Cadaver dog, Chance, searches for a body in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Alabama, the hardest-hit of six states, is reported to have been battered with at least an EF-4 rated tornado with the death toll across the South rising to over 300 as a result of the storms.
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Polling staff assist a disabled man as he arrives to vote at the polling centre in Kadogli, Sudan.
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A vendor walks past a sand sculpture of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden created by Indian sand artist Sudarshan Patnaik on a beach in Puri in the eastern Indian state of Orissa. Osama bin Laden was killed in a U.S. assault on his Pakistani compound.
Belarusians plant potatoes in the village of Volkovichi, Belarus.
San Diego life guards jump from a rescue helicopter into Mission Bay while training with their dive crew in San Diego, California.
Guests attend the press preview for the Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty Costume Institute exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
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Boston Bruins' Adam McQuaid lies motionless on the ice after going head first into the boards in the first period in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinal NHL Stanley Cup playoffs series in Philadelphia. He left the ice with the help of two teammates.
Liberal leader Michael Ignatieff addresses his supporters in Toronto after being defeated in the federal election.
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Conservative supporters cheer as they watch and wait for election results in Calgary.
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