Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is walked into the Centre County Courthouse before being sentenced in his child sex abuse.
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Samantha Pawlucy, left, a student at Charles Carroll High School, reacts as supporters sing the "Star Spangled Banner" to show support for the teen as she returned to class for the first time. Pawlucy was allegedly ridiculed by a teacher for wearing a Mitt Romney T-shirt to school.
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A protester at a rally against a cyber-crime law in front of the Supreme Court building. The Philippine Supreme Court suspended the controversial law, the government said, amid huge online protests over fears it would impose enormous curbs on Internet freedoms.
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Riot police spray tear gas on members of the Turkish workers' union as they protest government labor policy.
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People stand in front of a giant video screen during the opening of the New Zealand pavilion at the Frankfurt Book Fair. Around 7,300 exhibitors from 100 countries will be represented, with this year's guest of honor being New Zealand.
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A woman with a leaf blower is reflected in the window of a bus stop in Hanover, Germany.
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A giant placard of a woman giving a kiss is set up by a road near in the Italian region of Tuscany.
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Protesters burn a Nazi flag during clashes in front of the Parliament building. German Chancellor Angela Merkel is on a visit to Athens for the first time since the beginning of the euro debt crisis.
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Protestors run from tear gas during clashes in front of the parliament building. German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Greece has covered "much of the ground" required for recovery during her landmark visit to the financially stricken country.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Dimitri Messinis / Associated PressLink
A child laborer carries aluminum plates at a factory. Bangladesh adopted the National Child Labor Elimination Policy 2010, providing a framework to eradicate all forms of child labor by 2015, but according to the International Labor Organization, there still are about 3.2 million child laborers in Bangladesh.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: A.M. Ahad / Associated PressLink
Louise Wyatt and Steve Parker from English Heritage stand inside a new art installation called 'Umbrella Sky' inside Clifford's Tower. The installation is made of from 45 colored umbrellas suspended within the historic walls and is a lighthearted look at the recent bad weather suffered by the city. It is the first time the medieval tower has had any kind of covering since an explosion blew off the roof in 1684.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Anna Gowthorpe / Associated PressLink
Civil defense officers carry the flag-draped coffin of late professor Pierre Chaulet, during his funeral at the Christian cemetery of Diar Esaada. Chaulet was a former national cause activist who worked with National Liberation Front during the Algerian Liberation War (1954-1962). He died at the age of 82 in Montpellier, southern France, after a long illness.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMED MESSARA / EPALink
Kenyans protest the parliament's move to pay its members a total of $24.7 million in bonuses at the end of the House's term, The move angered many Kenyans and civil society groups, saying it would put an extra burden on Kenyan taxpayers as the finance ministry has already proposed a tax hike to meet the salary increase demands from teachers and doctors.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: DAI KUROKAWA / EPALink
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