Photos of the Week (03/31/19)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Special counsel Robert Mueller leaves church with his wife Ann on March 24 in Washington, two days after delivering his report to the attorney general about the conclusions of his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Photo: Tasos Katopodis / Getty Images

2) President Donald Trump speaks to supporters during a rally at the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on March 28, 2019. Grand Rapids was the final city Trump visited during his 2016 campaign. Photo: Scott Olson / Getty

3) People attend a rally in support of President Donald Trump near Trump Tower in New York City on March 23, 2019. Local grassroots pro-Trump organizations throughout New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania called on supporters to gather, rally, and network. Photo: Stephanie Keith / Getty

4) Actor Jussie Smollett leaves court after charges against him were dropped by state prosecutors in Chicago, Illinois.  Photo: REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski

5) Michael Avenatti, the former lawyer for adult film actress Stormy Daniels, exits a New York court after being arrested for allegedly trying to extort Nike for up to $25 million on March 25 in New York. Avenatti is also facing possible embezzlement charges in a separate case in California. Photo: Spencer Platt / Getty Images

6) Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 MAX aircraft are parked at Southern California Logistics Airport on March 27, 2019 in Victorville, California. Southwest Airlines is waiting out a global grounding of the MAX 8 and MAX 9 aircraft at the airport.  Photo: Mario Tama / Getty Images

7) People trapped inside a burning office building gesture to firefighters for help in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on March 28, 2019. A huge fire tore through an office block on March 28, killing at least five people in the latest major inferno to hit the Bangladesh capital. Photo: Munir Uz Zaman / AFP / Getty

8) Destroyed vehicles line a road in Baghouz, Syria, the last ISIS enclave, on March 24. The group once controlled vast areas across Syria and Iraq, a population of up to 12 million, and a “caliphate” that drew tens of thousands of foreign nationals to join its ranks. Photo: Chris McGrath / Getty Images

9) Milwaukee Archbishop Jerome Listecki looks on as a new name and temporary sign for the former Cousins Center were made public. The archdiocese removed the names of former Archbishops William Cousins and Rembert Weakland from its headquarters complex and cathedral center as an “act of repentance” for its role in covering up the abuse of sex crimes against children. Photo: Michael Sears/Milwaukee Journal

10) Britain’s Prince Charles laughs with Peter, a blue iguana, at the Queen Elizabeth II Royal Botanic Park in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, March 28, 2019. Photo: Reuters

11) Britain’s Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, sit on a bench at John Lennon Park in Havana, Cuba. Photo: Reuters

12) People take photographs of the pink lake at Westgate Park in Melbourne, Australia, on March 27, 2019. The inland lake turns pink in warmer months due to a natural phenomenon. The pink hue happens in response to high salt levels, lots of sunlight, and a lack of rainfall. Lake algae, which grow in the salt crust at the bottom of the lake, produce a red pigment as part of their photosynthesis process. Photo: Scott Barbour / Getty

13) Syrian actor Walid Abu Rashed (yellow wig) and a fellow actor entertain children through a makeshift puppet theatre set up among the rubble of collapsed buildings in the town of Saraqib in the rebel-held northern Idlib province. Photo: AFP

14) A Confluence Museum employee checks the last details on the restored skeleton of a whale in Lyon, France, on March, 25, 2019, ahead of its exhibition to the public. Photo: Jeff Pachoud / AFP / Getty

15) Olympe, the latest creation by artist Aspencrow, is unveiled at JD Malat gallery in London. It is a sculpture of Cara Delevingne based on the Greek mythological monster Medusa. Photograph: Anthony Harvey/Rex/Shutterstock

16) Zookeepers in Victoria, Australia hatch nine critically endangered Plains wanderer chicks. Photograph: Zoos Victoria

17) A man is lying with pigeons on the ‘Promenade des anglais’ on the French Riviera’s city of Nice. Photo: AFP

18) A southern koala grazes on eucalyptus leaves at a new enclosure in Longleat safari park, Wiltshire. Photograph: Ben Birchall/PA

19) In Minsk, Belarus, a bat is fed a grub after waking at a rescue centre, where it spent the winter months hibernating inside a fridge. Photograph: Sergei Gapon/AFP/Getty Images

20) Chris Pratt gets slimed while accepting the Best Butt-Kicker award for Jurassic Park: Fallen Kingdom at the 2019 Kids’ Choice Awards in Los Angeles on March 23, 2019. Photo: Mario Anzuoni / Reuters

21) A golfer hits off a fairway at Whitnall Park Golf Course in Franklin on Saturday, March 23, 2019. Warm sunny weather lured many enthusiasts outside to enjoy the game.  Photo: Scott Ash/Now News Group

22) As warmer weather melts a dwindling snow pile on UW-Madison’s Bascom Hill, junior Nic Koerber relaxes between classes on campus. Photo:

23) A celebration open to the public for UW’s national champions in NCAA winter sports was held Monday night at the Kohl Center. Hockey player Annie Pankowski brings out the championship trophy, won by the women’s team in last Sunday’s 2-0 victory over Minnesota in the Frozen Four final in Hamden, Conn. Pankowski scored in the final and had two goals in Friday’s 5-0 semifinal victory over Clarkson.

24) Brian Kasperek (left) of Milwaukee and his grandmother Carol Nauertz of Menomonee Falls, who said she once dated former Brewers manager Harvey Kuenn, and her daughter Kim Kasperek (right) enjoy tailgating at Opening Day Thursday at Miller Park.  Photo: Michael Sears / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

25) Tyler Sommerfeldt (left) looks on as Jaryd Wink checks the progress of the grilled steak and chicken kebabs. Both men are from Fond du Lac.  Photo: Michael Sears / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

26) Matt Tyler of Boston built this Miller Park grill while living in Brown Deer. Evan Olson of Rhinelander now keeps the grill at his home for the group’s trips to Miller Park. At right is Josh Jenswold of Madison.  Photo: Michael Sears / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

27) Fans stand for the national anthem at Miller Park before an Opening Day baseball game between the Milwaukee Brewers and the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday, March 28, 2019, in Milwaukee. Photo:

28) Former Milwaukee Brewers’ Rollie Fingers and Robin Count throw out ceremonial first pitches before an Opening Day baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday, March 28, 2019, in Milwaukee. Photo:

29) Milwaukee Brewers’ Christian Yelich hits a three-run home run during the third inning of an Opening Day baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday, March 28, 2019, in Milwaukee. Photo:

30) Milwaukee Brewers’ Lorenzo Cain catches a ball at the wall hit by St. Louis Cardinals’ Jose Martinez during the ninth inning of an Opening Day baseball game Thursday, March 28, 2019, in Milwaukee. The catch ended the game and the Brewers won 5-4. Photo:

31) Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks hugs 11-year-old Lily who gave the star a folder full of artwork she made for him over the last year and a half. Lily began to cry when Antetokounmpo got up to give a her hug and looked through her artwork. “I’ve wanted to give this to you for a very long time. You’re my favorite athlete,” said. 1st photo courtesy of Pete Stauffer. 2nd photo: Twitter

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