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Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Sleeping volcano awakens

Chile's Volcano Villarrica has entered a more active phase.

Inside the White House on 9/11

Newly-released photos from inside the White House on September 11th, 2001.

Art from ammunition

An artist crafts portraits using spent ammunition cartridges from the frontlines of eastern Ukraine.

Funerals for Lafayette shooting victims

Jillian Johnson and Mayci Breaux were killed by an Alabama drifter who opened fire inside a crowded movie theater.

War zone work

Despite Syria's ongoing civil war, civilians continue to work in factories, banks and shops across the divided nation.

Plus size summer fashion

Models hit the catwalk for the Fashion Weekend Plus Size Summer 2015 collection show in Sao Paulo.

Uighur refugees of Turkey

Thousands of members of China's Muslim ethnic minority, the Uighur, have reached Turkey in the last year.

Horses on high

People gather at the Kyrgyz national horse games and festival near the Tulpar-Kul lake in the Chon Alai mountain range, some 11,483 feet above sea level, in the Osh region of Kyrgyzstan.

World's largest Elvis festival

Over 120 Elvis tribute artists, and 30,000 visitors converge on the Collingwood Elvis Festival in Ontario, Canada.

Fromme wins Tour de France

Briton Chris Froome won his second Tour de France title in three years on Sunday to enhance his growing reputation as a grand tour specialist.

REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

Obama's ancestral home

President Obama’s ancestral village of Kogelo is home to his Kenyan family and the burial place of his father.   Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Johnny Milano

Inside the Ku Klux Klan

Some 150 years after the end of the Civil War, a culture of cross burnings and white supremacy still exists on the margins in America today.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Old traditions, new pastures

Modern-day shepherds may have mobile phones to keep in touch with family and friends, but their lifestyle has changed little for centuries.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Gaza war, a year on

A year ago shelling and air strikes hit the Shejaia neighborhood during the 50-day war between Israel and Hamas.   Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

Srebrenica: an open wound

Bosnia marks the 20th anniversary of Europe’s worst mass killing since World War Two.  Full Coverage