Photos of the week: 2/10 - 2/17

Photos of the week: 2/10 - 2/17
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Photos of the week: 2/10 - 2/17
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (L) is greeted by greets U.S. President Donald Trump in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 13, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque - TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 15: Ashton Kutcher, Actor and Co-Founder of Thorn: Digital Defenders of Children, blows Sen. John McCain a kiss after he commented on how Kutcher looks better in person than he does on film during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Ending Modern Slavery: Building on Success at Dirksen Senate Office Building on February 15, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Paul Morigi/WireImage)
VERONA, ITALY - FEBRUARY 14: A couple take a picture of the wall covered by padlocks of the house of Juliet during 'Verona in Love' on February 14, 2017 in Verona, Italy. Verona in Love, now in it's 13th edition, is a 4 day event that takes place in Verona, inspired by William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. (Photo by Awakening/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - This aerial picture taken on February 10, 2017 shows a woman cleaning the village square after firecracker were set off as part of the 'beat the Buddha' celebration in Yuxi village. Villagers in Chinas eastern Fujian province have a unique way of worshipping Buddha: they beat a rock statue of the diety to wish for a good new year and an abundant harvest. The religious ceremony held Friday in Yuxi village is one of many in the run-up to the traditional Lantern Festival, which falls on February 11 this year. / AFP / Johannes EISELE (Photo credit should read JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)
OMSK, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 13, 2017: A panoramic view of the city hit by severe frost. Dmitry Feoktistov/TASS (Photo by Dmitry Feoktistov\TASS via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 15: Rumor the German Shepard, winner of 'Best in Show' at the Westminster Kennel Club 141st Annual Dog Show, poses for a photo at One World Observatory on February 15, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Matthew Eisman/Getty Images)
BOSTON, MA - FEBRUARY 13: A woman and her grandchilden sled on Boston Common following a winter storm February 13, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. Another winter storm has brought heavy snow and wind to the region. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
BERLIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 17: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau walks through the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, also called the Holocaust Memorial on February 17, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is visiting Germany for his first official visit after delivering a speech during a plenary session at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France consisting of a pro-trade pitch to a conflicted Europe. (Photo by Steffi Loos/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 15: U.S. President Donald Trump (R) and Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) shake hands following a joint news conference at the East Room of the White House February 15, 2017 in Washington, DC. President Trump hosted Prime Minister Netanyahu for talks for the first time since Trump took office on January 20. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 14: A man walks down a street in the Jackson Heights neighborhood with a large Latino immigrant population on February 14, 2017 in the Queens borough of New York City. A series of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raids throughout the New York City area last week has sent fears of deportations throughout New York's heavily immigrant communities. According to a 2013 study by the City Planning Commission, nearly 40% of the city's population of 8.2 million is foreign-born. During his campaign President Donald Trump stated that he would deport those with a criminal conviction and in America illegally. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - FEBRUARY 15: Members of the public look on as smoke and fire light up on February 15, 2017 in Christchurch, New Zealand. A wind change has caused homes near the Port Hills fires to be evacuated, with firefighters saying the situation is highly volatile. One person has died, and buildings, vehicles and forestry have been destroyed from the Port Hills fires, which have been raging since Monday afternoon. (Photo by Kai Schwoerer/Getty Images)
The Mount Sinabung volcano spews smoke and ash as seen from Karo district in North Sumatra province on February 11, 2017. Activity levels have increased in the past week, with Sinabung shooting hot ash clouds into the sky dozens of times, according to the local volcano monitoring agency. / AFP / ATAR (Photo credit should read ATAR/AFP/Getty Images)
GAZA CITY, GAZA - FEBRUARY 15: A rainbow appears after a rainfall over Gaza City, Gaza on February 15, 2017. (Photo by Mustafa Hassona/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
Water is released from the Lake Oroville Dam after an evacuation order was lifted for communities downstream from the dam in Oroville, California, U.S. February 16, 2017. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
California Department of Water Resources crews inspect and evaluate the erosion just below the Lake Oroville Emergency Spillway site after lake levels receded, in Oroville, California, U.S., February 13, 2017. Kelly M. Grow/ California Department of Water Resources/Handout via REUTERS 
A dead pilot whale lies on a sandbank after one of the country's largest recorded mass whale strandings, in Golden Bay, at the top of New Zealand's South Island, February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Anthony Phelps TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
TOPSHOT - Palestinians walk through a wet street after the rain as the sun sets over the Al-Shatee refugee camp in Gaza City on February 13, 2017. / AFP / MOHAMMED ABED (Photo credit should read MOHAMMED ABED/AFP/Getty Images)
A golden eagle grabs a flying drone during a military training exercise at Mont-de-Marsan French Air Force base, Southwestern France, February 10, 2017. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 13: Protesters with NYC Fight for $15 gather in front of a McDonalds to rally against fast food executive Andrew Puzder, who is President Donald Trump's nomination to lead the Labor Department on February 13, 2017 in New York City. Puzder's fast food business, including Hardee's and Carl's Jr., have a mixed record with workers, with many claiming him hostile to workers rights. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
A man who claimed to be from Sudan runs for the border after taking his family's passports from a U.S. border patrol officer as he was detained after his family crossed the U.S.-Canada border into Hemmingford, Canada, from Champlain in New York, U.S., February 17, 2017. REUTERS/Christinne Muschi TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 12: Recording artist Adele performs onstage during The 59th GRAMMY Awards at STAPLES Center on February 12, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for NARAS)
Joseph Kushner, grandson of U.S. President Donald Trump, looks out the window from the Oval Office of the White House while the President prepares to depart Washington, U.S., February 17, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A damaged spillway with eroded hillside is seen in an aerial photo taken over the Oroville Dam in Oroville, California, U.S. February 11, 2017. California Department of Water Resources/William Croyle/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe shakes hands with U.S. President Donald Trump (R) during their meeting in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 10, 2017. REUTERS/Jim Bourg TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

President Donald Trump has spent much of the past few days hosting other world leaders. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau all paid visits to the White House this week.

Elsewhere in politics, Prime Minister Trudeau took his first official trip to Germany, and actor Ashton Kutcher spoke to the Senate -- and blew a kiss to Senator John McCain.

Severe weather also made headlines this week, especially in California where residents in Oroville were forced to evacuate their homes as fears grew that the Oroville Dam could burst.

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

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