Photos of the Week (06/30/19)

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A pictorial week-in-review published every Sunday.

1) A news assistant runs outside the U.S. Supreme Court after the court rejected efforts to reduce the practice of changing electoral district boundaries by turning away challenges to political maps in Maryland and North Carolina, in Washington. Photo: Reuters

2) Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador comforts a woman asking him for help in looking for her missing family member at National Palace in Mexico City. The Mexican government identified thousands of human remains in morgues and mass graves over more than a decade of gang violence. Photo: Reuters

3) A member of Mexico’s National Guard plays with a Honduran girl after she was stopped along with her mother and sister from crossing illegally into El Paso in the US. Photograph: José Luis González/Reuters

4) The bodies of Salvadoran migrant Oscar Alberto Martinez Ramirez and his daughter Angie Valeria are seen in the Rio Bravo river in Matamoros, Tamaulipas state, Mexico June 24. The 25-year-old man and his 24-month-old daughter, who had traveled from El Salvador and were seeking asylum in the United States, drowned while trying to reach U.S. soil. Photo: REUTERS/Stringer

5) A Palestinian photographer runs away from tear gas fired by Israeli forces during a protest against Bahrain’s workshop for a U.S. peace plan, near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, June 25, 2019. Photo: Reuters

6) A huge plume of ash rises from Raikoke Volcano on the Kuril Islands, as viewed from the International Space Station on June 22, 2019. The small, oval-shaped island most recently exploded in 1924, and before that in 1778. Astronauts shot this photograph of the eruption as the column of ash spread out in a part of the plume known as the umbrella region—the area where the density of the plume and the surrounding air equalize and the plume stops rising. The ring of clouds at the base of the column appears to be water vapor. Photo: NASA Earth Observatory

7) Democratic presidential candidate, former vice president Joe Biden, left, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speak simultaneously during the Democratic primary debate at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, Thursday, June 27, 2019, in Miami. AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee

8) The fossilized bones of a dinosaur. A hitherto unknown type of carnivorous dinosaur measuring just over a metre and a half that lived 90m years ago has been identified in the Cruzeiro do Oeste municipality in Paraná state, southern Brazil. Photograph: Rosi Rodrigues/AFP/Getty

9) This property being demolished, owned by Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele, will be the site of Abele’s new home. Another look. Photo: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

10) Yes, that was some storm in SE WI this past week. Photo: Submitted to Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

11) Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo poses with his NBA most valuable player award at the 2019 NBA Awards show. Photo: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

12) In the Women’s World Cup, the Americans on Monday escaped with a 2-1 victory over Spain to set up a premature dream showdown with France in Friday’s quarterfinal in Paris. Megan Rapinoe scored twice on penalty kicks, the second coming in the 75th minute. Rapinoe targeted the left side and beat goalkeeper Sandra Panos. Photo: FIFA Facebook

13) Megan Rapinoe of the U.S. celebrates scoring her second goal against France Friday. The USA defeated France 2-1 to move on to face England in the semifinals. Photograph: Benoît Tessier/Reuters

14) A fan at the opening show of the Rolling Stones’ No Filter tour in Chicago.  Photograph: Daniel Acker/Reuters

15) The aerialist Lijana Wallenda walks the highwire with her brother Nic over Times Square. Photograph: Eduardo Muñoz/Reuters. Here’s another look. Photo: Reuters

16) In San Pedro Manrique, Spain, a woman walks on burning embers during the night of San Juan. Photograph: Álvaro Barrientos/AP

17) Beekeeper Abdulvahap Semo performs his third attempt to set a bee-wearing record for the Guinness World Records in Turkey’s eastern Van province on June 20, 2019. Abdulvahap attracted 10 kilograms of bees during his attempt. Photo: Ozkan Bilgin / Anadolu Agency / Getty

18) Teddy Bonnet poses prior to the competition during the French 2019 Beards Championship in Paris. Photo: REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

19) Attorney General William Barr surprises the audience by playing his bagpipes along with members of the NYPD Pipes and Drums at the beginning of the U.S. Attorneys’ National Conference at the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., on June 26, 2019. Photo: Andrew Harnik / AP

20) Japanese grandmothers perform hip-hop and dance to welcome G20 leaders summit in Osaka. Photo: Reuters

21) A boy looks up at the art work called ‘Tornado by plastic waste’ by artists from the social group To He, at the show ‘Plastics Planet’ in Hanoi, Vietnam.  Photo: Nhac NGUYEN

22) A reveler is covered in wine as people take part in a wine battle, in the small village of Haro, northern Spain, Saturday, June 29, 2019. Hundreds of revelers participate in this famous summer battle throwing thousands of liters of red wine over each other. (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos)

23) Brian Vance, a catcher for the Kenosha Kingfish, shows off his flexibility as he does a dance-off to “Watch Me” by Silento. His dancing, which he does during  games when he is not playing, started when a video of him dancing in the bullpen during a game, re-creating Beyonce’s “Single Ladies.” went viral. Now the team has him do a dance-off with a fan between innings. Photos: Michael Sears/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

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