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Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Tunisia beachside attack

A gunman killed 39 people, mainly British tourists, in an attack on a resort beach in Sousse.

World Egg Throwing Championships

The World Egg Throwing Federation hosts its annual tournament.

Best of the European Games

Highlights from the first European games in Baku, Azerbaijan.

Mount Sinabung erupts

More than 10,000 villagers around the volcano's slopes have left their homes and moved to refugee camps.

SpaceX rocket explodes

An unmanned SpaceX rocket bound for the Space Station explodes about two minutes after liftoff.

Best of BET Awards

Highlights from the BET Awards.

Assassination in Egypt

Egypt's top public prosecutor dies following a car bomb attack on his convoy.

Scenes from Glastonbury

Images from the Glastonbury Festival at Worthy Farm.

New York manhunt ends

The search for two escaped prisoners in upstate New York is over after one was shot by police, two days after his accomplice was killed.

Greek banks closed for business

Greeks woke up to shuttered banks, closed cash machines as a breakdown in talks between Athens and its creditors plunged the country deep into crisis.

REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Tales from Glastonbury 1989

Back when Reuters photographer Dylan Martinez was still a teenager, more than half a lifetime ago, he and a group of friends made a last-minute decision to head to the Glastonbury festival.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Erik De Castro

High stakes in Manila

Men and women, rich and poor, betting on anything from cockfighting to the Basque hard-rubber ball game of jai-alai, basketball to spider races in the Philippines.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Migrants' cherished belongings

Reuters photographers from Mexico to Serbia portray migrants on the move and their cherished possessions.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Winter freeze, summer solstice

A few months after record snowstorms in Boston, Brian Snyder revisited the places he photographed last winter and shot pictures at exactly the same locations.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

Egyptian quarrymen

In the limestone quarries south of Cairo, labourers in sandals and makeshift masks use unsheathed rotor blades to gouge the white, fossil-rich rock into house bricks.   Full Coverage