Worldwide Locations

Worldwide Locations

Category: Multimedia

Photo of the Day: The Venice of Hong Kong

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Garbage collectors in Tai O, dubbed the "Venice of Hong Kong" on Lantau Island, Hong Kong on December 9. 2011. (James Handlon /Flickr)

Photo of the Day: The Top of the World

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The summits of Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse and Makalua on December 8, 2011. (Ivan Borisov /Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Commemorating Pearl Harbor

Marines with the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit and sailors aboard USS Pearl Harbor stand in formation during a 70th anniversary commemoration ceremony of the attack on Pearl Harbor here Dec. 7. (Cpl. Tommy Huynh/U.S. Marine Corps/Flickr)
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Some days have profoundly changed the world. December 7, 1941, is one of them. The attack on Pearl Harbor by Japanese forces brought the United States into World War II. The conflict was the bloodiest war in history and a tragedy for all humankind. But it was also a turning point in history.

Photo of the Day: Ni Howdy! Chinese Cowboys

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A Chinese cowboy with his herd of horses taken in 1988 somewhere between between Urumqi, Kashgar and the Pakistan border. (Juha Riissanen /Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Games at Dusk, Uzbekistan

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Boys play a game at dusk in Bukhara, Uzbekistan in September 2010.(Tyler Palma /Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Combat Outpost, Afghanistan

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U.S. Army Sgt. Barry Dilley from the Oklahoma National Guard, walks down a path at a combat outpost in Afghanistan on November 28, 2011. (The U.S. Army /Flickr)

Photo(s) of the Day: World AIDS Day in Asia

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The following photos are from events across Asia commemorating World AIDS Day on December 1, 2011.

Photo of the Day: Pier Jumping in Indonesia

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Fishermen’s children jump into the sea off a pier near Susupu beach, Indonesia on November 28. 2011. (Pra-Yudi /Flickr)

Photo, Video and Tweets from the Raid on the UK Embassy in Tehran

A man holds a poster featuring American actors John Travolta and Samuel L. Jackson in a scene from the film 'Pulp Fiction' following a break in at the British Embassy on November 29, 2011 in Tehran, Iran. (FarsNews/Getty Images)
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Dozens of Iranian students screaming "death to England!" stormed the British embassy compound in Tehran on Tuesday after Iran downgraded diplomatic relations with the U.K. Check out this Pulp Fiction photo, a video from the raid and tweets from today's events.

Photo of the Day: Hong Kong Graffiti

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A clever take on a typical construction sign with reference to '852,' Hong Kong’s international dialing code and slang for the city itself on November 26, 2011. (Dan Washburn /Flickr)