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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 $87,900 which is roughly $46/per square foot. More Birmingham information.

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Local news for Birmingham, AL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

1 min ago | Alabama Live

Invest in the Alabama Housing Trust Fund and support low-wage earners: reader opinion

Labor Day is a tribute to the contributions that workers have made to the strength and prosperity of America.

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3 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Labor Day 2014 also first day of meteorological fall

Most people think of the equinox marking the start of fall. This year it falls on Sept.

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7 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Elderly woman killed during apparent burglary at her Avondale home

An elderly woman was found dead inside her Avondale home Sunday evening, killed in an apparent break-in, police said.

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11 hrs ago | Alabama Live

2 killed, 2 wounded in gunbattle outside Birmingham biker club

The shooting happened just after 10 p.m. outside Showstoppers Motorcycle Club on Coosa Street.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Alabama Live

War medic, firefighter, home builder: Al Awtrey helped build Hoover

If you ever bought a house in Hoover, there was a good chance Al Awtrey had something to do with building it.

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Alabama Live

An old favorite is back, and the BBQ hunt has begun; here's your Birmingham food beat week...

The return of an old favorite sports bar and grill, the launch of another barbecue quest, and a Birmingham treasure changes hands.

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Alabama Live

Creating Opportunity: Birmingham-area businesses are crafting spaces...

For nearly six years, Brett Forsyth and Brandon Watkins operated their printing business out of Forsyth's basement while also working full-time jobs.

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Alabama Live

Organic Growth: Birmingham's yoga scene has transformed from a rarely ...

Melissa Scott is a full-time yoga teacher and leads one of three certified area yoga teacher training programs.

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Business Journal

Startup bringing - whole body cryotherapy' to athletes

Impact Cryotherapy , a company started in early June by local entrepreneur Richard Otto and his business partner Robert Atwood , manufactures and sells a whole-body cryotherapy system that is comparable to a 20-minute ice bath, but takes three minutes or less.

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Alabama Live

Forecast: More rain possible Sunday, Labor Day in Birmingham area

More rain could fall today and on Labor Day in the Birmingham area, though the chance of showers is lower than Saturday, according to the National Weather Service .

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Alabama Live

Auburn tailgate of the week: Tigers fans celebrate season opener with full day of fun

Charlie Dudley is pretty sure he knows what it takes to have an amazing tailgating party.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Alabama Live

Beyond booze, bite blocks: 'Horrendous' Civil War pushed surgeons to use anesthesia, says UAB doc

However, the huge number of battlefield injuries and the other horrors of the war played a major role in establishing the regular use of anesthesia in the United States, in part because of the experience gained with it during the conflict by the roughly 15,000 Union and Confederate doctors, according to Dr. Maurice S. Albin, a professor in the ... (more)

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Alabama Live

Man doing plumbing work in southwest Birmingham killed when ground caves in

A man who was doing plumbing work in southwest Birmingham died when the ground caved in on him, authorities said.

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Alabama Live

What the law says about flashing people on the highway

Traffic is congested on I-20/59 in Birmingham, Ala, during the afternoon rush hour Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014.

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SFGate

Judge denies class-action in Ala. teacher suit

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Christianity Today

At 28, Pastor Has Five Degrees and a 4,300-Member Flock

T he new senior pastor of the 4,300-member Church at Brook Hills in Birmingham, Alabama, recently turned 28, so maybe the jokes about him being so young will stop.

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Alabama Live

Forecast: Showers could start overnight in Birmingham, and Saturday will likely be wet

There's a chance of showers and storms starting late Friday night, and expect rain through the weekend in the Birmingham area, according to the National Weather Service .

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Alabama Live

Man in critical condition after being shot at Birmingham's George Ward Park

Birmingham police are investigating after a man was shot at George Ward Park, off Green Springs Highway, Friday night, Aug. 29, 2014.

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Alabama Live

Jurors upset after hearing 911 tape of Birmingham boy, 10, calling for help after mother stabbed

Gerronda Hill's two boys told jurors Friday they saw their mom's ex-boyfriend, Gregory Smith, stab her after she found Smith hiding in a closet of their new home the night of May 4, 2011.

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Alabama Live

Labor Day: Websites, apps and hotlines to make travel easier

Traffic is congested on I-20/59 in Birmingham, Ala, during the afternoon rush hour Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014.

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