Photos of the Week (03/10/19)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Residents retrieve personal items from the damaged home where they survived a tornado a day earlier, in Alabama. Photograph: David Goldman/AP

2) A house with an X painted on it is seen across a hillside of wreckage after deadly back-to-back tornadoes, in Beauregard, Alabama, March 4.  Photo: REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

3) U.S. Senator Martha McSally (R-AZ) speaks during a Senate Armed Subcommittee hearing on preventing sexual assault where she spoke about her experience of being sexually assaulted in the military on Capitol Hill in Washington. Earlier in the hearing, McSally said she had been raped by a superior officer and felt “horrified” by how her experiences were handled. Photo: REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

4) President Donald Trump hugs the American flag as he arrives to speak at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Oxon Hill, Maryland, on March 2, 2019. Photo: Carolyn Kaster / AP

5) President Donald Trump welcomes the 2018 NCAA FCS college-football champions, the North Dakota State Bison, to the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., with McDonald’s and Chick-fil-A fast food on March 4, 2019. Photo: Carolyn Kaster / AP

6) A group of Central American migrants prepares to surrender to U.S. Border Patrol agents south of the U.S.-Mexico border fence in El Paso, Texas, on March 6, 2019. Photo: Lucy Nicholson / Reuters

7) A feminist activist shouts into a microphone during a rally for gender equality and women’s rights in St. Petersburg, Russia, on March 8, 2019, as International Women’s Day is celebrated around the world.  Photo: Olga Maltseva / AFP / Getty

8) The former NBA basketball player Yao Ming, a delegate to the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), towers over other delegates as they arrive at the Great Hall of the People to attend the opening session of the CPPCC in Beijing on March 3, 2019. Photo:Andy Wong / AP

9) This long exposure photograph shows a series of lightning strikes over Santa Barbara, seen from Stearns Wharf in the city’s harbor. Photograph: Mike Eliason/Santa Barbara County Fire Department/AP

10) A rainwater reservoir overflows into a fan-shaped waterfall in Guilin, Guangxi, China, on March 5, 2019. Photo: Barcroft Media via Getty

11) A child dressed as the pope cries during the weekly Angelus prayer at St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican on March 3, 2019. Photo: Tiziana Fabi / AFP / Getty

12) 6-year-old Joan Stiltner of Chicago helps hold a ball for Chicago White Sox left fielder Joel Booker to autograph before the team’s spring-training baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers in Glendale, Arizona, on March 7, 2019. Photo: Sue Ogrocki / AP

13) The jockey Harry Kimber is momentarily trapped under his mount, West Chinnock, after a fall (both the horse and jockey were okay) at the last hurdle at Wincanton Racecourse in England on March 7, 2019. Photo: Alan Crowhurst / Getty

14) An Old English sheepdog is groomed during the second day of the Crufts dog show in Birmingham, England, on March 8, 2019. Photo: Hannah Mckay / Reuters

15) In Frankfurt, Germany, Jenny, a 22-year-old Arab mare, inspects a baby. The horse’s owner opens the stable door for her every day and she has a sign on her halter reading ‘My name is Jenny. I’ve not escaped, just taking a stroll.’ Photograph: Boris Roessler/AFP/Getty Images

16) In Cali, Colombia, a woman has fun with a pair of pigeons at the Boulevard of the River on the eve of International Women’s Day in Cali. Photograph: Ernesto Guzman Jr/EPA

17) A mural by Melbourne artist Cam Scale is seen painted on a grain silo in Devenish. Photograph: Quinn Rooney/Getty Images

18) Performers from the Vila Isabel samba school parade during Carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 4, 2019. Photo:Silvia Izquierdo / AP

19) The Orpheus Leviathan float, with smoke and fiber-optic lights, rolls down Napoleon Avenue in the 2019 Krewe of Orpheus parade in New Orleans, Louisiana, on March 4, 2019. Photo: Erika Goldring / Getty

20) In Schramberg, Germany, people ride homemade rafts down the Schiltach stream in a race as part of the town’s carnival celebrations. Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters

21) Kong and cast members bow during curtain call as the mayor’s office honors King Kong with a mayoral message and ceremonial street renaming at the Broadway Theatre in New York City on March 6, 2019.  Photo: Angela Weiss / AFP / Getty

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