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1963 church bombing survivor seeks apology, restitution
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1963 church bombing survivor seeks apology, restitution

The “fifth little girl,” Sarah Collins Rudolph, survived but still has shards of glass in her body from the blast that took her sister, her right eye and her dreams of becoming a nurse. Rudolph, 69, is now seeking an apology from the state and compensation for what she says has been a lifetime of trauma.

Biden’s low-key campaign style worries some Democrats
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Biden’s low-key campaign style worries some Democrats

The final stretch of a presidential campaign is typically a nonstop mix of travel, caffeine and adrenaline. But as the worst pandemic in a century bears down on the United States, Joe Biden is taking a lower key approach.

No. 8 Auburn hosts No. 23 Kentucky on opening SEC weekend
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No. 8 Auburn hosts No. 23 Kentucky on opening SEC weekend

Both teams have little margin for error if they're going to contend in their respective divisions, especially in a season where games could be postponed or canceled. It's a chance for both to establish themselves as for real.

US experts vow ‘no cutting corners’ as vaccine tests expand
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US experts vow ‘no cutting corners’ as vaccine tests expand

A huge international study of a COVID-19 vaccine that aims to work with just one dose is getting underway as top U.S. health officials sought Wednesday to assure a skeptical Congress and public that they can trust any shots the government ultimately approves.

Games go on, but many traditions on hold in college football
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Games go on, but many traditions on hold in college football

Many other beloved traditions, some dating to the 19th century, also are on hold or taking different forms this year because of the pandemic. The Grove at Mississippi is closed. War Eagle flights are grounded at Auburn. Fans won't "Gather at the Paw" after games at Clemson.

Auburn to football fans: No TP rolling on replanted oaks
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Auburn to football fans: No TP rolling on replanted oaks

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn University is asking fans to avoid rolling its replanted oak trees with toilet paper as football games begin on campus. A statement from the school issued Wednesday says two oaks that were planted in 2017 and 10 descendant trees all had a good growing season this year. But a specialist...

House easily passes stopgap funding bill, averting shutdown
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House easily passes stopgap funding bill, averting shutdown

In a sweeping bipartisan vote that takes a government shutdown off the table, the House passed a temporary government-wide funding bill Tuesday night, shortly after President Donald Trump prevailed in a behind-the-scenes fight over his farm bailout.