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13 November 2014
Last updated at 11:35
The world's tallest man meets the world's shortest man in London.
Chandra Bahadur Dangi, from Nepal (55cm, 21.5in), the shortest adult to have ever been verified by Guinness World Records, poses for pictures with the world's tallest man Sultan Kosen from Turkey (2.51m, 8' 9").
New York firefighters have rescued two workers stuck on collapsed cradle 69 storeys above the ground at the World Trade Center site in Manhattan.
Footage showed the workers rescued through a hole cut in one of the glass windows of One World Trade Center.
A giant pink condom has been put over a Sydney landmark, a heritage-listed obelisk in Hyde Park, as part of a new campaign to raise awareness about HIV.
Nilo, a 13-year-old ass from Basel, was rescued by firefighters at the weekend, after getting his hind legs stuck in piping.
An Post, the postal service in Ireland, has launched a new range of postage stamps featuring characters from classic computer games.
Typhoon Vongfong, the strongest storm to hit Japan this year, has made landfall injuring at least 30 in Okinawa. This picture was taken by Nasa astronaut Reid Wiseman.
A dog rides a wave in the large category during the Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach, California.
The donkeys, Napoleon and Antosia, who were separated because of an outcry over their lovemaking have been reunited at a zoo in Poland.
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