January 31, 2015
Freed-Hardeman forward Hayley Newby encourages her teammate Grace Alonso de Armino, to get up after falling Saturday during a game. Freed-Hardeman defeated Columbia College, 85-67.
Columbia College women's basketball played Freed-Hardeman University on Saturday. Columbia College lost 67-85.
Columbia College guard Ashley Fisher practices shooting Saturday before playing Freed-Hardeman University. Columbia College lost 67-85.
LSU guard Keith Hornsby, No. 4, and Mississippi State guard I.J. Ready, right, dive for a loose ball in the second half of Saturday's game in Starkville, Mississippi. Mississippi State won 73-67.
Pediatrician Charles Goodman holds an MMR vaccination, an immunization against measles, mumps and rubella at his practice Thursday in Northridge, California. Goodman posted a notice in his waiting room and on Facebook saying his practice will no longer see children whose parents won't get them vaccinated.
New England Patriots backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, left, holds a football and stands next to starting quarterback Tom Brady during Friday's walkthrough in Foxborough, Massachusetts. Garoppolo's been tasked with imitating Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson to help New England prepare for Seattle's speedy signal caller. The two teams will meet in Sunday's Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale, Arizona.
Florida guard Michael Frazier II celebrates with the student section after the Gators' 57-56 win over Arkansas on Saturday in Gainesville, Florida.
South Carolina forward Laimonas Chatkevicius, left, looks to make a move around Mississippi's Sebastian Saiz on Jan. 10 in Oxford, Mississippi. Chatkevicius paced the Gamecocks with 12 points Saturday in a 67-50 win over the Georgia Bulldogs in Columbia, South Carolina.
Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl waves goodbye to supportive fans while leaving the court following Auburn's 71-63 loss to Tennessee at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tennessee, on Saturday.
Serena Williams reacts during her match against Maria Sharapova during the women's singles final at the Australian Open on Saturday in Melbourne, Australia.
NFL Counsel Dolores F. Dibella holds up Super Bowl tickets to show the their security features during a counterfeit ticket and merchandise news conference for Super Bowl XLIX on Thursday in Phoenix.
Carl B. Sundermeyer, center, dances the dosey doe with Abreille Berry, 14, left, and Meagan Talley, 14, on Thursday during the Senior Citizen Prom at the Callaway Christian Church.
Senior Citizen Prom king Kenneth Jones takes in the dance scene Thursday at the Callaway Christian Church. Participants placed their names in a lottery to win the title of king or queen.
Francis Harlan, left, dances with Skyler Barker, 15, during the senior citizen prom Thursday at the Callaway Christian Church.
Seniors and high school students line dance on Thursday during the Senior Citizen Prom at the Callaway Christian Church. The Easy Rhythm Band provided accompaniment throughout the evening.
Abreille Berry, 14, dances with J.C. Rountree during the Senior Citizen Prom on Thursday at the Callaway Christian Church. The North Callaway FFA hosted the event for area seniors.
Senior Citizen Prom queen Darlene Behlmann dances with Ed Winkelman on Thursday at the Callaway Christian Church. About 85 people gathered at the church for a prom hosted by the North Callaway FFA.
Ida May Fuller, 76, displays a Social Security check for $41.30 on Oct. 4, 1950, at her home in Ludlow, Vermont. On Jan. 31, 1940, Fuller received the country's first Social Security check for $22.54. By the time she died in 1975 at age 100, she had received nearly $23,000 in benefits.
January 30, 2015
Hickman guard Chase Thomas, left, drives past Christian Brothers College High School guard Sam Orf at Hickman High School on Friday. Thomas was second in scoring with 18 points.
Hickman guard Jimmy Whitt attempts a contested jump shot during the first half of a varsity boys basketball game against Christian Brothers College High School at Hickman High School on Friday. The Kewpies improved to a 13-5 record after defeating CBC 69-60.