A collection of editorial images.
The standard bearer stands at attention holding the official Kent State University Mace at the opening of the Fall 2018 master’s commencement ceremony on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018.
A mom grabs her small child as he tries to run across the barrier on the Mackinac Bridge in Michigan. The bridge is normally closed to pedestrians but every Memorial Day, the bridge authority opens the 5-mile-long bridge to pedestrians to walk from Michigan’s upper peninsula to the lower mitten.
Medals wait at the finish line of the Akron Marathon for runners to finish the race and claim them.
Graduates sit and wait for the Kent State University graduate student commencement to begin.
Kristin Lenton shields her son Beckett’s eyes as the Valley Fire District rides by and sprays water on spectators of the Stow, Ohio fourth of July Parade. Temperatures reached 92 degrees in Stow but it felt much hotter on the parade route.
A bridge connects two parts of the Ohio State University Recreation Center in Columbus, Ohio.
A plane flies over Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The City of Pittsburgh is the only city in the world to have this particular color of yellow. Most of the bridges in the steel city are painted this color.
Connie Wagner (right) comforts her husband Michael Wagner during the funeral mass for their grandson, Jackson Steinmiller at St. John’s Jesuit High School in Toledo, Ohio on May 12, 2018. Jackson lost a three-year battle with fibro lamellar, a rare form of liver cancer, on April 19. When Jackson announced his diagnosis was terminal, his grandfather, a retired Marine Corp general, cried and begged him not to go. Jackson’s funeral was the hardest day of his grandfather’s life.
Josiah, 7, waits for his turn to poke his head into the penguin exhibit at the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta, Georgia. The aquarium is the second largest in the world and hold over 100,000 animals in over 10 million gallons of water.
Lucas Parsons-Moughler, 13, walks in the Akron Pride Parade which kicked off the second annual Akron Pride Festival. Lucas identifies as non-binary which means they do not identify as either male or female rather on a spectrum.
Matthew Taylor gestures to the wall he designed and painted with artist Mede on Adams Street in downtown Toledo. The mural was commissioned by Art Corner Toledo in an effort to help beautify downtown.
Sage Schiavone, 4, rearranges a candle on the sidewalk outside the Tallmadge Church in Tallmadge, Ohio on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. Tallmadge Fire Chief Michael Passarelli and firefighter Jeff Quick organize the commemoration every year and set up 2,976 candles, one for every victim of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.
David Horowitz, conservative writer and founder of the Freedom Center waits for the elevator doors to close in the Kent State University Student Center on Oct. 24, 2017. Horowitz has been described as the Richard Spencer of the Israel vs Palestine conflict.
Kevin Cline, President of Kent State’s Chapter of Young Americans for Liberty, takes part in a demonstration against safe spaces in college campuses hosted by Turning Point USA. The protest went viral and received criticism from Turning Point’s national chapter which lead for the president of Kent State’s chapter to quit very publicly and disgraced. The chapter disbanded for the rest of the 2017-2018 school year and then reformed for the 2018-2019 school year.
Valravn soars through the sky at Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio. When it opened in 2016, Valravn was, and still is, the world’s tallest, fastest and longest dive coaster. Dive coasters are a model of coaster that stops riders at the top of the first 90 degree drop for a number of seconds, making the people in the front row dangle hundreds of feet in the air.
The Sampler Platter at City Barbecue in Fairlawn, Ohio. City Barbecue opened a new store in Beachwood, Ohio in December 2018.
Molds for handmade guitars sit on a table in the basement of Lay’s Guitar Shop in Akron, Ohio. Lay’s Guitar is a family owned and operated guitar shop which sells handmade and luxury guitars as well as fixing broken guitars.
Dr. Bruce Cohen poses for a portrait at Akron Children’s Hospital. Dr. Cohen is a pediatric mitochondrial doctor who was ranked in the top 15 doctors in the country in his field.
Skye Marie, 1 (left); Chance, 4 (center); and Jeion, 4, all sit on the statue spelling “I Promise” in front of LeBron James’ new school in Akron, Ohio on Monday, July 30, 2018. James paid $2 million to help open a new public school in Akron for at risk youth. Any kid who graduates from his school will receive a scholarship to the University of Akron.
Protesters flip off police at the start of the clash between Antifa and police officers. Police came up behind the Antifa march with the intention of keeping the group moving but the group turned on police and that lead to the deployment of pepper spray.