Pictures Of The Week: Dec. 4 - Dec. 10 (PHOTOS) 12/12/2011 11:22 am ET Pictures of the Week 12-4 to 12-10 Pictures of the Week 12-4 to 12-10 Share 1 of 15 Rescue workers evacuate people after a fire engulfed a hospital in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata on Dec. 9, 2011. Nearly 90 people were killed when a fire engulfed patients at a hospital in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata, with officials accusing senior staff of abandoning those in their care. (Strdel, AFP / Getty Images) Share this slide: Rescue workers evacuate people after a fire engulfed a hospital in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata on Dec. 9, 2011. Nearly 90 people were killed when a fire engulfed patients at a hospital in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata, with officials accusing senior staff of abandoning those in their care. (Strdel, AFP / Getty Images) image Police officers gather around the scene of a shooting in front of Cassell Coliseum on the Virginia Tech campus Dec. 8, 2011 in Blacksburg, Virginia. A gunman shot two people, including a police officer, on the campus of Virginia Tech, and has not been captured. (Jared Soares, Getty Images) image Shi'ite Muslim men and boys beat their chests as they practice self-flagellation during the religious ritual of Ashura on Dec. 6, 2011 in New Delhi, India. Hundreds of Muslims in New Delhi and thousands around India took part in a procession to mark the 10th day of the Islamic month of Muharram when they remember the killing of Imam Hussain, the grandson of Prophet Mohammed, who was martyred some at the Battle of Karbala, Iraq in 61AH. Shia men and women dressed in black crying and beating their chests participated in the capital's processions to mark this important date in the Islamic calendar. On Muharram Muslims also under take voluntary fasting, give to charity and pray in remembrance of Hussain. (Daniel Berehulak, Getty Images) image This photo combination shows the different stages of the moon during a lunar eclipse as seen from the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011. (Ringo H.W. Chiu, AP) image The 2011 Nobel Peace Prize laureate Yemeni activist Tawakkol Karman poses with her medal and certificate during the Nobel Peace Prize award ceremony at the city hall in Oslo Dec. 10, 2011. (Odd Andersen, AFP / Getty Images) image U.S. Army soldiers from the 2-82 Field Artillery, 3rd Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, carry their bags to shipping containers as they prepare to leave Camp Adder as the base is readied to be handed back to the Iraqi government later this month on Dec. 6, 2011 at Camp Adder, near Nasiriyah, Iraq. Camp Adder is one of the few bases remaining that the United States controls as America's military continues its pullout of the country by the end of this year, after eight years of war and the overthrow of Saddam Hussein. (Joe Raedle, Getty Images) image Pearl Harbor survivor Nolan Albarado reacts as a member of the Andrews Sisters styled group 'The Liberty Belles' gives him a kiss on his cheek at a ceremony observing the 70th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans, Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011. (Gerald Herbert, AP) image A man carries a dog through flood waters in the Bosa district of Bogota, Colombia, Thursday Dec. 8, 2011. Officials say flooding caused by the heavy rains has forced 3,500 families from homes near Bogota. (Fernando Vergara, AP) image Indian army soldiers in camouflage take part in exercise "Sudarshan Shakti" at Bugundi in Rajasthan state's Barmer desert near the India Pakistan border, India, Monday, Dec.5, 2011. (AP) image A member of the pro-Kremlin youth movement Stal (Steel) wearing a Darth Vader mask participates in a rally in downtown Moscow, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011. Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said Tuesday he's satisfied with the performance of his party in Russia's parliamentary election even though it lost a significant number of seats, adding that a drop in support is "inevitable" for any ruling party. The statement came as U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton again criticized the election. (Sergey Ponomarev, AP) image Dressed in a Santa Claus outfit, a diver feeds to sardines at the Coex Aquarium in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011. Christmas is one of the biggest holidays in South Korea, where over half of the population are Christians. (Lee Jin-man, AP) image Donald Trump smiles at left as Republican presidential candidate, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich talks to media after their meeting in New York, Monday, Dec. 5, 2011. (Seth Wenig, AP) image Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich departs his home in Chicago, Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011, for the second day of his sentencing hearing on 18 corruption counts, including trying to to auction off President Barack Obama's old Senate seat. (Charles Rex Arbogast, AP) image The Dosso family, who's grandmother and five brothers were killed by pro-Gbagbo millitiamen on April 12, 2011 in Youpougon, an neighbourhoud of Abidjan, watch a TV broadcast of former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo appearing before the Hague's International Criminal Court for the first time for his role in the deadly aftermath of presidential polls last year, on Dec. 5, 2011. Gbagbo blamed the French military today for his arrest for crimes against humanity. (Issouf Sanogo, AFP / Getty Images) image A man walks past graffiti displayed on a building on Dec. 6, 2011 in Athens, Greece. Graffiti artists throughout the city are expressing the effects of austerity measures that have plagued the community as Greece continues to struggle in debt while lawmakers today are set to pass next year's budget. (Milos Bicanski, Getty Images) image To see more great photography visit HuffPost Exposure. FOLLOW HUFFPOST facebook twitter Suggest a correction GET THE NEWSLETTER Enter your email address to get top stories and blog posts emailed to you each day. YOU MAY LIKE CONVERSATIONS FOLLOW HUFFPOST HuffPost HuffPost HuffingtonPost Available on the App Store Android App on Google Play Get it at Blackberry App World HUFFPOST NEWSLETTERS Enter your email address to get top stories and blog posts emailed to you each day. Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. Newsletters may offer personalized content or advertisements. Learn More.