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Photo of the day


Photo: Attack during prayers

A deadly attack strikes a mosque in Pakistan during morning prayers.


Photo: London is burning

Thousands of policemen prepare to deploy on London’s streets to head off rioters.


Photo: Happy birthday, Mr. President

Barack Obama celebrates the big 50.


Photo: Standing trial, lying down

Bed-ridden and caged, Egypt’s Hosni Mubarak went on trial today for corruption and unlawful killing.


Photo: Rock the vote

Republicans and Democrats can all agree that their colleague is, in a word, awesome.


Photo: Blast off!

Space meets rock n’ roll 30 years ago today.


Photo: Smoke from above

On this day in 1945, a U.S. Army B-25 Mitchell bomber en route to Newark Airport in New Jersey crashed into the upper floors of the Empire State Building.


Photo: Heros and villians and monsters, oh my!

The four-day fun fest known as Comic-Con draws to a close.


Photo: The melting pot

NYC boils with temperatures topping 100 degrees.

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