Blazing Away In Europe
A firefighter tries to extinguish a fire close to the Croatian southern Adriatic resort of Dubrovnik, July 27, 2007. Several countries in southern Europe battled fresh fires in the wake of a blistering heat wave, with Greece awaiting the arrival of firefighting aircraft from Russia and Italy and declaring a state of disaster in the south.
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An injured police officer, second from right, is helped by his colleagues at the site of a bomb explosion in Islamabad, Pakistan on Friday, July 27, 2007. A large explosion went off in a hotel near Islamabad's Red Mosque on Friday, killing at least four people and injuring some 30 others, police said.
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An Iraqi firefighter sits amidst the rubble at the site of a car bomb explosion in Baghdad's Karrada neighborhood, Friday, July 27, 2007. A powerful car bomb rocked central Baghdad Thursday, killing at least 20 bystanders, wounding more than 60 and destroying a row of shops in a busy commercial district.
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A Real "Loafer"
An Afghan youth waits for customers at a bakery in Ghazni, Friday, July 27, 2007.
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Three Of Cubs
Three lion cubs, Tara, Andy and Sonya sit in their basket in the Serengeti Park in the German town of Hodenghagen Thursday, July 27, 2007. The cubs were born June 18.
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Nicole Richie leaves the courthouse in Glendale, Calif., on the arm of her boyfriend Joel Madden Friday, July 27, 2007. Richie pleaded guilty Friday to driving under the influence of drugs and was sentenced to 90 hours in jail and fined $2,048 by a judge who said she was lucky nobody was killed when she drove the wrong way on a freeway.
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Korean Armistice Remembered
Korean War veteran Yoon Sik Park salutes during a wreath laying ceremony at the Korean War Veterans Memorial Friday, July 27, 2007 in Washington. This is the 54th anniversary of the Korean War Armistice and the 12th anniversary of the dedication of the Korean War Veterans Memorial.
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Divers from the Philippine Navy Special Operations Group secure the waters off Manila Bay near the venue of the 40th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting and the 14th ASEAN Regional Forum in Manila, Philippines Friday July 27, 2007. The 23-member ASEAN and Dialogue Partners are to meet July 29-Aug. 2, 2007 in Manila with the drafting of the new ASEAN Charter and regional security as their main agenda.
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Up And Over
Runners compete in a semifinal heat of the men's 110-meters hurdles during the Pan American Games track and field competition in Rio de Janeiro, Friday, July 27, 2007. From left are, Bashir Ramzy of the U.S., Anselmo da Silva of Brazil, Dudley Dorival of Haiti, and Jared MacLeod of Canada.
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Two news helicopters fall after colliding in midair while covering a police pursuit in central Phoenix, Friday, July 27, 2007, killing everyone on both aircraft, police said. Both helicopters were from local television stations. KNXV-TV Channel 15 reported that one of the choppers belonged to its station. The other chopper was from KTVK Channel 3 in Phoenix.
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