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People shoot their guns at a shooting range near the Crossroads of the West Gun Show in Tucson, Ariz., on Jan. 15. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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An Egyptian army soldier tries to stop anti-government protesters as they walk toward Tahrir Square in Cairo on Sunday. Emilio Morenatti/AP hide caption

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