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Sandra Shells was attacked at a bus stop on Thursday morning. Authorities said she died Sunday at the same hospital she worked at for 38 years.
The zoo is naming its month-old little blue penguin "Rose" after Betty White's character on the NBC sitcom "Golden Girls".
A rabbi who endured a standoff at a Texas synagogue said he and other hostages fled after he threw a chair at the assailant, Malik Faisal Akram.
Jorge Diaz-Johnston was a leading figure in Florida's marriage equality movement and the brother of former Miami Mayor Manny Diaz.
A tornado with 118 mph winds touched down in southwest Florida, traveled almost two miles and tore up multiple trailer parks.
Declaring Americans' "freedom to vote is under assault," Vice President Kamala Harris honored slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. by demanding the Senate continue his work and pass the voting rights legislation currently stalled. (Jan. 17)
President Joe Biden came to office one year ago on promises to heal a deeply divided nation and end the unrelenting COVID pandemic. Biden wraps up his first year with some notable achievements, but progress on those two vows as elusive as ever. (Jan. 18)
Mourners gathered Monday for funeral services for nine children and three adults who died in a Philadelphia fire five days into the new year, the deadliest blaze in the city in more than a century. (Jan. 17)