This Week in Photos

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Take a look back at the last 4 years in travel! Here are some of the most memorable travel photos from tragedies to celebrations and landmark events. For the latest travel news, trends and events, please check out our Travel Calendar and Traveling Type blog.
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Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Coachella

This Week in Photos, April 18 - 24, 2014

From the Coachella music festival to an ancient fertility ritual to the White House Easter Egg Roll, there are lots of celebrations to be had in this week in photos.
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Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

This Week in Photos, April 11 - 17, 2014

Holy Week celebrations, a city-wide Easter egg hunt and more celebrations abound in this week in photos.
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Marvin Joseph/The Washington Post via Getty Images

This Week in Photos, April 4 - 10, 2014

Spring fever hits this week in photos with a massive pillow fight in DC, the Philippine International Balloon Festival and annual Songkran water festival in Thailand.
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Chris Harris - WPA Pool /Getty Images

This Week in Photos, March 28 - April 3, 2014

Prince Harry, polar bears and a pair of sumo wrestlers come out to play in this week in photos.
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REUTERS/Andrea De Silva

This Week in Photos, Week of March 21 - 27, 2014

March Madness, the unveiling of a "Cupcake ATM," and the First Lady's visit to China cause a stir in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, Week of March 14 - 20, 2014

Spring officially starts with early Easter celebrations, Las Fallas festival and March Madness in this week in photos.
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REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

This Week in Photos, Week of March 7 - 13, 2014

From Holi celebrations in India to Banksy's tribute to victims of the war in Syria, take a look back at this week in photos.
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Jason LaVeris/WireImage

This Week in Photos, Feb. 28 - March 6, 2014

Celebrating on floats, dancing in parades, covered in mud … Carnival revelers abound in this week in photos.
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ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images

This Week in Photos, Feb. 21 - 27, 2014

The Olympics come to a close, but celebrations continue with Fat Tuesday, the Plum Blossom Festival, an undie run, and plenty of carnivals in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, Feb. 15 - Feb. 21, 2013

Abraham Lincoln is sculpted in cheese, 3,500 couples get married and more in This Week in Photos.
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This Week in Photos, Feb. 7 - 13, 2014

The Sochi Olympics are in full swing, Westminster crowns "Best in Show" and more in this week in photos.c
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This Week in Photos, Jan. 24 - 30, 2014

The Idiotarod of … Brooklyn, Chinese New Year, the Grammys and more festivities roll into this week in photos.
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Sasha Mordovets/Getty Images

This Week in Photos, Jan. 17, 2014 - Jan. 23, 2014

From festivals in India, Spain and Taiwan to Haute Couture Fashion Week in Paris and the Winter X Games in Aspen, CO – see this week in photos from around the world.
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This Week in Photos, Jan. 10 - 16, 2014

India celebrates Makar Sankranti, an International Kite Festival, and more in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, Jan. 3 - 9, 2014

Winter was in full force in this week in photos with a Polar Vortex in much of the US, China's 15th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival, and an Igloo Village in Germany.
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This Week in Photos, Dec. 27, 2013 - Jan. 2, 2014

2014 was greeted by Vikings with torches, a massive flour fight, midnight kisses and more in this week in photos.
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2013: The Year in Photos

Take a look back at 2013 in pictures: A year celebrating a presidential inauguration, a royal baby, a historic Miss America and more.
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Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images

This Week in Photos, Dec. 13- 20, 2013

It's the most wonderful time of the year ... for dashing Santas, costumed penguins and Coney Island's Polar Bear Club in this week in photos.
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Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images

This Week in Photos, Week of Dec. 6 - 12, 2013

The world reflected on the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela, lauded a Nobel Prize laureate and more in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, Nov. 22 - Dec. 5, 2013

Pardon the interruption to our usual programming, but while we hit pause for Thanksgiving the world continued celebrating Hanukkah, Christmas, a king's birthday and a 3-month-old giant panda.
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John Phillips/UK Press via Getty Images

This Week in Photos, Nov. 15 - Nov. 21, 2013

Oprah in the White House? Horse and buggy rides disappearing from Central Park? See why both are turning heads in this week in photos.
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Jamie McCarthy/WireImage

This Week in Photos, Nov. 8 - Nov. 14, 2013

From the sexy (Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, anyone?) to the serious (2 solemn anniversaries in Berlin) -- see this week in photos around the world.
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Ian Forsyth/Getty Images

This Week in Photos, Nov. 1 - Nov. 7, 2013

This week in photos is full of twists on tradition: A Halloween surf competition, a Zombie Walk to commemorate the Day of the Dead … and more.
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Kena Betancur/Getty Images

This Week in Photos, Oct. 25 - Oct. 31, 2013

There are not 1 -- not 2 -- but 3 Guiness World Record attempts in this week in photos. Who will make history?
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This Week in Photos, Oct. 18 - Oct. 24, 2013

Diplo, Prince George, the Red Sox and even Frankenstein make an appearance in this week in photos.
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Evrim Aydin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

This Week in Photos, Oct. 11 - Oct. 17, 2013

Acrobats, Comic-Con and dancers, oh my! The world celebrates as the US Government finally reopens in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, Oct. 4 - Oct. 10, 2013

Prince Harry greets an International fleet, the International Balloon Fiesta floats into Albuquerque, NM, and a sea of pink washes over the NFL in this week in photos.
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Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

This Week in Photos, Sept. 27 - Oct. 3, 2013

The US government shut down for the first time in 17 years, thwarting tourists' plans in Washington, DC -- but it was business as usual for the rest of the world in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, Sept. 13 - 19, 2013

Here she comes ... Miss America, and Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, and the Dalai Lama -- all in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, Sept. 6 - 12, 2013

The US and Britain pause to commemorate the 12th anniversary of the September 11 attacks in this week in photos.
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REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

This Week in Photos, Week of Aug 30 - Sept 5, 2013

It's that time of year again: Fashion Week ushers in a new set of trends, athletes compete at the US Open and the Burning Man festival brings thousands of people to the desert in this week in photos.
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REUTERS/Larry Downing

This Week in Photos, Week of Aug. 23 - 29, 2013

What a week, in photos. Marchers honor MLK and the anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington, tomatoes are hurled at the annual Tomatina festival, and MTV crosses the Brooklyn Bridge for the VMAs.
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REUTERS/Brian Snyder

This Week in Photos, Week of Aug. 16 - 22, 2013

It's the dog days of summer, literally, as the White House welcomes a new puppy. Elsewhere, people pelt each other with tomatoes and others struggle to climb greased poles in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, Week of Aug. 9 - 15, 2013

Elvis Presley fans rejoice in Denmark, a meteor shower illuminates Stonehenge in the night sky and more in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, Week of Aug. 2 - 8, 2013

The 68th anniversary of the Hiroshima bombing, Glamour's Stilleto Run, Medellin's Flower Festival and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival are a few events and places we wanted to highlight this week.
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This Week in Photos, Week of July 26 - Aug. 1, 2013

Flying kites in Bali, mud slinging in Germany, an alphorn festival in Switzerland and a blue cock in London -- these are just a few noteworthy events and attractions we decided to highlight this week.
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This Week in Photos, Week of July 19 - 25, 2013

Let's be real: All eyes are on the royal baby, Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge, in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, July 12 - July 18, 2013

With the San Fermin festival winding down, the celebrations keep coming with Bastille Day fireworks, the eccentric Chap Olympiad and the 101st Calgary Stampede rodeo in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, Week of July 5-11, 2013

You know it's the height of summer when the running of the bulls, body painting and a massive water fight break out in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, June 28 - July 4, 2013

Expect fireworks, a hot-dog eating contest and more patriotic fun in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, June 21 - June 27, 2013

Smurfs and mermaids and flash mobs, oh my! There's all that and more in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, June 14 - June 20, 2013

The president lands in Berlin, Scotland's Highland Games commence and more in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, June 7 - June 13, 2013

A glowing Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, christens a "Royal Princess," Serena Williams defeats Maria Sharapova for the 2013 French Open title and more in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, May 31 - June 6, 2013

You'll find boy banders (Backstreet's back, alright!), the first-ever Mud Day revelers and Runaways Brides in this week in photos around the world.
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This Week in Photos, May 24 - May 30, 2013

A Guinness World Record was shattered, cheese-rolling races were won, and "Manhattanhenge" set over NYC in this week in photos.
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This Week in Photos, May 17 - May 23, 2013

President Obama gives a commencement address to the class of 2013, model Petra Nemcova attends a film premiere in Cannes and more celebrations are in this week in photos.
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Week of May 10 - May 16, 2013

Prince Harry visits the US, Barbie's Dream House comes to life and Buddha celebrates another birthday in this week in photos.
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Week of May 3 - 9, 2013

The week was off and running with 350 Lamborghinis, Cinco de Mayo celebrations and the 139th Kentucky Derby.
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REUTERS/ Dominic Ebenbichler

Week of April 26 - May 2, 2013

Celebrations abound around the world, as people participate in May Day festivities, a goth festival, a bubble parade and more in this week in photos.
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Week of April 19 - 25, 2013

From Rome celebrating its 2,766th birthday to inflatable sculptures in Hong Kong, check out our favorite photos from around the world this week.
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Week of April 12 - 18, 2013

From record breaking double dutch in Hong Kong to the Gay Pride Parade in Miami, take a look at events that happened around the world this week.
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Week of April 5 - 11, 2013

Spring brings much to celebrate with cherry blossoms blooming in DC, International Pillow Fight Day and more in this week's round-up of photos from around the world.
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Week of March 29 - April 4, 2013

From egg rolls to races to bonnets, Easter was celebrated in more ways than one in This Week in Photos.
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Week of March 22 -28, 2013

Holi is celebrated in India, while China honors Earth Hour and more in this week in photos.
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Week of March 15 - 21, 2013

In this week in photos St. Patrick's Day is celebrated in style around the world and more.
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Week of March 1 - 7, 2013

Fashion Week comes to Paris, snow hits the Midwest and East coast, and more.
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Week of Feb. 22 - 28, 2013

The last week in February brings award season to an end, the inauguration of South Korea's first female president and more.
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Week of Feb. 15 - 21, 2013

Abraham Lincoln is sculpted in cheese, 3,500 couples get married and more in This Week in Photos.
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Week of Feb. 8 - 14, 2013

Swimsuit models visit Wall Street, dogs get married, Cupids race and more in this week in photos!
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Week of Feb. 1 - 7, 2013

The Baltimore Ravens win the Super Bowl, a man climbs a hotel and more in this week in photos.
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Week of Jan. 25 - Jan. 31, 2013

From ice skaters, to swimmers, actors, or football players, the best of the best compete in this week in photos.
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Week of Jan. 18 - Jan. 24 2013

The world's largest oceanarium opens, the Obamas dance at the Inaugural Ball and models take the runway in this week in photos.
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Week of Jan. 11 - Jan. 17, 2013

From underwater checkers and ice baths, to not wearing any pants, people are embracing the chilly January weather in this week in photos.
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Week of Jan. 4 - Jan. 10 2013

It's the first full week of 2013 and it's back to business as usual for bull riders, buddhist monks and models around the world.
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Week of Dec. 28, 2012-Jan. 3, 2013

BCS Bowl Games, parades and plunges ring in the New Year in this week in photos.
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Week of Dec. 21-27, 2012

As the supposed end of the world drew nigh, people around the world continued to celebrate in this week in photos.
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Week of Dec. 14-20, 2012

Santarchy? Apocalypse? It may seem like the world is coming to an end, but this week in photos proves otherwise.
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Week of Dec. 7-13, 2012

Get caught up in the excitement of 12/12/12 and the spirit of the holiday season in this week in photos.
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Week of Nov. 30-Dec. 6, 2012

It's finally December and people around the world are getting ready for the holidays: ice skating, trimming trees, and putting on their Santa suits- or birthday suits.
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Week of Nov. 16 - 29, 2012

This week in photos brings a Thanksgiving-sized helping of snapshots from the past two weeks of holiday celebrations.
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Week of Nov. 9 - 15, 2012

Cities begin to show their holiday spirit, festivals are celebrated, pole dancers compete and more in this week in photos.
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Week of Nov. 2 - 8, 2012

Obama wins reelection, "angels" walk the runway and New Yorkers struggle with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy in this week in photos.
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Week of Oct. 26 - Nov. 1, 2012

This Halloweek we had surfers competing in costume, an Evil Spirits Parade and a "Frankenstorm" hit the East Coast.
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Week of Oct. 19 - 25, 2012

A Star Trek wedding, giant LEGO trees, the last presidential debate, and more in this week in photos.
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Week of Oct. 12-18, 2012

This week in photos saw a presidential face off and the last "blast off" for Space Shuttle Endeavour.
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Week of Oct. 5-11, 2012

See more pink landmarks, Diamond Jubilee festivities and international (dance) competitions in this week in photos.
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Week of Sept. 28 - Oct. 4, 2012

It's that time of year again: Football is in full swing, landmarks are mysteriously turning pink and more in this week in photos.
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Week of Sept. 21-27, 2012

A water-powered jetpack? Pint-size “protestors?” You have to see it to believe it in this week in photos.
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Week of Sept. 14-20, 2012

The iPhone 5 makes its debut and the Space-Shuttle-Program era draws to a close in this week in photos.
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Week of Sept. 7-13, 2012

Pop culture dominates this week in photos: Britney Spears makes her X Factor debut, prisoners dance to "Thriller" in Peru, and Grease comes to life in London.
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Week of Aug. 31-Sept. 6, 2012

Prince Harry is spotted back home (with his clothes on), 3-year-old baseball prodigy Christian Haupt takes the pitcher's mound and more in this week in photos.
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Week of August 24-30, 2012

A village-wide tomato fight and homemade flying machines? Check out some of this week's weird -- and wonderful -- photos.
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Week of August 17-23, 2012

Feats of endurance from Spain to Switzerland, a classy flash mob in NYC and a White House first -- see what happened this week in photos.
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Week of August 10-16, 2012

The Olympics were winding down, but that didn't stop new royalty from being crowned among other competitions and celebrations around the world. Here's what happened this week.
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Week of Aug. 3-9, 2012

Not all the sports were in London this week, with friendly competitions everywhere from Minsk to New York City to Mexico City. See what else happened this week around the world.
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Week of July 27 - Aug. 2, 2012

The Olympics kicked off this week with a memorable Opening Ceremony and a slew of events, including the women’s artistic gymnastics final, where the US won gold for the first time since 1996.
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Week of July 20-26, 2012

Celebrations began this week as the world's best athletes descended upon London, but those weren’t the only festivities around the world. See what else happened this week in photos.
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Week of July 13-19, 2012

From athletes preparing to give their al in London, to the opening of several new attractions around the world, here's what happened this week.
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Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images

July 6-12, 2012

While Londoners took a break from Olympic prep to compete in events of athletic ineptitude, Michigan kids rolled in mud and Sydney beachgoers hit the ice rink. Here’s what else happened worldwide.
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June 29-July 5, 2012

Competitions such as Wimbledon, the Tour de France and the Olympic trials were just a few of the many displays of strength that took place this week. Here’s what else happened around the world.
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June 22-28, 2012

From the Olympic trials to a famous dog’s retirement from show business, it was a week of athletic determination and cute animals. Here’s what happened this week around the world.
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June 15-21, 2012

From the Asian Beach Games in China to preparations for the Olympics in London, here's what happened this week around the world.
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June 8-14, 2012

Hockey, boxing, horseracing -- sports reigned supreme this week throughout the world. Find out what else happened over the last 7 days.
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June 1-7, 2012

From the kickoff of the Lingerie Football League tour in Australia to the E3 gaming conference in LA, here's what happened this week around the world.
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May 25-31, 2012

From the Fleet Week celebrations in New York City to Facebook opening offices in Dubai, Travel Channel looks at events that happened this week around the world.
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May 18-24, 2012

A solar eclipse strikes the world with awe, the world’s tallest broadcasting tower opens to the public and the Olympic flame arrives in the UK.
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May 11-17, 2012

The Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations continue, stars walk the red carpet at Cannes and the Olympic flame makes its way through Greece.
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May 4-10, 2012

Horses race in the 138th Kentucky Derby, Cinco de Mayo is celebrated around the world, and chihuahuas parade around Kansas City, MO.
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April 27-May 3, 2012

Queen Elizabeth II tours England as part of the Diamond Jubilee, musicians perform at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival and One World Trade Center becomes NYC's tallest building.
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April 20-26, 2012

Giant puppets perform on the streets of Liverpool, the Enterprise space shuttle prepares for its final flight, athletes compete in Olympic trials and more.
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April 13-19, 2012

Space Shuttle Discovery has its final flight, runners compete in the Boston Marathon, and celebrations mark the 100-day countdown to the start of the 2012 London Olympics.
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April 6-12, 2012

Easter is celebrated around the world, a man walks across Australia in a stormtrooper costume, Bubba Watson wins the masters, and more.
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March 30-April 5, 2012

The world’s most iconic landmarks go dark for Earth Hour, penitents celebrate Easter, Kentcuky wins the NCAA championship, and much more.
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March 23-29, 2012

This Week in Photos includes the opening of the Titanic Belfast Experience in Ireland, the start of the Mooloolaba ITU Triathlon World Cup in Australia and Pope Benedict XVI's visit to Cuba.
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March 16-22, 2012

For This Week in Photos we highlight a Guinness World Record attempt for longest wedding dress train, St. Patrick's Day, Cherry Blossom trees blooming in DC and more.
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March 9-15, 2012

This Week in Photos includes the Cheltenham Festival in England, The Surfing Dog Spectacular in Queensland and a hot-air balloon show in Canberra.
Prince Harry stretches with Usain Bolt
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March 2-8, 2012

Prince Harry hangs with Usain Bolt in Jamaica, University students celebrate Holi in Kolkata, the 82nd Geneva Auto Show and more.
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February 24-March 1, 2012

London prepares for the Olympics, stars attend the Academy Awards, and clowns visit the Empire State Building.
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February 17-23, 2012

Japanese children celebrate the Saidaiji Naked Festival, revelers partake in Brazil's Carnival and much more.
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February 10-16, 2012

Memorials spring up for Whitney Houston, Adele takes home 6 Grammys and Valentine's Day is celebrated around the world.
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February 3-9, 2012

New York Giants celebrate their Super Bowl XLVI win; London celebrates the release of Star Wars: Episode 1 - The Phantom Menace 3D and more.
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January 27-February 2, 2012

South Korean tourists take pictures in front of the Blue Mosque; English lop-eared rabbits attend the annual Rabbit Grand National show and more.
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January 20-26, 2012

A Jack Russell terrier performs in NYC; A father and son compete in The Masters at Alexandra Palace; Madrid celebrates the Chinese New Year and More.
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January 13-19, 2012

The US Marathon Olympic Trials; Belalp Witches Ski Race in Switzerland; Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Berlin and More.
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January 6-12, 2012

Volunteers stand in the ocean during an art exhibit; performers demonstrate the Coopers' Dance at Marienplatz Square; participants join the annual "No Pants Subway Ride" and more.
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December 30-January 5, 2012

Michigan Wolverines celebrate their win, Hardy Dutch swimmers brave the icy North Sea, a 4-hills ski jumping tournament and more.
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December 16-22, 2011

Volunteers decorate for the ceremony of the newly built Buddha Memorial Center in Kaohsiung; A Sumatran tiger at the Australia Zoo meets Santa Claus and more.
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Reuters

December 9-15, 2011

A Bulgarian Muslim bride has her make-up applied; "Paris, Metropolis 2020" is unveiled; Norways' World Cup Nordic combined Gundersen competition and more.
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December 2-8, 2011

People gather outside the Royal Palace in Bangkok to celebrate the Kings birthday; a swimmer dives into icy water; models present creations by designer Karl Lagerfeld and more.
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November 25-December 1, 2011

A Holbourne Museum light display in Bath, a white Lipizzaner Stallion performs at a Spanish Riding School, Norway feels the strength of storm Berit and more.
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November 18-23, 2011

Students participate in Scotlands traditional Raisin Monday celebrations, a wedding in New Delhi, NASA's Expedition 29 returns and more.
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November 11-17, 2011

Asia's largest cattle fair, the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree is raised in NYC and more.
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November 4-10, 2011

A flooded Saint Mark's Square in Venice, the New York City Marathon and more.
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September 2-8, 2011

A 21-foot crocodile is caught in the Philippines, and competitors participate in the National Buffalo Wing Festival.
Hindu elephant god Ganesh
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August 26-September 1, 2011

This week, Hurricane Irene rattled the East Coast, the US open began, and locals in Berlin battled each other with vegetables.
MLK Memorial
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August 19-25, 2011

Highlights include a beard contest and artificial waves at the Munich airport.
One World Trade Center
Mario Tama/Getty Images

August 12-18, 2011

Pipe bands compete in the World Pipe Band Championship, students take an upside-down yoga class and much more.
Hiroshima
Kiyoshi Ota/Getty Images

August 5-11, 2011

Highlights include an underwater art exhibit and hot air balloon tightrope walking.
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July 29-August 4, 2011

A chimp feeding a baby tiger, a beer festival and plenty of extreme sports.
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July 22-28, 2011

A baby hippo, Kate Middleton's wedding dress, Comic Con, Bavarian Alphorn players and more.
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July 15-21, 2011

A mud festival, "bee bearding" contest and some very small buildings.
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July 8-14, 2011

A Harry Potter "maize mase," Derek Jeter's 3,000 hit, space shuttles, hammerhead sharks and more.
Prince William and Catherine of Cambridge
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July 1-7, 2011

A pink poodle kick-off Berlin Fashion Week, Prince William and Catharine of Cambridge visit Canada and much more.
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June 24-29, 2011

An airborne with jetpack flier in Key West, FL, fans celebrate the premiere of Transformers: Dark Side of The Moon, thousands celebrate same-sex marriage in New York City and more.

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June 17-23, 2011

A boy happily jumps into the Black Sea, First Lady Michelle Obama visits South Africa, Rory Mcllroy wins the 111th U.S. Open and more.

June 10-16, 2011

A 41 Gun Royal Salute for The Duke of Edinburgh's birthday, Tour de Suisse gets underway in Switzerland and more.
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June 3-9, 2011

A sailor competes in the Skandia Sail For Gold Regatta, Pilgrims pay homage to the Virgin del Rocio and more.
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May 27-June 2, 2011

Buddhist monks at play, fishing in 2014 Olympics host city Sochi, Russia and more.
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May 20-26, 2011

A stunt driver performs in Srinagar, India, President Barack Obama's state visit to the United Kingdom and more.
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May 13-19, 2011

A Billabong Rio Pro championship in Rio de Janeiro, NASA space shuttle Endeavour lifts off for the last time and much more.
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May 6-12, 2011

A celebration of the 137th Kentucky Derby, students partake in the Big Dance Royal Flashmob in England and more.
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April 29-May 5, 2011

From revelers gathering at the White House, to bullfights in Seville, check out the best photos from around the globe during the past week.
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April 22-28, 2011

From the annual Easter Egg Roll in DC to the preparation for the wedding of William and Kate, see our picks for This Week in Photos.
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April 15-21, 2011

Witness a giant floating stage at Lake Constance, a man jumping on floating ice, an Amateur Women's Classic Bodybuilding competition and more.
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April 8-14, 2011

Atlantic Watch Pipes and Drums of Red Bank, preparation for the Royal Wedding, the 109th Paris Roubaix cycle race, the 150th anniversary of the US Civil War and more.
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April 1-7, 2011

The Tatuaje International Tattoo Expo, China's Tomb-Sweeping Day, DC's National Cherry Blossom Festival and more.
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March 25-31, 2011

See the ancient Greek and Roman ruined city of Cyrene, a focused crowd watching the ICC World Cup Semi Final and more.
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March 18-24, 2011

A Super Perigee Moon rises above the Lincoln Memorial, US President Barack Obama tours Rio de Janerio, Prince William visits with Australian flood victims and more.
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March 11-17, 2011

Check out the hottest photos from the past week, from space shuttles to baby leopards and more.
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March 4-10, 2011

Carnival celebrations take place in Port-au-Prince, Haiti and New Orleans, Tibetans attend New Year or "Losar" celebrations and more.
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Feb 25-March 3, 2011

A purification festival in Bali, the tallest stand-alone communications tower in the world and more.
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Feb 18-24, 2011

Russian sailors play tug-of-war, Blake Griffin defies gravity, a flock of starlings swoop and more.
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Feb 11-17, 2011

A birthday celebration for the Prophet Mohammad, New York Fashion Week, Cairo returns to normal and more.
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Feb 4-10, 2011

A gondola ride across the Grand Canal in Venice, Super Bowl XLV celebrations, a Bavarian sledge race and more.
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Jan 28 - Feb 3, 2011

Groundhog day, one of the worst snowstorms to hit the Midwest in decades, Egypt erupts and more.
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Jan 21-27, 2011

The Big Day Out Festival, a Scottish National Poultry Show, Beijing preps for the Lunar New Year and more.
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Jan 14-20, 2011

Women in kangaroo costumes attend the Australian Open, a celebration of the Saint Anthony's Day and more.
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Jan 7-13, 2011

Surfdog Duke catches waves in Santiago, New York City receives another snow storm and more.
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Dec 31 - Jan 6, 2011

The annual New Year's Day Polar Bear Swim, a New Year's Eve celebration in Hawaii and more.
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2010: The Year in Photos

Take a look back at 2010s best moments - through pictures.
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Dec 10-16, 2010

See this week in photos, December 10-16, 2010.
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Dec 3-Dec 9, 2010

A look at this week in travel for Dec 3-Dec 9, 2010.
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Nov 26-Dec 2, 2010

A look at this week in travel for Nov 26-Dec 2, 2010.
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Nov 12-18, 2010

A look at this week in travel for November 12-18, 2010.
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Nov 5-11, 2010

A look at this week in travel for November 5-11, 2010.
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Oct 29-Nov 4, 2010

A look at this week in travel for Oct 29 - Nov 4, 2010.
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Oct 22-28, 2010

A look at this week in travel for October 22-28, 2010.
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Oct 15-21, 2010

Kite flying in Kabul, an Alternative Hair Show, a buried holy man and the cutest African lion cubs.
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Oct 8-14, 2010

A spiritual ceremony in Venezuela, a massive breakfast in Sydney and much more.
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Oct 1-7, 2010

A look at this week in travel for October 1 - October 7, 2010.
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Sept 24-30, 2010

A look at this week in travel for September 24 - 30, 2010.
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Sept 17-23, 2010

A look at this week in travel for September 17-23, 2010.
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Sept 10-16, 2010

A look at the travel-related news for the week of September 10-16, 2010.
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