Photos of the week: 4/17 - 4/24

The news this week was dominated by huge stories, from the devastating migrant tragedy in the Mediterranean, to the scarily beautiful Calbuco volcano eruption in Chile. In the northeast United States, citizens dealt with extremes in weather, as well as extremes in emotions, especially in Baltimore where protesters mourned the loss of Freddie Gray.

Click through the slideshow above to see our selection of the best photos from these stories and more, and be sure to check back next week for the best photography and stories from the next seven days.

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