Photos of the Week (07/08/18)

A pictorial week in review posted every Sunday morning.

1) In Thailand divers found all 12 members of an under-16 soccer team along with their coach in the six-mile Tham Luang Nang Non cave. They were found inside the cave complex after nine days. Photograph: Royal Thai Army Handout/EPA

2) Family members celebrate while camping out near Than Luang cave following news all members of the children’s football team and their coach were alive in the cave. Photo:  Lillian Suwanrumpha/AFP/Getty Images

3) Thai workers and officials watch as an attempt is made to drain water from the flooded cave. Photograph: Pongmanat Tasiri/EPA

4) Thai soldiers carry equipment into the flooded cave complex. Photo: Photograph: Royal Thai Army Handout/EPA

5) Boys from the under-16 soccer team trapped inside Tham Luang cave greet members of the Thai rescue team in Chiang Rai, Thailand. Photo: Thai Navy Seal/via REUTERS TV

6) A wildfire destroys a home in southern California. Thousands of people were evacuated from their homes as a heatwave continued to bring high temperatures to the region. Photograph: Marcus Yam/Getty Images

7) The statues of Jesus, Mary and Joseph are seen in a cage as a protest of child separation policy, in Indianapolis, Indiana. Photo: Christ Church Cathedral Indianapolis/via REUTERS

8) Candles representing the slain Capital Gazette journalists sit on display during a candlelight vigil held near the newspaper’s office, the day after a gunman killed five people inside the building in Annapolis, Maryland. Photo: REUTERS/Leah Millis

9) Carl Hiaasen, center, brother of Rob Hiaasen, one of the journalists killed in the shooting at the Capital Gazette newspaper offices, is consoled by his sisters Barb, left, and Judy during a memorial service on July 2, 2018, in Owings Mills, Maryland. The man charged with gunning down five people at the Capital Gazette allegedly mailed three threatening letters before carrying out the attack, authorities said. Photo:  Patrick Semansky / AP

10) Whistleblowers wearing panda masks receive cash awards from police officers for reporting gang crimes at a news conference in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, China. Photo: REUTERS/Stringer

11) A lifesize reproduction of two whales emerging from a sea filled with plastic waste has been erected in front of the Pantheon in Rome, Italy. Greenpeace hopes the installation will raise awareness about pollution in the Mediterranean. Photograph: Simone Somekh/AP

12) Ella Wakefield gets a sneak preview of the Giant Lego Brick Animal Trail which opened at WWT Slimbridge in Gloucestershire, England, on July 7. Photo: Paul Nicholls / Barcroft Media via Getty

13) At Wimbledon, Rufus the harris hawk is on pigeon patrol at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club. Photograph: John Walton/PA

14) A tennis fan arrives at Wimbledon dressed as a strawberry.  Photograph: Amer Ghazzal/Alamy Live News

15) Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo reacts at referee Cesar Arturo Ramos during their World Cup loss to Uruguay. Photo:  REUTERS/Toru Hanai

16) In St Petersburg, Russia, a ballerina watches the World Cup quarter-final match between Russia and Croatia in which the hosts were eliminated. Photograph: Anton Vaganov/Reuters

17) Women wearing wedding dresses take part in the so-called “brides’ match” at the FIFA Fan Fest in Kazan, Russia, a host city for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, on June 30, 2018. Photo: Alexey Nasyrov / Reuters

18) Joey Chestnut wins the annual Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest, setting a new world record by eating 74 hot dogs in Coney Island, Brooklyn. Photo: REUTERS/Stephen Yang

19) In Ningxiang, China, a man lies in a chilli-covered pool during a chilli-eating contest. The winner was Tang Shuaihui who ate 50 chillies in one minute. Photograph: VCG/Getty Images

20) From left: Andreas Dreitz from Germany and Jesse Thomas react after finishing the DATEV Challenge Roth 2018 in Roth, Germany, on July 1, 2018.  Photo: Jan Hetfleisch / Getty

21) In Ahmedabad, India, performers rehearse a motorcycle stunt before the annual Hindu Ratha Yatra festival. Photograph: Amit Dave/Reuters

22) Models present creations from the haute couture collection by the French designer Bertrand Guyon for Schiaparelli during Paris fashion week. Photograph: Caroline Blumberg/EPA

23) A model presents a creation by Schiaparelli during the 2018-2019 Fall/Winter Haute Couture collection fashion show in Paris on July 2, 2018. Photo: Alain Jocard / AFP / Getty

24) New citizens smile at a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) naturalization ceremony at the New York Public Library in Manhattan. Photo: REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

25) Citizenship candidates hold portraits of George Washington ahead of a naturalization ceremony at George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images

26) Fireworks illuminate the night sky near the Gateway Arch in St. Louis. Photo: Jeff Roberson / AP

27) Fireworks from the Annual Macy’s 4th of July fireworks display explode in the sky near Manhattan as viewed from Weehawken, New Jersey. Photo: Kena Betancur / AFP – Getty Images

28) Boaters on the Potomac River in Washington watch the fireworks display on the National Mall. Photo: J. David Ake / AP

29) Fireworks explode over the Lincoln Memorial and U.S. Capitol. Photo: Jose Luis Magana / AP


ICYMI, the Racine Journal Times ran a nice collection of photos from the Foxconn Open House held on Friday, June 29.


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