This Week in Photos

This Week in Photos, Week of 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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Competitive eater Sonya Thomas, center in the bottom row, wins the women's division of Nathan's Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island by successfully eating 45 hot dogs in 10 minutes, setting a new world record.

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