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Photos of the Day: August 2

STORM DAMAGE: Sandra Beaver looked into the living room of her Ft. Caroline Lakes home in Jacksonville, Fla., after a tree came through the roof during a storm Thursday. (Bob Self/The Florida Times-Union/Associated Press)

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The Day Egypt Got Its First Civilian President

Tahrir on 24 June 2012, the Day Egyptians got their first Civilian President.

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Sinkholes: common, costly and sometimes deadly -

A 60-foot-wide sinkhole formed underneath the Summer Bay Resort in Clermont, Florida, about 10 minutes from Walt Disney World, on August 11. One resort building collapsed, and another slowly sank.

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From Hindu Festival Celebrations to a Rescue in Syria, the Week in Photos

Week of Apr 5-11, 2014 A woman at a shopping mall near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, reads message cards tied up for passengers on board the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on Thursday. (Associated Press)

Floods in China: An excavator is used to move villagers away from a flooded area during heavy rainfall in Yingxiu, Wenchuan county, Sichuan province, China, July 10

Himalaya 'tsunami' shows need for science in disaster plans. rescue operations at Govindghat, Uttarakhand, June 2013 Posted by

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Photos of the Day: April 24

HEAD SHOT: Inmates took part in a traditional pillow fight during an event at a prison in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Wednesday. (Eranga Jayawardena/Associated Press)

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Photos of the Day: May 31

APARTMENT EXPLOSION: Members of the Philippine National Police examined a residential condominium after an explosion in Taguig City, Philippines, Friday. Three people were killed on the spot by the blast, according to police reports. (Dennis M. Sabangan/European Pressphoto Agency)

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Photos of the Day: May 20

DEADLY BLAZE: Firefighters fought the remnants of a blaze that killed firefighter Stanley Wilson and destroyed at least 24 units at the Hearthwood North Condominiums in Dallas Monday. Authorities are trying to determine what sparked the fire. (Sonya Hebert-Schwartz/The Dallas Morning News/Associated Press)

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Photos of the Day: April 19

IN HIGH WATER: An elderly couple tried to save their belongings during a spring flood in Mordvin, Belarus, Friday. (Viktor Drachev/AFP/Getty Images)