Zelma Huddleston's daughter called 911 to report finding her mother dead on Tuesday morning. A dispatcher continues questioning her as he sends help, and the victim's daughter said it looked like she'd been killed and that her mother's neighbor, Misty, was supposed to be watching her.
The Manatee County School District purchased six VGo robotic devices earlier this year for about $5,000 each. The robots are a way to connect hospitalized or homebound students straight into their classroom.
The Walden Grove High School PAC dance team performed a Wizard of Oz routine with current music mixed in at the school's homecoming assembly in Sahuarita, Arizona. A video of the performance posted to YouTube on Sept. 29 has been viewed more than 1.2 million times.
Actress Alyssa Milano got an idea from a friend of a friend on Facebook to elevate the Harvey Weinstein conversation. She took the idea to Twitter, posting: "If you've been sexually harassed or assaulted write 'me too' as a reply to this tweet." The hashtag #MeToo was tweeted nearly a million times in 48 hours, according to Twitter.
Just past midnight on Wednesday, October 18, the statue of John Hunt Morgan was lifted by crane onto a flat-bed semi truck. The statue was one of two controversial Confederate monuments removed by the city of Lexington.
A shelter manager says that many children are struggling with the aftermath of hurricanes Irma and Maria. "Sometimes you see them, they are drifting," she said. She and others are trying to help hurricane survivors in the Caribbean cope with the emotional toll left behind by the hurricanes.