Photos of the Week (11/10/19)

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A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Snow fell earlier this week in the Milwaukee area making for a sloppy commute, and messy sidewalks. Photos: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

2) Daisy McGregor has photos taken Thursday of her with her 35-foot Colorado Blue Spruce tree she donated to the City of Milwaukee. The tree will be placed at City Hall on North Market Street. Photo: Rick Wood / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

3) Workers from the Milwaukee Department of Public Works Forestry Division harvest the 2019 city Christmas tree Thursday. The 35-foot Colorado Blue Spruce was donated by Daisy McGregor from her home in the 4100 block of North Elmhurst Road. Photo: Rick Wood / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

4) City workers load the treeonto a trailer. Photos: Rick Wood / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

5) Workers from the Milwaukee Department of Public Works Forestry Division move the 2019 City Christmas tree into position next to City Hall Thursday, November 7, 2019. Photo: Rick Wood / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

6) Milwaukee Downtown employee David Ramirez drills holes in the trunks of trees for stands as work was being done to set up some 170 freshly cut evergreen trees at Cathedral Square Park on Monday. After the trees are in place, more than 90 schools and community groups will each assist in decorating the trees with handmade ornaments. It’s all part of the Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival which will officially begin on Thursday, Nov. 21 during the Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival Kickoff Extravaganza in Pere Marquette. Photo: Mike De Sisti / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

7) President Trump and the First Lady attend the LSU-Alabama game in Tuscaloosa Saturday and got a huge ovation. Another look. Photos: The White House.

8) President Donald Trump embraces catcher Kurt Suzuki as he welcomes the MLB World Series champion Washington Nationals to the White House in Washington, November 4, 2019. Popular Nationals players praised Trump at the White House celebration, days after the president drew boos from fans and criticism from pitcher Sean Doolittle. Trump wrapped Suzuki in a tight hug from behind when the catcher donned a red “Make America Great Again” cap and said, “I love you all. Thank you.”  Photo: REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

9) President Donald Trump and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy watch a woman carry a card announcing the rounds during a mixed martial arts fight in Madison Square Garden in New York. Photo: REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

10) Fallen leaves are seen on small crosses planted in the Field of Remembrance at Westminster Abbey in London. Photo: Reuters

11) Members of the LeBaron family look at the burned car where part of the nine murdered members of the family were killed and burned during an ambush in Bavispe, Sonora mountains, Mexico, on November 5, 2019. President Donald Trump offered Tuesday to help Mexico “wage war” on its cartels after three women and six children from an American Mormon community were murdered in an area notorious for drug traffickers. Photo:Herika Martinez / AFP / Getty

12) A man with a bucket tackles a blaze as smoke rises from a fire at the Balogun market in downtown Lagos, Nigeria, on November 5, 2019. Photo: Sunday Alamba / AP

13) Participants sit inside coffins during a “living funeral” event as part of a “dying well” program in Seoul, South Korea, October 31, 2019. Dozens took part in the event, from teenagers to retirees, donning shrouds, taking funeral portraits, penning their last testaments, and lying in a closed coffin for around 10 minutes. Funeral company Hyowon began offering the living funerals to help people appreciate their lives, and seek forgiveness and reconciliation with family and friends, said Jeong Yong-mun, who heads the healing center. Photo: REUTERS/Heo Ran

14) A girl dressed as an angel, participates in a parade called “La Calabiuza” on the eve of the Day of the Dead in Tonacatepeque. Photo: REUTERS/Jose Cabezas

15) Democratic 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren goes down to her knees after tripping while ascending the stage at the start of a political rally in Raleigh, North Carolina. Photo: REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

16) On Wednesday, First Lady Melania Trump visited Boston Medical Center to learn about programs that center on the care of mothers and children affected by opioid addiction and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome. Photo: The White House

17) Melpomeni Dina reacts during a reunion at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem on Nov. 3. Dina, a 92-year-old Greek woman who rescued a Jewish family during the Holocaust, has been reunited with two of the people she saved and dozens of their family members. Photo: Patti Nieberg, AP

18) An aerial view of a 20-meter-high “Catrina” figure—the biggest in the world—dressed up as a bride, and the “Catrin,” her groom, in the main square of Zapotlanejo, Jalisco state, Mexico, on November 1, 2019. Photo: Ulises Ruiz / AFP / Getty

19) Chinese zoo keeper Yang Liu examines one of the two three month-old twin panda cubs at Pairi Daiza wildlife park, a zoo and botanical garden in Brugelette, Belgium. Photo:  REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

20) A newly born baby Rothschild’s giraffe is seen inside its enclosure at Liberec Zoo in Liberec, Czech Republic. Photo: Reuters

21) A zookeeper carries a pelican to move it to its winter enclosure at Dvur Kralove Zoo in Dvur Kralove nad Labem, Czech Republic, on November 5, 2019. Photo: David W Cerny / Reuters

22) In Pushkar, India,  a camel is made to perform during a ‘dance competition’ held during the Pushkar camel fair in Rajasthan. Thousands of livestock traders from the region attend the fair. Photograph: Himanshu Sharma/AFP/Getty

23) A duck sits on a branch at the shore of the Hinterbruehler Lake next to the Isar River in Munich, Germany. Photo: Reuters

24) People take pictures and videos of Boston Dynamics robot dog named “Spot” during a presentation on the last day of the Web Summit in Lisbon on November 7, 2019.  Photo: Patricia De Melo Moreira / AFP / Getty

25) Cardinal Dolan and the Radio City Rockettes attend the blessing of the animals on the first day of rehearsal for their starring role in the 2019 Christmas Spectacular at Radio City Music Hall on November 4, 2019, in New York City. Photo: Arturo Holmes / Getty

26) In Bad Tölz, Germany, women wearing fox fur dresses attend the traditional Leonhardi pilgrimage ride, a procession in honor of St Leonhard, the patron saint of farm animals. Photograph: Angelika Warmuth/dpa/AFP/Getty

27) I could post one or more of these every week. Models walk the runway during Guo Pei’s first-ever runway show in the UK, staged to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the V&A Fashion in Motion series on November 1, 2019, in London, England. Photo:Wiktor Szymanowicz / Barcroft Media / Getty

28) Beauty designers participate in an annual national contest in Minsk, Belarus. Photo: Reuters

29) Green Bay Packers fans tailgate before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Chargers Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, in Carson, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

30) Green Bay Packers fans pose before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Chargers Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, in Carson, Calif. Again.  (AP Photos/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

31) Green Bay Packers fans watch warm ups before the first half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Chargers Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, in Carson, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill

32) Green Bay Packers running back Jamaal Williams celebrates after scoring against the Los Angeles Chargers during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, in Carson, Calif. It was one of the few bright spots for Green Bay as the Packers lost 26-11.  (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

33) The UW Marching Band paid tribute to the United States Armed Forces. The band formed an anchor, plane, ship and eagle. Photos: WMTV via Ryan Wubben

34) Wisconsin wide receiver Danny Davis scores a touchdown in the second quarter of the Badgers’ 24-22 win over the Iowa Hawkeyes on Saturday at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison. Photo:

35) Iowa quarterback Nate Stanley fails to convert a two-point conversion attempt in the fourth quarter of the Hawkeyes’ 24-22 loss to the Wisconsin Badgers on Saturday at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison. The conversion would have tied the game late, and the Badgers held on to win. Photo:

36) Wisconsin linebackers Chris Orr (54) and Zack Baun (56) show off the Heartland Trophy after the Badgers defeated the Iowa Hawkeyes, 24-22, on Saturday at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison. Photo:

AND FINALLY…

37) The Berlin Wall opening in 1989. Photo: Getty Images.

38) A man attacks the Berlin Wall with a pickax on the night of Nov. 9, 1989, as news spread rapidly that the East German government would start granting exit visas to anyone who wanted to go to the West. Photo: Getty Images

39) People climb onto the Berlin Wall on Nov. 10, 1989, the morning after the announcement by the East German government that they would start granting exit visas to East Germans wanting to go to the West. The announcement was misinterpreted as meaning the border was completely open, and East German border guards were unable or unwilling to control the thousands of people who rushed to the Wall. Photo: Getty Images

40) West Germans bring food and drink to East German border guards on Nov. 10, 1989. Photo: Getty Images

41) An East Berlin citizen embraces a West Berlin woman while an East German border soldier watches on at the border checkpoint Invalidenstrasse after the opening of the East German border was announced in Berlin, November 9, 1989.  Photo: REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

42) An East Berlin border guard hands a flower back to West Berlin citizens who are sitting atop the Berlin Wall in front of the Brandenburg Gate, November 10, 1989. Photo: Reuters Files

43) Berliners take a hammer and chisel to a section of the Berlin Wall in front of the Brandenburg Gate after the opening of the East German border was announced, November 9, 1989. The Berlin Wall was built to stop East Germans fleeing to the West. It began as a barbed wire and cinder block wall but was then fortified to become a heavily guarded 100-mile white concrete barrier that encircled West Berlin. Photo: REUTERS/Files

44) East German citizens climb the Berlin wall at the Brandenburg Gate as they celebrate the opening of the East German border, November 10, 1989. Photo: REUTERS/File

45) East German citizens help each other climb the Berlin Wall at the Brandenburg gate after the opening of East German borders, November 10, 1989. Photo: REUTERS/File

46) A crying woman dabs her eyes at the opening of the passage under the Wahlenstrasse bridge. Photo: Getty Images

47) An East German woman crosses the border with her passport. Photo: Getty Images

48) A traffic jam stretches along a highway near Leipzig, East Germany, as East Germans emigrate following the fall of the Berlin Wall. Photo: Getty Images

49) A family in a car is welcomed by people at the former inner-German border on Nov. 9, 1989. Photo: Getty Images

50) A West German offers champagne to an East German man passing through Checkpoint Charlie. Photo: Getty Images

51) An East German woman driving a car receives a kiss from a West German woman at Checkpoint Charlie. Photo: Getty Images

52) Thousands of people rushed to the Berlin Wall in the first few days after the opening of the border on Nov. 9, 1989. Photo: Getty Images

 

 

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