From Cohen's turn on Trump to the Oscars: These are the best photos from this week's news

Tasos Katopodis/Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump hugs the U.S. flag during CPAC 2019 on March 02, 2019 in National Harbour, Maryland.
  • March’s news began with a bang at home and abroad.
  • After emotional victories at the Academy Awards, a series of political blows for President Donald Trump dominated the headlines.
  • Here are the best photos from this week’s news.

The week’s news covered a series of highs and lows, at home and abroad, in politics and entertainment.

After major victories and defeats at this year’s Academy Awards, all eyes were on President Donald Trump’s wild week at home and abroad.

As the race towards the 2020 Election heats up and Paris Fashion Week winds down, see this past week’s news in pictures.


Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex embarked on a three-day tour to Morocco, where they were greeted by fans of all ages.

Read more: 19 adorable photos of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle from their royal tour of Morocco


Lady Gaga won for Best Original Song at the 2019 Academy Awards in addition to recieving a best actress nomination in “A Star is Born.”

Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagicLady Gaga on February 24, 2019 in Hollywood, California.

The media and style elite descended on the City of Light for Paris Fashion Week.


President Donald Trump’s longtime personal lawyer testified before Congress, accusing the president of various financial and federal crimes.

Chip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesMichael Cohen is sworn in before testifying before the House Oversight Committee on Capitol Hill February 27, 2019 in Washington, DC.

Read more: ‘He is a racist. He is a conman.’ Michael Cohen’s most explosive claims about Trump in his blockbuster hearing


Trump travelled to Hanoi for a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, which ultimately ended early without a denuclearization deal.

Chung Sung-Jun/Getty ImagesA South Korean man watches screen reporting on the President Trump meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on February 28, 2019 in Seoul, South Korea.

Read more: Trump’s second North Korea meeting ‘clearly is a failure’ as Kim Jong Un walks away with dangerous nuclear arsenal intact


Vermont Sen. Bernie Sander kicked off his second Democratic presidential campaign in Brooklyn, New York, before a lively, young, diverse crowd.

Read more: Bernie Sanders draws in huge, young, diverse crowd for first 2020 rally on a snowy day in Brooklyn


Trump delivered a record-length, rambling speech to cap off the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC).

Tasos Katopodis/Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump hugs the U.S. flag during CPAC 2019 on March 02, 2019 in National Harbour, Maryland.

Read more: In Trump’s wide-ranging, ‘off-script’ CPAC speech, he ignored his chaotic week and lashed out at Mueller and Democrats

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