Saturday, September 22, 2007
Rocky Mountain News photographer Chris Schneider's photo Friday from the Columbine Memorial in Littleton, Colo., is one of my favorite wire photos this week. The child with the single flower against the hard shadows of the crowd shows a personal moment of grieving in a very public event. Below are two more of my favorites.
Visitors try to control their umbrellas against strong wind Wednesday at the Bund, one of the most famous tourist attractions in Shanghai, China. Typhoon Wipha flooded streets and prompted mass evacuations. Photo by Eugene Hoshiko/The Associated Press
Bob Roberts, the pilot of a small plane that crashed onto Interstate 95 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., sits in the remains of his plane, waiting for emergency officials to take him to the hospital for treatment, Friday, Sept. 21, 2007. The plane crashed shortly after take off. Photo by R.C. White/The Associated Press