Photos of the Week (12/09/18)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Tiffany Utterson, right, and her children, from left to right, Ella, 11, Ian, 10 and Owen, 8, place a wreath outside the gated community entrance to the home of former President George H.W. Bush in Houston, Texas. Bush died at his Houston home at age 94. Photo: AP

2) A military honor guard team carries the casket of former President George H.W. Bush into the Capitol. Photo:  Win McNamee / Pool via EPA

3) From left, Vice President Mike Pence, former President George W. Bush, former first lady Laura Bush and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush watch as the casket arrives on Dec. 3. Photo: Jonathan Ernst / AFP – Getty Images

4) Former President George W. Bush and other family members watch as the flag-draped casket of his father is carried by a joint services military honor guard to lie in state in the rotunda of the U.S. Capitol on Dec. 3. Photo: Alex Brandon / Pool via Reuters

5) Members of the public view the flag-draped casket of the former US president George HW Bush as he lies in state in the Capitol rotunda before his funeral on Wednesday. Photograph: Erik S Lesser/EPA

6) Former President George W. Bush and former first lady Laura Bush visit the casket containing the body of former President George H.W. Bush in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol on Dec. 4, 2018. Photo: Ting Shen / EPA

7) Former Sen. Bob Dole salutes the casket of the late president at the Capitol on Dec. 4.  Photo: Drew Angerer / Getty Images

8) Sully, the service dog of the former president, sits near the casket of the former president as he lies in state at the Capitol on Dec. 4. The yellow labrador joined the Bush family to help in June, weeks after the death of former first lady Barbara Bush. Photo: Drew Angerer / Getty Images

9) President Donald Trump, with first lady Melania Trump, salutes the casket. Photo: Shawn Thew / Pool via Reuters

10) Former first lady Laura Bush and former President George W. Bush greet first lady Melania Trump and President Donald Trump outside of Blair House in Washington on Dec. 4.  Trump paid a condolence call to the Bush family at Blair House, the government guest house across the street from the White House where the Bush family is staying.  Photo: Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images

11) Neil Bush, left, one of the late president’s sons, and his family touch the casket. Photo:  Zach Gibson / Getty Images

12) President Donald Trump shakes hands with former first lady Michelle Obama as former President Barack Obama, former President Bill Clinton, and former first lady Hillary Clinton look on. Photo: Brendan Smialowski / AFP – Getty Images

13) Former President George W. Bush speaks during the funeral service for his father. Bush, the 43rd president, gave a tearful eulogy of his father, peppered with jokes and personal stories. He said his father taught his children about the importance of public service and how to live a life with grace, humility and kindness. Photo: Mandel Ngan / AFP – Getty Images

14) An emotional former President George W. Bush  touches the casket after speaking. Photo: Reuters

15) Former President George W. Bush follows behind a military honor guard carrying the casket after the funeral. Photo: Jim Young / Reuters

16) Former President George W. Bush waves goodbye as he and Laura Bush board “Special Air Mission 41,” one of the Air Force One planes flown by his father when he was in office, as they depart for Texas from Joint Base Andrews. The government plane conducted a “tribute flight” honoring George H.W. Bush over his interment site at the George Bush Presidential Library in College Station, Texas. Photo: Jim Urquhart / Reuters

17) The flag-draped casket of the U.S.’s 41st President George H.W. Bush is carried by a joint services military honor guard in Spring, Texas, as it is placed on a Union Pacific train. The train will take about 2 hours to travel roughly 143 kilometers to the city of College Station, home to Bush’s presidential library at Texas A&M University. The locomotive has been painted the colors of the Air Force One plane used during his presidency and bears the number “4141” in honor of the 41st president. Photo: Reuters

18) People pay their respects as the train carrying the casket of former President George H.W. Bush passes along the route from Spring to College Station, Texas. Photo: Reuters

19) Migrants from Honduras, part of a caravan of thousands from Central America trying to reach the United States, try to jump a border fence to cross illegally from Mexico to the U.S, in Tijuana, Mexico. Photo: REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

20) A Honduran migrant crawls through a hole under the US border fence. Discouraged by the long wait to apply for asylum through official ports of entry, many Central American migrants from recent caravans are choosing to gain entry to the US and hand themselves in to border patrol agents. Photograph: Rebecca Blackwell/AP

21) Protesters gather in the Capitol rotunda in Lansing, Michigan,  to oppose the strategy of the Republican-led senate, a so-called lame-duck strategy. Photograph: Robert Killips/AP

22) U.S. Supreme Court justices pose for their group portrait at the Supreme Court in Washington. Seated (L-R): Associate Justice Stephen Breyer, Associate Justice Clarence Thomas, Chief Justice of the United States John G. Roberts, Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Associate Justice Samuel Alito, Jr. Standing behind (L-R): Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch, Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Associate Justice Elena Kagan and Associate Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh. Photo: REUTERS/Jim Young

23) Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump attend a Hanukah reception at the White House. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

24) An adult king penguin surrounded by chicks on Marion Island, one of the sub-antarctic Prince Edward Islands. This picture was the overall winner in the British Ecological Society’s photo contest. Photograph: Chris Oosthuizen/University of Pretoria/British Ecological Society

25) In Shimla, India, a sambar deer is trapped in a school lavatory. The deer was later released at a nearby nature reserve near the hill town. Photograph: AFP/Getty

26) A dog from the charity ‘Canine Partners’ acts as ball boy for a game during a Champions Tennis doubles match between Mansour Bahrami and Juan Carlos Ferrero vs Henri Leconte and Mikael Pernfors at the Royal Albert Hall in London, Britain, Dec. 6, 2018. Photo: Reuters

27) Walking figures depicting late US rock and roll legend Elvis Presley appear on a traffic light switching from green to red in Friedberg near Frankfurt, Germany, Dec. 6, 2018. Photo: AP

28) In Vík, Iceland, the northern lights glow above a church in Reyniskirkja. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA

29) In Sydney, Australia, a projected image of the Madonna and child is displayed on St Mary’s Cathedral during the annual Lights of Christmas show. Photograph: James D Morgan/Getty Images

30) In Milan, Italy, people take pictures during the lighting ceremony of the Christmas illuminations and Swarovski Christmas Tree. Photograph: Daniel Dal Zennaro/EPA

31) In Zurich, Switzerland, an employee places chocolates in the window at a Teuscher chocolate store. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters

32) In Burnham-on-Sea, England, Trinity Close, where for 11 years the residents have decorated their homes and gardens with more than 100,000 lights. Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty

33) A staff member checks the Museum of Architecture’s Gingerbread City at the V&A Museum, in London, Britain, Dec. 5, 2018. Photo: Reuters

34) Britain’s Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall meets reindeer Dancer, left, and Blitzen, right, with their handlers Karen and Jason Perrins in the gardens at Clarence House in London. Photo: AP

35) A woman walks through the snow in a forest on the banks of the Yenisei River, with the air temperature at about minus 32° C (-25.6° F), near the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, Russia. Photo: Reuters

36) YIKES! Swimming in a frozen river in a park in Shenyang, China. Photograph: Reuters

37) Snow falls over Lambeau Field before the Green Bay Packers game against the Arizona Cardinals at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. on Sunday, December 2, 2018. Photo: Mike De Sisti / USA TODAY NETWORK-Wis

38) Fans brave cold and wet conditions as they head to the stadium before the Green Bay Packers take on the Arizona Cardinals during their football game on Sunday, December 2, 2018, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. Photo: Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin.

39) Packers fans tailgate inside a tent outside the stadium before the Green Bay Packers game against the Arizona Cardinals at Lambeau Field on Sunday, December 2, 2018 in Green Bay, Wis. Photo:  Adam Wesley/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin

40) Mike Goodman from Fort Wayne, Ind. waves as he’s dressed as Ralphie’s bunny costume from the movie “A Christmas Story” while tailgating before the Green Bay Packers game against the Arizona Cardinals at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. on Sunday, December 2, 2018. Photo: Mike De Sisti / USA TODAY NETWORK-Wis

41) Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones scores a touchdown during the 4th quarter of Green Bay Packers game 20-17 loss against the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. Photo: Mike De Sisti / USA TODAY NETWORK-Wis Mike De Sisti, Mike De Sisti

42) Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby misses a field goal as time expires in the fourth quarter against the Arizona Cardinals at Lambeau Field on Sunday, December 2, 2018 in Green Bay, Wis. Photo: Adam Wesley/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wi

43) Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby and punter/holder J.K. Scott react following a missed field goal ending the game against the Arizona Cardinals during on Sunday, December 2, 2018, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. Arizona defeated Green Bay 20 to 17. Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin. Photo: Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wis

44) Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby reacts after missing the potential game-tying field goal as time expires against the Arizona Cardinals Sunday, December 2, 2018, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. Dan Powers/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin Sunday, December 2, 2018, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. Photo: Dan Powers/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin Dan Powers, Dan Powers/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wis

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