Local news for Birmingham, AL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
3 hrs ago | Alabama Live
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Residents in three North Birmingham neighborhoods could see cleanup efforts for contaminated soil as early as February, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency representatives told the community Thursday night.
Should prostitution be legalized?
Could you pass a US citizenship test?
6 hrs ago | Alabama Live
If anyone in Birmingham ever wanted to have the harmonizing skills of famed a-cappella group Take 6 , Saturday, Dec. 15 is the perfect opportunity.
10 hrs ago | Alabama Live
VIVA Health care managers across the state of Alabama will soon begin using MedSnap ID, a prescription drug recognition tool built in Birmingham's Innovation Depot, to improve care.
14 hrs ago | Alabama Live
A Birmingham drug dealer convicted of killing another man in exchange for $7,000 was sentenced to life in prison without parole at a hearing Thursday morning.
15 hrs ago | Alabama Live
16 hrs ago | Alabama Live
In this Dec. 26, 1956 file photo, the Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth, center in hat, rides with white and other black passengers on a city bus in Birmingham, Ala., six days after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the buses must integrate.
21 hrs ago | Alabama Live
B y age 30, Hugh Martin was accustomed to working with unpredictable movie stars but he had yet to butt heads with Judy Garland.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Whether or not you're an opera fan, Opera Birmingham 's annual "Home for the Holidays" show is just about guaranteed to drive away the humbugs.
A prominent junior golf coach who once worked in Birmingham faces 65 felony charges in California after he was accused of sexually assaulting male students, according to the Associated Press .
An assembled crowd cheered when "Birmingham" appeared on the screen in a meeting room at Birmingham CrossPlex on Wednesday, Dec., 11, 2013.
The discussion revolving around the post, not just in the comment section here, but on Facebook, Twitter, and reddit was enlightening and civil and productive.
Maury Levine has always loved shopping malls. He even spent so much time in Birmingham malls as a kid he wanted to manage one when he grew up.
The Women's Fund of Greater Birmingham has awarded $278,000 in grants to improve women's economic security in the region, the largest amount of grants given by the organization in a single year.
Watson became the new chief officer for episcopal services and communications for the General Council on Finance and Administration on Nov. 6. Watson will oversee teh communications, corporate sponsorship and support services of the General Council.
Expect chilly weather through the week with mostly clear skies until Friday night in the Birmingham area, according to the National Weather Service .
Lamar Weaver greets the Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth and Ruby Shuttlesworth in the whites-only waiting room at Birmingham's train depot, Terminal Station, in a picture taken by photographer Robert Adams of The Birmingham News on March 6, 1957.