Gulf Coast's 'Redneck Riviera' a virus hot spot

The U.S. Gulf Coast is glowing like a bad sunburn on maps that show COVID-19 trouble spots in red. Alabama's coastal counties lead the state in new cases, and some events have been canceled in Florida and Louisiana because of the latest surge. (Aug. 19)

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