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Storm clouds dump snow on Lake Erie in Buffalo, New York. The storms were blamed for at least 10 deaths in western New York, mostly from exposure and heart attacks, including several people who were shovelling snowReuters
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Lori Weishaar shovels snow from around her car in Buffalo, New York. Even for the Buffalo area – one of America's snowiest places – the snowfall was historic, as the three-day total neared 8 feet (2.4 metres), the amount the region typically gets over an entire yearReuters
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A performer dressed as the Statue of Liberty takes a photo of others similarly dressed in Times Square, New YorkReuters
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A man cycles past a billboard advertising a luxury apartment complex in New YorkJewel Samad/AFP
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Miss Bourgogne Marie Reintz and winemaker Thibault Garin pour 2014 vintage Beaujolais Nouveau wine into a "wine spa" in Hakone, Kanagawa prefecture, JapanAFP
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A worker hangs a sign on the wall of a new extension to the police station in Ferguson, Missouri, ahead of the grand jury decision on the shooting death of Michael BrownScott Olson / Getty Images
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Ukip leader Nigel Farage holds a bag of sweets purchased from a shop called Sweet Expectations in RochesterPeter Macdiarmid/Getty Images
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China's President Xi Jinping and New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key are escorted to a lunch by a Maori warrior, in AucklandReuters
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Devotees holding oil lamps perform religious rituals at Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu, during the Bala Chaturdashi festivalReuters
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Protesters join parents of the 43 missing students in a rally in Mexico CityAFP
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A demonstrator dressed as a revolutionary takes part a protest in support of 43 missing students outside Mexico City's National PalaceReuters
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Students furious at the presumed massacre of 43 students clash with riot police outside Mexico City's international airportAFP
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Boca Juniors' supporters cheer during their Copa Sudamericana 2014 semifinal match against River Plate at the Bombonera stadium in Buenos Aires, ArgentinaAFP
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An Afghan family walks on a hilltop on the outskirts of JalalabadReuters
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A man walks with his goats in a field in Kenscoff, near Port-au-Prince, HaitiAFP
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Men walk along a street at night in eastern al-Ghouta, near Damascus, where residents have been cut off from the main electricity grid for two years, relying on generatorsReuters