Dancers perform in costume during an outdoor screening of "Grease" in southwest London.
A girl chases pigeons during the Teej festival in Kathmandu, Nepal. The three-day festival is a period of religious fasting for Hindu women. During this time, they pray for marital bliss, the well-being of their spouses and children, and the purification of their own bodies and souls.
A tiger cub
An Indian white tiger cub rests its head at a zoo in Liberec, Czech Republic. It is one of three rare white tigers born at the zoo.
Inmates and their wives kiss during a mass wedding ceremony at a men's prison in Lima, Peru. About 10 couples tied the knot at the prison, which has more than 9,000 inmates and is South America's biggest jail. The ceremony was reportedly a way to promote the integration of prisoners back into society.
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Gaza Strip parkour
Young Palestinian men practice parkour in the Gaza Strip. Parkour is a disciplined movement that focuses on overcoming obstacles by running, climbing, swinging and rolling. Training is sometimes held in cemeteries or in former Israeli settlements.
Top fashion designer Betsey Johnson does a cartwheel and lands in the splits while taping for the TV show "Extra" at a popular place known as The Grove in Los Angeles.
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The shuttle Endeavour
The space shuttle Endeavour sits atop the Shuttle Carrier Aircraft as it lands in Los Angeles on Sept 21. Endeavour completed 25 space missions from 1992 to 2011. It will be on public display at the California Science Center on Oct. 30.
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A couple looks at gingerbread hearts during Oktoberfest in Munich. Oktoberfest is the world's biggest beer festival held every year. It starts around the end of September and runs for 16 days.
A couple cast their shadows as they dance the tango at a beach bar in Berlin. On sunny days, tango dancers meet at the beach bar in front of the well-known Bode Museum to perform.
British cyclist Lucy Garner celebrates as she crosses the finish line to win the junior women's road race of the World Championships in Valkenburg, southern Netherlands. The 18-year-old cycled for more than 40 miles, beating out a group of more than 20 riders.
LA County fair
A young girl shoots bubbles at her younger brother at the Los Angeles County Fair in Pomona, Calif. The nation's largest county fair runs for about a month — and this year celebrated its 90th anniversary.
Dead Sea yoga
A woman practices yoga during a mass floating event in the Dead Sea. Also known as the world's saltiest body of water, the Dead Sea is extremely dense and buoyant and causes everything in it to float. Hundreds took part in this event to raise environmental awareness for the ailing sea.
A pool in Spain
A 4-year-old boy jumps into a pool at Los Alcazares, Spain. His family, living on unemployment benefits, was one of three Spanish families that won free vacations in a contest held by a merchants association.
Release of the iPhone 5
A man celebrates as he walks into an Apple store in New York for the release of the iPhone 5. Hundreds of people waited in long lines overnight and throughout the day to be among the first to get their hands on the highly anticipated phone.
SF Giants game
Three San Francisco Giants outfielders celebrate after beating the Colorado Rockies 9 - 2. The win helped move the Giants into the postseason.
Young kids play with balloons on the street in Moscow.
Happy revelers celebrate on Day 1 of Oktoberfest at a beer tent in Munich. The first weekend of the event had at least 250,000 people from all over the world taking part.
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Dog feeds lamb
A Springer Spaniel Sheepdog named Jess helps feed a baby lamb in Devon, Britain, by holding a bottle in her mouth for the lamb to drink.
A sky heart
A Polish acrobatic flight team creates a heart in the sky during the ILA Berlin airshow in Germany. The biannual airshow has been a tradition since 1909, and it ranks among the world's largest and most important aerospace trade fairs.