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Bryan Moran sprays down his dog, Rocky, at a fountain on July 1 in the Columbia Heights neighborhood of Washington, D.C.
Millions of American households were without electricity this weekend as a record-setting heatwave rolled across the eastern United States.
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A man jumps from a bridge into the Danube River on July 1 during a hot sunny day in Vienna, Austria.
Americans weren't the only ones breaking a sweat this weekend. Residents of Austria were greeted with scorching temperatures reaching 96 degrees Fahrenheit.
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A group of girls stick their feet in a water feature on June 29 at the World War II memorial in Washington, D.C.
Friday's temperatures in the nation's capital reached a high of 104 degrees Fahrenheit, breaking the record of 101 degrees set almost 80 years ago.
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