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Enthusiasts Take To The Skies For The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta
Enthusiasts Take To The Skies For The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta
BRISTOL, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Hot-air balloons begin to rise during the early morning mass assent which saw over 60 balloons launched at the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta at the Ashton Court estate on August 12, 2011 in Bristol, England. Upwards of 500,000 people are expected to attend the international four-day hot-air ballooning event which should see 100s of balloons take to the skies. The event which started in 1978 now attracts balloon teams from as far as the United States, Dubai, France and Switzerland and runs until Sunday. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
Electric Car Land Speed Record Attempt Testing
Electric Car Land Speed Record Attempt Testing
GLOUCESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 11: The Bluebird Electric car makes a test run at Gloucester Airport on August 11, 2011 in Gloucester, England. Driver Don Wales comes from a famous family who have been setting land and water speed records since 1924. He is the grandson of Sir Malcolm Campbell and nephew of Donald Campbell. Don Wales and his 19-year-old son Joe will attempt to set a new UK land speed record for an electric vehicle at Pendine Sands in South Wales on August 13-14, 2011. Don holds the current UK record of 137 miles an hour reached at Pendine Sands in 2000. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
GOP Presidential Candidates Hold First Debate In Iowa
GOP Presidential Candidates Hold First Debate In Iowa
AMES, IA - AUGUST 11: A supporter of former Minnesota governor Tim Pawlenty buys a button from a vendor outside the Stephens Auditorium at Iowa State University, the site of the Republican party debate August 11, 2011 in Ames, Iowa. Most of the eight Republican presidential hopefuls participating in tonight?s debate have spent the week campaigning across the state to prepare for the debate and Saturday's Iowa Straw Poll. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
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GOP Presidential Candidates Hold First Debate In Iowa
AMES, IA - AUGUST 11: Republican presidential candidates (L-R) former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum, businessman Herman Cain, Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX), former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN), former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty, former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman and former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich (R-GA) take the stage for a debate in the Stephens Auditorium at Iowa State University August 11, 2011 in Ames, Iowa. This is the first Republican presidential debate in the state ahead of Saturday's all important Iowa Straw Poll. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
(Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Republican Candidates Campaign In Iowa Ahead Of Debate And Straw Poll
Republican Candidates Campaign In Iowa Ahead Of Debate And Straw Poll
DES MOINES, IA - AUGUST 11: Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney addresses a large audience during his time on the Des Moines Register's "Soapbox" at the Iowa State Fair August 11, 2011 in Des Moines, Iowa. Romney was a the fair to greet people and engage in traditional Iowa campaigning rituals. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Volatile Week In The Markets Continue
Volatile Week In The Markets Continue
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 11: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during morning trading on August 11, 2011 in New York City. The Dow is moving through a wild week as global economic turmoil continues. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Thunderstorm Hits Beijing
Thunderstorm Hits Beijing
BEIJING, CHINA - AUGUST 09: (CHINA OUT) A flash of lightning lights the night sky on August 9, 2011 in Beijing, China. The thunderstorm hit Beijing city inundating streets and disrupting the traffic on Tuesday at the rush hour. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)
China Marks "National Fitness Day"
China Marks "National Fitness Day"
HAOZHOU, CHINA - AUGUST 08: (CHINA OUT) Children play rollarskate on a square on August 08, 2011 in Haozhou, Anhui Province of China. People all over China mark National Fitness Day on Monday in their own ways. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)
Riots And Looting Continues Across London
Riots And Looting Continues Across London
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 08: Policemen head into acrid smoke to help tackle a fire at Clapham Junction on August 8, 2011 in London, England. Sporadic looting and clashes with police continue for a third day in parts of the capital after the killing of the 29 year-old father of four Mark Duggan by armed police in an attempted arrest on August 4. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
Washington Nationals v Chicago Cubs
Washington Nationals v Chicago Cubs
CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 08: As rain falls seagulls sit on the tarp before the start of the game between the Washington Nationals and the Chicago Cubs on August 8, 2011 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)
Riots And Looting Continues Across London
Riots And Looting Continues Across London
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 08: A police officer in riot gear stands near a burning car in Hackney on August 8, 2011 in London, England. Pockets of rioting and looting continues to take place in various boroughs of London this evening, as well as in Birmingham, prompted by the initial rioting in Tottenham and then in Brixton on Sunday night. It has been announced that the Prime Minister David Cameron and his family are due to return home from their summer holiday in Tuscany, Italy to respond to the rioting. Disturbances broke out late on Saturday night in Tottenham and the surrounding area after the killing of Mark Duggan, 29 and a father-of-four, by armed police in an attempted arrest on August 4. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
Riots And Looting Continues Across London
Riots And Looting Continues Across London
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 08: A hooded youth walks past a burning vehicle in Hackney on August 8, 2011 in London, England. Pockets of rioting and looting continues to take place in various boroughs of London this evening, as well as in Birmingham, prompted by the initial rioting in Tottenham and then in Brixton on Sunday night. It has been announced that the Prime Minister David Cameron and his family are due to return home from their summer holiday in Tuscany, Italy to respond to the rioting. Disturbances broke out late on Saturday night in Tottenham and the surrounding area after the killing of Mark Duggan, 29 and a father-of-four, by armed police in an attempted arrest on August 4. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
Riots And Looting Continues Across London
Riots And Looting Continues Across London
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 08: A masked man walks past a burning car outside a Carhartt store in Hackney on August 8, 2011 in London, England. Pockets of rioting and looting continues to take place in various parts of London this evening prompted by the initial rioting in Tottenham and then in Brixton on Sunday night. Disturbances broke out late on Saturday night in Tottenham and the surrounding area after the killing of Mark Duggan, 29 and a father-of-four, by armed police in an attempted arrest on August 4. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
Police Survey The Damage After Another Night Of Rioting And Looting On The Streets Of London
Police Survey The Damage After Another Night Of Rioting And Looting On The Streets Of London
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 08: Police stand in front of a burnt out Carpetright shop in Tottenham on August 8, 2011 in London, England. Pockets of rioting and looting took place across some parts of London in the early hours of Monday morning prompted by earlier rioting in Tottenham in North London. Disturbances broke out late on Saturday night in Tottenham and the surrounding area after the killing of Mark Duggan, 29 and a father-of-four, by armed police in an attempted arrest on August 4. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
An Indian rhinoceros cub plays in a mud
An Indian rhinoceros cub plays in a mud
An Indian rhinoceros cub plays in a mud hole with its mother Betty at the Tierpark Zoo in August 5, 2011 in Berlin. AFP PHOTO / JOHANNES EISELE (Photo credit should read JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)
LOCOG Test Events for London 2012 - BWF World Badminton Championships: Day One
LOCOG Test Events for London 2012 - BWF World Badminton Championships: Day One
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 08: A general view during day one of the BWF World Badminton Championships and LOCOG Test Event for London 2012 at Wembley Arena on August 8, 2011 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Police Contain The Area As Tottenham Recovers From Night Of Rioting
Police Contain The Area As Tottenham Recovers From Night Of Rioting
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Residents watch as a building burns after riots on Tottenham High Road on August 7, 2011 in London, England. Rioting broke out late last night in Tottenham and the surrounding area after the killing of Mark Duggan, 29 and a father-of-four, by armed police in an attempted arrest on August 4. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
Detroit Tigers v Kansas City Royals
Detroit Tigers v Kansas City Royals
KANSAS CITY, MO - AUGUST 06: Center fielder Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers reaches over the wall as he robs Alex Gordon #4 of the Kansas City Royals of a home run in the first inning at Kauffman Stadium on August 6, 2011 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)
Rick Perry Leads "The Response" Prayer Rally In Houston
Rick Perry Leads "The Response" Prayer Rally In Houston
HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 6: Cody Walsh, 18, (C) stands with arms raised in a crowd of attendees as they dance and sing during the opening musical act of the non-denominational prayer and fasting event, entitled "The Response" at Reliant Stadium August 6, 2011 in Houston, Texas. Thousands attended the event organized by Gov. Rick Perry in order to pray for God to help save "a nation in crisis" referring to America. (Photo by Brandon Thibodeaux/Getty Images)
Toronto Blue Jays v Baltimore Orioles
Toronto Blue Jays v Baltimore Orioles
BALTIMORE, MD - AUGUST 05: Brett Lawrie #13 of the Toronto Blue Jays is doused with Powerade after a 5-4 Toronto victory in his major league debut against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on August 5, 2011 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)
Tattoo Enthusiasts Enjoy The UK's Biggest Tattoo Convention At The Tattoo Jam
Tattoo Enthusiasts Enjoy The UK's Biggest Tattoo Convention At The Tattoo Jam
DONCASTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 05: Tattoo devotee Edyta shows off her body art during The Tattoo Jam Festival on August 5, 2011 in Doncaster, England. The Tattoo Jam Festival is Britain's biggest gathering of tattoo professionals and skin art devotees. The event hosts over 300 artists working in the exhibition hall of Doncaster Racecourse revealing their latest designs and techniques. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
Nicki Minaj Performs On ABC's "Good Morning America"
Nicki Minaj Performs On ABC's "Good Morning America"
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 05: Singer/rapper Nicki Minaj performs on ABC's "Good Morning America" at Rumsey Playfield, Central Park on August 5, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images)
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