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April 18, 2012
Scenes of April daily life around the globe

A look at some of the beautiful images of daily life around the world captured by photographers from the Associated Press its member newspapers.

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An Afghan refugee girl, looks back while walking by a stream on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Tuesday, April 17, 2012. AP / Muhammed Muheisen
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A Pakistani daily worker washes himself at a water point on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Monday, April 16, 2012. AP / Muhammed Muheisen
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Pakistani boys, who make a living by collecting recyclable materials and selling them to a recycling factory, shower in a pool of water created by a broken water pipe following their daily work, on a roadside on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Tuesday, April 17, 2012. AP / Muhammed Muheisen
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Pakistani truck drivers chat during their free time at a terminal on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Sunday, April 15, 2012. AP / Anjum Naveed
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Afghans travel on tractors at the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, April 12, 2012. AP / Ahmad Jamshid
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People play Chinese chess at a park in Shanghai, China, Tuesday, April 17, 2012. AP / Eugene Hoshiko
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A Chinese girl holds a small Chinese flag at the Meridian Gate in the Forbidden City, in Beijing, China, Wednesday, April 18, 2012. AP / Vincent Thian
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A pedestrian shields herself from the sun under the shade of her umbrella in Beijing, China, Monday, April 16, 2012. AP / Vincent Thian
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A newly-wed couple waits for photo session on a street in Shanghai, China, Monday, April 16, 2012. AP / Eugene Hoshiko
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A man speaks phone near a window in a businesscenter in St.Petersburg, Russia, Thursday, April 12, 2012. AP / Dmitry Lovetsky
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People walk at sunset in a park in St.Petersburg, Russia, Thursday, April 12, 2012. AP / Dmitry Lovetsky
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A Green sawfish swims at Shinagawa Aqua Stadium aquarium in Tokyo, Wednesday, April 18, 2012. AP / Itsuo Inouye
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A North Korean man and woman hold badminton rackets while walking in a park in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, April 18, 2012. AP / Ng Han Guan
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Office workers take souvenir photos during a lunch time at a park in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 18, 2012. AP / Lee Jin-man
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A woman walks along the Han river at a park during a lunch time in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 18, 2012. AP / Lee Jin-man
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A worker rides on a cement tank hanging on a crane at a construction site in Bangkok, Thailand Wednesday, April 18, 2012. AP / Apichart Weerawong
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A tourist plays with a model of a giant shark in front of a shopping mall in Bangkok, Thailand Tuesday, April 17, 2012. AP / Sakchai Lalit
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A worker perched on the roof of the Esplanade Theatre carries out the routine cleaning Wednesday, April 11, 2012 in Singapore. AP / Wong Maye-E
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An Indian vendor carries snacks for sale as others spend an evening at the seashore in Mumbai, India, Tuesday, April 17, 2012. AP / Rajanish Kakade
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An Indian man closes the door to his home in an alleyway near the Kali Temple in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata, Saturday,April 14, 2012. AP / Kevin Frayer
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A Nepalese man works in his steel workshop in Katmandu, Nepal, Wednesday, April 18, 2012. AP / Niranjan Shrestha
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A Nepalese woman sweeps a corridor of the Pashupati Hindu temple in Katmandu, Nepal, Wednesday, April 18, 2012. AP / Niranjan Shrestha
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Street musician Antonio Maties, 25, plays his guitar on top of a wall as people walk along a promenade in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday April. 17, 2012. Antonio plays his guitar in the street every day to get money enough to pay his monthly rent. AP / Emilio Morenatti
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Four-year-old Diva Vachhani, of Hightstown, N.J., rides her bike past cherry trees in bloom as her father, Raj Vachhani, tries to keep up in Branch Brook Park in Newark, N.J. on Saturday, April 14, 2012. AP / Mel Evans
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Nazir Haynesworth, 14, of Philadelphia laughs as he plays in the fountain at Logan Circle, Monday, April 16, 2012, in Philadelphia. AP / Matt Slocum
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A woman runs along South Beach in Miami, Sunday, April 15, 2012. AP / CX Matiash
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Charles Banks tosses freshly boiled crawfish as he seasons them prior to serving during the 20th annual Rajun Cajun Crawfish Festival benefiting Porter-Leath in downtown Memphis, Tenn., Sunday, April 15, 2012. The Commercial Appeal / Mike Brown
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Terry Williams of Neumann Company Contractors in Merrillan, Wisc., applies a coat of paint to a newly constructed water tower east of Woodson, Ill. on Thursday, April 12, 2012. Jacksonville Journal-Courier / Robert Leistra
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Brainerd High School students board a school bus Monday, April 16, 2012, in Brainerd, Minn., after central Minnesota was blanketed with snow overnight. Brainerd Dispatch / Steve Kohls
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Evening sun lights the slopes of Mt Hood as a sailboat tacks across the Columbia River Sunday night April 15, 2012 in Portland, Ore. The Oregonian / Brent Wojahn
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Olivia Bellin, 4, of Salem, Ore., bounces on a ride during an annual trip with her mother to the Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm near Woodburn, Ore., Tuesday April 10, 2012. The farm is open through April 30, 2012 and features over 40 acres of flowers, rides, food and festivities. The Oregonian / Thomas Boyd
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In this Thursday, April 12, 2012 photo, people watch a sunset behind clouds from the Tracyton Boat Ramp in Bremerton, Wash. Kitsap Sun / Larry Steagall
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In this Saturday, April 14, 2012 photo, riding a tandem bike, cycling enthusiasts Julie Valero and George Allen head out onto El Camino Real in San Clemente, Calif. on the way to Escondido for Valero and Allen's wedding. Orange County Register / Fred Swegles

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