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The manager of the Rebelot Bar near Milan with takeaway cocktails for customers.

Make ‘to-go’ cocktail sales permanent

Americans who make it through the coronavirus pandemic should be allowed to get alcohol delivered and as takeout for the rest of their lives.
Inside the Immigration and Customs Enforcement processing center in Pine Prairie, Louisiana.

Inside an ICE facility in Louisiana, detainees say ICE is depriving them of masks, under-testing for COVID-19, and moving migrants around the country

About 48% of detainees tested for in ICE facilities are positive for COVID-19. Detainees told Business Insider they're not getting basic supplies.
A skateboarder wearing a mask rides down the boardwalk on April 02, 2020 in Miami Beach, Florida.

9 charts reveal how outbreaks in US coronavirus hot spots have progressed daily since the beginning of March

As the US surpasses 788,000 cases — more than any other country — data shows how the virus is spreading across some of its biggest hot spots.
Pastor Tony Spell is seen as he welcomes local residents for Eastern mass at the Life Tabernacle megachurch challenging state orders against assembling in large groups to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Baton Rouge Louisiana U.S., April 12, 2020.

Louisiana pastor Tony Spell, who defied stay-at-home orders to hold in-person church services, turned himself in to police after driving a bus toward ...

Tony Spell, of Life Tabernacle Church in Louisiana, turned himself in to police and was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Louisiana’s lieutenant governor says the state may have canceled Mardi Gras with federal guidance ‘had we known what was to come’

Billy Nungesser said he and other Louisiana officials "probably would have taken other action" amid federal advice in the novel coronavirus pandemic.
A tornado toppled houses in Monroe, Louisiana on April 12, 2020.

At least 6 people are dead in Mississippi as strong tornadoes and severe storms threaten millions in the South

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch across 11 counties in central Mississippi until 9 p.m. local time on Sunday.
The Rahim family at Zain's 2-year-old birthday.

Constant fear, missed milestones, and showers before hugs: The coronavirus is unleashing an agonizing ‘new normal’ on medical workers and ...

"If these are the final days I have with my husband, I don't want to live apart from him," said the pregnant wife of a medical resident in Louisiana.
Pastor Tony Spell disregarded a state-wide order to not hold gatherings larger than 50 people.

An evangelical pastor who was charged after holding in-person church services says he doesn’t like livestreams because he can’t touch pari...

Tony Spell, an evangelical pastor at the Life Tabernacle Church in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, was charged with six misdemeanor charges on Tuesday.
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards

Governors warn that state healthcare supplies and hospitals could be overwhelmed as soon as early April

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer warned as hospitals struggle to confront the coronavirus, the state could be in "dire straits in a matter of days."
Brittany and Drew Brees.

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is donating $5 million to coronavirus relief in Louisiana

Drew Brees is partnering with Harvest Food Bank, Ochsner Health Systems, and local restaurants to provide meals across Louisiana.