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A Nepalese woman devotee, hands covered with vermilion powder, offers prayers on the banks of the Bagmati River on Rishi Panchami in Katmandu, Nepal, Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013. Rishi Panchami is a purifying and atonement day for Hindu women in Nepal.

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A couple enjoys dinner over looking the Brooklyn Bridge as the Tribute in Light illuminates the sky over the Lower Manhattan skyline a day ahead of the 12-year anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in the Brooklyn borough of New York on September 10, 2013.


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Palestinian tunnel workers smoke cigarettes as they rest inside a smuggling tunnel flooded by Egyptian security forces, beneath the Gaza-Egypt border in the southern Gaza Strip September 10, 2013. Egyptian security forces have stepped up a crackdown campaign on smuggling tunnels on the border between Egypt and Gaza Strip since last July, Hamas officials said.


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Cambodian farmers work in their rice paddy farm during the rainy season at Prey Mou in the outskirts of Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013.

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A snake moves towards a vessel in which milk is being offered by a devotee on Naag Panchami festival in Jammu, India, Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013. The Hindu festival of Naag Panchami is a day dedicated to the worship of snakes.

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Demonstrators lie on the ground to represent people who disappeared and went missing during Augusto Pinochet's regime, during a peaceful protest marking the 40th anniversary of the coup d'etat that ushered in a 17-year dictatorship under Pinochet, in Santiago September 10, 2013.


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San Diego Chargers free safety Eric Weddle (32) is introduced in a wall of fog before playing the Houston Texans in their Monday Night NFL football game in San Diego, California September 9, 2013.


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A Lebanese woman lights candles near the St. Paul Basilica in Harissa, near Beirut, Lebanon, Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013. Harissa is a mountains village well known for the pilgrimage site with the statue of Virgin Mary, a replica of which is seen in a window decal, background, which is about 15 tons of bronze, painted in white and is also known as 'Our Lady of Lebanon.'

Nariman El-Mofty/AP

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