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The Daily Need

Photo: Halloween gone to the dogs

A Chihuahua named Mondex channels the spirit of Captain Jack in his pirate costume during a Halloween dog show in Manila in 2008. The event, which benefited an animal welfare organization, awarded Mondex the Creative Costume award. Photo: AP/Aaron Favila

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    Reunited after the explosions
    An unidentified Boston Marathon runner, center, is reunited with loved ones near Copley Square.
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    Obama boards the Rosa Parks bus
    President Barack Obama sits on the famed Rosa Parks bus at the Henry Ford Museum.
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    Puppet theater
    After disappointing results in the Mississippi and Alabama primaries this week, former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich vowed that his campaign would continue.