Best Photos of the Week (05/15/22)

A pictorial week-in review posted every Sunday.

1) Empty shelves show a shortage of baby formula at a CVS store in San Antonio, Texas.  Photo: REUTERS/Kaylee Greenlee Beal

2) A man watches a drone video of an attack to a Russian tank at an exhibition of the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine, in the National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War, as Russia celebrates Victory Day marking the 77th anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany in World War Two, in Kyiv, Ukraine. Photo: Reuters

3) Ukrainian servicemen load bodies of Russian soldiers into a railway refrigerator carriage in Kyiv, Ukraine. Photo: AP

4) A child stands on a destroyed Russian tank near Makariv, Kyiv region, Ukraine. Photo: REUTERS/Mikhail Palinchak

5) Natalya Suhotsha, 24, looks at her two-day-old twin girls, Zlata and Sophia, at the perinatal centre in Lviv. She had fled Irpin, on the outskirts of Kyiv, in the earliest days of the war when the Russians began to bombard a nearby airport. Her husband gave her five minutes to gather things and go. At the hospital she has met other displaced new mothers. ‘We just talk about pretty babies,’ Suhotsha said. ‘We don’t talk about the war. Every time you talk about the war, you stress.’ Photograph: Nariman El-Mofty/AP

6) Russian Ambassador to Poland Sergey Andreev reacts after being covered with red paint during a protest prior a ceremony at the Soviet soldier war mausoleum in Warsaw, Poland, on the day of the 77th anniversary of the 1945 Soviet victory against Nazi Germany.  Photo: AFP

7)  A colleague reacts next to the dead body of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, who was killed by Israeli army gunfire during an Israeli raid, according to the Qatar-based news channel, in Jenin in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. Photo: Al Jazeera/Handout via REUTERS

8) Israeli police confront mourners as they carry the casket of slain Al Jazeera veteran journalist Shireen Abu Akleh during her funeral in east Jerusalem. Photo: AP

9) WNBA star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner leaves a courtroom after a hearing, in Khimki just outside Moscow, Russia. Griner was detained at the Moscow airport in February after vape cartridges containing oil derived from cannabis were allegedly found in her luggage, which could carry a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison.  Photo: AP

10) A Palestinian beekeeper uses smoke to calm bees in the process of collecting honey at a farm in the central Gaza Strip. Photo: REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

11) Our Lady of Fatima (the Virgin Mary) statue is seen during an event marking the 105th anniversary of the reported appearance of the Virgin Mary to three shepherd children, at the Catholic shrine of Fatima, in Fatima, Portugal. Photo: Reuters

12) One of the ”Las Doncellas” (maidens), holds a basket covered with white cloth transporting a loaf of bread on her head, during the ”Bread Procession of the Saint”, the ceremony in honor of Saint Domingo de La Calzada (1019-1109) who helped poor people and pilgrimage, in Santo Domingo de La Calzada, northern Spain. Photo: AP

13) Sonny Leon aboard Rich Strike celebrates winning the 148th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, May 7, 2022. Photo: Reuters

14) Participant Olivia Locking, 11, walks her horse, Lucky, together with June Trotter and her horse, Merry Legs, beside the River Thames after competing on day one of the Royal Windsor Horse Show in Windsor, Britain. Photo: Reuters

Best Photos of the Week (05/01/22)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) A Ukrainian serviceman looks at a Russian ballistic missile’s booster stage that fell in a field in Bohodarove, eastern Ukraine, amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Photo: AFP

2) Portraits are placed next to coffins of from right, Kira Glodan, three-month-old, her mother Valerya Glodan, 28, and grandmother Lyudmila Yavkina, 54, killed in their apartment by shelling, during a funeral ceremony at the Transfiguration Cathedral in Odesa, Ukraine. Photo: AP

3) Local residents receive drinking water at a distribution center in Toretsk, eastern Ukraine, April 25, 2022. Toretsk residents have had no access to water for more than two months because of the war. Photo: AP

4) People walk by an artistic depiction of Russian President Vladimir Putin by Kriss Salmanis of Latvia, outside the Russian embassy in Bucharest, Romania. Photo: AP

5) An Orthodox priest Oleksandr conducts the Orthodox Easter service next to The Nativity of the Holy Virgin Church damaged by shelling during Russia’s invasion in the village of Peremoha, in Kyiv region, Ukraine.  Photo: REUTERS/Vladyslav Musiienko

6) Orthodox Christians gather with lit candles around the Edicule, traditionally believed to be the burial site of Jesus Christ, during the Holy Fire ceremony at Jerusalem’s Holy Sepulchre church, April 23, 2022. Photo: AFP

7) A Soviet-era statue that once represented friendship between Ukraine and Russia is dismantled in Kyiv. The 8m (26ft) bronze monument was removed on the orders of the city’s mayor, Vitali Klitschko. He said: “Russia destroyed the normal life of millions of Ukrainians and destroyed the peace in Europe.” Photo: Getty Images

8) Children depict a Soviet monument to a friendship between Ukrainian and Russian nations after its demolition, amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, in central Kyiv, Ukraine. Photo: REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

9) Polish President Andrzej Duda and Holocaust survivor Edward Mosberg hold hands as they walk in front of the “Death Wall” during the annual International “March of the Living” through the grounds of the former Auschwitz death camp, in Oswiecim, Poland. Photo: Reuters

10) Women wearing historical costumes walk past a tank before a rehearsal for the Victory Day parade, which marks the anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany in World War Two, in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Photo: REUTERS/Anton Vaganov

11) Russian service members take part in a rehearsal for the Victory Day parade, which marks the anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany in World War Two, in Saint Petersburg, Russia April. Photo: REUTERS/Anton Vaganov

12) A worker restores an electric line next to a couple of storks nesting in Borodianka, Ukraine, on Thursday, April 21. Photo: Sergei Supinsky/AFP/Getty Images

13) Visitors walk on the Bach Long glass bridge in Moc Chau district in Vietnam’s Son La province. Vietnam launched a new attraction for tourists with the opening of a glass-bottomed bridge suspended some 150 metres above a lush, jungle-clad gorge. Photo: AFP

14) Known as the “Wildest Show in the South”, inmates compete for cash during “Convict Poker” in the Angola Prison Rodeo in Angola, Louisiana, April 24, 2022. The last inmate seated wins cash. Photo: AP

15) A woman flees from foul-smelling white foam in a street in Mosquera, near Bogotá, in Colombia. It is thought that detergents dumped in a local river are generating the froth, which drifts through the air, clumping and clinging to buildings. Photo: Reuters

Photos of the Week (04/24/22)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Passengers, some wearing face masks and some not, travel on an American Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Denver on Tuesday, April 19. It was the day after the federal mask mandate was struck down by a federal judge. Photo: Patrick T. Fallon/AFP/Getty Images

2) A face mask is seen on the ground at a parking lot of the San Francisco international airport, after a federal judge in Florida struck down the CDC’s public transportation masking order due to the COVID pandemic, in San Francisco, California. Photo: REUTERS/Carlos Barria

3) Yana Bachek is consoled by her partner Yevgeniy Vlasenko and her mother Lyubov Gubareva, as she mourns over the body of her father Victor Gubarev, 79, killed by shelling during Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, in Kharkiv, Ukraine, April 18, 2022. Photo: REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

4) An interior ministry sapper collects unexploded shells, grenades and other devices in Hostomel, close to Kyiv, Ukraine. Photo: AP

5) Vova, 10, looks at the body of his mother, Maryna, lying in a coffin as his father, Ivan Drahun, prays during her funeral in Bucha, on the outskirts of Kyiv, Ukraine. Photo: AP

6) A local resident Mykola, 70, climbs down with a bicycle from a bridge destroyed during Russia’s invasion in the village of Kukhari in Kyiv region, Ukraine, April 19, 2022. Photo: Reuters

7) A firefighter sits on a swing next to a building destroyed by a Russian bomb in Chernihiv, Ukraine. Photo: AP

8) Children who fled the war in Ukraine, paint Easter eggs next to an entertainer dressed in a rabbit costume in a center for refugees in Bucharest, Romania. Photo: AP

9) Henry Richard is cheered on by his sister, Jane, and his mother, Denise, as he finishes the Boston Marathon on Monday, April 18. His younger brother, Martin, was killed in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Jane lost a leg in the attack. Photo: Jessica Rinaldi/The Boston Globe/Getty Images

10) Phoenix guard Devin Booker fist-bumps a young child after making a shot and falling out of bounds during an NBA playoff game. Photo: Matt York/AP

11) Visitors attend the opening of a replica of Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel paintings in Mexico City. Photograph: Future Publishing/Getty Images

12) A miniature book of poems made by 13-year-old Charlotte Bronte is displayed at the New York international antiquarian book fair ahead of its auction next month. Photograph: Sarah Yenesel/EPA

13) An Easter Bunny joins White House press secretary Jen Psaki at the beginning of the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, April 18, 2022. Photo: AP

14) A woman dressed in traditional clothes reacts as men throw water at her during a traditional Easter celebration in Holloko, Hungary. Photo: Reuters

15) A person in costume is pictured during the annual Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival on 5th Ave in Manhattan, New York City, April 17, 2022. Another. Photos: Reuters

Photos of the Week (04/17/22)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Roman Catholic clergy carry palm branches as they circle the aedicule during the Palm Sunday procession at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem’s Old City. Photo: AFP

2) Nuns take part in the Catholic Washing of the Feet ceremony on Easter Holy Week in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem’s Old City. Photo: REUTERS/Ammar Awad

3) An actor playing Jesus Christ takes part in a procession of the “Way of the Cross” on Good Friday at the Sanctuary of Kalwaria Zebrzydowska, near Krakow, southern Poland April 15. Photo: REUTERS/Aleksandra Szmigiel

4) Actors perform the ‘Passion of Jesus’ at the Basilica of Our Lady of Aparecida during Holy Week in Aparecida do Norte, Brazil, April 15.  Photo: REUTERS/Roosevelt Cassio

5) Pope Francis is driven through crowds in St Peter’s Square after leading Easter Sunday mass. Photograph: Alessandra Tarantino/AP

6) A girl looks at two-meter-high Easter eggs painted in the traditional art style in Koprivnica, Croatia. Another look. Photos: Reuters.

7) People accompany what is billed as the world’s largest Easter egg in Lemesany, Slovakia, on April 11, 2022. Local architect and craftsman Jozef Kuruc is the creator of the five-meter-tall Easter egg, which has been put on display in the village for the seventh year in a row. Photo: Robert Nemeti / Anadolu Agency / Getty

8) Emergency personnel gather at the entrance to a subway station in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Multiple people were shot and injured at the subway station during a morning rush hour attack. Photo: AP

9) Wounded people lie at the 36th Street subway station after a shooting, in Brooklyn, New York, in this picture obtained from social media. Photo: Armen Armenian/via REUTERS

10) Frank James, the suspect in the Brooklyn subway shooting walks outside a police precinct in New York City, New York. Photo: REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

11) A Ukrainian mother reacts after the body of her son was discovered in a manhole at a petrol station in the outskirts of the Buzova village, west of Kyiv. At least two bodies, appearing to be clad in a mix of civilian and military clothing, were discovered in a manhole at the back of a destroyed motorway petrol station. Photo: AFP

12) A bird is seen next to a missile from a previous Russian military attack as the damaged Kharkiv Regional State Administration building seen in the background, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, in Kharkiv, Ukraine. Photo: REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

13) In Belfast, Northern, Ireland, competitors wait to be called to the stage during the opening day of the Irish dancing world championships at the Waterfront Hall. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images
Dancers from the McLoughlin school in Glasgow, Scotland, put on makeup as they get ready to participate in the 2022 World Irish Dancing Championships on its 50th anniversary in Belfast. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

14) A team listens to final instructions before taking to the stage during the final day of the World Irish Dancing Championships. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty

15) An exhibit at the Kennedy Space Center showing the astronauts who have been inducted into the United States Astronaut Hall of Fame. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

16) Shakti, a Bengal tiger, jumps into a pool on a hot afternoon at the Veermata Jijabai Bhosale Udyan and Zoo. Photograph: Punit Paranjpe/AFP/Getty Images

17) In Giron, Cuba, millions of crabs emerge at the beginning of the spring rains and start a journey to the waters of the Bay of Pigs in a yearly spawning migration. Photograph: Ramón Espinosa/AP

18) Two giant statues made out of metal bees greet visitors to the once-a-decade Dutch horticultural exhibition called Floriade, in Almere, Netherlands. Photo: AP

19) An Eastern tiger swallowtail displays its spectacular hues at Bambi’s Butterfly House at Epcot at Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista. Photograph: Joe Burbank/AP

20) A swimmer is lifted by the members of the Blue Man Group, who performed at the opening day of the pool season at the Wannsee lido in Berlin. Photo: Reuters

21) Revelers smeared in vermillion powder take part in the Bisket Jatra festival in Thimi, Nepal, on the outskirts of Kathmandu. Photo: AFP

Photos of the Week (04/10/22)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy speaks via remote feed during a meeting of the U.N. Security Council at United Nations headquarters in New York. Photo: AP

2) Pope Francis holds the Ukrainian flag that was sent to him from the town of Bucha where tied bodies were shot at close range, a mass grave and other signs of executions were found, during the weekly general audience at the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican, April 6. Photo: REUTERS/Remo Casilli

3) A combination picture shows a woman before and after she was removed by rescuers from debris following a military strike in the town of Rubizhne, in Luhansk region, Ukraine April 6, 2022. Photo: Press service of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine

4) People walk by an apartment building destroyed during fighting between Ukrainian and Russian forces in Borodyanka, Ukraine. Photo: AP

5) Ira Gavriluk holds her cat as she walks next to the bodies of her husband, brother, and another man, who were killed outside her home in Bucha, on the outskirts of Kyiv, Ukraine. Photo: AP

6) Olympic and world champion Ruta Meilutyte swims across a pond colored red to signify blood, in front of the Russian Embassy in Vilnius, Lithuania. Photo: AP

7) Ballet dancers acknowledge the applause at the end of their performance at the Naples’ San Carlo opera house, Italy, April 4, 2022. Ukrainian and Russian dancers took part in a benefit show to raise funds for the Red Cross and champion the cause of peace in Ukraine. Photo: AP

8) Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, accompanied by President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris, speaks on the South Lawn of the White House, celebrating her confirmation as the first Black woman to reach the Supreme Court. Photo: AP

9) Axiom’s four-man team lifts off, riding atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, in the first private astronaut mission to the International Space Station, from Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. Photo: Reuters

10) A view from a huge statue of Genghis Khan in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, on April 4, 2022. The 40-meter-high statue, located in the Tsonjin Boldog region, is made of stainless steel and has an elevator leading to its upper section. Photo: Sergen Sezgin / Anadolu Agency / Getty

11) Kansas Jayhawks forward David McCormack reacts after cutting down the net after their win against the North Carolina Tar Heels in the 2022 NCAA men’s basketball tournament Final Four championship game at Caesars Superdome, New Orleans, April 4. Photo: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

12) UConn Huskies forward Aaliyah Edwards dribbles the ball as South Carolina Gamecocks center Kamilla Cardoso defends in the Final Four championship game of the women’s college basketball NCAA Tournament in Minneapolis, won by South Carolina. Photo: Matt Krohn-USA TODAY Sports

13) Tiger Woods of the U.S. is seen through the logo of the Augusta National Golf Club hitting a shot on the practice tee at Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia, April 5. Photo: REUTERS/Mike Segar

14) Jon Batiste poses with Grammys for Best American Roots Performance for “Cry,” Album of the year for “We Are,” Best American roots song, Best music video and Best score soundtrack for visual media for “Soul,” at the 64th Annual Grammy Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, April 3, 2022. Photo: REUTERS/Steve Marcus

15) Hey, let’s go to Cancun! A tourist walks through an accumulation of Sargassum algae at Gaviota Azul beach in Cancun, Mexico, April 3, 2022. Photo: AP

16) The northern lights put on a dazzling show in the sky above Murmansk, Russia. Photo: Elena Ermolina / Anadolu Agency / Getty

17) An adult bald eagle found unable to fly Friday near a nest in Bay View and taken in for treatment has died, according to the Wisconsin Humane Society in Milwaukee. The bird was believed to be one of a pair that constructed a nest this year in the urban neighborhood on Milwaukee’s south side. It died Saturday afternoon according to the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center. The eagle was clearly sickened but it’s too early to say what it was suffering from, said Crystal Sharlow-Schaefer, WHS wildlife director. Photo: WHS

18) Two white-tailed eagles (also known as sea eagles) called Shona and Finn incubate two eggs at their nest in Cairngorms, Scotland. A hidden camera has been installed near the eagles’ nest to give a live view of Scotland’s largest bird of prey in what is said to be a UK first. Photograph: Jason Fathers/PA

19) Erin Gilliatt helps her Golden Retriever Bowen get into the ball pit pool during Doggy Day on the Plaza in Deer District Saturday, April 9, 2022, in Milwaukee. Doggy Day is sponsored by Tito’s Handmade Vodka and presented by Central Bark Downtown and Winston’s Wishes. Photo: EBONY COX / MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL

Photos of the Week (04/03/22)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Photos reveal that President Joe Biden brought detailed notecards from his staff on Monday for a series of questions at the White House about his off-the-cuff statement on Russian President Vladimir Putin. During the question and answer session at the White House, Biden read from a notecard prepared by his staff on whom to call on for a question. Another notecard captured on camera showed Biden’s “Tough Putin Q&A” notes, with detailed questions that Biden would receive from reporters and detailed bullet points of how he should answer them. Photo: EPA

2) Dima, a three-year-old boy who was wounded during the shelling of Mariupol, lies in a bed in the children’s ward of the hospital in Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine. Photo: REUTERS/Marko Djurica

3) Mariya Ol’hovs’ka, 33, mourns the death of her father Valerii Ol’hovs’kyi, 72, killed by a Russian missile on March 30 near his house, on the outskirts of Kyiv, Ukraine. Photo: AP

4) A man walks past a body of a Russian soldier laying on the ground after the Ukranian troops retaking the village of Mala Rogan, east of Kharkiv. Photo: AFP

5) Members of the Ukrainian Volunteer Corps fire with a howitzer, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, at a position in Zaporizhzhia region, March 28, 2022. Photo: Reuters

6) These Heartbreaking Photos Show The Damage From One Month Of War In Ukraine. Photos: BuzzFeed

7) A woman walks past a poster depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin holding his own body, as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine continues, in Sofia, Bulgaria. Photo: REUTERS/Spasiyana Sergieva

8) Demonstrators dance around a burning effigy of Russian President Vladimir Putin during an anti-war demonstration in Tbilisi, Georgia, on March 27, 2022.  Photo: AP

9) Drone footage shows the aftermath of an avalanche down a mountainside at Hiland Road in Anchorage, Alaska, on March 27, 2022, in this still image obtained from a social-media video. Photo: Michael D. Larson / Reuters

10) A rainbow hangs over Lake Powell in Page, Arizona, on March 28, 2022. As severe drought grips parts of the western United States, water levels at Lake Powell dropped to their lowest since the lake was created by the damming of the Colorado River in 1963. Lake Powell is currently at 25 percent of its capacity, a historic low, and has lost at least 7 percent of its total capacity. Photo: Justin Sullivan / Getty

11) Will Smith, right, hits presenter Chris Rock on stage while presenting the award for best documentary feature at the Oscars, March 27, 2022, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Photo: AP

12) A message shows support for Ukraine after a performance by Reba McEntire. Photo: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images

13) From left, Al Pacino, Francis Ford Coppola and Robert De Niro appear on stage for the 50th anniversary of the movie “The Godfather.” Photo: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images

14) The late Betty White is honored during the traditional In Memoriam segment. Photo: Chris Pizzello/AP

15) Lady Gaga and Liza Minnelli appear on stage together to present the Oscar for best picture. Photo: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images

16) The Toto memorial, dedicated to the dog who appeared in the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz, at the Hollywood Forever cemetery. The Los Angeles city council unanimously voted in March to designate the 123-year-old cemetery – where film stars such as Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney and Burt Reynolds are buried – a historical-cultural monument. Photograph: Mario Tama/Getty Images

17) A woman tries to make her pet dogs look at a camera to have their photos taken at a pet dog costume maker PiCa’s booth at Interpets, an international fair for pet-related products and services, in Tokyo, Japan. Photo: Reuters

18) Veterinary doctor Jakob Kotowicz (left), and his assistant treat a dog with a broken leg in a water bath at the ADA foundation center in Przemysl, southeastern Poland, on March 28, 2022. Amid the exodus to Poland of more than 2.2 million Ukrainian refugees who fled the Russian invasion are the pet lovers who could not leave their animals behind. The evacuation of the animals is dangerous but was made possible by the efforts and cooperation of several animal-rights groups and Ukrainian refugees. Photo: Sergei Grits / AP

19) A dog looks up at a high wall while trying to get out of the Los Angeles River, as a Los Angeles Fire Department Swift Rescue team tries to rescue him, in Studio City, on March 28, 2022. Two people and a dog were rescued from the rain-swollen river as a vigorous late-season storm moved slowly through California, bringing heavy showers and snow. Photo: Richard Vogel / AP

20) A group of African penguins, which are considered under threat of extinction, walk on a beach in Cape Town, South Africa. Photograph: Ozgur Guvendik/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

21) A newborn critically endangered Sumatran rhino at Way Kambas national park in Lampung, Indonesia. Photograph: Handout/AFP/Getty Images

22) Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo blocks a shot by Philadelphia’s Joel Embiid with just seconds remaining in Philly Tuesday to preserve Milwaukee’s 118-116 victory. Photo: AP

23) US soccer fans celebrate a goal as the men’s national team played Panama in Orlando on Sunday, March 27. The US team won 5-1, and it clinched a spot in the World Cup a few days later. Photo: Julio Cortez/AP

Photos of the Week (03/27/22)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Leila Jackson, daughter of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, listens next to father and Judge Jackson’s husband, Patrick Jackson, as Judge Jackson appears before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photo: REUTERS/Evelyn Hockstein

2) U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) holds up the children’s book “Antiracist Baby” by Ibram X. Kendi as he questions Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson during her testimony before a Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on her nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photo: REUTERS/Michael A. McCoy

3) Senator Ted Cruz speaks during the third day of U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearings on Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court, on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 23, 2022. Note the chart showing Brown’s sentencing of child porn cases. Photo: REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz

4) Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson wipes away tears as she listens to Senator Cory Booker speak on the third day of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearings on her nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court, on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 23, 2022. Photo: REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz

5) A supporter of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson holds a sign reading “My Justice, She’s Black” while participating in a rally near the U.S. Capitol supporting Jackson’s confirmation, as the judge testifies during her Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on her nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court, on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 22, 2022. Photo: REUTERS/Michael A. McCoy

6) A Ukrainian woman walks past flames and smoke rising from a fire following an artillery fire on the 30th day of the invasion of Ukraine by Russian forces in the northeastern city of Kharkiv. Photo: AFP

7) A service member of pro-Russian troops in uniform without insignia handles a mortar round at the weapons depot during Ukraine-Russia conflict near Marinka, in the Donetsk Region, Ukraine. Photo: REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

8) Tetiana Chornovol, former member of the Ukrainian Parliament, now a service member and operator of an anti-tank guided missile weapon system, pulls an anti-tank missile out of a car at a position on the front line, in the Kyiv region, Ukraine. Photo: REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

9) People dig a grave for victims killed during Ukraine-Russia conflict in a street in the besieged southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine. Photo: REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

10) Olga, a 27-year-old Ukrainian woman seriously wounded while sheltering her baby from shrapnel blasts amid Russia’s ongoing invasion of Ukraine, holds her baby Victoria as her husband Dmytro stands by her side in Kyiv, Ukraine. Photo: Okhmatdyt Children’s Hospital/via Reuters TV

11) Displaced Ukrainians on a Poland-bound train bid farewell in Lviv, western Ukraine. The U.N. refugee agency says more than 3.5 million people have fled Ukraine since Russia’s invasion, passing another milestone in an exodus that has led to Europe’s worst refugee crisis since World War II. Photo: AP

12) A man walks his dog past burnt out vehicles and debris following a Russian missile attack on the Retroville shopping mall in Kyiv, Ukraine, March 21, 2022. Photo: AFP

13) Nadia kisses her 10-year-old granddaughter Zlata Moiseinko, suffering from a chronic heart condition, as she receives treatment at a schoolhouse that has been converted into a field hospital in Mostyska, western Ukraine. Photo: AP

14) A depiction of the Terminator, made from automobile transmission parts, is placed near a checkpoint in Kyiv, Ukraine. Photo: AP

15) Nevin Mogford, who was in the process of selling his home, walks through his damaged home a day after a tornado in a widespread storm system touched down in Round Rock, Texas. Photo: REUTERS/Tamir Kalifa

16) Four-year-old Jackson Zoller excitedly hands family friend Elena Ozuna, 17, a doll while hunting for what he said was “treasure” in the remains of his neighbor’s home which was leveled by a tornado in Arabi, St. Bernard Parish, in the outskirts of New Orleans, Louisiana, March 24, 2022. The Zoller family’s residence, situated directly across the street, went unharmed. Photo: REUTERS/Adrees Latif

17) A woman shows her support for truck drivers who protest against the rise of fuel prices and against their working conditions with a slow march along the B-20 road, in Barcelona, Spain. Photo: REUTERS/Albert Gea

18) Elon Musk, Tesla CEO, right, claps hands at the opening of the Tesla factory Berlin Brandenburg in Gruenheide, Germany. Photo: AP

19) Britain’s Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, join in with the dancers during their visit at the Bru Boru Cultural Centre in Cashel, County Tipperary, Ireland. Photo: Reuters

20) Pope Francis poses for a photo with women of the Italian Chefs Federation, at the end of his weekly general audience in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican. Photo: AP

21) Dressed in matching tops of stars and stripes, Tom and Nancy Leeds from Florida hold hands as they view cherry blossoms in peak bloom along the Tidal Basin in Washington, March 24, 2022. Photo: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

22) Biologists and bird conservationists made it official Wednesday with the announcement that at least one active bald eagle nest had been documented in the state’s most heavily-developed and urban county. The site is on public land in southern Milwaukee County. The siting was significant. Our national symbol had been documented nesting in each county in the state except Milwaukee. Photo Beth Berger Martin


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Best Photos of the Week (03/13/22)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, on the screen, receives a standing ovation after he addresses British lawmakers by video link in the House of Commons in London. The Ukrainian leader urged Britain to increase sanctions on Russia, to recognize Russia as “a terrorist country” and to keep Ukraine’s skies safe. Photo: UK Parliament

2) A sign that reads “President ZELENSKY WAY” is seen in front of the Embassy of Russian Federation in Washington. Photo: AP

3) A Ukrainian service member walks near a school building destroyed by shelling, as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine continues, in Zhytomyr, Ukraine March 4. Photo: REUTERS/Viacheslav Ratynskyi

4) A Ukrainian soldier hides from a helicopter airstrike amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, near Demydiv, Ukraine March 10.  Photo: REUTERS/Maksim Levin

5) Dead bodies are put into a mass grave on the outskirts of Mariupol, Ukraine, as people cannot bury their dead because of the heavy shelling by Russian forces. Photo: AP

6) Elderly residents hide in a basement for shelter, with no electricity, water or food, in the center of the town of Irpin, some 25 km (16 miles) northwest of Kyiv, as Russian shellfire and bombardments continue. Photo: AP

7) Viktor Anatolyevich, 27, and his daughter Yeva, 3, enter their neighborhood’s bomb shelter in Odessa, Ukraine, March 9. Photo: REUTERS/Alexandros Avramidis

8) Ukrainian emergency employees and volunteers carry an injured pregnant woman from a maternity hospital that was damaged by shelling in Mariupol, Ukraine, on March 9, 2022. Photo: Evgeniy Maloletka / AP

9) Mariana Vishegirskaya lies in a hospital bed after giving birth to her daughter Veronika, held by her husband Yuri, in Mariupol, Ukraine. Vishegirskaya survived the Russian airstrike on a children’s and maternity hospital in Mariupol. Photo: AP

10) Alexandra, 12, holds her sister Esyea, 6, who cries as she waves at her mother Irina, while members of the Jewish community of Odessa board a bus to flee Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, in Odessa, Ukraine. Photo: Reuters

11) A firefighter holds the baby of a refugee fleeing the conflict from neighboring Ukraine at the Romanian-Ukrainian border, in Siret, Romania. Photo: AP

12) Paramedics help a sick child to board a train transformed for medical transport, as 20 children with chronic illnesses and cancer diagnosis came from Kharkiv fleeing the Russian invasion of Ukraine, at the border checkpoint in Medyka, Poland, March 10. Photo: REUTERS/Yara Nardi

13) A member of the Ukrainian Territorial Defense Forces hugs a resident who is leaving his hometown after Russian artillery shelling in Irpin, on the outskirts of Kyiv. Photo: AP

14) Olga hugs her boyfriend Vlodomyr as they say goodbye prior to Vlodomyr’s deployment closer to the front line, amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, at the train station in Lviv, Ukraine. Photo: Reuters

15) Members of the Ukrainian Territorial Defence Forces Lesia Ivashchenko and Valerii Fylymonov exchange rings at their wedding at a checkpoint in Kyiv, Ukraine March 6. Photo: REUTERS/Mykola Tymchenko

16) Valerii Sushkevych, president of the Ukraine National Paralympic Committee, and the Ukraine delegation raise their fists and pose with a peace banner after a speech to the media at the Zhangjiakou Paralympic Village in China, on March 10, 2022. Photo: Thomas Lovelock / OIS via Reuters

17) People cheer from a bridge as hundreds of vehicles including 18-wheeler trucks, RVs and other cars drive towards Washington D.C. as part of a convoy that traveled across the country to protest COVID-19 related mandates and other issues, in Hagerstown, Maryland, U.S., Photo: March 6. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith

18) Rescue workers search for victims after a landslide was triggered by heavy rains in the township of Ampang, outside Kuala Lumpur. Photo: AFP

19) A young girl looks on near an installation of women’s red shoes displayed on a staircase, as a symbol to denounce violence against women, in Tirana, Albania, March 8, 2022. Photo: Reuters

20) Dogs receive food from a Polish citizen who brought them from Lviv, following the Russian invasion of Ukraine, at the border checkpoint in Medyka, Poland, March 9, 2022. Photo: Reuters

21) Riley Dyche’s dog team runs during the ceremonial start of the 50th Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in Anchorage, Alaska, on March 5, 2022. Photo: Kerry Tasker / Reuters

22) A woman cuddles her Samoyed dog on the first day of the Crufts dog show at the National Exhibition Center in Birmingham, England. Photo: AFP

23) People gather around livestock during a transhumance on the Champs Elysees Avenue as part of the 58th International Agriculture Fair in Paris, France, March 6. Photo: REUTERS/Johanna Geron

24) The northern lights are seen in the sky above Överkalix, Sweden. Photo: Alexander Kuznetsov / Reuters

25) The Dancing Grannies perform in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade Saturday, March 12, 2022, after losing four people in the Waukesha Christmas Parade massacre last year. Photos: Ebony Cox / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel