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    JAN. 31: A stag looks straight into the camera at a wildlife park in Hanau, Germany.

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    JAN. 31: A participant competes in the "Farinato Race" winter extreme run competition in Gijon, northern Spain.

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    JAN. 31: Passengers run to catch a train at a railway station in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, during the travel rush ahead of Spring Festival.

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    JAN. 31: Britain's Andy Murray, right, reacts as Serbia's Novak Djokovic addresses the crowd after receiving the men's singles championship trophy at the Australian Open tennis tournament at Melbourne Park, Australia.

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    FEB. 1: An Afghan vendor displays fish for sale along the Kabul-Jalalabad Highway in the Sorubi district of Kabul, Afghanistan.

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    FEB. 1: Afghan girls stand at the site of a suicide bomb attack where 10 people were killed and 20 wounded, most of them civilians, in the attack outside a police station in a busy area of western Kabul.

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    FEB. 1: Joaldunaks make their way to Carnival between the Pyrenees villages of Ituren and Zubieta, in northern Spain. In one of the most ancient carnivals in Europe, dating from before the Roman Empire, companies of Joaldunak (cowbells) made up of residents of the two towns parade through the streets in sandals, lace petticoats, sheepskins, red neckerchiefs, conical caps. They carry a "hyssop" of horsehair in their right hand and have cowbells hung across their lower back.

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    FEB. 1: Actor Ben Stiller, left, poses with a fan during a photo call before a screening of his latest film "Zoolander 2" in central Madrid, Spain.

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    FEB. 1: A monkey stands on an alpaca to the delight of camera-wielding tourists ahead of the upcoming Chinese New Year of the Monkey, at a zoo in Kunming, Yunnan province.

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    FEB. 2: A monkey catches knives as it balances on a board during a daily training session at a monkey farm in Baowan village, Xinye county of China's central Henan province. Baowan appears to be an average farming community on the surface, but on closer look, one can hear monkey hoots from every direction. Although no official number exists, villagers say that they have been a breeding ground for both monkeys and monkey trainers for centuries.

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    FEB. 2: Travelers wait to enter Guangzhou Railway Station in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, China, where more than 50,000 passengers were stranded because of bad weather at the start of the nation's annual lunar new year travel rush.

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    FEB. 2: A worker at Hong Kong Ocean Park holds a pygmy marmoset, the world's smallest monkey. The Chinese New Year of the Monkey falls on Feb. 8.

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    FEB. 3: Relatives of Palestinian Hamas militant Ahmed al-Zahar mourn during his funeral in the village of Al-Moghraga near central Gaza Strip. Zahar and another Hamas militant were working on a tunnel when it collapsed. Hamas said the tunnels are being built in preparation for a possible confrontation with Israel in the future.

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    FEB. 3: French gendarmes patrol the area as people are evacuated from a Roma camp along La Petite Ceinture, an abandoned railroad line, in Paris. More than 350 Roma people, who had been living there since last summer, were evicted from the makeshift camp.

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    FEB. 3: Rolling Stones singer Mick Jagger performs during a concert on their "Latin America Ole Tour" in Santiago, Chile.

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    FEB. 3: Faithful surround the exhumed body of the mystic saint Padre Pio in the Catholic church of San Lorenzo fuori le Mura in Rome. One of the most popular Roman Catholic saints, Padre Pio began an overland journey in a crystal coffin on Wednesday to go on display at the Vatican.

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    FEB. 3: A girl asks passers-by in Douma, Syria, for help paying a medical bill for her father, who sits in the wheelchair next to her.

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    FEB. 4: This 8-month-old female California sea lion pup was found asleeping in a booth in the dining room of the iconic Marine Room restaurant in La Jolla, California. A rescue team from the SeaWorld San Diego theme park was called in to remove the barking mammal from the booth and place it in a net. It was then taken to SeaWorld for care, said David Koontz, a spokesman for the tourist center.

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    FEB. 4: Rosana Vieira Alves holds her 4-month-old daughter Luana Vieira, who was born with microcephaly, in the sea in Olinda, Brazil. Brazil is investigating more than 4,000 suspected cases of microcephaly, a condition in which infants are born with abnormally small heads and can suffer developmental problems, that may be linked to the Zika virus outbreak.

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    FEB. 4: Riot police react to gasoline bombs thrown by masked youths in Syntagma Square during a 24-hour general strike against planned pension reforms in Athens, Greece.

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    FEB. 4: The cargo ship Modern Express is reflected in water on the dock as it lists at its mooring in the port of Bilbao, in Zierbena, northern Spain. The 538-foot vessel, which was transporting 3,600 tons of wood along with construction machinery, was towed to the port after spending six days listing and adrift in the Bay of Biscay.

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    FEB. 4: A monkey trainer touches the head of a sick monkey as it receives treatment in Wuhan, Hubei province, China.

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    FEB. 5: U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders speaks at the Politics and Eggs breakfast campaign event in Manchester, New Hampshire, while a U.S. Secret Service agent keeps watch. Sanders began getting Secret Service protection on Wednesday.

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    FEB. 5: Emergency crews survey a massive construction crane collapse on a street in downtown Manhattan. The accident killed at least one person and seriously injured two others, a spokesman for the New York City Fire Department said.

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