New child payments expected to start this summer, IRS chief says

Democrats view the tax change as an opportunity to address income inequality worsened by the pandemic. According to some estimates, it would reduce the number of children living in poverty in the U.S. by more than half.
  • National

  GRAPHIC: Minnesota officer meant to draw Taser, not handgun, police say

The police chief in a Minneapolis suburb where a Black man was fatally shot during a traffic stop said Monday that he believes the officer who fired intended to use a Taser, not a handgun.

TOP STORIES

State Health Officer: Ala. will temporarily pause J&J vaccine shots

  Concerns over newly approved FAFSA graduation requirement

  Family suing Huntsville Board of Education after son’s death

COVID-19 in Alabama: 266 new confirmed cases on Tuesday

  Huntsville/Madison County Chamber hosts automotive manufacturing virtual job fair

If you’re looking for a job, there’s an event this Tuesday you need to know about.
  • National

  Expert says cop was justified in pinning down George Floyd

Chauvin lawyer Eric Nelson has argued that Floyd died last May because of his illegal drug use and underlying health problems, not because Chauvin pinned him to the pavement with his knee.

  Huntsville/Madison County Chamber hosts automotive manufacturing virtual job fair

  Madison County family gets creative after hail storm damages car

  New online resource for Huntsville Boards and Commissions positions

Trash Pandas single-game tickets on sale this weekend

Walk-in vaccine appointments available in Boaz Tuesday

Virtual hiring event for Mazda Toyota Manufacturing happening Tuesday

  Why Limestone County Schools decided to no longer require masks

  Marshall County Sheriff’s Office receives new body scanner for inmates

  • National

  GRAPHIC: Minnesota cop, police chief resign 2 days after Black motorist’s death

Officer Kim Potter and Police Chief Tim Gannon both resigned two days after the death of 20-year-old Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center.

SPORTS

Trash Pandas single-game tickets on sale this weekend

2020 National Championship Team to be honored during Alabama A-Day festivities

Alabama A-Day set for Saturday April 16th

MORE TOP STORIES

  Judge allowing evidence of gambling in Sheriff Blakely’s criminal case

  The race to the 2021 summer Olympic games is coming through the Rocket City

  Drive-thru college fair at Athens State University

Gov. Ivey signs alcohol delivery bill

  Self scheduling for the COVID-19 vaccine available at Huntsville Hospital

Huntsville Hospital announced a self-scheduling option for appointments at the Community Vaccination Clinic at John Hunt Park.
  • Coronavirus

  US recommends ‘pause’ for J&J shots in blow to vaccine drive

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration said they were investigating unusual clots that occurred 6 to 13 days after vaccination.

  Self scheduling for the COVID-19 vaccine available at Huntsville Hospital

DeKalb County citizens help deputies arrest burglary, theft suspect

One killed in rollover wreck on I-65 north near Priceville

More eligible for Alabama WIC program after guidelines expanded

SAND MOUNTAIN

Local church giving away chicken, groceries in Guntersville

Walk-in vaccine appointments available in Boaz Tuesday

DeKalb County citizens help deputies arrest burglary, theft suspect

This Alabama day trip is a must on a nice day

SHOALS

  Vaccination clinic held at Hellen Keller Hospital this week

  How the PPP loan helped a local business one year later

Spring home safety tips from the Muscle Shoals Police Department

Mask requirements for school systems across the Tennessee Valley