Alabama Gov. Ivey authorizes several changes related to election

Gov. Ivey issued a supplemental State of Emergency related to the administration of the Nov. 3 election.

  Biden, Trump press contrasts in Midwest after debate chaos

Biden headed out on his most aggressive day on the campaign trail all year. Trump was to address voters and donors in Minnesota late in the day.
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Titans have NFL’s 1st COVID-19 outbreak; next game still on

The Tennessee Titans have shut down their facility until Saturday after eight positive virus tests, putting Sunday’s game vs. the Pittsburgh Steelers in jeopardy.

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I-85 northbound closed near Shorter; traffic being diverted at Exit 16

  Alabama mask mandate extended to November

It’s tire pressure light season in Alabama!

  State gas tax to increase by 2 cents Thursday

Montgomery investigating death of 46-year-old man

The Montgomery Police Department is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 46-year-old man.
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Study: Neanderthal genes are a liability for COVID patients

A study by European scientists published Wednesday by the journal Nature identifies a cluster of genes that are linked to a higher risk of hospitalization and respiratory failure in patients who are infected with the new coronavirus.

  Crenshaw Community Hospital looks to voters for financial boost

  Tuscaloosa Mayor promises stiff penalties to bars that violate occupancy ordinances

Lawsuit filed against Prattville Learning Academy owner, former director

Names will be removed from 2 University of Montevallo campus buildings

Man indicted in Autauga County child sex abuse case

UPDATE: Alabama ABC Board ends 11 p.m. alcohol sales cutoff

Troy, South Alabama football game postponed because of COVID-19

  Montgomery Regional Airport to upgrade parking system

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‘I Am Woman’ singer Helen Reddy dies at 78

The Australian-born singer enjoyed a prolific career, with hits that included “I Don’t Know How To Love Him” from “Jesus Christ Superstar,” “Ain’t No Way To Treat a Lady,” “Delta Dawn,” “Angie Baby” and “You and Me Against the World.”

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Troy, South Alabama football game postponed because of COVID-19

  Alabama Golf Association hosts 100 Hole Hike fundraiser

The Alabama Golf Association is putting its own spin on giving back by hiking 100 holes at the Montgomery Country Club.

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Hoover Burger King manager arrested for embezzlement, arson

Former Barbour County sheriff arrested by attorney general’s office

Ivey reacts to Alabama getting 1M rapid COVID-19 tests

3 positive, 15 exposed to COVID-19 on Elmore County High football team

Auburn man indicted for capital murder of Officer William Buechner

An Auburn man was indicted by the Lee Co. Grand Jury on Sept. 17 for the capital murder of police officer William Buechner, along with attempted murder charges and a domestic violence charge.
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  Bitter debate taunts overpower Trump’s, Biden’s visions

The debate will offer a massive platform for Trump and Biden to outline their starkly different visions for a country facing multiple crises, including racial justice protests and a pandemic that has killed more than 200,000 Americans and cost millions of jobs.

  Lawsuit filed after motorhome crash kills Montgomery couple

Third of 4 Tuskegee youth facility runaways found

Odds of next named storm increasing in Caribbean; any risk to Gulf?

  Save our Stages Act would keep music venues from closing amid pandemic