Photos of the Week (03/01/20)

Drum queen Evelyn Bastos of Mangueira samba school performs during the first night of the Carnival parade at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Law enforcement officers converge as an employee opened fire on February 26 at one of the nation’s largest breweries, Molson Coors in Milwaukee, killing five fellow workers before taking his own life in one of the worst mass shootings in Wisconsin history. The attack occurred at the sprawling campus that includes a mix of corporate offices and brewing facilities. The complex is widely known as “Miller Valley” in reference to the Miller Brewing Company that is now part of Molson Coors. Photos: The Milwaukee Independent

2) Police investigate a shooting at the Molson Coors headquarters in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Feb. 26. Photo: Reuters

3) “It is a horrible, horrible day for the employees here. It’s a very rough day for anyone who is close to this situation,” said Mayor Tom Barrett. “This is an unspeakable tragedy for our city. There were five individuals who went to work today, just like we all go to work. They thought they were going to work and then would return to their families. They didn’t, and they tragically never will.” Photo: The Milwaukee Independent

4) Allison Krueger, age 6 of Butler (right) made it her goal to get a sympathy card to every Molson Coors employee. She got some help as a stream of people stopped buy to drop one off or create one at the ambulance station. At left, Marquette University Police officer Tom Wichgers, and Bell Ambulance employee, Harley Spangler, center write out sympathy cards. You could create a card or drop one off at Bell Ambulance Station 3, 1647 Vel R. Phillips Ave. for employees of Molson Coors. Photo: Michael Sears / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

5) President Donald Trump holds a news conference on the coronavirus outbreak at the White House in Washington, DC, Feb. 26. Photo: Reuters

6) In Wuhan, China,  a volunteer checks a navigation app while driving a pregnant woman and her partner to the hospital. Photograph: Yuan Zheng/EPA

7) In Daegu, South Korea, people line up to buy face masks in the Dongseongro shopping district. South Korea has the largest number of coronavirus cases outside China. Photograph: Jung Yeon-Je/AFP/Getty Images

8) President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump, joined by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, greet the crowd as they arrive onstage at the Namaste Trump Rally Monday, Feb. 24, 2020, at Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad, India. (Official White House Photo by Andrea Hanks)

9) President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump, joined by tour guide Nitin Singh, arrive to the Taj Mahal Monday, Feb. 24, 2020, in Agra, India. (Official White House Photo by Andrea Hanks). One more. Photo: The White House

10) President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrive to the Great Gate Arch of the Taj Mahal Monday, Feb. 24, 2020, in Agra, India. (Official White House Photo by Andrea Hanks)

11) U.S. President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump listen to India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) as they sit next to a charkha, or spinning wheel, during their visit at Gandhi Ashram in Ahmedabad. Photo: AFP

12) President Donald J. Trump signs the guest book during his visit to the home of Mohandas Gandhi Monday, Feb. 24, 2020, in Ahmedabad, India. (Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead)

13) A woman in the crowd becomes emotional as President Donald Trump holds a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Feb. 21. Photo: Reuters

14) Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders speaks during a campaign rally at the University of Houston in Houston, Texas, Feb. 23. Photo: Reuters

15) African American supporters of Donald Trump pray for him at the end of a news conference and meeting in the Cabinet Room at the White House. At the meeting, the president talked about the economic advances black people have made under his administration. Photograph: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

16) Film producer Harvey Weinstein is handcuffed after his guilty verdict in his sexual assault trial in the Manhattan borough of New York City, Feb. 24, 2020 in this courtroom sketch. Photo: Reuters

17) Mourners are seated before paying their respect to Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna during their memorial service at the Staple Center in Los Angeles, Feb. 24. Photo: Reuters

18) Vanessa Bryant speaks during Kobe and Gianna Bryant’s memorial service at the Staples Center on Feb. 24. Photo: Gety Images

19) Douglas Ciampi of Westminster, Massachusetts, stands next to a rime ice-covered antenna while taking in the view from the summit of Mount Washington, New Hampshire, Feb. 23. Photo: AP

20) In, Plymouth, England, Hulk the hermit crab, whose tendency to repeatedly outgrow or break through his shell means the National Marine Aquarium is on the hunt for a new home. Photograph: National Marine Aquarium/PA

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