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    SEPT. 13: A dog catches a frisbee during a dog frisbee competition in Moscow. Dogs and their owners took part in a variety of distance and accuracy tests during the competition to check their frisbee skills.

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    Novak Djokovic of Serbia holds up the U.S. Open trophy after defeating Roger Federer of Switzerland in their men's singles final match at the U.S. Open Championships tennis tournament in New York.

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    SEPT. 13: Flames from the Valley Fire cover a hillside along Highway 29 in Lower Lake, California. The swiftly spreading wildfire destroyed hundreds of homes and forced thousands of residents to flee as it roared unchecked through the northern California village of Middletown and nearby communities, fire officials said.

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    SEPT. 14: Hungarian mounted police patrol the border with Serbia near the migrant collection point in Roszke, Hungary. Two decades of frontier-free travel across Europe unraveled on Monday as countries re-established border controls in the face of an unprecedented influx of migrants, which broke the record for the most arrivals by land in a single day.

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    SEPT. 14: Miss America 2016 Betty Cantrell of Georgia poses for photographs by the ocean after winning the 95th Miss America Pageant at Boardwalk Hall, in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

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    SEPT. 14: Nick Johnson harvests cranberries in a bog at Gilmore Cranberry Company in Carver, Massachusetts. According to the Cape Cod Cranberry Growers' Association, 200,000,000 pounds of cranberries are grown annually in Massachusetts.

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    SEPT. 14: A damaged house is seen after a heavy rainfall caused by Typhoon Vamco hit Lingshui Ethnic Li Autonomous County, in Hainan province. Around 200 people were evacuated from the affected area, according to local media.

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    SEPT. 15: A baby elephant follows its mahout along a sidewalk and past a store in Udon Thani, Thailand.

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    SEPT. 15: A girl jumps off a mound of dirt that was piled up with one of the vehicles found after a flash flood in Hildale, Utah. Flash floods killed nine people near Utah's border with Arizona when a "large wall of water" triggered by heavy rain pounding nearby canyons swept them away in their cars, officials said on Tuesday.

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    SEPT. 16: Model Gigi Hadid, front, presents a creation from the Anna Sui Spring/Summer 2016 collection during New York Fashion Week.

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    SEPT. 16: A migrant lifts a child to let it peek on the other side of a barrier at the border with Hungary near the village of Horgos, Serbia. Hungary's right-wing government shut the main land route for migrants into the European Union on Tuesday, taking matters into its own hands to halt Europe's influx of refugees.

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    SEPT. 16: Republican U.S. presidential candidates businessman Donald Trump and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush talk simultaneously during the second official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California.

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    SEPT. 17: A resident looks on near debris of a damaged house after an earthquake hit areas of central Chile, in Illapel town, north of Santiago. Strong aftershocks rippled through Chile on Thursday after a magnitude 8.3 earthquake that killed at least eight people and slammed powerful waves into coastal towns, forcing more than a million people from their homes.

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    SEPT. 17: Opposition lawmakers crowd around Masahisa Sato, second from left, deputation chairman of the upper house special committee on security, at an upper house special committee session on security-related legislation at the parliament in Tokyo, Japan. Crowds of protesters rallied on Wednesday as Japan's parliament moved close to passing bills for a defense policy change that could allow troops to fight abroad for the first time since World War Two, despite opposition by many ordinary voters.

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    SEPT. 17: A resident looks out from his flat during a blackout after an earthquake hit areas of central Chile, in Coquimbo city, north of Santiago. Residents sifted through rubble on Thursday and saved what they could from homes destroyed by a magnitude 8.3 earthquake that killed 11 people and forced 1 million from their homes.

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    SEPT. 17: Yoshiro Nakamatsu, left, a 2005 Ig Nobel award recipient for Nutrition, removes a sword from the mouth of Sword Swallower Dan Meyer, the 2007 Ig Nobel recipient for Medicine for his paper "Sword Swallowing and its side effects," at the 25th First Annual Ig Nobel Prizes awards ceremony at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The annual prizes, meant to entertain and encourage global research and innovation, are awarded by the Annals of Improbable Research as a whimsical counterpart to the Nobel Prizes.

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    SEPT. 17: Members of Saudi security forces take part in a military parade in preparation for the annual Haj pilgrimage in the holy city of Mecca.

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