Photos of the Week (09/08/19)


A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Strong winds from Hurricane Dorian blow the tops of trees and brush while whisking up water from the surface of a canal that leads to the sea, located behind the brush at top, as seen from the balcony of a hotel in Freeport on Monday.  Photograph: Ramón Espinosa/AP

2) A woman seeks cover from wind, blowing sand, and rain whipped up by Hurricane Dorian as she walks on the beach on September 2, 2019, in Cocoa Beach, Florida. Photo: Scott Olson / Getty Images

3) Julia Aylen wades through waist-deep water carrying her pet dog as she is rescued from her flooded home during Hurricane Dorian in Freeport, Bahamas,  last Tuesday. Photograph: Tim Aylen/AP

4) Female inmates from Brevard County Jail in Florida fill sandbags in preparation for incoming Hurricane Dorian. Photograph: Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

5) Tricia Cheshire, a resident of Amelia Island sunbathes for the last few minutes before storms hit the coast before Hurricane Dorian in Jacksonville, Florida, September 1, 2019. Photo:  REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

6) In Great Abaco Island, Bahamas, a drone image showing the scale of destruction wrought by Hurricane Dorian. Photograph: Photo Paul Halliwell/AFP/Getty Images

7) President Donald Trump holds a chart showing the original projected track of Hurricane Dorian that appears to have been extended with a black line to include parts of the Florida panhandle and of the state of Alabama during a status report meeting on the hurricane in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, September 4.  Photo: REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

8) A swimmer watches the waves during high tide as Hurricane Dorian nears the Florida coast. Photograph: Scott Olson/Getty Images

9) People recover items from a beached boat after Hurricane Dorian passed over Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco, on September 5, 2019. Photo: Brendan Smialowski / AFP / Getty

10) Deputies fight before a session to present the general policy of the appointed Prime Minister Fritz William Michel at the Parliament in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sept. 3, 2019. Photo: Reuters

11) Yemeni children attend class on the first day of the new academic year in the city of Taez on Sept. 3. The school was damaged last year in an air strike during fighting between the Saudi-backed government forces and the Huthi rebels. Photo: Getty Images

12) Dave Acosta, founder of Fight Back, holds a dummy handgun as he talks to teachers from the Freedom Preparatory Academy in Provo, Utah, about how to react and fight back during an active shooter event Sept. 4. Photo: Getty Images

13) In Minsk, Belarus, a girl prepares for a welcoming ceremony on the first day of school. The start of the new academic year in Belarus is called the day of knowledge. Photograph: Tatyana Zenkovich/EPA

14) In Vladivostok, Russia, a swallow feeds its young next to a video surveillance camera at the Far Eastern Federal University. Photograph: Alexander Ryumin/Tass

15) A plainclothes police officer is knocked backwards as Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson (right) tries to steer a bull during a visit to Darnford Farm in Banchory, near Aberdeen, Scotland, on September 6, 2019. Photo: Andrew Milligan / AFP / Getty

16) A fan is tackled by an usher after running on the field during the fifth inning of a game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Cincinnati Reds at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri September 1. Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

17) Christian Yelich is congratulated by Ryan Braun after his game-winning double Saturday night gave the Brewers a 3-2 win over the Chicago Cubs at Miller park. Photo: Aaron Gash, AP

18) Wisconsin running back Jonathan Taylor scores a touchdown during the first quarter of their game Saturday, September 7, 2019 at Camp Randall in Madison, Wis. Wisconsin beat Central Michigan 61-0. Photo: Mark Hoffman, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

19) Green Bay Packers tight end Jimmy Graham leaps over a defender Thursday night as the Pack took on Chicago at Soldier field. Graham would score the only TD of the game. Photo: Journal Sentinel.

20) Green Bay Packers strong safety Adrian Amos (31) intercepts a pass intended for Chicago Bears wide receiver Allen Robinson (12) during the 4th quarter of the Green Bay Packers Chicago Bears football game at Soldier Field in Chicago on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. Photo by Mike De Sisti/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

21) Green Bay Packers strong safety Adrian Amos (31) celebrates his interception late in the fourth quarter with cornerback Kevin King (20) against the Chicago Bears Thursday, September 5, 2019, at Soldier Field in Chicago, Ill. The Packers won, 10-3. Photo: Dan Powers/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin

22) Defending Champion Matt Fitzpatrick of England plays a shot on his knees and behind a fence on the sixth hole during day two of the Omega European Masters at Crans Montana Golf Club on August 30, 2019, in Crans-Montana, Switzerland. Photo: Stuart Franklin / Getty

23) A competitor stands onstage during the annual “Beard and Mustache Battle,” which raises money for charity, at the Resident Bar in Los Angeles, California, on August 31, 2019. More than 100 competitors took part, competing in 10 different categories. Photo: Mark Ralston / AFP / Getty


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