Photos of the Week (01/15/17)

1) NYPD officers attend the funeral ceremony of Detective Steven McDonald at St.Patrick’s Cathedral in New York, New York on Jan. 13. McDonald was shot on July 12, 1986, leaving him paralyzed from the neck down. He famously forgave his then-15-year-old assailant. He died on Jan. 10 at the age of 59. Photo: Alba Vigaray / EPA

2) U.S. President-elect Donald Trump argues with a reporter during a news conference in the lobby of Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York City. Photo: Reuters

3) Attorney General-designate, Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.), holds one of his granddaughters prior to testifying at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington. Photo: AP

4) Elizabeth Hamilton, a resident of Sycamore Court Apartments, keeps an eye on floodwaters as she and another resident ask others if they need a lift out of the floodwaters in Guerneville, California, on Jan. 10. Kent Porter / The Press Democrat via AP

5) With Russian River waters rising, Dustin Coupe of Guerneville talks with an operator via phone booth on River Road in Guerneville, Calif. Photo: AP

6) A migrant eats free food during a snowfall outside a derelict customs warehouse in Belgrade, Serbia on Jan. 9. Photo: Marko Djurica / Reuters

7) Workers inspect a sinkhole in Philadelphia on Jan. 9. The Philadelphia Water Department said a water main break caused the sinkhole to open up on the street. Photo: Matt Rourke / AP

8) A fan stands in front of a mural of David Bowie in Brixton, South London, on the first anniversary of the pop icon’s death. Photo: Getty Images

9) Men dressed as “Chlaeuse”, figures that scare away evil spirits, carry round bells and cowbells as they walk on a partially snow-covered road during the traditional “Sylvesterchlausen” near the northeastern village of Urnaesch, Switzerland. Photo:  Reuters

10) A hawk owl sits on a fir branch near the village of Vasilkova, Belarus. Photo: Reuters

11) A 2-month-old baby ice bear is displayed at the Berlin zoo on Jan. 13. Photo: AFP – Getty Images

12) Entomologist Anna Platoni poses for a photograph with a Blue Morpho butterfly perched on her cheek to mark the opening of Butterflies in the Glasshouse at RHS Garden Wisley, near Woking, England. Photo: Getty Images

13) A man climbs an artificial wall of ice in the city of Liberec, Czech Republic. Photo: Reuters

14) Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb hauls in a 42-yard Hail Mary pass from Aaron Rodgers as time expired in the first half of last Sunday’s playoff game against the new York Giants. The Packers won 38-13. Again. Photos: Steve Apps, WI State Journal.

15) Alabama fans in Tuscaloosa react after the team lost to Clemson during the NCAA college playoff championship football game. Photo: AP

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