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Whirled News In Photos — 7/17/06

… Touching Down @ Cape Canaveral

Ground crew and others watch as the Space Shuttle Discovery approaches the runway at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla., to complete mission STS-121 earlier today. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)

… Turning 88 in South Africa

Former South African President Nelson Mandela is helped to his car in this June 13 file photo. Mandela will celebrate his 88th birthday Tuesday privately with members of his family. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell)

… Smuggling eggs in Australia

In this undated photo released by the Australian Customs Service, an official shows the six eggs from endangered species that was discovered in a man’s underwear as he was preparing to fly to Bangkok. Wayne Frederick Floyd pleaded guilty in February to exporting regulated native specimens without a permit or exemption was fined 25,000 Australian dollars (US$20,000) today. (AP Photo)

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