Photos of the week: 11/2 - 11/9

Photos of the week: 11/2 - 11/9
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Photos of the week: 11/2 - 11/9
THOUSAND OAKS, CA - NOVEMBER 08: Tim Dominguez who was in the bar with his son distraught over the shooting sits under the freeway after a gunman opened fire late Wednesday at a Thousand Oaks bar packed with hundreds of people attending a popular event for college students, causing multiple fatalities on November 8, 2018 in Thousand Oaks, California. The gunman burst into the bar around 11:20 p.m., cloaked in all black as he threw smoke bombs and began shooting at targets as young as 18 inside the Borderline Bar & Grill, authorities and witnesses said. (Photo by Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
PARADISE, CA - NOVEMBER 08: A hospital worker embraces her co-worker as they evacuate patients from the Feather River Hospital during the Camp Fire on November 8, 2018 in Paradise, California. Fueled by high winds and low humidity, the rapidly spreading Camp Fire has ripped through the town of Paradise and has quickly charred 18,000 acres and has destroyed dozens of homes in a matter of hours. The fire is currently at zero containment. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - NOVEMBER 06: Sloane (no last name given), 2, waits between her father's legs as he and other voters cast their ballots at a polling station set up at Grady High School for the mid-term elections on November 6, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. Georgia has a tight race to elect the state's next Governor. (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)
Protesters gather in front of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, as part of a nationwide "Protect Mueller" campaign demanding that Acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker recuse himself from overseeing the ongoing special counsel investigation. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
A White House staff member steps in to try to take the microphone away from CNN's Jim Acosta as he questions U.S. President Donald Trump during a news conference following Tuesday's midterm U.S. congressional elections at the White House in Washington, U.S., November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A girl learns to recite the Koran in a makeshift madrasa in Fass, a neighborhood of Dakar, Senegal November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Los Angeles County Deputy Sheriff Armando Viera, center, consoles an unidentified woman on a freeway overpass after a motorcade with the body of Ventura County Sheriff's Sgt. Ron Helus went by Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Newbury Park, Calif. Helus was fatally shot while responding to a mass shooting at a country music bar in Southern California. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Democratic Texas U.S. Senate candidate Rep. Beto O'Rourke is accompanied by his wife Amy as he concedes to Senator Ted Cruz at his midterm election night party in El Paso, Texas, U.S., November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Segar TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Firefighters push a vehicle from a garage as a wildfire fire burns a home near Malibu Lake in Malibu, Calif., Friday, Nov. 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)
Jason Coffman displays a photo of his son Cody outside the Thousands Oaks Teene Center where he came hoping to find his son who was at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California, on November 8, 2018. - Twelve people, including a police sergeant, were shot dead in a shooting at the bar close to Los Angeles, police said Thursday. All the victims were killed inside the bar in the suburb of Thousand Oaks late on November 7, including the officer who had been called to the scene, Sheriff Geoff Dean told reporters. The gunman was also dead at the scene, Dean added. (Photo by Frederic J. BROWN / AFP) (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)
CORRECTS THE NAME OF THE LOCATION TO SAN FRANCISCO COLUMBARIUM & FUNERAL HOME, NOT NEPTUNE SOCIETY COLUMBARIUM - Yuriy Glukhoy, originally from Russia, looks through a magnifying glass at his ballot while voting at San Francisco Columbarium & Funeral Home in San Francisco, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Built in 1898, the columbarium is one of the last remaining cemeteries in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
HIDALGO, TX - NOVEMBER 05: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), agents take part in a training exercise at the U.S.-Mexico border on November 5, 2018 in Hidalgo, Texas. Days before, U.S. Army soldiers put up razor wire at the same port of entry as part of 'Operation Faithful Patriot.' President Donald Trump ordered troops to the border ahead of midterm elections and weeks before the possible arrival of a migrant caravan. The sign reads Welcome to the United States. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
THOUSAND OAKS, CA - NOVEMBER 08: People hug and pray before the procession carrying the body of Ventura County Sheriff Sgt. Ron Helus, who was killed in a mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill, leaves Los Robles Hospital on November 8, 2018 in Thousand Oaks, California. 12 people have died including the sergeant plus the gunman. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Model Adriana Lima presents a creation during the 2018 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in New York City, New York, U.S., November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Segar TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Flames burn inside a van as the Camp Fire tears through Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Tens of thousands of people fled a fast-moving wildfire Thursday in Northern California, some clutching babies and pets as they abandoned vehicles and struck out on foot ahead of the flames that forced the evacuation of an entire town and destroyed hundreds of structures. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
Kristen Leach votes with her six-month-old daughter, Nora, on election day in Atlanta, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Athletics - New York City Marathon - New York City, New York, U.S. - November 4, 2018. General view as runners cross the Verrazzano Bridge during the marathon. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Supporters wait for the arrival of U.S. President Donald Trump for a campaign rally at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, Indiana, U.S., November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Barria   TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
People comfort each other after a mass shooting at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California, U.S. November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Ringo Chiu TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Nancy Alejandra, an eleven-year-old migrant girl from Honduras, part of a caravan traveling from Central America en route to the United States, sleeps on the roadside as she waits to board a bus to Mexico City from Cordoba, Mexico November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Voters wait in line in the gymnasium at Brunswick Junior High School to receive their ballots for the mid-term election, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Brunswick, Maine. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
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An injured civilian walks away from the scene after being wounded in a bomb blast near the Sahafi hotel in the capital Mogadishu, Somalia, Friday, Nov. 9, 2018. Three car bombs by Islamic extremists exploded outside the hotel, which is located across the street from the police Criminal Investigations Department, killing at least 10 people according to police. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)
A rainbow forms over the U.S. Capitol as evening sets on midterm Election Day in Washington, U.S. November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Democratic congressional candidate Ilhan Omar is greeted by her husband’s mother after appearing at her midterm election night party in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S. November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Eric Miller TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
An electric delivery vehicle of Deppon Logistics drives past a banner with a government slogan in Beijing, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Thomas Peter TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Rick Scott holds the hand of grandson Auguste Guimard as he waves to supporters at his midterm election night party in Naples, Florida, U.S. November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Joe Skipper TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
The Villarrica Volcano is seen at night from Pucon town, Chile, Picture taken November 6, 2018. Picture taken November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Cristobal Saavedra Escobar TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Shirley Jacobs, from Stockton, Mo., looks over her ballot as she votes at Caplinger Woods RV & Campgrounds Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 in Stockton, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
U.S. Army soldiers from Ft. Riley, Kansas, put up barbed wire fence for an encampment to be used by the military near the U.S. Mexico border in Donna, Texas, U.S., November 4, 2018. REUTERS/Delcia Lopez TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A group of U.S. Forest Service firefighters monitor a back fire while battling to save homes at the Camp Fire in Paradise, California, U.S. November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Stephen Lam TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
The body of Ventura County Sheriff Sgt. Ron Helus, who was shot and killed in a mass shooting at a bar, is transferred to a hearse for a procession from the Los Robles Medical Center in Thousand Oaks, California, U.S., November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Ringo Chiu TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
An orthodox jewish man fills out his ballot papers at a polling center on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Brooklyn borough of New York. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
YUNCHENG, CHINA - NOVEMBER 08: (CHINA OUT) Aerial view of advection fog surrounding buildings on November 8, 2018 in Yuncheng, Shanxi Province of China. (Photo by Shang Jianzhou/VCG via Getty Images)
CNN journalist Abby Phillip asks President Donald Trump a question as he speaks with reporters before departing for France on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Cheetah mother Isantya looks at its three little babys at their enclosure at the zoo in Muenster, Germany, Friday, Nov. 9, 2018. The triplets were born on Oct.4, 2018 and start to explore their enclosure today. The zoo in Muenster is well known for the successful cheetah breed, about 50 of the endangered animals were born in the zoo since the seventies. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel react during his visit to Pyongyang, in this November 4, 2018 photo released on November 5, 2018 by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA). KCNA via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. REUTERS IS UNABLE TO INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THIS IMAGE. NO THIRD PARTY SALES. SOUTH KOREA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SOUTH KOREA. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Brendan Kelly speaks with reporters outside his home, as he shows his Route 91 tattoo, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Thousand Oaks, Calif. Kelly, a Marine who was at Borderline Bar and Grill on Wednesday night, helped people get out after a gunman opened fire at the establishment. Kelly also survived the Las Vegas Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting in 2017. (AP Photo/Ryan Pearson)
Participants parade through the town during the annual Bonfire Night festivities, in Lewes, Britain November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Garry Henning leaves a polling station after voting early in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S. November 4, 2018. REUTERS/Nick Oxford TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Twelve people were killed in a shooting at a Southern California bar this week by a gunman who later took his own life. The shooting happened during college night at Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California. The suspect, Ian Long, was a former Marine who had several previous run-ins with police. The victims included patrons, bar employees and Sgt. Ron Helus, who was one of the first emergency responders on scene. Some of the survivors were also survivors of the Las Vegas concert massacre in October 2017.

Other major headlines of the week included Trump announcing that Jeff Sessions is no longer the attorney general, Democrats seizing control of the House during the midterm elections and the U.S. Olympic Committee moving to shutdown USA Gymnastics after the Larry Nassar scandal.

Click through the slideshow above to see photos from all of these events and more, and be sure to check back next weekend for our selection of the best photography from the week.

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