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The best images from August 13

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A girl from the minority Yazidi sect, fleeing the violence in the Iraqi town of Sinjar, rests at the Iraqi-Syrian border crossing in Fishkhabour, Dohuk province.


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A woman walks past graffiti on a wall that shows late actor Robin Williams after he was found dead at his home in California, in Belgrade, Serbia.

Darko Vojinovic/AP

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Kevin Mayer of France competes in the javelin event of the men's decathlon during the European Athletics Championships at the Letzigrund Stadium in Zurich.


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A roadside barber shaves a man's face in front of the Jama Masjid (Grand Mosque) in the old quarters of Delhi .


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A woman, backdropped by an artificial waterfall, jumps as she poses for a photograph outside the Oceanarium of Lisbon.

Francisco Seco/AP

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People watch as the two Lancaster Bombers prepare to fly, in Coningsby, England. The Lancaster Thumper, which is part of the RAF Battle of Britain Memorial flight joined the Canadian Lancaster Vera from the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum in Ontario. The worldís only two airworthy Lancaster bombers are united on a windswept airfield for what will probably be the last time.

Gordon Rlias/AP

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A demonstrator throws back a tear gas container after tactical officers worked to break up a group of bystanders on Chambers Road and West Florissant on Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014 in St. Louis. Nights of unrest have vied with calls for calm in a St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black teenager was killed by police.

Robert Cohen/AP

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A man dressed as Superman rappels down the facade of Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital in front of a young patient being held up to the window Wednesday morning. in Hershey, Pa. Four superhero window washers greeted some patients, families and employees. .

Dan Marschka/AP

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A member of team Belarus is thrown up in the air during the team synchronized swimming technical routine at the LEN Swimming European Championships in Berlin.

Michael Sohn/AP

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Serbia's Ivana Spanovic makes an attempt in the women's long jump final during the European Athletics Championships in Zurich, Switzerland.

Martin Meissner/AP

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