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From Trayvon Martin protests to Pope Benedict XVI wearing a sombrero and talking to Castro, news images of the week. 
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Jajuan Kelley, of Atlanta, wears a Skittles wrapper over his mouth during a rally in memory of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed 17-year-old who was killed by a Florida neighborhood watch captain while returning from a convenience store with a bag of Skittles and an iced tea, Monday, March 26, 2012, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Geraldo Rivera: Reflections on Last Week's Trayvon Martin 'Hoodie' Comments

Opinion: Does Race Play a Role in the Trayvon Martin Case Even Though Zimmerman is Latino?

Latino Silence over Zimmerman Draws Fire

Confusion Over Zimmerman's Race Highlights Changing Discourse of Race & Latinos

 

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Pope Benedict XVI waves from the popemobile wearing a Mexican sombrero as he arrives to give a Mass in Bicentennial Park near Silao, Mexico, Sunday March 25, 2012. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)

Images of the Papal Visit to Mexico and Cuba

Greg Burke: 10 Things about Cuba, Good and Bad

 

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Pope Benedict XVI and Cuban President Raul Castro walk outside the Revolution palace at the end of their meeting in Havana, Tuesday, March 27, 2012. The meeting took place behind closed doors on the pontiff's second day on the island.(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

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Cuban-Americans Flock to Cuba for the Pope's Visit

Crackdown on Dissidents Precedes Pope's Arrival in Cuba

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A trail of slurry is deposited by a bomber during a run over a smoldering ridge in the Lower North Fork Wildfire burning in the foothills community of Conifer, Colo., southwest of Denver on Tuesday, March 27, 2012. Firefighters are now able to actively battle the blaze on the ground that started on Monday and has already destroyed at least 16 homes in the rugged terrain. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
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A demonstrator throws stones against the police next to a starbucks burning and stormed by demonstrators during clashes with the police at the general strike in Barcelona, Thursday, March 29, 2012. Spanish workers livid over labor reforms they see as flagrantly pro-business staged a nationwide strike Thursday and tried to bring the country to a halt by blocking traffic, closing factories and clashing with police in rowdy demonstrations. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
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Performers dressed as clowns file in the inaugural parade marking the 13th IberoAmerican Festival of Theater (FITB) in Bogota, Colombia, Saturday March 24, 2012. The festival celebrates the performing arts, including circus, cabaret, musicals, live bands, dance, and theater. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
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France's President and candidate for re-election in 2012, Nicolas Sarkozy, greets a local residence as he visits the medieval city of Guerande, western France, Tuesday, March 27, 2012. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
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Wearing a Mexican sombrero and a Mexican wrestling mask, Lee Jay Thompson of Madness performs during the Vive Latino Festival in Mexico City, Sunday, March 25, 2012. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
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An activist wearing a donkey mask stands next to police as they stand guard outside a military club during a protest in downtown Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday March 29, 2012. A club of retired military officers held its annual celebration of Brazil's 1964 military coup as usual, but faced protestors as members arrived for the event. Unlike its Latin American neighbors, Brazil never had a formal investigation into its 20-year dictatorship. The sign reads in Portuguese " Father keep that one awayshut-up," a play on words from a song by famous singer Chico Buarque which was censored during the dictatorship. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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Female polar bear cub Anori plays with its mother Vilma in their outdoor enclosure at the Zoo in Wuppertal, Germany, on, Thursday, March 29, 2012. Anori was born January 4 and left the birth cave for the first time today. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
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A Humboldt Penguin swims under water after taking a dive from the new Olympic London 2012 style diving board installed in the penguin enclosure at London Zoo, Thursday, March 29, 2012. The Zoo's colony of 64 penguins were introduced to the new diving board on Thursday. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
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A U.S. Air Force's fighter jet fires flare shells during the joint U.S.-South Korean military exercises, Foal Eagle, in Pohang, south of Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, March 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
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Models do body exercises as they present creations at the 1st China Fitness Wear Design Contest during the China Fashion Week in Beijing, China, Thursday, March 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan)
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A heron eats a fish, whilst a penguin takes a dive from the new Olympic London 2012 style diving board installed in the penguin enclosure at London Zoo, Thursday, March 29, 2012. The Zoo's colony of 64 penguins, a mix of Humboldt Penguins, Rockhopper Penguins and African Black Footed Penguins were introduced to the new diving board on Thursday. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
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A man smokes a cigarette as stickers calling for a general strike cover the street, during a general strike to protest against the government's tough new labor reforms and cutbacks in Pamplona, northern Spain, Thursday, March 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos)
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Dark clouds reflecting in the windows of the Neue Nationalgalerie museum as a boy takes pictures of paintings by artist Gerhard Richter in Berlin, Friday, March 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
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Firefighter extinguish burning trash containers during the general strike in Barcelona, Thursday, March 29, 2012. Spanish unions angry over economic reforms are waging a general strike, challenging a conservative government not yet 100-days old and joining other troubled European workers in venting their frustration on the street. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
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Fireworks explode as the new lights of the Christ King statue are inaugurated remotely by Pope Benedict XVI at the Cubilete Hill near Silao, Mexico, Sunday, March 25, 2012. Benedict arrived in Mexico Friday afternoon, a decade after the late Pope John Paul II's last visit, and will travel to Cuba on Monday(AP Photo/Dario Lopez-Mills)
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Great Blue Herons tend to their nest high atop a sycamore tree at a rookery in Bainbridge Twp., Ohio on Thursday, March 29, 2012. Males bring females sticks to build a nest as a dating and mating ritual. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Workers use combines to harvest soybeans in Tangara da Serra, State of Mato Grosso, Brazil, Tuesday, March 27, 2012. Brazil is the world's second largest soy producer after the United States and the crop is one of the nation's principal exports (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
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A tear gas canister fired by Indonesian police officers explodes in the air during a protest against the government's plan to raise fuel prices in Jakarta, Indonesia, Tuesday, March 27, 2012. The Indonesian government plans to raise fuel prices by about 33 percent next month to avoid a budget deficit due to expensive fuel subsidies. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
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A man paddles on a stand up surfboard off Copacabana beach, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday March 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)
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A military police officer, left, patrols in the Complexo do Alemao slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday March 27, 2012. Military police officers are replacing army soldiers patrolling the area at the slum complex. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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Inmates work to put out a fire on the roof of the penitentiary in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, Thursday March 29, 2012. Honduran authorities say dozens have died at the prison after armed inmates started a fire during a riot. At least 14 people died during the uprising by armed inmates at the prison Thursday, one of them decapitated and the others killed by a fire started by rioters, authorities said. (AP Photo)
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An activist shields herself as a police officer pepper sprays her during a protest outside a military club in downtown Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday March 29, 2012. A club of retired military officers held its annual celebration of Brazil's 1964 military coup as usual, but faced protestors as members arrived for the event. Unlike its Latin American neighbors, Brazil never had a formal investigation into its 20-year dictatorship. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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A Tibetan man screams as he runs engulfed in flames after self-immolating at a protest in New Delhi, India, ahead of Chinese President Hu Jintao's visit to the country Monday, March 26, 2012. The Tibetan activist lit himself on fire at the gathering and was rushed to hospital with unknown injuries, reports said. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
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A student returns a teargas canister to riot police during a demonstration marking "Day of the Young Combatant," in Santiago, Thursday March 29, 2012. The Day of the Young Combatant commemorates the killing of two young brothers by police in a 1985 protest during the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. (AP Photo/Roberto Candia)
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Farmers are reflected in a storefront window as they make their way to the Plaza de Armas as part of the annual National Farmers Federation march, to demand land reforms from their government in Asuncion, Paraguay, Thursday March 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
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A model presents a creation at WSM 2012 China Knitwear Fashion Design Contest during the China Fashion Week in Beijing, China, Wednesday, March 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan)
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Models stand ready to present creations at WSM 2012 China Knitwear Fashion Design Contest during the China Fashion Week in Beijing, China, Wednesday, March 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan)
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One World Trade Center towers above the Lower Manhattan skyline and Hudson River, Monday, March 26, 2012, in New York. The tower, now up to 93 floors, will reach 104 floors and is scheduled for completion in 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
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Best Pix of the Week

From Trayvon Martin protests to Pope Benedict XVI wearing a sombrero and talking to Castro, news images of the week. 

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