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Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Battle for east Ukraine

Street fighting and heavy shelling hit cities and towns in rebel-held east Ukraine.

Landslides hit Hiroshima

Landslides triggered by torrential rain slammed into the outskirts of the Japanese city.

Homemade Lamborghini

Two Chinese car enthusiasts spend ten years and $800,000 building a replica Lamborghini Diablo.

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Nicki Minaj style

The fashion and style of the hip-hop star.

Emmy nominations

And the nominees for the 2014 Emmy Awards are...

Hamas executes 'collaborators'

Hamas militants kill seven suspected collaborators with Israel in a public execution.

Russian convoy enters Ukraine

Russian convoy crosses the border into eastern Ukraine.

36 days on display

A Chinese artist plans to live inside an art gallery for 36 days with limited food while sleeping on an iron wire bed.

WWI - Reliving the past

United by a fascination with military history and a fondness for dressing up, groups get together to re-create aspects of life during the First World War.

REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Pictures of the month: July

Our top news photography from last month.  Slideshow 

A protester throws back a smoke bomb while clashing with police in Ferguson, Missouri August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Protests in Missouri

Police fire tear gas, stun grenades, and smoke bombs during protests over the police shooting death of an unarmed black teen.  Slideshow 

REUTERS/Rodi Said

Plight of the Yazidis

Islamic State militants capture Sinjar, prompting thousands from the Yazidi ethnic minority to flee.  Slideshow 

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Earthquake in China

A quake in southwestern China kills hundreds.  Slideshow 

REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly

Gaza in ruins

A half-million Gazans have been displaced.  Slideshow 

REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Under the Iron Dome

Sirens sound as rockets land deep inside Israel.  Slideshow 

REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Being Elmo

A day in the life of a Times Square Elmo.  Slideshow