Photos of the Week (12/03/17)

1) Wisconsin Badgers mascot Bucky Badger greets fans before the start of the Big Ten Championship game Saturday in Indianapolis.  Photo: Mark Hoffman, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

2) Wisconsin Badgers linebacker Andrew Van Ginkel returns an interception for a touchdown in Saturday night’s Big Ten Championship game. The touchdown briefly tied the game, but Ohio State won, 27-21, handing the Badgers their first loss of the season. Mark Hoffman, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

3) Lucas Oil Stadium field workers hurry to reconnect and fix field turf in the fourth quarter of Saturday night’s Big Ten Championship game.  Photo: Mark Hoffman, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

4) Ohio State Buckeyes cornerback Denzel Ward intercepts a pass intended for Badgers tight end Troy Fumagalli in the end zone.  Photo: Mark Hoffman, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

5) Ohio State Buckeyes wide receiver Parris Campbell puts a move on Wisconsin Badgers cornerback Nick Nelson and takes off for a touchdown.  Photo: Mark Hoffman, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

6) Pittsburgh Steeler Antonio Brown makes an unbelievable reception in the 4th quarter that helped set up the game-winning field goal against the Green Bay Packers last Sunday. The Packers lost, 31-28. Photo: sportscanyon.com

7) Today Show co-hosts Hoda Kotb and Samanatha Guthrie hug at the end of their program Wednesday. Earlier they had learned that their coleague Matt Lauer had been fired by NBC for sexual misconduct. Photo: Craig Ruttle / AP

8) Michael Flynn leaves federal court after he pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI in Washington on Dec. 1. Flynn became the first Trump White House official to face criminal charges and admit guilt so far in the wide-ranging election investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller. Photo: Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images

9) President Donald Trump makes a statement from the Roosevelt Room next to the empty chairs of Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, after they rebuffed the budget meeting at the White House in Washington on Nov. 28.  Photo: Jim Watson / AFP – Getty Images

10) In Bali, Indonesia, tourists take photos as Mount Agung spews a huge ash cloud. After a series of volcanic eruptions, authorities have issued the highest-level warning on Monday and closed the international airport, stranding thousands of visitors. Photograph: Made Nagi/EPA

11) Mount Agung volcano erupting at night. Up to 40,000 people have been evacuated from their homes and a further 60,000 also need to vacate the area. Photograph: Firdia Lisnawati/AP

12) In Berlin, Germany, people walk past concrete security barriers at a Christmas market in Breitscheidplatz square. Almost one year ago, atruck was deliberately driven into shoppers at the attraction, leaving 12 people dead and 56 others injured. Photograph: Tobias Schwarz/AFP/Getty Images

13) Prince Harry poses with Meghan Markle during a photocall after announcing their engagement in the Sunken Garden in Kensington Palace. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

14) In Nottingham, UK, a member of the public hugs a hot water bottle to keep warm as she waits to catch a glimpse of Prince Harry and his fiancee, Meghan Markle. Photograph: Adrian Dennis/Reuters

15) Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, 22, from South Africa, cries after winning the Miss Universe beauty pageant in Las Vegas. Photograph: John Locher/AP

16) Ashley Piper walks with her 8-week-old son, Theo, and her cavalier King Charles spaniel, Zola, among the trees adorned with colorful autumn leaves at Edward Rendon Sr. Metro Park on Nov. 30, 2017, in Austin, Texas. Photo: Jay Janner / Austin American-Statesman via AP

17) In Paris, a giant thumb sculpture by the French artist César Baldaccini is installed outside the Centre Pompidou before an exhibition of his work. Photograph: Benoit Tessier/Reuters

18) Also in Paris waxwork figures of the US president, Donald Trump, German chancellor, Angela Merkel, and former French president François Hollande are dressed up in Christmas jumpers at the Grevin Wax Museum. Photograph: Bertrand Guay/AFP/Getty Images

19) In New York City the 2017 Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree was lit for the first time on Wednesday. The tree will be on display until Jan. 7. After the holidays it will be milled into lumber for Habitat for Humanity. Photo: Diane Bondareff / AP Images for Tishman Speyer

20) Carol Kelley tries to get the attention of her dog, Kaylee as the pet sits with Santa in Jupiter, Florida. Photo: Palm Beach Post.

AND…

The White House, all decked out for Christmas

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