CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 21: Police officers face off with protestors on the I-85 (Interstate 85) during protests following the death of a man shot by a police officer on September 21, 2016 in Charlotte, NC. The protests began the previous night following the fatal shooting of 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott at an apartment complex near UNC Charlotte. (Photo by Sean Rayford/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton attends the Black Women's Agenda 39th Annual Symposium on September 16, 2016 in Washington, DC. / AFP / Brendan Smialowski (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
A view of a mangled dumpster at the site of an explosion that occurred on Saturday night in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York, USA, September 18, 2016. REUTERS/Justin Lane/Pool
Newborn white Bengal tiger cubs lie in a private zoo in Borysew near Lodz, Poland September 22, 2016. Picture taken September 22, 2016. Agencja Gazeta/Malgorzata Kujawka/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. POLAND OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN POLAND. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY?
Paramilitary policemen attend a military drill in Nanning, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China, September 21, 2016. Picture taken September 21, 2016. China Daily/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. CHINA OUT. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Residents survey an area damaged by a flash flood in Garut, West Java, Indonesia September 21, 2016 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Antara Foto/Adeng Bustomi/ via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. MANDATORY CREDIT. INDONESIA OUT. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Lifejackets that have been used by refugees to cross the sea to Europe are laid out in Parliament Square on September 19, 2016 in London, England. 2,500 lifejackets, worn by refugees during their crossing from Turkey to the Greek island of Chios, are displayed as the UN Migration Summit takes place in New York. The jackets represent the thousands of refugees who have died trying to reach Europe since 2015. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)
ESTERO, FL - SEPTEMBER 19: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives to speak during a campaign rally at the Germain Arena on September 19, 2016 in Estero, Florida. Trump is locked in a tight race against Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton in Florida as the November 8th election nears. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 21: Police and protesters carry a seriously wounded protester into the parking area of the the Omni Hotel during a march to protest the death of Keith Scott September 21, 2016 in Carolina. Scott, who was black, was shot and killed at an apartment complex near UNC Charlotte by police officers, who say they warned Scott to drop a gun he was allegedly holding. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 17: A NYPD bomb disposal robot carries an unexploded pressure cooker bomb to a bomb receptacle trailer on September 17, 2016 on West 27th Street in New York City. Another device had exploded earlier injuring 29 people on 23rd St. in Chelsea. (Photo by Lucien Harriot/Getty Images)
MUNICH, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 17: Night time view of the Oktoberfest during the opening day of the 2016 Oktoberfest beer festival in the Hofbraeu tent at Theresienwiese on September 17, 2016 in Munich, Germany. The 2016 Oktoberfest is taking place under heightened security due to fears over international terrorism. The fest will be open to the public through October 3. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
Israeli soldiers from the navy take part in a combined drill with a helicopter squadron, practicing the evacuation of a wounded person to land from a vessel in the Mediterranean Sea, off the coast of Ashdod, southern Israel September 19, 2016. Picture taken September 19, 2016. REUTERS/Amir Cohen TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Outgoing leader Nigel Farage (L) embraces new leader of the anti-EU UK Independence Party (UKIP) Diane James (R) as she is introduced at the UKIP Autumn Conference in Bournemouth, on the southern coast of England, on September 16, 2016. Diane James was announced as UKIP's new leader on September 16 to replace charismatic figurehead Nigel Farage. Farage made the shock decision to quit as leader of the UK Independence Party following victory in the referendum on Britain's membership of the European Union. / AFP / DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS (Photo credit should read DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)
A man takes out a quail from a net after catching it on a beach in Khan Younis, in the southern Gaza Strip September 20, 2016. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A car is reflected in a damaged window to a building after protests against the police shooting of Keith Scott, in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S. September 22, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Miczek TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
ASTON, PA - SEPTEMBER 22: Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump gestures to the crowd after speaking during a campaign rally at the Sun Center Studios September 22, 2016 in Aston, Pennsylvania. A national poll released yesterday shows Trump trailing Democratic rival Hillary Clinton by 6 points in a four-way matchup. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
A man walks through a camp for refugees and migrants in the Belgrade suburb of Krnjaca, Serbia, September 21, 2016. REUTERS/Marko Djurica TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Discover More Like This
BACK TO SLIDE
Much of this week's biggest news came from around the United States. In New York City and New Jersey, several bombs were planted and detonated leading to a manhunt, shootout and the eventual arrest of perpetrator, Ahmad Khan Rahami.
In North Carolina, protests erupted this week after the death of Keith Lamont Scott, a black man who was shot by police. A state of emergency has been declared for the city of Charlotte.
Elsewhere, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton continued their campaigns, a new leader took over the UK's Independence Party, and migrants in Greece continued to wait for asylum in abysmal conditions.
Click through the slideshow above for photos from these stories and more, and be sure to check back next weekend for our selection of the best photography from the coming days.