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    2013 Spot News - First Place. A Pakistani man carrying a child rushes away from the site of a blast shortly after a car exploded in Peshawar, Pakistan, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. "Bomb Attack" Photo by Mohammad Sajjad / Associated Press.

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    2013 Sports Action - First Place. Sadie Bezzant is crushed by a sheep during the pre-rodeo entertainment of mutton busting during the Strawberry Days Rodeo on June 19, 2013 in Pleasant Grove, Utah. Photo by Patrick Smith / Freelance.

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    A Palestinian man kisses the hand of a dead relative in the morgue of Shifa Hospital in Gaza City, Nov. 18, 2012. "Last Kiss" Photo by Bernat Armangue / Associated Press

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    2013 Feature - First Place. Ariel Pedigo and her family relax outside grandmother Elizabeth Pedigo's home in Bowling Green on Thursday, September 26, 2013. Photo by Brian Powers / Freelance.

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    2013 Portrait/Personality - First Place. Soviet Jewish World War Two veteran Yaakov Vilkovich, 90, poses for a portrait at his house in the southern Israeli city of Ashdod. Vilkovich joined the Red Army in 1941, served in the 31st Army's infantry battalion and fought in the Battle of Berlin in 1945. He immigrated to Israel in 1998. "Veteran" Photo By Oded Balilty / Associated Press.

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    2013 Sports Feature - First Place. Southwestern high school cheerleaders, in class 2A - small, walk up to receive their second place trophy at the KHSAA Competitive Cheer Championships on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at E.A. Diddle Arena is Bowling Green, Ky. Photo by Jabin Botsford / Western Kentucky University.

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    2013 Chris Hondros Memorial International News. A Free Syrian Army fighter feeds a cat bread in the old city of Aleppo, Syria, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013. "Syria Civil War" This photo is part of a series. Photo by Andoni Lubaki / Associated Press.

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    2013 Pictorial - First Place. People watch fireworks from inside their hotel room windows along Point State Park on Light Up Night in downtown Pittsburgh on Friday, November 16, 2012. Light Up Night brings Christmas tree lighting ceremonies and other holiday festivities to the streets of the downtown, as well as fireworks shows over Pittsburgh's three rivers converging at Point State Park. Photo by Stephanie Strasburg / Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.

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    2013 News Picture Story - First Place. This photo is an excerpt from a picture story. A Bangladeshi rescuer looks out from a hole cut in the concrete at the site of a building that collapsed Wednesday in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Thursday, April 25, 2013. "Collapse" Kevin Frayer / Associated Press

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    2013 Sports Picture Story - First Place. This image is part of a picture story. LOUDON, NH - SEPTEMBER 22: Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, pits during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 22, 2013 in Loudon, New Hampshire. Photo by Patrick Smith / Freelance.