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Birmingham was founded in 1871 as a steel-making center. Today, it is a medical and financial center, as well as a lively hub of cultural activities and engaging historical sites.
7 hrs ago | Alabama Live
It's an angry voter's dream - politicians being dunked with icy buckets of water in front of City Hall.
11 hrs ago | Alabama Live
Birmingham attorney Donald Watkins has been on a campaign in the past few weeks to see federal judge Mark Fuller removed from the bench in the wake of the judge's arrest on a domestic violence charge in Georgia earlier this month.
16 hrs ago | Alabama Live
A Birmingham man on Tuesday was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for his conviction in the manufacturing of a bomb made from the parts of a vehicle's air bag cylinder .
20 hrs ago | Alabama Live
Gregory Smith, 36, could face the death penalty if convicted in the slaying of Gerronda Hill, 30, who was attacked when she entered her home May 4, 2011 at 2125 47th Street Ensley.
22 hrs ago | Alabama Live
A question and answer session will be held Wednesday for Jefferson County area attorneys who wish to submit proposals for providing legal services to indigent criminal defendants for the new fiscal year, which begins Oct. 1. The session will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday in courtroom 370 - presiding judge Houston Brown's courtroom - at the Jefferson ... (more)
A caravan of Corvettes from across the Southeast descended on Birmingham this afternoon, part of an event marking the 20th anniversary of the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky.
William Leigh Oliver, 28, is charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of Cornigel Lafayette Murray Saturday night at the Kangaroo Express in the 300 block of Robert Jemison Road, according to Birmingham police Lt.
If the Democratic National Convention decides it wants to make its 2016 home in Birmingham, the BJCC would receive substantial upgrades.
It has been 50 years since the Civil Right Act became law and segregation policies outlawed, yet blacks and whites largely live in different worlds and remain unable to communicate with each other, according to a study by two researchers.
A federal accident board has told UPS and its pilots' union they can no longer participate in the agency's investigation of a crash that killed two of the cargo shipper's pilots.
The Board of Directors for the Birmingham Boys Choir presented its fourth annual Taste of Birmingham in the Grand Ballroom of The Club.
A Birmingham man sought in the deadly hit-and-run of a woman earlier this month is now in police custody.
I've recently bought a complete set of irons and woods on the fleamarket and was wondering if anyone knows anything about them.
Temperatures tonight should stay in the mid-70s and rise into the mid-and-upper-90s Sunday afternoon, the weather service says.
Birmingham city officials and boosters got some high-profile help in their efforts to promote the city's bid for the 2016 Democratic National Convention.
Updated: Tue Aug 26, 2014 11:14 pm
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