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Birmingham, Ala., designer Sandhya Garg has not had an easy time of it on Season 13 of Lifetime's reality series "Project Runway."
The Birmingham-based restaurant announced this week that its 11 th location will be in Tiger Town and will open during the winter of 2015.
Shaine Billingsley Grider, 26, is charged with third-degree burglary. He is being held in the Jefferson County Jail with bond set at $15,000.
Multiple metro contractors consistently show up on lists of the top companies in sectors like healthcare, public construction and international projects.
Gregory Smith texted his on-again, off-again, girlfriend, Gerronda Hill, the message, "till death do us part.
A judge has ruled that Alabama State Department of Education officials violated the due process rights of 122 current and former Birmingham school employees who were laid off or transferred to another job during the state's 2012 takeover of the financially struggling system.
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.
It's an angry voter's dream - politicians being dunked with icy buckets of water in front of City Hall.
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.
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 .
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.
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.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 06:17 am
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