Kent Covington

Wednesday morning news – September 16, 2020

Hurricane Sally slows, set to make landfall today » Hurricane Sally slowed to crawl on Tuesday over Gulf waters. The storm did not slam the coast last night as expected. But outer rain bands and tropical storm force winds still lashed barrier islands in Alabama. 

Tuesday morning news – September 15, 2020

Hurricane Sally set to slam Gulf Coast today » Hurricane Sally will make landfall on the Gulf Coast today, quite possibly as a Category 2 storm, packing winds of more than a hundred miles per hour. 

Monday morning news – September 14, 2020

LA County deputies critically wounded in ambush attack » Two Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies were fighting for their lives on Sunday as police conducted a manhunt for the gunman who shot the deputies in their squad car. 

Friday morning news – September 11, 2020

Trump clashes with reporters over book excerpt controversy » President Trump clashed with reporters at the White House Thursday over excerpts from a forthcoming book by journalist Bob Woodward. 

Thursday morning news – September 10, 2020

NIH: Halted vaccine study shows ‘no compromises’ on safety » Top government doctors told lawmakers on Capitol Hill Wednesday that when a coronavirus vaccine is delivered to the public, it will be safe and effective. 

Wednesday morning news – September 9, 2020

Vaccine makers sign pledge not to rush a vaccine too quickly » The leaders of nine pharmaceutical companies racing to develop a coronavirus vaccine have signed an unprecedented pledge to help reassure the American public. 

Tuesday morning news – September 8, 2020

Trump, Biden battle over economy, COVID-19 on Labor Day » President Trump marked Labor Day at the White House by touting the country’s economic recovery. 

Monday morning news – September 7, 2020

White House, Trump campaign push back against Atlantic report » The White House and the Trump campaign are pushing back hard against an anonymously sourced report that accused President Trump of disparaging U.S. troops.

Friday morning news – September 4, 2020

Biden visits Kenosha, Wis., meets with Blake family » Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden traveled to Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Thursday—two days after President Trump visited the town. 

Thursday morning news – September 3, 2020

Biden, Trump trade jabs over handling of pandemic » As campaign season kicks into high gear, Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden took aim Wednesday at President Trump’s handling of the pandemic.