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The week in 29 photos

Updated 9:55 PM ET, Thu October 25, 2018
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A member of the NYPD bomb squad walks outside the Time Warner Center in New York after a suspicious package was found inside CNN Headquarters on Wednesday, October 24. Packages with suspected pipe bombs were sent to President Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and other top Democrats, to Trump critics and to CNN. Kevin Coombs/Reuters
Voters cast their ballots on the first day of early voting at the Meadows Mall in Las Vegas on Saturday, October 20. Ethan Miller/Getty Images
NBC Host Megyn Kelly apologizes on Wednesday for comments she made defending blackface Halloween costumes. She had faced immediate backlash on social media and from her colleagues. Her exit from NBC is expected to be announced this week. NBC
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, right, shakes hands with Jamal Khashoggi's son Salah Khashoggi in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, October 23. Journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed in a premeditated murder in Saudi Arabia's Istanbul consulate on October 2. AP
A tag can be seen dangling from the dress of Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, as she and Prince Harry arrive at Fua'amotu airport on Tonga's main island of Tongatapu on Thursday, October 25. It was spotted by Sophie Walsh, a reporter for Australian CNN affiliate Channel 9 News, who tweeted, "With so many outfit changes I think the Duchess can be forgiven for this." Phil Noble/Reuters
Trader Gregory Rowe works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, October 23. On Wednesday, the stock market plunged, with the Dow falling more than 600 points. Richard Drew/AP
Yellow umbrellas provide shade for beachgoers at Clearwater Beach in Clearwater, Florida on Sunday, October 21. Brontë Wittpenn
People wait in line to purchase Mega Millions lottery tickets at Lichines Liqour & Deli in Sacramento, California on Tuesday, October 23. The winning ticket in the $1.537 billion Mega Millions drawing was sold in Simpsonville, South Carolina. Rich Pedroncelli/AP
Migrants tired of waiting to cross into Mexico jump from a border bridge into the Suchiate River in Tecun Uman, Guatemala on Friday, October 19. A caravan of migrants left Honduras nearly two weeks ago and have traveled thousands of miles north. Oliver de Ros/AP
Students of local martial arts schools perform Wushu during the 12th Zhengzhou China International Shaolin Wushu Festival on Friday, October 19. China News Service/Getty Images
The suspicious package that was sent to the CNN building in New York on Wednesday, October 24. Obtained by CNN
A demonstrator wears face paint in a European Union flag design ahead of the anti-Brexit People's Vote March in London on Saturday, October 20. Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg/Getty Images
Empty seats of participants who have canceled their attendance are seen during the opening ceremony of the Future Investment Initiative FII conference in the Saudi capital Riyadh on Tuesday, October 23. Saudi Arabia's key investment summit was overshadowed by the killing of critic Jamal Khashoggi, which prompted a wave of policymakers and corporate giants to withdraw. Fayez Nureldine/Getty Images
Cars drive on the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge on Wednesday, October 24. The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao bridge, the world's longest cross-sea bridge, opened to public traffic Wednesday. Liang Xu/Xinhua/Zuma
Attendees cheer before President Donald Trump took the stage for a rally in support of Sen. Ted Cruz in Houston, Texas on Monday, October 22. Cruz, the incumbent, is seeking Senate re-election in a high-profile race against Democratic challenger Beto O'Rourke. Loren Elliott/Getty Images
A giraffe enjoys a Halloween treat at ZSL London Zoo on Thursday, October 25. Yui Mok/Getty Images
The carcass of a large fin whale is stranded on a beach in De Haan, Belgium, on Thursday, October 25. Kurt Desplenter/Getty Images
Hondurans are seen on the outskirts of Tapachula, on their way to Huixtla, Chiapas state, Mexico, on Monday, October 22. A caravan of thousands of migrants is heading through Mexico to the United States. Pedro Pardo/Getty Images
Pepper the robot meets Eurostar customers at St. Pancras International station in London, England on Tuesday, October 23. Pepper will be available to entertain customers, offering information about their journey before departure. Tabatha Fireman/Getty Images
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is greeted by Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte ahead of an Asia-Europe Meeting at the European Council in Brussels on Thursday, October 18. John Thys/Getty Images
People walk in a field of fireweed, or Kochia scoparia, at the Hitachi Seaside Park in Hitachinaka, Japan on Monday, October 22. Toru Hanai/Reuters
CNN's Chris Cuomo reports live on the street outside the Time Warner Center, where a suspicious device was sent on Wednesday, October 24. Jeremy Freeman/CNN
Students from St. Andrews University in Scotland, many in fancy dress, indulge in a tradition of covering themselves with foam to honor the "academic family" on the lower college lawn on Monday, October 22. The "raisin weekend" stems from a gift of raisins (now flour and foam) traditionally given by a first year student to their academic "parents" in gratitude for their guidance. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
Daredevil climber Alain Robert, dubbed the French Spiderman, scales the outside of the Heron Tower in London on Thursday, October 25. Kirsty O'Connor/Getty Images
Police officers and members of the community hold candles during a vigil for Gwinnett police officer Antwan Toney, who was killed in the line of duty, at Gwinnett Church in Sugar Hill, Georgia on Monday, October 22. Branden Camp/AP
An exiled Tibetan youth shouts slogans from a police bus as she protests against a visit of Chinese leaders to India in New Delhi on Tuesday, October 23. Chandan Khanna/Getty Images
Students of Isiklar Non-Commissioned Officer Vocational College attend their oath-taking ceremony in Bursa, Turkey on Wednesday, October 24. Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
Florida Republican gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis, left, shakes hands with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum after a CNN debate in Tampa Florida on Sunday, October 21. Chris O'Meara/AP
Indian workers pull a pontoon buoy with a rope in the river Ganges as they build a floating pontoon bridge for the upcoming Kumbh Mela festival, in Allahabad on Wednesday, October 24. See 22 amazing photos from last week. Sanjay Kanojia/Getty Images