The most compelling photos from the week's news, November 14-20 2015, including the Paris attacks and a capsized ferry.
In this photo, people perform during a protest against the Brazilian mining company Vale, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Nov. 16, 2015. Demonstrators demanded the company take responsibility for the damage caused by two dams that burst at its iron ore mine, wiping out a village in the southeastern state of Minas Gerais.
By CBSNews.com Senior Photo Editor Radhika Chalasani
Paris attacks victim
The body of a victim is seen under a blanket outside the Bataclan theater in Paris, Nov. 13, 2015.
At least 130 people were killed in a series of shooting and explosions, claimed by ISIS. French President Francois Hollande declared a state of emergency and stated the attacks were an "act of war."
Beaujolais Nouveau arrives
Men roll barrels of Beaujolais Nouveau wine for the official launch of the 2015 vintage in the center of Lyon, Nov. 19, 2015.
Pakistan - train derailment
A passenger looks for his belongings after a train derailed in Quetta, Pakistan Nov. 17, 2015.
The Eiffel Tower is lit by the blue, white and red colors of the French flag in Paris, Nov. 17, 2015, to pay tribute to the victims of a series of deadly terrorist attacks in the French capital.
Israeli troops destroy house
People gather around the rubble of the house of Palestinian Muhammad Abu Shaheen after it was demolished by Israeli troops, at Qalandia refugee camp near the West Bank city of Ramallah, Nov. 16, 2015.
Israeli security forces said Abu Shaheen had carried out an attack against Israeli.
Ice in New Hampshire
Rime ice extends several feet horizontally from a sign marking the summit of 5,774-foot Mount Adams, the second highest mountain in New England, Nov. 17, 2015, in northern New Hampshire.
The freezing fog and strong winds formed the rime ice, creating a winter wonderland above treeline in New Hampshire's aptly named White Mountains.
Michelle Obama does the Conga
U.S. first lady Michelle Obama does the Conga with actor Josh Segarra (L) and choreographer Sergio Trujillo (R) during a student workshop honoring the history of Broadway at the White House in Washington, Nov. 16, 2015.
Paris - moment of silence
People observe a moment of silence at the Trocadero in front of the Eiffel Tower to pay tribute to the victims of the series of deadly attacks in Paris, Nov. 16, 2015.
Tasmanian Devil joeys
Devil Ark manager Dean Reid reacts as Tasmanian Devil joeys climb on him before the first shipment of healthy and genetically diverse devils to the island state of Tasmania leave the Devil Ark sanctuary in Barrington Tops on Australia's mainland, Nov. 17, 2015.
The largest group so far of disease-free Tasmanian devils has been released in the wild, as part of plans to save the carnivorous marsupials from a cancer threatening them with extinction.
Philippines - APEC protest
Protesters shout slogans as they march towards the venues of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Manila, Nov. 19, 2015.
Beijing - a human lung
An aerial view shows participants wearing blue and red coats forming an image depicting a human lung, during an Guinness World Record attempt of the largest human image of an organ, on a hazy day in Beijing, Nov. 15, 2015.
Over 1,500 people joined the successful attempt on Sunday which was organized by a local health research centre hoping to improve awareness of lung health, local media reported.
Obama in Turkey
President Barack Obama (at L, in distance) walks with staff as he departs after meeting with Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan at the Regnum Carya Resort in Antalya, Turkey, Nov. 15, 2015.
Turkey hosted world leaders for the G20 summit.
Indonesian ferry capsizes
Passengers climb down the side of the ferry KM Wihan Sejahtera as it capsizes in Tanjung Perak port, Surabaya, East Java in Indonesia, Nov. 16, 2015.
The Tanjung Perak harbor master reported that 175 passengers and crew evacuated the ship and there were no casualties.
Bullet holes in Paris cafe
Bullet holes and marks are seen on the windows of the Cafe Bonne Biere restaurant on Nov. 14, 2015 in Paris, following the terrorist attacks Nov. 13.
Protesters flee from tear gas in the center of Kosovo's capital Pristina, Nov. 18, 2015.
Police and protesters clashed in Kosovo in a deepening crisis over relations with former ruler Serbia.
Will Smith, from left, Wesley Snipes, Denzel Washington, Spike Lee, honorary Oscar recipient, and Samuel L. Jackson pose onstage at the Governors Awards at the Dolby Ballroom in Los Angeles, Nov. 14, 2015.
Fans celebrate as Corinthians win the Brazil Serie A soccer championship title, following their match with Vasco in Rio de Janeiro, Nov. 19, 2015.
Corinthians were crowned Brazilian champions after a 1-1 draw with Vasco da Gama.
Ireland - first gay wedding
Richard Dowlin (L), 35, and Cormac Gollogly, 35, are married by registrar Mary Claire Heffernan in the South Clonmel Community Care Centre in County Tipperary, Nov. 17, 2015.
Dowlin and Gollogly are the first gay couple to marry in Ireland.
Baby chimpanzee Jason
Baby chimpanzee Jason sits on his sleeping box at the Attica Zoological Park in Spata, east of Athens, Nov. 13, 2015.
Jason, who is nearly three months old, is being tended and bottle-fed by zoo staff, since his mother fell sick while he was days old and has been unable to feed him. He will be brought up separately from the zoo's other eight chimpanzees for about a year and a half, and then gradually reintroduced in a painstaking process aiming at his full acceptance by the group and integration.
Seville - Abengoa solar plant
A tower of Abengoa solar plant at "Solucar" solar park is seen in Sanlucar la Mayor, near the Andalusian capital of Seville, southern Spain, Nov. 13, 2015.
Firefighters take part in a protest in front of the regional parliament of Asturias demanding better salaries and greater standards of public safety in Oviedo, northern Spain, Nov. 19, 2015.
The letters painted on the men's backs form the words that read, "The PSOE (Socialist Party of Spain) puts you in danger."
Protest over Jamar Clark shooting
Black Lives Matter supporters embrace after Minneapolis police poured water to extinguish an encampment fire as they continued their protest outside the Fourth Precinct in Minneapolis, Nov. 18, 2015.
The fatal shooting of Jamar Clark, an unarmed black man by a Minneapolis police officer, has pushed racial tensions in the city's small but concentrated minority community to the fore, with the police precinct besieged by a makeshift encampment and many protesters.
A group of men paddle a canoe across a flooded roadway along the Snoqualmie River near the peak of the river's height there, in Carnation, Washington, Nov. 18, 2015.
A powerful storm killed three people, cut power to more than 350,000 residents and flooded rivers.
Wild Blackpool waves
Waves break in front of the South Pier on Blackpool Promenade, northern Britain, Nov. 13, 2015.
Abigail, the first named storm to hit Britain, whipped up winds of up to 84 miles per hour and cut power to 12,000 home according to local media.
A sniper and an observer of the Belgian police special forces are seen on a balcony of a building on Brussels Grand Place on Nov. 20, 2015, after security was tightened in Belgium following the Nov. 13 Paris attacks
Dr. Eduardo D. Rodriguez, the Helen L. Kimmel Professor of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center holds a news conference to announce the successful completion of the most extensive face transplant to date in the Manhattan borough of New York City, Nov. 16, 2015.
Dr. Rodriguez led the surgical team on 41-year-old Patrick Hardison, a firefighter from Senatobia, Misissippi who's face was badly burned in 2001.
More than 100 doctors and support staff took part in the 26-hour operation, conducted in August 2015 at the NYU Langone Medical Center.
Minions in China
People dressed as minions from the film "Minions" take an escalator during a promotional event at a department store in Wuhan, China, Nov. 14, 2015.
Pollard - spy released
Convicted spy Jonathan Pollard (C) who was released from a U.S. federal prison in North Carolina overnight, leaves U.S. District court in the Manhattan borough of New York, Nov. 20, 2015.
Pollard was sentenced to life in prison after being convicted in 1987 of passing classified information to Israel while he was working as a US Navy analyst.
Mali hotel attack
Malian security forces evacuate a man near the Radisson Blu hotel in Bamako on Nov. 20, 2015.
Gunmen went on a shooting rampage at the luxury hotel in Mali's capital Bamako, seizing 170 guests and staff in an ongoing hostage-taking that has left scores dead.
LBGT Pride Parade
A reveller poses for a photo during the LGBT Pride Parade in Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Nov. 15, 2015.
Greek farmers' protest
Greek riot police scuffle with a protester during a demonstration by farmers outside the Greek parliament in Athens on Nov. 18, 2015.
Thousands of farmers protesting over planned tax and pension reforms demanded by the country's bailout creditors clashed with police..
Migrants arrive in Lesbos
Volunteers and rescuers try to coordinate and guide two rafts overcrowded with migrants and refugees as they approach a beach in the Greek island of Lesbos, Nov. 20, 2015.
Balkan countries have begun filtering the flow of migrants to Europe, granting passage to those fleeing conflict in the Middle East and Afghanistan but turning back others from Africa and Asia, the United Nations and Reuters witnesses said.
A man dressed in a traditional Perchten costume and mask performs during a Perchten festival in the western Austrian village of Kappl, Nov. 13, 2015.
Each year in November and January, people in the western Austria regions dress up in Perchten (also known in some regions as Krampus or Tuifl) costumes and parade through the streets to perform a 1,500 year-old pagan ritual to disperse the ghosts of winter.
Drug dealer Wong Chi Ping
Indonesian policemen guard drug dealer Wong Chi Ping (C) as they leave the court room after his trial in West Jakarta district court, Nov. 13, 2015.
An Indonesian court sentenced the man from Hong Kong to death for possession of more than 860 kg (1,900 lb) of methamphetamines in one of the country's biggest drug busts in years.