Brooklyn Boro

Our world in photos: September 10

September 10, 2021 Michaela Keil
Share this:
ITALY — Practice lap: Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steered his car during the first practice session ahead of Sunday’s Italian Formula One Grand Prix, at the Monza racetrack, in Monza, on Friday.
Photo: Luca Bruno/AP


CALIFORNIA — Anti-vax protest: An anti-vaccine mandate protester held a sign outside the front windows of the Los Angeles Unified School District headquarters in Los Angeles on Thursday. The Los Angeles board of education voted Thursday to require students 12 and older to be vaccinated against the coronavirus to attend in-person classes in the nation’s second-largest school district.
Photo: Damian Dovarganes/AP


MISSOURI — Salute: Two men pulled off to the side of Interstate 70 westbound in St. Charles to stand and salute as the convoy carrying the body of Marine Lance Cpl. Jared Schmitz passed by them on Wednesday. Thousands of people lined the highway and overpasses on Interstate 70 westbound as Schmitz’s body was brought from St. Louis Lambert International Airport to Baue Funeral Home. Schmitz was one of 13 U.S. service members killed last month in a suicide bombing at the Kabul airport in Afghanistan.
Photo: David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP


News for those who live, work and play in Brooklyn and beyond

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Return to the classroom: President Joe Biden stopped to look at a student’s project as he toured Brookland Middle School, on Friday. Biden encouraged every school district to promote vaccines, including on-site clinics, to protect students as they return to school amid a resurgence of the coronavirus.
Photo: Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP


ITALY — Venice Film Festival: Matt Damon, from right, Jodie Comer, and Ben Affleck posed for photographers upon their arrival for the photocall of the film “The Last Duel” at the 78th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, on Friday.
Photo: Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP


CALIFORNIA — Lightning: Lightning struck in the area of Sugarloaf Ridge State Park, on Thursday, near Santa Rosa.
Photo: Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP/AP


PALESTINE — Release: Family members and friends of released Palestinian prisoner Layan Kayed received her outside the gate of the Israeli Salem checkpoint, in the West Bank city of Jenin, on Thursday. Kayed was released from the Israeli Damon prison on Thursday after serving 15 months.
Photo: Nasser Nasser/AP


NEW YORK — Fashion Week: The Moschino collection was modeled during New York Fashion Week, on Thursday.
Photo: Mary Altaffer/AP


AFGHANISTAN — Shopping: Afghan women and a girl shopped for dresses at a local market in Kabul, on Friday.
Photo: Felipe Dana/AP

Leave a Comment

Leave a Comment