Female supporters of Afghan presidential candidate Zalmai Rassoul hold flags with his photo and his two vice presidents candidate's photos during a campaign rally in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, March 17, 2014. Writing on the flags read, "Vote for Zalmai Rassoul." Nine Afghan presidential candidates are campaigning in the presidential election scheduled for April 5, 2014.
Kate, The Duchess of Cambridge strokes Domhnall the Irish Wolfhound before presenting him with a shamrock, during a visit to the 1st Battalion Irish Guards at the St. Patrick's Day Parade at Mons Barracks, Aldershot, in England, Monday, March 17, 2014. The Duke of Cambridge attended the Parade as Colonel of the Regiment. The Duchess of Cambridge presented the traditional sprigs of shamrocks to the Officers and Guardsmen of the Regiment.
Auburn's new basketball coach Bruce Pearl, former coach of Tennessee, celebrates with Auburn fans after arriving to the Auburn University Regional Airport in Auburn, Ala., on Tuesday, March 18, 2014. Auburn announced the hiring on Tuesday of the NCAA college basketball coach.
An Iranian man plays with a firework in the Pardisan Park in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, March 18, 2014, during Chaharshanbe Souri, or Wednesday Feast, an ancient Festival of Fire, on the eve of the last Wednesday of the year, when Iranians jump over burning bonfires and throw firecrackers celebrating arrival of the spring which coincides with their new year, or Nowruz, which begins on March 21.
A member of a Pro-Russian self-defense force takes down a Ukrainian Navy flag, left, as the other raises the Russian flag at the Ukrainian Navy headquarters in Sevastopol, Crimea, Wednesday, March 19, 2014. An Associated Press photographer said several hundred militiamen took down the gate and made their way onto the base. They then raised the Russian flag in the square by the headquarters. The unarmed militia waited for an hour on the square before the move to storm the headquarters. Following the arrival of the commander of the Russian Black Sea fleet, the Crimeans took over the building.
Three meerkat cubs cuddle to an adult animal in their outdoor enclosure at the zoo in Erfurt, Germany, Wednesday, March 19, 2014. The meerkat babies were born on Feb. 21, 2014 at the zoo.
Wen Wancheng, the father of a Chinese passenger aboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 speaks to the journalists outside a hotel ballroom in Beijing, China, Thursday, March 20, 2014. Australian rescue officials say a search in the southern Indian Ocean for possible objects from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane has ended for the day but will resume in the morning.
Dayton's Dyshawn Pierre (21) knocks the ball away from Ohio State's Lenzelle Smith Jr. (32) during the first half of a second-round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament in Buffalo, N.Y., Thursday, March 20, 2014.
Bahraini pro-democracy protesters wave signs and pictures of prisoners and people killed in three years of unrest as well as national flags during a march in Abu Saiba, west of the capital of Manama, Bahrain, Friday, March 21, 2014. Protesters called to free political prisoners and democracy in the Gulf island kingdom.
A solitary rower skims across the Potomac River past the Lincoln Memorial and under the Memorial Bridge at sunrise in Washington, Friday, March 21, 2014.