Photos of the Week (10/18/20)

Autumnal trees are pictured near the Chancellery, in Berlin, Germany, October 16, 2020. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch     TPX IMAGES…

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett is sworn in as her husband and six of her seven children look on during her confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Oct. 12, 2020. Photo: Reuters

2) Supreme court nominee judge Amy Coney Barrett testifies during her Senate judiciary committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill. Photograph: Leah Millis/AFP/Getty

3) Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s husband Jesse Barrett sits with some of their seven children as they attend his wife’s Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to serve as an associate justice on the U.S. Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photo: REUTERS/Leah Millis/Pool    

4) Demonstrators dressed up as characters from Margaret Atwood’s “The Handmaid’s Tale” rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court as the Senate Judiciary Committee held a fourth day of confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett in Washington. Photo: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque   

5) President Donald Trump takes part in a live one-hour NBC News town hall forum with a group of Florida voters in Miami, Oct. 15, 2020. Photo: Reuters

6) President Donald Trump tosses masks to the crowd as he takes the stage for a campaign rally, his first since being treated for Covid-19, in Sanford, Fla., on Oct. 12.  Photo: Reuters

7) President Trump addresses a rally on the White House’s South Lawn, Oct. 10, 2020. Photo: Getty Images

8) Lee Keltner sprays Mace moments before he is fatally shot by security guard Matthew Dolloff at a “Patriot Rally” event in Denver, Oct. 10, 2020. Photo: Getty Images

9) A home is seen destroyed in the aftermath of Hurricane Delta in Creole, Louisiana, Oct. 10, 2020. Photo: Reuters

10) Brian Schexnayder rescues his goat from a damaged silo on his farm after Hurricane Delta in Iowa, Louisiana, October 10, 2020, the second hurricane to batter their state over the past six weeks. Photo: REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman

11) A man carries belongings from his damaged house two days after shelling by Armenian’s artillery during fighting over the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Ganja, Azerbaijan. Photo: AP

12) Maricopa County Constable Darlene Martinez escorts a family out of their apartment after serving an eviction order for non-payment in Phoenix. Thousands of court-ordered evictions continue nationwide despite a Centers for Disease Control moratorium for renters impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Although state and county officials say they have tried to educate the public on the protections, many renters remain unaware and fail to complete the necessary forms to remain in their homes.  Photo: Getty Images

13) An overhead view shows a field hospital known as an “alternate care facility” set up at the state fairground near Milwaukee as cases of COVID-19 spike in Wisconsin, Oct. 12, 2020. Photo: WI Dept. of Administration

14) A dog sniffs out COVID-19 during a training at a veterinary school in Paris, Oct. 15. Researchers around the world are training canines to detect COVID-19. Photo: Getty Images

15) A trainer plays ball with a white lion at the Al Buqaish private zoo in the Emirate of Sharjah, Oct. 15, 2020. Photo: Getty Images

16) Tatyana Abramova, 33, plays with her fox, Plombir, at her house outside the Siberian city of Novosibirsk. Soviet experiments to domesticate foxes began in 1959, with the aim of understanding the behavior of animals and to explain how the fox’s ancestor, the wolf, evolved into the domesticated dog. Photograph: Alexander Nemenov/AFP/Getty

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