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A decorated garden gnome designed by Elton John, right, is on display at the Chelsea Flower Show in London. The show opens to the public on Tuesday.

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The funnel of a tornadic thunderstorm almost touches the ground near South Haven, Kansas, on Sunday.

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A Burrowing owl tries to perch on a protective rope in a public park in Cooper City, Florida, as rain falls Monday.

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Devotees are showered with perfumed water during the end of the Urs festival, at the shrine of Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti in Ajmer, India.

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A Sri Lankan vegetable seller pushes a bicycle as it rains in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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Senator Mike Duffy arrives at the Ottawa Airport in Ottawa, Monday afternoon.

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A cyclist passes a steam vent on the empty streets of the financial district during the annual Victoria Day holiday in Toronto.

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Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood of Lady Antebellum perform during a free outdoor concert at Dundas Square in Toronto.

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Knox Humfrey, 4, from High River, Alta., comes off his sheep during Mutton Bustin at the 55th Annual Little Britches Rodeo in High River, Alberta.

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Toronto Blue Jays, from left, Anthony Gose, Colby Rasmus, and Jose Bautista celebrate defeating the Tampa Bay Rays in their MLB American League baseball game in Toronto.

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Adam Thomas lands a jump at the 85th Annual Splash Cup at Sunshine Village Ski and Snowboard Resort in Banff, Alberta. To close the season every year, the hill puts a pool at the bottom of the run for skiers to jump into.

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Overturned cars are strewn about after a massive tornado touched down near Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Monday.

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A child is pulled from the rubble of the Plaza Towers Elementary School in Moore, Okla., and passed along to rescuers. A tornado as much as 1.6 kilometers wide with winds up to 320 kph roared through the Oklahoma City suburbs Monday, flattening entire neighborhoods, setting buildings on fire and landing a direct blow on an elementary school.

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Teachers carry children away from Briarwood Elementary school after a tornado destroyed the school in south Oklahoma City.

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