Photos of the week: 1/26 - 2/2

Photos of the week: 1/26 - 2/2
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Photos of the week: 1/26 - 2/2
American student Otto Warmbier's parents Fred and Cindy Warmbier cry as U.S. President Donald Trump talks about the death of their son after his arrest in North Korea during the State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. January 30, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis
A Syrian refugee child plays before the arrival of actor Angelina Jolie, UNHCR Special Envoy, at the Al Zaatri refugee camp, in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria, January 28, 2018. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
60th Annual Grammy Awards ? Show ? New York, U.S., 28/01/2018 ? Kesha (C) is joined by a multitude of singers as they perform "Praying." REUTERS/Lucas Jackson TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Randall Margraves (L) lunges at Larry Nassar, (wearing orange) a former team USA Gymnastics doctor who pleaded guilty in November 2017 to sexual assault charges, during victim statements of his sentencing in the Eaton County Circuit Court in Charlotte, Michigan, U.S., February 2, 2018. Picture 1 of 10 in series. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - JANUARY 30: (EDITORS NOTE: Image was created as a still grab taken from video.) Cape Town residents queue to refill water bottles at Newlands Brewery Spring Water Point on January 30, 2018 in Cape Town, South Africa. Diminishing water supplies may lead to the taps being turned off for the four millions inhabitants of Cape Town on April 16 2018, known locally as Day Zero. Water will be restricted from 87 litres per day to 50 litres as temperatures reach 28 degrees later this week. Politicians are blaming each other and residents for the deepening crisis. (Photo by Morgana Wingard/Getty Images)
ZHENGZHOU, CHINA - JANUARY 27: A rhesus monkey looks at the snow at Zhengzhou Zoo on January 27, 2018 in Zhengzhou, Henan Province of China. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)
An Amtrak passenger train carrying Republican members of the U.S. Congress from Washington to a retreat in West Virginia is seen after colliding with a garbage truck in Crozet, Virginia, U.S. January 31, 2018. Justin Ide/Crozet Volunteer Fire Department/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY.
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his first State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress inside the House Chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 30, 2018. REUTERS/Win McNamee/Pool TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Young boys swim in a road under repair in Tondo district, metro Manila, Philippines February 1, 2018. REUTERS/Dondi Tawatao TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Michigan State University student Isabella Ndlebe stops to look at "The Rock" painted with the names of assault victims of Larry Nassar, a former team USA Gymnastics doctor who pleaded guilty in November 2017 to sexual assault, in East Lansing, Michigan, U.S., February 1, 2018. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Co-handler John Griffiths holds Punxsutawney Phil for the crowd gathered at Gobbler's Knob on the 132nd Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, U.S. February 2, 2018. REUTERS/Alan Freed TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
PERTH, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 31: Photo Illustration showing people with bicycles taking photos of the Super moon on January 31, 2018 in Lancelin, Australia. Last seen from Australia in December 1983, a Super Blue Blood Moon is the result of three lunar phenomena happening all at once. Not only is it the second full moon in January, but the moon will also be close to its nearest point to Earth on its orbit, and be totally eclipsed by the Earth's shadow. (Photo by Paul Kane/Getty Images)
A Palestinian boy charges a mobile phone from batteries offered as a free service in his neighborhood which experiences power shortages, in Johr El-Deek in Gaza January 31, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Photographers take photos of Sid the Pug at a media preview event for the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in Manhattan, New York, U.S., January 30, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - FEBRUARY 01: Andy McAlindon and Culloden Battlefield campaigners protest outside the Scottish Parliament on February 1, 2018 in Edinburgh, Scotland. The group were demonstrating against the proposal of sixteen homes being built next to the historic Culloden Battlefield. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - JANUARY 31: In this handout image provided by Red Bull, Matt Hall of Australia flies in front of the skyline prior to the first stage of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship on January 31, 2018 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Joerg Mitter/Red Bull via Getty Images)
A boy looks through a telescope set up by astronomers before the start of a lunar eclipse in Jakarta, Indonesia January 31, 2018. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 30: U.S. House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and other House Democrats wear black as they participate in a photo-op at the U.S. Capitol prior to President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address January 30, 2018 in Washington, DC. House Democrats plan to show up in black when attending the State of the Union address this evening in support the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
VENICE, ITALY - JANUARY 30: Boats are stuck in low tide in a canal on January 30, 2018 in Venice, Italy. An exceptional low tide affected Venice this afternoon creating problems in transport and navigation. (Photo by Simone Padovani/Awakening/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 02: A six-page memo alleging misconduct by senior FBI officials investigating President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign was released to the public February 2, 2018 in Washington, DC. Assembled by Committee staff of House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA), the formerly classified memo alleging FBI misconduct was released to the public Friday with permission from President Donald Trump. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - Abu Rabih, 65, through the rubble with his eight-year-old grandson Yahya following air strikes by regime forces which hit the building where they live in Arbin, in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the Syrian capital Damascus, on February 1, 2018. Arbin is in the Eastern Ghouta region which has been under government siege since 2013. / AFP PHOTO / Amer ALMOHIBANY (Photo credit should read AMER ALMOHIBANY/AFP/Getty Images)
Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga take part in a graduation ceremony at the Zakho military academy in the Iraqi Kurdish town of Zakho, some 500 kilometres north of Baghdad, on January 30, 2018. Some four-hundred eighteen male and female Peshmerga fighters completed their military training and graduated from the academy. / AFP PHOTO / SAFIN HAMED (Photo credit should read SAFIN HAMED/AFP/Getty Images)
An Egyptian archaeological technician uses chemical injection to renovate a pharaonic bed with animal figures which belonged to The Golden King Tutankhamun, in the conservation centre of the Grand Egyptian Museum, on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt January 30, 2018. Picture taken January 30, 2018. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
People ride the world's longest zip-line over Ras al-Khamiah's Jabal Jais Mountain, UAE January 31, 2018. Picture taken January 31, 2018. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 28: (L-R) Beyonce, Jay-Z and Blue Ivy Carter attends the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Madison Square Garden on January 28, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for NARAS)
A Palestinian demonstrator prepares to hurl a burning tire at Israeli troops during clashes near the border with Israel in the southern Gaza Strip February 2, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A full moon rises behind blocks of flats in north London, Britain, January 31, 2018. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A three-day-old hippopotamus calf rests on the belly of its nine-year-old mother "Dashya" inside their pen at the Bannerghatta Biological Park on the outskirts of Bengaluru, India February 2, 2018. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
People ski in Oevreseter, Oslo, Norway February 2, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Fire victims sift through the ruins of their houses that were gutted by a fire in Paranaque, Metro Manila, Philippines February 2, 2018. REUTERS/Erik De Castro TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Children play football at what used to be a coal mine in Jerada, Morocco, January 20, 2018. Picture taken January 20, 2018. REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - JANUARY 30: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge hits the ball as she attends a Bandy hockey match with Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, where they will learn more about the popularity of the sport during day one of their Royal visit to Sweden and Norway on January 30, 2018 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - The Fuego volcano spews ash, as seen from the city of Alotenango in Sacatepequez departament, 65 km southeast of Guatemala City, on February 1, 2018. The Fuego volcano, located 35 kilometres southeast of the Guatemalan capital, increased its eruptive activity, spewing ash that reached several villages, civil protection reported. / AFP PHOTO / JOHAN ORDONEZ (Photo credit should read JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - North Korean defector Ji Seong-ho raises his crutches as he is recognized by US President Donald Trump during the State of the Union address at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on January 30, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Mandel NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - A white tiger looks on at the Alipore Zoological Garden in the Indian city of Kolkata on January 28, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Dibyangshu SARKAR (Photo credit should read DIBYANGSHU SARKAR/AFP/Getty Images)
A view shows peniche houseboats moored and the Eiffel Tower along the flooded banks of the River Seine after days of almost non-stop rain caused flooding in the country in Paris, France January 26, 2018. Picture taken January 26, 2018. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
Tourists ride camels as they visit the snow-covered desert at Mingsha Shan in Dunhuang, Gansu province, China January 29, 2018. Picture taken January 29, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. CHINA OUT. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
MUNICH, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 01: Martin Lacey Jr. during Circus Krone celebrates premiere of 'Hommage' at Circus Krone on February 1, 2018 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Hannes Magerstaedt/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - Palestinians run for cover from tear gas during clashes with Israeli soldiers in the village of Mugheer, about 25 kilometres northeast of the city of Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank on January 31, 2018, following the funeral of a young boy reportedly killed by Israeli forces the previous night. / AFP PHOTO / ABBAS MOMANI (Photo credit should read ABBAS MOMANI/AFP/Getty Images)
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JANUARY 31 : A man pulls his child's sledge during snowfall at the Kosygina Street in Moscow, Russia on January 31, 2018. (Photo by Sefa Karacan/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

The biggest story that started off the week was President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address on Tuesday. Trump urged Republicans and Democrats to work toward comprises on immigration. He also touted the record low African-American unemployment rate, which received no reaction from the Congressional Black Caucus. Rep. Joe Kennedy gave the Democratic Party's response and criticized the Trump administration for "targeting" laws that protect all Americans.

Other major headlines of the week included the release of a controversial memo from Rep. Devin Nunes that alleged anti-Trump bias in the FBI, a rare type of lunar eclipse called a "Super Blue Blood Moon" and an Amtrak train carrying lawmakers colliding with a garbage truck on the way to a GOP retreat. 

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

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