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Sunday in Pictures: January 3

See some of today's best news pictures.

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Kenneth Gangnes of Norway takes 3rd place during the FIS Nordic World Cup Four Hills Tournament in Innsbruck, Austria.

Stanko Gruden/Agence Zoom / Getty Images
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Protesters march on Court Avenue in support of an Oregon ranching family facing jail time for arson in Burns, Ore., Saturday, Jan. 2.

READ: Protesters Occupy Oregon Wildlife Refuge HQ

 

Les Zaitz / The Oregonian via AP
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A costumed participant parades during celebrations of "La Vijanera" carnival in Silio, Cantabria province, Spain.
CESAR MANSO / AFP - Getty Images
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Cold weather enthusiasts, or 'Walruses', swim in the Wistula river as temperatures fell to minus 15 degrees Celsius, near the Wawel Castle in Krakow, Poland.
JACEK BEDNARCZYK / EPA
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A man carries a child as they try to reach a shore after falling into the sea while disembarking from a dinghy near the Greek island of Lesbos.
Santi Palacios / AP
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Iranian protesters set fire to the Saudi Embassy in Tehran during a demonstration against the execution of prominent Shiite Muslim cleric Nimr al-Nimr by Saudi authorities, on Jan. 2.

READ: Iran Slams Saudi Arabia's Execution of Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr as Backlash Mounts

MOHAMMADREZA NADIMI / AFP - Getty Images
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Nitza Bakal, mother of Alon Bakal, center, who was killed when a gunman opened fire at a bar in Tel Aviv on Friday, mourns over his body during his funeral in Carmiel, northern Israel, Sunday, Jan. 3. Israeli police are on "heightened alert" as they continue the manhunt for a gunman who killed two people and wounded several others Friday when he opened fire at a bar in Tel Aviv.
Ariel Schalit / AP
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A member of the Hindu nationalist Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) or the National Volunteers Association keeps watch from the top of a tree as others sit on the ground during their daylong camp on the outskirts of Pune, Maharashtra state, India.
Rafiq Maqbool / AP
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Bahraini protesters are seen through a locked gate as they carry pictures of Saudi Shiite cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr during a demonstration against his execution by Saudi Arabia, on Jan. 3 in Daih, Bahrain.
Hasan Jamali / AP
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Visitors look at a 24m x 25m (wide) image of two monkeys to celebrate the "Year of the Monkey" from the Chinese zodiac at the Hitachi Seaside Park in Hitachinaka, Japan.

GALLERY: Yesterday in Pictures

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