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PHOTOS: Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters clash with police

Pro-democracy protesters clashed with police in the Mong Kok district of Hong Kong on October 18, 2014.


PHOTOS: 16 killed in accident at South Korean concert

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Sixteen people watching an outdoor pop concert in South Korea fell 20 meters to their deaths Friday when a ventilation grate they were standing on collapsed, officials said.


PHOTOS: Thousands cheer Vladimir Putin at military parade

Greeted by enthusiastic chants of “Putin! Putin!,” Russian President Vladimir Putin talks on South Stream gas pipeline opposed by the European Union.


PHOTOS: “The Amazon’s Silent Crisis” a Greenpeace’s report

According to Greenpeace’s report, timber trucks carry at night illegally felled trees to sawmills, which then process them and export the wood as if it was from a legal origin to France, Belgium, Sweden and the Netherlands.


PHOTOS: Mozambique Rubbish Pickers

Even with the country’s economic growth many people still make a living by selling other people’s trash.


PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. wins Nobel Peace Prize, Oct 14, 1964

Civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his nonviolent resistance to racial prejudice in America. At 35 years of age, the Georgia-born minister was the youngest person ever to receive the award.


PHOTOS: Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi win Nobel Peace Prize

Taliban attack survivor Malala Yousafzai became the youngest Nobel winner ever as she and Kailash Satyarthi of India won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for working to protect children from slavery, extremism and child labor at great risk to their own lives.


PHOTOS: Indonesia’s Mount Sinabung erupts again

Residents watched as dark giant ash clouds rose from the crater of Mount Sinabung volcano during an eruption on October 8, 2014, on Indonesia’s Sumatra island, following an earlier eruption on October 5, 2014.


PHOTOS: Tension in Turkey after violent protest

Violent protests by pro-Kurdish demonstrators in southeast Turkey angry at the government’s lack of action against jihadists in Syria.


PHOTOS: Blood Moon, Lunar Eclipse

Evening viewers in much of Asia and early risers in parts of the Americas were treated to a stunning lunar eclipse on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 though clouds obscured it for some.


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PHOTOS: Houston Texans vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

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Photos: Fire damages home in Milford

A home on Underhill Road in Milford was heavily damaged by a fire Monday afternoon. No one was injured. Photos cont