Domestic abuse survivor Sherry Hunt, 39, stands with her son, Iray Grinan, 17, and daughter, Zeevah Venord, 8, outside of their Miami home on July 15, 2019. Hunt stated that a big reason she left her abuser was for her and her children’s safety.
Ruth Carp, 21, the brand ambassador for Peng CBD, blows a cloud of vapor during the USA CBD Expo at the Miami Beach Convention Center on August 2, 2019.
Helia Baez Armas, 14, on right, dances the Macarena with other campers, counselors and family members during opening day of Camp United Order True Sisters in A.D. Barnes Park in Miami, Florida on July 20, 2019. Camp UOTS is a week-long sleepover camp for children diagnosed with cancer.
Over 200 people were baptized during an international convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses at Marlins Park in Miami, Florida on July 6, 2019.
Aubergine, a baby hippo at Zoo Miami receives a follow up exam on July 12, 2019 to determine the effectiveness of a soft palate surgery he had in May.
Jonathon Aledda cries during the testimony given by Cornelius Lattimore at Aledda’s sentencing hearing in Miami, Florida on July 3, 2019.
Democratic presidential candidate, Senator Kamala Harris, makes a statement to media outside of the Homestead Detention Center on June 28, 2019
“One does not even work comfortably because you spend the whole day in fear that at any moment, on any corner you can be stopped,” this Venezuelan man facing deportation said in Spanish on July 14, 2019. Immigration and Customs Enforcement deportation raids were projected to begin in Miami, Florida on July 14 after a two-week postponement.
Democratic presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren holds a town hall on the Florida International University campus on June 25, 2019.
Minnesota Twins pinch-hitter Nelson Cruz (23) grounds out during the eighth inning of an interleague Major League Baseball game between the Miami Marlins and the Minnesota Twins at Marlins Park in Miami on Wednesday, July 31, 2019.
Henry Tonsmeire, 2, pokes at a lubber grasshopper held by his mother, Elizabeth Tonsmeire during a visit to the Anhinga Trail in the Everglades National Park on July 11, 2019.
CanesFest attendees listen while University of Miami football coach Manny Diaz speaks after the team autograph session in the Carol Soffer Indoor Practice Facility on August 3, 2019.
Bentley Francis, 3, sulks at the feet of his great-grandmother Jean Thetford, 78. The wheelchair is more of chair for Thetford who only uses it when she needs a place to sit outside. Keeping up with a 3-year-old at her age can be difficult but she spends most days doing just that. The time she spends with Bentley is never enough, she said. "My daddy used to say that time would go faster when I got older, and I would say, 'Daddy, that's the craziest thing I ever heard,'" Jean says. "But I think I might've been wrong because it sure seems to be whirling now."
Reverend Megan Huston finds a moment of peace amidst the chaos of her day, taking a sip of water as her twin daughters nurse. Huston is the senior minister at First Christian Church in Bowling Green, Ky and does her best to juggle work and family. "The church has been so supportive," she said of adjusting to new demands of being a mother and a minister. "I couldn't be more grateful."
On his way outside, Conner, an 11-week-old beagle-boxer mix, can wait no longer. Conner is a guest at L.I.F.E. House, a no-kill shelter in Frankfort.