Photos of the Week (05/05/19)

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A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Attorney General William Barr is photographed as he sits down to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on May 1, 2019. Photo: Susan Walsh / AP

2) U.S. Attorney General William Barr leaves his house after cancelling plans to testify before the House of Representatives about his handling of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation in McLean, Virginia. Photo: REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

3) Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., left, places a prop chicken on the witness desk for Attorney General William Barr after he does not appear before a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Photo: AP

4) Fire and police crew members work to clear the scene where a construction crane fell from a building on Google’s new Seattle campus, crashing down onto one of the city’s busiest streets and killing multiple people on April 27, 2019. Photo: Frank Kuin / AP

5) Journalists help a reporter, Gregory Jaimes, holding a VPITV microphone, who was injured while covering clashes between security forces and anti-government protesters in the Altamira neighborhood of Caracas, Venezuela, on May 1, 2019. Photo: Ariana Cubillos / AP

6) Israelis stand next to their cars as sirens mark a nationwide moment of silence in remembrance of the 6 million Jewish victims of the Holocaust, in Tel Aviv, on May 2, 2019. Photo: Sebastian Scheiner / AP

7) Holocaust survivor Edward Mosberg holds the hand of his granddaughter Jordana Karger as he arrives to take part in the annual “March of the Living” to commemorate the Holocaust at the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz, in Oswiecim, Poland, May 2. Photo: REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

8) A young attendee holds a handgun during the National Rifle Association annual meeting at the Indiana Convention center in Indianapolis, Indiana, April 26.  Photo: REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

9) A woman models a pair of body-shaping thigh holster shorts by Dene Adams during the Fashion and Firearms concealed-carry fashion show at the National Rifle Association’s annual meeting in Indianapolis, Indiana, on April 27, 2019. Photo: Lucas Jackson / Reuters

10) U.S. President Donald Trump receives an honorary team jersey as he welcomes the Baylor University Lady Bears, the 2019 NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball National Champions, in the Oval Office of the White House. Photo: REUTERS/Leah Millis

11) In this photo released by Bureau of the Royal Household ,Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun, right, presents a gift to Queen Suthida Vajiralongkorn Na Ayudhya at Ampornsan Throne Hall in Bangkok. An announcement in the Royal Gazette said Suthida Vajiralongkorn Na Ayudhya is legally married to the 66-year-old king, and is now Queen Suthida.

12) Mud flies as the field for the 145th Running of the Kentucky Derby makes its way past the grandstands on Saturday. May 4, 2019 Photo: By Michael Clevenger and Kelly Estep/ Louisville Courier Journal

13) Maximum Security, with Luis Saez aboard (pink/center) crosses the finish line of the 145th Kentucky Derby. However, a protest was lodged. May 4, 2019. Photo: Michael Clevenger and Michael Goodwin/Courier Journal

14) Jockey Luis Saez reacted after finishing first aboard Maximum Security in the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs May 4, 2019. Photo: Sam Upshaw Jr./Courier Journal

15) Jockey Luis Saez, left and trainer Jason Servis wait and watch for news of the stewards inquiry against Maximum Security. Moments later the horse was disqualified, awarding the race to Kentucky Derby 2019 winner Country House. May 4, 2019. Photo: Pat McDonogh, Courier Journal

16) Jason Servis, trainer of Maximum Security, reacts as he learns that his horse was disqualified as the winner of the Kentucky Derby. The decision awarded the race to Kentucky Derby 2019 winner Country House. May 4, 2019. Photo: Pat McDonogh, Courier Journal

17) Jockey Flavien Prat is congratulated after Country House was announced as the winner of the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Saturday, May 4, 2019. Maximum Security was originally announced as winner, but was disqualified after a replay showed the horse may have impeded War of Will.  Photo: Jenna Watson, The Courier Journal via USA TODAY Network

18) The final turn, where the bump took place in Kentucky Derby 2019. Photo: Michelle Hutchins/Special to Courier Journal

19) Falcons wait to receive medical attention at the Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, April 28, 2019. Photo: Reuters

20) Civilians along with forest and police personnel try to chase away a wild male elephant on the GS road in Guwahati, India, on April 30, 2019. The elephant caused a major stir in the city, wandering along busy streets and among crowds of photo-snapping onlookers before being tranquilized, officials said. Photo: Biju Boro / AFP / Getty

21) A baby sea lion sits in the back of a patrol car after being rescued along Highway 101 in South San Francisco, California, on April 30, 2019. The pup wandered onto a busy highway in South San Francisco Tuesday, stopping vehicles and alarming motorists before California Highway Patrol officials whisked it away. Photo: California Highway Patrol via AP

22) A four-week old southern three-banded armadillo rolls into a ball next to its mother in the tropical house of Budapest Zoo. Photograph: Attila Kovács/EPA

23) Here’s an emperor moth on chalk grassland near Cuckmere Haven in the South Downs national park. Emperor moths have a wingspan of up to 9cm and ornate wing patterns. Photograph: Tim Squire/South Downs National Park Authority

24) A woman throws her graduation mortarboard cap in the air as she poses for her photographer in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., on April 30, 2019. Photo: Clodagh Kilcoyne / Reuters

25) Souvenirs are seen on display in a shop window in Windsor as excitement builds ahead of the birth of the child of Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan, Duke and Duchess of Sussex. Photo: AFP

26) A woman looks at Louise Bourgeois’s Spider during a Christie’s New York press preview on May 3, 2019, as part of Christie’s Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale in New York.  Photo: Timothy A. Clary / AFP / Getty

27) In this May 2, 2019 photo, child monks ride a roller coaster during their visit to the Everland amusement park in Yongin, South Korea. Photo: Lee Jin-man / AP

28) A little boy stands in front of a giant teddy bear measuring more than 20 meters long and weighing 4 tons, which entered the Guinness Book of World Records as the biggest of its kind, on April 28, 2019 in Xonacatlan, Mexico. Photo: Mario Vazquez / AFP / Getty

29) We could post one of these every week. A model displays a creation by Hannie Hananto during the Muslim Fashion Festival in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: AP

30) Peter Mayhew, who played the much loved Wookiee in the original Star Wars films, died at the age of 74. Here’s Mayhew working on Star Wars Episode III – Revenge of the Sith in 2005. Photograph: Rex/Shutterstock


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