#Alabama

.Alabama, USA
US hospitals are facing a shortage of oxygen. (Photo credit: AP)

  • Ray DeMonia, 73, was an antiques dealer
  • He died after being turned away from 43 hospitals across three US states
  • The hospitals had no ICU beds due to COVID

.Alabama, USA
Governor Kay Ivey of Alabama.(Photo Credit:Twitter/Kay Ivey)

  • Kay Ivey cited her staunch opposition to Joe Biden's vaccine push as the reason for the ban
  • Facebook clarified that it had mistakenly flagged the account as an imposter
  • The dispute was regarding Ivey's campaign page and not her gubernatorial account

.Alabama, USA
COVID-19 cases should be reported on a weekly basis by school districts in Alabama. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • COVID cases have been recorded from 84 school districts
  • Last week, the state's education system recorded 4,337 COVID-19 episodes
  • State Health Officer adviced discussion regarding vaccines

.Miami, FL, USA
Knighton and Hodges join Avantae Williams in list of suspended players

  • Jaylan Kinghton and Larry Hodges are suspended for multiple weeks
  • The announcement came ahead opener against Alabama
  • They join Avantae Williams in list of suspended players

.Alabama, USA
Alabama cop Eric Fields is known among fans as “Dwayne 'The Cop' Johnson” (Photo Credit Morgan county Sheriff)

  • Eric Fields is often mistaken as WWE superstar-turned-movie star Dwayne Johnson
  • Social media users were shocked to see the resemblance after the station shared the image online
  • His fans often ask him for pictures on the street

.Alabama, USA
(Photo Credit: AP)

  • Former US president was speaking at a rally in Alabama
  • He said that he predicted a 'disastrous' Joe Biden presidency
  • Biden's botched withdrawal in Afghanistan is the greatest display of incompetence, Trump said

.Alabama, USA
It's unclear how many tickets for the rally have been ordered for the rally. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Michael Cohen hit out at Donald Trump for holding a rally in Alabama on Saturday
  • "It's ignorant and worse than that it's immoral," Cohen said
  • The delta variation has wreaked havoc in Alabama

.Atlanta, GA, USA
Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., from left, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and former Georgia state Rep. Stacey Abrams, right, listen to people talk about their experiences in voting in Smyrna, Georgia. (Photo credit: AP)

  • Democrats won Georgia in the 2020 US Presidential elections
  • They now eye the other Republican strongholds in southern US
  • The mid-term elections will be held in 2022

.Alabama, USA
The delta variation has wreaked havoc on Alabama. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Donald Trump is scheduled to hold a rally Saturday in Cullman
  • Alabama Governor Kay Ivey declared a COVID-19 state of emergency last week
  • Alabama saw 3,890 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday

.Florida, USA
Fred's remnants were located early Sunday about 350 miles (565 kilometers) south-southeast of Pensacola, Florida. (Photo Credit: Representational/ UnSplash)

  • Fred regained its tropical storm status in the Gulf of Mexico early Sunday
  • A tropical storm watch was issued from the Alabama/Florida border to Ochlockonee
  • Fred's maximum sustained winds stood at 40 mph (65 kph) on Sunday morning