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  • Kennedy's rocking chair up for auction

    2013-10-18 17:20

    A rocking chair once owned by former President John Kennedy is seen in the window of an auction house in New York, October 17, 2013.

  • 'Bionic man' makes debut at museum in Washington

    2013-10-18 17:20

    An engineer makes an adjustment to the robot "The Incredible Bionic Man" at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington October 17, 2013.

  • In pictures: earthquake drills around the world

    2013-10-18 10:14

    Nearly 10 million Californians took part in the "Great ShakeOut" earthquake drill in California on Thursday.

  • Chinese designer's creations in Singapore fashion week

    2013-10-17 14:20

    A model presents a creation by Chinese designer Guo Pei in The Arabian 1002th Night show during Fashion Week in Singapore Oct 16, 2013.

  • Hungry World Food Day?

    2013-10-16 12:00

    World Food Day is on October 16, and this year focuses on "Sustainable Food Systems for Food Security and Nutrition".

  • 'Festival of Light' show in Berlin

    2013-10-15 15:13

    The illuminated Potsdamer square is pictured during the "Festival of Light" show in Berlin October 14, 2013.

  • Comic-Con in New York

    2013-10-13 08:25

    Mark Stair dressed up a Jawa from Star Wars, poses for a portrait at Comic-Con in New York October 12, 2013. New York Comic Con at the Javits Center expects to attract more than 120,000 fans to the four-day event that ends on Sunday.

  • Migbelis Castellanos crowned Miss Venezuela 2013

    2013-10-12 16:09

    Miss Venezuela 2013 Migbelis Castellanos poses during a news conference in Caracas October 11, 2013.

  • Superheros cheer up sick children

    2013-10-12 15:26

    Men dressed as Superman (L) and Captain America smile at patient Caue Rodrigues Silvano, 7, who looks on inside Hospital Infantil Sabara in Sao Paulo October 11, 2013.

  • Costume bonanza at New York Comic-Con

    2013-10-12 14:16

    New York Comic-Con event draws thousands of costumed fans, panels of pop culture luminaries and features a sprawling floor of vendors.

  • Strange, but cool

    2013-10-11 21:29

    Work continues on sculptures of Kelpies at the eastern entrance to the Forth and Clyde canal in Falkirk, Scotland on Oct 9, 2013.

  • Painting with tears

    2013-10-11 14:42

    Granato paints using a unique technique that consists of taking in the paint through his nose and squirting it out through his eyes onto a canvas.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.