Photos of the Week (10/07/18)

A pictorial week in review posted every Sunday.

1) Arizona Senator Jeff Flake speaks with reporters after meeting with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in his office in the Capitol in Washington, D.C., on September 28, 2018. Photo: Andrew Harnik / AP

2) Police look on as protesters are arrested in the Hart Senate Office Building during a rally against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Capitol Hill on Oct. 4. Top Republicans voiced confidence Thursday that Brett Kavanaugh will be confirmed to the Supreme Court this weekend, as they asserted that an FBI probe had found nothing to support sex assault allegations against Donald Trump’s nominee. Photo: Andrew Caballero-Reynolds / AFP – Getty Images

3) Activists rally inside the Senate Hart Office Building during a protest in opposition to U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and in support for Christine Blasey Ford, the university professor who has accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault in 1982, on Capitol Hill.  Photo: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

4) Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, heads to the Senate floor for the vote on the confirmation vote of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, on Capitol Hill, Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

5) Chief Justice John Roberts, right, administers the Constitutional Oath to Judge Brett Kavanaugh in the Justices’ Conference Room of the Supreme Court Building Saturday. Ashley Kavanaugh holds the Bible. In the foreground are their daughters, Margaret, left, and Liza. AP photo

6) Megan Murphy, right, embraces Cara Knoedler on Oct. 1, the first anniversary of the mass shooting in Las Vegas. Last year’s shooting occurred at the end of a three-day country music festival on the Las Vegas Strip, when a gunman in a tower suite at the Mandalay Bay hotel-casino opened fire on the crowd. In addition to the 58 people who were killed, hundreds were injured — including more than 400 who were shot or had injuries from shrapnel. Photo: John Locher / AP

7) Corine Remande poses for a camera in Lyon after announcing that she is taking legal action against the Ryder Cup event’s organisers. One of Brooks Koepka’s drives on the opening day of the tournament flew towards the crowd and hit Remande. “Doctors told me I had lost the use of that eye,” the 49-year-old said. “It happened so fast, I didn’t feel any pain when I was hit. I didn’t feel like the ball had struck my eye and then I felt the blood start to pour. The scan on Friday confirmed a fracture of the right eye-socket and an explosion of the eyeball.” Photo: Jeff Pachoud/AFP/Getty Images

8) First responders and others fold an American flag following a prayer service during the one-year anniversary of the October 1 mass shooting, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo:  REUTERS/Steve Marcus

9) First lady Melania Trump waves to children and others as she visits Chipala Primary School, in Lilongwe, Malawi, on October 4, 2018. Mrs. Trump is visiting Africa on her first big solo international trip, aiming to make child well-being the focus of a five-day, four-country tour. Photo: Carolyn Kaster / AP

10) In Nairobi, Kenya, the US first lady, Melania Trump, walks and sings with children as she visits the Nest children’s home in Nairobi, which primarily cares for children whose parents have been incarcerated. Photo: Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

11) The US first lady bottle feeds milk to a baby elephant. Photograph: Ben Curtis/Reuters

12) Quake survivors make their way past a passenger ferry sitting between two buildings in Wani, Indonesia, on Oct. 3. A magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck at dusk on Sept. 28 and generated a tsunami said to have been as high as 20 feet in places. Photo:  Jewel Samad / AFP – Getty Images

13) 5,000 small U.S. flags representing suicides of active and veteran members of the military line the National Mall in an action by the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America in Washington, D.C., on October 3, 2018. Photo: Jacquelyn Martin / AP

14) Poppy Sculpture ‘Weeping Window’ by artist Paul Cummins, right, and designer Tom Piper at the Imperial War Museum in London, England, on October 4, 2018.  Another look. Photos: Kirsty Wigglesworth / AP

15) The NASA astronauts Richard Arnold and Andrew Feustel, and Roscosmos cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev, photographed inside the Soyuz MS-08 space capsule shortly after landing in a remote area outside the town of Dzhezkazgan (Zhezkazgan), Kazakhstan, on October 4, 2018. Photo: Maxim Shipenkov / AFP / Getty

16) A pair of lovers pose for photos in front of the “Monster Building” on the fourth day of the Chinese National Day holiday on October 4, 2018, in Hong Kong, China. The “Monster Building” is a complex composed of five connecting structures: Oceanic Mansion, Fook Cheong Building, Montane Mansion, Yick Cheong Building, and Yick Fat Building in Hong Kong. Photo: Zhang Wei / VCG via Getty

17) People search for valuable items at a mall that was hit by a tsunami, which was triggered by an earthquake on September 28, in Palu, Indonesia’s Central Sulawesi, on October 1, 2018. Photo: Adek Berry / AFP / Getty

18) Venezuelan migrant and rap singer Alfonso Mendoza aka Alca, practices with his skateboard in a park in Barranquilla. Alca, who arrived in Colombia nine months ago due to the crisis in his country, was born without legs and exchanged his wheelchair for a skateboard. Photograph: Raul Arboleda/AFP/Getty Images

19) A pony stands under the Northern Lights in Unstad, Norway, on September 30, 2018. Photo: Olivier Morin / AFP / Getty

20) A giraffe walks in Nairobi National Park as the skyline of Nairobi, Kenya, is seen in the distance, during a safari with the first lady, Melania Trump, on October 5, 2018. Photo: Carolyn Kaster / AP

21) A black bear saunters across a busy street in downtown Juneau, Alaska, on October 4, 2018. The bear caused quite a stir, prompting passers-by to pull out phones to take pictures and people leaving a state office building to do a double take. Photo: Becky Bohrer / AP

22) A horse gallops in a local French cafe, in Chantilly, France. Photo: STEPHANE JASMIN/via REUTERS

23) River Danube’s historical Chain Bridge is lit in pink during the “Health Bridge” campaign to raise awareness for breast cancer in downtown Budapest, Hungary, on September 30, 2018. Photo: Bernadett Szabo / Reuters

24) A museum employee looks at Gunther von Hagens’ “The Tennis Player” at the Body Worlds museum exhibition at the London Pavillion in London. Photo: REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

25) A lifeguard passes one of Royal Deluxe’s giant marionette puppets as it lies on the beach at New Brighton, England, on October 5, 2018. Photo: Darren Staples / Reuters

26) ‘Around the World in 80 Cakes’ on display at the Cake and Bake Show. The UK’s biggest baking event opens at ExCeL in east London. Photo: Dinendra Haria/REX/Shutterstock

27) Wisconsin Badger Jonathan Taylor runs for an 88-yard touchdown vs. Nebraska Saturday night in Madison. Wisconsin won, 41-24. Photo: Steve App, WI State Journal

28) The Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs Monday at Chicago, 3-1, to win the National League Central Division title.  See several photos here.

29) Mike Moustakas singles home Christian Yelich with two outs in the bottom of the 10th to rally the Brewers past the Rockies in Game 1 of the teams’ NL Division Series on Thursday at Miller Park. Photo: Rick Wood / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

30) Keon Broxton is the first to greet Mike Moustakas after his game-winning single against the Rockies in the bottom of the 10th inning during Game 1 of the teams’ NL Division Series at Miller Park on Thursday. The Brewers lead the series going into Sunday’s game, 2-0. Photo: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

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