Taxi drivers block a main road during a protest against the Pakistani traffic police near the parliament in Islamabad.
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Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie signals a second term as he stands with his wife, Mary Pat Christie, second right, and their children, Andrew, back right, and Bridget, right, as they celebrate his election victory over Democratic challenger Barbara Buono in Asbury Park, N.J.
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A kitten peeks out from a roof covered in volcanic ash from the eruption of Mount Sinabung in Mardingding in North Sumatra, Indonesia, where the 8,530-foot-high volcano has been erupting since Sunday. It's the third time the volcano has erupted in recent months, causing mass evacuations and a heightened disaster alert.
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A Pakistan Air Force Dassault Mirage aircraft banks while dropping flares during a military exercise in Khairpure Tamay Wali in the Bahawalpur district of Pakistan. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said peace cannot be achieved "by unleashing senseless force" in his first public speech since a U.S. drone strike killed Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud.
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Secretary of State John Kerry speaks about his meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem, where he said he was optimistic that tensions and difficulties could be overcome, even between "two proud people" struggling to reach an accommodation.
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A herder stands among his camels as he arrives for the annual cattle fair in Pushkar in the western Indian state of Rajasthan, India.
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A Chinese police officer walks by a vehicle damaged by explosions outside the provincial headquarters of China's ruling Communist Party in Taiyuan in north China's Shanxi province. At least one person died and several more were injured.
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Lawmakers congratulate bill sponsor Illinois Rep. Greg Harris, D-Chicago, left, as gay marriage legislation passes on the House floor during a veto session in Springfield, Ill. Gov. Pat Quinn, top center, looks on.
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Visitors enter a house standing upside down in Trassenheide on the Baltic Sea island of Usedom, Germany.
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Tibetan schoolchildren hold up portraits of spiritual leader the Dalai Lama and Indian freedom fighter Mahatma Gandhi during a protest rally in New Delhi for the release of Tibetan political prisoners in China.
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President Barack Obama walks out of the Oval Office of the White House in Washington to travel to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center to visit wounded troops.