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A Birmingham man is in jail after authorities say he tried to run over an officer who tried to arrest him on drug charges Tuesday.
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - More than 40 teams -- from professional chefs to amateur cooks, church groups to law firms - will stir their pots in the ninth annual Episcopal Place Gumbo Gala on Saturday at Birmingham's Sloss Furnaces.
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About the writer John Archibald is a columnist for the Alabama Media Group. His work appears in the newspaper on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and online at AL.com all the time.
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"I don't have a problem with my daughter going to a dance club. I have a problem with a promoter coming in, renting out an event center and running an adult-targeted material type of event," Rafferty said.
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BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- One of two people approached early this morning in a dark alley by Birmingham police officers investigating a robbery at a Wells Fargo ATM was shot by police after putting up a fight.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Three years ago, a tornado swept through the small North Smithfield Manor community of Jefferson County, destroying dozens of homes and heavily damaging the volunteer fire department.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- The third suspect in the shooting that injured three people last week in Birmingham's Inglenook area has been arrested, according to police.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Growing up down the street from Charley Boswell, a World War II hero and golf champion who was blind, inspired Birmingham resident Kerry Stein, who was born without sight and participates annually in the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry golf tournament.
Joel McCandless and Jabriel Jones, second- and first-place winners, respectively, of recent Wenonah High School 'Word Up!' poetry contest.
The burgers, fries and shakes chain is taking the corner space in the 20,000-square-foot row of buildings at 2112 Seventh Ave. South recently purchased and redeveloped by Birmingham's Shannon Waltchack in a $1.4 million deal .
In this photo taken on Monday, April 21, 2014, Foster Noone, 17, of Pelham, Ala., looks at a personal photo in a new exhibit featuring images of young people with varied sexual identities and preferences during the installation of the work in Birmingham, Ala.
The Clemson forward says it's time to take that step following his junior season, when he led the team in scoring, rebounding, blocks, steals and three-point goals made.
My parents never denied me a book, regardless of subject matter or reading level, which resulted in my reading dozens of novels in my youth that, upon reflection, are much more than the simple stories they seemed to be in my 11- or 12-year-old mind.
A man is in critical condition after he was shot in the head Tuesday night at a northeast Birmingham apartment complex.
American Village President and CEO Tom Walker attends the National Veterans Shrine and Register of Honor dedication ceremony at the American Village in Montevallo on Feb. 17, 2014.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - The day will be a sunny, warm one like recent days, but with fog across the area in the morning, according to the National Weather Service.
Our interns are a crucial part of our team, and Alexis Nord has brought her enthusiasm to the sales team.