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A Chinese street vendor in the border city of Dandong makes traditional North Korean rice cakes between the Sino-Korean Friendship Bridge, left, which connects the city to Sinuiju, North Korea, and the Yalu River Bridge.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: HOW HWEE YOUNG / EPA

A protester holds a candle during a rally denouncing South Korea's joint military exercises with the U.S.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ahn Young-joon / Associated Press

As part of a public art project by New York-based artist Kurt Perschke, a giant inflatable red ball is set up in Pershing Square.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Bethany Mollenkof / Los Angeles Times

Rescue personnel attend to children from Newport Elementary School after their school bus overturned in a crash near Wadsworth, Ill.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Thomas Delany Jr. / Lake County News-Sun

Venezuela's acting president, Nicolas Maduro, center with hat, greets supporters during a campaign rally. The campaign to replace the late leader Hugo Chavez formally kicked off Tuesday, with the vote set for April 14.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JUAN BARRETO / AFP/Getty Images

A member of Mali's Beret Rouge, a special paratroopers unit, stands guard in a street. The United Nations has expressed concern about reprisal attacks against ethnic Tuaregs and Arabs in the country, where a French-led intervention recently routed Islamist rebels.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOEL SAGET / AFP/Getty Images

The passenger ship Soderarm heads through a channel made by an icebreaker on its way to the island of Husaro in Stockholm's archipelago.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDERS WIKLUND / Associated Press

Dari Togni, tiger trainer of the Italian Circus Maximus, and his animals perform in the Capital Grand Circus.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ATTILA KISBENEDEK / AFP/Getty Images

Tom Scudamore, left, riding Dynaste jumps the last fence before winning the John Smith's Mildmay Novices Steeplechase at Aintree racecourse.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PETER POWELL / EPA

A veiled woman stands in a field on the outskirts of the city.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rajesh Kumar Singh / Associated Press

Soldiers rehearse their role in the swearing-in ceremony for President-elect Uhuru Kenyatta at Kasarani International Stadium.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DAI KUROKAWA / EPA

Abraham Kohlberg, right, leads a yoga class for ultra-Orthodox Jews.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ABIR SULTAN / EPA

Refugees from Myanmar stand behind a barred prison door after fights broke out among refugees at an immigration detention center.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DEDI SAHPUTRA / EPA

Chickens are herded in a poultry market in Nanjing in Jiangsu province. Authorities in Shanghai closed all poultry markets after the death toll from the H7N9 strain of bird flu rose to six.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JL DONG / EPA

A boy runs under blooming cherry blossoms at the Imperial Palace.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Buddhika Weerasinghe / Getty Images

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Friday’s Pictures in the News begins on the China-North Korea border, where a street vendor makes traditional North Korean rice cakes between the Sino-Korean Friendship Bridge and the Yalu River Bridge in the Chinese city of Dandong.

Heading south to Seoul, a protester holds a candle during a rally denouncing the country’s joint military exercises with the U.S.

Elsewhere, rescue personnel attend to victims after a school bus carrying about 25 children to an Illinois elementary school overturned in a collision.

The passenger ship Soderarm heads through a channel made by an icebreaker on its way to the island of Husaro in Stockholm’s archipelago.

Also, as part of a public art project by New York-based artist Kurt Perschke, a giant inflatable red ball is set up in Pershing Square in downtown Los Angeles; Kenyan soldiers rehearse their part in the swearing-in ceremony for President-elect Uhuru Kenyatta; and a boy runs under cherry blossoms at the Imperial Palace in Kyoto, Japan.

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