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Queen Elizabeth waves to the audience during a special concert to celebrate her 92nd birthday on Saturday at the Royal Albert Hall in #London.
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📷 Andrew Parsons / Pool via @reuters

Barbara Bush’s grandsons carry her casket from St. Martin’s Episcopal Church, followed by her family, including husband George H.W. Bush pushed in a wheelchair by son George W. Bush, after her funeral.
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“Barbara Pierce Bush was real, and that’s why people admired her and loved her so.” Jeb Bush remembered his mother, Barbara Bush, in an emotional eulogy at her funeral at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church in Houston on Saturday. The former first lady died Tuesday at the age of 92.
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Hundreds gathered to pay their respects to Bush, including former presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton, former first ladies Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton, and current first lady Melania Trump.
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Swipe for the week in pictures
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A boy walks along a damaged street in a suburb of Damascus, Syria. (@omarsanadiki / @reuters)
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A devotee, dressed as the Hindu god Shiva, looks out from a window as he waits to perform during a festival to celebrate the Bengali new year in #India. (Jayanta Day / @reuters)
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A man surveys the damage to his grandmother’s house in Greensboro, North Carolina after a tornado ripped through the neighborhood. (@chuckliddy / TNS via Zuma Press)
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An 11-year-old girl, who had part of her arm chopped off by militiamen when they attacked her village, stands with her sister in an Internally Displaced Camp in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. (Goran Tomasevic / @reuters)
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A zookeeper uses a puppet to imitate a bird parent as it feeds a baby magpie in #Prague. (@divizna / @epaphotos)
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Palestinian protesters burn tires during clashes near the border with #Israel east of #Gaza City on Friday.
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Israeli soldiers firing Friday from across a border fence killed four #Palestinians, including a 15-year-old boy, and wounded more than 150, health officials said, as several thousands of people in blockaded Gaza staged a fourth round of weekly protests on the border with Israel.
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📷 Mohammed Saber / @epaphotos

Judge Sarah Ritterhoff Williams embraces student Attie French after finding her in the crowd at First Baptist Church while looking for her own daughter following a shooting at Forest High School in #Ocala, Florida, on Friday.
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Panic and fear gripped another #Florida school when a gunman opened fire, wounding one student before being taken into custody on a day planned for a national classroom walkout to protest gun violence.
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📷 Alan Youngblood / Star-Banner via @apnews

Blooming wild bluebells form a carpet in the Hallerbos, also known as the "Blue Forest," near #Halle, #Belgium, on Friday.
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📷 Yves Herman / @reuters

Sen. Tammy Duckworth arrives at the #USCapitol with her 10-day-old daughter Thursday, one day after the #Senate voted to allow babies onto the chamber's floor.
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@senduckworth took a brief break from her maternity leave and headed to the Capitol to cast her vote in opposition to a controversial nomination. Her appearance was the second time she has made history in as many weeks. On April 9, Duckworth became the first #senator to give birth while in office.
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📷 @frankthorpv / @NBCNews

Hercules the #horse and his rider Tyrone cool down Thursday in the sea in #Blackpool, #England. Thursday is expected to be the hottest day of the year so far in Britain.
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📷 Peter Byrne/ @PA via @apnews
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Former President George W. Bush spoke about his last interactions with his mother, Barbara Bush, and her continuing sense of humor during a tribute to the former first lady at the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas.
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The wife of fallen Israeli soldier Moshe Saadi places his favorite shirt on his gravestone during #MemorialDay in #Jerusalem on Wednesday.
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📷 @abirsultan / @epaphotos

Skiers leave trails of light in their paths at the start of the Glacier Patrol race with #Matterhorn mountain in the distance in Stafel, #Switzerland, on Tuesday. The racers will traverse 33 miles along the Swiss-Italian border over five days from Zermatt to Verbier.
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📷 @vflpix / Keystone via @apnews

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