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Phil Mickelson runs off the second tee during a foursomes match at the Ryder Cup golf tournament at the Medinah Country Club.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Charlie Riedel / Associated Press

European fans watch the play during the 39th Ryder Cup competition at Medinah Country Club.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jamie Squire / Getty Images

Bob Burnquist of Brazil flies through the air over a vert ramp during a practice session at the 2012 Skateboarding World Championships Maloof Money Cup.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: NIC BOTHMA / EPA

Jadson Andre of Brazil competes in the Quiksilver Pro France surfing competition.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kelly Cestari / Associated Press

Tibetan Buddhist monks watch the Dalai Lama conduct a prayer meeting at the Namgyal Monastry. The prayer meeting was held during the second Special General Meeting of Tibetans, which included discussions of the recent self-immolations by Tibetans protesting Chinese policies in their region.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MANJUNATH KIRAN / AFP/Getty Images

Onlookers survey the burning wreckage of a Sita Air plane that crashed site near Katmandu. The aircraft carrying 19 people crashed on the outskirts of the Nepalese capital, killing everyone on board.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BIKASH KARKI / AFP/Getty Images

Rescue team members work around the wreckage of a Sita Air plane that crashed in a community on the outskirts of Katmandu.The plane, which went down shortly after taking off from Nepal's capital, was hit by a bird, the pilot reportedly told air traffic controllers moments before the crash.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PRAKASH MATHEMA / AFP/Getty Images

Demonstrators shout slogans during a protest rally against the anti-Islam film "Innocence of Muslims."

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Saurabh Das / Associated Press

Workers take part in a protest, part of a general strike by public-sector employees over planned budget cuts.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MASSIMO PERCOSSI / EPA

Models display body paintings by a Balinese artist during an art festival.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Firdia Lisnawati / Associated Press

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Pictures in the News | September 28, 2012

Friday’s Pictures in the News begins in Illinois, where the European and American teams in the 39th Ryder Cup competition are squaring off at Medinah Country Club. Staying in the world of sport, skateboarder Bob Burnquistof Brazil flies through the air over a vert ramp during a practice session of the 2012 Skateboarding World Championships Maloof Money Cup in South Africa. In France, Jadson Andre, also of Brazil, competes in the Quiksilver Pro France surfing competition in Hossegor.

Other images of the day’s news include the aftermath of a plane crash near Katmandu. The aircraft carrying 19 people crashed on the outskirts of the Nepalese capital, killing everyone on board.

Elsewhere, public-sector workers in Italy take part in a strike to protest planned budget cuts; models show body paintings by a Balinese artist during an art festival; and Tibetan Buddhist monks watch the Dalai Lama conduct a prayer meeting.

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