The week in 26 photos

U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with a man wearing a horse mask Tuesday, July 8, in downtown Denver. Obama <a href='http://www.cnn.com/2014/07/09/politics/obama-denver-night-out/index.html'>had an interesting night</a> in the city after he headlined a Democratic fundraiser earlier in the day. One man in a bar even offered marijuana to the President. As for the man in the horse mask, "it's unclear what message he hoped to convey," wrote the pool reporter assigned to cover the visit.

U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with a man wearing a horse mask Tuesday, July 8, in downtown Denver. Obama had an interesting night in the city after he headlined a Democratic fundraiser earlier in the day. One man in a bar even offered marijuana to the President. As for the man in the horse mask, "it's unclear what message he hoped to convey," wrote the pool reporter assigned to cover the visit.