Servicewomen killed in Alabama plane crash identified

Authorities have identified the two service members who were killed when their plane crashed in a residential Alabama neighborhood.

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With no real power to stop the vote, Democrats argue the winner of the Nov. 3 election should choose the nominee to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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New US virus cases top 83,700 for 2nd day in row

Close to 8.6 million Americans have contracted the coronavirus since the pandemic began, and about 225,000 have died.

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  UPDATE: Phenix City man murdered in parking lot between Columbus nightclubs

  Valley man dead after allegedly starting a shootout at a Lee Co. gathering

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  Georgia secretary of state offers insight into what Columbus voters might see on election day

Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger said he is expecting over two million voters on election day.
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CDC highlights safety tips for in-person voting amid pandemic

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reminding Americans to be cautious while voting.

Suspect in Auburn officer’s 2019 death pleads not guilty

  Two men face off for Georgia’s 2nd district congressional seat

'I didn’t think it was real’: COVID-19 survivor leaves UAB after 2-month stay

  Columbus man faces 60 charges of theft, fraud, breaking and entering

  Manhunt concludes with an arrest after suspect falls in parking lot

LIST: Halloween events in the Chattahoochee Valley

One dead in motorcycle, car crash on Highway 431 in Eufaula

  UPDATE: Man charged with capital murder after stabbing Auburn man, woman inside their home

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  Senate votes to advance Barrett; confirmation expected Monday

Senate Republicans voted overwhelmingly Sunday to advance Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett toward final confirmation despite Democratic objections, just over a week before the presidential election.

SPORTS

Too close to call: Quarterfinal round to name Columbus baseball team leads to special semifinal round

  River Dragons release tentative start date for upcoming season

The tentative start date is Friday, Dec. 18.

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  Columbus woman’s absentee ballot found in another state

  Chattahoochee County School District puts focus on mental health for students

The Chattahoochee County School District is putting the mental health of their students first during this school year due to COVID-19.
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‘He’s our angel’: Veteran battling cancer rescues neighbors from burning Ill. home

It’s believed the fire was caused by an unsecured heat lamp in the garage that was keeping some baby chickens warm.

Cuthbert hospital closes after over 70 years of service

  Sgt. Maj. of the army tours military housing at Ft. Benning

Former Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard won’t receive lighter prison sentence

  Mayor suspends enforcement of mask mandate in Columbus