Animatronic dinosaur manufacturer Gengu Longteng Science and Technology Co. supplies the world with prehistoric simulations for shows and exhibits. The company is midway through its creative process on the next batch in Zigong, Sichuan Province, China, on November 18, 2017.
The indictment of Paul Manafort, President Trump's former campaign adviser, rocks Washington, D.C., this week. Also, social media executives testify before Congress and Trump pushes tax reform with resistance from Sen. Chuck Schumer. Here are some highlights from the week of October 30, 2017 in the nation's capital.
Veterans were honored, President Donald Trump encountered a Russian-flag-tossing protester and declared a public health emergency over the opioid crisis the week of October 23, 2017, in Washington, D.C.
President Donald Trump hosts Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of Singapore for a series of meetings with top executives from Boeing and Singapore Airlines at the White House on October 23, 2017. They also discussed counterterrorism measures in the region.
It's a tradition for the wives of U.S. presidents to donate their inauguration gowns to the Smithsonian for its exhibit at the National Museum of American History. First lady Melania Trump became the latest to join the tradition on October 20, 2017.
Families get in the fall spirit and select their pumpkins for the season at the family run Eckert's Country Store and Farm in Belleville, Ill. With American Halloween spending up and a large pumpkin harvest, farmers are seeing a fruitful season.
Political graffiti done by Australian artist LUSHSUX in Bethlehem, West Bank, features U.S. President Donald Trump, former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, TV star Larry David, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and other characters on October 18, 2017.
United Press International is a leading provider of news, photos and information to millions of readers around the globe via UPI.com and its licensing services.
With a history of reliable reporting dating back to 1907, today's UPI is a credible source for the most important stories of the day, continually updated - a one-stop site for U.S. and world news, as well as entertainment, trends, science, health and stunning photography. UPI also provides insightful reports on key topics of geopolitical importance, including energy and security.