

Trainees learn through simulation flight at LTFY drone training school on the outskirts of Beijing, China. REUTERS/Jason Lee
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Vince Ware moves his sofas onto the sidewalk from his house which was left flooded from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Vince Ware moves his sofas onto the sidewalk from his house which was left flooded from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Vince Ware moves his sofas onto the sidewalk from his house which was left flooded from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A soldier and his rifle are accidentally hooked on a giant national flag as it is raised during preparations for the 207th anniversary of Mexico's independence from Spain, to be celebrated on September 16, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.

 REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

A soldier and his rifle are accidentally hooked on a giant national flag as it is raised during preparations for the 207th anniversary of Mexico's independence from Spain, to be celebrated on September 16, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose...more

A soldier and his rifle are accidentally hooked on a giant national flag as it is raised during preparations for the 207th anniversary of Mexico's independence from Spain, to be celebrated on September 16, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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A woman looks at empty shelves that are normally filled with bottles of water after Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello declared a state of emergency in preparation for Hurricane Irma, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. 


REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A woman looks at empty shelves that are normally filled with bottles of water after Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello declared a state of emergency in preparation for Hurricane Irma, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

A woman looks at empty shelves that are normally filled with bottles of water after Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello declared a state of emergency in preparation for Hurricane Irma, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Rohingya refugees walk on the muddy path after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border in Teknaf, Bangladesh.


 REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

Rohingya refugees walk on the muddy path after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border in Teknaf, Bangladesh. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

Rohingya refugees walk on the muddy path after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border in Teknaf, Bangladesh. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain
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Chinese President Xi Jinping stands next to Russian President Vladimir Putin as he arrives for a group photo during the BRICS Summit at the Xiamen International Conference and Exhibition Center in Xiamen, southeastern China's Fujian Province, China. 


REUTERS/Wu Hong/Pool

Chinese President Xi Jinping stands next to Russian President Vladimir Putin as he arrives for a group photo during the BRICS Summit at the Xiamen International Conference and Exhibition Center in Xiamen, southeastern China's Fujian Province, China....more

Chinese President Xi Jinping stands next to Russian President Vladimir Putin as he arrives for a group photo during the BRICS Summit at the Xiamen International Conference and Exhibition Center in Xiamen, southeastern China's Fujian Province, China. REUTERS/Wu Hong/Pool
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A boy lies on furniture on the back of a trailer while passing debris outside a house flooded by Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas. 


REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A boy lies on furniture on the back of a trailer while passing debris outside a house flooded by Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A boy lies on furniture on the back of a trailer while passing debris outside a house flooded by Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A masked witness points to the police officers suspected of killing 17-year-old Kian delos Santos as she testifies during a senate hearing in Pasay, Metro Manila, Philippines. 

REUTERS/Dondi Tawatao

A masked witness points to the police officers suspected of killing 17-year-old Kian delos Santos as she testifies during a senate hearing in Pasay, Metro Manila, Philippines. REUTERS/Dondi Tawatao

A masked witness points to the police officers suspected of killing 17-year-old Kian delos Santos as she testifies during a senate hearing in Pasay, Metro Manila, Philippines. REUTERS/Dondi Tawatao
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The foot of a young girl dressed as the Living Goddess Kumari is painted red as part of the rituals during the Kumari Puja festival, in which young girls pose as the Living Goddess Kumari and are worshipped by people in belief that their children will remain healthy, in Kathmandu, Nepal. 


REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

The foot of a young girl dressed as the Living Goddess Kumari is painted red as part of the rituals during the Kumari Puja festival, in which young girls pose as the Living Goddess Kumari and are worshipped by people in belief that their children...more

The foot of a young girl dressed as the Living Goddess Kumari is painted red as part of the rituals during the Kumari Puja festival, in which young girls pose as the Living Goddess Kumari and are worshipped by people in belief that their children will remain healthy, in Kathmandu, Nepal. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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Rohingya refugees stretch their hands for food near Balukhali in Cox�s Bazar, Bangladesh. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

Rohingya refugees stretch their hands for food near Balukhali in Cox�s Bazar, Bangladesh. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

Rohingya refugees stretch their hands for food near Balukhali in Cox�s Bazar, Bangladesh. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain
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Samaritans lock arms in prayer after helping clear furniture from the flooded house of a neighbor in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas. 

REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Samaritans lock arms in prayer after helping clear furniture from the flooded house of a neighbor in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Samaritans lock arms in prayer after helping clear furniture from the flooded house of a neighbor in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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Mehrullah Safi, 28, a disabled Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier, sits with his children at their house in Jalalabad province, Afghanistan. 

REUTERS/Parwiz

Mehrullah Safi, 28, a disabled Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier, sits with his children at their house in Jalalabad province, Afghanistan. REUTERS/Parwiz

Mehrullah Safi, 28, a disabled Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier, sits with his children at their house in Jalalabad province, Afghanistan. REUTERS/Parwiz
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A local resident arrives for Sunday service as chairs are seen drying outside of Iglesia de Dios Pentecostal M.I. El Triunfo church in the first church service after Tropical Storm Harvey in east Houston, Texas. 

REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A local resident arrives for Sunday service as chairs are seen drying outside of Iglesia de Dios Pentecostal M.I. El Triunfo church in the first church service after Tropical Storm Harvey in east Houston, Texas. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A local resident arrives for Sunday service as chairs are seen drying outside of Iglesia de Dios Pentecostal M.I. El Triunfo church in the first church service after Tropical Storm Harvey in east Houston, Texas. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Russian theatre director Kirill Serebrennikov (front), who was accused of embezzling state funds and placed under house arrest, sits in a car as he is escorted after a court hearing in Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Russian theatre director Kirill Serebrennikov (front), who was accused of embezzling state funds and placed under house arrest, sits in a car as he is escorted after a court hearing in Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Russian theatre director Kirill Serebrennikov (front), who was accused of embezzling state funds and placed under house arrest, sits in a car as he is escorted after a court hearing in Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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Isaac Zermeno discard furniture from the house of a neighbor who was left flooded from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas. 

REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Isaac Zermeno discard furniture from the house of a neighbor who was left flooded from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Isaac Zermeno discard furniture from the house of a neighbor who was left flooded from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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Damaged buildings and houses are seen as government troops continue their assault on its 105th day of clearing operations against pro-IS militants who have seized control of large parts of Marawi city, southern Philippines. 

REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Damaged buildings and houses are seen as government troops continue their assault on its 105th day of clearing operations against pro-IS militants who have seized control of large parts of Marawi city, southern Philippines. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Damaged buildings and houses are seen as government troops continue their assault on its 105th day of clearing operations against pro-IS militants who have seized control of large parts of Marawi city, southern Philippines. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
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Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic in action against Garbine Muguruza of Spain during their fourth round match at the U.S. Open. 


REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic in action against Garbine Muguruza of Spain during their fourth round match at the U.S. Open. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic in action against Garbine Muguruza of Spain during their fourth round match at the U.S. Open. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
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Actor Matilda De Angelis kisses her boyfriend during a red carpet for the movie ''Una Famiglia" at the 74th Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy. 

REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

Actor Matilda De Angelis kisses her boyfriend during a red carpet for the movie ''Una Famiglia" at the 74th Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

Actor Matilda De Angelis kisses her boyfriend during a red carpet for the movie ''Una Famiglia" at the 74th Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi
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Russian ambassador to the United Nations Vasilly Nebenzia (L) speaks with Chinese ambassador to the UN Liu Jieyi (C) and U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley (R) after a meeting of the United Nations Security Council on North Korea at the U.N. headquarters in New York. 


REUTERS/Joe Penney

Russian ambassador to the United Nations Vasilly Nebenzia (L) speaks with Chinese ambassador to the UN Liu Jieyi (C) and U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley (R) after a meeting of the United Nations Security Council on North Korea at the U.N....more

Russian ambassador to the United Nations Vasilly Nebenzia (L) speaks with Chinese ambassador to the UN Liu Jieyi (C) and U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley (R) after a meeting of the United Nations Security Council on North Korea at the U.N. headquarters in New York. REUTERS/Joe Penney
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Rohingya refugee girl cooks a meal in an open place near Balukhali in Cox�s Bazar, Bangladesh. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

Rohingya refugee girl cooks a meal in an open place near Balukhali in Cox�s Bazar, Bangladesh. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

Rohingya refugee girl cooks a meal in an open place near Balukhali in Cox�s Bazar, Bangladesh. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain
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