Heavy snowfall does not discourage visitors to the Lincoln Memorial on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. As a huge winter storm moves across the United States from Texas to Maine, the capital is forecast to get 5 to 10 inches of snow.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Chip Somodevilla / Getty ImagesLink
A morning commuter makes her way under a winter storm in New York .
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A male elephant scratches on the bars of his pen at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation in Polk City, Fla. The circus said it will phase out its iconic elephant acts by 2018.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Chris O'Meara / Associated PressLink
A Homeland Security officer stands guard outside federal court in Boston, during the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who is charged with conspiring with his brother to place two bombs near the Boston Marathon finish line that killed three and injured 260 people in April 2013.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Michael Dwyer / Associated PressLink
South Koreans hold candles and hope for a quick recovery of U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert, who was injured in an attack, in downtown Seoul.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lee Jin-man / Associated PressLink
Angels outfielder and American League MVP Mike Trout rounds the bases during spring training at Diablo Stadum in Tempe, Ariz.
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The hounds of the Atherstone Hunt are exercised by Stuart Barton before they go out in Bosworth, England. The hunt is celebrating 200 years since it was formed.
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A Ukrainian rescuer smokes after taking part in the search for bodies of miners killed in an explosion more than 3,200 feet underground at the Zasyadko mine, in Donetsk, Ukraine.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Vadim Ghirda / Associated PressLink
An elderly woman walks to a bus stop in Donetsk's Kievsky district. The neighborhood, close to the city's airport, has seen heavy shelling over the past months.
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A band performs as models show creations by AF Vandevorst during the 2015-2016 fall-winter ready-to-wear collection show on March 5 at Paris Fashion Week.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: MIGUEL MEDINA / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Indian revelers dance during Holi celebrations in Hyderabad. Holi, also called the Festival of Colors, is a popular Hindu spring festival observed in India at the end of the winter season.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: NOAH SEELAM / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Indonesian artists perform during the Chinese Cap Go Meh festival in Bogor, Indonesia. Chinese Indonesians across the country celebrate Cap Go Meh on the 15th day in the first month of the Chinese lunar new year.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ADI WEDA / EPALink
Taiwanese release sky lanterns during the annual Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival in Pingxi, New Taipei City. About 4,000 lanterns are released into the sky during the 12-day festival to pray for peace and happiness.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: DAVID CHANG / EPALink
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