The world is constantly changing, and it can be difficult to keep up with all the news. From the tragic death of a New Jersey councilwoman to the review of a murder case, it’s important to stay informed. That’s why we’ve put together this summary of recent news stories, so you can stay up to date on the events that matter.
Tragedy struck New Jersey on February 3, 2023, when Eunice Dwumfour, a 30-year-old councilwoman, was found dead in her car with multiple gunshot wounds. NBC News’ Ron Allen has more details on what neighbors are saying they witnessed.
In other news, a FDNY firefighter recently saved lives after death through organ donations. Despite being gone, this brave firefighter was able to make a lasting impact on the world.
Weight loss drugs like Wegovy are becoming more popular, but access is limited by insurance and Medicare coverage. This is an issue that needs to be addressed in order to ensure that everyone has access to the treatments they need.
Adnan Syed’s murder case is being reviewed by a Maryland court, and the outcome could have major implications for the criminal justice system.
Russia recently struck the Ukrainian city of Kramatorsk in a deadly missile attack, resulting in major destruction and loss of life.
Rep. Ilhan Omar was voted out of the Foreign Affairs committee by GOP members, sparking debate about the role of politics in the legislative process.
400,000 people are still without power in Texas after a winter storm, and the situation is dire for those affected.
An NBC News exclusive revealed that a suspected Chinese spy balloon was found hovering over the northern United States.
The College Board announced changes to the AP African American studies course, which will hopefully help future generations understand the history of the African American experience.
Estimates suggest that billions of dollars were stolen in Covid-related fraud, and authorities are working hard to identify and prosecute those responsible.
A Staten Island restaurant is bringing ‘nonnas’ from around the world together, celebrating the power of food to bring people together.
Tom Brady retired ‘for good’ after a record-breaking career, and fans around the world mourned the loss of one of the greatest football players of all time.
Video evidence places Alex Murdaugh at the crime scene minutes before the incident, and prosecutors are using this to build their case.
At least 8 lives were claimed by a winter storm in the Southeast, and authorities are still working to assess the damage.
The FBI recently searched Biden’s Delaware beach house, and the results of this search are yet to be released.
Thousands of people gathered to celebrate the life of Tyre Nichols, who was brutally beaten by the ‘SCORPION Unit’ in Memphis.
Alec Baldwin was formally charged with involuntary manslaughter in the ‘Rust’ shooting, and the case is ongoing.
The Trailblazing NASA astronauts were awarded the Congressional Space Medal of Honor, and the ceremony was a beautiful tribute to their accomplishments.
The chief investigator of the Jan 6th attack on the Capitol has stated that the government could have prevented the attack, raising serious questions about the security of the Capitol.
Stay Informed: A Summary of Recent News Stories