Pictures of the Week 12.4.14

An overloaded vehicle returning from the "Gadhimai Mela" festival held in Bariyapur, Nepal. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
An overloaded vehicle returning from the "Gadhimai Mela" festival held in Bariyapur, Nepal. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
People dressed as Santa Claus attend a meeting of a university rent-a-Santa Claus service in Berlin. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
People dressed as Santa Claus attend a meeting of a university rent-a-Santa Claus service in Berlin. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
Followers of the ruling Broad Front party celebrate in Montevideo, Uruguay after polls show Tabare Vazquez easily won Uruguay's presidential election. AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko
Followers of the ruling Broad Front party celebrate in Montevideo, Uruguay after polls show Tabare Vazquez easily won Uruguay's presidential election. AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko
Children ride on a merry-go-round at a Christmas market in Berlin. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
Children ride on a merry-go-round at a Christmas market in Berlin. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
A participant in a race runs past a damaged building in Aleppo's Bustan al-Qasr neighborhood. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo
A participant in a race runs past a damaged building in Aleppo's Bustan al-Qasr neighborhood. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo
A NYPD policeman with protesters in Times Square after a grand jury returned a no indictment in the death of Eric Garner. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
A NYPD policeman with protesters in Times Square after a grand jury returned a no indictment in the death of Eric Garner. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
A terminally ill patient in a hospice for those dying of AIDS at the Buddhist temple Wat Prabat Nampu, north of Bangkok. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
A terminally ill patient in a hospice for those dying of AIDS at the Buddhist temple Wat Prabat Nampu, north of Bangkok. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
A drought-related cactus installation called "Desert of Cantareira" by Brazilian artist and activist Mundano at Atibainha dam in Nazare Paulista, Sao Paulo. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
A drought-related cactus installation called "Desert of Cantareira" by Brazilian artist and activist Mundano at Atibainha dam in Nazare Paulista, Sao Paulo. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy during a speech in Barcelona. AP Photo/Manu Fernandez
Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy during a speech in Barcelona. AP Photo/Manu Fernandez
Devotees carrying the relic of Saint Andrews in Arnedillo, northern Spain. AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos
Devotees carrying the relic of Saint Andrews in Arnedillo, northern Spain. AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos
A light sculpture called, "House of Cards," by OGE Creative Group, from Israel, near Central Station in Amsterdam. AP Photo/Peter Dejong
A light sculpture called, "House of Cards," by OGE Creative Group, from Israel, near Central Station in Amsterdam. AP Photo/Peter Dejong
The last rays of the sun at a cemetery in Yungay, Peru. AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd
The last rays of the sun at a cemetery in Yungay, Peru. AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd
Lazar and his sister Andjelka sit by a candle in their home in the eastern Serbian town of Majdanpek which has been without power, heat or running water for a fourth day. REUTERS/Marko Djurica
Lazar and his sister Andjelka sit by a candle in their home in the eastern Serbian town of Majdanpek which has been without power, heat or running water for a fourth day. REUTERS/Marko Djurica
Ksenia Monko and Kirill Khaliavin of Russia perform during the NHK Trophy figure skating competition in Osaka. AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi
Ksenia Monko and Kirill Khaliavin of Russia perform during the NHK Trophy figure skating competition in Osaka. AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi
Indians walk though a tunnel decorated with murals during the Climate Change Conference in Lima, Peru. AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd
Indians walk though a tunnel decorated with murals during the Climate Change Conference in Lima, Peru. AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd
One of the faithful preaches during a service at the Assemblies of God Ministry of Restoration church in the Coreia shantytown of Rio. AP Photo/Felipe Dana
One of the faithful preaches during a service at the Assemblies of God Ministry of Restoration church in the Coreia shantytown of Rio. AP Photo/Felipe Dana
Workers collect salt at the Maras mines in Cuzco, Peru. REUTERS/Enrique Castro-Mendivil
Workers collect salt at the Maras mines in Cuzco, Peru. REUTERS/Enrique Castro-Mendivil
The Delta IV Heavy rocket carrying the Orion spacecraft sits on the launch pad awaiting liftoff at Cape Canaveral. REUTERS/Scott Audette
The Delta IV Heavy rocket carrying the Orion spacecraft sits on the launch pad awaiting liftoff at Cape Canaveral. REUTERS/Scott Audette
A patient does her hair at the regional psycho-neurological hospital on the outskirts of Slovyanoserbsk, eastern Ukraine. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic
A patient does her hair at the regional psycho-neurological hospital on the outskirts of Slovyanoserbsk, eastern Ukraine. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic
A demonstrator in Philadelphia protesting the Eric Garner grand jury decision. Mark Makela/Getty Images
A demonstrator in Philadelphia protesting the Eric Garner grand jury decision. Mark Makela/Getty Images
Cairo University students shout slogans against the government after the verdict at former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's trial. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
Cairo University students shout slogans against the government after the verdict at former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's trial. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
A Malaysian military band during a welcoming ceremony for Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in Putrajaya. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
A Malaysian military band during a welcoming ceremony for Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in Putrajaya. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
An artiste performs at a fair organized by GUM department store for the upcoming Christmas and New Year celebrations in Moscow's Red Square. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev
An artiste performs at a fair organized by GUM department store for the upcoming Christmas and New Year celebrations in Moscow's Red Square. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi addresses an ECB news conference in Frankfurt. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi addresses an ECB news conference in Frankfurt. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski
Campaigners dressed as Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne protest opposite Downing Street in central London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
Campaigners dressed as Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne protest opposite Downing Street in central London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
Thai Royal Guards march in front of the Grand Palace during a military parade in Bangkok. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom
Thai Royal Guards march in front of the Grand Palace during a military parade in Bangkok. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom
A floral replica of the inflated Rubber Duck by Dutch conceptual artist Florentijn Hofman at a chrysanthemum exhibition in Shenzhen. REUTERS/Stringer
A floral replica of the inflated Rubber Duck by Dutch conceptual artist Florentijn Hofman at a chrysanthemum exhibition in Shenzhen. REUTERS/Stringer
Kelsey Lang of Texas is tangled up with New Mexico's Bryce Owens and Khadijah Shumpert as they scramble for a rebound during college basketball game in Austin. AP Photo/Eric Gay
Kelsey Lang of Texas is tangled up with New Mexico's Bryce Owens and Khadijah Shumpert as they scramble for a rebound during college basketball game in Austin. AP Photo/Eric Gay
Long-tailed macaques enjoy food served to them during the annual Monkey Buffet Festival at the Pra Prang Sam Yot temple in Lopburi, north of Bangkok. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
Long-tailed macaques enjoy food served to them during the annual Monkey Buffet Festival at the Pra Prang Sam Yot temple in Lopburi, north of Bangkok. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj