Top photos of the day: Tuesday, September 9, 2014

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A spectator shoots a photo of the Supermoon with his cell phone camera from the top of Skinner Butte in Eugene, Ore. | AP Photo

Kanye West performs live for fans at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia. | Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images

Performance model walks the runway at the Edwing D’Angelo show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2015 at The Designer’s Loft in New York City. | Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/Getty Images

An Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga fighter prays near his position on the top of Mount Zardak, a strategic point taken 3 days ago, about 25 kilometres east of Mosul . Kurdish forces in the north have been bolstered by US strikes and took control of Mount Zardak, a strategic site that provides a commanding view of the surrounding area, a senior US officer said. | Getty Images


This Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 photo provided by Rachel Kirk shows smoke from a fire rising above Little Yosemite Valley near Yosemite National Park, Calif. About 100 Yosemite National Park visitors were evacuated from the top of Half Dome by helicopter Sunday when a wildfire that started weeks ago in the park’s backcountry grew unexpectedly to at least 700 acres, officials said. | AP


Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) leaves a press conference following a closed-door conference meeting at the Republican National Committee headquarters on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Former Vice President Dick Cheney addressed the Republican House members during their weekly caucus meeting, the first since their return from the summer recess. | Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Apple CEO Tim Cook announces the iPhone 6 during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts in Cupertino, California. Apple unveiled the Apple Watch wearable tech and two new iPhones, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. | Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn (R-OK) forms a circle with his fingers while asking witnesses about 30mm calibre ammunition that has been given to local law enforcement departments by the federal government during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing about the oversight of military equipment given to state and local police at the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. In the wake of the Ferguson, MO, police response to peaceful protests, senators on the committee were critical of the federal grant programs that allow local and state law enforcement agencies to buy armored vehicles, assult rifles, body armor and other military equipment. | Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

People watch a buffalo fighting activity during Mid-autumn Festival in Qiandongnan Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture, Guizhou province of China. | Getty Images

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