Americans brace for ‘hardest, saddest’ week of their lives; Europe hopes crisis peaking

Americans braced for what the nation’s top doctor warned Sunday would be “the hardest and saddest week” of their lives while Britain assumed the unwelcome mantle of deadliest coronavirus hotspot in Europe.
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  Feds recommend Americans wear face masks; NY governor says he’ll seize ventilators

"If they want to sue me for borrowing their excess ventilators to save lives, let them sue me," Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.

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31 dead, Alabama surpasses 1,800 confirmed COVID-19 cases

No injuries after Montgomery mobile home fire

  New COVID-19 tests coming to Lee County

ALEA issues alert for missing person

  21-year-old identified as victim in fatal Friday night crash

The pedestrian killed in a single-vehicle crash Friday night has been identified.
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Trump tempers officials’ grave assessments with optimism

The U.S. surgeon general offered some of the starkest warnings yet Sunday as he braced Americans for the worsening fallout from the new coronavirus, warning “this is going to be the hardest and the saddest week of most Americans’ lives, quite frankly.”

Oregon man killed in crash; Wetumpka woman charged with DUI

Jared Mayden prepping for NFL despite COVID-19

Can I....? ADPH addresses frequently asked questions related to statewide Stay at Home Order

  Couple marries in the middle of Lake Martin; guests watch by boat

More details wanted in Andalusia drive-by shooting

Can warmer than normal Gulf water temps increase our chance for severe weather?

  Alabama stay at home order goes into effect Saturday

More municipalities enact curfews amid COVID-19

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Only passenger on flight, woman going to see dying mother upgraded to first class for free

The flight crew upgraded the woman to first class, addressed her personally over the loudspeaker and took selfies with her.

SPORTS

Jared Mayden prepping for NFL despite COVID-19

  Mack Wilson prepares for second NFL season

With his rookie year in the rear view mirror, Mack Wilson now eyes that next step in year two in the NFL.

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Enterprise police seeing rise in domestic violence calls

  Troy University celebrating prom in a fun way

Georgia man dead, 2 others injured in Eufaula shooting

  American Diabetes Association urges Gov. Ivey to ease costs for diabetics during pandemic

Federal changes made to SNAP due to coronavirus

Alabama ARISE says changes to the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program have been made due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Trump says ‘toughest’ weeks ahead; New York gets ventilators from China

President Donald Trump warned Saturday that the county could be headed into its “toughest” weeks yet as the coronavirus death toll mounts, but at the same time he expressed growing impatience with social distancing guidelines and said he’s eager to get the country reopened and its stalled economy ba

March of Dimes launches virtual campaign

  Macon County Schools prepared for alternate education methods

Alabama National Guard dispels social media rumors about mobilization

Model forecasts Alabama hitting coronavirus peak mid-April