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Today in Pictures: August 19

Landslides hit Sitka, angry French farmers burn tires, Serena Williams serves and more in today’s best pictures.
Image: Wider Image: Tribal Festival of Maralal
Children play with an amusement train ride during heavy rain during the Maralal Camel Derby, Kenya, August 15, 2015. Maralal, a small, arid town about an eight-hour drive north of the Kenyan capital Nairobi, holds an annual camel festival, bringing together members of the Samburu, Turkana and Pokot semi-nomadic cattle-herding tribes.GORAN TOMASEVIC / Reuters