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The week in 24 photos

Updated 2:10 AM ET, Fri March 15, 2019
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Paramedics load an injured man into an ambulance outside of a mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand on Friday, March 15. Christchurch Police said there are "multiple fatalities" after shootings at two mosques in the city center. In a press conference New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern described it as "one of New Zealand's darkest days. Mark Baker/AP
British Prime Minister Theresa May gets into a vehicle at No. 10 Downing Street before another Brexit-related vote in London on Wednesday, March 13. The United Kingdom is set to leave the European Union later this month, but British lawmakers rejected May's latest withdrawal deal. Henry Nicholls/REUTERS
Former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke speaks to residents during a meet and greet at the Beancounter Coffeehouse & Drinkery on March 14, in Burlington, Iowa. O'Rourke announced Thursday that he'll seek the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, joining an already crowded field. Charlie Neibergall/AP
Photographs show crew members who died aboard Ethiopia Airlines Flight ET302 on Sunday, March 10. The plane was traveling from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to Nairobi, Kenya, when it crashed shortly after takeoff. All 157 people on board the plane were killed. MAHEDER HAILESELASSIE/REUTERS
Actress Felicity Huffman is seen inside a federal building in Los Angeles after she appeared in court on Tuesday, March 12. Huffman is one of 50 people who have been charged in what is being called the largest college admissions scam ever prosecuted. Wealthy parents, coaches and college prep executives have been accused of carrying out a nationwide fraud to get students into prestigious universities, according to a federal indictment. Huffman is accused of paying $15,000 to a fake charity to facilitate cheating for her daughter on the SATs. DAVID MCNEW/AFP/Getty Images
Former Vice President Joe Biden takes a photo on Tuesday, March 12, after speaking to the International Association of Firefighters. Biden teased a possible presidential run while speaking to applauding supporters in Washington: "I appreciate the energy you showed when I got up here. Save it a little longer, I may need it in a few weeks." Andrew Harnik/AP
A young albino wallaby sits in its mother's pouch at a zoo in Decin, Czech Republic, on Wednesday, March 13. FILIP SINGER/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock
Staff members deliver the outline of President Donald Trump's 2020 budget proposal on Monday, March 11. The plan is dead on arrival in Congress, but it will stand as a statement of Trump's priorities and has already become a lightning rod for Democratic criticism. The plan calls for Congress to spend $8.6 billion more on a US-Mexico wall, proposes deep non-defense spending cuts and calls for a continued surge in defense spending. J. Scott Applewhite/AP
President Donald Trump's shadow is seen behind House Speaker Nancy Pelosi during the Friends of Ireland Luncheon at the US Capitol on Thursday, March 14. Olivier Douliery/Pool/Getty Images
People stand near collected debris at the crash site of Ethiopia Airlines Flight ET302 on Monday, March 11. The plane went down near Bishoftu, Ethiopia, after reporting technical problems. MICHAEL TEWELDE/AFP/Getty Images
Colton Underwood embraces Cassie Randolph on the season finale of "The Bachelor" on Tuesday, March 12. Underwood had previously been dumped by Randolph. But instead of choosing one of the two women left on the show, he asked Randolph for another chance. She agreed to get back with him, though the season ended without an engagement. John Fleenor/ABC/Getty Images
A police officer places her hand on a shield as she helps to keep an International Women's Day march from reaching the government palace in La Paz, Bolivia, on Friday, March 8. Juan Karita/AP
A worker attaches tags bearing the names of Buddhists to lanterns hanging in the Jogyesa Temple in Seoul, South Korea, on Wednesday, March 13. Similar lanterns will be displayed in all Buddhist temples around South Korea for the upcoming celebration of Buddha's birthday on May 12. Ahn Young-joon/AP
An Old English sheepdog is groomed Friday, March 8, at the Crufts Dog Show in Birmingham, England. Aaron Chown/AP
US Sen. Bernie Sanders holds a campaign rally in Des Moines, Iowa, on Saturday, March 9. Sanders is one of many presidential candidates seeking the Democratic nomination. ERIN SCHAFF/The New York Times/REDUX
American contestant Jazell Barbie Royale is crowned the winner of Miss International Queen, a beauty pageant for transgender women, on Friday, March 8. Chaiwat Subprasom/SOPA Images/LightRocket/Getty Images
Daniel Rose-Levine, who holds the Guinness World Record for solving a Rubik's Cube with his feet (16.96 seconds), practices in New York on Monday, March 11. Shannon Stapleton/REUTERS
A relative of a victim from Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET302 throws dirt in her face as she mourns at the crash site near Bishoftu, Ethiopia, on Thursday, March 14. The plane crashed shortly after takeoff on Sunday, killing all 157 on board. Mulugeta Ayene/AP
US Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a Democratic presidential candidate, speaks in the New York borough of Queens on Friday, March 8. Frank Franklin II/AP
Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, speaks with a young girl in London while attending Commonwealth Day services at Westminster Abbey on Monday, March 11. Andrew Parsons/i-Images/ZUMA Press
Kevin Downing, Paul Manafort's attorney, speaks to reporters after Manafort's sentencing hearing in Washington on Wednesday, March 13. Manafort, a former campaign chairman for Donald Trump, was sentenced to seven and a half years for financial crimes. Cliff Owen/AP
A man throws stairs towards a burning tower of wooden pallets during celebrations of Maslenitsa, a holiday marking the end of the winter, in the Russian village of Nikola-Lenivets on Saturday, March 9. Maxim Shemetov/REUTERS/Newscom
A woman who was injured in airstrikes lies in a hospital bed in Sanaa, Yemen, on Tuesday, March 12. Yemen has been mired in civil war since 2015. Khaled Abdullah/REUTERS
A woman uses a candle during a blackout in Caracas, Venezuela, on Saturday, March 9. Venezuela's largest source of power had a catastrophic failure on March 7. At its worst, 19 of 23 states were affected, and Caracas was blanketed by darkness. CARLOS JASSO/REUTERS