September1: Day in pics

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Revellers on a truck throw tomatoes into the crowd during the annual "Tomatina" (tomato fight) in the Mediterranean village of Bunol, near Valencia.

Revellers on a truck throw tomatoes into the crowd during the annual "Tomatina" (tomato fight) in the Mediterranean village of Bunol, near Valencia.

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Burning Man participant Karen Wennberg of Sante Fe, New Mexico, pauses after writing a personal message on "The Temple of Transition" during the Burning Man 2011 "Rites of Passage" arts and music festival in the Black Rock desert of Nevada.

Burning Man participant Karen Wennberg of Sante Fe, New Mexico, pauses after writing a personal message on "The Temple of Transition" during the Burning Man 2011 "Rites of Passage" arts and music festival in the Black Rock desert of Nevada.

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Social Activist Anna Hazare being welcomed at tight police security at Pune's Lohegaon air port. Anna Hazare straight went to Ralegan Siddhi his native village in Ahmednagar district.

Social Activist Anna Hazare being welcomed at tight police security at Pune's Lohegaon air port. Anna Hazare straight went to Ralegan Siddhi his native village in Ahmednagar district.

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Lenny Kravitz performs at the Samsung Summer Krush concert in New York.

Lenny Kravitz performs at the Samsung Summer Krush concert in New York.

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A construction worker carries steel cable at World Trade Center in New York. September 11, 2011 will mark the tenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks in the United States. He wears a t-shirt that commemorates those who lost their lives in the attacks.

A construction worker carries steel cable at World Trade Center in New York. September 11, 2011 will mark the tenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks in the United States. He wears a t-shirt that commemorates those who lost their lives in the attacks.

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Bethanie Mattek-Sands of the United States stands on the court during her doubles match with Jarmila Gajdosova of Australia against Jelena Dokic of Australia and Virginie Razzano of France in US Open 2011 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

Bethanie Mattek-Sands of the United States stands on the court during her doubles match with Jarmila Gajdosova of Australia against Jelena Dokic of Australia and Virginie Razzano of France in US Open 2011 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

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US tennis player Andy Roddick returns a shot to US Michael Russell during their Men's US Open 2011 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York.

US tennis player Andy Roddick returns a shot to US Michael Russell during their Men's US Open 2011 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York.

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Model Brooklyn Decker watches as her husband Andy Roddick of the United States plays against Michael Russell of the United States in US Open 2011 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York City.

Model Brooklyn Decker watches as her husband Andy Roddick of the United States plays against Michael Russell of the United States in US Open 2011 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York City.

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Job-seekers talk to employers during an outdoor job fair at the Crenshaw Christian Center in South Los Angeles.

Job-seekers talk to employers during an outdoor job fair at the Crenshaw Christian Center in South Los Angeles.

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Puerto Rican singer Ricky Martin gestures during a press conference, after a meeting with Uruguayan President Jose Mujica (out of frame) at the Ejecutiva Tower in Montevideo.

Puerto Rican singer Ricky Martin gestures during a press conference, after a meeting with Uruguayan President Jose Mujica (out of frame) at the Ejecutiva Tower in Montevideo.

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A woman with fingers painted in the colours of the Libyan flag celebrates in Martyrs Square in Tripoli. Thousands of Libyans gathered in the square to celebrate the success of rebel fighters against Colonel Gaddafi's forces and the beginning of the Muslim festival Eid.

A woman with fingers painted in the colours of the Libyan flag celebrates in Martyrs Square in Tripoli. Thousands of Libyans gathered in the square to celebrate the success of rebel fighters against Colonel Gaddafi's forces and the beginning of the Muslim festival Eid.

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Miss Serbia 2011 Anja Saranovic poses with chidren for a photograph at the Casa do Zezinho, a non-governmental organization in Sao Paulo. The contestants are in Sao Paulo for the 2011 Miss Universe pageant which will be held September 12.

Miss Serbia 2011 Anja Saranovic poses with chidren for a photograph at the Casa do Zezinho, a non-governmental organization in Sao Paulo. The contestants are in Sao Paulo for the 2011 Miss Universe pageant which will be held September 12.

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Water from the swollen Passaic River pours over the Great Falls in Paterson, New Jersey. Three days after Hurricane Irene blasted through the state and up the East Coast, there was little respite for many northern New Jersey communities facing a lengthy cleanup and a sobering tally of damage.

Water from the swollen Passaic River pours over the Great Falls in Paterson, New Jersey. Three days after Hurricane Irene blasted through the state and up the East Coast, there was little respite for many northern New Jersey communities facing a lengthy cleanup and a sobering tally of damage.

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Supporters of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez attend a vigil outside Military Hospital in Caracas. Chavez is undergoing a third round of chemotherapy for cancer in Venezuela instead of travelling to Cuba where he had two previous rounds of treatment.

Supporters of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez attend a vigil outside Military Hospital in Caracas. Chavez is undergoing a third round of chemotherapy for cancer in Venezuela instead of travelling to Cuba where he had two previous rounds of treatment.

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A woman looks out over a flooded street in Wallington, New Jersey. New Jersey was especially hard hit by Hurricane Irene with thousands of residents forced into shelters due to flooded homes and many more still without electricity as rivers and creeks overflowed in the aftermath of the storm.

A woman looks out over a flooded street in Wallington, New Jersey. New Jersey was especially hard hit by Hurricane Irene with thousands of residents forced into shelters due to flooded homes and many more still without electricity as rivers and creeks overflowed in the aftermath of the storm.

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Environmental activists wearing dolphins cut-outs hold a rally in front of the Japanese embassy in Manila, against dolphin-hunting in Taiji town, Wakayama prefecture.

Environmental activists wearing dolphins cut-outs hold a rally in front of the Japanese embassy in Manila, against dolphin-hunting in Taiji town, Wakayama prefecture.

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Maria Sharapova, of Russia, blows a kiss to the crowd after beating Anastasiya Yakimova, of Belarus, 6-1, 6-1 during the US Open tennis tournament in New York.

Maria Sharapova, of Russia, blows a kiss to the crowd after beating Anastasiya Yakimova, of Belarus, 6-1, 6-1 during the US Open tennis tournament in New York.

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Australia bowler Nathan Lyon (C) celebrates with his teammate Ricky Ponting (R) after he dismissed unseen Sri Lankan batsman Angelo Mathews during the second day of the Test match.

Australia bowler Nathan Lyon (C) celebrates with his teammate Ricky Ponting (R) after he dismissed unseen Sri Lankan batsman Angelo Mathews during the second day of the Test match.

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