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Mourners gather around the grave of Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah at the Al-Oud cemetery in Riyadh. Foreign leaders gathered in the Saudi capital for the funeral of the ruler of the world's top oil exporter.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED MASHHUR / AFP/Getty Images

An armed member of the Shiite Huthi movement shouts slogans during a demonstration to support the movement's uprising, which has resulted in militants taking control of Sanaa, the Yemeni capital. Yemen faced a dangerous power vacuum after its president announced his resignation over a deadly standoff with Shiite militia controlling the capital and lawmakers called an emergency weekend session.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED HUWAIS / AFP/Getty Images

The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Blackfin suit up in tactical gear before a training exercise at dusk during a patrol mission along the Central Coast of California.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times

Firefighters battle a fire early Friday in Homestead, Pa. At least one of the five buildings that caught fire collapsed after the fire was reported about 4:30 a.m.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Darrell Sapp / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A man is silhouetted by a professional stage light panel at the Omez Lighting booth during the 2015 National Assn. of Music Merchants show at the Anaheim Convention Center.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

Musicians walk along the streets of Havana, Cuba. Cuban officials and the highest-level U.S. delegation to visit Havana in 35 years held landmark talks on reopening embassies, but both sides warned that normalizing ties would take time.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: -- / AFP/Getty Images

A general view of a 360-degree panorama display depicting the city of Dresden, Germany, in the aftermath of the Allied firebombing is shown during the press preview in Dresden. On February 13, 1945, only months before the end of World War II, British and U.S. bombers obliterated the historic city center, killing at least 25,000 people.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Matthias Rietschel / Getty Images

A flamingo hides its head in its feathers on a cold Friday at the zoo in Cologne, Germany.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Martin Meissner / Associated Press

Workmen wrap a big red bow on the birthplace of Robert Burns in Alloway, Scotland, during festivities marking the poet's 256th birthday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images

People attend a funeral service for two schoolteachers in Myitkyina, northern Myanmar. Myanmar said it would investigate the deaths of the two teachers, who activists said were raped and murdered by government troops. The battered bodies of the two women, ages 20 and 21, were found in a remote village in Shan state, where they were teaching children on behalf of the Kachin Baptist Convention.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: HKUN LAT / AFP/Getty Images

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, right, looks on as Australian actor Hugh Jackman poses for photos after they flipped a ceremonial switch to light the Empire State Building in flag colors to celebrate Australia Day in New York.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Bebeto Matthews / Associated Press

Roger Federer of Switzerland reacts during his third-round match against Andreas Seppi of Italy at the Australian Open tennis tournament at Melbourne Park in Australia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOE CASTRO / EPA

Orange County Fire Authority spokesman Steve Concialdi walks through the charred remains of a condo in San Juan Capistrano where a 3-year-old boy and his mother lost their lives.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christina House / For the Times

A dawn view of Park City, home of the Sundance Film Festival, photographed with a tilt-shift lens.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times

Officers watch the entrance to a federal courthouse in New York where opening statements are expected to begin in the trial of a man charged with conspiring in the 1998 bombings of two U.S. embassies in Africa. The attacks killed 224 people, including a dozen Americans.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Seth Wenig / Associated Press

New England Patriots Coach Bill Belichick reacts during a news conference about the NFL investigation of deflated footballs.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Elise Amendola / Associated Press

Bode Miller of the U.S. competes during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Men's Downhill in Kitzbuehel, Austria.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Alexis Boichard / Getty Images

A woman walks on the street after snowfall in Moscow.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MAXIM SHIPENKOV / EPA

A model presents a creation by Esther Perbandt at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin in Berlin.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TOBIAS SCHWARZ / AFP/Getty Images

Swiss police officers drag away an activist of the women's movement FEMEN in the security zone at the 45th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: LAURENT GILLIERON / EPA

Thousands of right-wing anti-Islamic protesters start to mass in the eastern German city of Leipzig, separated from counter demonstrators by a large contingent of riot police.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JENS SCHLUETER / AFP/Getty Images

Members of the Ahrar movement, a coalition of various Islamist groups, demonstrate at Talaat Harb Square in Cairo, after the release of ousted president Hosni Mubarak's two sons pending their retrial on corruption charges. The Ahrar movement is against the Muslim Brotherhood, military and remnants of Mubarak's former regime.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AFP/Getty Images

Children dressed in uniforms wait to enter their classroom at the Beichuan Red Army elementary school in China's Sichuan province. China's push to encourage more couples to have a second child after decades of restrictive family planning policies has fallen short of expectations in the first year.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FRED DUFOUR / AFP/Getty Images

Hyundai Motor Co. vehicles sit parked at a delivery center at the company's factory in this aerial photograph taken in Asan, South Korea. Hyundai is South Korea's largest automaker.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SeongJoon Cho / Bloomberg

Liana Hovhonnisyan enjoys the sunny weather and a walk around Los Angeles' Lincoln Park lake near a mural titled "The Wall -- Las Memorias." The mural is one of six that are part of a monument memorializing victims of AIDS.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

Orange County Fire Authority's public information officer, Steve Concialdi, walks through the charred remains of a condo where a 3-year-old boy died on Tuesday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christina House / For the Times

Thick haze hangs over Los Angeles late Tuesday afternoon. Temperatures are expected to warm up by the weekend.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Jet exhaust from Air Force One sends Marine Cpl. Chaz Sorensen's cap flying. President Obama was flying from Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland on Wednesday to Boise State University in Idaho, where he will discuss the themes from his latest State of the Union address.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jose Luis Magana / FR159526 AP

Youths jump into the Indian Ocean from Forodhani Gardens park in Stone Town, Zanzibar, on Wednesday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mosa'ab Elshamy / AP

A boy watches through a cloth barrier as Arab-Israeli women shout slogans during a rally in the southern Israeli Bedouin city of Rahat on Tuesday to condemn the deaths of 22-year-old Sami al-Jaar, who was killed last week during a local police drug raid and whose portrait is shown, and Sami al Zayadna, 47, who died during clashes two days ago.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MENAHEM KAHANA / AFP

Syrian men carry victims injured in a reported airstrike on the besieged town of Douma, northeast of the capital of Damascus on Wednesday. Rebel-held towns such as Douma face frequent aerial and tank bombardment and the siege means food is scarce and medical facilities are ill-equipped to handle either illness or injury.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SAMEER AL-DOUMY / AFP

Pope Francis poses for a woman's photograph during a general audience in the Paul VI hall.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MAURIZIO BRAMBATTI / ANSA

Friends, family and supporters of Kim Pham light memorial candles to mark the one-year anniversary of the nightclub brawl that led to the death of the 23-year-old Chapman University graduate in Santa Ana. Two women were sentenced to six years in prison for their part in the melee, which occurred at the now-shuttered Crosby Bar and Nightclub in downtown Santa Ana.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

Protesters stage a "die-in" demonstration before they start a march against racism in New York .

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JEWEL SAMAD / AFP/Getty Images

Spectators are caught in a reflection for the movie, "Selma," along the parade route of the 30th-annual Kingdom Day Parade honoring Martin Luther King Jr. in Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

Texas state troopers hold a meeting outside the Texas Capitol before the inauguration of Gov. Greg Abbott in Austin.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Eric Gay / Associated Press

Work continues in the aftermath of the bridge collapse on Interstate 75 in Cincinnati. The collapse killed a worker and injured a truck driver.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Liz Dufour / The Cincinatti Enquirer

''Tamborilleros'' in uniform march during "El Dia Grande," the main day of San Sebastian feasts in the Basque city. From midnight to midnight, marchers parade through the streets of San Sebastian playing drums and barrels in honor of their patron saint.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Alvaro Barrientos / Associated Press

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, second from right, and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, right, arrive to pay their respects at the site of the January shootings at the headquarters of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: IAN LANGSDON / EPA

Guests relax in a luxury outdoor hot tub at the igloo snow hotel on the Parsenn mountain above the town of Davos, Switzerland. World leaders, influential executives, bankers and policymakers will attend the 45th-annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos this week.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Chris Ratcliffe / Bloomberg

Models present creations by the label Schacky during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Berlin, Germany.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JENS KALAENE / EPA

Vladimir Bovrichev cries next to the body of his son Artiam, 4, killed in a Ukrainian army artillery strike, during his funeral on the outskirts of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine. At least three civilians were killed in shelling Tuesday in eastern Ukraine as fighting continued between government and rebel forces in the separatist-held city of Donetsk.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Manu Brabo / Associated Press

An image grab taken from video released by the Islamic State allegedly shows Japanese hostages Kenji Goto, left, and Haruna Yukawa with a black-clad militant brandishing a knife as he addresses the camera in English at an undisclosed location. Islamic State threatened to kill the hostages unless Tokyo pays a $200-million ransom within 72 hours.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AFP/Getty Images

People walk in front of the Holy Trinity Cathedral in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi, during a mass baptism ceremony on Epiphany. About 1,000 children were baptized by the Georgian Orthodox Church.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: VANO SHLAMOV / AFP/Getty Images

An electoral agent checks voter rolls as Zambians queue to cast their ballots for president in Lusaka. Polling opened in Zambia's tightly-contested vote to elect a president after a ruling party power struggle followed the death of Michael Sata in office last year.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: GIANLUIGI GUERCIA / AFP/Getty Images

Two female red-crowned cranes fight in the early morning cold at a winter feeding field in Tsurui, Hokkaido Island, Japan. The island of Hokkaido hosts a variety of rare animals.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: KIMIMASA MAYAMA / EPA

An image of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. is displayed Sunday night during the 50th anniversary of a speech that civil rights activist gave at the Temple Israel of Hollywood.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Australia's team member Caitlin Ward, center, falls during the UCI Cycling World Cup Women's Keirin, Final, at Alcides Nieto Patino velodrome, on Sunday in Cali, Colombia. Lin Junhong of China Team won the gold medal, Shanne Braspennincx of Netherland Team won the silver, and Melissa Erickson of the USA won bronze in this event.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Robayo / AFP

Bath's players take part in a scrum during the European Rugby Union Champions Cup match between Toulouse and Bath on Sunday at the Ernest Wallon Stadium in Toulouse, southern France.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Pascal Pavani / AFP

Pope Francis greets the crowd after celebrating Mass at a park in Manila on Sunday. Pope Francis celebrated Mass with millions of singing and cheering Catholics in the Philippine capital in one of the world's biggest outpourings of papal devotion.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ted Aljibe / AFP

A woman wearing a T-Shirt with a likeness of Pope Francis under her plastic poncho waits to see the pontiff's motorcade on Saturday in the Philippines.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Phil Prins

A woman walks into the icy waters of a pond shaped as a cross on Monday during the celebration of the Epiphany holiday in Kiev, Ukraine. Among Orthodox Christians, the feast of Epiphany celebrates the day the spirit of God descended upon believers in the shape of a dove during Jesus Christ's baptism in the river Jordan.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sergei Supinsky / AFP

Firefighters battle a four-alarm fire at a home early Monday in Annapolis, Md. The occupants of the home were unaccounted for and fire officials were investigating.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Glenn A. Miller / Capital Gazette

Justine Dufour-Lapointe of Canada in action during the Women's Dual Moguls Finals at the FIS Snowboard World Championships 2015 in Kreischberg, Austria, on Monday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Barbara Gindl / APA

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Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, we begin in the Middle East, where mourners gather around the grave of Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah at the Al-Oud cemetery in Riyadh. Foreign leaders traveled to the Saudi capital for the funeral of the ruler of the world’s top oil exporter.

Sana, Yemen: An armed member of the Shiite Houthi movement shouts slogans during a demonstration to support the movement’s uprising, which resulted in militants taking control of Sana, the Yemeni capital.

Havana: Musicians walk along the streets of Havana while elsewhere in the city Cuban officials and the highest-level U.S. delegation to visit Havana in 35 years held landmark talks on reopening embassies. But both sides warned that normalizing ties would take time.

Dresden, Germany: A  360-degree panorama display depicts the city of Dresden in the aftermath of the Allied firebombing during World War II. On Feb. 13, 1945, months before the end of the war, British and U.S. bombers obliterated the historic city center, killing at least 25,000 people.

San Sebastian, Spain: ”Tamborilleros” wearing their uniforms march during “El Dia Grande,” the main day of San Sebastian feasts in the Basque city.

Tsurui, Japan: Two red-crowned cranes squabble in the early morning cold at a winter feeding field on Hokkaido Island.

New York: Security officers watch the entrance of a federal courthouse where opening statements are expected to begin in the trial of a man charged with conspiring in the 1998 bombings of two U.S. embassies in Africa that killed 224 people.

Cincinnati, Ohio: Work continues in the aftermath of the bridge collapse on Interstate 75. The collapse killed a worker and injured a truck driver.

Foxborough, Mass.: New England Patriots Coach Bill Belichick reacts during a news conference about the NFL investigation of deflated footballs.

Los Angeles: Spectators are caught in a reflection for the movie, “Selma,” along the parade route of the 30th-annual Kingdom Day Parade honoring Martin Luther King Jr.

San Juan Capistrano: Orange County Fire Authority spokesman Steve Concialdi walks through the charred remains of a condo where a 3-year-old boy and his mother lost their lives.

Park City, Utah: A dawn view of the home of the Sundance Film Festival, photographed with a tilt-shift lens.

Add stops in Austria, Switzerland, Germany, China and South Korea to round out the report.

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