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A horse jumps during a rehearsal for a show of the Spanish Riding School at the Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 28 November 2014. The show premieres on 29 November.

Visitors walk inside the sculpture ‘Roots’ by Spanish artist Jaume Plensa during an unveiling ceremony at Toranomon Hills, one of Tokyo’s newest complex for global business and culture in Tokyo, Japan.

Bicycle designer Dieter `Didi` Senft (R) und his grandson Tom Eberling present the illuminated mobile Brandenburg Gate which is about seven meters high in Storkow, Germany. Accoring to Senft he installed around 6,000 LED lights.

Israeli-born US Lead Singer of the band `Kiss`, Gene Simmons greets the crowd at the Macy`s 88th Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, New York, USA, 27 November 2014. The annual parade, which began in 1924, features giant balloons of characters fro

Tourists are being warned with an electronic board message for snorting white heroin that is sold to them as cocaine at Thorbeckeplein in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 27 November 2014. Two British tourists were found dead in an Amsterdam hotel room after t

A protestor in wolf`s costume holding a lamb during a demonstration in front of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, 26 November 2014. They are drawing attention to the number of wolves that are roaming in the Vosges Mountains on the alsace-Lorr

US President Barack Obama pardons the National Thanksgiving Turkey named `Cheese` in the Grand Foyer of the White House in Washington DC, USA, 26 November 2014. This year`s turkey, `Cheese` and alternate `Mac`, both about 21.7 kg, were raised in Ohio and

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The Black Friday Stampede

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Bargain hunters crowd a Walmart to take advantage of their so-called `Black Friday` sales on Thanksgiving Day in Fairfax, Virginia USA, 27 November 2014.

The Black Friday across the world. Starting as a US tradition to mark the beginning of the Christmas shopping on the Friday after Thanksgiving, the campaign is slowly spreading across the world....

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