Aug 24: Day in pics

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Pakistan's foreign minister Hina Rabbani Khar shakes hands with her Chinese counterpart Yang Jiechi at the ministry of foreign affairs in Beijing.

Pakistan's foreign minister Hina Rabbani Khar shakes hands with her Chinese counterpart Yang Jiechi at the ministry of foreign affairs in Beijing.

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A wrecked car blocks a deserted street in Tripoli.

A wrecked car blocks a deserted street in Tripoli.

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Former IMF director Dominique Strauss-Kahn, leaves L'Artusi restaurant in New York.

Former IMF director Dominique Strauss-Kahn, leaves L'Artusi restaurant in New York.

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A man on a motorcycle waits at traffic lights beside a bus donated by the Pastors of Peace adorned with graffiti demanding an end to the US trade embargo on Cuba in Havana.

A man on a motorcycle waits at traffic lights beside a bus donated by the Pastors of Peace adorned with graffiti demanding an end to the US trade embargo on Cuba in Havana.

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German Centurion (L) of Colombia's Independiente Santa Fe heads the ball during a Copa Sudamericana soccer game against Peru's University Cesar Vallejo in Bogota, Colombia.

German Centurion (L) of Colombia's Independiente Santa Fe heads the ball during a Copa Sudamericana soccer game against Peru's University Cesar Vallejo in Bogota, Colombia.

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Police patrol past a fence with an image of Sarbi, the official mascot for the IAAF Daegu 2011 World Championship, in front of the athletes village in Daegu.

Police patrol past a fence with an image of Sarbi, the official mascot for the IAAF Daegu 2011 World Championship, in front of the athletes village in Daegu.

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Country music singer Stoney Larue performs during the Texas Motor Speedway 2012 Schedule Announcement event in Dallas, Texas.

Country music singer Stoney Larue performs during the Texas Motor Speedway 2012 Schedule Announcement event in Dallas, Texas.

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Rebel fighters stomp on the head of a Muammar Gaddafi statue inside his compound in Bab al-Aziziya in Tripoli, Libya.

Rebel fighters stomp on the head of a Muammar Gaddafi statue inside his compound in Bab al-Aziziya in Tripoli, Libya.

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A model Qantas aeroplane sits on the stage as a photo of a Qantas employee is projected onto a screen during the release of company full-year results in Sydney.

A model Qantas aeroplane sits on the stage as a photo of a Qantas employee is projected onto a screen during the release of company full-year results in Sydney.

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A child beats cooking utensils in front of a banner that reads The education is a right during a rally to demand changes in the public state education system, at Santiago.

A child beats cooking utensils in front of a banner that reads The education is a right during a rally to demand changes in the public state education system, at Santiago.

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Vistors look at paintings and statues of Hello Kitty, designed by Hello Kitty creator Yuko Yamaguchi at a preview of a Hello Kitty Art Exhibition in Tokyo.

Vistors look at paintings and statues of Hello Kitty, designed by Hello Kitty creator Yuko Yamaguchi at a preview of a Hello Kitty Art Exhibition in Tokyo.

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Actress / model Brooklyn Decker watches her husband Andy Roddick play a match during the Winston-Salem Open at the Wake Forest University Tennis Complex in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Actress / model Brooklyn Decker watches her husband Andy Roddick play a match during the Winston-Salem Open at the Wake Forest University Tennis Complex in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

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Andy Roddick of the USA returns a shot to Edouard Roger-Vasselin of France during the Winston-Salem Open at the Wake Forest University Tennis Complex in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Andy Roddick of the USA returns a shot to Edouard Roger-Vasselin of France during the Winston-Salem Open at the Wake Forest University Tennis Complex in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

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An historic home belonging to Jane and Percy Wootton is shown damaged by the early afternoon 5.8 earthquake whose epicenter was located nearby in Cockoo, Virginia.

An historic home belonging to Jane and Percy Wootton is shown damaged by the early afternoon 5.8 earthquake whose epicenter was located nearby in Cockoo, Virginia.

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Former Liverpool striker Ian Rush (R) speaks with former England and Liverpool midfielder Steve McMahon during the launch ceremony of the club's first soccer academy in India.

Former Liverpool striker Ian Rush (R) speaks with former England and Liverpool midfielder Steve McMahon during the launch ceremony of the club's first soccer academy in India.

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French footballer Samir Nasri signs autographs as he is greeted by fans outside Manchester City's Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north-west England.

French footballer Samir Nasri signs autographs as he is greeted by fans outside Manchester City's Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north-west England.

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Football player Bhaichung Bhutia announces his retirement from the international football during an event in New Delhi.

Football player Bhaichung Bhutia announces his retirement from the international football during an event in New Delhi.

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eBay president and chief executive, John Donahoe, is seen during an interview in Paris in this May 23, 2011 file photo.

eBay president and chief executive, John Donahoe, is seen during an interview in Paris in this May 23, 2011 file photo.

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