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Pharmacists: Doctors writing prescriptions for possible COVID-19 treatment at expense of chronically-ill patients

Lupus patients say they are unable to get refills of their hydroxychloroquine after the announcement of clinical trials to study the drug for possible coronavirus treatment. Pharmacists say some doctors are writing prescriptions for friends and family members.

  Watching Your Wallet: Travel insurance likely won’t cover coronavirus-related cancellations

Travel insurance will cover cancellations in very limited situations, and pandemics aren't generally one of those. InvestigateTV looks at vacation refund policies.

COVID-19 Tracker: Check out the latest on test results around the country

InvestigateTV is monitoring coronavirus COVID-19 cases around the country and updating information here frequently.

  Watching Your Wallet: With coronavirus causing market volatility, financial experts help you watch your nest egg

With coronavirus COVID-19 impacting the economy, financial experts give you ideas on how to focus on long-range planning.

  Sanitized: Online listings for hand sanitizer, disinfectant advertise inflated prices

InvestigateTV finds hand sanitizer and wipes with majorly inflated prices; state attorneys general ask consumers to report price gouging.

  Tips limited despite dozens of witnesses in Birmingham man’s murder

Birmingham Police found Ki'Juan Harrell shot and nearly dead in a car in the parking lot at Fox Valley Apartments on Valley Drive early the morning of June 23, 2018.

  Congress takes up insurance rate discrimination

A House subcommittee is considering making changes to insurance laws to stop car insurance companies from basing rates on factors like credit scores.

Protecting personal information while job searching online

The BBB says before you apply for a job, make sure it’s a legit company. You can also contact them directly to make sure they’re actually hiring.

‘Without access to public records, there is no accountability’: A denial for ShotSpotter requests

The city has spent $2.6 million on something to fight crime but won’t allow media (or citizens) to access the data the system collects.

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  Nursing home offers ‘Do’s and Don’ts’ for reaching loved ones

Nursing homes throughout the state continue to limit interactions of their residents because of the on-going coronavirus theat. A local nursing home is offerings do's and don't for reaching loved ones during this time.