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Health officials advise against large Thanksgiving gatherings, ‘We’re not going to get a do-over on this’
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Health officials advise against large Thanksgiving gatherings, ‘We’re not going to get a do-over on this’

By CAROLINE BECK, Alabama Daily News MONTGOMERY, Ala. – State health officials on Monday urged Alabamians to take extreme cautions during this week’s Thanksgiving holiday and Black Friday events as COVID-19 cases continue to rise. “If we want to live to see another Thanksgiving, and I do, then that may mean stepping back this Thanksgiving...

Business Council of Alabama launches ‘Keep Alabama Open’ initiative
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Business Council of Alabama launches ‘Keep Alabama Open’ initiative

By CAROLINE BECK, Alabama Daily News MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Business Council of Alabama launched the “Keep Alabama Open” movement Tuesday in reaction to some states taking on stricter public health orders and continued talk of federal mandates from the incoming Biden administration aimed to slow the spread of COVID-19. The council argues that stricter...

Trump seems to acknowledge Biden win, but he won’t concede
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Trump seems to acknowledge Biden win, but he won’t concede

President Donald Trump on Sunday appeared to acknowledge for the first time that Joe Biden won the White House, but made clear he would not concede and would keep trying to overturn the election result. Trump's statements came in tweets that included several baseless claims about the Nov. 3 vote, which state and federal officials say was safe and secure.

Twin Senate runoffs in Georgia could shape Biden presidency
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Twin Senate runoffs in Georgia could shape Biden presidency

By BILL BARROW Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — The outcome in several contested states will determine whether Joe Biden defeats President Donald Trump. But if the Democratic challenger wins, the ambitions of a Biden presidency could well come down to Georgia. Georgia, long a Republican stronghold — but one with rapidly changing demographics — could...