The Chicago Cubs end their 108-year wait with a World Series win over the Cleveland Indians, civilians flee the destruction in Mosul, Cardinal Timothy Dolan does the can-can with the Rockettes, and more.
Iraqi security forces and Kurdish Peshmerga troops are now two weeks into their military campaign to root out Islamic State jihadists from the northern Iraqi city of Mosul. As government forces entered the strategic city, retreating ISIS soldiers have lit fire to the surrounding oil fields, scorching the sky above.
Participants march up Sixth Avenue in costume at the 43rd annual Halloween Parade on October 31, 2016, in New York City. Thousands participate in the parade which features traditional and non-traditional costumes, dancers, giant puppets and music.
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama invited kids into the East Room of the White House on October 31, 2016, for the final Halloween party of the Obama presidency. The first couple hosted local children and children of military families for trick-or-treating at the White House.
Master carver Hugh McMahon chiseled the faces of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump into a giant 250-pound pumpkin as New York City decked out the streets with clowns and zombies in preparation of Halloween.
Israeli and Palestinian women with "Women Wage Peace" seek a political agreement between the Israelis and Palestinians as they marched past the Jerusalem home of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Qasr al-Yahud near the Jordan River in the West Bank on October 19, 2016.
President Barack Obama welcomes Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to the White House with an official arrival ceremony on the South Lawn on October 18, 2016. Later today the Obama's will host their final state dinner featuring celebrity chef Mario Batali and singer Gwen Stefani performing after dinner.
Chef Mario Batali's dinner menu is shown during a preview in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., on October 17, 2016. President Barack Obama will host a state visit by Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and his wife, Agnese Landini, on October 18, 2016.
A Roman soldier attending Comic Con wants to "Make Rome Great Again," the Chicago Cubs are one step closer to the World Series, Al Gore returns to politics to campaign for the votes of millennials, and more.
Israeli police secure the scene of a terror shooting attack near police headquarters on Ammunition Hill, Jerusalem, Israel, on October 9, 2016. A Palestinian opened fire from a car killing a police and a woman, and wounding six others. The terrorist, Mousabah Abu Sabih, 39, a full Israeli citizen from Silwan in east Jerusalem was shot dead by police after a shootout.
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