This Week in Pictures: July 18-24
The week ended in another tragic shooting at a movie theater, this time in Louisiana, where a man opened fire on theatergoers who were watching “Trainwreck.” The shooter killed two people and injured nine before killing himself.
Funerals for victims of a different shooting at two military facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee, took place and will continue through the weekend. The Ku Klux Klan also held a rally at the Statehouse in Columbia, South Carolina, this past Saturday that coincided with a demonstration by the New Black Panther Party.
Wildfires in California, Washington and Montana threatened residents and destroyed homes, making for one of the worst wildfire years to date.
In France, cyclists made their way along the 2,200-mile Tour de France course, which will continue through most of this month.