Feb. 9, 2018 - South Korea: Fireworks erupt as the cauldron is lit with the Olympic flame during the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Pyeongchang Stadium.
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Feb. 8, 2018 - An Afghan shopkeeper adjusts a dress on a mannequin while waiting for customers at his women's clothes shop in Mazar-i-Sharif.
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Feb. 7, 2018 - France: A donkey looks out from a barn doorway in a farmyard at Caussade some 60kms north of Toulouse.
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Feb. 6, 2018 - New Zealand: A fleet of Waka make their way to Te Ti Bay on February 6, 2018 in Waitangi, New Zealand. The Waitangi Day national holiday celebrates the signing of the treaty of Waitangi on February 6, 1840 by Maori chiefs and the British Crown, that granted the Maori people the rights of British Citizens and ownership of their lands and other properties.
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Feb. 5, 2018 - France: A couple poses for a selfie under the snow on the Place du Trocadero in front the Eiffel Tower in Paris on February 5, 2018.
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Feb. 4, 2018 - Germany: Revelers dressed in traditional colorful costumes and painted, wooden masks take part in the annual Fasnet carnival parade on February 4, 2018 in Oberdischingen, Germany. Carnival season in the Swabian-Alemanic region of southern Germany and German-speaking Switzerland is getting into gear with carnival parades taking place throughout the first few weeks of February.
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Feb. 3, 2018 - New Zealand: Vilimoni Koroi of New Zealand makes a break against Scotland during the 2018 New Zealand Sevens at FMG Stadium in Hamilton, New Zealand.
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Feb. 2, 2018 - England: Surfers attempt to ride the Severn Bore as it passes in Newnham on Severn in Gloucestershire, England. The bore, which follows this week's super moon and was given a four-star rating as it is likely to be one of the largest in 2018, attracts surfers from around the world to ride it. The Severn bore, a natural tidal phenomenon and one of the largest in the world, pushes a 4ft wave up the Severn Estuary and is at its most dramatic in the spring when the tides are at their highest.
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Feb. 1, 2018 - Kenya: Manolo, a male African Savannah elephant, is collared after he was tranquilized during an elephant collaring operation on February 1, 2018 in the the Lake Jipe region of Tsavo West National Park, Kenya. Nine out of 20 elephants collared had spear or arrow wounds, raising fears of human-elephant conflict in the region which has seen a large growth in infrastructure and human population.
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Jan. 31, 2018 - New Zealand: Crusaders Super Rugby coach Scott Robertson surfs at Scarborough Beach in Christchurch, New Zealand.
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Jan 30, 2018 - South Korea: Snow falling as the Olympic Rings are illuminated at night in PyeongChang ahead of the Winter Olympic Games.
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Jan. 29, 2018 - Germany: A flower lies at a stone that refers to the former Ravensbrueck concentration camp at the Memorial to the Sinti and Roma Victims of National Socialism following a commemoration ceremony on January 29, 2018 in Berlin, Germany. The ceremony paid tribute to the estimated 220,000 to 500,000 Sinti and Roma victims, also called Gypsies, who died at the hands of the Nazis during the Holocaust. Ravensbrueck, located in central Germany, was primarily a concentration camp for women.
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Jan. 28, 2018 - Switzerland: Skiers are seen in silhouette on a ski lift as the sun rises next the resort of Lenzerheide, eastern Switzerland, on January 28, 2018.
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Jan. 27, 2018 - New Zealand: Traditional Maori Waka are pictured in the Viaduct Harbour during the Tamaki Herenga Waka Festival on January 27, 2018 in Auckland, New Zealand. The festival aims to celebrate Auckland's Maori history, heritage and culture of the city.
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Jan. 26, 2018 - Italy:A rooster stands near a cow on a farm of Villafalletto, near Cuneo, northwestern Italy, on January 26, 2018.
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Jan. 25, 2018 - Philippines: Mayon volcano is seen spewing ash on January 25, 2018 in Albay, Philippines. Over 70,000 villagers have been evacuated and camped in emergency shelters as Philippines' most active volcano, Mount Mayon, began spewing lava up to 600 meters (2,000 feet) high above the crater.
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Jan. 23, 2018 - United States: The Statue of Liberty stands in New York Harbor at sunset on January 23, 2018 in New York City.
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Jan. 22, 2018 - Germany: Snow covered Crocus on a field in Dresden, eastern Germany.
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Jan. 21, 2018 - United States: The Statue of Liberty stands in the harbor seen from Liberty State Park on January 21, 2018 in Jersey City, New Jersey. The iconic landmark remains closed as part of the US government shutdown.
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Jan. 20, 2018 - Japan: Snow trees are seen at Zao Ski Resort on January 20, 2018 in Yamagata, Japan. The natural creation called Snow Monsters attracts visitors.
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Jan. 19, 2018 - Russian: A Russian Orthodox priest plunges into the icy waters of a lake during the celebration of the Epiphany holiday in the village of Orlino, some 80 km of Saint Petersburg.
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Jan. 18, 2018 - SCOTLAND: A Harris Hawk sits on a fence prior to its owner using it to hunt for rabbits in the snow on January 18, 2018 in Leadhills, Scotland. Motorists are being warned to drive with caution as snow and icy conditions continue in the South of Scotland.
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Jan. 17, 2018 - France: Wind turbines in Dehlingen, northeastern France.
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Jan. 15, 2018 - Greece: A woman leaves the closed entrance of an Athens' metro station during a 24-hours general strike on January 15, 2018. New Greek strikes to disrupt flights, urban transport are taking place as latest reforms bill is voted on by the Greek parliament.
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Jan. 14, 2018 - India: Indian workers sweep the Sangam area, the confluence of the rivers Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati during the annual Magh Mela festival in Allahabad on January 14, 2018. The Magh Mela, which is known as a mini-Kumbh Mela, is scheduled to start January 2 and continue until February 13 with auspicious bathing dates throughout the 45 day period.
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Jan. 13, 2018 - Minsk: People dance during the Big New Year Ball at the Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theatre in Minsk late on January 13, 2018.
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Jan. 12, 2018 - South Korea: A general view shows the landmark Namsan tower and Seoul city skyline during sunrise on January 12, 2018.
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Jan. 11, 2018 - India: An Indian boatman rows to tie up his boat at Sangam during the annual Magh Mela in Allahabad on January 11, 2018.
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Jan. 10, 2018 - Austraila: A general view of the lavender rows at Bridestowe Lavender Estate on January 10, 2018 in Launceston, Australia. The estate runs over 260 acres and is the world's largest privately-owned lavender farm. There are an estimated 650,000 French lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) plants, with the lavender rows stretching almost 200 kilometres in total.
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Jan. 9, 2018 - Iraq: A Christian fighter from Hashed al-Shaabi (Popular Moblisation units) stands on top of debris at a destroyed Syriac Orthodox church named Virgin Mary, in the old city of Mosul, on January 9, 2018. Along the waterfront of the Tigris River in Iraq's war-torn Mosul, gaping holes in hotel walls reveal little but enormous heaps of rubble. Six months since Iraqi forces seized the country's second city from Islamic State group jihadists, human remains still rot in front of the Al-Nuri mosque.
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Jan. 8, 2018 - Germany: Morning sun shines on the Saint George chapel in Dietmannsweiler near Tettnang, southern Germany, as in background can be seen an Alps panorama.
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Jan. 7, 2018 - Minsk: A man dressed as Father Frost leaves a house as he celebrates the traditional Kalyady holiday in the village of Sredniye Pechi, some 290 km south of Minsk. Kolyady is an ancient pagan holiday initially celebrated on winter solstice but since appropriated to celebrate Christmas, Julian calendar's New Year, and other winter holidays.
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Jan. 6, 2018 - Brazil: Members of a samba school perform during a street parade at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Carnival is sacred in Rio de Janeiro. However, evangelical mayor Marcelo Crivella does not support the celebration and in the first under his mandate, reduced the subsidies to samba schools by half forcing them into a real race of obstacles.
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Jan. 5, 2018 - Germany: A water drop hangs from a small branch in the backlight of a much frequented street in Frankfurt.
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Jan. 4, 2018 - Myanmar: A boy participates in a snack-eating game as part of local festivities marking Myanmar's 70th Independence Day in Yangon. The country is celebrating the 70th anniversary of its declaration of independence from British colonial rule.
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Jan. 3, 2018 - England: People take photographs of the waves in a stormy sea alongside the lighthouse in New Brighton, north west England, on January 3, 2018, as Storm Eleanor swept over the country. Storm Eleanor swept across the country overnight, bringing winds of up to 100 mph in places and carrying rain, hail and thunder and lightning.
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Jan. 2, 2018 - China: People visiting the Harbin Ice-Snow World in Harbin in China's northeastern Heilongjiang province.
Jan. 1, 2018 - Brazil: Surfer Lucas Chumbo rides a wave during the first surf session of 2018 at Praia do Norte in Nazare, Brazil.
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Dec. 31, 2017 - Abu Dhabi: Fireworks light the sky during celebrations to mark New Year's eve.Photo credit should read
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Dec. 30, 2017 -Spain: A 'Galejador' lights a bonfire in the forest during 'la Festa del Pi' (The Festival of the Pine) in Centelles, Spain. Early in the morning men and women born in Centelles, who are named 'Galejadors' wear traditional costume with the Catalan red hat known as 'Barretina' and carry their shooting muskets as they walk into the forest to chop down a pine tree, load it on an ox cart and take it to the church in the village. The tradition has been documented since 1751 and it is believed its origins are related to the trees and the pagan worship of fertilization related to the winter solstice.
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Dec. 29, 2017 - Brazil: A worshiper takes a handmade boat into the sea as end-of-year offerings to Iemanja, the Goddess of the Sea of the Afro-Brazilian religion Umbanda, at Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Dec. 28, 2017 - England: A deer sits among the bracken on Richmond Park as the sun rises in London, England. A cold spell has hit Britain causing travel disruption at some UK airports overnight.
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Dec. 27, 2017 - Palestine: A Palestinian fisherman paddles his boat at sunset off the coast of Gaza City.
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Dec. 26, 2017 - Russian: A man enjoys the view from a pedestrian bridge at the Zaryadye Park in front of St. Basil's Cathedral in downtown Moscow.
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Dec. 25, 2017 - United States: People skate at Central Park ice rink on Christmas day on December 25, 2017 in New York City. Security in New York is on alert as thousand of tourists visit the city for the holidays.
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Dec. 24, 2017 - Palestine: Palestinians walk in the water on the beach at sunset in Gaza City.
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Dec. 23, 2017 - Abu Dhabi: An Emirati child presses his face in onto a camel's, during the Mazayin Dhafra Camel Festival in the desert near the city of Madinat Zayed, 150 kms west of Abu Dhabi, on December 23, 2017. The festival, which attracts participants from around the Gulf region, includes a camel beauty contest, a display of UAE handcrafts and other activities aimed at promoting the country's folklore. / AFP PHOTO / KARIM SAHIB (Photo credit should read KARIM SAHIB/AFP/Getty Images)
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Nov. 7, 2017 - French Polynesia: Canoeists take part in the annual Hawaiki nui va'a race from the island of Huahine in French Polynesia. Some 130 canoes from 146 clubs are taking part in the 25th edition of the race.
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Nov. 5, 2017 - United States: The Kansas City Chiefs play the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
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Nov. 6, 2017 - United Kingdom: Scottish red deer stags graze in Glen Etive following the end of the rutting season in Glen Etive, Scotland.
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Nov. 4, 2017 - Slovakia: Fishermen try their luck from a boat in the morning fog at the Liptovska Mara dam near the village of Liptovska Sielnica, in Slovakia
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Nov. 3, 2017 - Germany: An aerial picture taken with a drone shows a view of the lighthouse Westerheversand in the Wadden Sea National Park in Westerhever, northern Germany.
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Nov. 2, 2017 - Italy: Pope Francis prays at the U.S. World War II cemetery in Nettuno, near Rome on the day Christians around the world commemorate their dead.
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Nov. 1, 2017 - Palestine: The sun setting over a minaret in Gaza City. The largest city in Palestine, almost half a million people live there.
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Oct. 31, 2017 - France: A pedestrian walks in Loyasse Cemetery in Lyon, on the eve of All Saints Day. Lyon is France's third-largest city.