Photos of the Week (07/01/18)

A pictorial week in review posted every Sunday morning.

1) The Foxconn groundbreaking was held at the Foxconn construction site in Mount Pleasant Thursday. Photo: Megan Burke, Racine Journal Times

2) Terry Gou, chairman, founder and CEO of Foxconn walks with his special assistant Louis Woo before the Foxconn groundbreaking on Thursday, June 28, 2018, in Mount Pleasant. Photo: Megan Burke, Racine Journal Times

3) Foxconn Chairman and CEO Terry Gou and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speak before the Foxconn groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday in Mount Pleasant. Photo: Megan Burke, Racine Journal Times

4) President Trump stands with (from left to right) C.P. “Tank” Murdoch, the first Wisconsin Foxconn employee, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, Foxconn chairman Terry Gou and House Speaker Paul Ryan at the Foxconn groundbreaking ceremony in Mount Pleasant on Thursday. Photo: Megan Burke, Racine Journal Times

5) President Donald Trump takes part in a groundbreaking with Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker and Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou during a visit to Foxconn’s new site in Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

6) President Donald Trump, along with Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Foxconn CEO Terry Gou shovel dirt as they ceremonially break ground at the Foxconn construction site in Mount Pleasant on Thursday, June 28, 2018. Photo: Megan Burke, Racine Journal Times

7) President Donald Trump and Foxconn CEO Terry Gou shake hands after the groundbreaking ceremony at the Foxconn construction site in Mount Pleasant on Thursday. Wisconsin governor Scott Walker (left) and Speaker Paul Ryan (not pictured) also participated in the groundbreaking. Photo: Megan Burke, Racine Journal Times

8) President Trump shakes hands with Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker during the Foxconn groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday. Photo: Megan Burke, Racine Journal Times

9) Police and first responders assemble outside the scene of a shooting at the Capital Gazette building (seen in the back right of the image) in Annapolis, Maryland. Five were killed and several injured in the shooting. Photograph: Tony Lewis Jr./EPA

10) Steve Schuh, county executive of Anne Arundel County, holds a copy of The Capital Gazette near the scene of a shooting at the newspaper’s office, on June 29, 2018, in Annapolis, Maryland. A man armed with smoke grenades and a shotgun attacked journalists in the building Thursday, killing five people before police quickly stormed the building and arrested him, police and witnesses said. Photo: Patrick Semansky / AP

11) A child climbs up the Mexican side of the US-Mexico border fence in Sunland Park, New Mexico. Photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

12) A detained immigrant child watches a cartoon while awaiting the arrival of first lady Melania Trump with other young detained immigrants at a U.S Customs and Border patrol immigration detainee processing facility in Tucson, Arizona. REUTERS/Leah Millis

13) Immigration activists wrapped in silver blankets, symbolizing immigrant children that were seen in similar blankets at a U.S.-Mexico border detention facility in Texas, protest inside the Hart Senate Office Building after marching to Capitol Hill in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

14) John MacFarlane, a Colorado Springs high school physics teacher from Colorado School District 20 participates in an Airsoft active shooter drill during a three-day firearms course sponsored by FASTER Colorado at Flatrock Training Center in Commerce City, Colorado, on June 28, 2018. FASTER Colorado has been sponsoring firearms training to Colorado teachers and administrators since 2017. Over 100 Colorado teachers and administrators have participated in the course. Colorado is one of approximately 30 states that allow firearms within school limits, and an estimated 25 school districts in Colorado allow teachers and administrators to carry concealed firearms. Photo: Jason Connolly / AFP / Getty

15) Lava from the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii flows into the sea, releasing multiple laze plumes. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

16) Hessah al-Ajaji drives her car down the capital’s busy Tahlia Street after midnight for the first time in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on June 24, 2018. Saudi women are in the driver’s seat for the first time in their country, and steering their way through busy city streets just minutes after the world’s last remaining ban on women driving was lifted on Sunday. Photo: Nariman El-Mofty / AP

17) In Taipei, Taiwan, a graduate adjusts the hat of another while preparing for a group photo after the joint military academies graduation ceremony. Photograph: Tyrone Siu/Reuters

18) Wind created by Marine One taking off blows through the hair of visitors on the South Lawn of the White House as they watch the departure of President Donald Trump on June 27. Photo: Michael Reynolds / EPA

19) South Korean players collapse as they celebrate their victory over Germany in a group F World Cup match on June 27 in Kazan, Russia. South Korea beat Germany 2-0 as the reigning World Cup champions crashed out of the group stage for the first time in their history. Photo: Shaun Botterill / Getty Images

20) The U.S. Navy flight-demonstration squadron, the Blue Angels, perform during the Vectren Dayton Air Show in Dayton, Ohio, on June 23, 2018. Photo: U.S. Navy / Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Timothy Schumaker / Reuters

21) Angelina Jolie attends the Service of Installation of Knights Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George at St Paul’s Cathedral in London. Photograph: Neil Hall/EPA

22) Sculptures of giant pandas created by the New York-based artist Sean Kenney are on display during the Nature Connects Lego exhibition at Chengdu International Finance Square. Photograph: Imaginechina/Rex/Shutterstock

23) In Shandong, China,  workers make stuffed toys for export inside a factory in Linyi. Photograph: China Stringer Network/Reuters

24) In Haro, Spain, a reveller is covered with wine during the Batalla de Vino (Wine Battle). Photograph: Vincent West/Reuters

25) Enchanted by whales, this photographer’s snorkeling trip in Japan helped her win top prize in this year’s travel photo contest: A young humpback whale swims near Kumejima Island, Japan. Photograph and caption by Reiko Takahashi, National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest

26) Kenya Wildlife Service members drill the horn of a black female rhinoceros in Nairobi national park with a radio transmitter prior to translocating her and other rhinos to Tsavo East national park. The move was part of an effort to repopulate habitat where the rhino population has been decimated by poaching and harsh climatic changes. Photograph: Tony Karumba/AFP/Getty Images

27) Tee Tee, a Chinese crested, is shown to judge Brian Sobel during the World’s Ugliest Dog Competition in Petaluma, California, on June 23, 2018. Zsa Zsa the English bulldog won first place and was awarded $1500, a trophy, and will be flown to New York for media appearances. Photo: Josh Edelson / AFP / Getty

28) A  dog cools off in a Cardiff river on a day with the highest recorded temperature in the UK on June 26, 2018, in Cardiff, Wales. Photo: Mark Hawkins / Barcroft Media via Getty

29) Pink flamingos at Ría Lagartos Biosphere Reserve in Yucatán, Mexico. At least 21,960 nests were recorded in this nesting season, a historic figure, according to Mexican authorities. Photograph: Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP/Getty Images

30) A black-capped squirrel monkey looks into a broadcast crew’s camera and lens at London Zoo in London. REUTERS/Toby Melville

31) Toys “R” Us mascot Geoffrey the Giraffe has packed up his suitcase — presumably full of toys — and left his toy kingdom for good. A heartbreaking photo of Geoffrey circulated one day before Toys “R” Us closed its remaining stores. The photo shows the giraffe in an empty Toys “R” Us, holding a suitcase and waving goodbye. The photo was taken by Rene Johnpiere, who appears to work at a Toys “R” Us.


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