Four people were hospitalized Tuesday after falling in Central Park’s icy pond around 2:15 p.m. Two were men from the Bronx, ages 19 and 20, The other two were a police officer and a firefighter trying to rescue them. (None are believed to be seriously injured.)
At the time of the fall, the men were reportedly taking photos of each other standing on the ice.
- Dylann Roof pleaded not guilty to federal hate crime charges in the Charleston church massacre.
- The World Health Organization says that an interim analysis of a potential Ebola vaccine shows "100% efficacy in individuals."
- Beijing won its bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics. It's the first city to host both the summer and winter games.