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The ancient town of Fenghuang is partially submerged by floodwater as a river overflows in Hunan province, ChinaReuters
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A paramilitary policeman carries residents' belongings to safety through floodwater in Tongren, Guizhou province, ChinaReuters
Fishing boats are battered by heavy winds and rain brought by Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) in the town of Imus, Cavite, PhilippinesReuters
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A worker uses an electric saw to remove a huge tree that fell on top of a car during the onslaught of Typhoon Rammasun, (locally named Glenda) in ManilaReuters
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A bolt of lightning strikes the Empire State Building during a summer thunderstorm in New YorkReuters
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People take cover under umbrellas during a rainstorm at Times Square in New YorkReuters
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Men carry the statue of Virgen del Carmen to Puerto de la Cruz dock on the Canary island of Tenerife, SpainGetty
Young surfers wait for their friends to finish a post-sunset session on the waves off Wanda Beach in SydneyReuters
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Steele Johnson of the United States competes in the team event of the 19th FINA Diving World Cup in ShanghaiGetty
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Huang Xiaohui of China competes in the team event of the 19th FINA Diving World Cup in ShanghaiGetty
Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers is unable to catch a ball hit for a triple by Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels during the All Star Game in Minneapolis, MinnesotaReuters
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Cameron Diaz visits "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" at Rockefeller Center in New YorkGetty
Construction workers take pictures as Germany's 2014 World Cup squad proceed in an open-top bus through BerlinReuters
Andreas Kroker looks at a 3D-printed figure of himself at the Twinkind 3D printing studio in BerlinReuters
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Rockets fired from Gaza City are launched toward IsraelAFP
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Israelis take cover on the side of a road outside the northern Gaza Strip as a siren sounds, warning of incoming rocketsReuters
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Palestinians ride a donkey cart past a police station, which was under construction when it was destroyed by an Israeli air strike in Rafah in the southern Gaza StripReuters
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A Pro-Russian militant kisses members of his family as they leave Donetsk for Russia. Thousands of panicked refugees are flooding highways and packed trains heading out of the main remaining rebel strongholds in eastern Ukraine fearing attacks by government forcesAFP
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Residents of the eastern Ukrainian region of Donetsk look out of a bus window as they prepare to depart for Russia to escape the fighting between the Ukrainian army and pro-Russian rebelsReuters
A sadhu (Hindu holy man) dressed as Hanuman, the monkey god, sits next to a macaque at the Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu, NepalAFP