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News of the world Sept 20

News of the world Sept 20
People look on as the space shuttle Endeavour sits on launch pad 39B as they prepare for a launch in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The shuttle is scheduled for an Oct. 10 launch date. (Getty Images)
News of the world Sept 20
Qantas ground crews look on as the new Qantas A380 flagship the 'Nancy-Bird Walton' the first commercial A380 aircraft to join the Qantas fleet arrives at Sydney Domestic Airport, Australia. The Qantas A380 will feature seating for 450 passengers across four cabins and will commence commercial services from Melbourne to Los Angeles on Oct. 20, and from Sydney to Los Angeles on Oct. 24. (Getty Images)
News of the world Sept 20
The ice cream man was busy at Bondi Beach in Sydney, Australia. Sydney is expecting a hotter than usual spring with temperatures going over 30 degrees this weekend for the first time this season. (Getty Images)
News of the world Sept 20
A trash bag sits in the waters of Cerrito Creek in Richmond, California. San Francisco Bay Area environmental group 'Save the Bay' has released a report on the Bay Area's dirtiest waterways that bring trash and pollution into the San Francisco Bay. Nearly two dozen creeks are under review by the San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board for exceeding water-quality standards set by the federal Clean Water Act. (Getty Images)
News of the world Sept 20
Liverymen and Freemen drive sheep across London Bridge in London, England. Five hundred Liverymen and freemen of the City of London re-enacted their fabled right to drive sheep across the bridge. (Getty Images)
News of the world Sept 20
Fireworkers extinguish small fires made by left wing protesters following a rally of the far right Pro Koeln on in Cologne, Germany. The far right Pro Koeln expected for the rally 1,500 people. This rally should place as an part of the two days international congress against Islam which has been organised by members of the far-right Pro-Koeln. The sympathizer protest against the construction of a mosque in the city. (Getty Images)
News of the world Sept 20
A cloud of smoke billows from the burning Marriott hotel following a powerful bomb blast in Islamabad. At least 60 people were killed in a massive bomb blast at the hotel in the Pakistani capital which was feared to collapse. (Getty Images)