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The week in 31 photos

Updated 8:32 AM ET, Fri February 21, 2020
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Roger Stone, a longtime Republican campaign adviser and confidant of US President Donald Trump, arrives for his sentencing hearing on Thursday, February 20. Stone, who was found guilty of lying to Congress and threatening a witness regarding his efforts for Trump's 2016 campaign, was sentenced to 40 months in prison. Samuel Corum/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock
Presidential candidates gather on stage for a Democratic debate in Las Vegas on Wednesday, February 19. From left are former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg; US Sen. Elizabeth Warren; US Sen. Bernie Sanders; former Vice President Joe Biden; former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg; and US Sen. Amy Klobuchar. David Becker/Reuters
Professional violinist Dagmar Turner plays her instrument as surgeons in London remove a tumor from her brain on Tuesday, February 18. Surgeons asked Turner to play the violin to ensure that her musical abilities were not damaged during the procedure. King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Dogs wear masks at a shopping area in Shanghai, China, on Sunday, February 16. The deadly novel coronavirus is spreading through Asia and across the world. Aly Song/Reuters
Forensics experts work around a damaged car after a mass shooting in Hanau, Germany, on Wednesday, February 19. Nine people were killed at two shisha bars in Hanau, which is near Frankfurt. Federal prosecutors are treating it as an act of terrorism, and Chancellor Angela Merkel said the suspect appeared to have acted out of "right-wing extremist, racist motives." Authorities believe the suspect, 43, returned home after the rampage and shot himself. Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters
Rod Blagojevich, the former Illinois governor who was convicted in 2010 for a host of public corruption charges, waves after speaking to reporters outside his Chicago home on Wednesday, February 19. He had just had his prison sentence commuted by President Donald Trump. He served eight years of a 14-year sentence. Joshua Lott/Reuters
US President Donald Trump and his wife, Melania, ride in the presidential limousine as it paces the Daytona 500 field before the race on Sunday, February 16. Saul Loeb/Pool/Reuters
Models walk on a wall during a Moncler fashion show in Milan, Italy, on Wednesday, February 19. Pietro S. D'Aprano/Getty Images
President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally in Phoenix on Wednesday, February 19. Evan Vucci/AP
John Miller, a cruise ship passenger from Seattle, is overwhelmed with excitement after disembarking from the MS Westerdam on Friday, February 14. The ship was stuck at sea for days. Several nations turned it away over concerns that passengers might have been infected with the novel coronavirus. Cambodia allowed the ship to dock after the cruise operator said no cases of the virus had been found on board. But the next day, a passenger tested positive during a stopover in Malaysia. Paula Bronstein/Getty Images
A model presents a creation by designer Richard Quinn during a fashion show in London on Saturday, February 15. Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images
A man runs past burning tires during an anti-government protest in Nasiriyah, Iraq, on Sunday, February 16. Asaad Niazi/AFP/Getty Images
Lizzo performs at the Brit Awards, the UK's equivalent of the Grammys, on Tuesday, February 18. See the red-carpet looks that caught our eye Hannah Mckay/Reuters
A woman puts down a candle Thursday, February 20, near the scene of a mass shooting in Hanau, Germany. Martin Meissner/AP
Veterinarian Maria Angela Panelli plays with a bird in Barretos, Brazil, that she had just fitted with a prosthetic beak on Friday, February 14. Amanda Perobelli/Reuters
Sara Cruz Teja celebrates after being elected Carnival Queen in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain, on Wednesday, February 19. Gabriel Bouys/AFP/Getty Images
A traveler in Shanghai, China, covers herself in plastic to try to protect herself from the novel coronavirus on Monday, February 17. Aly Song/Reuters
This aerial photo, taken on Sunday, February 16, shows the flooded Welsh village of Crickhowell after the River Usk burst its banks. Christopher Furlong/Getty Images
A voter in Las Vegas casts a ballot Tuesday, February 18, for the upcoming Nevada caucuses. It was the final day of early voting. Mario Tama/Getty Images
A model takes part in a Matty Bovan fashion show in London on Friday, February 14. Andy Rain/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock
Actor Keegan-Michael Key, left, introduces Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg during a rally in Las Vegas on Sunday, February 16. Ethan Miller/Getty Images
Ivanka Trump, a senior White House adviser and daughter to President Donald Trump, visits the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque during a trip to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on Saturday, February 15. Christopher Pike/Reuters
Two people died and several more were injured after a train derailed in Victoria, Australia, on Thursday, February 20. Scott Rickard
A demonstrator throws a stone toward a police van during a protest in Novi Sanzhary, Ukraine, on Thursday, February 20. Protesters were not happy that evacuees from Wuhan, China — the center of the coronavirus outbreak — were going to be quarantined at a medical facility in Novi Sanzhary. All of the evacuees were healthy, said Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. Valentyn Ogirenko/Reuters
Nicolas Wiggins, a supporter of presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, attends the senator's campaign rally in Tacoma, Washington, on Monday, February 17. Jason Redmond/Reuters
Firefighters in Yangon, Myanmar, stand near broken windows while rescuing people from a fire that broke out at a 12-story building on Thursday, February 20. Lynn Bo Bo/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock
People wearing traditional hanbok dress pose for selfies at the Gyeongbokgung Palace in Seoul, South Korea, on Monday, February 17. Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images
Displaced Syrians wait in a bread line Wednesday, February 19, at a stadium that has been turned into a refugee shelter in the city of Idlib. Burak Kara/Getty Images
Americans wave from a bus Monday, February 17, as they leave the Diamond Princess cruise ship that had been docked in Yokohama, Japan. They were being repatriated after the ship was stuck in quarantine. Franck Robichon/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock
People visit the B&W Cafe in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Wednesday, February 19. The coffee shop's interior was designed to look like it was drawn. Anatoly Maltsev/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock
A man in Kathmandu, Nepal, wears a face mask as he takes part in a religious rally to mark the annual Hindu festival of Maha Shivaratri on Wednesday, February 19. See last week in 28 photos Narendra Shrestha/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock