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<p>A member of the Edmonton Eskimos cheer squad is tossed into the air in front of a record 41,000 people during the annual Labor Day classic football game between the Edmonton Eskimos and the Calgary Stampeders in Calgary, Alberta, September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Todd Korol </p>

A member of the Edmonton Eskimos cheer squad is tossed into the air in front of a record 41,000 people during the annual Labor Day classic football game between the Edmonton Eskimos and the Calgary Stampeders in Calgary, Alberta, September 7, 2009....more

A member of the Edmonton Eskimos cheer squad is tossed into the air in front of a record 41,000 people during the annual Labor Day classic football game between the Edmonton Eskimos and the Calgary Stampeders in Calgary, Alberta, September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Todd Korol

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<p>Parents of freshmen sleep on mats laid out on the floor of a gymnasium inside a university campus in Wuhan, Hubei province September 7, 2009. The university have set out mats for some 400 parents accompanying freshmen students on their first day of school for four years, local media reported. REUTERS/China Daily </p>

Parents of freshmen sleep on mats laid out on the floor of a gymnasium inside a university campus in Wuhan, Hubei province September 7, 2009. The university have set out mats for some 400 parents accompanying freshmen students on their first day of...more

Parents of freshmen sleep on mats laid out on the floor of a gymnasium inside a university campus in Wuhan, Hubei province September 7, 2009. The university have set out mats for some 400 parents accompanying freshmen students on their first day of school for four years, local media reported. REUTERS/China Daily

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<p>Melanie Oudin of the U.S. celebrates her win over Nadia Petrova of the U.S. during their match at the U.S. Open tennis championship in New York, September 7, 2009. REUTERS/David Gray </p>

Melanie Oudin of the U.S. celebrates her win over Nadia Petrova of the U.S. during their match at the U.S. Open tennis championship in New York, September 7, 2009. REUTERS/David Gray

Melanie Oudin of the U.S. celebrates her win over Nadia Petrova of the U.S. during their match at the U.S. Open tennis championship in New York, September 7, 2009. REUTERS/David Gray

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<p>Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez (L) and U.S. director Oliver Stone wave as they sit at the Sala Grande during the "South Of The Border " premiere at the 66th Venice Film Festival September 7, 2009. REUTERSAlessandro Bianchi </p>

Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez (L) and U.S. director Oliver Stone wave as they sit at the Sala Grande during the "South Of The Border " premiere at the 66th Venice Film Festival September 7, 2009. REUTERSAlessandro Bianchi

Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez (L) and U.S. director Oliver Stone wave as they sit at the Sala Grande during the "South Of The Border " premiere at the 66th Venice Film Festival September 7, 2009. REUTERSAlessandro Bianchi

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<p>A woman dives in a lake in the Lobau area, the floodplain forest along the Danube River, as she enjoys the last summerdays in Vienna September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Herwig Prammer </p>

A woman dives in a lake in the Lobau area, the floodplain forest along the Danube River, as she enjoys the last summerdays in Vienna September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Herwig Prammer

A woman dives in a lake in the Lobau area, the floodplain forest along the Danube River, as she enjoys the last summerdays in Vienna September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Herwig Prammer

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<p>U.S. President Barack Obama waves as he attends an AFL-CIO Labor Day picnic at Coney Island in Cincinnati September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Larry Downing </p>

U.S. President Barack Obama waves as he attends an AFL-CIO Labor Day picnic at Coney Island in Cincinnati September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Larry Downing

U.S. President Barack Obama waves as he attends an AFL-CIO Labor Day picnic at Coney Island in Cincinnati September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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<p>The World Heritage-listed Kinderdijk windmills are illuminated by LED lights, at the Kinderdijk September 7, 2009. The wind mills are lit up this year to mark the first time energy-efficient LED lighting has been used. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen </p>

The World Heritage-listed Kinderdijk windmills are illuminated by LED lights, at the Kinderdijk September 7, 2009. The wind mills are lit up this year to mark the first time energy-efficient LED lighting has been used. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen

The World Heritage-listed Kinderdijk windmills are illuminated by LED lights, at the Kinderdijk September 7, 2009. The wind mills are lit up this year to mark the first time energy-efficient LED lighting has been used. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen

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<p>A woman sings religious chants during a procession of the Virgin of Regla in Regla, a workers' district in the port of Havana September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa</p>

A woman sings religious chants during a procession of the Virgin of Regla in Regla, a workers' district in the port of Havana September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

A woman sings religious chants during a procession of the Virgin of Regla in Regla, a workers' district in the port of Havana September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

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<p>A competitor attempts to tear off the head of a killed goose attached to a rope, which is repeatedly raised and lowered into the harbour, during fiestas in the Basque fishing town of Lekeitio September 6, 2009. Successful participants are allowed to keep the goose.  REUTERS/Vincent West </p>

A competitor attempts to tear off the head of a killed goose attached to a rope, which is repeatedly raised and lowered into the harbour, during fiestas in the Basque fishing town of Lekeitio September 6, 2009. Successful participants are allowed to...more

A competitor attempts to tear off the head of a killed goose attached to a rope, which is repeatedly raised and lowered into the harbour, during fiestas in the Basque fishing town of Lekeitio September 6, 2009. Successful participants are allowed to keep the goose. REUTERS/Vincent West

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<p>A woman cries as she is being evacuated with her pets and family members in a flooded neighborhood after heavy rainfall in Mexico City September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Henry Romero </p>

A woman cries as she is being evacuated with her pets and family members in a flooded neighborhood after heavy rainfall in Mexico City September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A woman cries as she is being evacuated with her pets and family members in a flooded neighborhood after heavy rainfall in Mexico City September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Henry Romero

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<p>Vincent Padois, head tutor at the Pierre and Marie Curie University who teaches robotics and is babysitting the Paris ICub, makes a demonstration with ICub robot, a "hybrid embodied cognitive system for a humanoid robot" about 1 metre (3.2 feet) high, at the Pierre and Marie Curie University in Paris September 4, 2009. Six versions of ICub exist in laboratories across Europe, where scientists are painstakingly tweaking its electronic brain to make it capable of learning, just like a human child and hoping it will learn how to adapt its behaviour to changing circumstances, offering new insights into the development of human consciousness. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer </p>

Vincent Padois, head tutor at the Pierre and Marie Curie University who teaches robotics and is babysitting the Paris ICub, makes a demonstration with ICub robot, a "hybrid embodied cognitive system for a humanoid robot" about 1 metre (3.2 feet)...more

Vincent Padois, head tutor at the Pierre and Marie Curie University who teaches robotics and is babysitting the Paris ICub, makes a demonstration with ICub robot, a "hybrid embodied cognitive system for a humanoid robot" about 1 metre (3.2 feet) high, at the Pierre and Marie Curie University in Paris September 4, 2009. Six versions of ICub exist in laboratories across Europe, where scientists are painstakingly tweaking its electronic brain to make it capable of learning, just like a human child and hoping it will learn how to adapt its behaviour to changing circumstances, offering new insights into the development of human consciousness. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

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<p>Belgium's goalkeepers Yves De Winter, Davy Schollen and Jean-Francois Gillet take part in a training session in Wolvertem September 7, 2009. The Belgian national soccer team will face Armenia on Wednesday. REUTERS/Sebastien Pirlet </p>

Belgium's goalkeepers Yves De Winter, Davy Schollen and Jean-Francois Gillet take part in a training session in Wolvertem September 7, 2009. The Belgian national soccer team will face Armenia on Wednesday. REUTERS/Sebastien Pirlet

Belgium's goalkeepers Yves De Winter, Davy Schollen and Jean-Francois Gillet take part in a training session in Wolvertem September 7, 2009. The Belgian national soccer team will face Armenia on Wednesday. REUTERS/Sebastien Pirlet

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<p>A U.S Marine from Delta Company of the 2nd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion stands outside his vehicle after patrol, near the town of Khan Neshin in Rig district of Helmand province, southern Afghanistan September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic </p>

A U.S Marine from Delta Company of the 2nd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion stands outside his vehicle after patrol, near the town of Khan Neshin in Rig district of Helmand province, southern Afghanistan September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Goran...more

A U.S Marine from Delta Company of the 2nd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion stands outside his vehicle after patrol, near the town of Khan Neshin in Rig district of Helmand province, southern Afghanistan September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

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<p>French actress Audrey Tautou poses during a photocall for the Japan premiere of the film "Coco Avant Chanel" in Tokyo September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao </p>

French actress Audrey Tautou poses during a photocall for the Japan premiere of the film "Coco Avant Chanel" in Tokyo September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao

French actress Audrey Tautou poses during a photocall for the Japan premiere of the film "Coco Avant Chanel" in Tokyo September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao

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<p>German Chancellor Angela Merkel receives applause after her speech at an Christian Democratic Union (CDU) election campaign rally at the traditional Keferloh festival in Grasbrunn September 7, 2009. General election will be held in Germany on September 27. REUTERS/Michael Dalder </p>

German Chancellor Angela Merkel receives applause after her speech at an Christian Democratic Union (CDU) election campaign rally at the traditional Keferloh festival in Grasbrunn September 7, 2009. General election will be held in Germany on...more

German Chancellor Angela Merkel receives applause after her speech at an Christian Democratic Union (CDU) election campaign rally at the traditional Keferloh festival in Grasbrunn September 7, 2009. General election will be held in Germany on September 27. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

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<p>Umbrellas decorate a main shopping district in Beirut's suburbs as part of a shopping festival for Ramadan September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi </p>

Umbrellas decorate a main shopping district in Beirut's suburbs as part of a shopping festival for Ramadan September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi

Umbrellas decorate a main shopping district in Beirut's suburbs as part of a shopping festival for Ramadan September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi

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<p>Germany's Celia Okoyino da Mbabi (L) scores her team's second goal past Norway's goalkeeper Ingrid Hjelmseth during their UEFA women's Euro 2009 semi-final soccer match in Helsinki September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler </p>

Germany's Celia Okoyino da Mbabi (L) scores her team's second goal past Norway's goalkeeper Ingrid Hjelmseth during their UEFA women's Euro 2009 semi-final soccer match in Helsinki September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler

Germany's Celia Okoyino da Mbabi (L) scores her team's second goal past Norway's goalkeeper Ingrid Hjelmseth during their UEFA women's Euro 2009 semi-final soccer match in Helsinki September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler

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<p>An internally displaced girl waits with her belongings in the parking lot of a bus terminal in Karachi, for transport back to her home in the Swat Valley region on September 7, 2009. About 1200 internally displaced persons, who fled a military offensive against the Taliban in the Swat Valley region a few months earlier, departed on a 20-hour journey to their villages from the southern seaport Karachi on Monday, an official overlooking the repatriation process said. REUTERS/Athar Hussain</p>

An internally displaced girl waits with her belongings in the parking lot of a bus terminal in Karachi, for transport back to her home in the Swat Valley region on September 7, 2009. About 1200 internally displaced persons, who fled a military...more

An internally displaced girl waits with her belongings in the parking lot of a bus terminal in Karachi, for transport back to her home in the Swat Valley region on September 7, 2009. About 1200 internally displaced persons, who fled a military offensive against the Taliban in the Swat Valley region a few months earlier, departed on a 20-hour journey to their villages from the southern seaport Karachi on Monday, an official overlooking the repatriation process said. REUTERS/Athar Hussain

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<p>Lubna Hussein (2nd R), a former journalist and U.N. press officer, carries a placard that reads "know your rights" as she leaves the courtroom after her trial in Sudan's capital Khartoum, September 7, 2009. Hussein was found guilty of indecency on Monday for wearing trousers in a case that has attracted worldwide attention, but she will be spared lashes, an official who attended the trial said. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah</p>

Lubna Hussein (2nd R), a former journalist and U.N. press officer, carries a placard that reads "know your rights" as she leaves the courtroom after her trial in Sudan's capital Khartoum, September 7, 2009. Hussein was found guilty of indecency on...more

Lubna Hussein (2nd R), a former journalist and U.N. press officer, carries a placard that reads "know your rights" as she leaves the courtroom after her trial in Sudan's capital Khartoum, September 7, 2009. Hussein was found guilty of indecency on Monday for wearing trousers in a case that has attracted worldwide attention, but she will be spared lashes, an official who attended the trial said. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah

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<p>An Afghan woman clad in burqa walks in a covered market in Kabul September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood </p>

An Afghan woman clad in burqa walks in a covered market in Kabul September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

An Afghan woman clad in burqa walks in a covered market in Kabul September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

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<p>Afghan policemen carry a casualty from a blast site as a NATO soldier (R) keeps watch outside a NATO military base in Kabul September 8, 2009. A suicide car bomber detonated his explosives outside the NATO military base at the international airport in the Afghan capital on Tuesday, a police source told Reuters. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood </p>

Afghan policemen carry a casualty from a blast site as a NATO soldier (R) keeps watch outside a NATO military base in Kabul September 8, 2009. A suicide car bomber detonated his explosives outside the NATO military base at the international airport...more

Afghan policemen carry a casualty from a blast site as a NATO soldier (R) keeps watch outside a NATO military base in Kabul September 8, 2009. A suicide car bomber detonated his explosives outside the NATO military base at the international airport in the Afghan capital on Tuesday, a police source told Reuters. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

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<p>Sweden's Petter Hansson (top) and Gustav Svensson dangle from a crossbar during a soccer training session at the Ta' Qali National Stadium outside Valletta September 7, 2009. Sweden will play hosts Malta in a 2010 World Cup Group One qualifier match on Wednesday. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi </p>

Sweden's Petter Hansson (top) and Gustav Svensson dangle from a crossbar during a soccer training session at the Ta' Qali National Stadium outside Valletta September 7, 2009. Sweden will play hosts Malta in a 2010 World Cup Group One qualifier match...more

Sweden's Petter Hansson (top) and Gustav Svensson dangle from a crossbar during a soccer training session at the Ta' Qali National Stadium outside Valletta September 7, 2009. Sweden will play hosts Malta in a 2010 World Cup Group One qualifier match on Wednesday. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

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<p>U.S Marines from Delta Company of the 2nd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion talk after checking a field for mines near the town of Khan Neshin in Rig district of Helmand province, southern Afghanistan September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic </p>

U.S Marines from Delta Company of the 2nd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion talk after checking a field for mines near the town of Khan Neshin in Rig district of Helmand province, southern Afghanistan September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic more

U.S Marines from Delta Company of the 2nd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion talk after checking a field for mines near the town of Khan Neshin in Rig district of Helmand province, southern Afghanistan September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

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<p>Riders cast their shadows as they cycle during the 9th stage of the Tour of Spain "La Vuelta" cycling race between Alcoy and Xorret del Cati September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Felix Ordonez </p>

Riders cast their shadows as they cycle during the 9th stage of the Tour of Spain "La Vuelta" cycling race between Alcoy and Xorret del Cati September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Felix Ordonez

Riders cast their shadows as they cycle during the 9th stage of the Tour of Spain "La Vuelta" cycling race between Alcoy and Xorret del Cati September 7, 2009. REUTERS/Felix Ordonez

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