Photos of the day Oct. 15, 2012
The Associated Press
Published: October 16, 2012 08:49AM
Updated: October 16, 2012 07:29PM
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Softbank Corp. President Masayoshi Son, left, and Sprint Nextel Corp. Chief Executive Dan Hesse shake hands during their joint press conference in Tokyo Monday, Oct. 15, 2012. Tokyo-based mobile carrier Softbank has reached a deal with Sprint to acquire 70 percent of the U.S. wireless company for $20.1 billion in the largest ever foreign acquisition by a Japanese company. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)

A collection of the best photos from around the world updated throughout the day Oct. 15, 2012.