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  • Red Bull soapbox race

    2013-07-08 18:48

    Competitors ride their home-made vehicle without an engine on a 500-metre-track during the Red Bull Soapbox Race in Saint-Cloud, near Paris July 7, 2013.

  • Sand Sculpture Festival in Belgium

    2013-07-08 17:33

    Carvers spent several weeks building giant sand sculptures representing "The World Collection" depicting dramatic events from the history, famous people and monuments.

  • Ivana Kupala holiday celebrated in Kiev

    2013-07-08 17:09

    People jump over a campfire during a celebration of the traditional Ivana Kupala (Ivan the Bather) holiday near Kiev July 6, 2013.

  • Huge crowds rally in Egypt

    2013-07-08 13:37

    Hundreds of thousands of supporters and opponents of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi gathered in Cairo and Alexandria on Sunday, two days after similar gatherings led to nationwide clashes that claimed more than 30 lives.

  • Reenactment honors Gettysburg's 150th anniversary

    2013-07-08 13:17

    Re-enactment activities July 7, 2013, recognizing the 150th anniversary of the U.S. Civil War battle in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.

  • Latvian Nationwide Song and Dance Celebration gala show

    2013-07-08 11:08

    People in traditional costumes attend the gala show of the Latvian Nationwide Song and Dance Celebration in Riga July 7, 2013.

  • Run with the bulls in Pamplona, Spain

    2013-07-07 17:25

    The San Fermin festival, best known for its daily running of the bulls, kicked off on Saturday with the traditional "Chupinazo" rocket launch and will run until July 14.

  • Pictures of the air crash scene by survivor

    2013-07-07 16:25

    Pictures of the San Francisco air crash scene by survivor

  • Rescue starts after Asiana flight crashed at SFO

    2013-07-07 11:24

    An Asiana Airlines flight crashed while landing at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, killing at least two people and injuring dozens of others.

  • World bodypainting festival in Poertschach

    2013-07-06 14:00

    The world's biggest bodypainting event takes place from July 5 to 7 at Lake Woerthersee in Austria's southern Carinthia province.

  • Activists fight against bullfighting in Spain

    2013-07-05 21:36

    Animal rights protesters stand inside cardboard coffins during a demonstration calling for the abolition of bull runs and bullfights, a day before the start of the famous running of the bulls San Fermin festival, in Pamplona July 5, 2013.

  • Egypt's military stages fly pasts over Cairo

    2013-07-05 16:20

    Egyptian military jets fly in formation over Cairo as the head of Egypt's constitution court Adli Mansour is sworn in as the interim head of state July 4, 2013.

  • 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.