Bayleigh Merrill, 4, left, and Morgan McKinniss, 4, right, hold hands with their mothers, Leah Smith, center left, and Misty McKinniss, center right, as they wait to walk onto the stage to be introduced during the Mini Queen Contest on the first night of the Wellston Coal Festival on September 5, 2017, in Wellston, Ohio. The festival has been held every year since 1973.
Jason Lamaide of Pittsburgh adjusts his hard hat while shoveling mud and debris out of a flood-damaged basement during a Team Rubicon project to clean up flooded homes on Saturday, July 15, 2017 in Butler, Pennsylvania. Team Rubicon is a volunteer organization mostly made up of former members of the military that works on disaster relief projects in the US and internationally.
Tears roll down Damira Penny's cheeks as she talks about her daily medications, many of which she is able to afford because of the Affordable Care Act, during a rally marking the beginning of a 24-hour vigil outside the office of Pennsylvania Republican Senator Pat Toomey on Thursday, June 22, 2017, in Pittsburgh. "No one should ever have to choose between their medications and food," said Penny, who has had to make that choice in the past.
Barghabi Timsina plays "if you're happy and you know it" with her son, Adarsh Timsina, at their home in Erie, Pennsylvania, on Friday, March 4, 2016. Timsina and her husband are part of a large population of Bhutanese refugees that have come to the US through Nepal, many of whom are located in Erie. The Timsinas officially gained their US citizenship in December of 2015.
Binta Williams, center, dances after winning a water balloon dodgeball game at DinoMite Summer Adult Swim on Walnut Street in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, on Saturday, July 9, 2016.
Protestors stage a die-in during a demonstration against Trumpcare organized by the Pittsburgh chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America and Socialist Alternative Pittsburgh outside of Pennsylvania Republican Senator Pat Toomey's office on Thursday, July 6, 2017. Protestors blocked off the intersection of Fourth Avenue and Grant Street for about five minutes just before rush hour.
A cheerleader carries her friend as they wait in a room adjacent to the stage before being called to perform their routine during the Arnold Cheerleading and Dance Team National Championships in Columbus, Ohio, on March 4, 2017.
Penguins fans Tia Sub, right, and Tyrone Sub, left, cheer and wave towels as they watch game five of the Stanley Cup final on the big screen on Thursday, June 8, 2017 outside of PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh.
Paramedics help wheelchair-bound Joe Allessie out of a bus that crashed into a nine-foot overpass on Thursday, July 20, 2017, in Pittsburgh's North Shore. The group of veterans came down to Pittsburgh from the Pennsylvania Soldiers' and Sailors' Home in Erie to attend a tailgate party and watch a Pirates game. No one was seriously injured in the crash, and the passengers were still able to make the game.
A participant tries to catch his breath during the seventh annual P.R.O.M.I.S.E. youth basketball camp with Jakim Donaldson on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at Perry High School in Pittsburgh's North Side. Jakim's father, Jay Donaldson, started P.R.O.M.I.S.E., an organization that works to reduce gun violence, after his son, Jehru Donaldson, was shot and killed in 2007 during an attempted carjacking while on his way to pick up his girlfriend's nephews to take them to a Pirates game.
Neighbors and friends comfort each other at the scene of a shooting that killed two people on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 in Larimer, Pennsylvania.
Wendy Minor Viny lays on the couch next to her daughter Nina Viny, 5, at the end of the day at her home in Meigs County, Ohio, on September 4, 2015. Viny spends her mornings working with adults with disabilities at Passion Works Studio where she is a resident artist and her afternoons caring for her children when they get home from school.
From left to right, Zaineb, Amena, Naira, Aisha, Ramsha and Ayesha eat cake in celebration of Aisha's birthday at Crown Fried Chicken in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, on July 23, 2016.
Members of the Volts All-Star team from Gymnastics Training Center of Ohio compete during the Arnold Cheerleading and Dance Team National Championships in Columbus, Ohio, on March 5, 2017.
Ohio's Treg Setty waits to catch a pass missed by Eastern Michigan’s Raven Lee during a men’s basketball game on February 7, 2015, in the Convocation center in Athens, Ohio. Ohio finished the consistently close game ahead with a score of 76-73.
Quentin Morris poses for a portrait in front of his untitled painting during the grand opening of the 20/20 exhibition at the Carnegie Art Museum on Saturday, July 22, 2017 in Pittsburgh. The 20/20 exhibition is an exploration of race in America, and features work by many black artists from around the country.
A tow truck operator makes a phone call as he walks by the door of a Pennsylvania State Trooper vehicle sitting on the side of the road at the scene of a fatal crash on Friday, July 14, 2017 in Ligonier Township, Pennsylvania. Trooper Michael Stewart ran into a garbage truck on State Route 711 and was pronounced dead at the scene an hour later.
Linda Manning, center, links arms with Officer Scott Hertzler, left, and Officer Joe Rucinsky, right, during a candlelight vigil for victims of police violence and for the five Dallas police officers killed during the summer. A group from Carlisle, Pennsylvania, gathered in remembrance at the local YWCA on July 15, 2016.
Alisa Warren has had her pet cockatiel, José, for over 10 years. Warren has been diagnosed with bipolar II, and says that José, who she refers to as her best friend, helps her manage her manic depression by being a source of calm.
Mohamed Abdullah, blue, takes a swing at Antwan Jackson, red, during a professional boxing match held at the Hollywood Casino in Columbus, Ohio, on Saturday, March 4, 2017. Abdullah won the four-round fight.
Mollie Sweeney, top right, laughs as she plays in the pool with the girls she babysits, from left to right, Alyssa Ionadi, 3, Hailey Ionadi, 7, Jordyn Ionadi, 3, and Madison Ionadi, 8, on Friday, June 9, 2017, at Plum Aqua Club in Plum. This summer will be the pool's final season due to a turnpike project that will claim the pool's entrance through eminent domain. (Alex Driehaus/Post-Gazette)