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29 Of The Most Amazing News Photos From This Week

Another week gone and another group of amazing images from the world's best photojournalists. This week we saw a dramatic ending to the Major League Baseball season, Texas nurse Amber Vinson was cured of Ebola, and a beautiful ceremony in Canada for Nathan Cirillo, who was shot and killed last week during the the attack at Parliament Hill.

Posted on October 31, 2014, at 11:47 a.m. ET

Kurdish refugees stand and walk on a hilltop as thick smoke rises from the Syrian town of Kobani during heavy fighting between Islamic State of Iraq and Syria and Kurdish peshmerga forces, seen from near the Mursitpinar border crossing on the Turkish–Syrian border in the southeastern town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province Oct. 26.
Yannis Behrakis / Reuters

Kurdish refugees stand and walk on a hilltop as thick smoke rises from the Syrian town of Kobani during heavy fighting between Islamic State of Iraq and Syria and Kurdish peshmerga forces, seen from near the Mursitpinar border crossing on the Turkish–Syrian border in the southeastern town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province Oct. 26.

A Free Syrian Army fighter carrying a weapon looks through a hole in the wall inside a damaged building on the frontline of Aleppo's Al-Ezaa neighborhood Oct. 26.
Hosam Katan / Reuters

A Free Syrian Army fighter carrying a weapon looks through a hole in the wall inside a damaged building on the frontline of Aleppo's Al-Ezaa neighborhood Oct. 26.

A Kurdish refugee man reacts as smoke rises from the Syrian town of Kobani as seen from the Mursitpinar crossing on the Turkish–Syrian border, Oct. 26.
Kai Pfaffenbach / Reuters

A Kurdish refugee man reacts as smoke rises from the Syrian town of Kobani as seen from the Mursitpinar crossing on the Turkish–Syrian border, Oct. 26.

U.S. Marines are seen on board a helicopter at Kandahar air base upon the end of operations for the Marines and British combat troops in Helmand Oct. 27.
Omar Sobhani / Reuters

U.S. Marines are seen on board a helicopter at Kandahar air base upon the end of operations for the Marines and British combat troops in Helmand Oct. 27.

The Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft on board suffers a catastrophic anomaly moments after launch from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport Pad 0A at NASA Wallops Flight Facility on Oct. 28 on Wallops Island, Virginia.
NASA / Getty Images

The Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft on board suffers a catastrophic anomaly moments after launch from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport Pad 0A at NASA Wallops Flight Facility on Oct. 28 on Wallops Island, Virginia.

Residents of the region of São Paulo state that depends on the Cantareira water system block a road during a protest for the eight-month rationing of water continues as a result of a record drought, in Itu on Oct. 27.
REUTERS © Nacho Doce / Reuters

Residents of the region of São Paulo state that depends on the Cantareira water system block a road during a protest for the eight-month rationing of water continues as a result of a record drought, in Itu on Oct. 27.

Brazil's President and Workers' Party (PT) presidential candidate Dilma Rousseff celebrates during a news conference after disclosure of the election results, in Brasilia Oct. 26.
Ueslei Marcelino / Reuters

Brazil's President and Workers' Party (PT) presidential candidate Dilma Rousseff celebrates during a news conference after disclosure of the election results, in Brasilia Oct. 26.

The San Francisco Giants celebrate after defeating the Kansas City Royals to win Game Seven of the 2014 World Series by a score of 3-2 at Kauffman Stadium on Oct. 29 in Kansas City, Missouri.
Doug Pensinger / Getty Images

The San Francisco Giants celebrate after defeating the Kansas City Royals to win Game Seven of the 2014 World Series by a score of 3-2 at Kauffman Stadium on Oct. 29 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Kansas City Royals fans react to their team's defeat in the Power and Light District during Game Seven of the World Series on Oct. 29 in Kansas City.
Julie Denesha / Getty Images

Kansas City Royals fans react to their team's defeat in the Power and Light District during Game Seven of the World Series on Oct. 29 in Kansas City.

(Left to right) Pugs Tootsie, Winnie, and Basil dressed up to celebrate Pug-O-Ween at Coopers Reserve, Camberwell, in Melbourne, Victoria, as part of the weekly get-together of eastern suburbs pug owners, known as Pugwell. The event raised money for Pug Rescue, Saffron on the Hill, and Pug SOS.
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(Left to right) Pugs Tootsie, Winnie, and Basil dressed up to celebrate Pug-O-Ween at Coopers Reserve, Camberwell, in Melbourne, Victoria, as part of the weekly get-together of eastern suburbs pug owners, known as Pugwell. The event raised money for Pug Rescue, Saffron on the Hill, and Pug SOS.

A girl cries as a participant wearing zombie makeup approaches, after a "Zombie Zumba Dance" event in Malabon city, north of Manila, Oct. 26.
Romeo Ranoco / Reuters

A girl cries as a participant wearing zombie makeup approaches, after a "Zombie Zumba Dance" event in Malabon city, north of Manila, Oct. 26.

Protesters gesture toward police using a water cannon against them during a demonstration organized by German far-right groups in Cologne, Germany, Oct. 26.
Wolfgang Rattay / Reuters

Protesters gesture toward police using a water cannon against them during a demonstration organized by German far-right groups in Cologne, Germany, Oct. 26.

Pedestrians walk past a human-like sculpture left by pro-democracy protesters inside an area they occupying in Hong Kong's financial central district Oct. 28.
Damir Sagolj / Reuters

Pedestrians walk past a human-like sculpture left by pro-democracy protesters inside an area they occupying in Hong Kong's financial central district Oct. 28.

A worker adjusts her gloves as she learns to put on her protective suit during an Ebola training session held by Spain's Red Cross in Madrid on Oct. 29.
Susana Vera / Reuters

A worker adjusts her gloves as she learns to put on her protective suit during an Ebola training session held by Spain's Red Cross in Madrid on Oct. 29.

Amber Vinson (right), a Texas nurse who contracted Ebola after treating an infected patient, hugs members of her nursing team during a press conference after being released from care at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia.
Daniel Shirey / Getty Images

Amber Vinson (right), a Texas nurse who contracted Ebola after treating an infected patient, hugs members of her nursing team during a press conference after being released from care at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia.

A competitor takes part in the Tough Mudder London South on Oct. 26 in Winchester, England.
Getty Images Justin Setterfield

A competitor takes part in the Tough Mudder London South on Oct. 26 in Winchester, England.

Members of the Radio City Rockettes pose for photos with three camels, a donkey, and two sheep as a promotional stunt to publicize their upcoming Christmas Special on Oct. 28 in New York City.
Andrew Burton / Getty Images

Members of the Radio City Rockettes pose for photos with three camels, a donkey, and two sheep as a promotional stunt to publicize their upcoming Christmas Special on Oct. 28 in New York City.

The Ottawa 67's look on from the bench during an OHL game between the Ottawa 67's and the Niagara Ice Dogs at the Meridian Centre on Oct. 30 in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada.
Vaughn Ridley / Getty Images

The Ottawa 67's look on from the bench during an OHL game between the Ottawa 67's and the Niagara Ice Dogs at the Meridian Centre on Oct. 30 in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada.

Olympique Lyon's Yoann Gourcuff (center) reacts with teammates after scoring against Olympique Marseille during their French Ligue 1 soccer match at the Gerland stadium in Lyon on Oct. 26.
Robert Pratta / Reuters

Olympique Lyon's Yoann Gourcuff (center) reacts with teammates after scoring against Olympique Marseille during their French Ligue 1 soccer match at the Gerland stadium in Lyon on Oct. 26.

A man juggles on Primrose Hill on Oct. 28 in London.
Carl Court / Getty Images

A man juggles on Primrose Hill on Oct. 28 in London.

Girls clad in burqas take picture with a tablet while visiting Karachi's Clifton beach Oct. 28.
Akhtar Soomro / Reuters

Girls clad in burqas take picture with a tablet while visiting Karachi's Clifton beach Oct. 28.

Zheng Feng, an amateur climber, takes wedding pictures with his bride on a cliff in Jinhua, Zhejiang province, China, on Oct. 26.
China Daily

Zheng Feng, an amateur climber, takes wedding pictures with his bride on a cliff in Jinhua, Zhejiang province, China, on Oct. 26.

The lava flow from the Kilauea Volcano is seen in a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) image taken near the village of Pahoa, Hawaii, on Oct. 26.
Reuters

The lava flow from the Kilauea Volcano is seen in a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) image taken near the village of Pahoa, Hawaii, on Oct. 26.

A house damaged by recent shelling is seen in the village of Semyonovka near Slaviansk, eastern Ukraine, Oct. 27.
Vasily Fedosenko / Reuters

A house damaged by recent shelling is seen in the village of Semyonovka near Slaviansk, eastern Ukraine, Oct. 27.

A camel herder walks his camels at Pushkar Fair in the desert Indian state of Rajasthan Oct. 28.
Stringer India / Reuters

A camel herder walks his camels at Pushkar Fair in the desert Indian state of Rajasthan Oct. 28.

A Hindu devotee lies along the shores of the Arabian Sea as she offers prayers to the Sun god during the Chhat festival in Mumbai Oct. 29.
Danish Siddiqui / Reuters

A Hindu devotee lies along the shores of the Arabian Sea as she offers prayers to the Sun god during the Chhat festival in Mumbai Oct. 29.

Iraqi Army personnel take part during an intensive security deployment against ISIS militants in Jurf al-Sakhar Oct. 27.
STRINGER Iraq / Reuters

Iraqi Army personnel take part during an intensive security deployment against ISIS militants in Jurf al-Sakhar Oct. 27.

A young Kurdish refugee from Kobani holds a toy pistol at a Kurdish refugee camp in the border town of Suruc, Sanliurfa province, Oct. 27.
Yannis Behrakis / Reuters

A young Kurdish refugee from Kobani holds a toy pistol at a Kurdish refugee camp in the border town of Suruc, Sanliurfa province, Oct. 27.

Marcus Cirillo, 5, attends the funeral procession for his father, Cpl. Nathan Cirillo in Hamilton, Ontario, Oct. 28.
Mark Blinch / Reuters

Marcus Cirillo, 5, attends the funeral procession for his father, Cpl. Nathan Cirillo in Hamilton, Ontario, Oct. 28.

Marcus Cirillo waves a Canadian flag from a car window as the car leaves following the funeral service for his father, Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, Oct. 28.
Chris Wattie / Reuters

Marcus Cirillo waves a Canadian flag from a car window as the car leaves following the funeral service for his father, Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, Oct. 28.

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