Photos of the Week (08/05/18)

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

1) Milwaukee’s motorcycle police officers salute during the folding of the flag, bagpipes, and rifle send-off for Officer Michael Michalski who was killed in the line of duty July 25. Photo:  Tyger Williams/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

2) An image of Michalski was shown on the new Milwaukee Bucks parking garage. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel photo: Mike De Sisti

3) Police vehicles from all over Wisconsin were in attendance. Photo:  Tyger Williams/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

4) Officers from Orange County, Florida were in attendance. Photo:  Tyger Williams/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

5) Micah Hoffner (left), 17, and his brother, Luke, 15, show their support for Officer Michael Michalski.  Photo:  Tyger Williams/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

6) Leann Govas of Milwaukee wipes a tear as the motorcade passes by. Photo: Michael Sears, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

7) Two police cars drive in front of Michalski’s hearse as the funeral procession continues along I-94. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel photo: Mike De Sisti

8) Milwaukee police and firefighters salute on the Zablocki Drive overpass as the funeral procession for Michalski  passes by. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel photo: Mike De Sisti

9) United Nations Command Chaplain U.S. Army Col. Sam Lee performs a blessing of sacrifice and remembrance on the 55 boxes of remains thought to be of U.S. soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War, returned by North Korea to the U.S., at the Osan Air Base in South Korea. Photo: U.S. Army/ Sgt. Quince Lanford/via REUTERS

10) Vice President Mike Pence, Commander of U.S. Indo-Pacific Command Adm. Phil Davidson (center) and Rear Adm. Jon Kreitz, deputy director of the POW/MIA Accounting Agency, look at transfer cases at a ceremony marking the arrival of the remains believed to be of American service members who fell in the Korean War at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, on August 1, 2018. North Korea handed over the remains last week. Photo: Susan Walsh / AP

11) Transfer cases containing the remains of American soldiers repatriated from North Korea are draped in flags after arriving at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Honolulu on Aug. 1. In an emotional and solemn ceremony, the remains were escorted by military honor guards onto U.S. soil, 65 years after an armistice ended the conflict and weeks after President Donald Trump received a commitment from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for their return. Photo: Ronen Zilberman / AFP – Getty Images

12) In Panmunjom, South Korea, South Korea’s chief delegate, Maj Gen Kim Do-gyun (second left), speaks with his North Korean counterpart, An Ik-san (second right), during military talks. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

13) Firefighters try to control a backburn as the Carr fire continues to spread towards Douglas City and Lewiston in northern California.  Photograph: Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images

14) Smoke from the Carr Fire shrouds the Clear Creek Bridge near Igo, California. Photo: REUTERS/Bob Strong

15) A firefighter knocks down hotspots to slow the spread of the River Fire (Mendocino Complex) in Lakeport, California. Photo: REUTERS/Fred Greaves

16) Donald Trump and his granddaughter Arabella Kushner arrive at Andrews air force base en route to Washington. Photograph: Carolyn Kaster/AP

17) In Ankara, Turkey, a demonstrator waves a misspelled sign during a protest against US sanctions on two Turkish ministers outside the US embassy. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

18) Electric fans are displayed for sale on a street in the Myeong-dong shopping district in Seoul, South Korea.  Temperatures reached 39C on the first day of August, the highest recorded in the city in 111 years. Photograph: Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images

19) A man jumps from the Old Bridge during the 452nd traditional diving competition in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Photo: REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

20) In Mexico City, Mexico, ballerinas perform during a red traffic light. A theatre company sent out tutu-clad dancers to perform at snarled intersections with snippets from ballet classics such as The Nutcracker and Swan Lake. Photo: Emilio Espejel/AP

21) Artist Martin Nothhelfer rides as the ‘cloud cyclist’ ( ‘wolken radler’). Nothhelfer wants to show where there is good and bad air in Munich – his bicycle blows out soap bubbles when the air is clean, but in bad air it smokes. Photograph: Lukas Barth-Tuttas/EPA

22) In Melbourne, Australia, an injured kangaroo, nicknamed ‘Norman’ by its rescuers, rests after treatment. It shocked a sleeping family after it smashed through a bedroom window. Photograph: Manfred Zabinskas/AFP/Getty Images

23) A wild elephant chases a touristic safari jeep at Kaudulla national park in Habarana, Sri Lanka. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte. Another view. Photo: Ishara S. Kodikara / AFP / Getty

24) The world’s only giant panda triplets Meng Meng, Shuai Shuai and Ku Ku celebrate their fourth birthday at Chimelong Safari Park in Guangzhou, China. Photo: REUTERS/Bobby Yip

25) A bride poses for a photo during a total lunar eclipse from in Brasilia, Brazil. Photo: REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

26) People gather in the mountains near Preikestolen (The Pullpit rock) in Forsand for the outdoor screening of the film Mission: Impossible Fallout. Some of the scenes in the movie were filmed at the Norwegian landmark last November. Photograph: Carina Johansen/AFP/Getty Images

27) Tourists walk past a giant hand structure on the Gold Bridge on Ba Na hill near Danang City, Vietnam. Photo: REUTERS/Kham. Another view. Photo: Reuters

28) Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2018 enshrinee Jerry Kramer stands with daughter Alicia Kramer during the Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony on Aug. 4, 2018, at Tom Bensen Stadium.  Another view. Photos: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports.

29) Former NFL player Jerry Kramer poses with a bust of himself during inductions at the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018 in Canton, Ohio.  Photo: Gene J. Puskar, AP


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