Nov. 18, 2013. An aerial image shows the devastation caused by a tornado which struck the town of Washington, Ill., over the weekend.Nathan Weber for TIME
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People play by a fire in a neighbourhood destroyed by Haiyan Typhoon in Tacloban, The Philippines on November 16, 2013.
A woman looks on as Mount Sinabung spews ash, as pictured from Sibintun village in Karo district
Sochi 2014 Olympic Flame Arrives in Blagoveshchensk
Newly appointed U.S. ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy is seen through a window of a horse-drawn carriage as she arrives at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo
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President Obama Awards Presidential Medal Of Freedom
Christmas tree season
BESTPIX John Kerry, Hillary Clinton, Laura Bush Attend Symposium On Advancing Afghan Women
Fire in Mumbai
A survivor looks out from his home, which was damaged by Super Typhoon Haiyan, in Palo
Humanitarian Efforts Continue Following Devastating Super Typhoon
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Muharram celebrations in Myanmar
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Jolie kisses her partner Pitt as she is announced recipient of the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award at the Annual Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Governors Awards in Hollywood
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Action in support of detained Greenpeace activists in St. Petersburg
Bodies of a woman and a child, victims of Typhoon Haiyan float in a see in Tacloban
Illinois Daily Life
Severe Weather
Tornado in Illinois
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KCNA photo of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un providing field guidance at Foodstuff Factory No. 354 of the Korean People's Army
Ana Paula Alminhana Maciel
Palestinian girl holds her brother inside their family's dwelling in the northern Gaza Strip
Humanitarian Efforts Continue Following Devastating Super Typhoon
Humanitarian Efforts Continue Following Devastating Super Typhoon
Daily power outages in Jabaliya
BESTPIX South Korean President Park Geun-Hye Speaks At National Assembly
A visitor walks between electric barbed-wired fences at the Auschwitz-Birkenau memorial and former concentration camp
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Russian PM Medvedev inspects ORSIS wapons
Hibiscus flower is seen on ash-covered plant at Mardingding village in Karo district, Indonesia's north Sumatra province
Humanitarian Efforts Continue Following Devastating Super Typhoon
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Migratory birds fly above a man rowing a boat in the waters of river Yamuna during early morning in old Delhi
Protesting students wearing gas masks and carrying fake guns made of cardboard participate in a demonstration in front of the parliament in Sofia
A member of the "Ranetka" private family club takes a medical-cosmetic massage using the Achatina fulica snail, in Krasnoyarsk
George Zimmerman Appears Before Judge On Recent Aggravated Assault Charges
U.S. President Obama holds baby, part of the Kennedy extended family, during a wreath laying in honor of assassinated U.S. President John F. Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery near Washington
Pope Francis - General Audience - Nov. 20 2013
A pair of harbour seals wearing satellite linked transmitters face each after being released into the waters of Howe Sound in Porteau Cove
Smoke from an erupting undersea volcano forms a new island off the coast of Nishinoshima in the southern Ogasawara chain of islands
General Views of Arena Amazonia - FIFA World Cup Venues Brazil 2013
Carmelo Anthony, Paul George
Demonstrator on wheelchair shouts in front of riot police during a protest against the construction of high-speed train line TAV, in downtown Rome
India Folk Art
Paragliders fly in front of Lima's Miraflores district
A West Highland Terrier walks through the sand dunes on Portstewart Strand as strong winds continue to hit the coastline in Northern Ireland
Firefighters try to extinguish a fire in a slum area in Mumbai
A Free Syrian Army fighter carries his weapon as he peeks out from a damaged shop in Aleppo's Karm al-Jabal district
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A damaged statue of Jesus Christ that was recovered from rubbles is placed in a church in an area wrecked by Typhoon Haiyan in Tacloban
APTOPIX Philippines Typhoon
APTOPIX Philippines Typhoon
Female students of Al-Azhar University shout slogans against the military and interior ministry while gesturing with four fingers after last night's clashes as they block Moustafa Al Nahas street in front of Al-Azhar University Campus
John Kerry
Snow in Switzerland
Arlington Nat'l Cemetery Holds Wreath Laying Ceremony Commemorating 50th Anniversary Of JFK's Death
Obama JFK Anniversary
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Pictures of the Week: November 15 - November 22

Nov 22, 2013

From the 50th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination and recovery efforts in the Philippines and Illinois to Batkid saving San Francisco and an 11-week-old lion cub playing in the fall foliage, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

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