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Birmingham, Alabama is located in Jefferson County. Zip codes in Birmingham, AL include 35222, 35233, and 35246. The median home price in Birmingham is $89,900 which is roughly $51/per square foot. More Birmingham information.

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1 hr ago | Alabama Live

Destined for Birmingham: Shannon Denney and Peter Brasovan wedding

Shannon Denney Brasovan of Mountain Brook found her soulmate, Peter, after she moved to Chicago.

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1 hr ago | CNews

Man claims penis amputated instead of circumcised

An Alabama man who went in to a hospital last month for a circumcision awoke after surgery to find his penis had been amputated, his lawyer said on Thursday.

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2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Back on the job: Work on long-stalled Birmingham west police precinct set to resume

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Construction work at Birmingham's long-delayed west police precinct is set to resume with a new contract, new company and new crew.

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3 hrs ago | Business Journal

TLC reality show to feature Birmingham fashion executive

Nine years after rising to prominence on Project Runway, Birmingham's Heidi Elnora Baker is set to launch her own show on TLC.

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6 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Forecast: Expect some showers and storms Thursday in Birmingham

Thursday could be a rainy day in the Birmingham area, with highs in the 80s, according to the National Weather Service .

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10 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Collaboration, not division, is key in transit talks between Birmingham City Council and Uber

Birmingham City Council has delayed its vote on proposed regulations for taxis and vehicles for hire until next week .

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Alabama Live

Birmingham school board promotes more principals as new school year approaches

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- With the first day of school set for Aug. 14, the Birmingham Board of Education continued promoting employees to key leadership positions this week.

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Southern Living

Staff Picks: Where We're Doggin' for National Hot Dog Day

From the ballpark to the backyard , hot dogs-or franks, or wieners, or frankfurters, or footlongs, or weenies-are as American as apple pie.

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Alabama Live

Quizzing at Quinlan Castle? SRI considering $10 million conversion of Birmingham landmark

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Southern Research Institute is putting together a plan to invest up to $10 million to convert the Quinlan Castle into a mixed-use project that could be used to teach children and adults about science.

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Alabama Live

Historic plea: Fairfield teen eligible for parole despite capital murder plea in slaying...

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - A teen who pleaded guilty Tuesday to five counts of capital murder in the 2012 shooting deaths of five men will be eligible for parole in less than 15 years, an official with the Alabama Board of Pardons and Parole has confirmed.

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Alabama Live

Rift among Democrats exposed following heated Shelia Smoot-Sandra Little Brown race

"They lied to the people, they deceived the people that they represent," Commission Sandra Little Brown, on some fellow Democrats BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Democrats -- including fellow commissioner George Bowman - were out to defeat her in last week's runoff election and that's one reason challenger Shelia Smoot came within a whisker of regaining the ... (more)

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Alabama Live

'The Mockingbird Next Door' offers a glimpse into the private life of Harper Lee, with...

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Chicago author Marja Mills is in Birmingham tonight to talk about her new book, "The Mockingbird Next Door: Life with Harper Lee," at an event called "A Mockingbird Tribute" at the Alabama Theatre, details of which are below.

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Birmingham, Alabama, plans to follow Armenia's example, introduce chess in schools

Birmingham, Alabama, plans to follow Armenia's example, introduce chess in schools 17:15 22.07.2014 Birmingham, Alabama, is looking to make chess a fixture in its schools, in hopes that it will allow kids to stretch their minds and improve their analytical abilities, the Desert News reports.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Alabama Live

Blue Birmingham

The Birmingham City Hall is illuminated by blue light in Birmingham, Ala., Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

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Alabama Live

Gay rights group wants less hate, more welcoming churches: meeting in Birmingham talks about how

The Rev. Kevin Higgs speaks at the launch of the Human Rights Campaign's Project One America, with Chad Griffin, right, president of Human Rights Campaign.

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Alabama Live

Two who survived shootings that killed 5 at Ensley Highlands house testify at capital murder trial

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - The only two survivors of a 2012 shooting that left five other men dead testified Tuesday about how they escaped.

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Business Journal

HUD says Birmingham has much to prove in multifamily market

With multiple projects in the works near Regions Field and Railroad Park, Housing and Urban Development says Birmingham's multifamily market needs to prove that demand exists from renters.

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Alabama Live

Is the conventional wisdom wrong about political conventions?

About the writer Kyle Whitmire writes political commentary for the Alabama Media Group.

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Alabama Live

Bring the DNC to Birmingham, y'all. Poor, afflicted Alabama Democrats could use a party: opinion

About the writer JD Crowe is the statewide cartoonist for the Alabama Media Group.

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Alabama Live

Underwear Comedy Party, Huntsville style: Epic Comedy Hour's third anniversary show to feature comedians performing in only their underwear

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Hanging out backstage at the Village Theatre in Atlanta last month, Justin Ledlow was getting nervous because he was about to walk onstage in his underwear.

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