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Dancers from the Kurya community are seen before performing in front of visitors to the Singita Grumeti Game Reserve, Tanzania. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Dancers from the Kurya community are seen before performing in front of visitors to the Singita Grumeti Game Reserve, Tanzania. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Dancers from the Kurya community are seen before performing in front of visitors to the Singita Grumeti Game Reserve, Tanzania. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
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Buildings damaged by Hurricane Michael are seen in Panama City, Florida. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman

Buildings damaged by Hurricane Michael are seen in Panama City, Florida. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman

Buildings damaged by Hurricane Michael are seen in Panama City, Florida. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman
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The Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft carrying the crew of astronaut Nick Hague of the U.S. and cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin of Russia blasts off to the International Space Station (ISS) from the launchpad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan. The two-man crew had to make a dramatic emergency landing when a rocket failed in mid-air, but they landed safely without harm and rescue crews quickly linked up with them, NASA, the U.S. space agency, and Russia's Roscosmos said. The Soyuz capsule carrying them separated from the malfunctioning rocket and made what is called a steep ballistic descent with parachutes helping slow its speed. Paratroopers parachuted to the rescue site, TASS news agency reported. 

REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

The Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft carrying the crew of astronaut Nick Hague of the U.S. and cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin of Russia blasts off to the International Space Station (ISS) from the launchpad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan. The two-man crew...more

The Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft carrying the crew of astronaut Nick Hague of the U.S. and cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin of Russia blasts off to the International Space Station (ISS) from the launchpad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan. The two-man crew had to make a dramatic emergency landing when a rocket failed in mid-air, but they landed safely without harm and rescue crews quickly linked up with them, NASA, the U.S. space agency, and Russia's Roscosmos said. The Soyuz capsule carrying them separated from the malfunctioning rocket and made what is called a steep ballistic descent with parachutes helping slow its speed. Paratroopers parachuted to the rescue site, TASS news agency reported. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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Sailors bathe in a sea water bath on Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga in the Indian Ocean. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Sailors bathe in a sea water bath on Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga in the Indian Ocean. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Sailors bathe in a sea water bath on Japanese helicopter carrier Kaga in the Indian Ocean. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A Swiss Air Force Super Puma Cougar helicopter releases flares during a flight demonstration over the Axalp in the Bernese Oberland, Switzerland. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

A Swiss Air Force Super Puma Cougar helicopter releases flares during a flight demonstration over the Axalp in the Bernese Oberland, Switzerland. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

A Swiss Air Force Super Puma Cougar helicopter releases flares during a flight demonstration over the Axalp in the Bernese Oberland, Switzerland. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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School girls wearing pink turban wave during celebrations to mark International Day of the Girl Child 2018, at a school in Chandigarh, India. REUTERS/Ajay Verma

School girls wearing pink turban wave during celebrations to mark International Day of the Girl Child 2018, at a school in Chandigarh, India. REUTERS/Ajay Verma

School girls wearing pink turban wave during celebrations to mark International Day of the Girl Child 2018, at a school in Chandigarh, India. REUTERS/Ajay Verma
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A McDonald's sign damaged by Hurricane Michael is pictured in Panama City Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman

A McDonald's sign damaged by Hurricane Michael is pictured in Panama City Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman

A McDonald's sign damaged by Hurricane Michael is pictured in Panama City Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman
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An employee works on a cardboard cutout of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, which will be used in a protest held by working women in Israeli high-tech companies, in Yavne, Israel. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

An employee works on a cardboard cutout of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, which will be used in a protest held by working women in Israeli high-tech companies, in Yavne, Israel. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

An employee works on a cardboard cutout of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, which will be used in a protest held by working women in Israeli high-tech companies, in Yavne, Israel. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Waves take over a house as Hurricane Michael comes ashore in Alligator Point, Florida. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Waves take over a house as Hurricane Michael comes ashore in Alligator Point, Florida. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Waves take over a house as Hurricane Michael comes ashore in Alligator Point, Florida. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Children use a water pipe to bathe at a camp for people displaced by an earthquake and tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

Children use a water pipe to bathe at a camp for people displaced by an earthquake and tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

Children use a water pipe to bathe at a camp for people displaced by an earthquake and tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside
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A security guard watches demonstrators during a protest calling the Kenyan government and banks to freeze ill-gotten South Sudanese assets and funds, In front of the KCB bank in Nairobi, Kenya. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

A security guard watches demonstrators during a protest calling the Kenyan government and banks to freeze ill-gotten South Sudanese assets and funds, In front of the KCB bank in Nairobi, Kenya. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

A security guard watches demonstrators during a protest calling the Kenyan government and banks to freeze ill-gotten South Sudanese assets and funds, In front of the KCB bank in Nairobi, Kenya. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
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Joseph Howat clears a damaged fence by Hurricane Michael at his business in Panama City Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman

Joseph Howat clears a damaged fence by Hurricane Michael at his business in Panama City Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman

Joseph Howat clears a damaged fence by Hurricane Michael at his business in Panama City Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman
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A woman stands on the footbridge over the river Garry near Pitlochry, Scotland. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne

A woman stands on the footbridge over the river Garry near Pitlochry, Scotland. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne

A woman stands on the footbridge over the river Garry near Pitlochry, Scotland. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne
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Teri Watson participates in axe throwing, a sport that started in the Canadian backwoods and is growing in popularity in U.S. cities, at LA Ax in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Teri Watson participates in axe throwing, a sport that started in the Canadian backwoods and is growing in popularity in U.S. cities, at LA Ax in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Teri Watson participates in axe throwing, a sport that started in the Canadian backwoods and is growing in popularity in U.S. cities, at LA Ax in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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A resident walks through debris as heavy rain and flash floods hit Sant Llorenc de Cardassar on the island of Mallorca, Spain. REUTERS/Enrique Calvo

A resident walks through debris as heavy rain and flash floods hit Sant Llorenc de Cardassar on the island of Mallorca, Spain. REUTERS/Enrique Calvo

A resident walks through debris as heavy rain and flash floods hit Sant Llorenc de Cardassar on the island of Mallorca, Spain. REUTERS/Enrique Calvo
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A tourist looks at a dead whale shark after it washed up on a shore of Indian Ocean in Diani area near Mombasa, Kenya. REUTERS/Joseph Okanga

A tourist looks at a dead whale shark after it washed up on a shore of Indian Ocean in Diani area near Mombasa, Kenya. REUTERS/Joseph Okanga

A tourist looks at a dead whale shark after it washed up on a shore of Indian Ocean in Diani area near Mombasa, Kenya. REUTERS/Joseph Okanga
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Wholesalers check the quality of frozen tuna displayed during the first tuna auctions on the opening day of the new Toyosu fish market, which has been relocated from Tsukiji, in Tokyo. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Wholesalers check the quality of frozen tuna displayed during the first tuna auctions on the opening day of the new Toyosu fish market, which has been relocated from Tsukiji, in Tokyo. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Wholesalers check the quality of frozen tuna displayed during the first tuna auctions on the opening day of the new Toyosu fish market, which has been relocated from Tsukiji, in Tokyo. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A truck drives past bales of cotton in Luis Eduardo Magalhaes, Bahia state, Brazil. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A truck drives past bales of cotton in Luis Eduardo Magalhaes, Bahia state, Brazil. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

A truck drives past bales of cotton in Luis Eduardo Magalhaes, Bahia state, Brazil. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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A flock of starlings fills the dusk sky over Rome, Italy. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

A flock of starlings fills the dusk sky over Rome, Italy. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

A flock of starlings fills the dusk sky over Rome, Italy. REUTERS/Tony Gentile
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A general view of Cheruthoni dam with one open gate is seen in Idukki, Kerala, India. REUTERS/Sivaram V

A general view of Cheruthoni dam with one open gate is seen in Idukki, Kerala, India. REUTERS/Sivaram V

A general view of Cheruthoni dam with one open gate is seen in Idukki, Kerala, India. REUTERS/Sivaram V
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A visitor attends the annual exhibition of weaponry and military equipment Arms and Security in Kiev, Ukraine. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A visitor attends the annual exhibition of weaponry and military equipment Arms and Security in Kiev, Ukraine. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A visitor attends the annual exhibition of weaponry and military equipment Arms and Security in Kiev, Ukraine. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits the Samjiyon Orchestra Theatre in Pyongyang, North Korea. KCNA via REUTERS

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits the Samjiyon Orchestra Theatre in Pyongyang, North Korea. KCNA via REUTERS

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits the Samjiyon Orchestra Theatre in Pyongyang, North Korea. KCNA via REUTERS
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Petar Ivanov of Bulgaria competes in the Sport Climbing Men's Combined, Bouldering Final in the Parque Mujeres Argentinas, Urban Park during the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Lukas Schulze for OIS/IOC/via REUTERS

Petar Ivanov of Bulgaria competes in the Sport Climbing Men's Combined, Bouldering Final in the Parque Mujeres Argentinas, Urban Park during the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Lukas Schulze for OIS/IOC/via REUTERS

Petar Ivanov of Bulgaria competes in the Sport Climbing Men's Combined, Bouldering Final in the Parque Mujeres Argentinas, Urban Park during the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Lukas Schulze for OIS/IOC/via REUTERS
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A man gestures towards a search and rescue team while looking for victims in the earthquake and liquefaction affected Balaroa neighborhood in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

A man gestures towards a search and rescue team while looking for victims in the earthquake and liquefaction affected Balaroa neighborhood in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

A man gestures towards a search and rescue team while looking for victims in the earthquake and liquefaction affected Balaroa neighborhood in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside
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U.S. President Donald Trump talks about Hurricane Michael next to maps and projections on the storm during a meeting in the Oval Office at the White House. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

U.S. President Donald Trump talks about Hurricane Michael next to maps and projections on the storm during a meeting in the Oval Office at the White House. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

U.S. President Donald Trump talks about Hurricane Michael next to maps and projections on the storm during a meeting in the Oval Office at the White House. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
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A red deer stands in the early morning mist in Bushy Park in London. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A red deer stands in the early morning mist in Bushy Park in London. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A red deer stands in the early morning mist in Bushy Park in London. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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