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<p>People wait to take a train to their hometowns, in the Senen train station, which was flooded after heavy rains in the morning, in Jakarta September 6, 2010. Millions of Muslims are expected to leave the capital to celebrate the Eid al-Fitr holiday with their relatives, which is from September 10 to 11, to mark the end of the holy month of Ramadan. REUTERS/Supri</p>

People wait to take a train to their hometowns, in the Senen train station, which was flooded after heavy rains in the morning, in Jakarta September 6, 2010. Millions of Muslims are expected to leave the capital to celebrate the Eid al-Fitr holiday...more

People wait to take a train to their hometowns, in the Senen train station, which was flooded after heavy rains in the morning, in Jakarta September 6, 2010. Millions of Muslims are expected to leave the capital to celebrate the Eid al-Fitr holiday with their relatives, which is from September 10 to 11, to mark the end of the holy month of Ramadan. REUTERS/Supri

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<p>An employee smokes at a grain store owned by the "Pobeda" (Victory) collective farm, some 70 km (43 miles) south of Rostov-on-Don in Russia's Rostov region, September 6, 2010.    REUTERS/Vladimir Konstantinov</p>

An employee smokes at a grain store owned by the "Pobeda" (Victory) collective farm, some 70 km (43 miles) south of Rostov-on-Don in Russia's Rostov region, September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Vladimir Konstantinov

An employee smokes at a grain store owned by the "Pobeda" (Victory) collective farm, some 70 km (43 miles) south of Rostov-on-Don in Russia's Rostov region, September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Vladimir Konstantinov

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<p>A relative cries during the funeral of 13 victims of a landslide in the village of Parrasquin in Nahuala, September 6, 2010. A massive landslide buried a crowd trying to dig out a bus from deep mud on Sunday, killing at least 22 people, with dozens more feared dead, as torrential rains battered Guatemala. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido</p>

A relative cries during the funeral of 13 victims of a landslide in the village of Parrasquin in Nahuala, September 6, 2010. A massive landslide buried a crowd trying to dig out a bus from deep mud on Sunday, killing at least 22 people, with dozens...more

A relative cries during the funeral of 13 victims of a landslide in the village of Parrasquin in Nahuala, September 6, 2010. A massive landslide buried a crowd trying to dig out a bus from deep mud on Sunday, killing at least 22 people, with dozens more feared dead, as torrential rains battered Guatemala. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

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<p>A boy and his mother, who are flood victims, helps her wash her hair at a relief camp in Charsadda, Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl </p>

A boy and his mother, who are flood victims, helps her wash her hair at a relief camp in Charsadda, Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl

A boy and his mother, who are flood victims, helps her wash her hair at a relief camp in Charsadda, Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl

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<p>Russia's Aslanbek Khushtov (R) challenges Uzbekistan's David Saldadze during their 96 kg Greco-Roman bronze medal match at the World Wrestling Championships in Moscow September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor</p>

Russia's Aslanbek Khushtov (R) challenges Uzbekistan's David Saldadze during their 96 kg Greco-Roman bronze medal match at the World Wrestling Championships in Moscow September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

Russia's Aslanbek Khushtov (R) challenges Uzbekistan's David Saldadze during their 96 kg Greco-Roman bronze medal match at the World Wrestling Championships in Moscow September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

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<p>Hungary's water polo team look on during their European Water Polo Championships quarter-final match against Russia in Zagreb, Croatia, September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh </p>

Hungary's water polo team look on during their European Water Polo Championships quarter-final match against Russia in Zagreb, Croatia, September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh

Hungary's water polo team look on during their European Water Polo Championships quarter-final match against Russia in Zagreb, Croatia, September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh

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<p>Tiger Woods of the U.S. hits out of a bunker on the fourth hole during the fourth round of the Deutsche Bank Championship in Norton, Massachusetts September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Brian Snyder</p>

Tiger Woods of the U.S. hits out of a bunker on the fourth hole during the fourth round of the Deutsche Bank Championship in Norton, Massachusetts September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Tiger Woods of the U.S. hits out of a bunker on the fourth hole during the fourth round of the Deutsche Bank Championship in Norton, Massachusetts September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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<p>A relative of the 33 miners trapped in a copper and gold mine talks on a cellphone in front of a Chilean flag at a camp outside the main gate of the mine at Copiapo September 6, 2010.   REUTERS/Luis Hidalgo</p>

A relative of the 33 miners trapped in a copper and gold mine talks on a cellphone in front of a Chilean flag at a camp outside the main gate of the mine at Copiapo September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Luis Hidalgo

A relative of the 33 miners trapped in a copper and gold mine talks on a cellphone in front of a Chilean flag at a camp outside the main gate of the mine at Copiapo September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Luis Hidalgo

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<p>Mother Mussarai Bibi (C) and other relatives who are flood victims grieve over the body of five-day-old Akash before his funeral in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district of Punjab province September 6, 2010.   REUTERS/Damir Sagolj</p>

Mother Mussarai Bibi (C) and other relatives who are flood victims grieve over the body of five-day-old Akash before his funeral in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district of Punjab province September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Mother Mussarai Bibi (C) and other relatives who are flood victims grieve over the body of five-day-old Akash before his funeral in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district of Punjab province September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>Revellers covered in grease stand as they take part in the annual "Cascamorras" festival in Baza, southern Spain September 6, 2010.   REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo</p>

Revellers covered in grease stand as they take part in the annual "Cascamorras" festival in Baza, southern Spain September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo

Revellers covered in grease stand as they take part in the annual "Cascamorras" festival in Baza, southern Spain September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo

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<p>A Kashmiri protester throws stones at an Indian policeman who retaliates during an anti-India protest in Srinagar September 6, 2010.   REUTERS/Danish Ismail</p>

A Kashmiri protester throws stones at an Indian policeman who retaliates during an anti-India protest in Srinagar September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

A Kashmiri protester throws stones at an Indian policeman who retaliates during an anti-India protest in Srinagar September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

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<p>A policeman uses a metal detector to look for bullets next to the bodies of two men and a woman in Mateo on the outskirts of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, September 6, 2010. The victims were handcuffed when their bodies were discovered on Monday. The three, identified as 19-year-old Edgard Antonio Zuniga Pavon, 17-year-old Leonardo Osorto Corralez and 23-year-old Katherine Desire Bonilla, are believed to have been executed, according to local media reports. REUTERS/Danny Ramirez</p>

A policeman uses a metal detector to look for bullets next to the bodies of two men and a woman in Mateo on the outskirts of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, September 6, 2010. The victims were handcuffed when their bodies were discovered on Monday. The three,...more

A policeman uses a metal detector to look for bullets next to the bodies of two men and a woman in Mateo on the outskirts of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, September 6, 2010. The victims were handcuffed when their bodies were discovered on Monday. The three, identified as 19-year-old Edgard Antonio Zuniga Pavon, 17-year-old Leonardo Osorto Corralez and 23-year-old Katherine Desire Bonilla, are believed to have been executed, according to local media reports. REUTERS/Danny Ramirez

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<p>A member of the Edmonton Eskimos cheer squad is airborne as she performs during the first half of their CFL football game against the Calgary Stampeders in Calgary, Alberta, September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Todd Korol</p>

A member of the Edmonton Eskimos cheer squad is airborne as she performs during the first half of their CFL football game against the Calgary Stampeders in Calgary, Alberta, September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Todd Korol

A member of the Edmonton Eskimos cheer squad is airborne as she performs during the first half of their CFL football game against the Calgary Stampeders in Calgary, Alberta, September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Todd Korol

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<p>Cleveland Indians left fielder Trevor Crowe (L) leaps in the air to meet center fielder Michael Brantley to celebrate beating the Los Angeles Angels during their MLB American League game in Anaheim, California September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo</p>

Cleveland Indians left fielder Trevor Crowe (L) leaps in the air to meet center fielder Michael Brantley to celebrate beating the Los Angeles Angels during their MLB American League game in Anaheim, California September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Alex...more

Cleveland Indians left fielder Trevor Crowe (L) leaps in the air to meet center fielder Michael Brantley to celebrate beating the Los Angeles Angels during their MLB American League game in Anaheim, California September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo

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<p>Illegal gamblers are seen after they were arrested in Kunming, Yunnan province, China, September 6, 2010. Local police arrested 91 gamblers and seized over 100,000 yuan ($14,738) and more than 20 vehicles, local media reported. REUTERS/Wong Campion</p>

Illegal gamblers are seen after they were arrested in Kunming, Yunnan province, China, September 6, 2010. Local police arrested 91 gamblers and seized over 100,000 yuan ($14,738) and more than 20 vehicles, local media reported. REUTERS/Wong Campion more

Illegal gamblers are seen after they were arrested in Kunming, Yunnan province, China, September 6, 2010. Local police arrested 91 gamblers and seized over 100,000 yuan ($14,738) and more than 20 vehicles, local media reported. REUTERS/Wong Campion

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<p>President Barack Obama attends the Milwaukee Laborfest event in Wisconsin to celebrate Labor Day September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Larry Downing</p>

President Barack Obama attends the Milwaukee Laborfest event in Wisconsin to celebrate Labor Day September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Larry Downing

President Barack Obama attends the Milwaukee Laborfest event in Wisconsin to celebrate Labor Day September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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<p>A crescent moon is seen over Buenos Aires at sunrise, September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci</p>

A crescent moon is seen over Buenos Aires at sunrise, September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

A crescent moon is seen over Buenos Aires at sunrise, September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

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<p>A member of the clergy, from Britain, submerges a child in the water of the Jordan River during a baptism ceremony near the northern Israeli city of Tiberias September 6, 2010.   REUTERS/Baz Ratner</p>

A member of the clergy, from Britain, submerges a child in the water of the Jordan River during a baptism ceremony near the northern Israeli city of Tiberias September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

A member of the clergy, from Britain, submerges a child in the water of the Jordan River during a baptism ceremony near the northern Israeli city of Tiberias September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

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<p>Head coach Yousef Azari leads members of Iran's Kocholoha (small ones) soccer team in a stretching exercise during practice in Tehran September 6, 2010.   REUTERS/Caren Firouz</p>

Head coach Yousef Azari leads members of Iran's Kocholoha (small ones) soccer team in a stretching exercise during practice in Tehran September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Caren Firouz

Head coach Yousef Azari leads members of Iran's Kocholoha (small ones) soccer team in a stretching exercise during practice in Tehran September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Caren Firouz

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<p>Director Michele Placido (2nd R) poses with actors Moritz Bleibtreu (L), Filippo Timi (2nd L) and Valeria Solarino during a red carpet for the out-of-competition film "Vallanzasca" at the 67th Venice Film Festival September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi </p>

Director Michele Placido (2nd R) poses with actors Moritz Bleibtreu (L), Filippo Timi (2nd L) and Valeria Solarino during a red carpet for the out-of-competition film "Vallanzasca" at the 67th Venice Film Festival September 6, 2010....more

Director Michele Placido (2nd R) poses with actors Moritz Bleibtreu (L), Filippo Timi (2nd L) and Valeria Solarino during a red carpet for the out-of-competition film "Vallanzasca" at the 67th Venice Film Festival September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

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<p>People are evacuated in Tlacotalpan, Mexico, September 6, 2010. After weeks of heavy rain in several states, rivers overflooded, leaving thousands of flood victims with damaged houses and destroyed crops. The National Weather Service issued an alert for Tamaulipas and the state of Veracruz for Hermine, the eighth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season as it may bring torrential rains and reach hurricane strength before it makes landfall on Monday night. REUTERS/Oscar Martinez</p>

People are evacuated in Tlacotalpan, Mexico, September 6, 2010. After weeks of heavy rain in several states, rivers overflooded, leaving thousands of flood victims with damaged houses and destroyed crops. The National Weather Service issued an alert...more

People are evacuated in Tlacotalpan, Mexico, September 6, 2010. After weeks of heavy rain in several states, rivers overflooded, leaving thousands of flood victims with damaged houses and destroyed crops. The National Weather Service issued an alert for Tamaulipas and the state of Veracruz for Hermine, the eighth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season as it may bring torrential rains and reach hurricane strength before it makes landfall on Monday night. REUTERS/Oscar Martinez

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<p>Angola's Felizardo Ambrosio reacts as he hangs on the rim after dunking the ball against U.S. during their FIBA Basketball World Championship game in Istanbul September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes</p>

Angola's Felizardo Ambrosio reacts as he hangs on the rim after dunking the ball against U.S. during their FIBA Basketball World Championship game in Istanbul September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes

Angola's Felizardo Ambrosio reacts as he hangs on the rim after dunking the ball against U.S. during their FIBA Basketball World Championship game in Istanbul September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes

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<p>Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Hideki Matsui (55) strikes out in the fourth inning against the Cleveland Indians during their MLB American League game in Anaheim, California September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo </p>

Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Hideki Matsui (55) strikes out in the fourth inning against the Cleveland Indians during their MLB American League game in Anaheim, California September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo

Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Hideki Matsui (55) strikes out in the fourth inning against the Cleveland Indians during their MLB American League game in Anaheim, California September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo

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<p>Relatives and residents carry a coffin in the fog during the funeral of 13 victims of a landslide in the village of Parrasquin in Nahuala, Guatemala, September 6, 2010.    REUTERS/Edgard Garrido</p>

Relatives and residents carry a coffin in the fog during the funeral of 13 victims of a landslide in the village of Parrasquin in Nahuala, Guatemala, September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Relatives and residents carry a coffin in the fog during the funeral of 13 victims of a landslide in the village of Parrasquin in Nahuala, Guatemala, September 6, 2010. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

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