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Our world in photos: April 29

April 29, 2021 By Michaela Keil
NORTH CAROLINA — Protest: Protesters marched along the streets to protest the shooting of Andrew Brown Jr. in Elizabeth City, on Wednesday. A judge denied the request to immediately release body cam video of the incident.
Photo: Steve Helber/AP


SPAIN — Tow: A wooden boat that was carrying 24 bodies of dead migrants was towed by emergency services as they arrived at the port of Los Cristianos in the Canary Islands, on Wednesday. The migrant boat was spotted on Monday by a Spanish military plane 265 nautical miles from the island of El Hierro, three survivors were airlifted, the others were believed to have died from thirst and hunger during the perilous journey from the West coast of Africa to the Canary Islands.
Photo: Andres Gutierrez/AP


SPAIN — Serve: Ashleigh Barty of Australia served to United States’ Shelby Rogers during their match at the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid on Thursday.
Photo: Bernat Armangue/AP


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CALIFORNIA — Training: Members of the U.S. women’s water polo team trained at MWR Aquatic Training Center in Los Alamitos on Tuesday. The team is going for a third consecutive gold medal this summer.
Photo: Jae C. Hong/AP

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