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Philadelphia Eagles defensive back Nnamdi Asomugha (24) goes airborne after knocking the ball away from Tampa Bay Buccaneer's Dallas Clark (44) during the second half of their NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, in Tampa, Fla. The Eagles won 23-21.
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Asifa Bhutto (R), the daughter of Pakistan's President Asif Ali Zardari, meets with Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot by the Taliban Malala Yousafzai (L) at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, central England on December 8, 2012. Zardari on December 8 visited a Pakistani schoolgirl who is recovering in a British hospital after she was shot by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education. Zardari also met with 15-year-old Malala Yousafzai's family during a private meeting at the specialist Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, central England, where Malala was flown from Pakistan in October following the brutal attack on her school bus.
Soldiers from 3rd Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment warm themselves on the radiators of York Minster during a homecoming service on December 5, 2012 in York, England. Soldiers from the 3rd Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment marched through the City of York before attending a thanksgiving and remembrance service at York Minster. The soldiers have recently completed a six-month tour of duty in Afghanistan where they lost seven comrades including six in one Taliban attack.
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A picture shows the damaged houses in the northern city of Aleppo on November 29, 2012. A regime air strike on Aleppo killed at least 15 civilians, including five children, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said, as peace envoy Lakhdar Brahimi prepared to brief the UN on the Syrian conflict.
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Nepalese visually impaired people share a light moment as they sing a song for alms near Pashupatinath Temple on International Day of People with Disability, in Katmandu, Nepal, Monday, Dec. 3, 2012. The annual observance of this day aims to promote an understanding of disability issues and mobilize support for the dignity, rights and well-being of persons with disabilities.
Players huddle in prayer following the Kansas City Chiefs 27-21 victory over the Carolina Panthers at Arrowhead Stadium on December 2, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri.