Gallery - The Week in Photos
The Associated Press
Published: September 24, 2013 08:51AM
Updated: September 30, 2013 10:39PM
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Stan Koleski, 65, shovels mud from a friend's barn in Loveland, Colo., on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013. The Big Thompson River went over its banks destroying homes and businesses in the area. Statewide, only about 22,000 homeowners have flood insurance policies, FEMA spokesman Jerry DeFelice said. With 2.2 million housing units in Colorado, according to Census figures, that means about 1 percent of the state’s residences have flood coverage. (AP Photo/Chris Schneider)

A look back at some of the best news photos of the week from September 15-21, 2013.