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Giant panda cubs lie in a crib at Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Chengdu, Sichuan province, September 23, 2013. Fourteen new joiners to the 128-giant-panda-family at the base were shown to the public on Monday, according to local media.

CHINA DAILY/REUTERS

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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish youths dance during the celebration of Simchat Beit Hashoevah in a synagogue in Jerusalem September 23, 2013. Simchat Beit Hashoevah is a celebration held by Jews during the week long holiday of Sukkot .

BAZ RATNER/REUTERS

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A soldier stands guard near a crime scene in Loma Blanca on the outskirts of Ciudad Juarez September 22, 2013. At least nine people consisting of seven men, two women and a girl, were executed with bullets by an unknown criminal group outside a car mechanic's workshop, according to local media.

STRINGER/REUTERS

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A stuffed teddy bear chair lies slumped over in the flooded Eastwood Village in Evans, Colorado September 23, 2013.

RICK WILKING/REUTERS

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A four-month-old pet monkey named Shalit plays with a small ball in Gaza City, Monday, Sept. 23, 2013.

Hatem Moussa/AP

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Besiktas fans throw plastic chairs onto the pitch during the Turkish Super League derby soccer match between Besiktas and Galatasaray at Ataturk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul late September 22, 2013. Hundreds of fans halted the Istanbul derby after storming the pitch at Istanbul's Olympic Stadium on Sunday, local media reported. Galatasaray were leading 2-1 in the third minute of added time when the match was halted, sending the players sprinting for the safety of the locker rooms.

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Three-year-old Wang Wuka practises before playing snooker with seven-time World Championship winner Stephen Hendry of Britain in Beijing September 22, 2013. Wuka's father Wang Yin, a snooker fan, has been teaching his son the sport for more than two years. The boy, who vows to be a top snooker player, undergoes five hours of training daily to shoot the balls with precision.

JIANAN YU/REUTERS

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Three-year-old Wang Wuka carries a cue and drags a box as he practises snooker at his home in Xuancheng, Anhui province, September 13, 2013. Wuka's father Wang Yin, a snooker fan, has been teaching his son the sport for more than two years. The boy, who vows to be a top snooker player, undergoes five hours of training daily to shoot the balls with precision.

JIANAN YU/REUTERS

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Pedestrians use a flight of stairs and an escalator located next to each other, at the financial district of Pudong in Shanghai September 23, 2013. China's cabinet detailed plans last week to speed construction of urban infrastructure projects, in the latest move in Beijing's plan to boost domestic demand by swelling the ranks of city dwellers.

ALY SONG/REUTERS

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Residents use a small boat for transport through a flooded street at suburban Quezon city, northeast of Manila Monday, Sept. 23, 2013 following heavy rains brought about by Typhoon Usagi that lashed the Philippines' northernmost island of Batanes Sunday. In the Philippines, parts of the capital remained submerged Monday and classes were cancelled.

Bullit Marquez/AP

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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men watch Israeli surfers during the Jewish holiday of Sukkot in the southern Israeli port city of Ashdod, Monday, Sept. 23, 2013.

Oded Balilty/AP

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