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Tuesday July 28, Our World In Pictures

July 28, 2015 Brooklyn Daily Eagle
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HONG KONG — Panda Breaks World Record: Giant panda Jia Jia walks toward her cake made with ice and vegetables at Ocean Park, as she celebrates her 37th birthday on Tuesday. Jia Jia broke the Guinness World Records title for “Oldest Panda Living in Captivity.”

FLORIDA — Woman Prepares for Vigil: Lilly Folds lights paper lanterns during a candlelight vigil and paper balloon release at Jupiter Inlet Park for teenagers Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen in Jupiter on Monday. The teens were last seen Friday afternoon buying fuel and were believed to have been heading toward the Bahamas.

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KENYA — Obama Receives Warm Welcome: President Barack Obama shakes hands with the crowd after delivering a speech at the Safaricom Indoor Arena in Nairobi on Sunday. Obama’s historic visit to Kenya and Ethiopia, which concluded Tuesday, was marked by stirring images of throngs of thousands coming out to cheer the motorcade for this first visit by a sitting American president.

CALIFORNIA — Wildfires Continue Despite Extinguish Efforts: A helicopter flies over Willow Creek Canyon as a wildfire continues burning in the Sierra near Bass Lake on Monday. More wildfires have torn across California so far this year compared with the same period of 2014, but firefighters said Monday that efforts to confine and extinguish the latest blazes have been more successful than in the past.

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