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Team USA huddles around the net before the game against Switzerland during the 2014 Winter Olympics women's ice hockey game at Shayba Arena, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum )

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Team USA huddles around the net before the game against Switzerland during the 2014 Winter Olympics women’s ice hockey game at Shayba Arena, Sochi, Russia Read more

Sochi Winter Olympic Games - Pre-Games activity - Thursday...Great Britain's Billy Morgan during the Snowboard Men's Slopestyle Qualifying Heat 1 during the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday February 6, 2014. See PA story OLYMPICS Snowboarding. Photo credit should read: Mike Egerton/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: For news services only. Editorial purposes only.  No video emulation.

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Great Britain’s Billy Morgan during the Snowboard Men’s Slopestyle first qualifying heat during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia Read more

Skiers reach the top of a mountain near the start of the men's downhill ski course ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.

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Skiers reach the top of a mountain near the start of the men’s downhill ski course ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Krasnaya Polyana, RussiaRead more

Seattle Seahawks' Malcom Smith makes an angel in the confetti after his team defeated the Denver Broncos in the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game in East Rutherford, New Jersey. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton      REUTERS NEWS PICTURES HAS NOW MADE IT EASIER TO FIND THE BEST PHOTOS FROM THE MOST IMPORTANT STORIES AND TOP STANDALONES EACH DAY. Search for "TPX" in the IPTC Supplemental Category field or "IMAGES OF THE DAY" in the Caption field and you will find a selection of 80-100 of our daily Top Pictures.

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Seattle Seahawks’ Malcom Smith makes an angel in the confetti after his team defeated the Denver Broncos in the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Read more

Philippines' Michael Christian Martinez skates during the figure skating training session at the Iceberg Skating Palace at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, January 31, 2014. Figure skating competition begins February 6, one day before the opening ceremony.

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Michael Christian Martinez of the Philippines skates at the Iceberg Skating Palace during a training session for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. The figure skating competition begins on February 6, one day before the opening ceremony.

The New York skyline and the Empire State Building are seen in the distance as roman numerals for NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game are displayed in Hoboken, New Jersey...The New York skyline and the Empire State Building are seen in the distance as roman numerals for NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game are displayed in Hoboken, New Jersey, January 30, 2014. New Jersey's MetLife Stadium will host the first outdoor, cold-weather Super Bowl on February 2. As part of festivities, the NFL is sponsoring activities along 'Super Bowl Boulevard', located on Broadway between 34th and 47th streets in Manhattan.

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The New York skyline and the Empire State Building are seen in the background as the sign for the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game is displayed in Hoboken, New Jersey. New Jersey’s MetLife Stadium will host the first outdoor, cold-weather Super Bowl on February 2. Read more

Rafael Nadal of Spain hits a return to Roger Federer of Switzerland during their men's singles semi-final match at the Australian Open 2014 tennis tournament in Melbourne

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Multiple exposure of Rafael Nadal hitting a return to Roger Federer during their men’s singles semi-final match at the Australian Open 2014 in Melbourne on Friday. Nadal won in three sets to go through to the final.

Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria is silhouetted as he plays Rafael Nadal of Spain during their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014.

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Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria is silhouetted as he plays Rafael Nadal of Spain during their quarter final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, AustraliaRead more

Japan's PM Abe smiles as he wears a jersey of Boston Red Sox, while Red Sox mascot Wally looks on at Abe's office in Tokyo...Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) smiles as he wears a jersey of Boston Red Sox, while Red Sox mascot Wally  looks on at Abe's office in Tokyo January 21, 2014. Japanese Major League Baseball (MLB) players, Junichi Tazawa and Koji Uehara gave a Red Sox jersey to Abe.

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Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe puts on a jersey of the Boston Red Sox, while Red Sox mascot Wally looks, on at Mr Abe’s office. Japanese Major League Baseball (MLB) players Junichi Tazawa and Koji Uehara gave the jersey to Mr Abe. Read more

Serena Williams of the U.S. serves to Daniela Hantuchova of Slovakia during their women's singles match at the Australian Open 2014 tennis tournament in Melbourne...Serena Williams of the U.S. serves to Daniela Hantuchova of Slovakia during their women's singles match at the Australian Open 2014 tennis tournament in Melbourne January 17, 2014.

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Serena Williams of the US serves to Daniela Hantuchova of Slovakia during their women’s singles match at the Australian Open 2014 tennis tournament in Melbourne. Williams won 6-3 6-3. Read more