Photos of the Week (12/11/16)

1) Pearl Harbor survivor Robert Coles salutes active U.S. service members after the ceremonies honoring the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor at Kilo Pier on Joint Base Pearl Harbor – Hickam in Honolulu, Hawaii. Photo: Reuters.

2) A woman’s belongings are searched as Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies stand guard over rail passengers at the Universal City Red Line Metro train station. The increase in security is in response to Federal and city officials who say they were alerted by authorities in another country that an imminent and very specific threat has been made against the city’s Red Line commuter rail system. The credibility has not yet been verified. Photo: David McNew / Getty Images

3) Well-wishers walk to place flowers at the scene in the aftermath of a warehouse fire, Sunday, Dec. 4, , in Oakland, Calif. Officials said they are continuing to search the charred rubble from the fatal fire that ripped through a late-night dance party in a converted warehouse earlier in the weekend. Photo: Marcio Jose Sanchez / AP

4) President-elect Donald Trump waves to the crowd from a suite during the first quarter of the 117 annual Army-Navy game at M&T Bank Stadium on Dec. 10. Photo: Tommy Gilligan / Reuters

5) Guests attend the Nobel Prize Banquet at City Hall on Dec. 10 in Stockholm. Photo: Pascal Le Segretain / Getty Images

6) Emily Mann and Lucas Hashem-Ford view a Proboscis monkey during a press preview for a new taxidermy exhibition in Edinburgh, Scotland. More than sixty taxidermy primate specimens are on display in Monkey Business at the National Museum of Scotland, including lorises, lemurs, bushbabies and chimps. This is the largest exhibition of its kind ever to be displayed world wide. Photo: Getty Images

7) Giant panda Mei Huan stands at Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Chengdu, Sichuan Province of China. American born female giant panda twins Mei Lun and Mei Huan make their world debut at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in China. The twins were born at Atlanta Zoo on July 15, 2013 by giant panda Lun Lun. Photo: Getty Images

8) Fireworks are set off as a Christmas tree is illuminated in Dhour Shweir, Lebanon, on Dec. 10. Photo: AZIZ TAHER / Reuters

9) Members of the public enjoy a Christmas tree maze in Edinburgh, Scotland on Dec. 7. The Christmas Market hosts a number of stalls and attractions including an ice rink, carousel, and Big Wheel, and runs through the first week of January. Photo:  Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images

10) A street actor dressed as a devil frightens children in downtown Prague in Prague, Czech Republic. On the eve of St. Nicholas, Czechs traditionally celebrate by dressing up as Devils, Angels and St. Nicholas, and visiting children in their homes handing out small presents, coal, potatoes or other gifts. Photo: AP

11) Runners dressed as Santa Claus take part in the 3rd edition of the “Athens Santa Claus Run” in central Athens, on December 4, 2016. Photo: ANGELOS TZORTZINIS / AFP – Getty Images

12) A bartender in festive costume pours beer at Ainsworth Park, the first bar stop in a traditional pub crawl for Santa Con in New York on Dec. 10. Photo: PETER FOLEY / EPA

13) Players from Marquette University’s NCAA Championship basketball team line up with their jerseys during a special halftime ceremony Saturday at the Marquette-Wisconsin game at the BMO Harris Bradley center. Photo: Joe Klein, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


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