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Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Protests in Ferguson

Protests continue in the St. Louis suburb over the police shooting of an unarmed teen.

Rick Perry indicted

Texas Governor Rick Perry is fingerprinted and has his mug shot taken after being indicted on two felony charges.

Inside Hamas tunnels

Reuters gets an exclusive look at Hamas' network of tunnels under Gaza.

Battle for Mosul Dam

Iraqi and Kurdish forces recapture pivotal Mosul Dam with the help of U.S. air strikes.

Pakistan's Freedom March

Protesters try to force their way past barricades to press the prime minister to resign.

Signs of anger

Raised fists, T-shirts, and posters in Ferguson.

Battle for Donetsk

Ukrainian forces move into the heart of the rebel-held city.

In the footsteps of Pete Rose

Pete Rose Jr. has found the road to the majors a lot tougher than his father, having played or coached in the minor leagues for 27 years.

Left behind in Gaza

Personal objects left behind amid the ruins of Gaza.

Celebrating Krishna

Hindus celebrate Janmashtami, which marks the birthday of the god Krishna.


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 


Plight of the Yazidis

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


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