Photos of the Week (11/22/20)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Rudy Giuliani speaks to the press about various lawsuits related to the 2020 election, inside the Republican National Committee headquarters on November 19, 2020, in Washington, D.C. Photo: Drew Angerer / Getty

2) Supporters of President Donald Trump cheer alongside the presidential motorcade at Freedom Plaza near the White House in Washington. Photo: REUTERS/Tom Brenner    

3) A supporter of President Donald Trump leaves a restaurant’s terrace near Black Lives Matter Plaza as fireworks are thrown in her direction, in Washington. Photo: REUTERS/Erin Scott

4) People watch as a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, topped with the Crew Dragon capsule, is launched carrying four astronauts on the first operational Nasa commercial crew mission at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Photograph: Joe Skipper/Reuters

4) A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying Crew Dragon spacecraft is launched to the International Space Station with three NASA astronauts and Japanese astronaut Soichi Noguchi onboard, Nov. 15, 2020, at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Another look. Photos: NASA

5) A balcony of a residential building is seen hit by a missile casing in Stepanakert in the region of Nagorno-Karabakh, Nov. 16, 2020. Photo: Reuters

6) Experts at the Observatoire Pelagis examine the dead body of a fin whale which was found stranded on a beach in Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez, France. Photo: Reuters

7) In Birmingham, England, Simon Champion cleans the inside of the penguin pool at the National Sea Life Centre as staff prepare for reopening after the lockdown. Photograph: Joe Giddens/PA

8) A seagull files over a man sitting at a coffee shop backdropped by the Bosporus Strait in Istanbul, Turkey. Photo: AP

9) A Ravensbeard Wildlife Center worker swaddles a saw-whet owl, the smallest owl in the northeast, that was rescued from the tree that would become the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree. One more look. Photos: Ravensbeard Wildlife Center

10) A young unnamed koala joey looks out from the pouch of its mother, Pippa, at the zoo in Zurich, Switzerland, on November 18, 2020.  Photo: Arnd Wiegmann / Reuters

11) The moon sets behind the Statue of Liberty on November 16, 2020, in New York City.  Photo: Gary Hershorn / Getty

12) People watch from Marks Park as a thunderstorm gathers off Bondi Beach on November 13, 2020, in Sydney, Australia. Photo: Brook Mitchell / Getty

13) A sculpture called “Dalmation” balances a taxi on its nose while wearing a face covering during the coronavirus pandemic in Manhattan, New York City. Photo: REUTERS/Carlo Allegri 

14) The Regent Street Christmas lights, entitled “The Spirit of Christmas,” stand illuminated after being switched on without a ceremony as shops on the street remain temporarily closed due to England’s second coronavirus lockdown, in London, on November 15, 2020.  Photo: Matt Dunham / AP

15) Issa Kassissieh, wearing a Santa Claus costume, sits next to a Christmas tree on a salt formation in the Dead Sea, in an event organized by Israel’s tourism ministry, near Ein Bokeq, Israel. Photo: REUTERS/Amir Cohen  

16) Gracelynn Blumenfeld visits with a masked Santa Claus through a transparent barrier at a Bass Pro Shop in Bridgeport, Connecticut, on November 10, 2020. Photo: Seth Wenig / AP

17) Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers celebrates after scoring a TD last Sunday against Jacksonville at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. The Green Bay Packers beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 24-20. Photo:

18) Green Bay Packers wide receiver Davante Adams comes down with a six-yard touchdown reception while being defended by Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback C.J. Henderson during the fourth quarter of their game at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. The Green Bay Packers beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 24-20. Photo:

19) Northwestern linebacker Blake Gallagher (51) strips the ball from Wisconsin quarterback Graham Mertz. It was one of Mertz’ four turnovers Saturday as Northwestern won, 17-7. Photo: MARK HOFFMAN, MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL



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