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Pictures of the week: 20 great news photos from the Associated Press and Getty Images

This week's collection of the best wire photos features a heated political scuffle, a wonderfully dirty slide into home plate, photos from the International Sheepdog Championship and the World Nomad Games, two views of the aftereffects of Hermine and two dramatic skylines, one real and one fake.

All photos are from the Associated Press or Getty Images and were transmitted between September 2 and September 9.

(AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Jerry Lambert, right, a supporter of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, and Asa Khalif with Black Lives Matter scuffle, after Khalif took Lambert's sign, outside the location where Trump is to meet with African American business and civic leaders in Philadelphia, Friday, Sept. 2, 2016.

(AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Jerry Lambert, right, a supporter of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, and Asa Khalif with Black Lives Matter scuffle, after Khalif took Lambert's sign, outside the location where Trump is to meet with African American business and civic leaders in Philadelphia, Friday, Sept. 2, 2016.

(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

War Horse puppet Joey is walked along New Bond Street near Bonhams auction rooms in London, Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. Joey, along with other puppets from the play that are being auctioned have no estimated price because they are being sold at a charity auction on Sept. 13, to raise money for the Handspring Trust, a not for profit organisation seeking to inspire creativity and innovation towards new puppet theatre arts.

(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

War Horse puppet Joey is walked along New Bond Street near Bonhams auction rooms in London, Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. Joey, along with other puppets from the play that are being auctioned have no estimated price because they are being sold at a charity auction on Sept. 13, to raise money for the Handspring Trust, a not for profit organisation seeking to inspire creativity and innovation towards new puppet theatre arts.

(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

Paul Lavoie of Derry, N.H., and Mike Suprin, of Rollinsford, N.H., dig clams at dawn, Friday, Sept. 2, 2016, at Cape Porpoise in Kennebunkport, Maine. The friends made an early-morning drive to Maine to catch the low tide.

(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

Paul Lavoie of Derry, N.H., and Mike Suprin, of Rollinsford, N.H., dig clams at dawn, Friday, Sept. 2, 2016, at Cape Porpoise in Kennebunkport, Maine. The friends made an early-morning drive to Maine to catch the low tide.

(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

South Korea and U.S. Marines stand in smoke during the 66th Incheon Landing Operations Commemoration ceremony in Incheon, South Korea, Friday, Sept. 9, 2016. Incheon is the coastal city where the United Nations Forces led by U.S. Gen。 Douglas MacArthur landed in September, 1950 just months after North Korea invaded the South. North Korea said Friday it conducted a "higher level" nuclear warhead test explosion, which it trumpeted as finally allowing it to build "at will" an array of stronger, smaller and lighter nuclear weapons. It is Pyongyang's fifth atomic test and the second in eight months.

(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

South Korea and U.S. Marines stand in smoke during the 66th Incheon Landing Operations Commemoration ceremony in Incheon, South Korea, Friday, Sept. 9, 2016. Incheon is the coastal city where the United Nations Forces led by U.S. Gen。 Douglas MacArthur landed in September, 1950 just months after North Korea invaded the South. North Korea said Friday it conducted a "higher level" nuclear warhead test explosion, which it trumpeted as finally allowing it to build "at will" an array of stronger, smaller and lighter nuclear weapons. It is Pyongyang's fifth atomic test and the second in eight months.

(AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

A couple kiss as they row a small boat at the Retiro park, during a hot day in Madrid, Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016.

(AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

A couple kiss as they row a small boat at the Retiro park, during a hot day in Madrid, Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016.

(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

A young woman with a balloon walks through a sunny street right after a rain in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016. Residents of the Russian capital are savoring the last days of warm weather before autumn's rain leads to a long dark Russian winter.

(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

A young woman with a balloon walks through a sunny street right after a rain in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016. Residents of the Russian capital are savoring the last days of warm weather before autumn's rain leads to a long dark Russian winter.

(AP Photo/Andy Wong)

A woman uses a purse to hide her face as she walks past a giant handbag on display at a shopping mall in Beijing, Monday, Sept. 5, 2016. The American and Chinese presidents are calling on major economies to defend free trade at a summit held as sluggish growth and disputes over steel and other imports fuel demands in the United States and Europe to protect local industry.

(AP Photo/Andy Wong)

A woman uses a purse to hide her face as she walks past a giant handbag on display at a shopping mall in Beijing, Monday, Sept. 5, 2016. The American and Chinese presidents are calling on major economies to defend free trade at a summit held as sluggish growth and disputes over steel and other imports fuel demands in the United States and Europe to protect local industry.

(Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 06: Designer Maria Levene, who is representing Spain, poses for photographs in her installation entitled 'VRPolis, Driving into the Future' at the London Design Biennale at Somerset House on September 6, 2016 in London, England. The first London Design Biennale runs from 7-27 September at Somerset House and features over 30 countries and territories. Nations from six continents will present newly commissioned works that explore the theme Utopia by Design.

(Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 06: Designer Maria Levene, who is representing Spain, poses for photographs in her installation entitled 'VRPolis, Driving into the Future' at the London Design Biennale at Somerset House on September 6, 2016 in London, England. The first London Design Biennale runs from 7-27 September at Somerset House and features over 30 countries and territories. Nations from six continents will present newly commissioned works that explore the theme Utopia by Design.

(Ettore Ferrari/ANSA via AP)

Actress Lily-Rose Depp arrives for the premiere of the film 'Planetarium' during the 73rd Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016.

(Ettore Ferrari/ANSA via AP)

Actress Lily-Rose Depp arrives for the premiere of the film 'Planetarium' during the 73rd Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016.

(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

People check out the new ear buds after an event to announce new Apple products, Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016, in San Francisco.

(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

People check out the new ear buds after an event to announce new Apple products, Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016, in San Francisco.

(AP Photo/Fred Vuich)

Pittsburgh Pirates' Josh Harrison slides safely into home past the tag of Cincinnati Reds' Tucker Barnhart during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016.

(AP Photo/Fred Vuich)

Pittsburgh Pirates' Josh Harrison slides safely into home past the tag of Cincinnati Reds' Tucker Barnhart during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016.

(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Allen Mills' Border Collie, Sis, works with a group of sheep during the sheepherding competition at the Soldier Hollow Classic, 14th annual International Sheepdog Championship, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016, in Midway, Utah. The event consists of 64 competitors who are representing the United States, Scotland, South Africa, Wales and Canada. Handlers send their dogs to herd sheep, via command, from a hilltop downward through gates, and eventually into a corral.

(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Allen Mills' Border Collie, Sis, works with a group of sheep during the sheepherding competition at the Soldier Hollow Classic, 14th annual International Sheepdog Championship, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016, in Midway, Utah. The event consists of 64 competitors who are representing the United States, Scotland, South Africa, Wales and Canada. Handlers send their dogs to herd sheep, via command, from a hilltop downward through gates, and eventually into a corral.

(AP Photo/ Anupam Nath)

A Garo tribal woman walks past a paddy field in Tura, in the northeastern Indian state of Meghalaya, Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016. More than 70 percent of India's 1.25 billion citizens engage in agriculture.

(AP Photo/ Anupam Nath)

A Garo tribal woman walks past a paddy field in Tura, in the northeastern Indian state of Meghalaya, Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016. More than 70 percent of India's 1.25 billion citizens engage in agriculture.

(AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

In this Aug. 17, 2016 photo, Sally Snowman, the keeper of Boston Light, waves to a cruise boat from Little Brewster Island in Boston Harbor. The U.S. Coast Guard's last manned station will celebrate the 300th anniversary on Sept. 14.

(AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

In this Aug. 17, 2016 photo, Sally Snowman, the keeper of Boston Light, waves to a cruise boat from Little Brewster Island in Boston Harbor. The U.S. Coast Guard's last manned station will celebrate the 300th anniversary on Sept. 14.

(AP Photo/Vladimir Voronin)

In this photo taken on Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016, a Kyrgyz boy holds a golden eagle during the second World Nomad Games at Issyk Kul lake in Cholpon-Ata, Kyrgyzstan. The Games, which opened on Saturday on a picturesque mountain plain in eastern Kyrgyzstan, bring together athletes from 40 countries including Russia and the United States where nomadic traditions are strong.

(AP Photo/Vladimir Voronin)

In this photo taken on Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016, a Kyrgyz boy holds a golden eagle during the second World Nomad Games at Issyk Kul lake in Cholpon-Ata, Kyrgyzstan. The Games, which opened on Saturday on a picturesque mountain plain in eastern Kyrgyzstan, bring together athletes from 40 countries including Russia and the United States where nomadic traditions are strong.

(Vicki Cronis-Nohe /The Virginian-Pilot via AP)

Chloe Riffle, 7, watches as she is surrounded by water on Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 in the Ocean View section of Norfolk, Va. Storm system Hermine spun away from the U.S. East Coast on Sunday, removing the threat of heavy rain but maintaining enough power to churn dangerous waves and currents — and keep beaches off-limits to disappointed swimmers and surfers during the holiday weekend.

(Vicki Cronis-Nohe /The Virginian-Pilot via AP)

Chloe Riffle, 7, watches as she is surrounded by water on Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 in the Ocean View section of Norfolk, Va. Storm system Hermine spun away from the U.S. East Coast on Sunday, removing the threat of heavy rain but maintaining enough power to churn dangerous waves and currents — and keep beaches off-limits to disappointed swimmers and surfers during the holiday weekend.

(Jay Diem/The Daily Times via AP)

Karen Duer-Potts uses her cellphone to take a photograph of the sunset as the outer band of Hermine, which has weakened to a tropical storm, creeps over the beach at Cape Charles, Va., Friday, Sept. 2, 2016.

(Jay Diem/The Daily Times via AP)

Karen Duer-Potts uses her cellphone to take a photograph of the sunset as the outer band of Hermine, which has weakened to a tropical storm, creeps over the beach at Cape Charles, Va., Friday, Sept. 2, 2016.

(AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

A 120-metre long sculpture of the 17th-century London skyline is set alight in a retelling of the story of the Great Fire of London in 1666, in London, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016. The event was part of a collaboration between American 'burn' artist David Best and Artichoke, commemorating the Great Fire of London in 1666.

(AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

A 120-metre long sculpture of the 17th-century London skyline is set alight in a retelling of the story of the Great Fire of London in 1666, in London, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016. The event was part of a collaboration between American 'burn' artist David Best and Artichoke, commemorating the Great Fire of London in 1666.

(Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 7: The 'Tribute in Light' rises from the Lower Manhattan skyline as seen from the Brooklyn Heights Promenade, September 7, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The lights were being tested in advance of the 15th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks.

(Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 7: The 'Tribute in Light' rises from the Lower Manhattan skyline as seen from the Brooklyn Heights Promenade, September 7, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The lights were being tested in advance of the 15th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks.

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