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Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Muslim Day Parade in NYC

Attendees and protesters at the annual Muslim Day Parade in Manhattan.

North Korea air show

The reclusive state shows off its aviation prowess at the Wonsan Air Festival.

Will and Kate visit Canada

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Canada with their children.

Mourning Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez

Miami Marlins star Jose Fernandez, one of baseball's most dominant pitchers and a hero to Miami's Cuban community, was killed in a boating crash in Florida.

Syrian army declares offensive on Aleppo

Warplanes launched heavy air strikes on rebel-held areas of Aleppo after the Russian-backed Syrian army declared an offensive to fully capture Syria's biggest city, killing off any hope of reviving a ceasefire.

Art in the aftermath of Charlotte protests

Damage caused by rioters following the police shooting of Keith Scott is given a new face after Hyatt hotel manager Matt Allen sent out a message on social media for artists to come and paint their boarded-up windows in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Athletes protest racial injustice

Athletes stage on-field protests against police brutality and racial injustice.

Smithsonian African American museum dedication

The dedication ceremony for the Smithsonian�s new National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Surfer dogs

Dogs take to the waves during the Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach, California.

Protests continue in Charlotte

Scenes of unrest in Charlotte over the fatal police shooting of Keith Scott.

REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Dogs abandoned in crisis-hit Venezuela

Venezuelans struggling to feed their families -- let alone their pets amid an economic crisis -- are dumping scrawny animals in streets, parks and makeshift shelters.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Feisal Omar

Wedding in a Mogadishu camp

Newlyweds Mohamed Noor and Huda Omar make their home in Rajo camp in Mogadishu, where some 400 families live after being internally displaced by conflict and famine.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Abduljabbar Zeyad

Living on a mountaintop

In villages perched high on a mountain in western Yemen, residents are a safe distance from a conflict raging through most of the country, but they face a medieval struggle for survival.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Lethal legacy of secret war in Laos

From 1964 to 1973, U.S. warplanes dropped more than 270 million cluster munitions on Laos, one-third of which did not explode, part of a CIA-run, secret operation aimed at destroying North Vietnamese supply routes that left a trail of devastation in Laos.  Full Coverage 


Eating street in Singapore

Singapore's beloved hawker industry faces an uncertain future with a wave of chef retirements imminent, raising questions about who will cook the city state's signature street-food delights.  Full Coverage