The eyes of "Le Solitaire" by French artist Theo Mercier is displayed at the Grand Palais in Paris, Friday Oct. 22, 2010 during the Paris FIAC, International Contemporary Art Fair.
Juan Cuevas, of La Habra, Calif., is dressed for the occasion as drives his hearse for the 11th Annual Halloween Hearse Procession at the Orange County Fair and Event Center Sunday, Oct. 24, 2010, in Costa Mesa, Calif.
A dog dressed as a King participates in the Family Pet Festival in Cali, Colombia, October 24, 2010.
Tennessee Titans cheerleaders perform during the Philadelphia Eagles NFL game against the Tennessee Titans at LP Field on October 24, 2010, in Nashville, Tenn.
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Members of Japan's Self-Defense Forces march during the annual Self-Defense Forces Day at Asaka Base, north of Tokyo, Japan, Sunday, Oct. 24, 2010.
Squirrels look for food from a visitor to St James' Park in London, October 22, 2010.
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Actresses Jane Lynch (L) and Jane Fonda work out during Maria Shriver's Women's Conference at the Long Beach Convention Center on October 24, 2010, in Long Beach, Calif.
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California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver greet volunteers during a tour of the Modern House Call for Women at California State, Long Beach, Oct. 23, 2010. Modern House Call provides physical and mental care for uninsured or under-insured women and is one of a series of events before The Women's Conference 2010 on Tuesday.
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Brazil's presidential candidate Jose Serra, for the Brazilian Social Democratic Party, awaits the start of a rally in Porto Alegre, Oct. 22, 2010. Serra and rival Dilma Rousseff will face on October 31 in the run-off election. In a week's time, Brazil's 136 million voters will decide their next president: the former right-hand woman of outgoing President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, or the efficient ex-governor of Sao Paulo state.
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A supporter of Workers' Party runs as Brazil's President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and ruling Workers' Party's presidential candidate Dilma Rousseff attend a rally in Rio de Janeiro, October 24, 2010. Ruling party candidate Rousseff and Jose Serra will face off in an October 31 runoff for Brazil's presidency after neither won more than 50 percent of the vote in the first round.
Former Ivory Coast Transportation Minister and leader of the Union for Democracy and Peace in Ivory Coast Albert Mabri Toikeusse (R) shakes hands with his supporters at Attecoube market in Abidjan during a presidential election campaign rally, October 24, 2010, ahead of the October 31 presidential election. With posters stuck up all over Abidjan and rallies planned, the presidential election campaign began in Ivory Coast after a decade of crisis and the division of the country by a rebellion.
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Shaolin martial arts students perform during the Zhengzhou International Shaolin Wushu Festival at Shaolin Temple in Dengfeng, Henan province, China on October 23, 2010.
A young Chinese Shaolin monk leaps through the air, as he performs for visitors during a kungfu festival at the temple in Dengfeng, central China's Henan province on October 24, 2010. The Shaolin temple -- which makes millions every year from entrance fees, online sales of Shaolin items such as spearheads and its travelling performing troupes -- has attracted controversy in China over charges of rampant commercialism.
A woman works in a cotton field during harvest in Hami, China, Oct. 23, 2010. China is the largest cotton producer in the world, with cotton occupying a crucial position in the national economy and the basic means of livelihood for many Chinese.
A tw0-day old pigeon is held in a coop in Lahore on October 24, 2010. It is estimated that there are over 300,000 pigeon fanciers in Lahore, which has a population of almost 10 million people. Pigeon keeping in Pakistan dates back to the Mughal period (from 1526 to the the mid-19th century) in Asia when pigeons were used to carry love messages into harems or secret military instructions to warriors in the field.
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A U.S. Army soldier smokes in his bed at camp in Siah Choy village in Zari district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan, October 24, 2010. More than 150,000 U.S. and international troops are now in Afghanistan, with their number boosted by the 30,000 strong-surge strategy which president Obama announced in 2009 and which is now reaching its peak.
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U.S. Army soldiers warm up with a fire at their camp in Siah Choy village in Zari district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan, October 24, 2010.
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A man jumps over a grave next to the coffin containing the remains of Tikont Dolamard, 36, who died of cholera in Dessalines, Haiti, Oct. 24, 2010. A spreading cholera outbreak in rural Haiti threatened to outpace aid groups as they stepped up efforts hoping to keep the disease from reaching the camps of earthquake survivors in Port-au-Prince. Health officials said at least 250 people had died and there are over 3,000 sick.
Sick victims and families wait in line at St. Nicolas Hospital in St. Marc, north of Port-au-Prince on October 24, 2010. Haiti's cholera crisis deepened Sunday as the first cases in the capital raised fears the epidemic could infiltrate Port-au-Prince's squalid tent cities and spawn a major health disaster.
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Patients with cholera receive medical attention at St. Nicholas hospital in Saint Marc, Haiti, Oct. 22, 2010.
Nguyen Thi An, a 13 year old girl suffering from chronic skin illness, carries donated toys in the isolated village of Van Mon, south of Hanoi, October 24, 2010. Parents left Nguyen Thi An and her brother two years ago to live with lepers in Van Mon. More than 600 lepers and recovered lepers live their lives with the government's support in the isolated village founded by French Catholic priests 110 years ago.
A vendor carries plastic balls down the streets of Noida in India's Uttar Pradesh state, October 23, 2010.
Friends and relatives of those killed during an attack on a birthday party mourn during a funeral service in the northern border city of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, Oct. 24, 2010. The death toll rose to 14 killed during the attack on two private homes where about four dozen party goers had gathered for a teen's birthday on Friday night.
Morgue workers place a coffin containing an unidentified body into a grave at the San Rafael cemetery on the outskirts of the border city of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, October 22, 2010. The bodies of 21 men and four women, killed in drug-related incidents, were buried on Friday after being held in the city morgue for several months without being claimed by relatives.
A train is stopped at a portion of the North-South railway that was destroyed by recent flooding in Vu Quang district, Vietnam, October 22, 2010. The flooding which killed at least 74 people, destroyed many infrastructure facilities in the central part of the country.
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A Thai villager walks in floodwaters at a Buddhist temple in Ayutthaya province on October 25, 2010.
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Garbage collectors clean up after garbage was purposely piled in the middle of a street in protest against uncollected trash in Naples, Italy, Oct. 24, 2010. The European Commission warned Italy on Saturday it may face sanctions if it doesn't remove the 2,400 tons of trash that have piled up in the streets of Naples in the country's latest garbage crisis.
Striking employees sit next to a fire, as they block the main entrance of a waste incineration plant, in Ivry-sur-Seine, near Paris, Oct. 25, 2010. French President Nicolas Sarkozy's approval rating has sunk to its lowest level yet, a new poll says, as protests over his pension reforms left the country struggling with gas shortages, travel chaos and school shutdowns.
A carousel manager eats a raw egg to help preserve his voice for the rest of the day at a fair in Bolintin, Romania, Oct. 24, 2010.
President Obama and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) appear at a campaign rally at Orr Middle School Park October 22, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Reid, who is seeking his fifth term, is in a tight race with Republican challenger Sharron Angle.
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Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., speaks at the "Rally in the Valley," an event hosted by the Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley, to mobilize volunteers to get out the vote, Oct. 24, 2010, in the Van Nuys area of Los Angeles.
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Carly Fiorina thanks volunteers for their support while visiting a phone bank at Republican headquarters in Sacramento, Calif., Oct. 24, 2010. With just over a week before election day Fiorina is in a tight race in her attempt to unseat incumbent U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer, a Democrat.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks to a group of supporters during a Tea Party Express stop outside of Waco, Texas, Oct. 24, 2010.
Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., right, and Republican challenger Jay Townsend debate Sunday, Oct. 24, 2010, at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
A foreign currency broker drinks water under an electronic board displaying a graph of the Japanese yen's exchange rate against the U.S. dollar at a dealing room in Tokyo, Oct. 25, 2010. The dollar fell to a 15-year low against the yen on Monday, drawing ever closer to its postwar record low of 79.75 yen set in 1995 as traders took a weekend G20 statement as a green light for continued dollar weakness.
A kite surfer jumps a wave during the Dutch Kitesurfing Championships in Scheveningen on October 23, 2010.
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A farmer leads his cattle back to his farm in Waidring, in the Austrian province of Tyrol, on Oct. 25, 2010.
Frost covers a patch of ferns in Dunham Massey park in Altrincham, England, Oct. 25, 2010.
A stag walks through early morning light during the rutting season at Bradgate Park in Newtown Linford, England, Oct. 25, 2010.
Colored leaves form a canopy over beech trees in the Schlaubetal near Bremsdorf, Germany, Oct. 24, 2010.
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