A man walks among debris left by a magnitude 7.4 earthquake.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: SAAUL MARTINEZ / EFELink
Relatives mourn the 10 members of the Vasquez family who died in the earthquake.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOHAN ORDONEZ / AFPLink
Firemen and volunteers work to extinguish a fire in a building housing a paint factory.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Aijaz Rahi / Associated PressLink
A woman takes out the trash near a storm-damaged miniature golf course at Jenkinson's Boardwalk.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Julio Cortez / Associated PressLink
War veterans and soldiers at the Field of Remembrance stand behind crosses honoring soldiers lost in Afghanistan.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDY RAIN / EPALink
A Palestinian man wraps a scarf around his face to guard against the smell while an elderly women and a boy scavenge for plastic at a dump site.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: OLIVER WEIKEN / EPALink
Afghan children play soccer in front of the ruined Darul Aman Palace.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Daniel Berehulak / Getty Images AsiaPacLink
Patrons explore "On Space Time Foam," a multi-layered installation by Argentinian artist and architect Tomas Saraceno.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luca Bruno / Associated PressLink
Jimiyo, Nyota and Zarafa, with keeper Amy Twentyman, wait to get a look at Kitoto (not pictured), a female giraffe after she arrived at Taronga Zoo.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: DAMIAN SHAW / AAPLink
Prince Charles inspects sheep with farm manager Brent Thornbury during a visit to the Leenavale Sheep Stud at Sorell.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: WILLIAM WEST / PoolLink
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