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Our world in photos: November 19

November 19, 2021 By Michaela Keil
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NEBRASKA — Curling trials: Team Peterson’s Tabitha Peterson, left, cast the rock for Tara Peterson, top, and Becca Hamilton who swept and curled while competing against Team Bear at the U.S. Olympic Curling Team Trials at Baxter Arena in Omaha, on Thursday.
Photo: Rebecca S. Gratz/AP


CANADA — Washed out: In this aerial photo, damage caused by heavy rains and mudslides earlier in the week was pictured along the Coquihalla Highway near Hope, British Columbia, on Thursday.
Photo: Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP


AFGHANISTAN — Celebration: A young boy celebrated as he played cricket with his friends in Chaman-e-Hozori park, Kabul, on Friday.
Photo: Petros Giannakouris/AP


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JAPAN — Baseball star’s celebration: Bystanders took pictures of the Tokyo Tower as it was illuminated in colors of the Los Angeles Angels to celebrate Shohei Ohtani’s MVP award, in Tokyo, on Friday. Ohtani was unanimously voted Major League Baseball’s American League MVP for a two-way season not seen since Babe Ruth, and Bryce Harper earned the National League honor for the second time.
Photo: Hiro Komae/AP


PENNSYLVANIA — Thanksgiving food giveaway: Volunteers with the Allegheny West Foundation distributed Thanksgiving meals at the Panati Recreation Center in Philadelphia, on Thursday.
Photo: Matt Rourke/AP


INDIA — Anniversary show: A show of fireworks over the illuminated Golden Temple was seen on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, the first Sikh Guru and the founder of Sikhism, in Amritsar, on Friday.
Photo: Prabhjot Gill/AP


PHILIPPINES — Lunar eclipse: A partial lunar eclipse was seen in Manila on Friday.
Photo: Aaron Favila/AP


MONACO — National Day: Prince Albert II of Monaco stood behind the balcony of the Monaco Palace during ceremonies marking National Day, on Friday.
Photo: Daniel Cole/AP

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