Striking Photos You Missed This Week  

Featured photo: An orangutan named Hsiao-Nings holds her baby at a zoo in Rostock, Germany, on Tuesday, June 28. The baby was born on June 15. Jens Buttner/DPA/Zuma

With the ever-changing news cycle, it’s easy to miss captivating images that fly under the radar. Fortunately, we’ve got you covered.

Muni Long performs at the BET Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday, June 26. David Swanson/Reuters

Cassidy Hutchinson, who was once an aide to White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, is sworn in Tuesday, June 28, before testifying to the House select committee investigating last year’s deadly attack on the US Capitol. Her testimony bolstered the narrative that the committee has been driving toward over the last few weeks: That former President Donald Trump incited and supported the insurrection as part of a desperate power grab to steal a second term, and that many of his top advisers thought his schemes were illegal. Evelyn Hockstein/Reuters

Lau Florit trains his horse for the Sant Joan Festivity in Ciutadella, Spain. Joan Mateu Parra / AP

A couple kisses in a fountain in New York’s Washington Square Park as people take part in the Queer Liberation March on Sunday. Jeenah Moon/Reuters

An infant crocodile sleeps on its mother’s back in a river at the Sungei Buloh Wetlands Reserve, in Singapore. Roslan Rahman / AFP / Getty

People play volleyball in the Gulf of Finland in St. Petersburg, Russia, on June 25, 2022, with the business tower the Lakhta Centre, the headquarters of Russian gas monopoly Gazprom, in the background. Dmitri Lovetsky / AP

Tango dancers wait backstage during an event at the Medellín Tango Festival in Medellín, Colombia. Joaquin Sarmiento/AFP/Getty Images

Kyle Isbel, a center fielder with Major League Baseball’s Kansas City Royals, is doused by teammates after a win over Texas. Charlie Riedel/AP

Rapper Sean “Diddy” Combs performs during a tribute in his honor at the BET Awards. Chris Pizzello/AP

From left, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, US President Joe Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson speak while attending a NATO summit in Madrid on Wednesday, June 29. Susan Walsh/Pool/AFP/Getty Images

People run with a Chinese flag in Hong Kong on the 25th anniversary of Hong Kong’s handover from British to Chinese rule on Friday, July 1. Paul Yeung/Reuters

A young shepherd cools down buffaloes in wastewater filling the dried-up Diyala River. Iraq. Ahmad Al-Rubaye/AFP/Getty Images

Malaysia’s Pandelela Pamg and Nur Dhabitah Sabri compete in the women’s synchronised 10-metre platform at the Fina world championships. Budapest Hungary. Anna Szilagyi/AP

The moon passes in front of the sun, as observed by NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory, on June 29, 2022. The SDO spacecraft orbits the Earth at a distance of more than 22,238 miles (35,789 km). Solar Dynamics Observatory / NASA

Children play in the Crown Fountain at Millennium Park in Chicago, Illinois. Nam Y. Huh / AP

Sunflowers grow in a field in Linarolo, Italy, on June 25, 2022. Luca Bruno / AP

Lisa Turner holds her daughter, Lucy Kramer, during a candlelight vigil outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., on June 26, 2022. Evelyn Hockstein / Reuters

Land art is seen from a drone along the route of the third stage of the Tour de France, in Jutland, Denmark, on June 23, 2022. Mads Claus Rasmussen / Ritzau Scanpix / Reuters

 A surfer jumps as he practices at Idroscalo water park in Milan, Italy, on June 30, 2022. Luca Bruno / AP

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