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Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Lunar New Year

Images from Lunar New Year celebrations around the world.

Crackdown on Hong Kong vendors

Protesters and police scuffle after authorities try to move illegal street vendors from a working-class Hong Kong district, the worst clashes since pro-democracy protests in 2014.

Playing with food

Moments when it's acceptable to mess around with a meal.

All eyes on New Hampshire

On the trail as the New Hampshire primary nears.

Search for survivors in Taiwan

Rescue efforts continue at an apartment block toppled by an earthquake.

Carnival in Brazil

Scenes from the Sambadrome and around Brazil.

Best of Super Bowl 50

The Denver Broncos defeat the Carolina Panthers.

Super Bowl halftime

Beyonce, Coldplay and Bruno Mars perform together.

Republicans debate in New Hampshire

The Republican presidential candidates take to the stage just days out from the New Hampshire primary.

Earthquake hits Taiwan

A powerful quake strikes southern Taiwan before dawn on Saturday.

REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

Tunisia: five years after the "Arab Spring"

Returning to where Mohamed Bouazizi set himself ablaze in a suicide protest over unemployment and police abuse that spread revolt across the Arab world.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Anna Filipova

Snow, science, solitude

A Norwegian chain of Arctic islands is seeking to turn numbing cold and total winter darkness into a draw for tourists.   Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Haiti slaughterhouse

The market of Croix des Bossales, an area that once held a slave market, stands among impoverished Haiti's interim parliament compound, shipping ports, and downtown Port-au-Prince.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Jose Cabezas

Death in San Salvador

El Salvador is racked by drug-fueled violence and gang warfare, turning the Central American country into one of the most violent in the world.  Full Coverage