The day in photos

Oct. 9: Cops battle paint, colorful book fair, cookie monster

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A 1st century AD marble statue of Emperor Trajan towers over journalists visiting the exhibition 'Roma Caput Mundi (Rome Capital of the World) - Hegemony and Integration' during a preview for the media at the Colosseum in Rome, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012. The exhibition explores the political and cultural expansion of the Roman empire aiming to provide the general public with a multifaceted view of the Roman world. Over a hundred artifacts will be visible inside the Colosseum and the Roman Forum from Oct. 10, 2012 through March 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)
Photo by Domenico Stinellis
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