Photos of the Week (09/02/18)

This pictorial week-in-review is posted every Sunday morning.

1) Honor guard member and Vietnam War veteran David Carrasco stands at a makeshift memorial outside the funeral home where the body of the late U.S. Senator John McCain rests in Phoenix, Arizona. Photo: REUTERS/Brian Snyder

2) Senator John McCain’s casket is carried into the US Capitol rotunda. He died last weekend at 81 after a long battle with brain cancer. Photo: Photograph: Morry Gash/AP

3) Mourners react as a hearse carrying the body of John McCain arrives in a procession in Phoenix. Photograph: Conor Ralph/Reuters

4) Cindy McCain, the wife of the late Senator John McCain, lays her head on his casket during a memorial service at the Arizona Capitol on August 29, 2018, in Phoenix. Photo: Ross D. Franklin / AP

5) The casket carrying the late singer Aretha Franklin arrives at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History where she will lie in state for two days of public viewing in Detroit, Michigan. Photo: REUTERS/Mike Segar

6) The body of the late singer Aretha Franklin lies in state at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History for two days of public viewing in Detroit, Michigan. Photo: Paul Sancya/ Pool via REUTERS

7) What a quartet. Louis Farrakhan, the Rev Al Sharpton, the Rev Jesse Jackson and Bill Clinton at Franklin’s funeral. Photograph: Paul Sancya/AP

8) An attendee listens to live music during a free tribute concert to the late Aretha Franklin at Chene Park in Detroit, Michigan, on August 30, 2018. Photo: Leah Millis / Reuters

9) People carry flowers towards the gates of Kensington Palace, where tributes have been left to Princess Diana on the 21st anniversary of her death. Photo: Photograph: Matt Dunham/AP

10) U.S. President Donald Trump sits behind his desk as he announces a bilateral trade agreement with Mexico to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) at the White House. Photo: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

11) A volunteer member of the advance team for President Donald Trump blocks a camera as a photojournalist attempts to take a photo of a protester during a campaign rally at the Ford Center in Evansville, Indiana, on August 30, 2018. Photo: Evan Vucci / AP

12) Pope Francis prays in front of a candle lit to remember victims of abuse by the church, inside St Mary’s Pro Cathedral during his visit to Dublin, Ireland. Photo: REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini/Pool

13) A protester holds a banner as Pope Francis drives by during his visit in Dublin, Ireland. Photo: REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

14) A 30-year study led by the Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society with the universities of St Andrews and Exeter found dolphins in Adelaide, Australia learned tail-walking from a fellow creature called Billie, who spent time in a dolphinarium after being rescued from a polluted creek in January 1988. Billie learned tail-walking by observing the performing dolphins and, when released, began performing the trick regularly in the wild. Photograph: Dr Mike Bossley/University of St/PA

15) Marc Jaeger, the director of the Planet Exotica zoological and botanical garden, holds West African dwarf crocodile hatchlings recently born in the park, on August 27, 2018, in Royan, in southwestern France. Photo: Mehdi Fedouach / AFP / Getty

16) Giant Panda Yang Yang holds a brush behind pictures it painted at Schoenbrunn Zoo in Vienna, Austria. One hundred of her works will be sold online for 490 euros each, to fund a picture book about the Vienna zoo’s pandas. Photo: REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

17) In Tokyo, Japan,  a girl looks at jellyfish at the Shinagawa aquarium.  Photograph: Franck Robichon/EPA

18) A scene from the film Catch Me if You Can is recreated by easyJet to inspire more girls to become pilots. Nine-year-old Hannah Revie, the daughter of the easyJet captain Emily Revie, plays the central role, portrayed by Leonardo DiCaprio in the 2002 film. Photograph: easyJet/PA

19) A man photographs bees as a swarm gathers in Times Square in New York City. Photo: REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

20) Wisconsin running back Garrett Groshek (37) scores a touchdown on a 43-yard reception during the fourth quarter of their game Friday, August 31, 2018 at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, Wis. Wisconsin beat Western Kentucky 34-3. Photo: Mark Hoffmann, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

21) President Trump pretends to throw a red card at the news media given to him by the President of FIFA Gianni Infantino, center, as Carlos Cordeiro, President of the US Soccer Federation, stands nearby in the Oval Office at the White House. Photo: REUTERS/Leah Millis

22) Melania Trump, the first lady, plants a sapling from the original Eisenhower oak tree that was removed from the grounds last year on the south lawn of the White House. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

23) Anyi Gomez, 19, a pregnant Venezuelan woman from Monagas State, offers to wash car windows at traffic lights in Boa Vista, Roraima State, Brazil, on August 24, 2018. Photo: Nacho Doce / Reuters

24) A competitor tries to grab a flag on the gostra, a pole covered in lard, during the celebrations of the religious feast of St Julian, patron of the town of St Julian’s, Malta. Photo: REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

25) A reveller takes part in the Notting Hill Carnival in London. Photo: REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

26) A reveller plays with tomato pulp during the annual Tomatina festival in Bunol, near Valencia, Spain.  Photo: REUTERS/Heino Kalis

AND FINALLY…

You saw #7 above.Here’s an update.

Hang on tight: Harley-Davidson caps off wild summer with 115th anniversary party in Milwaukee

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s