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<p>Children look out through condensation on the windows of a school bus numbered 26 as it pulls into Newtown High School in Newtown, Connecticut, December 18, 2012. 
REUTERS/Lucas Jackson</p>

Children look out through condensation on the windows of a school bus numbered 26 as it pulls into Newtown High School in Newtown, Connecticut, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Children look out through condensation on the windows of a school bus numbered 26 as it pulls into Newtown High School in Newtown, Connecticut, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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<p>The feet of a female worker of an anti-polio drive are tied by rescue workers after her body was brought to Jinnah Hospital morgue in Karachi, December 18, 2012. 
 REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro </p>

The feet of a female worker of an anti-polio drive are tied by rescue workers after her body was brought to Jinnah Hospital morgue in Karachi, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

The feet of a female worker of an anti-polio drive are tied by rescue workers after her body was brought to Jinnah Hospital morgue in Karachi, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

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<p>A fisherman carries a swordfish on his back from the Indian Ocean waters to the market in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta </p>

A fisherman carries a swordfish on his back from the Indian Ocean waters to the market in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

A fisherman carries a swordfish on his back from the Indian Ocean waters to the market in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

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<p>Police officers participate in a parade during the celebration of the 183rd anniversary of the Uruguayan Police Force in downtown Montevideo, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Andres Stapff</p>

Police officers participate in a parade during the celebration of the 183rd anniversary of the Uruguayan Police Force in downtown Montevideo, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Andres Stapff

Police officers participate in a parade during the celebration of the 183rd anniversary of the Uruguayan Police Force in downtown Montevideo, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Andres Stapff

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<p>A woman holds a copy of the Koran and a cross as she shouts slogans during a demonstration against Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi in front of the presidential palace in Cairo, December 18, 2012. 

REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah </p>

A woman holds a copy of the Koran and a cross as she shouts slogans during a demonstration against Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi in front of the presidential palace in Cairo, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A woman holds a copy of the Koran and a cross as she shouts slogans during a demonstration against Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi in front of the presidential palace in Cairo, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

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<p>A woman holds a child in Marka's main hospital December 18, 2012. 
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A woman holds a child in Marka's main hospital December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU-UN IST

A woman holds a child in Marka's main hospital December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU-UN IST

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<p>Houston Rockets guard James Harden (L) drives to the basket defended by New York Knicks point guard Jason Kidd in the second quarter of their game at Madison Square Garden in New York, December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Adam Hunger </p>

Houston Rockets guard James Harden (L) drives to the basket defended by New York Knicks point guard Jason Kidd in the second quarter of their game at Madison Square Garden in New York, December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Adam Hunger

Houston Rockets guard James Harden (L) drives to the basket defended by New York Knicks point guard Jason Kidd in the second quarter of their game at Madison Square Garden in New York, December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Adam Hunger

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<p>Britain's Queen Elizabeth tours the Foreign and Commonwealth Office during a visit to mark her Diamond Jubilee, London, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Alastair Grant/pool </p>

Britain's Queen Elizabeth tours the Foreign and Commonwealth Office during a visit to mark her Diamond Jubilee, London, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Alastair Grant/pool

Britain's Queen Elizabeth tours the Foreign and Commonwealth Office during a visit to mark her Diamond Jubilee, London, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Alastair Grant/pool

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<p>Female Afghan National Police trainees fire their weapons at the shooting range at a training centre near the German Bundeswehr army camp Marmal in Mazar-e-Sharif, northern Afghanistan, December 18, 2012. 
REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch</p>

Female Afghan National Police trainees fire their weapons at the shooting range at a training centre near the German Bundeswehr army camp Marmal in Mazar-e-Sharif, northern Afghanistan, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Female Afghan National Police trainees fire their weapons at the shooting range at a training centre near the German Bundeswehr army camp Marmal in Mazar-e-Sharif, northern Afghanistan, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

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<p>South Korea's presidential candidate Park Geun-hye (bottom C) of conservative and right wing ruling Saenuri Party waves to supporters during an election campaign rally in front of a railway station in Busan, southeast of Seoul, December 18, 2012. 
REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji </p>

South Korea's presidential candidate Park Geun-hye (bottom C) of conservative and right wing ruling Saenuri Party waves to supporters during an election campaign rally in front of a railway station in Busan, southeast of Seoul, December 18, 2012....more

South Korea's presidential candidate Park Geun-hye (bottom C) of conservative and right wing ruling Saenuri Party waves to supporters during an election campaign rally in front of a railway station in Busan, southeast of Seoul, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

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<p>Villagers stand around an ancestral tomb which is being relocated from a construction site of a residential compound in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, December 18, 2012. The tomb, measuring 10 metres (33 feet) high with a surface area of 10 square metres, has been left in the middle of the construction site for about 7 months after the building project started. The family of the tomb, with the help of some villagers, relocated on Tuesday morning four coffins containing the remains of the deceased.
REUTERS/Stringer </p>

Villagers stand around an ancestral tomb which is being relocated from a construction site of a residential compound in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, December 18, 2012. The tomb, measuring 10 metres (33 feet) high with a surface area of 10 square metres,...more

Villagers stand around an ancestral tomb which is being relocated from a construction site of a residential compound in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, December 18, 2012. The tomb, measuring 10 metres (33 feet) high with a surface area of 10 square metres, has been left in the middle of the construction site for about 7 months after the building project started. The family of the tomb, with the help of some villagers, relocated on Tuesday morning four coffins containing the remains of the deceased. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>A girl looks out from the entrance door of a temple as her mother offers daily prayers inside the temple in Lalitpur, Nepal, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar </p>

A girl looks out from the entrance door of a temple as her mother offers daily prayers inside the temple in Lalitpur, Nepal, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A girl looks out from the entrance door of a temple as her mother offers daily prayers inside the temple in Lalitpur, Nepal, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

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<p>Patrick Carroll holds stuffed animals as he looks at a memorial for the victims of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, December 18, 2012. 
REUTERS/Joshua Lott </p>

Patrick Carroll holds stuffed animals as he looks at a memorial for the victims of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

Patrick Carroll holds stuffed animals as he looks at a memorial for the victims of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

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<p>A clown dressed as policeman rides his mini bicycle during a pilgrimage to the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo </p>

A clown dressed as policeman rides his mini bicycle during a pilgrimage to the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

A clown dressed as policeman rides his mini bicycle during a pilgrimage to the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo

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<p>A man is lowered from a building by rescue workers during a flood caused by a broken water main pipe in Lima's southern district of Villa Maria del Triunfo, Peru, December 18, 2012. 
REUTERS/Mariana Bazo </p>

A man is lowered from a building by rescue workers during a flood caused by a broken water main pipe in Lima's southern district of Villa Maria del Triunfo, Peru, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo

A man is lowered from a building by rescue workers during a flood caused by a broken water main pipe in Lima's southern district of Villa Maria del Triunfo, Peru, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo

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<p>A woman sitting on an art installation threatens to kill herself at central Omonia square in Athens, December 18, 2012. The mother of two climbed onto the installation on Tuesday and threatened to kill herself because she was unemployed and her disability benefits had been cut, police officials said. She was finally brought down from the installation in the pouring rain with a fire brigade crane after her parents and friends arrived at the scene and convinced her to come down. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis </p>

A woman sitting on an art installation threatens to kill herself at central Omonia square in Athens, December 18, 2012. The mother of two climbed onto the installation on Tuesday and threatened to kill herself because she was unemployed and her...more

A woman sitting on an art installation threatens to kill herself at central Omonia square in Athens, December 18, 2012. The mother of two climbed onto the installation on Tuesday and threatened to kill herself because she was unemployed and her disability benefits had been cut, police officials said. She was finally brought down from the installation in the pouring rain with a fire brigade crane after her parents and friends arrived at the scene and convinced her to come down. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis

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<p>Hooded workers protest against Spanish telecommunications company Telefonica's job cuts in Barcelona, December 18, 2012. The hood reads "Yes, I'm profitable. 6,000 layoff". REUTERS/Albert Gea </p>

Hooded workers protest against Spanish telecommunications company Telefonica's job cuts in Barcelona, December 18, 2012. The hood reads "Yes, I'm profitable. 6,000 layoff". REUTERS/Albert Gea

Hooded workers protest against Spanish telecommunications company Telefonica's job cuts in Barcelona, December 18, 2012. The hood reads "Yes, I'm profitable. 6,000 layoff". REUTERS/Albert Gea

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<p>Names of the victims of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School are seen on crosses at a memorial in Sandy Hook Village in Newtown, Connecticut, December 18, 2012. 

REUTERS/Lucas Jackson </p>

Names of the victims of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School are seen on crosses at a memorial in Sandy Hook Village in Newtown, Connecticut, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Names of the victims of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School are seen on crosses at a memorial in Sandy Hook Village in Newtown, Connecticut, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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<p>Japan's conservative Liberal Democratic Party's (LDP) leader and next Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) is seen behind a security guard as he attends a meeting with New Komeito's party leader Natsuo Yamaguchi (not pictured) at the Parliament in Tokyo, December 18, 2012. 
REUTERS/Toru Hanai </p>

Japan's conservative Liberal Democratic Party's (LDP) leader and next Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) is seen behind a security guard as he attends a meeting with New Komeito's party leader Natsuo Yamaguchi (not pictured) at the Parliament in Tokyo,...more

Japan's conservative Liberal Democratic Party's (LDP) leader and next Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) is seen behind a security guard as he attends a meeting with New Komeito's party leader Natsuo Yamaguchi (not pictured) at the Parliament in Tokyo, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

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<p>A restorer works on a fragment of the Dead Sea Scrolls in a laboratory in the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, December 18, 2012. 

REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun </p>

A restorer works on a fragment of the Dead Sea Scrolls in a laboratory in the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A restorer works on a fragment of the Dead Sea Scrolls in a laboratory in the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

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<p>Free Syrian Army fighters from Al-Farooq battalion remove a poster of Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad from a military hospital after the fighters said they fought and defeated government troops in Halfaya, near Hama, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Samer Al-Hamwi/Shaam News Network</p>

Free Syrian Army fighters from Al-Farooq battalion remove a poster of Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad from a military hospital after the fighters said they fought and defeated government troops in Halfaya, near Hama, December 18, 2012....more

Free Syrian Army fighters from Al-Farooq battalion remove a poster of Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad from a military hospital after the fighters said they fought and defeated government troops in Halfaya, near Hama, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Samer Al-Hamwi/Shaam News Network

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<p>Easton police officer J. Sollazzo hugs a woman at school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 18, 2012. 

REUTERS/Eric Thayer </p>

Easton police officer J. Sollazzo hugs a woman at school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Easton police officer J. Sollazzo hugs a woman at school in Newtown, Connecticut, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>Yoo Bok-yeob (C), 72, a village schoolmaster, casts his ballot with his family members in the presidential election at a polling station in Nonsan, south of Seoul, December 19, 2012. 
 REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won </p>

Yoo Bok-yeob (C), 72, a village schoolmaster, casts his ballot with his family members in the presidential election at a polling station in Nonsan, south of Seoul, December 19, 2012. REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won

Yoo Bok-yeob (C), 72, a village schoolmaster, casts his ballot with his family members in the presidential election at a polling station in Nonsan, south of Seoul, December 19, 2012. REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won

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<p>A house, destroyed by an airstrike by Syrian government forces two days ago according to local residents, is seen in Azaz city, December 18, 2012. 
REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah </p>

A house, destroyed by an airstrike by Syrian government forces two days ago according to local residents, is seen in Azaz city, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

A house, destroyed by an airstrike by Syrian government forces two days ago according to local residents, is seen in Azaz city, December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

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