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Firemen try to extinguish a fire that broke out in a rubber warehouse at Agartala, capital of India's northeastern state of Tripura, September 6, 2013. Around ten fire tenders were sent to the spot and after about three hours, the fire was brought under control, local media said on Friday. No causalities were reported.


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A Wire-haired Vizsla puppy sits in a trophy of one of her forebears at a kennel in Paty, 10 km west of Budapest July 17, 2013. The kennel is one of a few that breeds dogs and makes money doing it in Hungary, where dogs without pedigrees have displaced pure breeds from the market in recent years. Smaller kennels struggle to survive and some species are close to losing the necessary pedigreed population to survive. Picture taken July 17, 2013.


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A Komondor, a traditional Hungarian guard dog, shakes its long fur in Bodony, 130 km northeast of Budapest September 3, 2013. Komondors, a traditional Hungarian breed, have a fur coat that weighs 30 kg (60 pounds). The kennel has won several awards but makes hardly any money as dogs without pedigrees have displaced pure breeds from the market in recent years. Picture taken September 3, 2013.


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Masked leftwing demonstrators stage a protest in front of the Teatro Colon opera house during the opening ceremony of the 125th International Olympic Committee (IOC) session in Buenos Aires September 6, 2013. The IOC will elect the host city for the 2020 Summer Olympics at their session on Saturday.


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A FIFA referee checks the field during a downpour before the start of the 2014 World Cup qualifying soccer match between Colombia and Ecuador in Bogota, September 6, 2013.


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Members of the armed forces who form part of a new military police for public order (PMOP) cast their shadows on the ground during a media presentation in Tamara, on the outskirts of Tegucigalpa September 6, 2013. Honduras' congress has approved a new military police unit of 5,000 troops who will be in charge of police operations, public order and safety, according to local media.


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Indian fishermen carry baskets of fish at a harbor in Chennai, India, Friday, Sept. 6, 2013. India's new central bank chief Raghuran Rajan kicked off his first day in office Wednesday by announcing short-term measures to boost confidence as the troubled Indian economy slows and the currency tumbles.

Arun Sankar K./AP

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People painted with black grease celebrate during the traditional festivities of the Cascamorras festival, in the streets of Baza, Granada, Spain, Friday, Sept. 6, 2013. During the Cascamorras Festival, and according to an ancient tradition, the people from Baza try to stain with this grease the Cascamorras, a man coming from the nearby village of Guadix to steal the statue of the Virgen de la Piedad, or Virgin of Mercy.

Daniel Tejedor/AP

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Switzerland's Air Force national flight team Patrouille Suisse performs during an exercise in their Northrop F-5E Tiger II aircrafts near the eastern Swiss town of Niederurnen September 6, 2013.


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This photo released Friday Sept. 6, 2013 by the Buffalo Zoo shows a new baby western lowland gorilla. Zoo officials say the baby gorilla was born Wednesday Sept. 4, 2013. The mother, 12-year-old Lily, and the baby are both doing well. Keepers have not been able to get close enough to the baby to determine its gender, but they believe it's a girl.

Kelly Brown/AP

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In this photo taken Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, Roger Buchko grabs mail from his mailbox that resembles a giant Smith & Wesson .44 magnum revolver in Lopatcong Township, N,J. Mail is placed in a small compartment at the mouth of the gigantic gun barrel.

Sue Beyer/AP

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