Lupita Nyong'o

A week of top AP photos

This week's collection includes demonstrators who tied themselves to a fence outside the White House and Oscar winner Lupita Nyongao.

Johnny Tamayo pushes an Oscar statue as preparations are made for the 86th Academy Awards in Los Angeles, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. The Academy Awards will be held at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday, March 2. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

Photos: 2014 Oscars preview

After being pushed back for the Olympics the 86th Academy Awards (Oscars) will take place this Sunday.

This Jan. 30, 2014 photo made available by NASA on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 shows North Korea, darker area at center, between South Korea, right, and China, left. Lights from the North Korean capital, Pyongyang, are visible at center. The image comparing the night time lights of the countries was made by the Expedition 38 crew aboard the International Space Station. (AP Photo/NASA, File)

Photos: A week of top AP Photos

This week's collection includes an airborne race car in Daytona Beach and a view from space of a mostly-dark North Korea.

Director Harold Ramis arrives for the world premiere of "Year One" at Lincoln Square Monday, June 15, 2009 in New York.  (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)

Photos: Harold Ramis through the years

Harold Ramis, the bespectacled "Ghostbusters" sidekick to Bill Murray whose early grounding in live comedy led to blockbuster movies, died M…

AP10ThingsToSee - In this picture made with a fisheye lens, South Korean speedskaters practice at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Photos: A week of top AP photos

This week's collection includes a couple walking along a frozen river in Moscow on Valentine's day and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry ta…

Lt. Robert Pitts holds the photo of Hailey Owens, 10, on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2014 in Springfield, Mo.  Craig Michael Wood has been jailed on suspicion of first-degree murder in the abduction and death of Owens, police said Wednesday. A body believed to be that of Hailey Owens was found Wednesday at the home owned by Wood, Police Chief Paul Williams said at a news conference. Official confirmation won't occur until after an autopsy, but the chief said police "have a high degree of confidence" in the preliminary identification. Police say Wood, 45, is jailed on suspicion of first-degree murder but formal charges have not been filed. The Greene County prosecutor is reviewing the case.  (AP Photo/The Springfield News-Leader, Dean Curtis)

Photos: Child abducted in Missouri

A middle-school football coach has been jailed on suspicion of first-degree murder in the abduction and death of a 10-year-old girl in south…