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IN PHOTOS: A newborn white tiger cub and other offbeat pictures of the week

A two-month-old white tiger cub stands in its enclosure, on April 25, 2016, at a zoo in the city of Liberec, Czech Republic. Michal Cizek/AFP/Getty Images

A two-month-old white tiger born in a zoo in the Czech Republic highlights our selection of some of the best offbeat photos of the week.

Surya Bara, an eight-year-old white tiger, gave birth to four cubs in February and the little tigers were unveiled this week at a zoo in the city of f Liberec, Czech Republic.

Keeping with an animal theme, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry brought his dog Ben to an event to celebrate Take your Child to Work Day, in Washington D.C.

Oh, and a massive gray whale carcass had to be removed a California beach using a backhoe and a dump truck.

Have a look at our weekly roundup of some of the best offbeat, slice-of-life photos from around the world.

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry calms his dog Ben while being introduced during an event to celebrate Take Your Child to Work Day at the U.S. Department of State April 28, 2016 in Washington, DC. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images
Crews begin to remove a massive gray whale carcass from Southern California’s San Onofre State Beach in San Clemente, Calif., Thursday, April 28, 2016. Mark Rightmire/The Orange County Register via AP
Lightning illuminates the sky over the Marion County Courthouse in Kansas, Tuesday, April 26, 2016. AP Photo/Orlin Wagner
A police officer reacts during a clash with demonstrators during a protest against the proposed changes to France’s workweek and layoff practices, in Lyon on Thursday, April 28, 2016. AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani
A woman crosses a field covered with yellow flowers as the sun sets on a spring day in Unzue, near Pamplona, northern Spain on Thursday, April 28, 2016. AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos
A referee puts an ogre mask to make a baby, who is held by a college sumo wrestler, cry to win in the crying baby contest at Sensoji Buddhist temple in Tokyo, Friday, April 29, 2016. AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko
U.S. President Barack Obama looks through a virtual reality device at the booth of German automation company IFM electronics as he tours the Hanover industrial Fair in Germany on April 25, 2016. JimWatson/AFP/Getty Images

 

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