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People walk in a heavy rainfall in Kiev, Ukraine.

Sergei Chuzavkov/AP

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People throw mud onto each other Wednesday during Hucang Festival at Zhangjiajie, Hunan province, China. The festival is a traditional celebration among local ethnic Tujia people, who believe the muddier a person is after the celebration, the better the harvest he or she will enjoy.

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A farmer carrying a basket on her back walks toward her field at Khokana in Lalitpur, Nepal.

Navesh Chitrakar/Reuters

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Usain Bolt of Jamaica reacts at the end of the 100m event at the Golden Gala IAAF Diamond League at the Olympic stadium in Rome. Justin Gatlin of the U.S. won the race with Bolt coming in second.

Giampiero Sposito/Reuters

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Geese stand on the roof of a flooded house by the river Danube in Deggendorf, southern Germany. Heavy rainfalls caused flooding in parts of Germany, Austria and Czech Republic.

Armin Weigel/AP

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A general view shows the Museum of Civilizations from Europe and the Mediterranean (MuCEM) in Marseille, Wednesday. The museum will open on Friday to the public as part of festivities to mark Marseille-Provence being named the 2013 European Capital of Culture.

Jean-Paul Pelissier/Reuters

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Water is seen splashing off of Belmont Stakes hopeful Orb during his bath after morning workouts at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. The 145th Belmont Stakes, the final leg of racing's Triple Crown, will be held at Belmont Park on June 8.

Shannon Stapleton/Reuters

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A stable hand rakes hay as a horse stands under a heating lamp before morning workouts at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York.

Shannon Stapleton/Reuters

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Grand Chief Derek Nepinak of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs, fourth from left, leads a pipe ceremony outside Lower Fort Garry, site of the signing of Treaty 1, north of Winnipeg. Grand Chief Derek Nepinak, and former Chief Norman Bone of the Keeseekowenin Ojibway First Nation in the Treaty 2 lands of Riding Mountain, are leading a 10-day treaty caravan across the treaty lands in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta to bring awareness to treaty rights and issues.

John Woods/The Canadian Press

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Race fan Kim Reimer. left, wears a Ferrari hat as he walks through the paddocks during Open House Day ahead of the Canadian F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal. The Canadian F1 Grand Prix will take place on June 9.

Christinne Muschi/Reuters

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Dominique Russell, right, the creator of the Save Kensington Market petition, presents a petition against a proposed new mall on Bathrust St., near Kensington Market, at a public consultation hosted by Toronto City Planning. Rio Can has submitted an application to re-zone a property at College and Bathurst which would allow the construction of a 3-story mall, including a 2-story Walmart.

Brett Gundlock/The Globe and Mail

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