Scattered rain today, more numerous showers and thunderstorms tomorrow and Friday

Numerous showers and thunderstorms expected Thursday and Friday.

How Biden chose Harris: Inside his search for a running mate

Forces in the country, and within the Democratic Party, were indeed pushing Biden toward a history-making pick.
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What do the kids say? K-12 students sound off on school

Anxious parents around the country are looking to schools that have already opened for signs of how it might go.

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Crash causes delays on Eastern Boulevard at South Court Street

What in the world was that cloud spotted in Alabama on Tuesday?

  ‘The Outback’ to help care for Montgomery feral cats

  Pandemic spurs effort to recruit younger poll workers

Student in Troy University dorm tests positive for COVID-19

A student living in a Troy University dorm tested positive for COVID-19, the university confirmed Tuesday.
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  US enters deal for 100 million doses of potential COVID-19 vaccine from Moderna

The vaccine is still in clinical trials and has not been approved by the FDA but is already being manufactured, so if it is approved, it can be rolled out quickly.

  Trump’s executive order gives people longer break before resuming student loan payments

  Boarding school in Camp Hill returns to campus amid COVID-19 pandemic

  AL Banker’s Association says state is experiencing coin re-circulation issue, no coin shortage

  $525,000 bond set for mattress store owner charged with sex abuse

  19 years pass since Shannon Paulk’s murder with no answers

Florala calls for commissioner’s apology for social media comments

Montgomery-based Civil Air Patrol crosses milestone for lives saved in 2020

  Judge tosses suit challenging governor’s mask order

  • National

Biden picks Kamala Harris as running mate, first Black woman

In choosing Harris, Biden is embracing a former rival from the Democratic primary who is familiar with the unique rigor of a national campaign.

SPORTS

SEC Commissioner Sankey: ‘As we move forward we hope, towards competition with no assurances that actually will take place’

Fever Preview: Carver Wolverines

The Carver Wolverines are aiming to return to the 6A playoffs in 2020.

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City of Birmingham building inspector accused of taking money in exchange for inspection

  Auburn prepares for return of students

‘It bothers them to think we might not have a season’: JSU and Troy coaches on COVID-19 and football

NAACP seeks rehearing in Alabama voter ID lawsuit

Faulkner’s football season postponed

The Faulkner University Eagles won’t play football this fall.
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Worldwide virus cases top 20 million, doubling in six weeks

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases worldwide topped 20 million, more than half of them from the United States, India and Brazil.

Oregon woman charged with exploiting elderly in Alabama

Alabama falling behind on Census count

$7M in CARES Act funds awarded to Alabama mental health programs

Sen. Doug Jones to speak at Democratic National Convention