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A voter gets up after filling out a paper ballot during the final day of early voting at the Lancaster Board of Elections.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / AFP / Getty Images

People wait in line for early voting in the parking lot of the Northland Park Center.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / AFP / Getty Images

John Dimo, who says he is 105 years old, interprets the result after throwing shells, bones and other supposedly magic items to predict the outcome of the U.S. presidential election. His take? Reelection for President Obama.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ben Curtis / Associated Press

Volunteers with the North Carolina Baptist Men Disaster Relief group unload one of many semi-trucks full of food and supplies that they and the American Red Cross will distribute to Hurricane Sandy victims in Ocean County.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PAUL J. RICHARDS / AFP / Getty Images

Supporters of Ukrainian opposition parties take part in a rally outside the Central Elections Commission building.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sergei Chuzavkov / Associated Press

Demonstrators take part in protests as part of a 24-hour media blackout of print, broadcast and electronic media journalists. Public transport and media workers opened a week of strikes in Greece, contesting austerity measures.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: LOUISA GOULIAMAKI / AFP / Getty Images

Firefighters protest against government austerity measures as one of them holds up a banner reading ''Healthcare for immigrants."

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Alvaro Barrientos / Associated Press

Russian soldiers wearing Soviet Union WWII military uniforms take part in a rehearsal of a military parade on the Red square.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: NATALIA KOLESNIKOVA / AFP / Getty Images

The coffin of Pino Rauti, former leader of Italy's postwar neo-fascist party, the Italian Social Movement, is carried outside St Mark's church amid fascist salutes. Rauti died at the age of 85.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE / AFP / Getty Images

A rebel fighter claims victory after he launches a shoulder-fired missile toward a building where Syrian troops loyal to President Bashar Assad were positioned.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Narciso Contreras / Associated Press

A Syrian girl who fled with her family from the violence in their village rests at a camp for the displaced near the Turkish border.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Khalil Hamra / Associated Press

Young homeless children react to the camera while they play.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Niranjan Shrestha / Associated Press

Sparks fly in the wind as an Indian man prepares corn on a beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rajesh Kumar Singh / Associated Press

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Pictures in the News | November 5, 2012

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Pictures in the News | November 5, 2012

Monday’s Pictures in the News begins in the presidential battleground state of Ohio, where a voter fills out a paper ballot during the final day of early voting in Lancaster. On the East Coast, volunteers with the North Carolina Baptist Men Disaster Relief group unload one of many semi-trucks full of food and supplies that they and the American Red Cross will distribute to Hurricane Sandy victims in Ocean County, N.J.  With power slowly returning to New York and New Jersey and emergency fuel being rushed into the region, authorities are still grappling with the problem of where to house the tens of thousands of people whose homes are no longer habitable.

In Syria, a rebel fighter claims for victory after he launches a shoulder-fired missile toward a building where Syrian troops were positioned. The uprising against President Bashar Assad started with peaceful demonstrations in March last year, but has since morphed into a bloody civil war. Activists say more than 36,000 people have been killed in 19 months of fighting. More Photos

Elsewhere, sparks fly in the wind as an Indian man prepares corn on a beach in Mumbai; Russian soldiers wearing Soviet Union WWII military uniforms take part in a rehearsal of a military parade on the Red square in Moscow; and supporters of Ukrainian opposition parties take part in a rally outside the Central Elections Commission building in Kiev.

Add stops in Kenya, Greece, Spain and Nepal to round out the report.

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