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Pictures in the News | May 29, 2015

Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival

The annual Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival in China kicks off today and runs until Feb. 25. The event, which is the world’s largest ice festival, features massive...   View Post»

   

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Pictures in the News | May 29, 2015

Libyan air force bombs rebels near Ras Lanuf

Rebel fighters took cover as their position was bombed by fighters from the Libyan air force during a day of constant bombardment near Ras Lanuf. By midafternoon Tuesday, the...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | May 29, 2015

2010 midterm elections: The nation heads to the polls

Thirty-seven Senate seats, all 435 House seats and 37 governorships are up for grabs in the 2010 midterm elections, with predictions of Republicans taking control of the House...   View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 29, 2015

Friday’s Pictures in the News begins in Texas, where the death toll from almost a week of fierce rain that has flooded many parts of the state continued to rise on Friday as officials closely watched the swelling rivers for clues on how much longer the crisis will last. Read story

New York: A custodial worker cleans the floor at dawn at the newly built One World Observatory at One World Trade Center on the day it opens to the public in New York City. The observation deck sits atop the 104-story skyscraper at the former site of the twin towers and is expected to become one of Manhattan’s top tourist attractions.

Zurich, Switzerland: FIFA President Sepp Blatter reacts after a break during the 65th FIFA Congress. Blatter told members of world football’s governing body that they must help “fix FIFA right now” amid allegations of corruption.

Dammam, Saudi Arabia: Saudi security forces and forensic personnel inspect the site of a suicide bombing that targeted the Shiite Al-Anoud mosque.

Kuchinoerabu Island, Japan: Buildings and vehicles are covered with volcanic ash after Mt. Shindake erupted.

Add stops in France, England, India and Myanmar to round out the report.

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