Published Jan. 11


  1. A traveler adjusts her mask Monday while waiting to check in for her flight at the Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles. About 1 million Americans a day packed airports and planes over the weekend as public health experts pleaded with people to stay home and avoid big Thanksgiving gatherings.
  2. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington in 2016, before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Syria.
  3. This photo from a Zoom press conference shows New York Mets President Sandy Alderson earlier this month. Alderson returned as team president when Steve Cohen bought the Mets from the Wilpon and Katz families.
  4. Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike takes off her mask as she speaks at a news conference in Tokyo, Tuesday. Koike remains firm about being able to safely hold the Olympics next year despite growing concerns about Japan's recent resurgence of COVID-19 infections.
  5. David Dinkins delivers his first speech as mayor of New York on Jan. 2, 1990.
  6. A box of food items for a family's Thanksgiving meal is pictured at University Area Community Center in Tampa on Fri., Nov. 20, 2020. University Area CDC and Metropolitan Ministries donated Thanksgiving meals to over 600 families in need.
  7. The University of South Florida College of Education. USF runs a program providing scholarships of up to $30,000 a year in accelerated masters programs for STEM majors. [OCTAVIO JONES   |   Times]
  8. President-elect Joe Biden walks to speak to media as he arrives to meet virtually with the United States Conference of Mayors at The Queen theater Monday, Nov. 23, 2020, in Wilmington, Del.
  9. Lauren Mayhew poses for a portrait at Mise en Place Restaurant in Tampa. Mayhew, a Tampa native, voiced the character of Val Thundershock in a new Hulu series "TrollsTopia."
  10. Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Kevin Minter, left, looks on while Los Angeles Rams running back Cam Akers (23) celebrates his 4-yard touchdown catch during the third quarter on Monday.
  11. A Canadian flag flies with an American flag on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020, at the entrance to the Green Bay Mobile Home Park in Dunedin.
  12. Small business owners ask: So how do we continue to operate, but safely? For starters, we can follow CDC public health guidelines.