A Syrian refugee, who agreed to be photographed on condition of anonymity because of fear of retaliation against family living in Syria, poses for a portrait with her child at the Muslim Association of Lehigh Valley in Whitehall, Pennsylvania. Dozens of Syrian refugee families are being resettled in the Allentown, Pennsylvania. The city is already home to one of the nation’s largest population of Syrians, who began settling here in the late 1800s.
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A young girl with her face painted as a “Catrina” takes part in a Day of the Dead celebration in Mexico City
Members of social dance club, Rueda de la Calle DC, perform Cuban salsa dances on Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the White House in Washington, Thursday. The group, which throws dance parties in Washington, chose the White House as their venue Thursday because famed Cuban musical group Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club was performing inside at a reception for the 25th anniversary of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics.
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton (L) arrives with Nevada State Assemblyman Nelson Araujo to purchase ice cream between campaign events in North Las Vegas, Nevada.
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People take part in candlelight vigil following a mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon. A gunman opened fire at a community college in southwest Oregon yesterday, killing nine people and wounding seven others before police shot him to death, authorities said, in the latest mass killing to rock an American campus.
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Palestinians wave their national flags as they watch a live-screening of president Mahmoud Abbas’ speech, followed by the raising of the Palestinian flag at the United Nations headquarters in New York.
U.S. President Barack Obama stands with Chinese President Xi Jinping during an arrival ceremony at the White House in Washington
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Nuns celebrate as they wait for the arrival of Pope Francis at St Patrick’s Cathedral in New York yesterday
Pope Francis arrives to address a joint meeting of Congress in Washington, DC. Pope Francis on Thursday urged the US Congress to help those fleeing war and poverty, and work to combat climate change, in a historic address to lawmakers
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New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi, second from right, and players and coaches take part in a moment of silence as they wear the No. 8 to remember Hall of Fame catcher Yogi Berra, who died Tuesday, before the Yankees’ baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto yesterday (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
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U.S. President Barack Obama and Pope Francis watch onstage as the “Old Guard” fife and drum corps marches past during an official welcome ceremony on the South Lawn at the White House in Washington
A woman views Banksy’s ‘Donkey Documents’, a four ton mural from Jerusalem, in the Design Centre in Chelsea, London. The mural is estimated to sell for $600,000 at the forthcoming Julien’s Fine Art Auction in Beverly Hills
A model has her hair done before The Blonds Spring/Summer 2016 collection during New York Fashion Week in New York yesterday
Miss Georgia, Betty Cantrell, reacts to advancing, en route to victory, at the Miss America Pageant at Boardwalk Hall, in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
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A house is engulfed in flames as firefighters attempt to put it out during the Valley fire in Seigler Springs, California.
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This synthetic perspective view of Pluto, based on the latest high-resolution images to be downlinked from NASA‘s New Horizons spacecraft.
A Mutant Vehicle made up like a polar bear drives through the dust during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada
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US World War II veteran Howard Troward, wearing his bullet-holed helmet, salutes as the national anthem is played during a ceremony marking the 70th anniversary of the Allied Forces victory over Japan in the Pacific at the World War II Memorial in Washington, DC.
U.S. President Barack Obama views Bear Glacier on a boat tour of Kenai Fjords National Park in Seward, Alaska. Obama is on a three day visit to Americas most northern state