Photos of the day March 17, 2013
The Associated Press
Published: March 17, 2013 04:25PM
Updated: March 17, 2013 04:24PM
Ma'lik Richmond, top, hugs his mother Daphne Birden, after closing arguments were made on the fourth day of the juvenile trial for Ma'lik and co-defendant Trent Mays on rape charges on Saturday, March 16, 2013 in Steubenville, Ohio. The pair are accused of raping a 16-year-old West Virginia girl in August 2012. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, Pool)

A collection of the best photos from around the world updated throughout the day March 17, 2013.