US hits 70% vaccination rate — a month late, amid a surge

(AP) — The U.S. on Monday finally reached President Joe Biden’s goal of getting at least one COVID-19 shot into 70% of American adults —Read More

DaBaby offers second apology after recent homophobic comments

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rapper DaBaby offered another apology Monday while facing heavy backlash after he made crude and homophobic remarks at a recent Miami-areaRead More

FAMU forgives $16 million in student debt for the 2020-21 graduating class

(CNN) — Florida A&M University students got a welcome surprise when the university announced it would be paying off student financial balances for the 2020-2021Read More

Third officer who responded to Jan. 6 insurrection dies by suicide

WASHINGTON (WSVN) — A third officer who responded to the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol has died by suicide. D.C. Police confirmed theRead More

Zoo Miami announces death of meerkat

Zoo Miami is mourning the death of a beloved meerkat. Zoo officials said staff members making their rounds on Sunday were unable to find anRead More

Semi-truck sends turtle crashing into car’s windshield, driver and turtle unhurt

ST. LUCIE COUNTY, Fla. (WSVN) — A driver and a turtle are both lucky to be alive after a freak accident on a Florida highway.Read More

Deputies: 11-year-old Florida boy shot after another child finds gun

COCOA, Fla. (AP) — An 11-year-old boy was shot by another child after finding a gun inside a home in Florida, authorities said. The shootingRead More

Man charged with beheading woman in Minneapolis suburb

SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) — A man was charged with murder Friday for allegedly beheading a woman while they were in a car in traffic inRead More

MyPillow advertiser shunning Fox for refusal to air ad

NEW YORK (AP) — One of Fox News’ most visible advertisers, Mike Lindell and his MyPillow line of products, has pulled commercials from the networkRead More

Disney requiring US employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Walt Disney Company has joined other large companies in requiring employees to get vaccinated against COVID-19. The company said inRead More