Photos of the week: 10/9 - 10/16

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A protester runs from tear gas fired by police at the end of a student march in Santiago, Chile, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015. Demonstrators marched to complain about delays in an education overhaul and ask President Michelle Bachelet to fulfill her campaign promise of free education. (AP Photo/Luis Hidalgo)
A child sits backdropped by hundreds of lit candles placed on steps during an event marking the international Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day in Bucharest, Romania, Thursday night, Oct. 15, 2014. Romania's infant mortality rate is more than double the European Union average, with one in 100 children not reaching their first birthday. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)
Mariz Anita Monsivaiz shows off the likeness of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton shaved on her head during a campaign event where Clinton spoke,, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
German federal police officers guide a group of migrants on their way after crossing the border between Austria and Germany in Wegscheid near Passau, Germany, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Youths hang from the rear bumper of a vintage American car as they play in a flooded street, after a heavy rain in Havana, Cuba, Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
A local woman burns dry grass by the Orthodox Church near the crash site of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in the village of Hrabove, eastern Ukraine, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015. The Dutch Safety Board is publishing its final report Tuesday into what caused Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 to break up high over Eastern Ukraine last year, killing all 298 people on board. (AP Photo/Mstyslav Chernov)
Family members of police officers who died in the line of duty touch the names of their loved ones during a rededication ceremony at the Police Memorial Wall in Battery Park, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015, in New York. Every year the New York Police Department holds a ceremony to honor officers who died in the line of duty in the past year. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
A protester kicks off a tear gas canister during clashes with Kosovo police in front of the central police station in Kosovo capital Pristina after the arrest of a prominent opposition politician Albin Kurti on Monday, Oct. 12, 2015. The main opposition parties have been protesting governmentâs recent EU-sponsored deal with authorities in Serbia that give Kosovoâs Serb minority greater rights in areas where they live. Albin Kurti, who is a leader of the nationalist Vetvendosje movement, set off a teargas canister inside Kosovoâs Parliament in an attempt to halt the proceedings. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)
People holding hands in prayer are reflected in a woman's sunglasses during the Washington Prayer Gathering, with members from churches across Washington, Maryland, and Virginia joining in prayer, Monday, Oct. 12, 2015, at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
A man holds a pre-constitutional flag during a demonstration for the unity of Spain as they celebrate a holiday known as "Dia de la Hispanidad" or Spain's Hispanic Day, in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, Oct. 12, 2015. The Monday holiday commemorates Christopher Columbus' arrival in the New World and is also Spain's armed forces day. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Runners participate in the Chicago Marathon, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Lali carries balloons to sell on a beach in Mumbai, India, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015. The United Nations General Assembly marks Oct. 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child, to recognize girlsâ rights and the unique challenges girls face around the world. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
A Cyprus policeman ropes down from a hovering helicopter to the sea surface during a joint Cyprus-US search and rescue exercise off the east Mediterranean islandâs southern coast, Friday, Oct. 16, 2015. The exercise involved a simulated maritime accident requiring the rescue of injured persons. This is the second such joint Cyprus-US rescue exercise this year. Cyprus eastern-most tip is less than 100 miles from Syriaâs coast and Cypriot authorities aim to turn the island into a search and rescue hub on Europeâs southeastern edge. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)
Two ponies eat on arable land as the sun sets on an autumn afternoon, in La Magdalena, near to Pamplona, northern Spain, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos)
Palestinian protesters run for cover from tear gas fired by Israeli soldiers during clashes on the Israeli border with Gaza in Buriej, central Gaza Strip, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/ Khalil Hamra)
The sun sets as Egyptians walk on the beach of Alexandria, Egypt, Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
Israeli policemen shine a light on the body of an attacker in Jerusalem, Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015. An Israeli woman was stabbed by an Arab and attacker was shot, the police spokesman said. (AP Photo/Dusan Vranic)
A photo of a child lays in the dirt on the last day of searching for mudslide victims in Cambray, a neighborhood in the suburb of Santa Catarina Pinula on the outskirts of Guatemala City, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015. Authorities are calling off the search for victims buried under the massive landslide that killed at least 280 people and left 70 missing. The National Disaster Reduction Commission said it will be up to the local government to decide if the disaster area is declared a gravesite. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
People gather at the site of the two explosions in Ankara, Turkey, to lay flowers for the victims, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015. The two suicide bombings in the capital came amid political uncertainty in the country â just weeks before Turkey's Nov. 1 election. (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)

This past week in news saw headlines ranging from severe weather in Cuba and California to the ongoing refugee crisis in Germany, the rededicating of the NYPD memorial in New York, and the completion of the Chicago Marathon. We also saw the observation of the International Day of the Girl Child, and a very dedicated citizen showing his support for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.

Click through the slideshow above for photos from all of these stories and more, and be sure to check back next weekend for the best photos from the next seven days.

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