Photos of the Day - January 24, 2014
The Associated Press
Published: January 24, 2014 09:50PM
Updated: January 24, 2014 04:43PM
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Peter Mel catches a wave as Colin Dwyer, left, watches during the second heat of the first round of the Mavericks Invitational big wave surf contest Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, in Half Moon Bay, Calif. Mel is the defending champion of the event. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
A collection of some of the day's best newswire photos, from around the world.