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September 5, 2012
Moments from daily life around the world

A glimpse of daily life around the world through the lenses of photographers of the Associated Press and its member newspapers.

(28 images)




A child plays with a net at a alley Friday Aug. 31, 2012 in Shanghai, China. AP / Eugene Hoshiko
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A Chinese woman shields herself with an umbrella while resting in front of a decorative construction board for the upcoming 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China near Tiananmen Gate in Beijing Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012. AP / Andy Wong
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A boat woman rows a tourist boat on a water canal Friday Aug. 31, 2012 in Shanghai, China. AP / Eugene Hoshiko
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A man from a moving company carries a bed through an alley on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, in Shanghai, China. AP / Eugene Hoshiko
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A man makes his way through a fancifully lit underpass of Resorts World Sentosa, a popular tourist spot, on Tuesday Sept. 4, 2012, in Singapore. AP / Wong Maye-E
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People wait in long queues to buy train tickets for their hometown visit during the upcoming nation's biggest traditional holiday, Chusok, the Korean version of Thanksgiving Day that starts on Sept. 29, at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. AP / Lee Jin-man
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A woman sells shrimp at a fresh market on the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012. AP / Apichart Weerawong
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A farmer plows in a paddy field at a village near Pathein, Irrawaddy Delta, Myanmar, Friday, Aug. 31, 2012. AP / Alexander F. Yuan
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A worker carries boxes at a market in Yangon, Myanmar, Monday, Sept. 3, 2012. AP / Alexander F. Yuan
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Sachiko Nakamura, an 81-year-old woman who shines shoes, waits for a customers in Tokyo, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012. AP / Shizuo Kambayashi
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A journalist walks at the main entrance of the parliament house in Tokyo, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. AP / Itsuo Inouye
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A Filipino boy flies his kite as they play along the railroads in suburban Manila, Philippines on Sunday Sept. 2, 2012. AP / Aaron Favila
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A Yemeni youth cools off under a waterfall on the outskirts of Sanaa, Yemen, Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012. AP / Hani Mohammed
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Indian fishermen prepare to cast their nets by the Ganges River in Allahabad, India, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012. AP / Rajesh Kumar Singh
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Pilgrims and tourists ride on boats on the river Ganges in Allahabad, India, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. Allahabad, at the confluence of the rivers Ganges, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati, is an important Hindu pilgrimage center. AP / Rajesh Kumar Singh
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Kashmiri women row their boats after collecting lotus leaves for their cattle from the water of the Dal Lake in Srinagar, India, Monday, Sept. 3, 2012. The Dal Lake is known for its natural beauty and a popular destination for both Indian and foreign tourists. AP / Mukhtar Khan
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Pakistani women fetch potable water in Rawalpindi, pakistan on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012. AP / B.K. Bangash
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Children fetch water from a tube well in a suburb of Islamabad, Pakistan on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012. AP / B.K. Bangash
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Pakistanis drive through heavy rain in Gujranwala, Pakistan, Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012. AP / Aftab Rizvi
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An elderly Sri Lankan laborer pushes a cart as it rains in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. AP / Eranga Jayawardena
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Sri Lankan children walk back home after school with an elder in the rain in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. AP / Eranga Jayawardena
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A member of the German Alpine Club climbs a wall at a former steel plant in Duisburg, Germany, Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. The steel plant was converted into a climbing park, with various walls providing varying levels of difficulty. AP / Frank Augstein
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A man walks through Old Havana with his catch after fishing off the Malecon sea wall in Havana, Cuba, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012. AP / Ramon Espinosa
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Tony Malacas fishes for silver salmon at the Wayside Park on Channel Drive on Thursday, August 30, 2012, in Juneau, Alaska. Malacas said he focuses on king and silver salmon every summer and takes his limit in a couple of hours most days. "You can't beat free fish," Malacas said. The Juneau Empire / Michael Penn
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University of Idaho senior Sierra Grove, right, and her classmates practice casting during a beginning fly fishing class on campus in Moscow, Idaho, on Tuesday, Sept 4, 2012. The class is taught by Bart Quesnell. Moscow-Pullman Daily News / Geoff Crimmins
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A surfer gets some air as he bails out of a wave during a Labor Day outing next to the Huntington Beach Pier Monday, Sept. 3, 2012 in Huntington Beach, Calif. The Orange County Register / Kevin Sullivan
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Pedestrians walk with an umbrella in hand to shield themselves from a midday rainstorm, Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, in Philadelphia. AP / Matt Rourke
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A doorman looks up Lexington Avenue as he waits in the rain for a car to arrive outside a midtown hotel, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, in New York. AP / Charles Krupa

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