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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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35 min ago | Business Journal

Birmingham fliers willing to drive for better flights

Birmingham's frequent fliers are excited about the new $201 million upgrade recently unveiled at Birmingham Shuttlesworth International Airport, but passengers would still prefer to have more options when flying out of the Magic City.

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4 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Adults with disabilities 'just light up' at first ever UCP of Greater Birmingham LINCPoint...

Those that could dance, danced. Those that couldn't stand, they danced, too, often with more enthusiasm and motion than those standing.

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5 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Calls for national for police body cameras growing louder on White House website and in Birmingham

A petition on the White House website asking the federal government to require all police officers to wear body cameras while on duty has surpassed the required 100,000-signature threshold needed for an official response.

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9 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Universoul Circus is back in Birmingham Aug. 20-24; take a look back at the troupe's earlier Magic City visits #throwbackthursday

The famed Universoul Circus - featuring such attractions as Lucky the Host, the Zhenjiang Acrobatic troupe from China, The Willy Family Highwire Act from Colombia and The Olate dogs from Chili - is back in Birmingham this week.

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11 hrs ago | Business Journal

Alabama Theatre to host 'Paula Deen Live!'

"Paula Deen Live!" is a 90-minute show that is an interactive culinary experience for those in attendance, according to a release from PDV Paula Deen Ventures and Springer Mountain Farms announced that Birmingham would be a stop on the schedule of the southern cook's new live television show.

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15 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Ashfaq Taufique weighs in on Mideast conflict, Muslim relations in Birmingham: 3 questions, 5 minutes

Although it may seem to be a world away, the conflict in the Middle East hits home here in Birmingham.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Alabama Live

Corvette Caravan 8-20-14

More than 400 Corvette enthusiasts - and their cars - are expected to descend on the Birmingham area Aug. 25 to Aug. 27 on their way to the 20th anniversary celebration of the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky.

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WSFA-TV Montgomery

Study: Bad roads cost Birmingham drivers $1,600 annually

When you drive around Montgomery you may notice some less than ideal driving conditions.

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Alabama Live

"Why not Birmingham?" Mayor William Bell explains logistics, feasibility behind city's bid for 2016 Democratic National Convention

Birmingham's bid to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention is backed by a feasibility plan that includes stacks of maps, 3D video imagery and plans for major renovations to meet the requirements.

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Alabama Live

Indie star Melodie Sisk comes to SHOUT fest with horror film, says that Birmingham is now home

A busy indie-film actor and producer, Melodie Sisk is the co-star of a new, out-of-the-box horror film, "The Ladies of the House," that promises to be one of the highlights of the Birmingham SHOUT LGBTQ Film Festival this weekend.

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Alabama Live

Forced prostitution, heroin distribution alleged in Shelby County arrest

A Birmingham man is behind bars in Shelby County on charges that he required a woman to prostitute herself and had heroin for distribution, according to court documents filed Tuesday.

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Alabama Live

Money trail leads to criminal probe of community health centers, the backbone of Obamacare: AL.com investigates

The 1,300 community health centers across the United States are meant to serve as the backbone of the Affordable Care Act's plan to leave no one without health care.

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Alabama Live

Birmingham's Chris Sams plays dual roles in SHOUT's 'Occupying Ed'

The actor and graduate of Clay-Chalkville High School and the University of Montevallo left for Los Angeles five-and-a-half years ago, and since then, he has worked regularly, from the Los Angeles revivals of "Boys in the Band" and "Rent," to background work in feature films.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Chattanooga Lookouts clip Birmingham Barons on Sweeney's homer in 11th

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Darnell Sweeney's two-run home run in the top of the 11th held up to give the Chattanooga Lookouts a 7-6 Southern League baseball victory Tuesday night when the Birmingham Barons managed only Trayce Thompson's leadoff homer in the bottom of the inning and left the tying run on second base.

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Alabama Live

'We have to be the movement': Students, residents march in Birmingham in honor of slain Missouri teen Michael Brown

Those who gathered in Birmingham, many of them students at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, marched, posed with their hands up, carried signs and chanted "no justice, no peace" and "hands up, don't shoot."

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Alabama Live

Birmingham area police accept military gear; say it's not for militarization but saving lives

Trussville police have an armored truck because of the Department of Defense's 1033 program.

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Alabama Live

What Birmingham can learn from Ferguson Missouri

In September of 2002 Dave Adkisson, the then President of our Birmingham Area Chamber of Commerce , and I got up for an early morning jog.

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WSFA-TV Montgomery

Birmingham PD identify suspect in fatal hit-and-run that killed mom of three

Police have secured arrest warrants for 25-year-old Sylvester Taylor. He is wanted for manslaughter and leaving the scene of an accident.

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Business Journal

Birmingham Land Bank Authority fills final seats

The Birmingham Land Bank Authority has finally filled the seats and named the appointees to head the group tasked with managing Birmingham's blight.

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Alabama Live

'Everybody loves movies': Birmingham SHOUT, Alabama's only gay film...

Birmingham SHOUT LGBTQ Film Festival -- the only gay and lesbian film festival in the state of Alabama - returns to the Magic City this Saturday and Sunday.

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