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Panicked dogs that were left caged by an owner who fled rising flood waters in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence are rescued by volunteer rescuer Ryan Nichols of Longview, Texas, in Leland, North Carolina. 

REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

Panicked dogs that were left caged by an owner who fled rising flood waters in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence are rescued by volunteer rescuer Ryan Nichols of Longview, Texas, in Leland, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

Panicked dogs that were left caged by an owner who fled rising flood waters in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence are rescued by volunteer rescuer Ryan Nichols of Longview, Texas, in Leland, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wave during a car parade in Pyongyang, North Korea. 


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South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wave during a car parade in Pyongyang, North Korea. Pyeongyang Press Corps/Pool via REUTERS

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wave during a car parade in Pyongyang, North Korea. Pyeongyang Press Corps/Pool via REUTERS
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A woman runs in the rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches in Shenzhen, China. 

REUTERS/Jason Lee

A woman runs in the rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches in Shenzhen, China. REUTERS/Jason Lee

A woman runs in the rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches in Shenzhen, China. REUTERS/Jason Lee
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Glenn Weiss poses backstage with his Emmy and with Jan Svendsen, after he proposed marriage to her on stage during the show. Weiss won for Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special award for The Oscars.    
  
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Glenn Weiss poses backstage with his Emmy and with Jan Svendsen, after he proposed marriage to her on stage during the show. Weiss won for Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special award for The Oscars. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Glenn Weiss poses backstage with his Emmy and with Jan Svendsen, after he proposed marriage to her on stage during the show. Weiss won for Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special award for The Oscars. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Houses sit in floodwater caused by Hurricane Florence, in this aerial picture, on the outskirts of Lumberton, North Carolina. 


REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Houses sit in floodwater caused by Hurricane Florence, in this aerial picture, on the outskirts of Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek

Houses sit in floodwater caused by Hurricane Florence, in this aerial picture, on the outskirts of Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek
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Chilean police officers march with future police dogs during the annual military parade at the Bernardo O'Higgins park in Santiago, Chile. 

REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Chilean police officers march with future police dogs during the annual military parade at the Bernardo O'Higgins park in Santiago, Chile. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Chilean police officers march with future police dogs during the annual military parade at the Bernardo O'Higgins park in Santiago, Chile. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido
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Jewish worshippers take part in the Tashlich ritual on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea, ahead of Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement in Herzliya, Israel. 


REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Jewish worshippers take part in the Tashlich ritual on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea, ahead of Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement in Herzliya, Israel. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Jewish worshippers take part in the Tashlich ritual on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea, ahead of Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement in Herzliya, Israel. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Philippe Gillet, 67-year-old Frenchman who lives with more than 400 reptiles and tamed alligators, gives chicken to his alligator Ali in his living room in Coueron near Nantes, France. 
   

REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

Philippe Gillet, 67-year-old Frenchman who lives with more than 400 reptiles and tamed alligators, gives chicken to his alligator Ali in his living room in Coueron near Nantes, France. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

Philippe Gillet, 67-year-old Frenchman who lives with more than 400 reptiles and tamed alligators, gives chicken to his alligator Ali in his living room in Coueron near Nantes, France. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
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Fashion enthusiast Sophie Cochevelou poses for a portrait during London Fashion Week. 


REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Fashion enthusiast Sophie Cochevelou poses for a portrait during London Fashion Week. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Fashion enthusiast Sophie Cochevelou poses for a portrait during London Fashion Week. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
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An iceberg floats in a fjord near the town of Tasiilaq, Greenland.


 REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

An iceberg floats in a fjord near the town of Tasiilaq, Greenland. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

An iceberg floats in a fjord near the town of Tasiilaq, Greenland. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Yeimy (C), 37, gets emotional as her daughter Paula, 13, and son Juan, 17, console her as they revisit the home where they lived 12 years ago, when she was raped by four rebel fighters from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) during the five-decade civil war, as they take Reuters to the location in the countryside of Tolima, Colombia. Yeimy is one of many women starting to talk about the abuse they suffered during the civil war. "Since then, I have never had anyone. I couldn't let anyone close to me. I am not capable of finding happiness," she said. "I don't want a physical relationship with anyone."  
 REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Yeimy (C), 37, gets emotional as her daughter Paula, 13, and son Juan, 17, console her as they revisit the home where they lived 12 years ago, when she was raped by four rebel fighters from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) during the...more

Yeimy (C), 37, gets emotional as her daughter Paula, 13, and son Juan, 17, console her as they revisit the home where they lived 12 years ago, when she was raped by four rebel fighters from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) during the five-decade civil war, as they take Reuters to the location in the countryside of Tolima, Colombia. Yeimy is one of many women starting to talk about the abuse they suffered during the civil war. "Since then, I have never had anyone. I couldn't let anyone close to me. I am not capable of finding happiness," she said. "I don't want a physical relationship with anyone." REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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About 20,000 pallets of unused water bottles are seen along an airplane runway a year after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico in Ceiba, Puerto Rico. 

REUTERS/Carlos Barria

About 20,000 pallets of unused water bottles are seen along an airplane runway a year after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico in Ceiba, Puerto Rico. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

About 20,000 pallets of unused water bottles are seen along an airplane runway a year after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico in Ceiba, Puerto Rico. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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People participate in the Diawa Irish Pairs sea angling event in windy conditions on the Dingle Peninsula of Inch beach in Inch, Ireland. 

REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

People participate in the Diawa Irish Pairs sea angling event in windy conditions on the Dingle Peninsula of Inch beach in Inch, Ireland. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

People participate in the Diawa Irish Pairs sea angling event in windy conditions on the Dingle Peninsula of Inch beach in Inch, Ireland. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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A transgender woman waits backstage to perform during an event to raise funds for their community in Mumbai, India. 

REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A transgender woman waits backstage to perform during an event to raise funds for their community in Mumbai, India. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A transgender woman waits backstage to perform during an event to raise funds for their community in Mumbai, India. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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Rescuers take part in a search for fellow miners buried in the rubble of a bunkhouse after a landslide caused by Typhoon Mangkhut at a small-scale mining camp in Itogon, Benguet, in the Philippines. 


REUTERS/Erik De Castro

Rescuers take part in a search for fellow miners buried in the rubble of a bunkhouse after a landslide caused by Typhoon Mangkhut at a small-scale mining camp in Itogon, Benguet, in the Philippines. REUTERS/Erik De Castro

Rescuers take part in a search for fellow miners buried in the rubble of a bunkhouse after a landslide caused by Typhoon Mangkhut at a small-scale mining camp in Itogon, Benguet, in the Philippines. REUTERS/Erik De Castro
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The Villarrica Volcano is seen at night from Pucon town, Chile. 

REUTERS/Crisobal Saavedra Escobar

The Villarrica Volcano is seen at night from Pucon town, Chile. REUTERS/Crisobal Saavedra Escobar

The Villarrica Volcano is seen at night from Pucon town, Chile. REUTERS/Crisobal Saavedra Escobar
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U.S. first lady Melania Trump looks on during a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Poland's President Andrzej Duda in the Oval Office of the White House. 


REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. first lady Melania Trump looks on during a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Poland's President Andrzej Duda in the Oval Office of the White House. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. first lady Melania Trump looks on during a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Poland's President Andrzej Duda in the Oval Office of the White House. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Sheep throng a road near a Koktokay mine pit during seasonal migration in Altay Prefecture, Xinjiang Autonomous Region, China. 


REUTERS/Stringer

Sheep throng a road near a Koktokay mine pit during seasonal migration in Altay Prefecture, Xinjiang Autonomous Region, China. REUTERS/Stringer

Sheep throng a road near a Koktokay mine pit during seasonal migration in Altay Prefecture, Xinjiang Autonomous Region, China. REUTERS/Stringer
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Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge celebrates winning the Berlin Marathon and breaking the World Record.    
  

REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge celebrates winning the Berlin Marathon and breaking the World Record. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge celebrates winning the Berlin Marathon and breaking the World Record. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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A cat clings to the side of a trailer amidst flood waters before it was saved, as the Northeast Cape Fear River breaks its banks in the aftermath Hurricane Florence in Burgaw, North Carolina. 

   
REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

A cat clings to the side of a trailer amidst flood waters before it was saved, as the Northeast Cape Fear River breaks its banks in the aftermath Hurricane Florence in Burgaw, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

A cat clings to the side of a trailer amidst flood waters before it was saved, as the Northeast Cape Fear River breaks its banks in the aftermath Hurricane Florence in Burgaw, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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Artists Jose Triguero and Gemma Palomar perform their show Cul de Sac during Lisbon's Busking Festival in Lisbon, Portugal. 


REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Artists Jose Triguero and Gemma Palomar perform their show Cul de Sac during Lisbon's Busking Festival in Lisbon, Portugal. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Artists Jose Triguero and Gemma Palomar perform their show Cul de Sac during Lisbon's Busking Festival in Lisbon, Portugal. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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A surfer attempts to ride large waves near Church Rock, Broad Haven, Pembrokeshire, Wales. 


REUTERS/Rebecca Naden

A surfer attempts to ride large waves near Church Rock, Broad Haven, Pembrokeshire, Wales. REUTERS/Rebecca Naden

A surfer attempts to ride large waves near Church Rock, Broad Haven, Pembrokeshire, Wales. REUTERS/Rebecca Naden
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People tend to a Palestinian after inhaling tear gas during a protest calling for lifting the Israeli blockade on Gaza, near the maritime border with Israel, in the northern Gaza Strip. 

REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

People tend to a Palestinian after inhaling tear gas during a protest calling for lifting the Israeli blockade on Gaza, near the maritime border with Israel, in the northern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

People tend to a Palestinian after inhaling tear gas during a protest calling for lifting the Israeli blockade on Gaza, near the maritime border with Israel, in the northern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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A participant with her face decorated with fluorescent paint smiles before the YARKOcross Night Edition color run race in Almaty, Kazakhstan.  


REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

A participant with her face decorated with fluorescent paint smiles before the YARKOcross Night Edition color run race in Almaty, Kazakhstan. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

A participant with her face decorated with fluorescent paint smiles before the YARKOcross Night Edition color run race in Almaty, Kazakhstan. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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An abandoned car's hazard lights continue to flash as it sits submerged in a rising flood waters during pre-dawn hours after Hurricane Florence struck in Wilmington, North Carolina. 


REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

An abandoned car's hazard lights continue to flash as it sits submerged in a rising flood waters during pre-dawn hours after Hurricane Florence struck in Wilmington, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

An abandoned car's hazard lights continue to flash as it sits submerged in a rising flood waters during pre-dawn hours after Hurricane Florence struck in Wilmington, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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