This day in photos: August 27, 2014

We have carefully selected an assortment of photos that illustrate what's been happening around the world, covering a variety of topics from sports and current events to celebrities, festivals and top news.

Today we're featuring the latest on the cease-fire agreement between the Israelis and Palestinians, the 2014 World Tango Championship, the Tomatina festival Spain, the massive waves in Southern California, the latest from the U.S. Open, and much more.

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Hamas, Israel finally agree to permanent truce
This cutie went on to become a worldwide star
ISIS militants mercilessly execute more
You will never guess which country this is
Miley's mystery date turns out to be a fugitive
Jada Pinkett Smith's sinister new TV role