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Lonnie Gatte and Teri Goleman kiss after returning to their residence, a 40-foot camping trailer, to find it completely destroyed in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura in Sulphur, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Lonnie Gatte and Teri Goleman kiss after returning to their residence, a 40-foot camping trailer, to find it completely destroyed in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura in Sulphur, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Lonnie Gatte and Teri Goleman kiss after returning to their residence, a 40-foot camping trailer, to find it completely destroyed in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura in Sulphur, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is joined onstage by U.S. President Donald Trump after delivering his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican vice presidential nominee during an event of the 2020 Republican National Convention held at Fort McHenry in Baltimore, Maryland.  REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is joined onstage by U.S. President Donald Trump after delivering his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican vice presidential nominee during an event of the 2020 Republican National Convention held at Fort McHenry in...more

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is joined onstage by U.S. President Donald Trump after delivering his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican vice presidential nominee during an event of the 2020 Republican National Convention held at Fort McHenry in Baltimore, Maryland. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
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A flamboyance of flamingos crowds together in Lake Bogoria, in Baringo County, Kenya. REUTERS/Baz Ratner    

A flamboyance of flamingos crowds together in Lake Bogoria, in Baringo County, Kenya. REUTERS/Baz Ratner    

A flamboyance of flamingos crowds together in Lake Bogoria, in Baringo County, Kenya. REUTERS/Baz Ratner    
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The facade of a building is seen damaged after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage  

The facade of a building is seen damaged after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage  

The facade of a building is seen damaged after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage  
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A man throws a stone at a police vehicle during a protest demanding the police account for the death of the teenage boy who was allegedly shot by the police the previous night in Eldorado park, outside Johannesburg, South Africa. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko    

A man throws a stone at a police vehicle during a protest demanding the police account for the death of the teenage boy who was allegedly shot by the police the previous night in Eldorado park, outside Johannesburg, South Africa. REUTERS/Siphiwe...more

A man throws a stone at a police vehicle during a protest demanding the police account for the death of the teenage boy who was allegedly shot by the police the previous night in Eldorado park, outside Johannesburg, South Africa. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko    
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People search for victims after floods in Charikar, capital of Parwan province, Afghanistan. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail  

People search for victims after floods in Charikar, capital of Parwan province, Afghanistan. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail  

People search for victims after floods in Charikar, capital of Parwan province, Afghanistan. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail  
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A tract of the Amazon jungle is seen burning as it is cleared by loggers and farmers near Humaita, Amazonas State, Brazil. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino  

A tract of the Amazon jungle is seen burning as it is cleared by loggers and farmers near Humaita, Amazonas State, Brazil. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino  

A tract of the Amazon jungle is seen burning as it is cleared by loggers and farmers near Humaita, Amazonas State, Brazil. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino  
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A man looses his balance while crossing a flooded street during monsoon rain in Karachi, Pakistan. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro    

A man looses his balance while crossing a flooded street during monsoon rain in Karachi, Pakistan. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro    

A man looses his balance while crossing a flooded street during monsoon rain in Karachi, Pakistan. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro    
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Demonstrators take part in a protest following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man, in Kenosha, Wisconsin.   REUTERS/Stephen Maturen  

Demonstrators take part in a protest following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man, in Kenosha, Wisconsin.   REUTERS/Stephen Maturen  

Demonstrators take part in a protest following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man, in Kenosha, Wisconsin.   REUTERS/Stephen Maturen  
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A policeman takes a photograph of a carcass of a dolphin that died and was washed up on shore at the Grand Sable, Mauritius. REUTERS/Beekash Roopun/L'Express Maurice

A policeman takes a photograph of a carcass of a dolphin that died and was washed up on shore at the Grand Sable, Mauritius. REUTERS/Beekash Roopun/L'Express Maurice

A policeman takes a photograph of a carcass of a dolphin that died and was washed up on shore at the Grand Sable, Mauritius. REUTERS/Beekash Roopun/L'Express Maurice
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Zoo keeper Tony Cholerton uses an electronic identification chip reader on a squirrel monkey as it stands on weighing scales at the ZSL London Zoo 2020 weigh-in. REUTERS/Toby Melville  

Zoo keeper Tony Cholerton uses an electronic identification chip reader on a squirrel monkey as it stands on weighing scales at the ZSL London Zoo 2020 weigh-in. REUTERS/Toby Melville  

Zoo keeper Tony Cholerton uses an electronic identification chip reader on a squirrel monkey as it stands on weighing scales at the ZSL London Zoo 2020 weigh-in. REUTERS/Toby Melville  
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Galveston resident Charlotte, 12, photographs her two-year-old beagle Sunny who reacts to high wind ahead of Hurricane Laura in Galveston, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif  

Galveston resident Charlotte, 12, photographs her two-year-old beagle Sunny who reacts to high wind ahead of Hurricane Laura in Galveston, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif  

Galveston resident Charlotte, 12, photographs her two-year-old beagle Sunny who reacts to high wind ahead of Hurricane Laura in Galveston, Texas. REUTERS/Adrees Latif  
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A woman with her hands tied takes part in a human chain in front of the Church of Saints Simon and Helena during a rally against presidential election results, at the Independence Square in Minsk, Belarus.  REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko    

A woman with her hands tied takes part in a human chain in front of the Church of Saints Simon and Helena during a rally against presidential election results, at the Independence Square in Minsk, Belarus. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko    

A woman with her hands tied takes part in a human chain in front of the Church of Saints Simon and Helena during a rally against presidential election results, at the Independence Square in Minsk, Belarus. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko    
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A stuffed bear stands amid debris inside a damaged building after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A stuffed bear stands amid debris inside a damaged building after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A stuffed bear stands amid debris inside a damaged building after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Khadjou Sambe, 25, Senegal's first female professional surfer, surfs during a training session off the coast of Ngor, Dakar, Senegal. "When I am in the water I feel something extraordinary, something special in my heart," said Sambe. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra  

Khadjou Sambe, 25, Senegal's first female professional surfer, surfs during a training session off the coast of Ngor, Dakar, Senegal. "When I am in the water I feel something extraordinary, something special in my heart," said Sambe. REUTERS/Zohra...more

Khadjou Sambe, 25, Senegal's first female professional surfer, surfs during a training session off the coast of Ngor, Dakar, Senegal. "When I am in the water I feel something extraordinary, something special in my heart," said Sambe. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra  
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Activists stand with American flags at sunrise to memorialize victims of the coronavirus outbreak, near the Washington Monument in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner    

Activists stand with American flags at sunrise to memorialize victims of the coronavirus outbreak, near the Washington Monument in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner    

Activists stand with American flags at sunrise to memorialize victims of the coronavirus outbreak, near the Washington Monument in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner    
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A staff member applies makeup for White House counselor Kellyanne Conway before Conway delivered her pre-recorded address to the largely virtual 2020 Republican National Convention from the Mellon Auditorium in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner  

A staff member applies makeup for White House counselor Kellyanne Conway before Conway delivered her pre-recorded address to the largely virtual 2020 Republican National Convention from the Mellon Auditorium in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner  

A staff member applies makeup for White House counselor Kellyanne Conway before Conway delivered her pre-recorded address to the largely virtual 2020 Republican National Convention from the Mellon Auditorium in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner  
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Roger Taylor stands outside his garage as his family sits inside as Hurricane Laura approaches the gulf coast in Abbeville, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Kathleen Flynn

Roger Taylor stands outside his garage as his family sits inside as Hurricane Laura approaches the gulf coast in Abbeville, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Kathleen Flynn

Roger Taylor stands outside his garage as his family sits inside as Hurricane Laura approaches the gulf coast in Abbeville, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Kathleen Flynn
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Brenton Tarrant, the gunman who shot and killed worshippers in the Christchurch mosque attacks, listens as Crown prosecutor Mark Zarifeh delivers his submission during Tarrant's sentencing at the High Court in Christchurch, New Zealand.  John Kirk-Anderson/Pool via REUTERS    

Brenton Tarrant, the gunman who shot and killed worshippers in the Christchurch mosque attacks, listens as Crown prosecutor Mark Zarifeh delivers his submission during Tarrant's sentencing at the High Court in Christchurch, New Zealand.  John...more

Brenton Tarrant, the gunman who shot and killed worshippers in the Christchurch mosque attacks, listens as Crown prosecutor Mark Zarifeh delivers his submission during Tarrant's sentencing at the High Court in Christchurch, New Zealand.  John Kirk-Anderson/Pool via REUTERS    
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Fox News Channel host Sean Hannity gives a thumbs up as he waits for the arrival of  U.S. Vice President Mike Pence to deliver his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican vice presidential nominee during an event of the 2020 Republican National Convention held at Fort McHenry in Baltimore, Maryland. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Fox News Channel host Sean Hannity gives a thumbs up as he waits for the arrival of  U.S. Vice President Mike Pence to deliver his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican vice presidential nominee during an event of the 2020 Republican National...more

Fox News Channel host Sean Hannity gives a thumbs up as he waits for the arrival of  U.S. Vice President Mike Pence to deliver his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican vice presidential nominee during an event of the 2020 Republican National Convention held at Fort McHenry in Baltimore, Maryland. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
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A resident secures his household property from the waters of the Blue Nile floods inside his house in the Al-Ikmayr area of Omdurman in Khartoum, Sudan. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah  

A resident secures his household property from the waters of the Blue Nile floods inside his house in the Al-Ikmayr area of Omdurman in Khartoum, Sudan. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah  

A resident secures his household property from the waters of the Blue Nile floods inside his house in the Al-Ikmayr area of Omdurman in Khartoum, Sudan. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah  
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A man undergoes a coronavirus test at a makeshift clinic in Seoul, South Korea.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji  

A man undergoes a coronavirus test at a makeshift clinic in Seoul, South Korea.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji  

A man undergoes a coronavirus test at a makeshift clinic in Seoul, South Korea.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji  
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A Palestinian health worker wearing protective clothing loads into an ambulance a stretcher carrying the body of a 61-year-old man who died after contracting the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in the northern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian health worker wearing protective clothing loads into an ambulance a stretcher carrying the body of a 61-year-old man who died after contracting the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in the northern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian health worker wearing protective clothing loads into an ambulance a stretcher carrying the body of a 61-year-old man who died after contracting the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in the northern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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A woman pushes a cart with plastic containers filled with potable water from a pumping plant at Las Margaritas neighborhood, after a failure in the water supply network that has affected residents for a month, as the coronavirus outbreak continues, in Soyapango, El Salvador. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas

A woman pushes a cart with plastic containers filled with potable water from a pumping plant at Las Margaritas neighborhood, after a failure in the water supply network that has affected residents for a month, as the coronavirus outbreak continues,...more

A woman pushes a cart with plastic containers filled with potable water from a pumping plant at Las Margaritas neighborhood, after a failure in the water supply network that has affected residents for a month, as the coronavirus outbreak continues, in Soyapango, El Salvador. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas
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A McDonald's sign is seen damaged after Hurricane Laura passed through Iowa, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage    

A McDonald's sign is seen damaged after Hurricane Laura passed through Iowa, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage    

A McDonald's sign is seen damaged after Hurricane Laura passed through Iowa, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage    
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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence looks on while delivering his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican vice presidential nominee during an event of the 2020 Republican National Convention held at Fort McHenry in Baltimore, Maryland. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst    

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence looks on while delivering his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican vice presidential nominee during an event of the 2020 Republican National Convention held at Fort McHenry in Baltimore, Maryland. REUTERS/Jonathan...more

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence looks on while delivering his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican vice presidential nominee during an event of the 2020 Republican National Convention held at Fort McHenry in Baltimore, Maryland. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst    
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NHS staff members lie on the ground as others hold images depicting Britain's Secretary of State for Health Matt Hancock, Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Britain's Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Michael Gove during a protest asking for a pay rise, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), outside Downing Street in London. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

NHS staff members lie on the ground as others hold images depicting Britain's Secretary of State for Health Matt Hancock, Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Britain's Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Michael Gove during a...more

NHS staff members lie on the ground as others hold images depicting Britain's Secretary of State for Health Matt Hancock, Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Britain's Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Michael Gove during a protest asking for a pay rise, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), outside Downing Street in London. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton attends an unveiling of a bronze statue featuring Sojourner Truth, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony, following the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment in Central Park in the Manhattan borough of New York City. The statue is the first to feature non-fictional women in Central Park's history. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri  

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton attends an unveiling of a bronze statue featuring Sojourner Truth, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony, following the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment in Central Park in the...more

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton attends an unveiling of a bronze statue featuring Sojourner Truth, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony, following the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment in Central Park in the Manhattan borough of New York City. The statue is the first to feature non-fictional women in Central Park's history. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri  
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A member of the French military wears a face mask as he stands near the damaged grain silos during a joint effort with the Lebanese army to clear rubble from the port of Beirut following the explosion, as part of a tour organized for media and journalists in Beirut, Lebanon. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

A member of the French military wears a face mask as he stands near the damaged grain silos during a joint effort with the Lebanese army to clear rubble from the port of Beirut following the explosion, as part of a tour organized for media and...more

A member of the French military wears a face mask as he stands near the damaged grain silos during a joint effort with the Lebanese army to clear rubble from the port of Beirut following the explosion, as part of a tour organized for media and journalists in Beirut, Lebanon. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
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Saeed Darawsheh, a 29-year old paraplegic diver, swims with his dog in the Mediterranean Sea after diving and cleaning up the sea's plastic pollution, off the coast of Caesarea, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias  

Saeed Darawsheh, a 29-year old paraplegic diver, swims with his dog in the Mediterranean Sea after diving and cleaning up the sea's plastic pollution, off the coast of Caesarea, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias  

Saeed Darawsheh, a 29-year old paraplegic diver, swims with his dog in the Mediterranean Sea after diving and cleaning up the sea's plastic pollution, off the coast of Caesarea, Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias  
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A boy jumps from a ship while playing at Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A boy jumps from a ship while playing at Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A boy jumps from a ship while playing at Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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A police car is seen next to a flooded underpass after Hurricane Laura passed through Lafayette, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A police car is seen next to a flooded underpass after Hurricane Laura passed through Lafayette, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A police car is seen next to a flooded underpass after Hurricane Laura passed through Lafayette, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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