Photos of the week: 3/16 - 3/23

Photos of the week: 3/16 - 3/23
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Photos of the week: 3/16 - 3/23
Law enforcement personnel investigate the scene where the Texas bombing suspect blew himself up on the side of a highway north of Austin in Round Rock, Texas, U.S., March 21, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
MANCHESTER, NH - MARCH 19: U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and first lady Melania Trump watch as President Donald Trump, speaks to supporters, local politicians and police officers at an event at Manchester Community College on March 19, 2018 in Manchester, New Hampshire. Th president addressed the ongoing opioid crisis which has had a devastating impact on cities and counties across the nation. In Manchester overdoses through early March were up 23 percent from this time last year. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - A Mandrill monkey enjoys a spot of food in its enclosure in the Zoo Berlin on March 18, 2018. The German capital experienced a late icy blast and tempratures plummeted to sub zero as the spring was put on hold. / AFP PHOTO / Odd ANDERSEN (Photo credit should read ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)
SACRAMENTO, CA - MARCH 22: A young girl wears a shirt with an image of Stephon Clark during a Black Lives Matter demonstration inside Sacramento City Hall on March 22, 2018 in Sacramento, California. Hundreds of protesters staged a demonstration against the Sacramento police department after two officers shot and killed Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man, in the backyard of his grandmother's house following a foot pursuit on Sunday evening. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - MARCH 21: Friends, family, Florida International faculty and students mourn together during a vigil for victims of last week's pedestrian bridge collapse on March 21, 2018 in Miami, Florida. Six people lost their lives after a newly constructed pedestrian bridge collapsed onto Southwest Eighth Street. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
The Soyuz MS-08 spacecraft carrying the crew of astronauts Drew Feustel and Ricky Arnold of the U.S and crewmate Oleg Artemyev of Russia blasts off to the International Space Station (ISS) from the launchpad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, March 21, 2018. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Alexander Nix, CEO of Cambridge Analytica arrives at the offices of Cambridge Analytica in central London, Britain, March 20, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
Boys play outside a bakery in Dapchi, in the northeastern state of Yobe, Nigeria March 22, 2018. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
National Security Advisor H. R. McMaster leaves the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House campus March 16, 2018 in Washington, DC. / AFP PHOTO / Brendan Smialowski (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
LEONARDTOWN, MD - MARCH 20: A student from Great Mills High School is comforted be her guardians while being picked up at Leonardtown High School following a school shooting at Great Mills High School March 20, 2018 in Leonardtown, Maryland. Early reports indicate two students were wounded in the school shooting and the gunman died at the scene. Students from Great Mills High School were evacuated to nearby Leonardtown High School following the shooting. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Tina Chakma, a six-month-old baby girl plays in an improvised hammock inside her parents' house on the outskirts of Agartala, India, March 20, 2018. REUTERS/Jayanta Dey TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: A abseiling team clean the windows on the new tower at Westminster Abbey on March 20, 2018 in London, England. The first new major architectural addition to the Abbey since 1745, the tower will allow visitors to reach the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Galleries when they open in June 2018. (Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images)
Stephon Clark, 22, is visible on the ground after two police officers (L) shot him, in this still image captured from police aerial video footage released by Sacramento Police Department, California, U.S., on March 21, 2018. Courtesy Sacramento Police Department/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A man stands in front of a screen showing a live broadcast from polling stations during the presidential election, at the headquarters of Russia's Central Election Commission in Moscow, Russia March 18, 2018. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin
Moshe Haelion, a 93-year old Jewish survivor of the Holocaust, takes part in a memorial marking the 75th anniversary of the first deportation of Jews from Thessaloniki to Auschwitz, in Thessaloniki, Greece, March 18, 2018. REUTERS/Alexandros Avramidis TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Syrian Army soldiers stand next to a military tank, at the city limits of Harasta, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta, Syria March 22, 2018. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Kaba Bitika Marie, 19 months, an internally displaced and severely acute malnourished child receives medical attention at the Presbyterian hospital in Dibindi zone of Mbuji Mayi in Kasai Oriental Province in the Democratic Republic of Congo, March 16, 2018. Picture taken March 16, 2018. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya
Britain's Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge meet wheelchair basketball players, some of whom hope to compete in the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, during their visit to the Copper Box in the Olympic Park in Stratford, London, Britain, March 22, 2018. Chris Jackson/Pool via Reuters TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
An aerial view shows a car driving along a forest road after snowfall outside Krasnoyarsk, Russia March 22, 2018. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Kosovo opposition politicians release tear gas in parliament to obstruct a session in Pristina, Kosovo March 21, 2018. REUTERS/Laura Hasani TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
TOPSHOT - A photo taken on March 18, 2018, shows a Yemeni child looking out at buildings that were damaged in an air strike in the southern Yemeni city of Taez. / AFP PHOTO / Ahmad AL-BASHA (Photo credit should read AHMAD AL-BASHA/AFP/Getty Images)
Storks that were saved by Bulgarian farmer Safet Ismail are pictured in the village of Zaritsa, Bulgaria, March 21, 2018. Dozens of people from villages in north-eastern Bulgaria took storks to their houses as a lot of the birds got injured due to freezing temperatures and snowfalls in the area over the last few days. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
KINGUSSIE, SCOTLAND - MARCH 20: (EDITOR'S NOTE: Alternative crop of image #934971264) The Highland Wildlife Park female polar bear and her new cub walk around their enclosure on March 20, in Kingussie, Scotland. The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland announced in January that its female polar bear Victoria gave birth at Highland Wildlife Park to the first cub to be born in the UK for 25 years. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
US First Lady Melania Trump laughs alongside winners of the 2018 International Women of Courage Award, including Godelieve Mukasarasi (L) of Rwanda, Aliyah Khalaf Saleh (C) of Iraq and Sister Maria Elena Berini (2nd R) of Italy, during the Award Ceremony at the State Department in Washington, DC, March 23, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
DAMASCUS, SYRIA - MARCH 22: Syrian children injured in Assad Regime's ongoing attacks on Zamalka neighborhoods of the Eastern Ghouta region, receive medical treatment at a hospital in Damascus, Syria on March 22, 2018. (Photo by Khaled Akacha/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - Members of the Syrian civil defence search for survivors in the aftermath of an air strike in the rebel-held town of Harem in the northwestern Idlib province on March 22, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Aaref WATAD (Photo credit should read AAREF WATAD/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 21: People sled on the grounds of the U.S. Capitol March 21, 2018 in Washington, DC. An early spring storm brought several inches of snow to the East Coast, the fourth nor'easter in recent weeks. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie attends an event at the Frontline Club on March 20, 2018 in London, England. British authorities are seeking a court order to search the offices of the data mining and political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica. The company allegedly used the information of 50 million Facebook users in order to influence the 2016 US Presidential election. (Photo by Jack Taylor/Getty Images)
Brown-headed spider monkey baby Smiley Hope sits on the arm of its keeper at its enclosure at the zoo of Osnabrueck, northwest Germany, on March 20, 2018. As its mother cannot care for the baby, it is reared by hand. Brown-headed spider monkeys are threatened by extinction. / AFP PHOTO / dpa / Friso Gentsch / Germany OUT (Photo credit should read FRISO GENTSCH/AFP/Getty Images)
State Department workers applaud outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson as he walks out the front door of the State Department in Washington, U.S., March 22, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
TOPSHOT - A house completely covered by ice and icicles is pictured on the coast at Faxe Bay, South of Copenhagen,on March 19, 2018, as temperatures remain around zero degrees celsius. / AFP PHOTO / Ritzau Scanpix / Mads Claus Rasmussen / Denmark OUT (Photo credit should read MADS CLAUS RASMUSSEN/AFP/Getty Images)
FLEETWOOD, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: A decommissioned fishing boat sits in the Jubilee Dock at Fleetwood, once the third biggest fishing port in Britain on March 20, 2018 in Fleetwood, England. British Members of the British fishing industry are disappointed that they will not regain full control over the country's fishing waters on Brexit day, 29 March, 2019. Environment Secretary Michael Gove has said that the UK will regain full control over the country's fishing waters for the first time in 40 years after December 2020. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
ZAOZHUANG, CHINA - MARCH 18: A child gets a haircut on the Longtaitou Festival on March 18, 2018 in Zaozhuang, Shandong Province of China. As a traditional custom, Chinese people get a haircut to pray for luck on Longtaitou Festival. In the ancient legend, 'dragon rose his head' (or Longtaitou) to welcome rain on the 2nd day of the second month of lunar calendar. (Photo by VCG via Getty Images)
Jeremiah Kimathi, one of the dedicated rhino care givers at the ol-Pejeta conservancy, walks among head stones that mark the graves of rhinos that were killed or died of other causes on March 20, 2018 in Nanyuki, north of capital Nairobi. Sudan, the last male northern white rhino, has died in Kenya at the age of 45, after becoming a symbol of efforts to save his subspecies from extinction, a fate that only science can now prevent. / AFP PHOTO / TONY KARUMBA (Photo credit should read TONY KARUMBA/AFP/Getty Images)
A teenager dives into the polluted water of Manila Bay ahead of World Water Day in Binondo, Metro Manila, Philippines March 21, 2018. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
INGOLSTADT, GERMANY - MARCH 21: Museum workers prepare a representation of what museum officials claim is the world's biggest discovered winged dinosaur prior to its exhibition at the Altmuehltal Dinosaur Museum on March 21, 2018 in Denkendorf, Germany. Bones of the dinosaur were found in the Transylvanian region of Romania and the museum has dubbed the creature 'Dracula.' The species of the dinosaur is so far unnamed, though it is part of a class of flying dinosaurs called Pterosaurs and is approximately 66 million years old. The wingspan of the reconstructed pterosaur measures 12 meters and when standing the creature measures three and a half meters in height. Original bones of the pterosaur are displayed in a separate display cabinet at the museum. Whether this new species could actually fly is unclear. (Photo by Andreas Gebert/Getty Images)
TV host Farid Pina poses for a picture wearing his Mexican Pointy Boots in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico March 16, 2018. Picture taken March 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
SCHLEIFE, GERMANY - MARCH 17: Petra Nakoinz paints an Easter egg during the annual Sorbian Easter egg market at the Sorbian cultural center on March 17, 2018 in Schleife, Germany. Sorbians are a Slavic minority in eastern Germany who speak a language closely related to Czech and Polish. The Sorbian cultural calendar is rich in folklore, particularly at Easter in the Saxon region of Lower Lusatia. (Photo by Steffi Loos/Getty Images)
Visitors takes a selfie with the Salto do Rio Preto waterfall in Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park in Alto Paraiso, Brazil March 17, 2018. Picture taken March 17, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
A girl photographs a puppy playing in a window display of Saks Fifth Avenue, promoting pet adoption on the occasion of National Puppy Day, in New York, U.S., March 23, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

The wave of package bombings around Austin, Texas came to an end this week after the suspect blew himself up on the side of a highway. Mark Anthony Conditt confessed to the string of explosions that killed two people and injured five others in a 25-minute video found on his cell phone. Texas Home School Association President Tim Lambert said Conditt was raised in a Christian home and "reportedly walked away from his faith several years ago."

Other major headlines of the week included President Trump replacing national security adviser H.R. McMaster, a deadly shooting at a Maryland high school and more fallout from the data scandal involving Facebook and the political research group linked to Trump's campaign, Cambridge Analytica

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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