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Firefighter Robert Saulpaugh carries Rocky out of a high-rise after finding the toddler in a crib in a burning apartment. Photo by Mike M. Ahlers
The Sweet Taste of Victory
Friends celebrate at the end of a successful demolition derby.
Photo by Mike M. Ahlers
President Reagan's Farewell
A military honor guard stands with Ronald Reagan's casket outside the White House. Photo by Mike M. Ahlers
Shuttling the Shuttle
The Space Shuttle Discovery hitches a ride on a modified Boeing 747 to Dulles International Airport, where it is now on display at a National Air & Space Museum annex.
Soon-to-be president Barack Obama greats a crowd during a train trip from Philadelphia to Washington.
Eyes up here, Ladies!
Robert John Burck, aka "The Naked Cowboy," entertains spectators at the 2017 inauguration of Donald Trump.
Lean In, Firefighter Style
Montgomery County (MD) firefighters douse a truck fire on Interstate 270 near Germantown, MD.
After the Damage is Done
A road warrior stands on his demolished car at the end of a demolition derby in Gaithersburg, MD.
Elana, a 10-year native of Honduras, participates in a pro-immigration rally in Washington, DC.
Best Friends Forever
Tornado survivors and Best Friends Forever Ashleigh Hoke and Page Copple pose next to the car they were in when it was demolished by a tornado in Joplin, MO, in 2011.
A stone mason places the final stone on the National Cathedral in Washington, DC.
Now Hold on Tight...
Firefighters remove a child from the cab of a truck dangling over the side of a building. The truck crashed through a barrier on a roof-top parking lot. Photo by Mike M. Ahlers
Not in Our Name
Lady Liberty protests the IMF World Bank. Photo by Mike M. Ahlers
A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter prepares to lift large sandbags during the post-Katrina recovery operations south of New Orleans. Photo by Mike M. Ahlers
Today, the War Ends
More than 40 years after he was killed in action in Vietnam, a U.S. Marine is laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery.
Comforter in Chief
President George W. Bush chats with aid workers following a tornado in Americus, GA.
Tie a Yellow Ribbon
January 1981. A family member hugs one of the freed hostages held during the 444-day Iranian hostage crisis. Photo by Mike M. Ahlers
Full Dress Uniforms
A Vietnam veteran exchanges salutes with a U.S. Marine during the Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally in Washington, DC.
A heavy-lift helicopter ferries large sandbags to a site near New Orleans to be used to stop flooding following Hurricane Katrina.
Barack Obama takes the oath of office during his first inauguration on Jan. 20, 2009.
President Bush after Tornado
President George W. Bush talks to first responders and aid workers following a tornado in Americus, GA.