Gallery: The week in photos
Published: July 9, 2013 08:00AM
Updated: July 9, 2013 07:59AM
U.S. Army SPC Skyler Ford is greeted by his wife Sara Ford during a homecoming ceremony for troops in the 1st Armor Brigade Combat Team, with the 3rd Infantry Division, Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at Fort Stewart, Ga. Units from the brigade were operating in many locations in Afghanistan during their 9-month deployment, and many are returning ahead of schedule as part of the drawdown. (AP Photo/Stephen Morton)

A look back at some of the best news photos from throughout the week of June 30 - July 6, 2013.