TURKEY BID: Turkeys were sold at an auction in York, Engaland, Thursday. (Nigel Roddis/Reuters)
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MEAT SALE: Members of Harts the Butchers sell off surplus meats during the annual Christmas Eve meat auction at London’s Smithfield Meat Market. (Peter Kollanyi/i-Images/Zuma Press)
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A waitress watched from a restaurant door as shepherds, not shown, led their sheep through the center of Madrid on Oct. 6 in defense of anci...
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CLOSE MONITORING: A currency trader watched monitors in the foreign-exchange dealing room of the Korea Exchange Bank headquarters in Seoul Thursday. Asian stock markets plummeted Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve said it could start scaling back its stimulus program later this year. (Ahn Young-Joon/Associated Press)
Photos of the Day: March 25
SAFE FOR NOW: A man smoking a cigarette was silhouetted in front of the Great Inn in Nicosia, Cyprus, Monday. The deal to bail out Cyprus has averted the latest threat to the breakup of the euro but at the cost of raising new questions about the common currency’s long-term viability. (Yorgos Karahalis/Reuters)