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Sacramento Metropolitan firefighter John Graf works on the Rim Fire line near Camp Mather, California, August 26, 2013. The fire has burned 160,980 acres on the northwest side of Yosemite National Park.

MAX WHITTAKER/REUTERS

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Visitors run away from waves from a tidal bore as it surges past a barrier on the banks of Qiantang River, in Hangzhou Zhejiang province, August 25, 2013.

CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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Caroline Wozniacki, of Denmark, returns a shot to Ying-Ying Duan, of China, during the first round of the 2013 U.S. Open tennis tournament Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, in New York.

Mike Groll/AP

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A Tamil woman cries as she holds up an image of her disappeared family member during the war against Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) at a protest in Jaffna, about 400 kilometres north of Colombo August 27, 2013.

DINUKA LIYANAWATTE/REUTERS

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Palestinian Khaled Zir sits with his children inside a cave in the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan, Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013. Zir said the family moved into a cave after their home was demolished by Israeli authorities.

Sebastian Scheiner/AP

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A Free Syrian Army fighter looks outside while holding his weapon as he takes cover inside a damaged shop in the old city of Aleppo August 27, 2013.

MUZAFFAR SALMAN/REUTERS

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Svetlana Kuznetsova, of Russia, follow through with a serve against Mallory Burdettte, of the United States, during the first round of the 2013 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, in New York.

Charles Krupa/AP

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Afghan boys carry grass on their backs, on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013.

Ahmad Jamshid/AP

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Students dressed as the Hindu Lord Krishna (L) and his consort Radha take part in celebrations to mark the Janmashtami festival in the northern Indian city of Amritsar August 27, 2013. The festival, which marks the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, will be celebrated across India on Wednesday.

MUNISH SHARMA/REUTERS

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