A severe storm system in southeast Alabama takes lives, destroys homes, snaps trees and unleashes other tornadoes around the Southeast.
The president is engaging in fearmongering over visions of the U.S. turning into Venezuela under a Democratic administration.
The Alabama prisoner is scheduled to be executed Thursday, without a jury ever considering his life, education or mental health.
Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin cites complaints from the Jewish community, as black activists call for leadership changes and protests.
A new case could change the rules of double jeopardy, potentially to the benefit of the president and his former campaign manager.
The storm is expected to quickly weaken as it moves toward Arkansas. It did not reach hurricane status.
Republicans will get a shot at the governor's mansion in November's election, while Democrats avoid being shut out of House races in the state's "top two" open primary. Nationally, female candidates make gains.
The California Democratic Party, which temporarily lost its supermajority in the state Senate in February when a lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct resigned, loses another seat.
Forecasters say heavy rainfall and flash flooding are the biggest threats posed by Subtropical Storm Alberto, the first named storm of 2018.
After propelling Democrat Doug Jones all the way to the Senate, it’s their time to shine.