ABC News photo editors chose the best news images of the week for this collection.
An Afghan internally displaced girl carries recyclable waste near a temporary shelter at an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan on Dec. 9, 2017.
Law enforcement officials work following an explosion near New York's Times Square, Dec. 11, 2017. Police said a man with a pipe bomb strapped to him set off the crude device in a passageway under 42nd Street between Seventh and Eighth avenues.
Sen. Al Franken leaves the Capitol after speaking on the Senate floor, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. Franken said he will resign from the Senate in the coming weeks following a wave of sexual misconduct allegations and a collapse of support from his Democratic colleagues, a swift political fall for a once-rising Democratic star.
A Palestinian lawyer hurls stones toward Israeli troops during clashes following a protest against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in the West Bank city of Ramallah, Dec.13, 2017.
Undercover Israeli security personnel detain a Palestinian demonstrator during clashes at a protest against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, near the West Bank city of Ramallah, Dec. 13, 2017.
Huseyin Emre Sakci of Turkey competes in the LEN European Short Course Swimming Championships 50-meter breaststroke men's semifinal at Royal Arena, Copenhagen, Dec. 13, 2017.
Mads Claus Rasmussen/Reuters
Firefighters monitor a section of the Thomas fire along the 101 freeway on Dec. 7, 2017, north of Ventura, Calif.
Mario Tama/Getty Images
Remnants are seen after a brush fire swept through residential neighborhoods on Maripoca Highway near Ojai, Calif., Dec. 8, 2017.
Marcus Yam /Los Angeles Times via Polaris
A relative visits an injured woman at the emergency room of the General Hospital during a strike by health care employees against Bolivia's government policies for health rules, in La Paz, Bolivia, Dec. 12, 2017
Catholic devotees carry an image of the Virgin of Guadalupe during a procession by thousands of pilgrims to the Basilica of Guadalupe in Mexico City on Dec. 11, 2017, before the birthday of the Virgin of Guadalupe.
Pedro Pardo/AFP via Getty Images
A camel is seen as he is being brought for foot surgery at the Dubai Camel Hospital in Dubai, Dec. 11, 2017.
Republican senatorial candidate Roy Moore speaks to the media after arriving at a polling station in Gallant, Ala., Dec. 12, 2017.
Jim Watson/Getty Images
Doug Jones, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, celebrates his presumed victory during his watch party in Birmingham, Ala., Dec. 12, 2017.
Bob Miller/The New York Times
A cormorant takes flight from a tree during a foggy winter morning at Taudaha wetlands in Kathmandu, Nepal, Dec. 11, 2017.