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Photo: Horrific shooting at Newtown, Conn. school

Twenty-six people, including 18 children, are reported killed after a gunman opened fire in a Connecticut elementary school.

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Photo: Liberty’s coming out party

On this day in 1886, the Statue of LIberty made its long-awaited debut in New York City.

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Photo: Oakland, occupied

Tension continued to grip the city of Oakland after dramatic clashes between the police and “Occupy” protesters on Tuesday night.

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Photo: Thanks, Steve

The Apple co-founder and visionary passed away on Wednesday night at the age of 56, leaving behind a legacy of creativity and inspiration.

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Photo: Spreading the word

“Occupy Wall Street” protests gain momentum in cities across the country.

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  The week in photos, Sept. 23-30

This week: Protestors continue their march on Wall Street, Obama talks jobs and tainted cantaloupes renew concerns over food safety.

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Photo: The universe, over easy

Sunny side-up is a huge understatement.

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Photo: A long way for a close look

Inspectors begin the search for more cracks in the Washington Monument.

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  The week in photos, Sept. 16-23

This week, a plane crashes in a Reno air show, high drama unfolds at the United Nations and the death penalty takes center stage in Jackson, Ga.

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