The Best Photos of the Week (09/16/18)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) In Washington, a flag is unfurled at sunrise on the 17th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. Photograph: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP

2) Bianca Burton (center left) and Erin Schultheis walk around Pepperdine University’s annual display of flags honoring the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on September 10, 2018, in Malibu, California.  Photo: Jae C. Hong / AP

3) Members of the New York City Fire Department stand outside Engine 10 and Ladder 10 firehouse for a moment of silence during observances at the annual ceremony at the Ground Zero memorial site in New York. Photo: Timothy A. Clary / AFP – Getty Images

4) A man wipes a tear while pausing by the south pool of the 9/11 Memorial during ceremonies in New York. Photo:  Justin Lane / EPA

5) Guests visit National 9/11 Memorial in front of the stage as they are listening to the readings of victims’ names, during ceremonies marking the 17th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center, at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York. Photo: REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

6) U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. Edwin Morales kneels as he honors his cousin Ruben Correa during ceremonies marking the 17th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center, at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

7) In Wrightsville Beach, residents look out at the ocean before the predicted arrival of Hurricane Florence in North Carolina. Photograph: Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images

8) A family enjoys the surf ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Florence in Oak Island, North Carolina. Photo: REUTERS/Randall Hill

9) Flamingos are sheltered as part of Hurricane Florence preparations at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in South Carolina on September 13, 2018. Photo: Riverbanks Zoo And Garden / Reuters

10) Supplies no longer available in a store as Hurricane Florence approaches the east coast in Nichols, South Carolina, on Thursday.  Photograph: David Goldman/AP

11) Clouds are seen over a deserted Ocean Blvd as the force of Hurricane Florence is felt in Myrtle Beach. Photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

12) Marge Brown, 65, says goodbye to her father, George Brown, 90, before he is evacuated from a healthcare home in Morehead City, North Carolina. “I’d like to stay and see what happens. I’m 90 plus,” said Brown, a WWII veteran who says he’s survived a plane crash and severe burns from a laboratory fire where he once worked. Photo: David Goldman / AP

13) The volunteer Amber Hersel from the Civilian Crisis Response Team helps rescue the 7-year-old Keiyana Cromartie and her family from their flooded home on September 14, 2018, in James City, Virginia. Photo: Chip Somodevilla / Getty

14) Volunteers from the Civilian Crisis Response Team help rescue three children from their flooded home on Friday in James City, North Carolina. Photograph: Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images

15) Sam Parks walks through flooded Water Street as Hurricane Florence comes ashore in Wilmington, North Carolina. Photograph: Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

16) Russ Lewis covers his eyes from a gust of wind and a blast of sand as Hurricane Florence approaches Myrtle Beach on Sept. 14.  Photo: David Goldman / AP

17) A  tree crashed into a home in Wilmington, North Carolina, killing a woman and her baby. Wilmington was hit with wind gusts of over 100 mph on Friday morning. Photo: Chuck Burton / AP

18) Firefighters battle a house fire on Herrick Road in North Andover, Massachusetts, one of multiple emergency crews responding to a series of gas explosions and fires triggered by a problem with a gas line that feeds homes in several communities north of Boston, on September 13, 2018. Photo: Mary Schwalm / AP

19) Women embrace through the border fence during the Interfaith Service for Justice and Mercy at the Border to demand that the U.S. government end the separation of immigrant children from their parents at the border, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, on September 7, 2018. Photo: Jose Luis Gonzalez / Reuters

20) Brazilian presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro reacts after being stabbed during a rally in Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais state, Brazil. Photo: REUTERS/Raysa Campos Leite

21) A visitor looks at an artwork titled The Massacre of the Innocents by the Russian contemporary artists Igor and Ekaterina Pestov during their retrospective exhibition at the State Russian Museum in Saint Petersburg on September 13, 2018. Olga Maltseva / AFP / Getty

22) In Bangkok, Thailand, a visitor with a 3D painting at the Art in Paradise museum. Photograph: Diego Azubel/EPA

23) The finalists have been announced  for the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards, sponsored by the Born Free Foundation and designed to raise awareness of the natural world. We have a few.  An owl peeks up from the ground in one of the 2018 finalists. Photograph: Shane Keena/Barcroft Images

24) ‘Not tonight darling, I’ve got a headache.’ Photograph: Maureen Toft/Barcroft Images

25) It takes two komodo dragons to tango. Photograph: Sergey Savvi/Barcroft Images

26) A ninja squirrel rehearses some moves. Photograph: Mary McGowan/Barcroft Images

27) A rhinoceros in a tutu? Photograph: Kallol Mukherjee/Barcroft Images

28) ‘Stop me if I’m boring you’ – an owl yawns.  Photograph: Danielle D’Ermo/Barcroft Images

29) Serena Williams yells at chair umpire Carlos Ramos in the women’s final against Naomi Osaka of Japan at the U.S. Open in New York. Photo: Danielle Parhizkaran-USA TODAY SPORTS.

30) Naomi Osaka of Japan (left) cries as Serena Williams of the USA comforts her after the crowd booed during the trophy ceremony following the women s final at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York. Photo: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

31) In Vatry, France, Olympic medalist sprinter extraordinaire Usain Bolt, center, attempts to run during a zero-gravity flight over France, courtesy of a champagne producer. Photograph: Laurent Theillet/AP

32) Badgers kicker Rafael Gaglianone (27) reacts to a missed field goal late in the fourth quarter of the BYU Cougars’ 24-21 win over Wisconsin on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison. The kick would have tied the game at 24-24. Photo:

33) Badgers coach Paul Chryst watches on the sidelines after kicker Rafael Gaglianone, left, missed a 42-yard field goal that would have tied the game late in the fourth quarter of Wisconsin’s 24-21 loss to BYU on Saturday at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison. Photo:

34) A Green Bay Packers fan watches during the first half against the Chicago Bears at Lambeau Field on Sunday, September 9, 2018 in Green Bay, Wis.  Photo: Adam Wesley/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wi

35) Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is hurt as he is sacked by Bears defensive end Roy Robertson-Harris in the second quarter last Sunday.  Photo: Jose M. Osorio / Chicago
Tribune. Another look. Photo: Dan Powers, USA TODAY. And another. Photo: Mark Hoffman, Journal Sentinel. One more. Photo: USA TODAY Network

36) Green Bay Packers wide receiver Geronimo Allison (81) and wide receiver Randall Cobb (18) dance after a 39-yard touchdown by Allison against the Chicago Bears in the fourth quarter at Lambeau Field on Sunday, September 9, 2018 in Green Bay, Wis. Another view of Allison’s catch. Photos: Adam Wesley/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wi

37) Green Bay Packers’ Randall Cobb scores the go ahead touchdown on a catch and run reception in the fourth quarter against the Chicago Bears in the season opener on Sunday, September 9, 2018, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. The Packers defeated the Bears 24 to 23. Photo: Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wis

38) Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb (18) scores a 75-yard touchdown against the Chicago Bears in the fourth quarter at Lambeau Field on Sunday, September 9, 2018 in Green Bay, Wis. Again. Photos: Adam Wesley/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wi.

39) Packers linebacker Nick Perry sacks Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky with only a short time left on the game clock late in the fourth quarter last Sunday. The Packers beat Chicago, 24-23. Photo: Nuccio DiNuzzo / Chicago Tribune

AND FINALLY…

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