The first floor of Precious Talent school in Nairobi collapsed on Monday, wounding and trapping dozens of children below, officials said.
Hot air balloons above Kenya, flooding in Texas and some striking art exhibits round out this week's collection of best images.
The girl's mother told local media that the teacher called the girl "dirty" and kicked her out of class.
The controversial legislation means LGBTQ people can face up to 14 years in prison if convicted of homosexual acts.
Gunfire continued into Wednesday morning, and dozens of trapped people were rescued overnight.
She ran the race in 2 hours, 22 minutes, 48 seconds -- the second fastest in history.
The chef, restaurateur and author who died at 61 is featured in a clip for the show alongside CNN's W. Kamau Bell in Kenya.
The men were bitten in the chest by different hippos in the same area, according to officials.
In Kenya, the former president and his 96-year-old step-grandmother showed off some moves.
Salt levels were too high in the drinking water of their new territory in Kenya.
Cause of the blaze is under investigation.
The floodwaters swept away power lines, homes and buildings, including a primary school.
Sudan, the last male northern white rhino is dead at the age of 45. Now, only two females remain on the planet.
"If it goes on, we might lose it all."
At present, persecution of LGBTQ people in the country is rife.
The book follows a Kenyan girl uncomfortable with her dark skin on a journey to rediscover beauty.
Originally posted on Kenya’s Daily Nation A week after the world marked the International Day of Older Persons on Oct. 1