Pictures of the Week: May 10 – May 17

Iconic JetStar Roller Coaster Damaged By Hurricane Sandy Torn Down
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May 14, 2013. A crane demolishes the JetStar roller coaster more than 6 months after it fell into the ocean during Superstorm Sandy in Seaside Heights, New Jersey.

From tornadoes in Texas and the demolition of Hurricane Sandy’s iconic roller coaster to President Obama’s rain check and a dancing lion, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

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