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24 hours through the lens

Updated 6:02 PM ET, Tue September 11, 2012
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Two fans fight during the season opener of an NFL football game between the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on Monday, September 10, in Oakland, California. The Chargers won the game 22-14. Getty Images
A Syrian refugee girl peeks through a hole in a tent at the Zaatri refugee camp near the Jordanian border with Syria, on Tuesday, September 11. The number of refugees who have fled Syria has reached more than 250,000, the United Nations said, calling the humanitarian problems sparked by the civil war "our biggest crisis". AFP/Getty Images
Nepalese people put out a fire lit by student activists Tuesday during a protest against the hike in the fuel price in Kathmandu and demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai. Student groups have threatened to call a general strike in Kathmandu on Wednesday. AFP/Getty Images
A schoolgirl in Utrecht fills her ballot for the "Children Elections," held in many Dutch schools on Tuesday, in a voting booth to be used in Wednesday's Dutch parliamentary elections. The People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD) and the Labour Party (PVDA) are going head to head in a campaign dominated by the financial crisis in Europe and the role of the European Union. Getty Images
A Pakistani boy enjoys the monsoon rain in Karachi on Tuesday. At least 78 people have been killed and dozens more injured in torrential rains and flash floods over the past three days, a government spokesman said. AFP/Getty Images
Berry Henson of the United States celebrates a shot during the pro-am event ahead of the Yeangder Tournament Players Championship at Linkou lnternational Golf and Country Club on Tuesday in Taipei, Taiwan. Asian Tour via Getty