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Sally weakens to a depression; still dumping torrential rains over eastern Alabama and western Georgia

Sep. 16, 2020 10:42 PM EDT
MIAMI (AP) — Sally weakens to a depression; still dumping torrential rains over eastern Alabama and western Georgia.
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) passes during an NFL training camp football practice in Frisco, Texas, Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

Fox Sports condemns Bayless' remarks about Prescott

Sep. 10, 2020 10:25 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fox Sports does “not agree” with Skip Bayless' comments criticizing Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott for coming forward speaking about his battle with depression. Bayless said on his “Undisputed” show Thursday “I don’t have sympathy for...

FILE - In this Monday, June 1, 2020 file photo, a woman looks through a window at a near-empty terminal at an airport in Atlanta. Anxiety and depression are rising among Americans compared with before the pandemic, research suggests. Half of those surveyed in a study released on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020, reported at least some signs of depression. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Depression, anxiety spike amid outbreak and turbulent times

Sep. 2, 2020 4:02 PM EDT

Mental health therapists’ caseloads are bulging. Waiting lists for appointments are growing. And anxiety and depression are rising among Americans amid the coronavirus crisis, research suggests. In the latest study to suggest an uptick, half of U.S. adults surveyed reported at least some signs of...