Photos of the Week (09/22/19)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Willie Nelson thanks longtime Farm Aid executive director Carolyn Mugar during a news conference Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, at Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, Wis. This is the second time Farm Aid has been held in Wisconsin in the 34-year-old nonprofit’s history. The concert was held in Wisconsin to bring a focus to the disaster facing family dairy farms in the state, where more than 1,000 have shut down since 2018. Photo: Mark Hoffman/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

2) Tanya Tucker performs at Farm Aid Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, at Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, Wis. It was Tucker’s first appearance at Farm Aid since 1985 – the first Farm Aid concert. Photo: Mark Hoffman/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

3) Bonnie Raitt performs at Farm Aid Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, at Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, Wis. Photo: Mark Hoffman/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

4) John Mellencamp performs at Farm Aid Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 at Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, Wis. Mellencamp founded Farm Aid with Willie Nelson and Neil Young in 1985. Photo:  Mark Hoffman/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

5) Neil Young plays piano while Lukas Nelson plays guitar at the opening of Young’s set at Farm Aid Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, at Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, Wis. Young co-founded Farm Aid in 1985 with fellow singer-songwriters (and music legends) Willie Nelson and John Mellencamp. Photo: Mark Hoffman/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

6) The crowd at Farm Aid 2019 gets into the music of Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, at Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, Wis. It was the second time Farm Aid came to Wisconsin in the 34-year-old nonprofit’s history. The event came to help put a focus on the crisis facing dairy farms in Wisconsin. Photo: Mark Hoffman/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

7) Leah Vukmir, a former state senator who lost her bid for U.S. Senate last year, tweeted a photo of herself at a shooting range aiming a rifle and wearing a National Rifle Association hat in response to Gov. Tony Evers’ comment that he would consider legislation for a mandatory gun buyback. (Photo: Screenshot)

8) Remains of the missiles which Saudi government says were used to attack an Aramco oil facility, are displayed during a news conference in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Photo: REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed

9) President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, arrives to testify before the House Judiciary Committee as part of a congressional investigation of the Trump presidency on September 17, 2019 in Washington, DC. Photo: OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP/Getty Images)

10) Felicity Huffman leaves federal court after she was sentenced to 14 days in prison following a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal, on Friday, September 13, in Boston. The “Desperate Housewives” actress also will have to serve a year of probation, perform 250 hours of community service and pay a $30,000 fine.  Photo: Reuters

11) In Bowling Green, striking plant workers cheer outside the General Motor assembly plant. More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday as contract talks with the company deteriorated into a strike. Photograph: Bryan Woolston/AP

12) People practice yoga at the Rio Grande at the border between Mexico and U.S with the purpose of sending a signal to change the international perspective of the border, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. Photo: REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez.

13) A girl celebrating her quinceañera (15th birthday) stands for her portrait to be taken near the U.S.-Mexico border fence in Playas de Tijuana on September 14, 2019, in Baja California state, Mexico. Playas de Tijuana is one of the favorite spots for quinceañeras and newlyweds to have their portrait taken. Photo: Guillermo Arias / AFP / Getty

14) Crews work to put out a fire on the field from pregame pyrotechnics before a game between the Tennessee Titans and Indianapolis Colts in Nashville. Photo: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

15) Geese take flight in front of the Jefferson Memorial as guns are fired during an official arrival ceremony for Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison by U.S. President Donald Trump on the South Lawn of the White House. Photo: Reuters

16) Money is seen in President Donald Trump’s back pocket as he boards Air Force One at Moffett Federal Airfield in Mountain View, California, September 17, 2019. Photo: REUTERS/Tom Brenner

17) First Lady Melania Trump greets fourth-graders during a ribbon cutting and ceremonial ride to the top, to celebrate the re-opening of the Washington Monument, after a 37-month closure to modernize the elevator control system and construct a new security screening facility, in Washington. Photo: REUTERS/Al Drago

18) A tourist takes a selfie photograph in an area forbidden to walking, overlooking the waterfalls in Gullfoss, Iceland. Photo: REUTERS/Chris Helgren

19) In Groesbeek, Netherlands, parachutists jump from a plane as part of commemorations marking the 75th anniversary of Operation Market Garden, an ultimately unsuccessful air and land offensive that allied leaders hoped would bring a swift end to the second world war by capturing key Dutch bridges and opening a path to Berlin. Photograph: Peter de Jong/AP

20) In Bangalore, India, about 250 artists have painted murals on walls to spread awareness about suicide prevention and mental health. Photograph: Jagadeesh Nv/EPA

21) The SeaBubbles water taxi glides above the surface of the Seine River in Paris in front of Notre-Dame during a test. The electric vessel gives the impression of flying over the water, and could be put into use a water taxi in several cities from next spring. Photo:  Chesnot/Getty Images. Here’s another view. Photo: AFP

22) A 16 ft sculpture of a pair of lungs has been unveiled by E.ON near City Hall in London to raise awareness of air pollution. Photograph: PinPep/Rex/Shutterstock

23) In Yorkshire, UK, farmer Tom Hoggard harvests pumpkins at Howe Bridge farm before Halloween. The family-run farm is expected to harvest thousands of pumpkins in the coming weeks. Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA

24) Macca, a rescued baby seal, at the Blue Reef centre in Tynemouth in the UK.  The pup was found drowning on the Northumberland coast after it became separated from its mother. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA

25) A parrot perches on the arm of the Netherland’s Queen Maxima during a visit to Drenthe Province. Photograph: Patrick van Katwijk/Getty Images

26) In Beijing, the Mascot of the 2022 Olympic Winter Games, Bing Dwen Dwen, is seen unveiled during a launching ceremony at Shougang Ice Hockey Arena. Photograph: Xinyu Cui/Getty Images

27) First Lady Melania Trump greeted Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife, Jennifer Morrison, at the White House on Friday for a state dinner in shades of cool blues — a nod to the island nation’s aquatic lifestyle. For the daytime, Mrs. Trump welcomed the Morrisons in an icy blue crepe knit dress by Scanlan Theodore, the Aussie brand founded in Melbourne in 1987. The dress features billowing cocoon-like sleeves, a cinched belt and v-neck cutout, retailing for about $800. Photos: AP/Getty Images

28) Then at Friday night’s glamorous state dinner held under the stars in the White House Rose Garden Melania wore a J. Mendel aqua silk chiffon gown, with inserted pleats and bias cut waves, that cost around $6,000. Photo: AP

29) Jennifer Lopez presents a creation from Versace at Milan Fashion Week.  Photo: REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo

30) Bjorn Ulvaeus makes a cameo appearance in one of his original Abba costumes from 1977 at the opening night of Mamma Mia! The Party at the O2 in London on 19 September. Photo: David M. Benett/Getty

31) The first keg has been tapped, and the beer has started flowing as the 186th Oktoberfest began Saturday in the German city of Munich. Photos: AP and AFP/Getty Images

32) An optical illusion is created as a man walks past street art in New York. Photo: Justin Lane/EPA

33) A new fence mural painted by local Green Bay artists Zane Statz and Spencer Young honors Bart Starr Sunday, September 15, 2019, on Lombardi Avenue across from Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. Photo: Joshua Clark, Joshua Clark/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wis

34) Tim Johnson, of Akron, Iowa, lights a Minnesota Vikings jersey ablaze before the home opener against the Vikings Sunday, September 15, 2019, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. Joshua Clark/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wis.  Photo: Joshua Clark, Joshua Clark/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin

35) Tessa and Joey Neigum, of Madison, dance to “Roll out the Barrel” at the start of the 4th quarter during a football game between the Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings Sunday, September 15, 2019, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis.  Photo: Joshua Clark/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wis

36) Cherry Starr and former Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre walk out of the tunnel together before the home opener against the Minnesota Vikings Sunday, September 15, 2019, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. Photo: Joshua Clark/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin

37) NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell presents a Green Bay Packers helmet to Cherry Starr at a halftime ceremony honoring her late husband Bart Starr Sunday, September 15, 2019, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. PHOTO by Joshua Clark/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin

38) Roger Goodell and Brett Favre during halftime of the Green Bay vs. Minnesota football game Sunday, September 15, 2019, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. Photo: Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-WISCONSIN

39) Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones crosses the goal line in the second quarter against Minnesota Vikings their football game Sunday, September 15, 2019, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. The Packers won, 21-16. Photo: Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin

40) Green Bay Packers running back Jamaal Williams celebrates scoring a touchdown in the first quarter during their football game Sunday, September 15, 2019, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis.  Photo: Dan Powers/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin

41) Wisconsin quarterback Jack Coan scores on a 24-yard run in the second quarter of the Badgers’ 35-14 win over the Michigan Wolverines in their Big Ten opener Saturday at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison. Photo:

42) Despite playing limited minutes, Wisconsin running back Jonathan Taylor ran for 203 yards and two touchdowns Saturday in the Badgers’ 35-14 win over the Michigan Wolverines at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison. Photo:

 

 

 

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