Wednesday’s Pictures in the News begins in Chicago, where former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert pleaded guilty to a felony count of illegally structuring cash withdrawals to evade bank currency-reporting requirements.
Palau: Divers looking at yellow-tail fusilier fish on the tiny Pacific island nation of Palau, which became the world’s largest marine sanctuaries, saying it wanted to restore the ocean for future generations.
Palmas, Brazil: Indigenous men from the Xerente tribe watch the competition during the first World Games for Indigenous Peoples.
Vigo, Spain: Medical workers move a woman, who is suspected of having Ebola, upon her arrival at Meioxeiro Hospital in northwestern Spain.
Istanbul, Turkey: Police carry out a dawn raid, using tear gas to enter the headquarters of a media company linked to a government critic, enforcing a court order to seize the business.
Add stops in Pakistan, Ukraine, India, Yemen and the West Bank to round out the report.