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Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week

Celebrating 4th of July

Parades and fireworks mark Independence Day.

Hot dog eating champions

Matt Stonie and Miki Sudo win at Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest.

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week

Ash clouds of Sinabung

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

Greece decides

Rallies in Greece ahead of the referendum.

Flying solar

The Solar Impulse 2 is attempting a round-the-world flight.

Best of Wimbledon

Highlights from the Wimbledon Championships in London.

European heatwave

A widespread heatwave hits much of France, Britain, Belgium, the Netherlands and western Germany.

Rise of the machines

A look at the new generation of robot technology.

Shrimp fishing by horse

In a tradition dating back some 500 years, Belgian shrimp fishermen use horses to catch fish along the North Sea coast.

REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Recycling technology

The Chinese town of Guiyu in has long been known as one of the world’s largest electronic waste dump sites.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/David Gray

Great Barrier Reef at risk

UNESCO did not place Australia’s Great Barrier Reef on a list of endangered World Heritage sites, a move the Australian government wants to avoid at all costs.  Full Coverage 

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New York traders up close

Photos of the hands, faces and expressions of traders at the New York Stock Exchange show the tension of tracking the markets and their reaction to fast-moving stories.  Full Coverage 

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Rest in His Arms

Rest in His Arms, an Illinois charity set up 10 years ago, has provided funerals for 25 children, mostly infants, abandoned or otherwise victims of crimes.  Full Coverage 

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