In Pictures

Day in pictures: 4 November 2014

Our selection of some of the best news photographs taken around the world during the past 24 hours.

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Image caption Former Florida Governor and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist (centre) heads out of the Mid-County Senior Center, during a campaign tour in Lake Worth.
Image copyright David Gray/reuters
Image caption A humpback whale and her calf breach together off the New South Wales coast at Mollymook Beach, to the south of Sydney.
Image copyright SEBASTIAN KAHNERT/epa
Image caption A woman walks along a tree-lined avenue in Stuttgart, Germany. The region is currently experiencing mild temperatures for the time of year, about 15C.
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Image caption Rowers practise ahead of the annual Water Festival on the Tonle Sap river in Phnom Penh. Cambodians will celebrate the Water Festival from 5-7 November.
Image copyright Nacho Doce/reuters
Image caption A couple kiss while holding their son as they pose for a portrait during Sao Paulo Fashion Week in Brazil.
Image copyright ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP
Image caption The Italian Air Force aerobatic unit Frecce Tricolori spreads smoke with the colours of the Italian flag over the Piazza Venezia in Rome as Italy celebrates National Unity Day and Armed Forces Day.
Image copyright ERIC PIERMONT/AFP
Image caption Unauthorised replicas of the Fifa World Cup trophy, confiscated by French customs, are seen at the postal sorting centre of Chilly Mazarin, near Paris, during a national day of counterfeit destruction.
Image copyright PAUL CROCK/AFP
Image caption Patrons cheer on the horses during an early race at Flemington Racecourse on day one of the Melbourne Cup in Australia.