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Diana Nyad emerges from the Atlantic Ocean after completing a 110-mile swim from Cuba to Florida. Nyad, 64, is the first swimmer to cross the Florida Strait without the security of a shark cage.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Andy Newman / Florida Keys News Bureau

People clear debris from the roof of a damaged house north of Tokyo on Tuesday, a day after tornadoes tore through eastern Japan.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kyodo News

Soldiers carry a case holding the remains of Army Staff Sgt. Joshua J. Bowden of Villa Rica, Ga, after they arrived Monday at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Bowden had been serving in Afghanistan.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jose Luis Magana / Associated Press

Smoke rises from NATO supply trucks in Afghanistan on Monday after an attack by militants near the Pakistan border. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the strike. Several people -- apparently all attacking insurgents -- were reported killed in the attack.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rahmat Gul / Associated Press

Helio Castroneves of Brazil drives under a canopy of leaves during the IndyCar Grand Prix of Baltimore auto race Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Patrick Semansky / Associated Press

Honor guards perform during the Spasskaya Tower international military and music festival in Red Square on Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV / AFP/Getty Images

Fireworks explode above St. Basil's Cathedral on Red Square during the Spasskaya Tower international military and music festival Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV / AFP/Getty Images

Demonstrators clash with riot police during a protest Sunday against Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto's reform agenda.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: RONALDO SCHEMIDT / AFP/Getty Images

Cowboy Morgan Wilde is thrown to the dirt in the bareback riding finals Sunday of the Walla Walla Fair and Frontier Days PRCA Rodeo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jeff Horner / Walla Walla Union-Bulletin

Runners take part Sunday in the Color Run, a five-kilometer race in which a powder of a different color is thrown in the air at each kilometer.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: RAUL ARBOLEDA / AFP/Getty Images

A peddler of flip-flops on his motorcycle Monday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Aaron Favila / Associated Press

Young visitors to the Los Angeles County Museum walk through a maze of plastic hoses Sunday that are part of "Penetrable, 1990," an installation by artist Jesus Rafael Soto of Venezuela.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Barbara Davidson / Los Angeles Times

UCLA's Eric Kendricks tackles Nevada quarterback Cody Fajardo in the Bruins' 2013 football season opener Saturday. UCLA defeated Nevada, 58-20.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times

Well-toned physiques were the order of the day Monday at the annual Muscle Beach Championship on the Venice boardwalk.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Michael Robinson Chavez / Los Angeles Times

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