A family member reaches out to the hearse after the remains of Staff Sgt. Alex Jimenez were placed inside following a Mass at St. Mary’s of the Assumption Church in Lawrence, Mass.
Massachusetts State Police place a military-type explosive projectile into a bed of sand in a dump truck after it was seized from a home.
A participant in the Naturalization Ceremony holds onto a flag and a copy of the Pledge of Allegiance prior to taking the Oath of Naturalization at the Lawrence History Center in Lawrence, Mass.
People file through the entrance of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services building after the grand opening ceremony in Lawrence, Mass.
ESU officers with the NYPD, the lead with a hand gun drawn, enter a boarded up building acting on a tip that a suspect was holed up in the building.
Potential supporters for Republican presidentail hopeful Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., are reflected in his sunglasses as he speaks at a campaign house party in Rye, N.H.
Niki Tsongas is joined by supporters as she enters a debate in Lowell, Mass.
A front loader clears the road of snow in downtown North Andover on Valentines Day.