New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter waves to fans as he walks around the infield after driving in the winning run against the Baltimore Orioles in the ninth inning of a baseball game in New York. The game, which the Yankees won 6-5, was Jeter's last home game of his career.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Julie Jacobson / Associated PressLink
Jared Stein blows a shofar while standing in the water at Venice Beach on Thursday, the first day of Rosh Hashana, to observe Tashlich, in which bread is cast on water to symbolically cast away sins.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles TimesLink
UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley hurdles Sun Devils linebacker Viliami Moeakiola in the second quarter of their Pac-12 matchup at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Ariz.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles TimesLink
Ashlyn Ballou of Rancho Cucamonga tries to keep her balance while riding a mechanical bull at the Los Angeles County Fair in Pomona.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mel Melcon / Los Angeles TimesLink
Supporters hold up their lit cellphones as the musicians and chorus of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra hold a silent protest in front of Symphony Hall on what would have been the season opening night in Atlanta. The orchestra's contract with the musicians' union ended earlier this month.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: David Goldman / Associated PressLink
Europe's Rory McIlroy tees off the 1st hole during the fourball match on the first day of the Ryder Cup golf tournament, at Gleneagles, Scotland.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Peter Morrison / Associated PressLink
Rickie Fowler of the U.S. watches his shot from a bunker onto the 1st green during the fourball match on the first day of the Ryder Cup golf tournament, at Gleneagles, Scotland.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Matt Dunham / Associated PressLink
George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin arrive in Venice, Italy, where they are expected to get married this weekend.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luca Bruno / Associated PressLink
A model prepares backstage ahead of the MB Presents Australian Style show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival Sydney at Sydney Town Hall in Australia.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Zak Kaczmarek / Getty ImagesLink
Workers prepare to unload a big tree from a truck before it is replanted at a new residential complex in the suburbs of Hanoi. Real estate developers often buy large trees from woods to transplant them at their new property sites, an act which is viewed as adding to the problem of deforestation in Vietnam.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: HOANG DINH NAM / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Japan's Yuka Sato competes in the mixed triathlon final during the 2014 Asian Games at Songdo Central Park triathlon venue in Incheon, South Korea.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JUNG YEON-JE / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
Cricketers play on the ice-covered crater of the Kilimanjaro mountain in Tanzania . The game is an attempt to play the world's highest game of cricket, breaking the previous record set in 2009 on Mount Everest. The attempt comes after a gruelling eight-day trek up the vast extinct volcano, to play a full short form of the game, known as a Twenty 20, on the crater just below its rugged peak at 19,000 feet.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: PETER MARTELL / AFP/Getty ImagesLink
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