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Week in Pictures

The Week in Pictures: April 11 - 18

A blaze ravages Notre Dame, Mueller's report is released, Ivanka Trump visits Africa and more.

Image: Thousands outside of  Nipsey Hussle's Marathon clothing store in Los Angeles for his funeral procession

Crowds turn out for Nipsey

Mourners hold their fists in the air outside Nipsey Hussle's Marathon clothing store in Los Angeles on April 11, 2019.

After a three-hour memorial ceremony at Staples Center, Hussle's casket engaged in a 25-mile procession through the streets of Los Angeles. Crowds tried to get the best glimpses they could of the hearse, while some chanted "Nipsy! Nipsy!"

The procession took a lengthy pause outside The Marathon clothing store, where he was shot and fatally wounded March 31. 



Hans Gutknecht / Los Angeles Daily News via Getty Images file

Notre Dame burns

Notre Dame's steeple collapses as the cathedral is engulfed in flames in Paris on April 15.

The cathedral spire was destroyed and its roof gutted but the bell towers were still standing and many valuable art works were saved after more than 400 firemen worked to contain the blaze, finally quelling it 14 hours after it began.



Geoffroy Van Der Hasselt / AFP - Getty Images

Paris in shock

People pray as Notre Dame cathedral burns in Paris on April 15.

Photos: Paris weeps as Notre Dame Cathedral burns

Christophe Ena / AP
Image: Members of the clergy 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

Holy Week

Members of the clergy participate in the ceremonial washing of the feet during Holy Week in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City on April 18.


Ammar Awad / Reuters
Image: Tiger woods celebrates after winning the 2019 Masters

Back on top

Tiger Woods celebrates after winning the 2019 Masters in Augusta, Georgia, on April 14.

Woods won his fifth Masters title on Sunday, marking his first major victory since the 2008 U.S. Open. Woods shot 13 under par through the tournament.


Lucy Nicholson / Reuters
Image: Ivanka Trump

First daughter visits Africa

People crowd around Ivanka Trump to take selfies at the end of an event sponsored by the World Bank Group, on April 17, in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. 

Ivanka arrived in Ivory Coast on Tuesday, after visiting Ethiopia. She is championing the Women's Global Development and Prosperity initiative, which officials have said aims to economically empower 50 million women by 2025.

Jacquelyn Martin / AP
Image: Extinction Rebellion Climate Protests

Climate protests

Police officers remove an environmental campaigner wearing a clerical collar during the fourth day of a coordinated protest by the Extinction Rebellion group in London on April 18.

Hundreds of protesters brought some of London’s busiest streets and most iconic landmarks to a standstill in a demonstration to highlight climate change. 

Leon Neal / Getty Images
Image: Smoke rises around the altar in front of the cross inside the Notre Dame Cathedral as a fire continues to burn in Paris

After the fire

Smoke rises around the altar inside Notre Dame Cathedral. 

Photos: Iconic Notre Dame Cathedral through history

Philippe Wojazer / Reuters pool

Drone view

An aerial view of the fire damage to Notre Dame on April 16.

French President Emmanuel Macron promised Monday night that "we will rebuild" the 850-year-old cathedral. / via AP

Hooded penitents

Members of the "Santa Veracruz" brotherhood hold a cross in a Holy Week procession in Calahorra, northern Spain, on April 17.

Alvaro Barrientos / AP

Report released

Photojournalists photograph four pages of the report by special counsel Robert Mueller on the witness table in the House Intelligence Committee hearing room on Capitol Hill on April 18.

Mueller's lengthy report made public Thursday reviewed President Donald Trump's attempts to muddy the investigation, including efforts to tamper with witnesses, but decided not to charge him with obstruction in part because there was no underlying crime and many of the attempts were carried out in plain view.

Cliff Owen / AP

Young supporters

Children hold signs during a hometown kickoff for Sen. Cory Booker's national presidential campaign tour at Military Park in downtown Newark, New Jersey, on April 13.

Andres Kudacki / AP

Deadly bus crash

Firefighters help victims of a tour bus accident on the Portuguese island of Madeira on April 17. At least 28 people, most of them German, died.


Rui Silva / AFP - Getty Images

Bubbly new year

A girl plays with soap suds during celebrations for the Thingyan festival, the Buddhist New Year, in Yangon, Myanmar, on April 13.

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