Miami, FL, resident Marquel Brooks was fatally shot in Brownsville Saturday night after spending the afternoon at his kids’ football games. Some social media posts said Brooks was hit in a drive-by shooting.
A lightning strike that hit a power line on Thursday in Miami Springs caused a fire in a home attic. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews were able to contain the fire. Florida Power & Light is working to restore power to the area.
A police officer scaled a condo building in North Brunswick, New Jersey, to save two children and their two grandparents on December 8 after a fire broke out. The officer lowered the kids, then the adults to officers below.