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<p>Anna Cappellini of Italy reacts after performing in the ice dance free dance event at the World Figure Skating Championships in Turin March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Max Rossi</p>

Anna Cappellini of Italy reacts after performing in the ice dance free dance event at the World Figure Skating Championships in Turin March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Anna Cappellini of Italy reacts after performing in the ice dance free dance event at the World Figure Skating Championships in Turin March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Max Rossi

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<p>Italy's Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi jokes about receiving a parcel laced with anthrax next to his candidate Renata Polverini during a regional election rally in Rome March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi </p>

Italy's Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi jokes about receiving a parcel laced with anthrax next to his candidate Renata Polverini during a regional election rally in Rome March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

Italy's Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi jokes about receiving a parcel laced with anthrax next to his candidate Renata Polverini during a regional election rally in Rome March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

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<p>A woman takes an iron pot from a stove in her flooded house as water rises from melting snow in the village of Novy Sverzhen, some 80 km (50 miles) southwest of Minsk, March 26, 2010.  REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko </p>

A woman takes an iron pot from a stove in her flooded house as water rises from melting snow in the village of Novy Sverzhen, some 80 km (50 miles) southwest of Minsk, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

A woman takes an iron pot from a stove in her flooded house as water rises from melting snow in the village of Novy Sverzhen, some 80 km (50 miles) southwest of Minsk, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

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<p>Ohio State's head coach Thad Matta talks to the referee during a break in play against Tennessee during the first half of their NCAA Midwest Regional college basketball game in St. Louis, Missouri, March 26, 2010.         REUTERS/Jeff Haynes </p>

Ohio State's head coach Thad Matta talks to the referee during a break in play against Tennessee during the first half of their NCAA Midwest Regional college basketball game in St. Louis, Missouri, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes

Ohio State's head coach Thad Matta talks to the referee during a break in play against Tennessee during the first half of their NCAA Midwest Regional college basketball game in St. Louis, Missouri, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes

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<p>Artist Vlad Olandar holds a hoop as a cat jumps through during the rehearsal of a new show by Swiss National-Circus Knie in the town of Rapperswil east of Zurich March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann  </p>

Artist Vlad Olandar holds a hoop as a cat jumps through during the rehearsal of a new show by Swiss National-Circus Knie in the town of Rapperswil east of Zurich March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Artist Vlad Olandar holds a hoop as a cat jumps through during the rehearsal of a new show by Swiss National-Circus Knie in the town of Rapperswil east of Zurich March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

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<p>A boy eats while holding a placard during a rally against Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo near Malacanang Palace in Manila March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Cheryl Ravelo </p>

A boy eats while holding a placard during a rally against Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo near Malacanang Palace in Manila March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Cheryl Ravelo

A boy eats while holding a placard during a rally against Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo near Malacanang Palace in Manila March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Cheryl Ravelo

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<p>Actor Dennis Hopper holds his plaque, accompanied by his daughter Galen (C) and his granddaughter Violet Goldstone, at a ceremony where he was honored with a star on the Walk of Fame in Hollywood, California March 26, 2010.   REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni </p>

Actor Dennis Hopper holds his plaque, accompanied by his daughter Galen (C) and his granddaughter Violet Goldstone, at a ceremony where he was honored with a star on the Walk of Fame in Hollywood, California March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni more

Actor Dennis Hopper holds his plaque, accompanied by his daughter Galen (C) and his granddaughter Violet Goldstone, at a ceremony where he was honored with a star on the Walk of Fame in Hollywood, California March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

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<p>Michigan State's Derrick Nix (R) goes the basket against Northern Iowa's Jordan Eglseder during the first half of their NCAA Midwest Regional college basketball game in St. Louis, Missouri, March 26, 2010.     REUTERS/John Gress </p>

Michigan State's Derrick Nix (R) goes the basket against Northern Iowa's Jordan Eglseder during the first half of their NCAA Midwest Regional college basketball game in St. Louis, Missouri, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/John Gress

Michigan State's Derrick Nix (R) goes the basket against Northern Iowa's Jordan Eglseder during the first half of their NCAA Midwest Regional college basketball game in St. Louis, Missouri, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>A model is helped by a spectator after she fell while presenting a creation by Georgian designer Irakli Nasidze during Georgian Fashion Week in Tbilisi March 26, 2010.  REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili</p>

A model is helped by a spectator after she fell while presenting a creation by Georgian designer Irakli Nasidze during Georgian Fashion Week in Tbilisi March 26, 2010. REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili

A model is helped by a spectator after she fell while presenting a creation by Georgian designer Irakli Nasidze during Georgian Fashion Week in Tbilisi March 26, 2010. REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili

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<p>A Libyan folklore team performs during the arrival of leaders attending the Arab League summit in Sirte March 26, 2010.   REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra </p>

A Libyan folklore team performs during the arrival of leaders attending the Arab League summit in Sirte March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

A Libyan folklore team performs during the arrival of leaders attending the Arab League summit in Sirte March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

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<p>Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner (L) poses with a poncho and a YPFB (Yacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales Bolivianos) helmet during a ceremony in Sucre, southwest of La Paz, March 26, 2010.   REUTERS/David Mercado </p>

Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner (L) poses with a poncho and a YPFB (Yacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales Bolivianos) helmet during a ceremony in Sucre, southwest of La Paz, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/David Mercado

Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner (L) poses with a poncho and a YPFB (Yacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales Bolivianos) helmet during a ceremony in Sucre, southwest of La Paz, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/David Mercado

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<p>A girl runs as boys throw water at her as part of traditional Easter celebrations during a media presentation in Holloko, 100 km (62 miles) east of Budapest, March 26, 2010.    REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh </p>

A girl runs as boys throw water at her as part of traditional Easter celebrations during a media presentation in Holloko, 100 km (62 miles) east of Budapest, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh

A girl runs as boys throw water at her as part of traditional Easter celebrations during a media presentation in Holloko, 100 km (62 miles) east of Budapest, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh

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<p>Tessa Virtue (L) and Scott Moir of Canada perform during the ice dance free dance event at the World Figure Skating Championships in Turin March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito </p>

Tessa Virtue (L) and Scott Moir of Canada perform during the ice dance free dance event at the World Figure Skating Championships in Turin March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito

Tessa Virtue (L) and Scott Moir of Canada perform during the ice dance free dance event at the World Figure Skating Championships in Turin March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito

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<p>U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) and former Alaska Governor and vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin acknowledge the crowd during a campaign rally for McCain at the Pima County Fairgrounds in Tucson, Arizona March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Joshua Lott </p>

U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) and former Alaska Governor and vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin acknowledge the crowd during a campaign rally for McCain at the Pima County Fairgrounds in Tucson, Arizona March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Joshua Lott more

U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) and former Alaska Governor and vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin acknowledge the crowd during a campaign rally for McCain at the Pima County Fairgrounds in Tucson, Arizona March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

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<p>Brazil's Aline Campeiro competes in the women's 48kg weightlifting final at the South American Games in Medellin March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Jose Miguel Gomez   </p>

Brazil's Aline Campeiro competes in the women's 48kg weightlifting final at the South American Games in Medellin March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Jose Miguel Gomez

Brazil's Aline Campeiro competes in the women's 48kg weightlifting final at the South American Games in Medellin March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Jose Miguel Gomez

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<p>Children wearing hoods dressed as penitents take part in a procession in a school three days before the start of Holy Week in the Andalusian capital of Seville, southern Spain March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo </p>

Children wearing hoods dressed as penitents take part in a procession in a school three days before the start of Holy Week in the Andalusian capital of Seville, southern Spain March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo

Children wearing hoods dressed as penitents take part in a procession in a school three days before the start of Holy Week in the Andalusian capital of Seville, southern Spain March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo

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<p>A Palestinian beggar prays during Friday prayers outside the compound known to Muslims as al-Haram al-Sharif and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old City March 26, 2010.  REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun </p>

A Palestinian beggar prays during Friday prayers outside the compound known to Muslims as al-Haram al-Sharif and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old City March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A Palestinian beggar prays during Friday prayers outside the compound known to Muslims as al-Haram al-Sharif and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old City March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

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<p>Australia's Deb Hodgkinson (R) is tackled by China's Guan Qishi during the women's final rugby match of the Hong Kong Sevens tournament March 26, 2010.   REUTERS/Tyrone Siu  </p>

Australia's Deb Hodgkinson (R) is tackled by China's Guan Qishi during the women's final rugby match of the Hong Kong Sevens tournament March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Australia's Deb Hodgkinson (R) is tackled by China's Guan Qishi during the women's final rugby match of the Hong Kong Sevens tournament March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

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<p>Ernie Els of South Africa climbs up the embankment to his shoes after hitting his shot from the water on the sixth hole during second round play of the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament at the Bay Hill Club in Orlando March 26,  2010.   REUTERS/Hans Deryk </p>

Ernie Els of South Africa climbs up the embankment to his shoes after hitting his shot from the water on the sixth hole during second round play of the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament at the Bay Hill Club in Orlando March 26, 2010. ...more

Ernie Els of South Africa climbs up the embankment to his shoes after hitting his shot from the water on the sixth hole during second round play of the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament at the Bay Hill Club in Orlando March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Hans Deryk

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<p>A woman walks near her house in a flooded yard as water rises from melting snow in the village of Novy Sverzhen, some 80 km (50 miles) southwest of Minsk March 26, 2010.  REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko  </p>

A woman walks near her house in a flooded yard as water rises from melting snow in the village of Novy Sverzhen, some 80 km (50 miles) southwest of Minsk March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

A woman walks near her house in a flooded yard as water rises from melting snow in the village of Novy Sverzhen, some 80 km (50 miles) southwest of Minsk March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

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<p>People prepare a hot air balloon during the first Indonesian Hot Air Balloon Adventure in Sentul, Bogor, West Java March 27, 2010.   REUTERS/Supri </p>

People prepare a hot air balloon during the first Indonesian Hot Air Balloon Adventure in Sentul, Bogor, West Java March 27, 2010. REUTERS/Supri

People prepare a hot air balloon during the first Indonesian Hot Air Balloon Adventure in Sentul, Bogor, West Java March 27, 2010. REUTERS/Supri

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<p>Schoolgirls walk in front a Ferris wheel at the Villa El Salvador district of Lima, March 26, 2010.  REUTERS/Mariana Bazo </p>

Schoolgirls walk in front a Ferris wheel at the Villa El Salvador district of Lima, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo

Schoolgirls walk in front a Ferris wheel at the Villa El Salvador district of Lima, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo

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<p>South Korean naval ship Cheonan (R) is seen sunk as a maritime police ship patrols to rescue possible survivors near the Baeknyeong island off Incheon, west of Seoul, March 27, 2010.  REUTERS/Ongjin County office/Handout   FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS</p>

South Korean naval ship Cheonan (R) is seen sunk as a maritime police ship patrols to rescue possible survivors near the Baeknyeong island off Incheon, west of Seoul, March 27, 2010. REUTERS/Ongjin County office/Handout FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT...more

South Korean naval ship Cheonan (R) is seen sunk as a maritime police ship patrols to rescue possible survivors near the Baeknyeong island off Incheon, west of Seoul, March 27, 2010. REUTERS/Ongjin County office/Handout FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS

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<p>Student Buddhist monks attempt to tear down police barriers during a clash with police during a protest in Colombo, March 26, 2010.   REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte</p>

Student Buddhist monks attempt to tear down police barriers during a clash with police during a protest in Colombo, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Student Buddhist monks attempt to tear down police barriers during a clash with police during a protest in Colombo, March 26, 2010. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

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