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People watch the debate between U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and Democratic vice-presidential nominee Kamala Harris outside a tavern in San Diego, California. A stray housefly briefly commanded the U.S. national stage, generating buzz when it perched for several minutes on Pence’s cropped white hair. 


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People watch the debate between U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and Democratic vice-presidential nominee Kamala Harris outside a tavern in San Diego, California. A stray housefly briefly commanded the U.S. national stage, generating buzz when it...more

People watch the debate between U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and Democratic vice-presidential nominee Kamala Harris outside a tavern in San Diego, California. A stray housefly briefly commanded the U.S. national stage, generating buzz when it perched for several minutes on Pence’s cropped white hair. REUTERS/ Mike Blake    
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A demonstrator throws a bench towards a burned police station during a protest against the government's proposed labor reforms in a controversial "jobs creation" bill in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A demonstrator throws a bench towards a burned police station during a protest against the government's proposed labor reforms in a controversial "jobs creation" bill in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A demonstrator throws a bench towards a burned police station during a protest against the government's proposed labor reforms in a controversial "jobs creation" bill in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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A man delivers flowers, after American poet Louise Gluck won the 2020 Nobel Prize for Literature, at her home in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  REUTERS/Katherine Taylor    

A man delivers flowers, after American poet Louise Gluck won the 2020 Nobel Prize for Literature, at her home in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  REUTERS/Katherine Taylor    

A man delivers flowers, after American poet Louise Gluck won the 2020 Nobel Prize for Literature, at her home in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  REUTERS/Katherine Taylor    
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A woman supporting Armenia reacts during a protest against the military conflict with Azerbaijan over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Brussels, Belgium. REUTERS/Yves Herman  

A woman supporting Armenia reacts during a protest against the military conflict with Azerbaijan over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Brussels, Belgium. REUTERS/Yves Herman  

A woman supporting Armenia reacts during a protest against the military conflict with Azerbaijan over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Brussels, Belgium. REUTERS/Yves Herman  
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Riot police officers are seen during a protest against the government's labor reforms in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana  

Riot police officers are seen during a protest against the government's labor reforms in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana  

Riot police officers are seen during a protest against the government's labor reforms in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana  
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A doctor waits inside a protective chamber to takes a swab from a patient to test for the coronavirus in Subang Jaya, Malaysia. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng    

A doctor waits inside a protective chamber to takes a swab from a patient to test for the coronavirus in Subang Jaya, Malaysia. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng    

A doctor waits inside a protective chamber to takes a swab from a patient to test for the coronavirus in Subang Jaya, Malaysia. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng    
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Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris speaks during the 2020 vice presidential debate with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence (reflected on plexiglass barrier on right), on the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah.  Morry Gash/Pool

Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris speaks during the 2020 vice presidential debate with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence (reflected on plexiglass barrier on right), on the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah....more

Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris speaks during the 2020 vice presidential debate with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence (reflected on plexiglass barrier on right), on the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah.  Morry Gash/Pool
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Houston Astros right fielder Kyle Tucker reaches into the stands but is unable to catch a game tying three run home run hit by Oakland Athletics third baseman Chad Pinder at Dodger Stadium.    Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports  

Houston Astros right fielder Kyle Tucker reaches into the stands but is unable to catch a game tying three run home run hit by Oakland Athletics third baseman Chad Pinder at Dodger Stadium. Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports  

Houston Astros right fielder Kyle Tucker reaches into the stands but is unable to catch a game tying three run home run hit by Oakland Athletics third baseman Chad Pinder at Dodger Stadium. Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports  
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A view shows a house damaged by recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert Hayk Baghdasaryan/Photolure

A view shows a house damaged by recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert Hayk Baghdasaryan/Photolure

A view shows a house damaged by recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert Hayk Baghdasaryan/Photolure
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Demonstrators cover an elderly woman during clashes with police, as they protest against the government's proposed labor reforms in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

Demonstrators cover an elderly woman during clashes with police, as they protest against the government's proposed labor reforms in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

Demonstrators cover an elderly woman during clashes with police, as they protest against the government's proposed labor reforms in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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A woman works in a house with her cat while workers are forced to work from home and demand payback for extra home office costs, in Sassenheim, Netherlands. REUTERS/Eva Plevier

A woman works in a house with her cat while workers are forced to work from home and demand payback for extra home office costs, in Sassenheim, Netherlands. REUTERS/Eva Plevier

A woman works in a house with her cat while workers are forced to work from home and demand payback for extra home office costs, in Sassenheim, Netherlands. REUTERS/Eva Plevier
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Scientist Emmanuelle Charpentier, director of the Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology in Berlin holds a Swedish themed puppet after winning the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the development of a method for genome editing, in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch    

Scientist Emmanuelle Charpentier, director of the Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology in Berlin holds a Swedish themed puppet after winning the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the development of a method for genome editing, in Berlin,...more

Scientist Emmanuelle Charpentier, director of the Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology in Berlin holds a Swedish themed puppet after winning the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the development of a method for genome editing, in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch    
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A couple enjoy sunny autumn weather in a park in Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A couple enjoy sunny autumn weather in a park in Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A couple enjoy sunny autumn weather in a park in Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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Demonstrators set a police station on fire during a protest against the government's proposed labor reforms near the Presidential Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan  

Demonstrators set a police station on fire during a protest against the government's proposed labor reforms near the Presidential Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan  

Demonstrators set a police station on fire during a protest against the government's proposed labor reforms near the Presidential Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan  
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Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks to reporters as he departs Wilmington, Delaware. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque  

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks to reporters as he departs Wilmington, Delaware. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque  

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks to reporters as he departs Wilmington, Delaware. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque  
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Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence participate in their 2020 vice presidential campaign debate held on the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. REUTERS/Brian Snyder    

Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence participate in their 2020 vice presidential campaign debate held on the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. REUTERS/Brian Snyder    

Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence participate in their 2020 vice presidential campaign debate held on the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. REUTERS/Brian Snyder    
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A protester hits a police vehicle during clashes outside a court, where the trial of leaders and members of the Golden Dawn far-right party takes place in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Costas Baltas  

A protester hits a police vehicle during clashes outside a court, where the trial of leaders and members of the Golden Dawn far-right party takes place in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Costas Baltas  

A protester hits a police vehicle during clashes outside a court, where the trial of leaders and members of the Golden Dawn far-right party takes place in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Costas Baltas  
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Miyana Moffett watches a ride at the Mississippi State Fair as it opens with coronavirus restrictions in Jackson, Mississippi. REUTERS/Rory Doyle    

Miyana Moffett watches a ride at the Mississippi State Fair as it opens with coronavirus restrictions in Jackson, Mississippi. REUTERS/Rory Doyle    

Miyana Moffett watches a ride at the Mississippi State Fair as it opens with coronavirus restrictions in Jackson, Mississippi. REUTERS/Rory Doyle    
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A woman walks past a house damaged by recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov    

A woman walks past a house damaged by recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov    

A woman walks past a house damaged by recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov    
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President Donald Trump's supporter Lady MAGA USA walks waving a flag outside the site of the 2020 vice presidential debate between Mike Pence and Kamala Harris, at the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart  

President Donald Trump's supporter Lady MAGA USA walks waving a flag outside the site of the 2020 vice presidential debate between Mike Pence and Kamala Harris, at the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart...more

President Donald Trump's supporter Lady MAGA USA walks waving a flag outside the site of the 2020 vice presidential debate between Mike Pence and Kamala Harris, at the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart  
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A Jewish man takes photos of a photographer while wearing a mask in the Borough Park section of Brooklyn, New York City.   REUTERS/Carlo Allegri    

A Jewish man takes photos of a photographer while wearing a mask in the Borough Park section of Brooklyn, New York City. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri    

A Jewish man takes photos of a photographer while wearing a mask in the Borough Park section of Brooklyn, New York City. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri    
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A rocket case is seen after recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh in Stepanakert. REUTERS/Stringer  

A rocket case is seen after recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh in Stepanakert. REUTERS/Stringer  

A rocket case is seen after recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh in Stepanakert. REUTERS/Stringer  
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Democratic vice presidential nominee Senator Kamala Harris looks on during the 2020 vice presidential campaign debate held on the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. REUTERS/Brian Snyder  

Democratic vice presidential nominee Senator Kamala Harris looks on during the 2020 vice presidential campaign debate held on the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. REUTERS/Brian Snyder  

Democratic vice presidential nominee Senator Kamala Harris looks on during the 2020 vice presidential campaign debate held on the campus of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. REUTERS/Brian Snyder  
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People line up to cast their ballots for the upcoming presidential election as early voting begins in Cincinnati, Ohio.  REUTERS/Megan Jelinger    

People line up to cast their ballots for the upcoming presidential election as early voting begins in Cincinnati, Ohio.  REUTERS/Megan Jelinger    

People line up to cast their ballots for the upcoming presidential election as early voting begins in Cincinnati, Ohio.  REUTERS/Megan Jelinger    
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A supporter of India's main opposition Congress party is detained by police during a protest after the death of a rape victim, in Ahmedabad, India. REUTERS/Amit Dave    

A supporter of India's main opposition Congress party is detained by police during a protest after the death of a rape victim, in Ahmedabad, India. REUTERS/Amit Dave    

A supporter of India's main opposition Congress party is detained by police during a protest after the death of a rape victim, in Ahmedabad, India. REUTERS/Amit Dave    
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Israelis protest against a new law that curbed demonstrations against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as it bans protesters from holding demonstrations more than 1 km (0.6 miles) from their homes, tightening a second-wave of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) lockdown in Tel Aviv, Israel. REUTERS/Ammar Awad    

Israelis protest against a new law that curbed demonstrations against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as it bans protesters from holding demonstrations more than 1 km (0.6 miles) from their homes, tightening a second-wave of the coronavirus...more

Israelis protest against a new law that curbed demonstrations against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as it bans protesters from holding demonstrations more than 1 km (0.6 miles) from their homes, tightening a second-wave of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) lockdown in Tel Aviv, Israel. REUTERS/Ammar Awad    
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People sit inside protection booths at the Sushi das Artes restaurant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares    

People sit inside protection booths at the Sushi das Artes restaurant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares    

People sit inside protection booths at the Sushi das Artes restaurant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares    
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Women wearing face masks walk on the street in Trastevere as local authorities in the Italian capital Rome order face coverings to be worn at all times out of doors in an effort to counter rising coronavirus infections, in Rome, Italy. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

Women wearing face masks walk on the street in Trastevere as local authorities in the Italian capital Rome order face coverings to be worn at all times out of doors in an effort to counter rising coronavirus infections, in Rome, Italy....more

Women wearing face masks walk on the street in Trastevere as local authorities in the Italian capital Rome order face coverings to be worn at all times out of doors in an effort to counter rising coronavirus infections, in Rome, Italy. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane
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A worker is seen through an opening in a school door as he carries a sack of flour distributed by UNRWA to be delivered to a Palestinian family in Gaza City. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem    

A worker is seen through an opening in a school door as he carries a sack of flour distributed by UNRWA to be delivered to a Palestinian family in Gaza City. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem    

A worker is seen through an opening in a school door as he carries a sack of flour distributed by UNRWA to be delivered to a Palestinian family in Gaza City. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem    
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A demonstrator holds an Indonesian flag as he gestures in front of police officers during a protest against the government's proposed labor reforms in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A demonstrator holds an Indonesian flag as he gestures in front of police officers during a protest against the government's proposed labor reforms in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A demonstrator holds an Indonesian flag as he gestures in front of police officers during a protest against the government's proposed labor reforms in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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