Destroyed power lines, broken utility poles and a demolished building, a result of Hurricane Maria, are seen in the small southern coastal town of Playa Punta Santiago, Puerto Rico on January 1. (Laura Kelly)
An emergency alert received by Hawaiians on the morning of Jan. 13, 2018, saying the state was under threat from an incoming ballistic missile. The Pentagon says it was sent in error. (Twitter user @rvelts via Business Insider) [http://www.businessinsider.com/hawaii-emergency-alert-ballistic-missile-false-alarm-mistake-2018-1]
Ruger EC9s a striker-fired handgun featuring a short, light, crisp trigger pull for faster, more accurate shooting. It is Slim, lightweight and compact for personal protection. Safety features include integrated trigger safety, manual safety, magazine disconnect and an inspection port that allows for visual confirmation of a loaded or empty chamber.
Former Presidents George H.W. Bush, Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter are joining together in an online campaign, called the OneAmericaAppeal, to raise money for those affected by Harvey and the floods it caused along the Texas coast. (Associated Press/File)
A woman walks down snow-covered Maverick Street in the East Boston neighborhood of Boston, Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, as a huge winter storm roared up the East Coast with hurricane-force winds, heavy snow and coastal flooding. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
The Equifax data breach affected millions of people. The victims had their personal information accessed or stolen. Businesses and consumers will have to confront accountability with these hacks. (Associated Press)