Photos of the Week (07/29/18)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday morning.

1) A procession of police motorcycles and other vehicles escort the hearse carrying the body of fallen Police Officer Michael J. Michalski as it passes the Milwaukee Police administration building. Offers salute as the procession left the medical examiners office and proceeded to the funeral home.  Photo: Michael Sears / Milwaukee Journal

2) Officers salute as a procession of police motorcycles and other vehicles escorted the hearse carrying the body of the fallen police officer passed the Milwaukee Police administration building as it left the medical examiners office and was taken to the funeral home. Officers salute as the hearse passes them.  Photo: Michael Sears / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

3) The National Basketball Association’s Milwaukee Bucks and Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), announced on July 26 that Fiserv has signed an exclusive naming rights agreement for the nearly completed Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center, now called Fiserv Forum. Financial terms of the 25-year agreement were not disclosed. Photo: The Milwaukee Independent

4) A wildfire burns near the lake in Whiskeytown, California. Photo: AP

5) A firefighter battles the Carr Fire as it burns near Shasta, California. Photo: AP

6) A real estate sign is seen in front of a burning home during the Carr Fire in Redding, California. Photo: AFP/Getty Images

7) The Cranston fire burns as a man takes photos on July 26, 2018, near Idyllwild, California. Fire crews are battling the 4,700-acre fire in the midst of a heat wave. Photo: Mario Tama / Getty

8) Firefighters try to extinguish flames during a wildfire in the village of Kineta, near Athens, Greece, on July 24, 2018. Raging wildfires killed more than 80 people including small children in Greece, devouring homes and forests as terrified residents fled to the sea to escape the flames, authorities said. Photo: Valerie Gache / AFP / Getty

9) Women help a child cross over to another house on a wooden plank after flash floods in Tailbal, on the outskirts of Srinagar, in Indian Kashmir, on July 24. Photo: Danish Ismail / Reuters

10) Trump supporter and a former valet for Bob Hope, Greg Donovan, 58, stands on Donald Trump’s vandalized star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on July 25. Donovan arrived at 7:30 a.m. on Hollywood Boulevard near Highland Avenue to guard the rubble, which had been covered with an upside-down chin-up bar. By midday, in a red tailcoat and black top hat, Donovan was still standing vigil in the 90-degree heat, a Keeping America Great! TRUMP 2020 sign held in his hands, a half-gallon of Gatorade at his feet. For years Donovan was the official tourism ambassador of Beverly Hills and now works as a promoter for Hollywood-star tour companies. “Bottom line, I tell you,he’s good for business. A lot of people want to take a picture whether they like him or not. I’ve been a supporter since day one, said Donovan.  Trump’s star was quickly replaced. Photo:  Lucy Nicholson / Reuters

11) Families with young children protest the separation of immigrant families with a sit-in at the Hart Senate Office Building, on July 26, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. The Trump administration faces a court-imposed deadline Thursday to reunite thousands of children and parents who were forcibly separated at the U.S.-Mexico border, an enormous logistical task brought on by its “zero tolerance” policy on illegal entry. Photo: Jacquelyn Martin / AP

12) A police officer pepper sprays a protester as another protester stands in front of the race director’s car during stage 16 of the Tour de France. Photo: REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

13) An officer on duty (right) attempts to knock down the flames as Ukrainian former serviceman Serhii Ulianov sets himself on fire while protesting against his dismissal from the Armed Forces in front of the Ukrainian Defence Ministry headquarters in Kiev, Ukraine, on July 26, 2018. Photo: Inna Sokolovska / Reuters

14) Zafer Erdem, a kinetic sculptor from Rize, works with his own product, a 220 lb (100 kg) giant iron revolver, in Istanbul, Turkey, on July 22, 2018. Making the massive iron weapon took about one and a half months. Photo: Berk Ozkan / Anadolu Agency / Getty

15) The moon rises beyond the Statue of Liberty at sunset in New York City on July 26, 2018, as seen from Jersey City, New Jersey.  Photo: Gary Hershorn / Getty

16) 2018’s blood moon: A game of handball played by the statues of ancient Greek goddess Hera, right, and god Apollo in Athens. Photograph: Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty Images. Homage to ET in Van, Turkey. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

17) A long exposure picture shows stars and meteor trails above the mountains of Tien Shan, outside Almaty, Kazakhstan. Photo: REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

18) A grieving mother orca near Vancouver Island carried her dead calf for several days, after refusing to leave her baby behind when the rest of her pod left. The mother whale, named J35 by researchers, gave birth Tuesday in what was initially a hopeful moment. Mother and female calf were seen swimming together that morning near Victoria, British Columbia, according to the Washington state-based Center for Whale Research. Within hours, though, the calf had died and J35’s pod had moved out of the area. Photograph: Ken Balcomb

19) In Zurich, Switzerland, a woman and her horse cool down in the Katzensee lake. The country is among many experiencing high temperatures as extreme heat sweeps across Europe. Photograph: Melanie Duchene/EPA

20) Bulgarian Jane Petkov, 64, wants to set a new Guinness World Record by attempting to swim more than three kilometers at Macedonia’s Lake Ohrid in a bag with his arms and legs tied up, in Ohrid, Macedonia. Photo: REUTERS/Ognen Teofilovski

21) In King’s Lynn, UK,  the first heat of the snail racing world championship gets underway at Congham village fete. Photograph: Mark Bullimore/Getty Images

22) In Devon, UK, a bride walks along the beach in Torquay.  Photograph: Michael Probst/AP

23) A person dressed as Santa Claus uses a restroom during the World Santa Claus Congress, an annual event held every summer in Copenhagen, Denmark. Photo: REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

24) People dressed as Santa Claus wave from a canal boat as they take part in the World Santa Claus Congress, an annual event held every summer. Photograph: Andrew Kelly/Reuters

25) People drink beer from fishbowls during a competition in Zhejiang province. Photograph: China Stringer Network/Reuters

26) Competitors, covered with mud, react during the 2018/2019 Wattoluempiade (mud games) in Brunsbuettel, Germany, on July 21, 2018. Around 400 competitors from Germany, Switzerland and the Czech republic performed in several disciplines (like handball, mud races, volleyball soccer) in the mud on the mouth of the Elbe river, near the North Sea. Photo: Patrik Stollarz / AFP / Getty


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