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Today in Pictures: April 9

See Saturday's 10 best news photos.

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Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman John Jaso reaches but can't catch a foul ball against fans from Cincinnati Reds' Eugenio Suarez in the fifth inning of a baseball game in Cincinnati.

John Minchillo / AP
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A man takes a picture of Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT) and his wife Jane at the Van Dam diner in the Queens borough of New York City.
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Syrian children run with balloons past heavily damaged buildings in the neighborhood of Jobar, on the eastern outskirts of the Syrian capital Damascus.

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Costumed runners ran through the mud during the Barjot Fun Run in Biere, Switzerland. Over 1,500 people participate in the race which included 29 different obstacles.

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Runners climb the "hump" of the Seven Mile Bridge in the Florida Keys during the Seven Mile Bridge Run near Marathon, Fla. The race was initiated in 1982 marked the completion of a federally funded program to build the bridge and 36 other spans for the Florida Keys Overseas Highway.

Andy Newman / Florida Keys News Bureau via AP
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Volunteers paint the border fence between the United States and Mexico to give the illusion of transparency during the "Borrando la Frontera" (Erasing the Border) Art Project in Mexicali, Mexico.

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Brian Hughes is unseated from Urban Hymn in The Gaskells Waste Management Handicap Hurdle Race during the 2016 Crabbie's Grand National Steeple Chase at Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool, England.

Laurence Griffiths / Getty Images
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry meets with military personnel at Resolute Support Headquarters in Kabul.

JONATHAN ERNST / Pool via AFP - Getty Images
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An Iraqi soldier inspects a tunnel as he holds a position on the frontline the town of Kharbardan, located 6 miles south of Qayyarah, during military operations to recapture the northern Nineveh province from Islamic State group's jihadists. Iraqi army troops and allied paramilitary fighters on March 24 launched a major offensive aimed at retaking the northern Nineveh province, the capital of which, Mosul, is the main hub of IS in Iraq.

SAFIN HAMED / AFP - Getty Images
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A refugee holds an umbrella as he tries to set a fire during rainy weather at a makeshift camp in the northern border village of Idomeni. A plan to send back migrants from Greece to Turkey sparked demonstrations by local residents in both countries days before the deal brokered by the European Union is set to be implemented.

BULENT KILIC / AFP - Getty Images