Photos of the Week (11/29/20)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Vivian Zayas holds on to the walker that belonged to her recently deceased mother, Ana Martinez, while her family prays before Thanksgiving dinner, on November 26, 2020, in Deer Park, New York. Ana Martinez died from COVID-19 on April 1, at age 78, while recovering at a nursing home from a knee replacement. The family is having their traditional meal of turkey, yams, green beans, and rice and beans—but Zayas removed a seat from the table and put her mother’s walker in its place. Photo: John Minchillo / AP

2) Janis and Uri Segal smile as they celebrate Thanksgiving with a virtual zoom with their family before a small dinner together as they try to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in Detroit, Michigan, November 26, 2020. Photo: REUTERS/Emily Elconin

3) A family celebrates Thanksgiving outside in Hermosa Beach, California. Grandmothers Ann Anderson, in green and G.G., in purple, had their own table. Photo: Jay L Clendenin/Los Angeles Time/Shutterstock

4) Jessica and John Franz prepare Thanksgiving dinner in Olathe, Kansas, while their daughters, Quinn and Molly, talk with family members on Thanksgiving Day. Photo: Charlie Riedel/AP

5) Family members wave goodbye to Barbara Farrior, 85, after visiting her at her nursing home in New York on Thanksgiving. The Hebrew Home at Riverdale was featuring drive-up visits so that families could connect with their loved ones celebrating the holiday alone. Photo: Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AP

6) President Trump holds a Thanksgiving video teleconference with members of the military. While he repeated allegations of electoral fraud, many social media commentators focused on his unusually small desk. Photograph: Erin Scott/Reuters

7) In Huntington Beach, California, demonstrators wave flags along the Pacific Coast Highway during a protest against the new overnight Covid-19 curfew being introduced in California. Photograph: Marcio José Sánchez/AP

8) A supporter of President Donald Trump speaks to a police officer as he waits for Trump to depart the Trump National Golf Club in Sterling, Virginia, November 21. Photo: REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

9) A volunteer is examined by Cira 3, a remote-controlled robot that runs tests on suspected coronavirus patients to limit human exposure to the virus, amid a second wave of infections in Tanta, Egypt, November 18. Photo: REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

10) In Bayonne, France, a bar owner opens casks of beer in front of a local administration center as he stages a protest against the nationwide lockdown. Photograph: Bob Edme/AP

11) A Palestinian woman stands next to her house in a slum on the outskirts of Khan Younis Refugee Camp, in the southern Gaza Strip. Photo: AP

12) An internally displaced boy sits outside his shelter during snowfall in Kabul, Afghanistan. Photo: Reuters

13) A snowy owl perches next to a chimney on a rooftop in a residential neighborhood, where it’s been seen for more than a week, on November 20, 2020, in Seattle, Washington. Snowy owls spend summers in the Arctic, and many migrate in winter to southern Canada and the northern half of the contiguous United States, though they’re seen more often in windswept fields or dunes than cities. Photo: Elaine Thompson / AP

14) A red deer lifts his hoof toward a member of the public as they enter their car in the Highlands in Glen Coe, Scotland, on November 26, 2020. Photo: Jeff J Mitchell / Getty

15) In Muscat, Oman, Maryam al-Balushi feeds some of her pets at her home. Despite complaints from neighbors and mounting expense, she has accumulated 480 cats and 12 dogs, and describes her pets as a mood-lifter and better companions than her fellow humans. Photograph: Mohammed Mahjoub/AFP/Getty Images

16) British musician Paul Barton plays the piano for monkeys that occupy abandoned historical areas in Lopburi, Thailand. Photo: Reuters

17) In Bristol, England, a stag on the Ashton Court Estate reacts as magpies and crows feed on ticks from its fur in crisp and cold autumnal weather. Photograph: Ben Birchall/PA

18) Fluffy toy panda bears as part of the art installation “Panda mie” by Italian restaurant owner Giuseppe “Pino” Fichera sit over beers at his restaurant “Pino’s” to raise awareness of the COVID-19 lockdown’s business impact on gastronomy in Frankfurt, Germany, November 24. Photo: REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

19) In Doncaster, England, a staff member checks the winter illuminations at Yorkshire Wildlife Park. The park is hoping to reopen with the display on 3 December if lockdown restrictions allow. Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA

20) Travelers take to the roads ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday during the COVID-19 outbreak in Chicago, Illinois, Nov. 24, 2020. Photo: Reuters

21) A woman walks in a snow-covered forest after a snowfall, outside Moscow, Russia, on November 21, 2020.  Photo: Yuri Kadobnov / AFP / Getty

22) Corn and Cob, two turkeys from Iowa who are expected to be pardoned by President Trump in an annual Thanksgiving tradition, check into the Willard Intercontinental Hotel in Washington, November 23. Photo: AP

23) The National Thanksgiving Turkey Corn stands by as President Donald Trump speaks during the 73rd annual presentation and pardoning in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington, November 24. In the Rose Garden, Trump pardoned the 42-pound turkey named Corn as part of an annual presidential ritual, the sparing of a turkey from American dinner tables on the Thanksgiving holiday. Photo: REUTERS/Hannah McKay

24) Wild turkeys cross a street on the eve of Thanksgiving in Staten Island, New York, November 25, 2020. Photo: REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

25) The “Boss Baby” balloon is deflated as it ends its appearance during the modified Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City on November 26, 2020. The annual parade took place, but only after significant changes made because of the ongoing pandemic. Photo: Craig Ruttle / AP

26) The Radio City Rockettes rehearse for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City. The traditional parade took place without spectators this year. Photo: Peter Kramer/NBC

27) Cali Hammer and her brother Bryce take a photo with Santa, who was behind a plexiglass partition at a Cabela’s store in Tilden Township, Pennsylvania, on November 20. Photo: Ben Hasty/MediaNews Group/Reading Eagle/Getty Images

28) First Lady Melania Trump departs after welcoming the arrival of the White House Christmas Tree outside the White House in Washington, November 23. Photo: REUTERS/Hannah McKay

29) Chocolate Santas wearing protective face masks are seen in the workshop of the Hungarian confectioner Laszlo Rimoczi, in Lajosmizse, Hungary, on November 20, 2020. Photo: Bernadett Szabo / Reuters

30) Marquez Valdes-Scantling’s fumble in overtime last Sunday set up sudden death, and the Indianapolis Colts’ Rodrigo Blankenship kicked a 39-yard field goal to seal a 34-31 comeback win against the Packers. Green Bay’s collapse sent their record to 7-3, knocking them out of the top spot in the NFC playoffs seeding behind New Orleans (8-2). Photo: Indianapolis Star

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