Photos of the week
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi wields the gavel as she presides as the House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald Trump on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress in the House Chamber of the Capitol in Washington,...more
A man runs past a burning bus that was set on fire by demonstrators during a protest against a new citizenship law in New Delhi, India, December 15, 2019. Street protests have escalated over the law, passed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu...more
President Donald Trump reacts during a campaign rally in Battle Creek, Michigan, December 18, 2019. At the raucous rally for his re-election, as the House of Representatives voted to impeach him, Trump said the impeachment would be a "mark of shame"...more
Gregoria Hernandez, 23, sits next to her 7-month-old daughter Sonia, who according to her has diarrhea and is underweight, while resting on a bed in Barquisimeto, Venezuela. "I feel like the worst of mothers, because I don't have a way to help them,...more
Airplane fuselages bound for Boeing's 737 Max production facility sit in storage at their top supplier, Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, in Wichita, Kansas, December 17, 2019. The planemaker said it would suspend production of its 737 MAX jet in January,...more
Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson reacts as he and his girlfriend Carrie Symonds arrive at the Conservative Party's headquarters following the general election in London, December 13, 2019. Johnson, whose Conservatives won a large majority, set...more
A member of the security forces lies on the ground as a demonstrator holds an extinguisher and others gesture during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile December 12, 2019. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza
A Muslim woman flies a kite at Katara beach in Doha, Qatar December 13, 2019. REUTERS/Corinna Kern
Police officers stand in formation on the street outside the funeral service for Joseph Seals at St. Aedan's Church in Jersey City, New Jersey, December 17, 2019. Police turned out by the hundreds to mourn the Jersey City police detective who was the...more
An unused high security housing unit is pictured during a media tour at Northwest ICE Processing Center, one of 31 dedicated U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement facilities that house immigration detainees, in Tacoma, Washington, December 16,...more
A worshiper chained to a rock walks towards the shrine of Saint Lazarus during the annual pilgrimage in the town of Rincon, Cuba, December 16, 2019. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
Rescue crew dressed in protective gear work to retrieve bodies on the volcanic White Island, also known by its Maori name of Whakaari, in New Zealand, December 13, 2019. Police said they would be scaling down search operations for the two people who...more
An Iraqi demonstrator carries molotov cocktails during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq December 12, 2019. More than 450 people, mostly unarmed demonstrators but also some members of the security forces, have been killed since a wave of...more
A man comforts a woman next to members of security forces during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile December 16, 2019. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
Carlos Bahia, dressed as Santa Claus, surfs at Maresias beach in Sao Sebastiao, hometown of WSL World Champion Gabriel Medina, in Sao Paulo state, Brazil December 15, 2019. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli
Former President Barack Obama reacts during a community service project in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, December 12, 2019. He was in Malaysia to attend a youth leaders conference in the capital city of Kuala Lumpur, organized by the Obama Foundation....more
Singaporean artist Qixuan Lim sculpts a model of a fetus head using clay and cosmetic paint in Singapore. Lim turns clay into works of art like a sardine tin packed with tiny human body parts or sushi rolls filled with baby heads. "I think my art has...more
Singer Taylor Swift eyes are caught in a photographer's flash as she arrives on the red carpet for the "Billboard Women in Music" event in Los Angeles, California, December 12, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake
Toni Ann Singh of Jamaica celebrates winning the Miss World final in London, Britain December 14, 2019. Singh, a 23-year-old graduate of Florida State University, said she wanted to use her title to work for "sustainable change" for women and their...more
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, carrying the JCSAT 18/Kacific 1 communications satellite jointly owned by SKY Perfect JSAT Corp. of Japan and Kacific Broadband Satellites of Singapore, lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral,...more
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The House of Representatives voted Wednesday to impeach President Donald Trump for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress, making him just the third...
Nearly two months of protests over inequality have rocked Chile, leaving at least 26 dead, thousands injured and billions of dollars of damage in the...