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Warning: graphic language. Women protest against Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump outside Trump properties in Chicago and New York.
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Iraqi forces attack the city of Mosul as they try to drive Islamic State from their last major stronghold in the country.
The view of America from Hillary Clinton's campaign plane.
Two weeks after Hurricane Matthew, relief workers are still struggling to reach remote communities in the country's hardest-hit areas.
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Our best India pictures from this week.
Backstage and collection highlights from London.
Memorable moments at the Emmys as Veep and Game of Thrones take home awards.
Red carpet fashion highlights at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles.