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.
People gathered at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum near One World Trade Center in New York City on Monday, the 16th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, to honor those killed at Ground Zero on Sept. 11, 2001.
Mourners wrote messages and left flowers on August 17, 2017, at the spot where an activist was killed during protests in Charlottesville, Va., the weekend before. Heather Heyer, a 32-year-old paralegal, was part of a group of protesters hit when a man plowed his car into them.
Thousands of demonstrators stood outside Trump Tower in New York City on August 14, 2017, protesting President Donald Trump's response to the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., in which a woman was killed and two state troopers died in a related helicopter crash.
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