(WAFF) - Alabama's own Senator Jeff Sessions will be on the hot seat Tuesday as the first round of senate confirmation hearings begin for President-Elect Donald Trump's cabinet picks. In fact, Sessions is up first in a long list of nominees set to be vetted by a number of U.S. Senators during the next couple of weeks.
Authorities have identified the Orange County Sheriff's Office deputy who was killed in a motorcycle crash when responding to a massive manhunt for a suspect in the fatal shooting of an Orlando police sergeant. The sheriff's office said Monday that he is 35-year-old Deputy First Class Norman Lewis.
It will be breezy at times this morning, but otherwise quiet and about 20° warmer than yesterday morning. Despite the lack of sunshine, a stout southerly breeze around 15-20 mph will warm temperatures into the mid/upper 50s today. Isolated showers are possible by the evening commute with steadier light to moderate rain expected overnight.
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