Lightning flashes above Japan's Sakurajima volcano as it erupts on Friday, February 5.
A refugee waits on the top of a sinking boat as he is rescued by the Turkish coast guard Tuesday, February 9, in the Aegean Sea.
Odka, a contortionist, promotes the Cirque Berserk show in London on Monday, February 8.
A model presents a creation by Cristina Granero during a fashion show in Seville, Spain, on Friday, February 5.
Waves crash against a lighthouse during heavy winds in Boulogne-sur-Mer, France, on Sunday, February 7.
A car is buried under snow following a snowstorm in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on Tuesday, February 9.
Revelers participate in a flour fight during "O Entroido," a weeklong festival in Laza, Spain, on Monday, February 8.
A woman prays at a Miami church on Ash Wednesday, February 10.
Black kite birds fly in front of a flock of starlings in Rahat, Israel, on Wednesday, February 10.
World War II veteran Norwood Thomas reunites with wartime girlfriend Joyce Morris in Adelaide, Australia, on Wednesday, February 10. They hadn't seen each other in more than 70 years. Thomas was a 21-year-old paratrooper when he met Morris in London shortly before D-Day. She was 17 at the time.
Zookeeper Susanne Meyer measures the height of a baby giraffe at the Thuringer Zoo in Erfurt, Germany, on Wednesday, February 10.
Cab drivers block a street in London as they protest the Uber car service on Wednesday, February 10.
Carolyn Knox, mother of Jennifer Alfonso, kisses a relative during the sentencing of Derek Medina on Friday, February 5. Medina was sentenced to life in prison for killing Alfonso, his wife, in 2013.