Photos of the Week (10/20/19)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) After President Trump tweeted this photo from a meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 16., 2019, with congressional Democrats, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi made it her cover photo on social media accounts.  The president tweeted, “Nervous Nancy’s unhinged meltdown!”

2) A man at Trump rally wears a jacket depicting a wall. Construction of a 30ft-high section of the president’s border barrier has begun in the Organ Pipe Cactus national monument in southern Arizona, a federally protected wilderness area and Unesco-recognized international biosphere reserve. Photograph: Andrew Harnik/AP

3) U.S. President Donald Trump holds a purse as Louis Vuitton’s CEO Michael Burke and Chairman and CEO of Luxury goods group LVMH Bernard Arnault look on during a visit to the Louis Vuitton Rochambeau Ranch leather workshop in Keene, Texas. Photo: REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

4) The House Committee on Oversight and Reform room displays a memorial for deceased committee Chairman Rep. Elijah Cummings on Capitol Hill, in Washington. Photo: REUTERS/Tom Brenner

5) Teachers and support staff at Steven Tyng Mather School in Chicago, strike with cars honking in support as Chicago Public Schools teachers officially began a strike on Thursday after failing to reach a new contract deal with the city. About 300,000 CPS students and their families are affected by the strike, as well as about 25,000 teachers in Chicago, Ill., Oct. 17, 2019  Rick Wood, USA TODAY NETWORK/MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL

6) Students affected by the Chicago Public Schools work stoppage sit at tables at the McCormick YMCA of Metro on the first day of strike by the Chicago Teachers Union. Photo: Kamil Krzaczynski, AFP via Getty Images

7) An employee clears shattered glass after anti-government protesters vandalized a restaurant during a demonstration at New Town Plaza shopping mall in Hong Kong, China. Photo: Reuters

8) Luceyn Kifretune and her brother Omer were injured after a barrel bomb fired by the Assad regime struck their home in Saraqib district, north-west Syria. Their father, mother, aunt and brother were killed in the attack and the children are now being schooled and cared for in Turkey. Photograph: Cem Genco/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

9) NASA astronauts Jessica Meir, left, and Christina Koch inside the Quest airlock, preparing the spacesuits and tools they will use on their first spacewalk to replace a failed power controller. Photograph: NASA/EPA

10) The first all-female spacewalk took place last week. Astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir planned to venture outside the International Space Station for a 6.5 hour spacewalk for station maintenance. Photo: NASA

11) Astronaut Kate Rubins, the first person to sequence DNA in space,  has spent her career studying dangerous pathogens on Earth and advancing science on the International Space Station.  Photo: NASA

12) The moon rises behind One World Trade Center on a clear night in the lower Manhattan neighborhood of New York, as seen from Green Brook Township, New Jersey, Oct. 15, 2019. Photo: AP

13) Britain’s Queen Elizabeth and Charles, the Prince of Wales proceed through the Royal Gallery before the Queen’s Speech during the State Opening of Parliament at the Palace of Westminster in London. Photo: Reuters

14) Simone Biles of the U.S. celebrates with her five gold medals, breaking the World Championships medals record at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, Germany. Photo: REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

15) Illinois place kicker James McCourt kicks the game-winning field goal during the fourth quarter as time expired Saturday as the Illini beat Wisconsin, 24-23. Photo: Mark Hoffman, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

16) Illinois place kicker James McCourt is hoisted by his teammates after kicking the game-winning field goal in the fourth quarter as time expired. Photo: Mark Hoffman, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

17) Illinois  stuns No. 6 Wisconsin with a 24-23 homecoming win on Saturday, October 19,2019 at Memorial Stadium in Champaign. After the upset, fans stormed the field. Photo: Scott Richey, the News-Gazette

18) A four-metre long king cobra is pulled from a sewer in southern Thailand. Photograph: Krabi Pitakpracha Foundation/Getty Images

19) Hailing from the Chinese province of Qinghai, Yongqing Bao has won the prestigious wildlife photographer of the year 2019 title for his image The Moment, which frames the standoff between a Tibetan fox and a marmot. A powerful frame of both humor and horror, it captures the drama and intensity of nature. The images are now on display at the Natural History Museum in London before touring internationally.

20) In Lembang, Indonesia, residents of Cikareumbi village take part in the tomato war event, a tradition of getting rid of rotten tomatoes after low valued yields. All tomatoes thrown as ‘bullets’ are collected again to be used as compost and vegetable fertilizers. Photograph: Algi Febri Sugita/SOPA Images/Rex/Shutterstock

21) A woman was removed from a cruise ship and banned for life by the cruise company after she climbed onto her room’s balcony railing to pose for a dangerous photo shoot over the ocean. The incident happened on board the Royal Caribbean ship Allure of the Seas as it was approaching Labadee, Haiti last week. The unnamed woman was spotted by a fellow passenger, Peter Blosic, who alerted the crew. Blosic later posted a picture of the woman wearing a blue bathing suit with hands over her head on social media.

 

Best Photos of the Week (10/06/19)

Supporters react as President Donald Trump walks from Marine One to the White House in Washington, October 3. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Brandt Jean hugs former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger after she was sentenced to 10 years in prison for murdering his older brother Botham Jean, in Dallas, Texas, October 2, 2019. “I forgive you, and I know if you go to God and ask him, he will forgive you. I’m speaking for myself, not my family, but I love you just like anyone else,” Brandt Jean told Guyger. The two then embraced for about a minute. Photo: Tom Fox/Pool via REUTERS

2) French soldiers stand guard near Paris prefecture de police (police headquarters) on Oct. 3, 2019 after four officers were killed in a knife attack. A man wielding a knife stabbed and killed four officers in the heart of central Paris before being shot dead.  Photo: BERTRAND GUAY, AFP via Getty Images

3) Kai Spande, manager of the General Motors assembly plant, drives his 2020 Chevrolet Corvette past striking auto workers outside the plant during the United Auto Workers (UAW) national strike in Bowling Green, Kentucky. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

4) In the West Bank a Palestinian child stands on the rubble of a building demolished by Israeli bulldozers. Photograph: Abed Al Hashlamoun/EPA

5) An activist from the Free the Louvre collective participates in a performance at the Louvre in Paris. About 20 activists plunged their hands into a sticky black material resembling oil, smearing it on the windows of the Louvre Pyramid to show the alleged links between the largest museum in the world and giant oil companies. Photo: Sameer Al-Doumy / AFP / Getty

6) Photo released by the Colombian Navy shows the rescue of three men after a shipwreck of a boat which transported 1.2 tons cocaine. The men survived by floating on cocaine bags. Photograph: HO/AFP/Getty Images

7) In Chennai, India, students dress up as Mahatma Gandhi during a school event to mark Gandhi’s 150th birthday. Photograph: Arun Sankar/AFP/Getty Images

8) Militia members march in formation past Tiananmen Square during the military parade marking the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, on its National Day, in Beijing on October 1, 2019. Photo: Thomas Peter / Reuters

9) The Eiffel Tower illuminated in pink to mark the start of “Octobre Rose” (Pink October) or Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Photograph: Stéphane de Sakutin/AFP/Getty Images

10) A woman poses in a kaleidoscope during a press preview of the interactive “Tricked!: The Spectacular Illusion Exhibition” at Augustusburg Castle in Augustusburg, Germany, on October 1, 2019. Photo: Jens Meyer / AP

11) A serviceman in the Ukrainian special-operation forces poses for a picture ahead of a cybergames tournament, part of a consumer-electronics exhibition, in Kiev, Ukraine, on September 28, 2019. Photo: Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters

12) A worker in period costume stands behind a reception desk in the main lobby of the TWA Hotel which is housed inside the former 1962 TWA Flight Center terminal which was designed by architect Eero Saarinen at JFK international airport. Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters

13) A priest sprinkles holy water on a dog as a part of a religious blessing ceremony to honor Saint Francis of Assisi at the Saint Joan the Evangelist Church in the municipality of Escobedo, Mexico October 3. Photo: REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

14) Lowell Cafe opened in west Hollywood, the first restaurant in the US where weed can be openly consumed.  The food served will not be infused with cannabis. Diners will be offered the services of a ‘flower host’ who will advise how to pair different strains of marijuana with menu items. Photographs: Étienne Laurent/EPA and Frederic J Brown/AFP/Getty Images

15) Milwaukee Brewers Yasmani Grandal hits a two-run home run during the first inning of a National League wild card baseball game against the Washington Nationals. Photo: Andrew Harnik, AP

16) Yasmani Grandal of the Milwaukee Brewers celebrates after hitting a two-run home run in the first inning of the NL wild-card game Tuesday night. Photo: Rob Carr, Getty Images

17) Brewers first baseman Eric Thames watches his solo home run during the second inning Tuesday night in the NL wild-card game. Photo: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

18) Nationals left fielder Juan Soto watches his three-run single Tuesday night that gives the Nationals the lead in the NL wild-card game. Photo: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

19) Anthony Rendon comes across the plate  with the the go-ahead run on Juan Soto’s three-run single. Rendon scored after Trent Grisham let the ball get past him in right field. Photo: Andrew Harnik, AP

20) Orlando Arcia is dejected in the dugout after fouling out in the ninth inning of the NL wild-card game. The Brewers lost a 3-1 lead in the eighth inning as the Nationals won, 4-3. Photo: Rob Carr, Getty Images

21) Wisconsin Badgers running back Jonathan Taylor scores his second touchdown of the afternoon during the Wisconsin vs. Kent State football game at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, WI, Saturday, October 5, 2019. Taylor ended up with 5 TDs as the Badgers won, 48-0. Photo: RICK WOOD/MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL

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Best Photos of the Week (09/29/19)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) announces the House of Representatives will launch a formal inquiry into the impeachment of U.S. President Donald Trump following a closed House Democratic caucus meeting.  Photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

2) President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky meet in New York on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly, Sept. 25. Photo: Saul Loeb / AFP / Getty Images

3) Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg watches as the US president, Donald Trump, enters the United Nations to speak with reporters. Sweet little thing isn’t she? Photograph: Andrew Hofstetter/Reuters

4) A protester takes part in the global climate strike, near the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment in Bangkok, Thailand. The protest called for “an end to the age of fossil fuels, and climate justice for everyone.”  Photo: Getty Images

5) Activists for animal rights group Peta douse themselves with a black liquid in front of the Eiffel Tower during a protest against the use of leather in the fashion industry. Photograph: Stéphane de Sakutin/AFP/Getty Images

6) In Capetown, Archbishop Desmond Tutu kisses Archie Mountbatten-Windsor on the head during a royal tour by the Duke and Duchess of Sussex to the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation. Photograph: Toby Melville/Getty Images

7) A baby, handed to Pope Francis for a blessing, grabs onto the pope’s cross as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter’s Square, at the Vatican, on Sept. 25, 2019. AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia

8) Water Scarcity by Dharshie Wissah, Kakamega, Kenya. Water, equality and sustainability prize: A young boy drinks dirty water due to lack of water points in the area caused by deforestation. Lack of clean water greatly increases the risk of diarrhoeal diseases such as cholera, typhoid fever and dysentery, and other water-borne tropical diseases. Photograph: Dharshie Wissah/2019 Ciwem environmental photographer of the year

9) Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, dance during a visit to the “Justice Desk,” an NGO in the township of Nyanga in Cape Town, as they begin their tour of the region. Photo: AFP

10) Breeders hold Chinese flags and panda cubs born in 2019 as they pose for pictures during an event marking the upcoming 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China at Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Chengdu, Sichuan province. Photo: Reuters

11) Bathers cover themselves in sulfurous mud on the volcanic island of Vulcano in the Tyrrhenian Sea, north of Sicily, Italy. Photo: Valery Hache / AFP – Getty Images

12) Children play on a cell phone at a market in New Delhi, India. Photo: AFP

13) Sheep herders create a “lamb jam” as they move their flock down Gunnison County Road 12 below Kebler Pass toward Paonia, Colo., on Sept. 25. Photo:  Christian Murdock / The Gazette via AP

14) Model Daisy-May Demetre presents a creation by designer Eni Hegedus-Buiron for luxury children’s wear label Lulu et Gigi during Paris Fashion Week in Paris, France, September 27, 2019. Nine-year-old Demetre, whose legs were amputated due to a birth defect, became the first double amputee to walk the runway in Paris Fashion Week, when she modeled for Lulu et Gigi inside the Eiffel Tower. Photo: REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

15) Daisy-May Demetre gets her hair done a day before the show. She told Reuters Television she loves putting pretty clothes on and posing for the camera. “I get my hair done, then I get my makeup done and then I put my dress on, and my legs, and I get on the catwalk. Sometimes I do not even feel different,” she said. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

16) Skateboarder Sky Brown trains to become Britain’s youngest Olympian at a skatepark in Huntington Beach, California, September 20, 2019. Brown, the 11-year-old skateboarding prodigy who is poised to become Britain’s youngest ever Olympian at the 2020 Tokyo Games, has already amassed an enviable resume. Pro skater, surfing phenom, Dancing with the Stars juniors champion and determined philanthropist, Brown is transforming ideas about what the next generation is capable of. Photos: REUTERS/Mike Blake

17) A Bat-Signal is projected onto a building at night as Batman fans celebrate the 80th anniversary of the first appearance of the DC Comics superhero, in Mexico City. Photo: REUTERS/Henry Romero

18) Bob Uecker celebrates in the clubhouse after the Brewers clinched a playoff berth. Photo: David Kohl-USA TODAY Sports

19) On fourth down and one Green Bay Packers tight end Jimmy Graham drops a pass to the back of the end zone against the Philadelphia Eagles in the fourth quarter Thursday, September 26, 2019, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. Green Bay lost 34-27. Photo: Dan Powers/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wis

20) Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers reacts after throwing an interception in the end zone during the waning moments of the fourth quarter of their game Thursday, September 26, 2019 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. The Philadelphia Eagles beat the Green Bay Packers 34-27. Photo: Mark Hoffman/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

21) Wisconsin defensive end Matt Henningsen recovers a fumble by Northwestern quarterback Hunter Johnson in the end zone for a touchdown during the third quarter Saturday in Madison. Wisconsin won, 24-15. Photo: Mark Hoffman, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

22) Wisconsin’s Noah Burks intercepts a pass and runs 68 yards for a touchdown in the fourth quarter. Photos: Doug Raflik, for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

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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:

 

 

 

The Best Photos of the Week (09/15/19)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) The U.S. flag is unfurled at sunrise as part of the 18th annual September 11 observance ceremony at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia. Photo: REUTERS/Al Drago

2) The annual Tribute in Light illuminates the skyline of lower Manhattan behind the Statue of Liberty on the eve of the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, as seen from Bayonne, New Jersey. Photograph: Gary Hershorn/Getty Images

3) Alexandra Hamatie, whose cousin Robert Horohoe was killed during the attacks, pauses at the National September 11 Memorial during a morning commemoration ceremony in New York on Sept. 11. Photo: Spencer Platt / Getty Images

4) An American flag is seen left in the engraved names of 9/11 victims at the edge of the north reflecting pool at the 9/11 Memorial in Manhattan, New York, during ceremonies marking the 18th anniversary of terrorist attacks. Photo: Reuters

5) People visit the Pepperdine Wave of Flags display at Pepperdine University in Malibu, California, Sept. 10, 2019, remembering those who died in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks with 2,977 flags. Photo: AFP

6) A child’s bicycle is seen in a destroyed neighborhood in the wake of Hurricane Dorian in Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco, Bahamas. Photo: REUTERS/Loren Elliott

7) Synobia Reckley holds up the dress her niece wore as a flower girl at her wedding, as she goes through the rubble of her home destroyed a week ago by Hurricane Dorian in Rocky Creek East End, Bahamas, on Sept. 8. Photo: AP

8) Immigration protesters run onto the stage in front of the Democratic presidential candidates, interrupting the 2020 Democratic U.S. presidential debate in Houston, Texas. Photo: REUTERS/Mike Blake

9) Supporters of Donald Trump attend a campaign rally in North Carolina. Photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

10) Protesters react as the motorcade carrying U.S. President Donald Trump arrives in Baltimore, Maryland. Classy. Photo: REUTERS/Leah Millis

11) White House adviser Ivanka Trump dances with a woman in a courtyard after holding a woman’s economic empowerment event in Asuncion, Paraguay. Photo: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

12) A scientist holds two golden frogs at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Gamboa. Experts are freezing sperm from the creatures in an effort to prevent their extinction by the deadly Chytrid fungus. Photograph: Bienvenido Velasco/EPA

13) A turtle died after becoming attached to a washed-up beach chair in Alabama’s Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge by a length of rope. The Kemp’s Ridley is not only one of the smallest sea turtles at just 65cm long it is also the most endangered. Despite protection of its limited nesting sites along the western coast of the Gulf of Mexico and a requirement for trawlers to use turtle-excluders, it is still under threat. The Natural History Museum in the UK has released a selection of highly commended photographs from a range of categories. This photo is entered in the Wildlife Photojournalism category. Photograph: Matthew Ware

14) A Mercedes 300 SL Gullwing Roadster made of teak wood is seen at the IAA Auto Show in Frankfurt, Germany. Photo: AP

15) Newlywed couples kiss during a mass wedding in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, September 9, 2019. A mass wedding ceremony was held for 99 couples on the ninth day of the ninth month, considered an auspicious date, at a Chinese temple in the city. Photo: REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng

16) Children play under a lantern installation before the mid-autumn festival at a shopping mall in Kuala Lumpur. Photograph: Mohd Rasfan/AFP/Getty Images

17) A ground squirrel appears to take a deep whiff of a flower in Vienna. Dick van Duijn, an amateur photographer took the trek especially for pictures of the ground squirrels and after almost 500 shots, captured this moment. “Afterwards, he ate the flower,” he said. Photo:  Dick van Duijn

18) A finalist in the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards. That’s an otter BTW. Photo: Harry M. Walker. And another. Photo: Vicki Jauron

19) A model presents a creation during the Pam Hogg catwalk show during London Fashion Week in London, Britain, September 13, 2019. Photo: REUTERS/ Henry Nicholls

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Photos of the Week (09/08/19)

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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

AND FINALLY…

Photos of the Week (09/01/19)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Storm clouds gather as Tropical Storm Dorian moves toward St. Michael Parish, Barbados, Monday, Aug. 26, 2019. Much of the eastern Caribbean island of Barbados shut down on Monday as Dorian approached the region and gathered strength. Photo: Chris Brandis, AP

2) Jorge Ortiz works to tie down his roof as he prepares for the arrival of Tropical Storm Dorian, in the Martín Peña neighborhood of San Juan, Puerto Rico, Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019. The 50-year-old construction worker was taking no chances as Dorian approached Puerto Rico on Tuesday. Photo: Gianfranco Gaglione, AP

3) People walk to their boat through a flooded parking lot at the Haulover Marine Center before the arrival of Hurricane Dorian on Aug. 30, 2019 in Miami Beach, Fla.  Photo:  Joe Raedle, Getty Images

4) A surfer surveys the water as Tropical Storm Dorian approaches in Patillas, Puerto Rico August 28. Photo: REUTERS/Ricardo Arduengo

5) Shoppers wait in line for a Sam’s Club store to open before sunrise, as people rushed to buy supplies ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Kissimmee, Florida, August 30. Photo: REUTERS/Gregg Newton

6) Store shelves are empty of bottled water as locals buy supplies in preparation for Hurricane Dorian, in Doral, Florida. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Dorian could hit the Florida coast over the weekend as a major hurricane. Photo: AP

7) Local residents fill sandbags to protect their homes ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Kissimmee, Florida, August 30, 2019. Photo: REUTERS/Gregg Newton

8) Local residents stock up on supplies to protect their homes from a Home Depot store to prepare for the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Kissimmee, Florida, August 30. Photo: REUTERS/Gregg Newton

9) A couple walks past shuttered store fronts on Ocean Drive in Vero Beach, Florida as Hurricane Dorian approaches the Florida coast on August 31, 2019. (Photo: ADAM DELGIUDICE, AFP/Getty Images)

10) Pinnacle Charter School high school student Zoe Marie Musser (R) practices taking down a shooter during training for an active shooter situation in a school in Thornton, Colorado, August 28, 2019. Photo: REUTERS/Rick Wilking

11) Fifth grade students move the teacher’s desk to blockade the classroom entrance door. Photo: REUTERS/Rick Wilking

12) Joe Emery, TAC*ONE trainer and former Las Vegas police department sergeant, leads kindergarten students in evacuation training. Photo: REUTERS/Rick Wilking

13) A girl (L) reacts as Joe Emery, TAC*ONE trainer and former Las Vegas police department sergeant, tells third grade students about a shooter’s intent. Photo: REUTERS/Rick Wilking

14) Gloria Allred, representing alleged victims of Jeffrey Epstein, leaves with Teala Davies and an unidentified woman and baby after the hearing in the criminal case against Epstein, who died this month in what a New York City medical examiner ruled a suicide, at Federal Court in New York, August 27. Photo: REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

15) In Sorriso, Brazil, a firefighter stands in front of a fire in the Amazon basin in the Sorriso municipality. Photograph: Mayke Toscano/AFP/Getty Images

16) First Lady Melania Trump kisses Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau next to President Donald Trump during the family photo with invited guests at the G7 summit in Biarritz, France, August 25. The press overreacted. Photo: REUTERS/Carlos Barria

17) People walk past decaying busts of former U.S. presidents near the mulching facility where they now reside in Williamsburg, Virginia, on August 25, 2019. Howard Hankins rescued the giant busts from the closed Presidents Park in Colonial Williamsburg when he was commissioned to destroy them. Photo: Brendan Smialowski / AFP / Getty

18) Palestinian amputee football players celebrate a goal during a league match for amputees in the Gaza strip. For the first time in Gaza, a league for amputees has been organised under the auspices of the Red Cross. Photograph: Mohammed Saber/EPA

19) Andres Uran and Estefania Arango, from Colombia, compete in the Stage category final at the annual Tango Dance World Championship in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on August 21, 2019. Photo: Natacha Pisarenko / AP

20) A competitor swims in the World Bog Snorkelling Championships in Llanwrtyd Wells, Powys, Wales, on August 25, 2019. Photo: Rebecca Naden / Reuters

21) A reveler lies in tomato pulp during the annual La Tomatina tomato food fight festival in Bunol, near Valencia, Spain, on August 28, 2019. Photo: Heino Kalis / Reuters. One more from AFP.

22) An armadillo, which has been blinded by the heat from a fire, according to veterinarian Jerjes Suarez, walks on the grounds of the Guarani Nation Ecological Conservation Area Nembi Guasu in the Charagua region, an area where wildfires have destroyed acres of forest, in Bolivia, on August 26, 2019. Photo: David Mercado / Reuters

23) A zookeeper hugs a lion cub named Pusat, who was rejected by his mother after his birth, at the Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality Zoo in Kayseri, Turkey, on August 23, 2019. Photo: Sercan Kucuksahin / Anadolu Agency via Getty

24) A butterfly sits on a tree in Los Angeles, California, on August 24, 2019.  Photo: Lucy Nicholson / Reuters

25) A calf is stuck in mud due to drought conditions in the Lake Ngami region near Maun, Botswana, on on August 29, 2019. Photo: Monirul Bhuiyan / AFP / Getty

26) A Meerkat sits on a scale to be weighed during the London Zoo’s annual weigh-in, on August 22, 2019. Home to more than 650 different species, zookeepers regularly record the heights and weights of all the creatures at ZSL London Zoo as a key way of monitoring the residents’ overall wellbeing.  Photo: Kirsty Wigglesworth / AP

27) One of about 300 hundred sheep leaps from a truck for this weekend’s annual Soldier Hollow Classic Sheepdog Championship in Midway, Utah, on August 28, 2019. Handlers will send their dogs to herd sheep, via command, from a hilltop downward, through gates, and eventually into a corral in front of the stands. Photo: Rick Bowmer / AP

28) The Rolling Stones performed Friday at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami. Photo: Miami Herald

29) Eric Singer, Paul Stanley and Tommy Thayer of Kiss perform at the Riverbend Music Center in Cincinnati. Photograph: Amy Harris/Invision/AP

30) And people pay money to see her? Lizzo performs onstage during the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards at Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, on August 26, 2019. Photo: Mike Coppola / Getty for MTV

31) People sit in bathtubs while listening to Czech opera singer Eva Kyvalova performing parts of Mozart’s Don Giovanni on the rooftop of Lucerna building in Prague, Czech Republic. I’d actually do this before I’d see Lizzo, and I’m no opera fan. Photo: AP

32) A woman named Elena takes a picture with the official Oktoberfest 2019 beer mugs in Munich, Germany. Photo:  AP

Photos of the Week (08/25/19)

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A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday morning.

1) A young boy dressed in the stars and stripes listens to U.S. President Donald Trump speak at the AMVETS American Veterans convention in Louisville. Photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

2) Republican U.S. Representative Steve King holds a Town Hall at the Grundy Center Community Center in Grundy Center, Iowa, August 17. Photo: REUTERS/Brenna Norman

3) White House senior adviser Kellyanne Conway gets a microphone affixed to her dress before giving an interview to Fox News at the White House. Photo: REUTERS/Leah Millis

4) The Air Force Thunderbirds sit on the tarmac as explosions go off during the 2019 Sioux Falls Airshow in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Photo: Courtesy U.S. Air National Guard/Duane Duimstra

5) The U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, perform during the 2019 Chicago Air and Water Show in Chicago, Illinois, Aug. 16, 2019. Photo: Mass Communicatios Specialst 1st Class Ian Cotter (US navy)

6) A guest smokes a joint at Hector’s Inn, during the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock Festival, in Bethel, New York, August 18. Photo: REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

7) 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders dives for the ball during a baseball game between his staff, “The Revolutionaries,” and the Leaders Believers Achievers Foundation at the “Field of Dreams” movie site in Dyersville, Iowa. Photo: REUTERS/Al Drago

8) In Mexico City, women vandalize a vehicle during a protest called ‘They Don’t Protect Me, They Rape Me’ to demand justice for two teenage girls who were allegedly raped by policemen. Photograph: Mariana Greif/Reuters

9) Extinction Rebellion demonstrators gather outside the Brazilian Embassy in London to protest and raise awareness about the massive fires in the Amazon rainforest, Aug. 23. Photo: Getty Images

10) Pope Francis delivers a homily during his weekly audience at the Paul VI hall at the Vatican.  Photograph: Franco Origlia/Getty Images

11) Choristers arrive for evensong as Gaia, a 23ft (7m) replica of planet Earth hangs on display inside Peterborough Cathedral. The large installation, created by British artist Luke Jerram, features accurate and detailed imagery from NASA. Photo: Joe Giddens / PA Media

12) In New York, a fossilized of skull of Chilecebus carrascoenis, a 20 million year old primate from the Andes mountains. Researchers have used high resolution imaging to examine the only known skull of the New World monkey that scampered around ancient forests, feeding on leaves and fruit. Photograph: HO/AFP/Getty Images

13) A boy jumps in a pond covered with algae at Kirtipur, outside of Kathmandu, Nepal. Photo: AFP

14) In Lima, Peru, a dog looks at a beached five meter long sperm whale at San Bartolo beach. Police and surfers saved the injured cetacean which had remained stranded for some hours. Photograph: Ernesto Benavides/AFP/Getty Images

15) A pelican catches a fish during feeding time in St James’s Park, London. Photo: Reuters

16) In Nokesville, Virginia, a couple sits among sunflowers in Burnside Farm. Photograph: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images

17) The photo of an adorably frazzled 5-year-old girl on her first day back to school has gone massively viral on Facebook, though her mother is still mystified by how the youngster got so messy in the first place. Last week, Jillian Falconer of East Renfrewshire, Scotland, picked up her daughter Lucie from her first day of a new academic year and could barely believe the state she was in. In a hilarious side-by-side image shared to social media, little Lucie looked pristine in a “before” photo, proudly sporting her school uniform of a black sweater and skirt paired with a white oxford shirt, striped tie and matching hair bow, plus black knee socks and patent-leather Mary Janes. The “after” was a different story. Photo: Barrhead News

 

Photos of the Week (08/18/19)

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A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) An exterior view of the Metropolitan Correctional Center jail, where financier Jeffrey Epstein was found dead, in the Manhattan borough of New York, August 10. An autopsy of Epstein, who died in an apparent suicide while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges, found his neck had been broken in several places, according to law enforcement sources. Photo: REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

2) The wreckage of a plane crash involving NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family, who survived the incident, is seen in Elizabethton, Tennessee. Photo: REUTERS/Charles Mostoller

3) A tourist gives her luggage to security guards as she tries to enter the departures gate during another demonstration by pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong’s international airport. Photograph: Philip Fong/AFP/Getty Images

4) A worker rests his head on the fence around the media area as President Donald Trump speaks for more than an hour at the Shell Pennsylvania Petrochemicals Complex in Monaco, Pennsylvania. Photo: REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

5) Fireworks explode in front of the full moon during celebrations marking the feast of the Assumption of Our Lady in Mosta, Malta, Aug. 14, 2019. Photo: Reuters

6) Mary Zavilla checks her and her husband’s 1964 Volkswagen Beetle as attendees arrive at the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, the original site of the Woodstock Festival, on its 50th anniversary in Bethel, New York. Photo: REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

7) In Cornwall, England, a view of the controversial new footbridge reconnecting both halves of Tintagel Castle for the first time in 500 years. The site has long been rumored to be the site of King Arthur’s legendary Camelot. Photograph: Keith Mayhew/Sopa/Rex/Shutterstock

8) In La Mailleraye-sur-Seine, France, two white lion cubs relax in their basket at the Caresse de Tigre association. The cubs were born at the end of July.  Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

9) A 2-day-old male pygmy hippo plays in the water at the Taipei Zoo on August 12, 2019. Sam Yeh / AFP / Getty

10) Wearing a helmet and protective vest, a young boy rides a galloping ewe during the Wool Riders Only Mutton Bustin’ competition at the Iowa State Fair on August 12, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa. Photo: Chip Somodevilla / Getty

11) In Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland, the pianist and composer Alain Roche performs Chantier while suspended with his grand piano from a moving crane. Photograph: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images

12) Villagers play basketball on a court built inside a Karst cave at Xinchun village in Bijie, Guizhou province, China, on August 12, 2019. The court was built inside the cave in order to save arable land in 2018. The cave can accommodate 1,000 people to watch a game. Qu Honglun / VCG via Getty

13) Water flows from the Soaring Teapot sculpture in Temple City, California. Photo: Frederic J Brown/AFP/Getty Images

14) A life-size replica of a Diplodocus watches people coming out of the subway in the city center of Bochum, Germany, on August 12, 2019. The exhibition, featuring models of 33 dinosaurs all around the city center, is in Bochum due to the discovery of a 316-million-year-old dinosaur track found in a stone pit in the city six years ago. Photo: Martin Meissner / AP

15) Austrian ice swimmer Josef Koeberl stands in a box filled with ice cubes during his world record attempt of “Longest Duration Full Body Contact With Ice” in Vienna, Austria, on August 10, 2019. Photo: Herbert Neubauer / AFP / Getty

16) A costumed participant enters a toilet during the Prague Pride Parade in Prague, Czech Republic, on August 10, 2019. Photo: David W Cerny / Reuters

Photos of the Week (08/11/19)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Paramedics frantically tried to revive convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein early Saturday morning after he was found unresponsive in his cell in downtown Manhattan, exclusive photos shot by The NY Post reveal. The 66-year-old disgraced financier hanged himself  in his cell in 9 South at the Metropolitan Correctional Center, according to multiple sources. A call was placed to first responders around 6:30 a.m. as MCC staff tried to revive him, said the FDNY and Bureau of Prisons. Photos of Epstein taken around 7:30 a.m. show the convicted pedophile still wearing his orange prison jumpsuit as he’s wheeled on a gurney into New York Presbyterian-Lower Manhattan Hospital. Photo: NY Post

1) Air Force One flies past the Walmart sign, where a mass shooting occurred four days ago, in El Paso, Texas. Photo: REUTERS/Callaghan O’Hare

2) People pay their respects at a makeshift memorial for victims of the Walmart shooting that left a total of 22 people dead at the Cielo Vista Mall WalMart in El Paso, Texas, on August 5, 2019. Photo: Mark Ralston / AFP / Getty

3) U.S. President Donald Trump speaks about the shootings in El Paso and Dayton in the Diplomatic Room of the White House in Washington. Photo: REUTERS/Leah Millis

4) President Trump and the First Lady traveled to Dayton, Ohio, to visit the survivors of the Dayton shooting. They went to the hospital where they talked with staff members, families, and most of all – spent time saying hello and a few encouraging words with the survivors. From my  blog. Photos: trendingnews.co, White House Facebook

5) For 23 years, he’s delivered crosses after massacres. This was his hardest week yet. Story and photos: CNN

6) Ulysses Watko, 7, visiting from Portland, OR, sits next to a sculpture of Franklin Delano Roosevelt in his wheelchair while his dad Brian Watko takes a picture at the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial in Washington. Photo: REUTERS/Mary F. Calvert

7) A family watches explosions at a military ammunition depot near the city of Achinsk in eastern Siberia’s Krasnoyarsk region, in Achinsk, Russia, on August 5, 2019. Russian officials say powerful explosions at a military depot in Siberia left 12 people injured and one missing and forced over 16,500 people to leave their homes. Photo: Dmitry Dub / AP

8) A man stands on rocks as lightning strikes over Lake Geneva on August 6, 2019, near Le Bouveret, Switzerland. Photo: Fabrice Coffrini / AFP / Getty

9) Pigeons fly near a woman sleeping on a bench on a hot day in Bucharest, Romania. Photo: AP

10) Milagros Carretero, 47, coordinating geologist for the giant geode of Pilar de Jaravia, sits inside the geode on August 2, 2019. The enormous geode is located in a lead mine near the town of Pulpí, Spain. It measures more than 8 meters across and is listed as the largest in Europe and the second-largest in the world. Photo: Jorge Guerrero / AFP / Getty

11) The art installation “Rain Room” by Random International is seen in the Jackalope Pavilion on August 8, 2019, in Melbourne, Australia. The installation is a 100-square-meter field of continuous rainfall, and is a responsive environment—millions of water droplets respond to one’s presence by ceasing to fall wherever movement is detected, allowing visitors to be fully immersed in the rain while simultaneously protected from it. Photo: Daniel Pockett / Getty

12) People take pictures as a Beatles cover band members walk on the crossing on Abbey Road in London to mark the 50th anniversary of the day the Beatles were photographed on it. Photo: Reuters

13) Rubber ducks float down the Chicago River during the 14th Annual Ducky Derby in Chicago, Illinois, on August 8, 2018. The charity event helps to raise money for Special Olympics Illinois. Photo: Kamil Krzaczynski / AFP / Getty